Activities

Various events and activities we're involved in

2021 Missions Zoom success

Posted by on Jan 23, 2021 in Interesting, Members, Missions | 0 comments

2021 Missions Zoom success

Around the World! We had an excellent turnout at our first COVID-19 Missions Zoom “Breakfast” on Saturday morning, January 23 from 9-11 with very edifying live reports, complete with PowerPoints, from five missionaries from Cambodia and several African nations on our panel, all of whom have family and/or training ties to the Greater Rochester area. There are both long-term and short-term opportunities overseas for any who are interested. Click here for a PDF with map locations, contact information, and prayer requests from our missionaries....

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Who Goes First?

Posted by on Jan 3, 2021 in Interesting, Medical Center, Teaching | 0 comments

Who Goes First?

Covid-19 & the Vaccine Event by CMDA of WNY cosponsored by MCCF Online ZOOM Meeting Saturday, January 16, 2021 at 7 – 8:30 pm As the world waits for the COVID-19 vaccine, there are a flood of questions. Who will the vaccine be available to first? Was it ethically developed? Is it safe? Will it end COVID-19? Can we trust the information? Come hear Ed Bednarczyk, PharmD, John Crane, MD, PhD and Rev. Julian Cook respond to these and many other questions related to the vaccine from a Christian worldview. Format for Event 7:00...

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2021 Winter Missions Virtual Breakfast

Posted by on Dec 28, 2020 in Breakfasts, Missions | 0 comments

2021 Winter Missions Virtual Breakfast

Focus On Missions Christian Health Professionals Zoom Saturday, January 23, 9-11 am Please set aside the date and then follow our direct link on January 23 at 9:00 am to log into our upcoming Winter Missions Virtual Breakfast Zoom Meeting. Our Speakers Dr. Chase and Jim Miller (ENT and Pure Water) – Tenwyk Hospital, Kenya (Africa) Drs. Ethan and Elizabeth Helm (Family Medicine) – Cambodia Drs. Warren and Lindsey Cooper (Surgery/Peds) – Nyankunde Hospital, eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo Drs. Daniel and Priscila...

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2020 Fall Non-Breakfast

Posted by on Oct 26, 2020 in Breakfasts, Interesting | 0 comments

2020 Fall Non-Breakfast

“United in God’s Love” Our MCCF Fall Non-Breakfast will be Saturday, November 7, 9-11 am Changed to Zoom on 10/3* Feel free to invite and bring others. Click here for a PDF flyer you can distribute. *** Various Speakers will be sharing words of testimony, insight, encouragement, prayer, or amusing or uplifting anecdotes with us about how to live in victorious faith in the midst of the pandemic, polarization, and general tumult of our times. *** *10/3 Update! MCCF Gathering Changed to Zoom! Due to a very low signup so far, we’ve...

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Miller’s Prayer Letter

Posted by on Oct 11, 2020 in Members, Missions | 0 comments

Miller’s Prayer Letter

Psalm 138:8 The Lord will fulfill His purpose for me; your love O Lord endures forever – do not abandon the works of your hands. Dear Colleagues, We are heading back to Kenya 10/16 through 11/15. The call of God to continue to walk in His purposes weighs heavy upon us. He has assured us of His angelic protection during this time of pestilence and unrest. COVID has reached the rural hospital of Tenwek but the numbers are small and manageable. The mortality is high because the missionary physicians have chosen not to use respirators on these...

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CCHF Special Report

Posted by on Apr 8, 2020 in Members, Missions | 0 comments

CCHF Special Report

CCHF and COVID-19 COVID-19 is now a worldwide phenomenon – more so than any other event in our lifetime. In response, CCHF has initiated a regular online report examining how the pandemic is impacting CCHF clinics and the people who work in them, as they live out the gospel among the most marginalized populations in our society. Click here to read the latest reports from CCHF clinics around the country. Then scroll down to the bottom of the first page to subscribe to receive the latest CCHF Report stories in your...

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CCHF 2020 Conference

Posted by on Feb 11, 2020 in Advocacy, Missions, Teaching | 0 comments

CCHF 2020 Conference

A personal invitation Christian Community Health Fellowship (CCHF) will be holding its annual national Conference in Cincinnati this coming March 26-28. Everyone who sees this notice should seriously consider signing up and coming with scholarship assistance available for students! This year’s theme is “Grit & Grace” – both inspirational and practical. The CCHF Conference is a truly unique experience. It is the only conference designed for people like you – who see medicine as a calling, and are committed to...

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New Women’s Group

Posted by on Jan 27, 2020 in Members | 0 comments

New Women’s Group

Rochester WPC Women Physicians in Christ is an outreach ministry of CMDA to provide resources for Christian women physicians and dentists to integrate their personal, professional and spiritual lives. We encourage and support Christian women and physicians as we share the unique challenges of our multiple roles. A group has started in Rochester under the leadership of Drs. Heather Ma and Christine Borghi-Cavallaro that will be meeting on the first Friday of each month at 8 pm at Heather’s home, 23 Mill Neck Lane, Pittsford. The First...

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Prayer for Harveys

Posted by on Jan 20, 2020 in Members, Missions | 0 comments

Prayer for Harveys

A Plea for Prayer Dear Susan & Bill, Greetings from Grand Saline, TX.  We have come here for new staff training with Christian Health Service Corps.  We just found out that due to circumstances beyond our control, we need to return to Congo urgently. We are disappointed that we will not be able to attend the Winter Missions Breakfast on Saturday as planned, since we are now scheduled to leave for Congo from Houston on Thursday, January 23.  We will be praying for the Holy Spirit to move mightily at the Missions Breakfast and grow the...

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Prayer for Nicaragua team

Posted by on Dec 31, 2019 in Missions | 0 comments

Prayer for Nicaragua team

Team leaving January 9 Chris Borghi-Cavallaro just wrote asking for prayer for her and the missions team leaving for Nicaragua on January 9th: Dear Prayer Partners, I hope that you enjoyed a wonderful Christmas with friends and family, and as we approach the New Year in just 3 more days, it will be very closely followed by my departure for Nicaragua. I so appreciate you being on my “Prayer Team”. Believe me, our mission team could not accomplish His work under our own power. It is only through Him, with Him, by Him and with your...

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