Items Tagged "Fitness Exercise"
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Can church friends be a diet secret?
Keeping up a fitness routine can be rough, but some United Methodist churches offer ways to stay strong. Read More
UMTV: Worship and Workout
Pastor at gym stresses faith, fitness all week. "I look at the Y like the woman at the well. People come here. I provide that spiritual connect." View
Fitness resolution makes a difference in pastor’s life
Rev. Gadson has always battled weight but with her new exercise program, she's lost 40 pounds and has more energy for ‘her style of preaching.’ Read More
World Record Female Bodybuilder: Ernestine Shepherd
Ernestine Shepherd is over 75, runs 10 miles a day, and credits workouts and her United Methodist faith for turning her grief into joy. View
Finding the Fu in You
UMTV presents a throwback special. Meet a United Methodist Kung Fu pastor who once studied with Bruce Lee. View
Mental health: Activity benefits aging
"As a church," says successful-aging leader Barbara Bruce, "we must not let our older members languish and become stagnant." Read More
Tennessee faith groups fight youth obesity
Seventeen percent of children are considered obese. United Methodist churches and agencies want to help change that statistic. Read More
Food fight in the church kitchen? You bet!
Nashville woman takes on battle against childhood obesity as she transforms the food fare at West End United Methodist. Read More
Maryland D.S. takes ‘prayer bike tour’
The Rev. Evan Young took a 55-mile trip in his district to show how he feels "the church needs to engage itself &ellipsis;meet people where they are." Read More
Survey finds clergy’s worries add on pounds
Pension and health board reports United Methodist clergy exercise more than other U.S. adults do but still have more medical issues. Read More
Over 90, Teaching Yoga: Bernice Bates
United Methodist Bernice Bates is 91. "I've attained this age because I have done yoga. Gives you peace just like your church does." View