3 John 2

Beloved, I wish above all things that you may prosper and be in health even as your soul prospers.

Jer 29: 11

For I know the thoughts that I think towards you, saith the Lord, thoughts of peace and not of evil to bring you to and expected end.

2 Tim 2 :21

GOD’S PLAN

To prosper.

To be in Good health

To be useful in his vineyard

To be a fruitful branch

QUESTIONS

How useful is a broken cup, even if golden?

How useful is a sick child of God on the hospital bed?

How much evangelism can a sick Christian do?

How do you tell somebody Jesus heals from a sick bed?

NOTE

Over 60% of sicknesses are preventable.

Over 70% of hospital admissions could have been prevented by prompt check ups

More than 2/3 of hospital expenditures would be saved if we adopt healthful habits.

Safety is ultimately from the Lord but the horse must be prepared.

Good health ultimately comes from God but we must adopt healthful habits

DETERMINANTS OF GOOD HEALTH

Nature

Nurture

NURTURE

Nutrition

Hygiene

Exercise

Rest

NUTRITION

You are what you eat

Diet plays a role in causation of almost all diseases

Hypertension is related to Salt intake

Diabetes  is caused partly by insult from excessive sugar  intake

Colonic cancer results from poor roughage intake.

Obesity is excessive caloric intake

Malnutrition is lack of adequate nutritional intake

Immunity  is a function of diet

What is the role of roughage in diet

What is the importance of anti-oxidants

Rational food intake

PERSONAL HYGIENE

Hand washing

Oral hygiene

Perineal Hygiene

ENVIRONMENTAL HYGIENE

Bushes

Ponds

Window nets

Accident-proof environment

Kitchen hygiene

EXERCISE AND REST

A good exercise keeps the circulation going.

Coronary arteries and artherosclerosis

Even Baba God Rested

Jethro’s wise advice

The world will move on without you.

WOMEN’S WORLD

Another  word on Perineal hygiene

Principles of safe motherhood

What about Family Planning

Training the Girl-child

BREAKING THE VICIOUS CIRCLE

POV

John 8 : 32

And  you shall Know the truth and the truth Shall set you free

Thank you