A 12-week, faith-based weight-loss program will start at the Beach Lake United Methodist Church on January, 3.
The program, First Place 4 Health is a weekly support group that will be focused on achieving balance in four essential areas in everyones' lives. Emotional, spiritual, mental and physical, to encourage people to adopt practical disciplines in the four areas.
Participants will need regular attendance and fellowship, prayer, Scripture reading and memory, keeping a food record and eating well. Participants will learn how to be victorious over past eating patterns and commit their minds and ultimately their bodies to God.
First Place 4 Health, is said to be supported and endorsed by registered dieticians and physicians and has helped millions in thousands of churches help achieve their health and weight-loss goals since 1981.
An orientation session for First Place 4 Health will be at Thursday, January 3 at 7 p.m., at the Beach Lake United Methodist Church on 7 Milanville Road, Beach Lake. Registration for the 12-week session is $25. Call (570)729-7011 to register or for information. Anyone wishing to participate must attend the meeting.