Putting Faith Into Practice: Global Conversation Opportunity with GAHN

June 19th, 9:30 am Eastern on ZOOM

Join MHF and the Global Anabaptist Health Network for an inspiring session exploring putting our Faith into Practice in healthcare! Hear from MHF Board Member Lyubov and guest Leon Hoover and have a chance to share about your own experience drawing on your faith as you chose a healthcare career in breakout rooms!



Saturday 19 June, 2021 9:30 – 10:45 a.m. EDT (New York)

Come be Inspired and Challenged

Has the COVID year highlighted the need to put your faith into practice? Whether you have wisdom to share on the journey or are just beginning to uncover how faith informs lifestyle choices, career decisions and even everyday routines, come listen to our remarkable speakers share their personal journeys on how their faith has inspired their career and life choices. Then join our breakout groups to connect more deeply with each other about your own faith stories. French and Spanish translation will be available and breakout rooms will be in English, French and Spanish.

L’année COVID a-t-elle mis en évidence la nécessité de mettre votre foi en pratique? Que vous ayez de la sagesse à partager sur le chemin ou que vous commenciez tout juste à découvrir comment la foi influence les choix de style de vie, les décisions de carrière et même les routines quotidiennes, venez écouter nos remarquables conférenciers partager leurs voyages personnels sur la façon dont leur foi a inspiré leurs choix de carrière et de vie. Rejoignez ensuite nos groupes de discussion pour vous connecter plus profondément les uns aux autres sur vos propres histoires de foi. Des traductions en français et en espagnol seront disponibles et les salles de sous-commission seront en anglais, français et espagnol.

¿El año COVID ha destacado la necesidad de poner en práctica su fe? Ya sea que tenga sabiduría para compartir en el viaje o que esté comenzando a descubrir cómo la fe influye en las elecciones de estilo de vida, las decisiones profesionales e incluso las rutinas diarias, escuche a nuestros destacados oradores compartir sus viajes personales sobre cómo su fe ha inspirado su carrera y sus elecciones de vida. Luego, únase a nuestros grupos de trabajo para conectarse más profundamente entre sí sobre sus propias historias de fe. Habrá traducción al francés y al español y las salas de reuniones estarán disponibles en inglés, francés y español.

Meet Lyubov.

Lyubov Slashcheva is a public health dentist with the non-profit Apple Tree Dental, focusing on care for adults with special needs and older adults. She is also a Research Collaborator with the Mayo Clinic Rochester Epidemiology Project and involved with many public health and dental associations. She lives in Rochester, MN with her husband and three kids, attending Rochester Mennonite Church.

Meet Leon.

Leon Hoover has over 30 years of experience in behavioral health, starting as a clinician providing mental health and substance abuse services and moving on to senior administrative work. His career has spanned different leadership roles at faith-based behavioral health organizations, recently retiring from Kings View as their CEO. Leon and his wife Carolyn live in Fresno, CA, and are Fresno Mennonite Community Church members.


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