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Mother’s Day Offering 2016

Gifts to the Mother’s Day Offering and the care of Wake Forest Baptist Health had a tremendous impact on the road to healing for the Grant family, Rev. Steven Ashley and Diane Dixon. Josh and Gina Grant’s financial burden after a life changing surgical procedure on their new born daughter Stella, was relieved because of […]

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Second FaithAction ID drive: April 8

  (Volunteer training: April 1, 10 am- 12. To volunteer contact Enrique Cantana 336-618-1734.) The second FaithAction ID drive and the second issuance in Forsyth County will be held on Friday, April 8, 2016 at Southeast Plaza, 3065 Waughtown St., Winston-Salem. Doors will open at 9 am. Applicants must attend a required orientation session at 10 am or at 1 pm. Applicants must provide: Photo […]

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4th Annual MACHE Bowl focuses on diabetes

    The Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity (MACHE) is holding the 4th annual interdisciplinary student health care competition on March 19, 2016. Students from Appalachian State University, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Wake Forest University and Winston-Salem State University, collaborate to address a health care case in […]

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June 13, FaithHealth Learning Forum

SAVE THE DATE Monday, June 13, 2016 Winston-Salem, North Carolina The Learning Forum is an introduction to the FaithHealth movement as it continues to take shape in North Carolina, and specifically through the Division of FaithHealth at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. This day-long event is designed for congregational, community and health leaders who want […]

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The Stakeholder Health Way

    Stakeholder Health is a voluntary movement of people working within hospital health systems across the United States who are addressing the underlying causes of poor health in their communities by strategically shifting existing resources and partnering with diverse stakeholders. The secretariat for SH is housed at Wake Forest Baptist Health. In a recently published article, […]

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Mount Moriah Outreach Center focuses on whole body

          By Les Gura Slowly, people gathered Saturday morning on the porch of the Mount Moriah Outreach Center on Jefferson Street in Kernersville, an older building on a sprawling five acres. Volunteers (above) directed newcomers where to line up and park, and then directed them inside. In small groups, the visitors were […]

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Moravian Star Lighting, December 2

Annual Moravian Star Lighting Event, Wed., Dec. 2 Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center will hold its annual Moravian star lighting ceremony from 5:45 to 6:15 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 2. Wake Forest Baptist has shared its holiday spirit with the Winston-Salem community through the 31-foot Moravian star atop the Medical Center’s North Tower since 1992. […]

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The Home Team Advantage

      By Gary Gunderson Legendary football coach Knute Rockne of Notre Dame once said although his team prayed before every game, “I’ve found that prayers work best when you have big players.” Medicine is filled with images of sports. We speak of battling cancer, fighting back against injury, showing courage to the last […]

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FaithHealth in Davidson County Update

FaithHealth Transition Update And Introduction of New Personnel  Fellowship Hall, First Baptist Church, 201 West 3rd Ave., Lexington, NC Sunday, November 22  at 2:00pm Join the FaithHealth community for important and exciting updates. Welcome and Invocation: Ray Howell, Senior Minister, First Baptist Church Update and Personnel Transitions: Lee Dukes, Director, Department of Pastoral Care, Wake Forest Baptist Health-Lexington Medical […]

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Profile: Rev. Ginny Tobiassen

  Helping people share their vulnerability and their story By Les Gura Of all the stories Rev. Ginny Tobiassen has heard in the hospital, there is one opening sentence she remembers best: “The day I was diagnosed, it snowed all day.’’ To Tobiassen, associate pastor of Home Moravian Church in Winston-Salem, it sounded like the […]

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