Smiling at a patient in transport so she doesn't feel invisible.
That's what Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ means to me.

Singing songs with a five-year-old boy in the emergency department who's afraid and in a lot of pain.
That's what Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ means to me.

Treating people in the surgical waiting room as if they were guests in my own home.
That's what Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ means to me.

Holding my patient's hand when she's in pain.
That's what Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ means to me.

Getting to know long-term patients so well they become family on our floor.
That's what Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ means to me.

Helping my patient's family trust God's plan even when they don't understand.
That's what Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ means to me.