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Clergy Breakfast: The Faith Community Responds in Fayetteville

St. Matthews United Methodist Church 202 Hope Mills Rd, Fayetteville, NC, United States

Are you interested in learning more about the state of our state when it comes to opioids? Are you interested in learning more about ways your congregation can get involved with the Opioid Crisis? If so please join us at St. Matthews UMC for the Opioid Crisis, the Faith Community Responds. At this breakfast, you […]

Sacred Conversations: Worship at the Table: Healing Relationships to Food and Community

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Join us for a Sacred Conversation with Kendall Vanderslice of Edible Theology to talk about the meaning of food: in Scripture, in Christian tradition, in history, and in your own lives. She will share more about her curriculum Worship at the Table and her program Edible Theology. https://www.edibletheology.com/. Register here

Faith and Health Connection: Community Gardening: It’s All in the Details

Join us for a Faith and Health Connection on community gardening with Crystal Mercer, County Extension Agent for Community and School Gardens with the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Guilford County, to talk about community gardening and what it takes to get a community garden up and going. Crystal will share how to plan and establish a […]

Sacred Conversations: Connecting Faith and Health to Nourish Lives and Empower Communities

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Join us for a Sacred Conversations as we host Kim Eshleman of Faithful Families.  Faithful Families believes that communities of faith are important health advocates, particularly in communities affected by health disparities or lacking access to crucial resources. That’s why we are here to empower faith communities as they become changemakers in helping their communities […]

Faith and Health Connection: Healthy Swaps

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Join us in partnership with Jordan Jefferies-James, Family & Consumer Sciences Agent Rockingham County Center N.C. Cooperative Extension, as we talk about healthy eating in the context of faith communities' role in supporting habits that reflect the wholeness of the body. In this session, participants will learn new ways to improve their nutritional habits by […]

Faith & The Overdose Crisis

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Faith and the Overdose Crisis: How Your Faith Community Can Respond to the Overdose Crisis and Help Bring it to an End Our Partners in Health and Wholeness Initiative (PHW) will be offering mini-grant opportunities to all Collaborative members in the focus area of Overdose Response beginning mid-August 2023. This webinar is intended to help […]

Tobacco/Nicotine Education Workshop for Parents of Youth & Teens

Kingdom Builders Church International 2352 Dr. Webber Avenue, Charlotte, NC, United States

Join our Partners in Health and Wholeness (PHW) initiative for an educational and comprehensive workshop focusing on tobacco/nicotine. During this session, which is geared specifically toward parents of youth and teens, you will gain knowledge about the dangers of tobacco usage and vaping, the latest products in the industry, and discover how faith communities can […]

Faith Health Connection: Hearing Health is Brain Health!

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Join our Partners in Health and Wholeness initiative for an informative presentation on the connection between hearing health and brain health as you age, featuring Kathy Dowd, AuD, Executive Director of the Audiology Project. Register here.

Tobacco/Nicotine Education Workshop

Morning Star First Baptist Church 126 4th Ave. SW, Hickory, NC, United States

Join our Partners in Health and Wholeness (PHW) initiative for an educational and comprehensive workshop focusing on tobacco/nicotine. During this session, you will gain knowledge about the dangers of tobacco usage and vaping, the latest products in the industry, and discover how faith communities can respond to such issues. We will host two simultaneous workshops […]

Faith in Action: Navigating the Opioid Crisis Through Harm Reduction

Morning Star First Baptist Church 126 4th Ave. SW, Hickory, NC, United States

Discover a path of action for faith communities in the face of the opioid crisis through our Faith in Action Workshop. Participants will understand the depth of the opioid crisis within your community and uncover strategic avenues for your faith community’s impactful response. Hosted by the Council’s Partners in Health and Wholeness initiative, this event […]

Faith in Action: Navigating the Opioid Crisis Through Harm Reduction

Friendship Missionary Baptist Church 3400 Beatties Ford Road, Charlotte

Discover a path of action for faith communities in the face of the opioid crisis through our Faith in Action Workshop. Participants will understand the depth of the opioid crisis within your community and uncover strategic avenues for your faith community’s impactful response. Hosted by the Council’s Partners in Health and Wholeness initiative, this event […]

Cardiac Arrest Awareness for Faith Communities

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Join us as we learn how to prepare for and respond to cardiac arrest incidences as communities of faith! Duke Clinical Research Institute is working on a clinical trial focused on improving cardiac arrest survival in North Carolina. Cardiac arrest is when the heart stops suddenly due to an electrical problem. 356,000 cardiac arrests happen […]

Faith in Action: Navigating and Responding to the Opioid Crisis through Faith Response

Lincolnton Health Department 200 Gamble Dr., Lincolnton, NC, United States

Discover a path of action for faith communities in the face of the opioid crisis through our Faith in Action Workshop. Participants will understand the depth of the opioid crisis within your community and uncover strategic avenues for your faith community’s impactful response. Hosted by the Council’s Partners in Health and Wholeness initiative, this event […]

Faith Health Connection: Exploring Dementia Support in Congregations

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Join our Partners in Health and Wholeness initiative and the Dementia Alliance of North Carolina for an informative webinar on ways that faith communities can support caregivers and those with dementia. Our featured speakers will provide valuable and practical advice for congregations, as well as information on free trainings and other resources. Click here to […]

Living Healthy with Chronic Disease

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Join our Partners in Health and Wholeness initiative alongside Vivian Gettys of Healthy Aging NC to learn about evidence-based Chronic Disease Self-Management Education programs. Participants will learn how your health ministry can partner with Healthy Aging NC to empower members of your faith community to “Live Healthy with Chronic Disease.” Click here to register.