The Medical Aid ministry promotes healthy living by focusing on the physical, emotional, social and spiritual lifestyle among members of the church. To serve as a resource, referral and educational component of our church to help our members live life to the fullest and live it more abundantly.

Open to all adult members who are medical professionals (doctors, nurses, etc.).

Scripture: “Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.” 1 Corinthians 13:4-5

Services Provided: Nurses are available at each worship service for emergencies. Participates in health fairs to encourage good physical health practices and recognition of the overall well-being of the congregation. Promote disease prevention and health promotion in such a way that speaks to the unique needs of the congregation and the surrounding community.

National Monthly Health Observances:

American Heart Month American Heart Month isn’t just for lovers. February also reminds us to take care of our heart and consider our risk factors. Believe it or not, heart disease can happen at any age. Some risk factors for heart disease and stroke are preventable. American Heart Month teaches us the ways we can help reduce our risks while eliminating those we have control over. Do you have one of these risk factors for cardiovascular disease? Obesity, physical inactivity, high blood pressure, cigarette smoking, high cholesterol or diabetes.

https://nationaldaycalendar.com/american-heart-month-february/

 

Medical Aide Ministry Staff:
Chair: Phyllis McMillan
Vice-Chair: Roslyn Jett-Mitchell
Secretary: Ronke Oluwoye