The Model for Healthy Living

A strategy for whole-person care

by Scott Morris

Health Ministry Tips to Jumpstart Your Congregation to Better Health

Get Your Churches Going!

A Conference Update from Healthy Churches 20/20

Interview

A Godly Plan for Health

Q&A with Brent Egan, MD

by Stacy Smith

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

Faithful to Empower

Health ministry in every congregation

by J. Elisha Burke
Interview

The Whole Church

Q&A with Otis Moss III

by Stacy Smith

It Takes a Congregation

Health Ministry by Everyone, for Everyone

by Sharon T. Hinton

Why Health Ministry?

Good news through a whole-life lens

by Scott Morris
Interview

Thick Faith

Q&A with Lisa Sharon Harper

by Susan Martins Miller

A Healthy Church Starts With Healthy Seminarians

How one seminary takes a preemptive strike on unhealthy clergy trends

by Mary Boland
Interview

Scarcity and Abundance

Q&A with Walter Brueggemann

by Stacy Smith

Dis-abling Pain

Ways of Thinking about--and Dealing With--Chronic Pain

by Michelle M. Lelwica

Cradle to Grave

How my mother’s rebirth in recovery planted the seeds for my own rebirth in baptism

by Susan Palwick

Gather Around the Table Coloring Page

A Model Hospital

How one medical center is making the Model for Healthy Living come to life

by Mary Boland

How to Think Like a Doctor

by Nia Zalamea

Surveying the Safety Nets

The growing landscape of safety net medical providers, the impact of the Affordable Care Act, and the mission of the church

by John Mills

Health Care, the Whole Person, and Community Engagement

A Case Study of the Church Health Center of Memphis, TN

by Antony Sheehan, Maureen Bisognano and Robert Waller

What is Integrated Health?

by Daniel Deffenbaugh

The Cards

By simple words, Marty was reconnected to life

by Larry Kinard

A Garden Hospital

Khoo Teck Puat Hospital in Yishun, Singapore

by Mary Boland

Be Not Afraid

Creating a system of care built on love, not fear

by Antony Sheehan

5 Ways to Make Your Church More Bike-Friendly

by Church Health Reader Editors

Wheels of Wellness

Exploring faith-based healthy living models in Living Compass, the Model for Healthy Living, and the Lutheran Wholeness Wheel

by Susan Martins Miller

Healing Christian Healing

Moving beyond the cheap hope of miracle cures to a more honest—and more biblical—understanding of Christian healing

by Katherine Willis Pershey
Interview

A Modern Day Disciple

Q&A with Martin E. Marty on Granger Westberg

by Stacy Smith

Holy, Healing and Heart Healthy

Red Dress Sunday at St. Agnes Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland

by Mary Boland

Red Dress Sunday

St. Agnes Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland

by Church Health Reader Editors

Building the Blessings of Bikes

Revolutions Bicycle Co-op

by Stacy Smith

A Dashboard for Church Health

A new online tool helps churches build successful partnerships with New York’s Department of Health

by Thomas Cannell

2014 Top 10 Articles – Editor’s Picks

by Stacy Smith

Bonding through Brokenness

How congregations can lead the way on the journey of recovery

by Heather Kopp

8 Things to Know about 12 Steps

What to Know When you Attend an AA Meeting

by Butch Odom

Health Ministry with Teenagers

by Deborah Patterson

A Time for HIV/AIDS Ministry

A Biblical Basis for Action in Your Community

by Marvin McMickle

4 Ways Churches Can Respond to Mental Illness

by Antony Sheehan
Book Review

Health Ministries

A Primer for Clergy and Congregations

reviewed by Brianna Wagner

Meeting God on the Mountain

Boone United Hiking Trail in Boone, NC

by Brianna Wagner

Health Ministry Flyers

Seminary Partners to Heal the Sick

Wesley Theological Seminary’s new commitment to collaborative health ministry in the nation’s capital

by Tom Pruski

Stronger Together

Partnerships in Health Ministry

by Stacy Smith

Touched Twice Clinic

by Church Health Reader Editors
Interview

Making Health Ministry Work

5 Questions with Kirsten Peachey

by Stacy Smith

Churches Help Hospitals Move Upstream

by Susan Martins Miller

A Mosque, a Church, and Neighborhood Health

Interfaith Connections for Life

by Lance Laird