Scalpel At The Cross is a ministry of medical and surgical care to the Peruvian people and to the missionaries who serve them.
We are, therefore, Christ's ambassadors, as though God were making his appeal through us. We implore you on Christ's behalf: Be reconciled to God. 2 Corinthians 5:20
To be a lighthouse for Christ through a medical ministry in the Peruvian Amazon region of South America.
The name Scalpel At The Cross provides powerful imagery. These four words capture the essence of a medical ministry which began as an expression of one surgeon's call to service.
The goal of Scalpel At The Cross is to support and amplify on-going Christian ministries within the country of Peru.
Scalpel At The Cross was officially born in 2004, the realization of a dream first conceived in 1988 when a young couple, Peter and Nancy Cole, were living in Miami, Florida.
Statement of Faith (based on The Apostles' Creed):