Health Healing and Wholeness | Engaging Congregations in Ministries of Health (Chase-Ziolek)
Nurturing Community Health
Health Healing and Wholeness is a resource to help congregations develop health care ministries and community health partnerships. Mary Chase-Ziolek emphasizes how important congregational culture is when nurturing the faith for these ministries. Health Healing and Wholeness helps congregations identify the resources to promote community health, integrating community development concepts.
The appendices provide practical health ministry tools, including a congregational assessment guide.
About the Author
Mary Chase-Ziolek is director of the Center for Faith and Health, and associate professor of health ministries at North Park Theological Seminary in Chicago, Illinois. She received her Ph.D. in nursing from Loyola University in Chicago.