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.
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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.
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