Rawlings School of Divinity
Doctor of Ministry (DMin)
Primary Subject Area
Education, Health; Religion, General; Health Sciences, Public Health
Bod4God/Losingtolive, Capital Baptist Church, Diet reducing, Health and Wellness, Steve Reynolds, Weight loss strategies
Christianity | Education | Public Health | Public Health Education and Promotion | Religion
Moritz, Gary, "Creating and Sustaining a Health and Wellness Ministry" (2013). Doctoral Dissertations and Projects. 646.
This thesis will focus on creating and sustaining a health and wellness ministry within the local church. The local church should be not only a place that promotes spiritual health, but one that promotes and advocates for physical health and wellness. The thesis will outline how Capital Baptist Church (CBC) is making a growing and sustaining impact within the local church, community, and throughout the United States, while meeting a vital need in today's culture through a holistic Christian approach to life. This document will be a tool for other local churches to use in starting and sustaining a health and wellness program as a way for both sanctification and community outreach.