Events New Mexico Wellness Workshop-2018

Saturday, January 13th, 201811:30 AM – 2:00 PM

Your Best Life

Renew your hope in the Lord, gain strength to resist temptations that arise in your life, and return to a life of healthy eating and exercise.  Get started by joining us for a day of learning how you can make healthy living a priority by putting God first.

Our hope is that you will:

  • Learn how to start a wellness ministry or join an existing one
  • Be inspired by the testimonies presented
  • Benefit from hearing the messages of long-time leaders
  • Enjoy food and fellowship with FP4H leaders, members, and prospective members
  • Share ideas for living a balanced life – spiritually, emotionally, mentally, and physically

This event is for anyone desiring to get healthy God’s way.

    Diana Fessler, Networking Leader for New Mexico
    Marie Rascoe, Networing Leader for Colorado/Nevada


Paradise Hills United Methodist Church
4700 Pardise Blvd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87114

Cost:  Includes lunch, and materials
$25 online until Dec 31, 2017
$30 after Dec 31st

For more information, contact:  
Diana Fessler
(505) 379-5556


Diana Fessler, serves as the Networking Leader for the state of New Mexico.   Diana is a certified Lay Speaker/Lay Servant for 30 years.  She serves as the pastor’s assistant for worship. She has studied served in worship and liturgy in our NM Conference of the United Methodist Church for the past 20 years. She sings in the chancel choir, and the contemporary band. In 2008 she introduced First Place 4 Health and began the process of losing weight.  She has maintained a total weight loss of 115 lbs since 2010.

Diana married her college sweetheart and married in 1976 and have two daughters. They reside in Rio Rancho, NM. Diana’s husband retied after 41 years with AT&SF Railroad (BNSR) as a Locomotive Engineer. They are enjoying this new season of life.


Marie Rascoe serves as Networking Leader for Colorado and Nevada.  Marie has been in FP4H since 1991 and has served as a local leader since the second session her church offered back in Shreveport, Louisiana.  Upon completion of her Master’s Degree, she and her husband moved to Colorado.  She introduced First Place 4 Health to her church there and has continued to lead a class.  Marie has maintained her weight loss of 40 pounds for over twenty-five years.

Marie was married for over 48 years to the man who pointed her to Christ.  They have a daughter in Colorado and a son in Florida.  She splits her time with them.  Since the death of her husband 2 years ago, Marie has also led a Grief Share class at her church for those grieving the death of a loved one.  She is learning to live life more intentional for God’s kingdom as she seeks His direction in her journey of wellness.


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