Tapestry of Life

February 11, 2019

By Dr. Gerald Mitchum In the late 1970s, we had the privilege of spending time on the Navajo reservation in Aneth, Utah assisting the people with their livestock.  At the same time, we offered encouragement to their small church.  Our new friends among the Navajo Christian population included a number of the Begay tribal families.... Read More

8 Benefits of Raising Kids Overseas

February 1, 2019

By Kellie Moeller As more and more veterinary professionals explore the idea and calling to international work or ministry, common questions arise that are related to their children: How will they adapt? What are the options for education? What are the benefits for children raised outside of their home country? Is my family prepared to... Read More

App for Veterinarians, Vet Professionals & Students

January 28, 2019

The new CVM app is now available in the Apple App Store, Google Play Store, and Amazon Appstore.  CVM created the app to be a tool for veterinarians, vet professionals, and students to grow in their faith and profession. Click here to download the app. The app is full of resources. In it, you can... Read More

The Greatest Student Group In History

January 25, 2019

By Kellie Moeller In November 1887 William Borden was born into a very wealthy family. As heir to the Borden family fortune, he was already a millionaire before he went to college. For his high school graduation present, his parents gave the 16-year-old a trip around the world.  As he traveled through Asia, the Middle... Read More

A Fireside Prayer of Hope

January 18, 2019

By Dr. Page Wages. In the summer of 2017 and our short term mission team was serving the Navajo Nation in Kayenta, Arizona. Our team was full of hope, that one quality that is steadfast and strong in every Christian heart.  Hope that allows us to wake up every morning and get through each day,... Read More

Furry Valentines

January 11, 2019

Flowers are a nice option for Valentines Day, but nothing beats a furry or feathered Valentine! The students at Purdue’s Christian Veterinary Fellowship certainly thought that when they decided to take the colorful step of donating the proceeds of their annual Valentine’s Day Carnation sale to CVM’s Animal Impact Fund! The idea started a few... Read More

Out of the Shadows

January 4, 2019

By Dr. Carol Rowe Many years ago, a 14-year-old high school student came to our veterinary practice to participate in a “job shadow.” I knew Kelly from our church, and her parents were faithful servants. Shortly after Kelly finished her job shadow, she asked if she could come work at the practice. I told her yes, but... Read More

The Goats of Hopes and Dreams

December 28, 2018

Dr. Margaret Thompson, a CVM fieldworker in Tanzania is working with a dairy goat ministry through a project called Food For His Children (FFHC)  This project gives her the opportunity to build relationships as a trained veterinarian and allows her to pour God’s love and His Word into the lives of the recipients of the... Read More

A CHRISTMAS DONKEY

December 21, 2018

By Dr. Scott Houser Amos 6:12 asks: “Do Horses run on the rocky crags?”  Although the Bible never really says, it is always assumed that Mary, in the late stages of her pregnancy, rode to Bethlehem on a donkey. A horse would have seemed like a better form of transportation, but in the rocky mountainous... Read More

La Navidad en Nicaragua

December 14, 2018

By Dr. Rick and Mary Ervin Remembering eleven years ago during our first Christmas, we were in Nicaragua for just a little over a month. We were living in an area, with as far as we knew, no English speaking neighbors. The few stores that we visited had little in the way of decorations. I’m... Read More