Medical Clinic in Houston's 4th Ward
Lite or "A Few Words from a Serial Scoffer" by David Davis
Now called GNHC Good Neighbor Healthcare Clinic. Read
Dave Binns: came from Providence in
his late teens, lived
House, worked at 4th Ward clinic. Read thought-provoking
Cherie Binns: called as
musician and nurse. Read the clinic's
thing that set Medical Community households apart from Redeemer
households was there were often persons of different faiths or
denominations that lived together and worshiped on their own each
weekend, rather than going to Redeemer.
in 1974 were Dr. Bob Eckert, Charles Foss, Joe Satterfield, Frank
Marzullo. Dan Butler was added to the eldership along with Fr. Billy
Grissom when Dr. Bob left in early 1975, and St. Matthew's took on
oversight of the Community and Clinic.
13-page article by Medical
Lab Technologist Shirley
4th Ward clinic's creation by Dr. Bob Eckert,
who concludes with The Lord will bless you and your service as
you glorify Him. But, for whom else and what else is worth our taking
even one breath?
Photos of reconstructing
former Weingarten store
into our "4th Ward Clinic"
(done in the early 1970's)