HEALTH & WELLNESS MINISTRY
THERE WILL BE NO HEALTH CHECKS FOR THE MONTH OF MAY
MAY IS MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH
(WEAR THE COLOR GREEN IN OBSERVANCE)
MARCH IS AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH
(Join us in wearing BLUE)
FEBRUARY IS HEART MONTH
(Wear RED each Sunday)
EBC FAMILY LIFE
To edify lives by providing resources, information, health screenings and/or other programs that will enhance awareness and increase knowledge about what it takes to keep God’s temple.
To empower individuals to take active roles in managing their health and modifying their behaviors to make a life style change in order to live longer. The ministry will attend to the physical, psychosocial and spiritual scopes of each person.
Ministry Scripture Reference:
“Do you want to get well?” – John 5:6b, NIV
To provide accurate and meaningful education, programs, activities and focus to address health issues pertinent to each congregational member and the community it serves.
To provide ongoing educational seminars, workshops, health screenings for the members.
To provide access to a variety of healthcare professionals and organizations.
The ministry will focus on the body, mind and spiritual aspects of the individual.
To bring healing, health and wellness to all.
This will include blood pressure, glucose screenings, exercise programs and spiritual counseling, etc. to the congregation and community on a regular basis.
To partner with various local organizations to maximize resources that will allow individuals to improve their health.
Health Information is shared through the following:
Act as health resources within the church
Spiritual gifts, skills and traits desired for people considering serving in this ministry:
Every 3rd Sunday after morning services and as needed
Ministry Team Leaders:
Rev. Carolyn “Nippy” Marshall, RN Director
Cassandra Chapman, RN Coordinator
Kaylah Young Public Health Coordinator
Gwen Samuels EMT & Nurses’ Unit Coordinator
Jasmine Moore Medical Coordinator
Jasmine Chapman Medical Coordinator
We would like to give Kudos to all the essential workers at EBC and surrounding communities for their hard work, patience with others and endurance to serve others during this demanding and uncomfortable time in our lives.
~EBC Health & Wellness Team
PROTECT YOURSELF FROM THE CORONAVIRUS
All information comes from the Virginia Department of Health (VDH)
HEART MONTH 2019
BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH 2018
On Sunday, April 22, Health and Wellness Ministry asks you to wear Red in honor of
Alcohol & Substance Abuse Awareness.
On Saturday, May 5 - 11:00 am - 12:30 pm, Health and Wellness will sponsor a Hypertension and Stroke Seminar w/ guest speaker.
Digital pictures courtesy of https://www.saga.co.uk/
February Heart Month 2018
EBC Exercise for the Heart
Wear Pink in honor of BREAST CANCER AWARENESS Month.
Oct. 15, 2017
Honoring our SURVIVORS, LOVED ONES LOST, and those who are still GOING THROUGH.
BP and Glucose screenings are available (see a member of our team).
Know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost which is in you, which ye have of God, and ye are
not your own. 1st Corinthians 6: 19
OCTOBER - CELEBRATING OUR SURVIVORS OF BREAST CANCER
Ebenezer Baptist Church
3207 Quarter Hill Rd
Supply, Virginia 22436
Phone: (804) 443-4168
Sunday School: 9:00 - 9:45 a.m.
Sunday Morning Worship Service:
9 to 10 a.m.
See our “Calendar” page for events and announcements.