Health Ministries Western Australia
Good health is probably the most precious commodity for every person on the planet. The Seventh-day Adventist Church promotes that each person should live life to their maximum, God-given, potential. This includes all facets namely: physically, emotionally, socially and spiritually.
The aim of the Health Ministries Department is to assist individuals, local churches and their communities to experience that quality-of-life by providing:
- Educational resources
- Training seminars
- Group support
- Community health awareness campaigns
Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP)
For 30 years, Dr Hans Diehl’s Complete Health Improvement Program has been transforming lives worldwide. The program has assisted more than 80,000 people to prevent, arrest and reverse their lifestyle diseases, including heart disease, diabetes and obesity.
In practice, CHIP is an inexpensive, 30-day lifestyle education program that is sponsored by local, community-based leadership, worldwide. Participants are guided through an intensive program with 18 sessions running over three months, being educated and equipped with the tools to maintain positive lifestyle changes.
To find out more about how the CHIP program can improve your health, or to facilitate a CHIP program in your local church, please visit the official website.
The Live More Project
The Live More Project is a 10-week emotional wellness program designed to boost health and happiness. After fifteen years of research and development, the project is part of an ongoing Lifestyle Research Project that utilises the 7 Dimensions of Wellness Index to gain an understanding of the benefits gained from engaging in the program. These include:
- Emotionally Thriving
- Physically Energised
- Socially Flourishing
- Vocationally Enriched
- Spiritually Connected
- Intellectually Engaged
- Environmentally Attuned
The program is supported by the latest scientific findings and represents a new era of industry-leading health resources from Adventist Health. If you’d like to learn more about how to participate or become an accredited facilitator and run the Live More Project at your local church, visit the Adventist Church website.
Forgive To Live
Everyone has been hurt or rejected by someone close to them. Everyone has a grievance story. But while most people have been told that they should forgive, they have never been taught how. Forgive To Live is a program specially designed to help individuals improve their mental health by letting go of resentment, reframing the
In this six part series Drs Dick Tibbits and Marcha William wexplain how understanding and practicing forgiveness can literally save your Life.
To order resources for your church or small group, visit the Forgive To Live Website.
10,000 Toes Campaign
South Pacific nations have the highest prevalence of diabetes in the world. The 10000 Toes Campaign is committed to saving the lives and limbs of those affected by providing diagnostic kits for Diabetes detection, educating and equipping the people of the Pacific Islands, and training doctors and nurses to detect Type 2 Diabetes early to offer better and more holistic treatment.
10000 Toes needs your donations to make this vision a reality. If you’d like to support this worthy cause, please donate through their website.