Challenge The National Parks! Week 6

Challenge The National Parks! Week 6 Wow!  Week 6 of Challenge The National Parks!  I don't know about you, but I think I wore out a pair of boots already.  How about you?  Let's check on how MissionFiT's teams of hikers are handling the heat of the next parks:  Saguaro, Arches, Bryce Canyon, and Capitol Reef. Team Standings fo Week [...]

Boosting Immunity: Women’s Health Night #2

Boosting Immunity:  Women's Health Night #2 Keiran Llaneza, P.A. joined us to teach on boosting immunity for women's health night #2. Keiran shared, "Our Best Defense: Times are unpredictable and scary.  We have a new virus that really no one understands completely.  The best defense is providing our bodies with the foods that boost immunity.  Come learn about the best [...]

Remember Your Body

Do You "Remember Your Body"? Recently, Pastor David Chadwick, wrote a piece about rest.  Not just sleep, mind you.  But real rest.  Body, Mind and Soul.  These days, hours are filled with decisions we have to make because of circumstances we can't control.  After you "remember" to do everything else, you may be too tired to remember your body.  Let's take [...]

MissionFiT’s Sally Hentz

MissionFiT's Sally Hentz In addition to being MissionFiT's Wellness Challenge winner, Sally Hentz is a corporate paralegal on the Global Services Team at Moore & Van Allen.  She has been with the MissionFiT team for about a year. Sally has lived in Charlotte for almost 40 years.  While she lives her Mom, Kay, and step-dad, Sherman, she also spends time [...]

Does Pride Keep You From “Community”?

Does Pride Keep You From "Community"? "Check Your Ego At The Door" A local gym owner/coach tells this to new and veteran athletes and students.  Why?  It's too easy for athletes, especially competitive ones, to look at the workout and the whiteboard and think "Not a problem.  I got this!"  Yet, these athletes fail to take several different conditions into [...]

WE are a Community FOR the Kingdom!

We are a Community FOR the Kingdom! Genesis 50:20 "You intended to harm me, but God intended it for good to accomplish what is now being done, the saving of many lives." Psalm 34:17 "When the righteous cry for help, the Lord hears, and rescues them from all their troubles." Galatians 6:2 "Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way [...]

On Being “Actively Unreasonable”

On Being "Actively Unreasonable" What is "Actively Unreasonable"? One online dictionary defines "unreasonable" as "beyond the limits of acceptability or fairness".   Generally, this is what we think of when we hear the word used everyday conversation.  All of us can relate to people or situations we would describe as 'actively unreasonable'.  The guy who pushes the boundaries of what is  [...]

Five Fold Fitness in Thirty Minutes with Youth

Five Fold Fitness in Thirty Minutes with Youth   Last Saturday we were asked to play a part in Carmel Baptist Church's teen girl event, called REFRESH. The goal was for these little ladies to walk away feeling refreshed, knowing that they are image bearers of God and encouraged to know and love God more. We had 30 minutes to [...]

Valentine’s Dinner Event

Join MissionFiT for a Valentine's Dinner Event!   Healthy relationships are important to overall wellness.  With Valentine's Day upon us, MissionFiT is hosting a Valentine's "Dinner & Discussion" for couples. Date: Saturday, February 15th 6-9 pm Location: Elmore household Cost: $30 per couple Registration limited to the first 10 couples to sign up *Last Day to sign up is Tuesday, [...]

Emily Snodgrass: Sweet & Strong

Emily Snodgrass: Sweet & Strong Ballerina gone Burpee! This woman has a background in elegance but a presence in strength. She's always pushing her limits and giving her class a run for their money!   MEET EMILY SNODGRASS  ...a licensed clinical mental health counselor at Carmel Counseling Center, specializing in working with children through play therapy. She married her high school [...]