First Aid and Health

We, the First Aid Ministry of Health, will prepare ourselves to be effective servants through the study of God’s Word, acquired knowledge, skills and training.  We will minister to the needs of God’s people during ecclesiastical, home-going, and health-related services.  We will promote health and safety awareness to the congregation and when deemed appropriate, we will assist in the health and safety awareness efforts of our surrounding communities.
 
Provided Services:
  • Assistance to our congregation and visitors in emergency situations during services and events
  • Blood pressure readings on the third Sunday of every month following morning worship service.
  • Health information through health fairs, flyers and seminars.
  • Support of lifestyle changes such as walking club.
  • Support for funeral/wakes.
  • CPR/First Aid training
 
 
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Health Tips
 
16 Healthy Tips for 2016 for Eating Right
 
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics has offered some practical tips that when adopted lead to better health.  Review the tips
 
 
 
 
Healthy Recipes
 
Soul Food Made Healthy
 
Do you enjoy soul food?  But do you think you can’t enjoy it because of  high fat or sodium content?  Soul food can be healthy and tasty with a few adjustments.  Review the Soul Food Made Healthy guide here.
Health Issues and Awareness
Periodically, the First Aid Ministry will highlight a health issue in our community to bring awareness and resources.  The current issue is Breast Cancer.  Please review the breast cancer fact sheet here to learn more about breast cancer. 
 
Ministry Meeting Schedule
The ministry meets quarterly (January, March, June and September) on the Saturday before the fourth Sunday at 12:00 p.m.  Next meetings are as follows:
 
January 21, 2017
March 25, 2017
June 24, 2017
September 23, 2017
Sunday Service Schedule

 

October 2016

November 2016

December 2016

January 2017

1st

Elaine Wyche

Rolanda Thomas

Dacia Richardson

Elaine Wyche

2nd

Roxie Wyche

Angela Graham

Julie Webb

Roxie Wyche

3rd

Kim Garner

King David Harris

Rolanda Thomas

KD Williams

4th

Wanda Adams

Lucy Hardy

Janet McCullers

Michelle Williams

5th

 

 

 

Wanda Adams