Events Wisconsin Wellness Workshop - 2018

Saturday, September 29th, 20189:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Be Transformed

First Place 4 Health believes in the power of Christ to ignite radical, transformative change in our lives, which includes our physical health. Though the journey is never easy, we are committed to helping others pursue whole-person wellness--mental, emotional, spiritual and physical--by looking to Christ as our ultimate Sustainer, keeping His Word at the core of our identity, and cultivating a community defined by truth and grace.

Please join us for a day of faith filled wellness as we reveal what is new. along with a host of speakers and friends who will encourage, equip, motivate and inspire you on your wellness journey.

This workshop includes:

  • God's truth and the power to transform lives
  • Solutions to the ups and downs of the journey
  • Authentic community with real stories of success
  • Sustainable lifestyle changes
  • Strategies for leading and facilitating groups
  • Fun fitness for every-body*
  • The challenge to consider wellness as an act of worship

This event is open to anyone and everyone desiring a wellness boost.

We want to help you make healthy living a priority in your life. This event will encourage, equip, and empower you! Come be energized. Come allow the Lord to restore and refresh your mind, heart and soul.

Promotional flier coming soon

Faith Bible Church
4175 S 112th St
Greenfield, WI 53228

For more information:
Wendy Vick Networking Leader

Cost: includes lunch, materials and activities
$25 Online until Sept 10th
$30 After Sept 10th

Cynthia Ruchti tells stories hemmed-in-Hope through award-winning novels, nonfiction, devotionals, and through speaking events for women. For 33 years, she was the writer/producer of the radio broadcast, The Heartbeat of the Home, which aired on 48 stations across the country. She and her childhood sweetheart husband live in the heart of Wisconsin, not far from their three children and five (to date) grandchildren. It's her prayer that her speaking audiences and readers will gain new courage to say, "I can't unravel. I'm hemmed in Hope." or

Wendy Vick, FP4H Networking Leader - In 2015, she enrolled in a bible study called First Place 4 Health.  She joined to participate in a good Christian based study and to make new social contacts.  If losing weight and being healthier was in the plan, it would be a bonus.  The first session she lost 14 pounds in 12 weeks by the end of the year she was at the lowest weight she can recall being at since middle school. 

She became a leader for her own group and has now has branched out to being the Wisconsin Networking leader for First Place 4 Health.  Putting Christ first in our lives helps us find the balance needed for wellness.  She has worked for the past 23 years as a correctional nurse in various prisons in Wisconsin.  Currently she works at Waupun Correctional Institution, a maximum security prison.  She is married and helps her retired husband with running his pheasant hunting preserve on her days off.  In their free time, they enjoy the outdoors with their 2 dogs. 

Optional activities include:
7:30AM Balance, Stretching and Flexibility Excercise
2:00PM How to bring a First Place 4 Health Group to your community (The new FP4H materials will be presented)

*Movement Minutes: 3-4 minutes of safe and effective physical movement for every fitness level. All Choreographed to inspirational and encouraging Christian contemporary music. Caring for the health of your body — and your soul.

Please help us to plan for you by registering early.

Hotel Suggestions:
La Quinta Inn & Suites
15300 Rock Ridge Rd
New Berlin, Wisconsin 53151

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites
15451 West Beloit Rd
New Berlin, Wisconsin, 53151

First Place 4 Health groups meet in churches, fitness centers, offices, and in homes across the country—having reached over a half million people world-wide. Started in 1981 as a ministry of Houston’s First Baptist Church, First Place 4 Health became a 501(c)3 nonprofit ministry in 2010. To learn more, please visit