Spring 2011: Rethinking the Separation of Church and Health


The Body of Christ: Should the Church reclaim health care?
by Scott Morris
God-given Bodies: Why your body matters
by Kendra Hotz and Matthew Mathews
Physician and Pastor: John Wesley’s Holistic Vision: Q&A with Randy Maddox
by John Shorb
Medical Outreach – A Pillar of the Early Church: Q&A with Gary Ferngren
by John Shorb
What Churches Can Do about Postpartum Depression: Q&A with Jerusha Clark
by John Shorb
Soulful Messengers: St. Andrew AME’s Health Ministry
by Melody Gordon 

Programs and Models

Seeding New Ministries: Q&A with Richard Herman
by John Shorb
Refuge and Restore
by Jennifer Halupnik


Healthy Eating
Movement and Hypertension Tips 
Prayer Shawl Ministry Tips
15 Ways You Can Minister to People Who are Homebound
Making Your Church a Healthier Place
Mental Illness: How Can Congregations Respond?
by Marja Bergen
Ask Deborah: Supporting Breast Cancer Patients
by Deborah Patterson 
I Want to Hold Your Hand
by Susan Palwick
Honoring the Body: Meditations on a Christian Practice
A Plain Life: Walking My Belief
Walking with the Poor
Health, Healing and Wholeness: Engaging Congregations in Ministries of Health
Not All of Us Are Saints: A Doctor’s Journey with the Poor
Souls in the Hands of a Tender God
The Dinah Project: A Handbook for Congregational Response to Sexual Violence
The Power of Lay Leadership in Health Ministry: Q&A with Sheridan Smotherman
By Rachel Thompson Davis
Trees Walking
by Stacy Smith