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Faith-Based Resources

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Faith-Based Resources

Promoting Healthy Congregations Assessment

Faith-based organizations want their members to be healthy physically as well as spiritually. People look to their faith communities for support in various aspects of their lives. When faith-based organizations support healthy eating, physical activity and tobacco-free lifestyles, they promote better health among their congregation members.
Promoting Healthy Congregations Assessment

Healthy Communities Faith-Based Resources

Michigan Faith-Based Health Association

The Michigan Faith-Based Health Association (MFBHA) was created for faith-based organizations to share health resources, funding opportunities and expertise on cardiovascular health, nutrition and physical activity.

Spirit, Mind & Body: Eat Well, Live Well Event Planning Guide

The guide is just one way of promoting healthy lifestyles in the faith community through healthy eating.


Resources in this section can help faith-based organizations take steps toward creating healthier congregations, and assist individuals in achieving healthier lifestyles.

"Walk by Faith" Monthly Health Topics

The "Walk by Faith" website supports health improvement among Michigan faith leaders and their congregations, providing quick links to relevant information on a variety of health topics.