“Whoever is kind to the poor lends to the Lord, and he will reward them for what they have done.” (Proverbs 19:17; NIV) Did you know that a recent Harvard study showed that simply contemplating generosity boosts your immune system? In addition, the study concluded that giving money to someone else lifted the giver’s happiness… Read More
“God, my God, I yelled for help and you put me together. God, you pulled me out of the grave, gave me another chance at life when I was down-and-out. All you saints! Sing your hearts out to God! Thank him to His face!” (Psalm 30:2-4; The Message) Both the Old and New Testaments are… Read More
In the last few weeks, emotional earthquakes rocked the Richter scale in several countries and United State cities. Two major sports spectaculars were occurring simultaneously. The world cup was happening in Brazil and the National Basket Ball league best player was deciding where he would be playing next. Work productivity fell as folks took long… Read More
Often, even subconsciously, it is our friends and family who end up derailing our intentions to change our lifestyles. Whether it is changing our diet, changing our activity level or giving up a harmful habit, we listen to our loved ones and give in to temptation. Here are a few tips to strengthen your resolve.… Read More
How much does what we think affect our health? Join us for the final evening in our Hope and Health series. Norman Martin, MD, Oncologist, will talk about how the mind powerfully influences our physical health, “The Gift of Peace: Freedom from Stress.”
Check out these links for how much sugar you’re ACTUALLY consuming every day. And then join us for the next event in our weekly Hope and Health series to find out how to reduce sugar and salt in your diet and lead a healthier life! Sugar Stacks – How Much Sugar Is in That? Discover how… Read More
Join us for the next event in our weekly Hope and Health series. Wednesday, July 2, 6:30-8:00 at the Sligo Church, 7700 Carroll Avenue, Takoma Park, Maryland 20912 (Use the Greenwood Avenue entrance please) Dr. Cosette Jamieson, MD, a nephrologist in private practice in Washington, DC. will present convincing evidence why eating too much salt… Read More
To whet your appetite for the upcoming event on Wednesday, here’s a little story featuring two little girls and a lot of smoothies!
As we enter this summer season, terrorism, rumor of war, wicked weather, and the human tragedy of a migration of women and children on our southern border come blaring their bad news at us. The pain is not distant as the anxiety tax has moved into our pocketbooks through spikes in food and fuel prices.
Join us for the next event in our weekly Hope and Health series. Find out how to Eat More and Weigh Less! Wednesday, June 25, 6:30-8:00 at the Sligo Church, 7700 Carroll Avenue, Takoma Park, Maryland 20912 (Use the Greenwood Avenue entrance please) Cecelia Hall-Carrington, MD, a Baltimore pediatrician, will talk about how to Eat More… Read More