The Model for Healthy Living

A strategy for whole-person care

by Scott Morris

Pursuing a God Who Beckons

Pilgrimage toward a whole spiritual relationship

by Karen L. Klein

The Nature of Care

Claiming the church’s voice in the culture of caregiving

Keeping Company at the End-of-Life

Ten ways to care for your loved one and yourself.

by Tracy Hilts

Sharing the End-of-Life Sojourn

A profound call on body and spirit

by Tracy Hilts

Five Ways Congregations Can Support Caregivers

Crisis Mode Calling

Receiving care with grace and gratitude

by Gwen Ellis

The Gift of Spiritual Direction

Listening well, digging deep, and letting go

by Mary Chase-Ziolek

Learning to Throw a Spiritual Practice Punch

Engaging our whole selves to become whole and healthy

by Tara Owens
Interview

At Play in God’s Creation: Q&A with Tara Owens

Dancing Away Depression

Liturgical dance as spiritual practice holds out healing hope

by Sarita Wilson
Interview

Seeing Healing

Q&A with Lenny Foster

by Stacy Smith

Putting Out the Welcome Mat

The spiritual practice of generosity, hospitality and belonging

by Evelyn Bence

Why Health Ministry?

Good news through a whole-life lens

by Scott Morris
Recipe

Green Bean Casserole

developed by Church Health Center Wellness

It Takes Two to Tango (or three, or four…)

How Synchronic Exercise Can Affect Our Well-Being

Tips for Adding Steps to Your Day

Congregations, Clinics, and Consultants

ECHO God’s love by starting a faith-based charitable medical clinic

by Josh Roberts

Laughter Yoga

An annoyance leads to a joyous calling

by Katie Zimmerman
Interview

A Nurse’s Unexpected Calling

Work and faith are one. Q&A with JoVeta Wescott

by JoVeta Wescott

Culinary Medicine

A healing embrace of understanding food

by Lauren Hales
Review

The Healing Cycle

A review of Helping Groups Heal: Leading Small Groups in the Process of Transformation by Jan Paul Hook

Friendship on the Mountain

Relationships that forge the people we become

by Scott Morris

The Healing Community

A spiritual discipline of community after suicide

by Albert Hsu

A Grief Unseen

Living with loss that is not death

by Matthew Patrick

Congregational Conversations on Death and Dying

Workshops and resources make the talking easier

by Lauren Hales

The Words We Hear

Quietness, patience, and the more gracious path

by Evelyn Bence

Labyrinth of Grief

Living with awareness of loss

by Susan Martins Miller

Refreshed at The Well

A ministry model where children are agents of change

by Kimberly Baker

Jumpstart Healthy Parent-Child Relationships

Let the Children Come

Growing Healthy Children through Congregational Life

by Doreen Olson and Steve Burger

Be Strong and Bold

Courage to take the next step

by Tracy Hilts

In the Mighty Stream of Righteousness

by Scott Morris

Jumpstart the Conversation Around End-of-Life Issues

From Life to Life Eternal: Discussing Death as People of Faith

Recipe

Kale Chips

developed by Church Health Center Wellness
Recipe

Chicken and Dumpling Soup

developed by Church Health Center Wellness

Dreams of Justice

A journey together toward the glory of God

by Scott Morris

Waters of Justice

Remembering Frank McRae

by Scott Morris

Grace First

Love Without Strings

by Susan Palwick
Recipe

Shrimp Étouffée

developed by Church Health Center Wellness
Recipe

Deliciously Simple Pizza Crust

developed by Church Health Center Wellness

A Prayer for Healing Hope

by Susan Martins Miller

A Lenten Liturgy

A congregational call to faithful community well-being

The Healing Gift of Bold Lament

The messy middle between Jesus' resurrection and ours.

by Rebekah Eklund

Circles of Community

An Activity to Identify and Celebrate the People in Your Life

Save That Recipe

Rescue unhealthy family favorites with simple ingredient switches

Emotional Health & Congregations

Reflections on Relating to God With Our Bodies

5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Doctor Visit

Prayers for Wholeness

Welcoming the Stranger as Friend

Tips to begin with common interests

Sharing Meals, Sharing Health

Sanctuaries for Mental Health

Interview

Created by Glory for Glory

Q&A with David H. Kim

by Susan Martins Miller

Congregations Move Where You Are

Church & Health in Partnership

Speaking the language of trust for better health relationships

Planning a Healing Service in Your Congregation

No Man is an Island

A foundation of togetherness

by Matthew Patrick

Yelling at God

The gifts of rest and peace

by Tracy Hilts

Breaking Bread and Meeting God

Shopping, preparing and the fellowship of food

by Audrey Hindes

Mindfulness of Our Bodies

A Call to the awareness of God

by Roger Joslin

What is Needed, Right Now, for the Journey?

Walking together in illness and health

by Warren Kinghorn