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Our Whole Community promotes spirituality as a core component in achieving balance.


Please see below for resources.


Health Ministry


A health ministry is the purposeful ministry of working with individuals, families, groups, congregations and communities to focus on holistic health, wellness and disease/injury prevention. Health ministries are usually directed by a committee/cabinet of volunteers. Some health ministries have a parish or faith community nurse.

What is Faith Community Nursing?
Health Ministries Association
Florida Hospital Healthy 100

Is your church interested in developing a health ministry? OWC is creating a Health Ministry Handbook. contact us if you are interested in receiving one and talking to an OWC leader about your church health ministry.

Health Ministry Information by Denomination
United Church of Christ
Evangelical Lutheran 
United Methodist

Articles & Resources
Biology of Belief 
How Faith and Health Go Hand in Hand
Duke University, Center for Spirituality, Theology
and Health

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