Posts tagged core values
Restoring the Broken at CURE Ethiopia
There’s an inherent duality in the nature of CURE. It’s written right into the mission statement: “heal the sick and proclaim the kingdom of God.” As Christians, we are called to care for both the physical and spiritual aspects of a person’s life. It’s no secret that our physical bodies will die one day, but […]
Intentional Relationships at CURE Kenya
When I first came to CURE Kenya, the word ‘relationship’ meant a romantic kind of friendship. It never crossed my mind that it could be something even greater. When I think about it now, the word ‘relationship’ can be transformative. It was transformative in my life when I met John, a storyteller at CURE Kenya. […]
The dark is just a canvas
All January, I’ve been trying to implement a new discipline, a journaling exercise that pastor Jeff Manion gave our team at the 2017 CURE International Directors’ Conference. Part of the daily exercise is listing three specific things for which I’m thankful. Today, a song was on the top of my gratitude list. Rend Collective’s “Joy” […]
Mead Minutes: Growing better before growing bigger
Growth in size without continued growth in character will succeed for a time. You may even be classified as doing good things. In order to accomplish great things you need continued growth in character and a firm foundation on which to build. As Psalm 127 says, “Unless the Lord builds the house, the workers toil in vain.” CURE International seeks to eclipse the merely good and travel the path of the truly great.
What Christ-like and child-like look like
Dr. Stefano didn’t spend that much time in the art therapy room. Maybe a total of 20 minutes. But it meant so much to the children. Where else do doctors get down on the floor to play and draw with their patients? That is what I love about CURE, and what I love about the people I get to work with.
1 - 5 of 5