What is HMA?

A convergence of health promotion and religious beliefs.

The Health Ministries Association (HMA) encourages, supports and empowers leaders who integrate faith with the promotion of health and wholeness in local communities.

Our membership is made up of health ministers, faith community nurses, clergy, chaplains, faculty, and program leaders who have developed and provide health ministries in diverse faith communities. . . . read more . . .

Join us for the next HMA Zoominar
Monday, April 26, 2021 – Racism and Health Matters: Do you See What I See? Zoominar #2. 
Click here to read all about it!

For the latest HMA information and upcoming Zoominars go to the Blog, News & Events page and Facebook

Health Ministries Association — People of Faith Working Together for Healthier Communities.


Doctoral Research Candidate seeking volunteers to participate in a research study. HMA Member Linda Bradley is working on her doctorate through the City University of New York. She is seeking volunteers to participate in a doctoral nursing research study The Lived Experience of Self-Care of the Faith Community Nurse. Please click here to read more about it.

Latest HMA Posts

Upcoming Zoominar Racism and Health Matters: Do you See What I See? Zoominar #2
Initial and Ongoing Recommendations – The FCN Vaccine Appointment Assist Form was created as a tool for FCNs to use and adapt hyper-locally to meet the needs of their specific community. Read more . . . 
Also, a message from HHS Partnership Center regarding faith and community partners that they are willing and even eager to host future vaccine programs.

Faith Community Nurses Statement regarding Faith Communities and Faith Community Nurses (FCN) answering the call to serve our communities during the global COVID-19 Pandemic

From the American Nurses Association – ANA Webinar Series Presents – Effective Tools for Practicing Self-Compassion and Self Care in the Time of COVID-19. This webinar is On-Demand and attendance is FREE. Pre-registration is required for individuals and groups. Click here for more information and to Register.

Check out our latest Blogs below!

HMA Announcements

Join us for the next HMA Zoominar Monday, April 26, 2021 – Racism and Health Matters: Do you See What I See? Zoominar #2. Click here to read all about it!

The 2021 HMA National Conference brochure is now available on our Upcoming Conference page. Registration will be opening soon!

NEW VIRTUAL COURSE through Wesley Theological Seminary’s – Health Minister Certificate, Summer 2021. Go to the Members Educational Offerings page (under Resources) for more information.

Even though we were not able to meet for our 2020 National Conference – Our Annual Meeting was held virtually, October 29th at 7:00 pm ET. Members, please click here to read about the 2020 Annual Meeting and download your copy of HMA Members Favorite Recipes.

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  • Visit smile.amazon.com
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  • Choose a charitable organization (Health Ministries Association) to receive donations, select your charity.

Group Memberships
Are available, visit our Become a Member page for more information!

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