Medical Clinic in Houston's 4th Ward
One 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.
The Elders in 1974 were Dr. Bob Eckert, Charles Foss, Joe Satterfield and Frank
Marzullo. Dan Butler was added to the eldership along with Father Billy
Grissom when Dr. Bob left in early 1975, and St. Matthew's took on
oversight of the Community and Clinic.
Clinic is now GNHC Good Neighbor Healthcare Clinic. Read
Dave Binns: came from Providence in
his late teens, lived at Wilson
House, worked at 4th Ward clinic.
Read his thought-provoking ending.
Cherie Binns was called as
musician and nurse. Read the clinic's
■ View scanned 13-page article by Medical
Lab Technologist Shirley Mitchell
■ Account of the
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?
■ Redeemer Lite or "A Few Words from a Serial Scoffer"
by David Davis
Photos of reconstructing
former Weingarten store
into our "4th Ward Clinic"
(done in the early 1970's)