What if all the skills you developed were about something bigger?
Imagine using your nursing skills serving marginalized people who have never seen the love of Jesus lived out.
The area where I work has less than 0.05% Christians, so this has become my prayer for myself and other staff of the hospital: That the love of God would fill us and splash over to the people around us.
An Interserve nurse in South Asia
“Jesus, help me! Jesus, help me!” The words came from the small six-year-old girl who had already been sick for four days. What became devastatingly clear was that Abi had dengue haemorrhagic fever, and had now gone into shock. Her parents had been watching her deteriorate but, like so many of their friends and neighbours,…Read More
I returned to Central Asia a little over six months ago, after a two-year hiatus at home that had seemed to take forever. Yet now that I am back here, that time at home seems more like a memory, a blink of time that in reality passed very quickly. I have returned to a very…Read More
Sometimes discipleship happens in the context of long-term relationships. At other times, brief encounters give us the opportunity to share God’s love in meaningful ways. Being disciples of Jesus means allowing His love to fill up our lives, so that whatever the situation, we are ready to let that love splash over on those around…Read More
At the organisation where I volunteer a few days a week doing prenatal care, I meet women who have fled from the horrors of war. Most women at the clinic are victims of the most heinous acts. These women, almost all of them, are pregnant through rape. What can one say to someone who is…Read More
Where I work, we often talk about serving God by serving others. As long as nurses are willing to adapt their vision of what working as a nurse means, there are so many opportunities. Pediatrics, medicine, surgery, public health, education, midwifery--a nurse has broad enough skills to be used in many different ways. Serving in Christ's name speaks volumes to those with 'ears to hear.'
Veteran Partner, South Asia
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Take on the challenge of providing high quality nursing in a low-tech environment. Join the staff of a 100-bed hospital providing care for newborns and neonates and teaching local staff.
Serve women in a well-populated tribal area as a midwife at a 75-bed hospital. Offer training to local nurses wishing to enhance their skills in providing quality care in a low tech environment.