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   For Your Health
BY DR. BISHOP TINO SMITH Kingdom Builders Worldwide
   Building a Healthier Tomorrow: Kingdom Builders Worldwide’s Holistic Approach
In a world that constantly chal- lenges us with new health crises, adopting a holis- tic perspective
essential. Kingdom Builders Worldwide firmly believes that
 proper health encompasses not just the physical but also the spiritual, mental, and social aspects of our lives. We are committed to nurturing all these dimen- sions of health, profoundly impacting our community.
Our organization offers programs and resources specifically designed to assist caregivers, providing a support network where they can share their experiences, find guidance, and access respite care when necessary. We believe that by supporting caregivers, we can enhance the overall well-being of the entire family unit.
In addition, we extend a helping hand to those experiencing homeless- ness. Six days a week, we provide nutritious meals for lunch and dinner, offering sustenance and a sense of dig- nity and belonging to those in need.
As someone who has personally experienced the challenges of cancer,
I understand the weight that a health crisis can bring. My journey through this formidable battle has taught me the importance of a supportive environment and the healing power of a positive atti- tude. I am not alone in this struggle; my wife, close family members, and many friends from our church community
are also currently dealing with cancer. During times like these, we turn to each other for strength and solace.
In an era where we live longer, being part of organizations like Kingdom Builders is more critical than ever. Life is a precious gift, and with increasing longevity, we can enjoy more years with our loved ones. However, we must prioritize our health and well-being to make the most of these extra years.
For our youth, we understand the importance of proper nutrition for their growth and development. We provide before and after school meals to ensure they have the nourishment to excel academically and lead active lives.
Amid these trials, I’ve come to ap- preciate the profound wisdom found in Proverbs 17:22, which reminds us that, “A cheerful heart is a good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.” It’s a verse that speaks to the power
At the core of our holistic health approach is the understanding that our bodies are the temple of the Holy Ghost. Caring for our physical, mental, and spiritual well-being is a sacred duty.
We recognize that you can have all the income, power, and knowledge in the
Kingdom Builders Worldwide is not just an organization; we are a community dedicated to building a healthier tomor- row. We understand health is a complex tapestry interwoven with physical, men- tal, social, and spiritual threads. Through our various programs and services, we strive to address all these aspects, mak- ing a meaningful difference in the lives of those we serve.
of positivity and the importance of
on well-being is
Beyond the realm of cancer, we also acknowledge the challenges of various health conditions. These health challeng- es impact the affected individuals, their caregivers, and their loved ones. Caring for someone with a health condition can be emotionally and mentally taxing, requiring enormous patience and resil- ience.
To promote holistic health, Kingdom Builders Worldwide offers a range of programs. We provide dedicated pro- grams for our seniors three days a week, ensuring they have access to social engagement, physical activities, and support tailored to their needs. These programs foster a sense of community and vitality among our senior members.
surrounding ourselves with a supportive environment.
world, but you can accomplish very little without good health. Our faith teaches us that a healthy body is better equipped to fulfill our purpose and serve others.
 Kingdom Builders Worldwide is a local organization founded by
Dr. Tino Smith whose goal is to ensure his local community has access to valuable resources and information so that residents of Battle Creek can connect and grow together. They offer a variety of services and events including:
• Recreational facilities for young people and aging adults including fitness class- es, boxing lessons, and a chess club.
• Programming for those in need including a homeless shelter, hot meals, and a food pantry.
• Kingdom Carriers provides transportation to youth to go to school and aging adults.
• Kingdom Builders Café is open daily. (269) 282-1490 for specials.
• Kingdom Builders Driving School – Visit to learn more.

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