WELCOME to REGION 4!!

Region 4 includes:
     Arkansas-Oklahoma Synod
     Nebraska Synod
     Central States Synod
     Northern Texas-Northern Louisiana Synod
     Southwestern Texas Synod
     Texas-Louisiana Gulf Coast Synods

Representatives are:
      
Carolyn                      
Carolyn Crowe, St. Louis, MO,         Lucina (Lu) Kimpel, Austin, TX
ccrowe@sbcglobal.net                  kimpel10@gmail.com     

Norma Anderson, Chesterfield, MO, norma.anderson@swbell.net

Texas Health Ministries Network

The Texas Health Ministries Network (THMN) is a group of Faith Community nurses, clergy, social workers, health administrators, and educators from Texas. The group provides networking to promote health education and access to resources, provides education to these professionals, and maintains a database of health ministers in Texas. The Department of State Health Services provides THMN with a site for sharing of resources and a calendar of events. You can access this site at: THMN Resources  

Texas Health Ministries Network Calendar

 

 September 8-10: Health Ministries Association Annual Meeting and Conference, Erlanger, KY https://hmassoc.org/newsevents/upcoming-conference/

 September 15: Fundamentals for Faith Health Promoter course, Fort Worth. Contact: carynpaulos@texashealth.org

September 20: Fundamentals for Faith Health Promoter course, Azle.  Contact: carynpaulos@texashealth.org

 October 26 (Friday): Texas Health Ministries Network meeting, Texas Health Resources Arlington Memorial Hospital, McRae Classroom C1-2, 810 West Randol Mill Rd, Arlington 76012. The business meeting will begin at 11:00 a.m. followed by networking and lunch. The afternoon education topic will be on behavioral health and the role of congregations in decreasing stigma, using a congregational care kit which is being developed. Contact: carynpaulos@texashealth.org  

 January 25 (Friday), 2019: Texas Health Ministries Network meeting, Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas, Professional Building, 740 Hospital Drive, Beaumont, TX 77701 - in the Spindle Top Conference Room, 3rd floor.  Contact: rebekah.seymour@bhset.net

 February/April (tentative), 2019: Foundations of Faith Community Nursing online course, Dallas. Contact: dorisgiles@mhd.com

 February/April (tentative), 2019:  Foundations of Faith Community Nursing Course, Texas Health Resources, Dallas.  Contact:  paulamiller@texashealth.org

 

You can find helpful resources for your church at the Church Health Center's website -  www.churchhealth.org. 

If you are looking for a Foundations of FCN course, you can find information about the ones coming up at the Church Health web site as well.

 

Please send us news about what's going on in your area of Region 4 so we can publicize the events for you here on the website. 

 Updated 5/18