Equipping Vets Through Online Learning

March 30, 2017

By: Stephen Cowden, CVM E-Learning Coordinator The Internet is a fascinating place. (I think “fascinating” is one of the more hopeful adjectives we could use.) Not only is the Internet a means of conveying news and information, but it’s grown into a colossal forum for sharing opinions. These days the opinions seem especially hostile, and... Read More

The Trials of Life

March 27, 2017

By: Dr. Glenn Gaines, CVM South Central Region Representative It was going to be another wonderful devotional breakfast at the Louisiana Veterinary Medical Association meeting. We would have breakfast, students would share about their mission trip to Honduras, then someone would share God’s Word and the group of attendees would go on to the meetings... Read More

Reflections from the Field

March 23, 2017

Dr. Rebecca Ladronka, a veterinarian from Michigan, was given the opportunity to serve on her third short-term trip with CVM to Ghana where she worked alongside CVM Associate Ann MacCormac. Rebecca was kind enough to answer a few questions for us!

Our Lives are in His Hands

March 20, 2017

By: Dr. Fred Van Gorkom, CVM Staff About 30 turkeys huddled together in the barnyard.  Thanksgiving was approaching.  They were concerned.  Who would be taken this year?  One had a remarkably longer neck than all the others.  You don’t want to be the long-necked turkey just before Thanksgiving. About 30 of us gathered in the... Read More

Bring What You Have

March 16, 2017

By: Dr. Bill Rishel I first met Dr. Leroy Dorminy at a CVM Board meeting. I was a rookie so maybe that is why he sat down right next to me. He introduced himself and then immediately started with, “Let me tell you my vision for Christian Veterinary Mission.” As he talked there was that... Read More

3D Gospel | Part 1

March 15, 2017

By: Dr. Karen Stoufer All of us want to learn how to be more effective as Christ’s ambassadors to those who do not yet know Him.  When taking the gospel to those of another culture, whether overseas or right here in diverse America, we want to avoid an “American” or “Western” style presentation of the... Read More

A Week in the Life of the Woolseys

March 13, 2017

By: Helen Woolsey, CVM Fieldstaff in Mongolia We have many friends serving across the world right now, and when I (Helen) think of them, I always wish I could sit down over a cup of coffee (latte, actually) and hear what their lives are like. I love to hear the big stories of God’s faithfulness... Read More


March 9, 2017

By: Dr. Kelly Crowdis, CVM Fieldstaff in Haiti January 12th was the seventh anniversary of the earthquake in Haiti.  Some days it’s a lifetime ago and others just like yesterday. Life was irrevocably changed in 36 seconds.  The horror and loss were beyond description but there was also blessing. One of the common things people... Read More

Reflections from the Field

March 6, 2017

Lina Godine, a vet student from Virginia, was given the opportunity to serve on her second short-term mission trip with CVM to Nicaragua. Lina and her team spent a week working alongside Pastor Oscar and Tamy Gaitan. Lina was kind enough to answer a few questions for us!

The Pressing of the Crowds

March 2, 2017

By: Dr. Kit Flowers “And He went off with him, and a great multitude was following Him and pressing in on Him.” -Mark 5:24 Does this possibly describe your life? Do you feel that you have a great multitude following you and pressing in on you? This verse comes from the story of Jesus going... Read More