Spring 2019 I Prevention and Wholehearted Living

Editors Note

Health Ministry Connections: How to Use This Issue in Your Congregation

God’s Good Gifts from the Garden
Stewardship and care of the body
By Susan Martins Miller

Opening Eyes with Lifestyle Medicine
Q&A with Dr. Dexter Shurney
By Rachel Davis

Tips for Healthy Preventive Living

Health, Faith, and Prevention
A place for congregations to care
By Manny Sethi

Health, Behavior, and Society
Asking the larger questions of prevention
By Darriel Harris

Programs and Models
Heal the City
Transforming health care, providing hope
By Lauren Hales

Model Moments
Faith Life: Celebrating Men’s Health Month
Medicine: My Medical Life
Movement: Moving Meditation for Body and Spirit
Work: Finding the Purpose of Work in Sabbath
Emotional: Meeting People Where They Are
Nutrition: Meal Planning and Prepping Tips
Friends and Family: Five Wishes

True North: Under the Circumstances
By Tracy Hilts

Mockery, Body Shame, and Forgiveness
By Michelle Reyes