Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

Connecting the Church in Mission

UMC Day of Health            

To further The United Methodist Church’s commitment to improve health for all, Global Ministries, in partnership with the North Georgia Annual Conference, is hosting the UMC Day of Health to equip leaders and inspire others to find new ways to engage their communities through health ministries.

We’re inviting United Methodist churches, health care coordinators, general agency representatives, Global Health partners, and affiliates for the UMC Day of Health.

Be inspired and equipped

At UMC Day of Health, you’ll find the tools and resources needed to implement health programs and ministries in your congregation and community.

Organizations promoting health and well-being in their local communities will offer engaging breakout sessions including health information, HIV testing, fun fitness activities, and healthy cooking demonstrations.

We will also be introducing Hulapalooza, a multi-faceted event with on a hula-hoop theme that includes activities for all-ages. Come and learn, or re-learn, how to hula-hoop and be part of this incredible health-promoting event.

Guest speakers include:

Dr. John Blevins, acting director of the interfaith health program at Emory University; Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson, resident bishop of the North Georgia Conference; Rev. Dan Brown, senior pastor at Dunwoody United Methodist Church; Bishop L. Jonathan Holston, resident bishop of the South Carolina Annual Conference; Poonam Patodia, chief marketing officer, United Methodist Communications; Thomas Kemper, General Secretary of Global Ministries; Rev. Kathy James, director of Connectional Ministries of the South Carolina Annual Conference; and Dr. Sara Wilcox, professor in the Department of Exercise Science at the University of South Carolina.

You’re invited!

Join us on:
Saturday, March 17, 2018
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Dunwoody United Methodist Church
Atlanta, Georgia

Register today:

Early bird registration: January 31, 2018
Deadline to register: March 12, 2018

Download & share:
UMC Day of Health Bulletin
UMC Day of Health Flyer

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