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Health and wellness was central to the ministry of the founder of Methodism, says a leading Wesley scholar. God cares about body and soul, and wants the flourishing of humanity and all creation.
First published in the 1740s, the Rev. John Wesley’s book “Primitive Physick” contains health and wellness advice, at least some of which make surprisingly good sense today.
The Jesus of stained glass never was and is not now. It is the flesh-and-blood Christ, whose scars bear witness to the chaos and struggle of the world, who invites pastors to rest -- to care for their own souls and to be nourished by the manna of silence.
Church communities do a better job of talking about the beginning of people’s spiritual lives than about moments of spiritual desolation, says the Duke Divinity professor and author of a new memoir.