from the Clergy Health Initiative

Spirited Life Program Improves Clergy Health

Clergy Health Initiative's two-year holistic wellness program saw drop in clergy with metabolic syndrome.

Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Durham Churches to Launch Congregational Wellness Challenge

Divinity School's Clergy Health Initiative is a partner in the 40-day program.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Claire Wimbush: Broken People Walking Toward Wholeness

Claire Wimbush, a Duke Divinity School graduate born with spastic cerebral palsy, reflects on how the wounded body of Jesus reveals a wholeness that doesn't depend on physical perfection.

Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Clergy Health Initiative Offers Curriculum for Congregations

Pastor & Parish strengthens relations between United Methodist clergy and their congregations, promoting the well-being of pastors.

Monday, November 18, 2013
Clergy More Likely to Suffer from Depression, Anxiety

Demands placed on clergy put pastors at greater risk for depression, Duke Divinity study finds.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Cultivate Space for God's Spirit

The 2013 Convocation & Pastors' School will explore ways Christian communities are breathing new life into the church. Register today.

Monday, July 29, 2013
Clergy Health Initiative Launches Monthly Newsletter

Sign up online to get program news and theologically-framed resources on holistic health and well-being sent straight to your inbox.

Friday, July 19, 2013
Divine Intervention: Helping Clergy Help Themselves

WUNC reports on the Clergy Health Initiative's efforts to convince clergy that it's okay to care for themselves.

Friday, July 12, 2013
The Duke Endowment Gives $5.74 Million for Clergy Health

The gift extends initial $12 million investment.

Monday, June 3, 2013
Weight Loss is Ministry's Gain

From Faith & Leadership: Pastor Eldrick Davis lost more than 100 pounds with the support of his congregation and a Duke program to help pastors improve their health.

Wednesday, May 22, 2013