PhiladelphiaRegional Meeting in Philadelphia
Saturday, January 26, 2013
Around 20 Anabaptist healthcare professionals in the Philadelphia gathered for dinner, fellowship and the opportunity to hear stories from Dr. Tim Leaman about the ministry at Esperanza Health Center, a Christian health care ministry in North Philadelphia / Kensington. Also present was Paul Leichty, Executive Director of Mennonite Healthcare Fellowship.
2012 Philadelphia Area Regional Meetings
On the evenings of April 13, 2012 and July 14, 2012, Philadelphia health professionals gathered in the home of a hosting MHF member for a time of socializing and fellowship with a turnout of about fifteen attendees at each event.
After a discussion of the group’s direction at the initial event, the second gathering featured two reflections on the theme of maintaining spiritual vitality in practice. Ana Lapp, RN, clinical care coordinator and administrator of the HIV program at Esperanza Health Center, and Lam Nguyen, a medical student at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, who is part of the Vietnamese Mennonite Fellowship, shared.
The Philadelphia group plans to meet several times a year. For information on future events, please contact the MHF office.