2015 Mother’s Day Offering video

The gifts of North Carolina Baptists to the Mother’s Day Offering and the wonderful care of Wake Forest Baptist Health had a tremendous impact on the road to healing for Betsy Simpson and Rev. Victor Church. Betsy’s financial burden after cancer surgery and chemotherapy, was relived because of the Mother’s Day Offering. Rev. Church was […]

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Betsy and sister Maggie

Betsy Simpson’s story

When the symptoms Betsy Simpson thought were just another urinary tract infection revealed endometrial cancer, she headed straight for the excellent care of Baptist Hospital…and fell through the cracks. “I thought I had good insurance, but I found out it wasn’t going to cover anything,” she explained. “I almost delayed surgery because I was going […]

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Craig Hutchinson’s story

A Vietnam veteran and a policeman for 30 years, Craig Hutchinson was used to being in charge. Suddenly, he wasn’t; doctors were. “The day we found out it was pancreatic cancer, I started crying,” said his wife Terri. “We thought it was a bowel duct tumor. Then, the poor girl from the billing department came […]

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Daniel Dean Family

Daniel Dean’s story

In 24 hours, everything changed for the Dean family. One day, Daniel was a lively four-year-old celebrating his birthday. The next, he was curled up on the sofa, sick with an apparent infection. Tests revealed the worst news parents could get: Daniel had Burkitt’s Lymphoma, an explosive form of leukemia. Worried about the aggressive treatment […]

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Sherri & Mark Sexton

Sherri Sexton’s story

Sherri Sexton was worried. A heart patient for nearly a decade, with a long family history of heart problems, the TIA, transient ischemic attack, that took her to Baptist Hospital was a warning sign that a real stroke may be imminent. It was also the final push that knocked her family over the edge of […]

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