Integrating Faith with Your Career

October 19, 2018

10 ideas from professionals who love Jesus and love what they do. There are days when from sunrise to sunset everything runs smoothly.  Then others when you arrive at work, someone is critical of your efforts, another spreads negativity about coworkers and you are asked to cover someone else’s responsibilities.  This is where the rubber... Read More

5.2 Earthquake in Haiti

October 10, 2018

By Dr. Kelly Crowdis, CVM Field staff in Haiti Last Saturday there was a 5.2 earthquake in Haiti that was centered in the ocean near the Northwest town of Port De Paix. The entire country felt it and there was a collective moment of panic as everyone ran from their homes remembering the tragic earthquake... Read More

Digitally Distracted vs. Drawing Near

October 5, 2018

10 tips for Drawing Near to God By Kellie Moeller One of the greatest disruptions throughout the day are digital and come from email, websites, social media, television, smart phones and from everyone they connect us to.  If you are like me, the urgency of daily tasks keeps me from drawing near to God.  As... Read More

Discerning the Voice of God

September 28, 2018

By Mary Ballenger Richard and I, along with two of our three children, George and Sally, first came to Mongolia in October 2001 for a 2-week short-term mission trip. It was during that 2 week period of time that God placed in our hearts a love for the Mongolian people and a desire to return.... Read More

Runaway Horses & Discipleship

September 27, 2018

By Dr. Gerald Mitchum A Mongolian herder went to a distant place to trade for a new horse. He proudly placed a lead rope on his purchase and started back on his long journey. However, there is a problem. There are no fences to hold his horse. Almost all of Mongolia is open range and... Read More

Hope the Inextinguishable Flicker

August 17, 2018

Success. Personal, physical, and professional success…my livelihood, passion, dedication, talent, and identity. I was losing it… all of it. I was a wife and mom, working full time and attending night classes four days a week. I knew what I wanted and thrived as a student graduating top of my class. Within a week, I... Read More

HOPE – Wishes vs. Expectations

August 8, 2018

I had many frustrations learning the language when my family and I moved to Nepal to serve as CVM fieldworkers there. But one of the most frustrating for me was the fact that they use the same word for “hope” and “expect.”  These were not interchangeable in my mind.  For instance, “I hope it will... Read More

Perspectives with Kit Flowers

May 11, 2018

Christian Veterinary Mission’s purpose is to challenge, empower, and facilitate veterinary professionals to serve others by living out their Christian faith.  I have the opportunity to serve His work through CVM.  In that service, I have the privilege of walking alongside brothers and sisters in Christ who are seeing the needs of our world and... Read More

Reflections on the Field

January 8, 2018

Katy Worley, a vet tech, from Georgia was given the opportunity to serve on her first short-term trip with CVM in October to Nepal. Katy was kind enough to answer some questions for us!

Seeing our Past in Perspective

January 4, 2018

By: Dr. Barry Schwenk What a wonderful time of the year!  Christmas is filled with so many memories.  Colette and I have been reflecting back to the many places we have been during Christmas.  It is really easy to get nostalgic at this time of year.  You remember the “good ol’ days” and try to... Read More