Reflections from the Field

September 29, 2016

Rachel Cokeley, a vet student from Mississippi State,was given the opportunity to serve on her first mission trip with CVM. Rachel and her team spent a week working alongside Dr. Kelly Crowdis where they set up rural veterinary clinics and traveled to a different community each day. They addressed the veterinary needs of the community... Read More

CVM’s Mission Apprentice Program Leaves a Lasting Impact

September 26, 2016

Are you a “missions-minded” vet student in your 3rd or 4th year of vet school? Do you have 4 weeks available to serve on the field? Do you want to receive hands-on training/one-on-one mentoring from a CVM Long-Term Field Worker? If so, then CVM’s Mission Apprenticeship program may be for you! Applications to the Apprenticeship... Read More

Locked in the Dark

September 22, 2016

By: Dr. Rebecca Quam, CVM Fieldstaff serving in South Africa We were stuck; locked in the women’s restroom at a petrol (gas) station on the road back to Mafikeng. The trip had been going relatively smoothly for an entire 24 hours, but that came to a screeching halt in this dark, unpleasant restroom. The last... Read More

My Journey with CVM – From Vet School to the Mission Field

September 19, 2016

By: Dr. Cherie Igielski, CVM Long-term Associate Landing at Bole International airport in Addis Ababa at the beginning of July, my body and mind sensed relief at being “home”. I know I’ve moved back to the U.S. for the tangible future, but part of my heart will always be in Ethiopia. Even after landing, I... Read More

Intentionally Sharing the Love of Christ

September 15, 2016

By: Dr. Glenn Gaines Did I make a difference? That question probably crosses everyone’s mind at some time or another. I don’t remember thinking much about that as a kid, but the older I get, the more it comes to mind. The thought of living a life without impact is not one that any of... Read More

5 Lessons I’ve Learned from CVM

September 12, 2016

By: Dr. Gina Wintermantel, CVM Affiliate Ministry Director As we have been preparing for our 40th year celebration of God’s work through CVM, I have been reflecting on my journey and the impact CVM has had in my life. I first learned about CVM when I was in undergraduate study at the University of Illinois,... Read More

Books by Dr. Dorminy – Founder of CVM

September 8, 2016

By: Dr. Leroy Dorminy, CVM Founder I have written four books. The first one, Mission Vets, covers the first 25 years of Christian Veterinary Mission. It tells of how the Lord gave me the idea while attending the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) in Stockholm, Sweden and how that idea has played out in the profession... Read More

CVM’s Mission Apprenticeship Program Leaves a Lasting Impact

September 5, 2016

Are you a “missions-minded” vet student in your 3rd or 4th year of vet school? Do you have 4 weeks available to serve on the field? Do you want to receive hands-on training/one-on-one mentoring from a CVM Long-Term Field Worker? If so, then CVM’s Mission Apprenticeship program may be for you! Applications to the Apprenticeship... Read More

Drawing Near with Drs. Fred & Vicki Van Gorkom

September 1, 2016

As a staff, we are blessed to serve in ministry alongside some incredible individuals and families who are committed to serve the Lord through their profession in veterinary medicine. Veterinarians build relationships with people through helping them with their animals-whether that is in their local practice or across the world. We currently have 32 veterinarians... Read More