We invited American Baptists from across the country to share their Ministry Stories with the American Baptist Family and with the world! This is a part of the Transformed by the Spirit initiative. Want to share your story? Written and Video submissions are invited at: firstname.lastname@example.org. View the full list of Ministry Story Opportunity Submissions.
Ministry Story – Championing for a Healthier Church and Community – 2nd Baptist Kansas City, Missouri
Transformed by the Spirit, Ministry Story Opportunity
Second Baptist Church of Kansas City, MO is taking an innovative biblical approach to creating a healthier church and community. They are partnering with the University of Missouri (KC) department of Psychology in a pilot program of the National Institute of Health; office of Minority Health. They have identified Diabetes, stroke and heart disease as chronic conditions within the African American Community. Project FIT is a creative and direct approach to bring about Faith that Inspires Transformation.