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 relieved because of the Mother’s Day Offering. Rev. Church was […]
Archive | February, 2015
Rev. Leland Kerr, FaithHealthNC liaison to the Baptist State Convention of NC, shares the role that NC Baptists have played in over ninety-one years of caring and healing through North Carolina Baptist Hospital’s Mother’s Day Offering.
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 […]
Rev. Victor Church was reading when he suddenly realized that half the page was missing. There was no warning, no pain…and no vision in part of his left eye. “It was like pulling a shade down. Some of the page was just black.” Thinking it was a burst blood vessel, he waited a week before […]