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

The Gift of Work

An invitation to kingdom building

by Deidre Riggs

One Faith, One Body

Members of one another

by Marilyn McEntyre

Jumpstart Your Journey Toward a Balanced Life

Model for Healthy Living Introduction with Reflections

Mealtime Blessings

40 Prayers to Sing & Say

by Kira Dault

Our Work, God’s World

Daily Devotions at Advent


Healthy Holiday Drinks

developed by Church Health Center Wellness

Spinach Dip

developed by Church Health Center Wellness

Apple Cinnamon Roll Pancakes

developed by Church Health Center Wellness

The Best Chili

developed by Church Health Center Wellness

Staying Healthy During the Holidays

Ask Deborah: Answering your questions on health ministry

by Deborah Patterson


How to Cook Locally in Winter

Fresh Food for Thought

10 Tips for Family Caregivers

A Heart Healthy Lifestyle

Move More!

Make a Healthy Grocery List

Dealing with Stress

The Model for Healthy Living

A strategy for whole-person care

by Scott Morris

Vaccines….. Adults Need Them, Too!


Stuffed Apples

A healthy and flavorful treat

developed by Church Health Center Wellness

Perk Up Your Church Coffee Hour

A few ways to introduce healthier options

by Deborah Patterson

Attending: Mindfulness, Medicine and Humanity

by Ronald Epstein, MD Reviewed by Sharon Thorpe

Take Changes in Stride

6 Tips for Healthy Transitions

Real-Life Movement

7 Tips for Including Movement in the Way You Live

Pursuing a God Who Beckons

Pilgrimage toward a whole spiritual relationship

by Karen L. Klein

Website 101 for Your Church

Shining a Light on Sunscreen

Stranger in Our Midst

Reflecting on cultural differences

by Scott Morris

Health Ministry Tips to Jumpstart Your Congregation to Better Health

How to eat like a toddler

by Sheila Harrell

Taking Care with Dementia

Five How-to Tips for Visiting a Person with Dementia

by Susan Martins Miller

First Place, First Step

Bible studies to feed body and spirit

by Vicki Heath

One-Ingredient Homemade Ice Cream

developed by Church Health Center Wellness

Yearning for Healing

From a single child to millions of refugees, the church yearns to welcome.

by Scott Morris

Welcoming the Stranger

5 Ways to Help a Refugee Ministry

Empowering the Church to Fight Joblessness

Jobs for Life connects people with the dignity of work

Get Your Churches Going!

A Conference Update from Healthy Churches 20/20

Editor’s Note

by Stacy Smith

Living in Doubt, Living in Faith

Searching for God in the midst of suffering and pain

by Scott Morris

Losing a Little One

Support groups for pregnancy and infant loss

Sacred to the Full

Resting at the tables of life

by Ashley Higgins

One Plantation, Two Sets of Eyes

Two pilgrims reflect on their experience of Durham’s Pilgrimage of Pain and Hope, specifically on the visit to the Stagville Plantation.


Guacamole Dip

A healthy snack for your church meeting

developed by Church Health Center Wellness

First Steps Toward Mental Health Ministry

Two leaders answer starting questions

A Journey with Our City, Ourselves, and Our God

A pilgrimage of pain and hope

by Reynolds Chapman

An Internist’s Life Calling to Addiction Work

Q&A with Dr. Anderson Spickard, Jr.