Christ Clinic

A Moment of Clarity

Since the age of 14 alcohol was always my consoler and my motivator. One morning in September of 1989 I had a moment of clarity. I saw myself as I really was, an alcoholic. That night I attended my first AA meeting. But, things continued to get worse. My overall health was going downhill at […]

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Road to Recovery

Jill came to Christ Clinic a few months ago, with a wide array of challenges to overcome. As she settled into her appointment she began sharing, one little piece at a time, the pieces of the broken puzzle that made up her health condition. She was enrolled in a methadone program, as she sought to recover […]

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Becky and Tristain’s Story

Tristain grew up in a home where both of her parents were drug addicts. She was sent to live with her grandmother after their divorce (age 12) and felt rightfully unwanted by those who were supposed to love and nurture her. At 14 she ran away, living on the streets and jumping from one shelter […]

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Kelli’s Story

I have been working at Christ Kitchen for almost 4 months.  I wrestled with whether I should come in for a while… I was struggling with a number of life circumstances that slowed down the process, but I know that I got here right on time!  From the very first day of being here, I […]

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Lily’s Story

I am grateful for Christ Kitchen because they’ve helped me find myself.  I am now more clearheaded and respect myself more.  The women here did not judge me.  They showed me that no matter how bad you messed up or what you did before, you can be respected. Before, I was not a “people person” […]

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A warm embrace

18 months ago a lovely lady from a foreign nation came to Christ Clinic looking for help with her diabetes. She had recently moved to America and had no insurance. I greeted her as I normally do with all patients and leaned forward to hug her… but she refused my hug. Months passed and we […]

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Joe’s unusual request

A few weeks ago one of our patients came to our staff asking for prayer. We immediately assumed he wanted us to pray for healing, like we had many times before. He is fighting the late stages of cancer and has been treated for chronic pain, depression and other symptoms that stem from his condition. […]

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