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Subscribers go to and click on "Archives." You will need your JCN mailing label subscription number for access. NCF members log in at using your membership number, and follow the links to JCN ONLINE.


Nurses who need access to a specific article and are not yet NCF members or JCN subscribers can go to and find JCN under the heading Journal Articles, then Journals (see below).



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The 50th Anniversary Conference for Nurses Christian Fellowship International is scheduled for September 14-19, 2008, at Hill Station Hotel, Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria. The theme is "Strengthened to Serve: A Christian Response to Global Health Needs."


See for more information. Consider providing financial support for an international nurse through a donation. See for details.



Nurses Christian Fellowship sponsors local and regional conferences throughout the United States. See for details. Click on Conferences and Events for detailed information. NCF members receive a discount at select conferences. Not a member? Apply today at



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Resource for Parish Nurses

Purchase a copy of Nursing in the Church at a closeout rate-$7.00. Nursing in the Church is a helpful resource for parish nurses. The book includes "the best of" Journal of Christian Nursing articles addressing parish nursing issues in one valuable resource. Order at


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