Healthcare Ministry

Mission:

To promote health, wellness, healing and education, with the intention of integrating the mind, body and spirit to achieve wholeness, health and a sense of wellbeing. Increase individual’s awareness of their health and its relationship to their spiritual development.

Vision:

To be a Faith Based health and wellness ministry directed at identifying health care issues, spiritual and physical needs, as well as other diverse needs of the congregation and community’s.  The ministry will encourage wholeness by empowering individuals to take responsibility for one’s own health. To improve the productivity and growth of the ministry by communicating and participating with other ministries providing similar functions.
The healthcare ministry strives to allow God’s love reveal itself through the following spiritual gifts:

• Mercy -Act of compassion, keeping the body health and unified by keeping other aware of their needs.

• Giving- Giving freely and joyfully  to the work and mission of the ministry• Hospitality -Ability to make individuals feel at ease and to integrate new members into the ministry

• Helps -Recognizing practical needs in the body and joyfully give assistance to meet those needs.

• Knowledge -Manifests itself in the teaching and training Of others

• Faith- Trusting God to work beyond our human capabilities

Chair: Sis Lydia Richardson – 804-755-7716