Health Ministry

Our Mission: To educate the membership and community about health related issues and preventive measures including weight control, obesity, diet, exercise, tobacco, taking medication, yearly checkups, annual HIV screenings, etc.

Vision: The membership will become more health conscious; maintain optimal physical, spiritual and mental health.

Our FOCUS is on those health issues that greatly impact the healthy life of the AFRICAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY:

1. Diseases of the heart and blood vessels – blood pressure, cholesterol, and stroke.
2. Diabetes
3. Cancer
4. HIV/AIDS
5. Mental Illness

Psalm 103, Verses 2-5 (NIV)
Praise the Lord, my soul, and forget not all his benefits- who forgives all your sins and heals all your diseases, who redeems your life from the pit and crowns you with love and compassion, who satisfies your desires with good things so that your youth is renewed like the eagle's.

AIDS Ministry founded September 30, 2001
Health Ministry founded May 18, 2006