InStep4Life 5K Fun Run San Antonio
Discover how your church can get involved in Adventists InStep for LifeMore >>
Help children and their families achieve lifelong healthMore >>
Find ways your organization can empower people for optimal healthMore >>
Join us in San Antonio for the GC Session InStep4Life 5K Fun Run. Click here to learn more
InStep4Life 5K Health Expo
Join us in San Antonio for the GC Session Health Expo. Download the flyer
to learn more.
MINISTERIAL SPOUSES STEP COMPETITION
Click Here to View the List of Winners!
Members of the Ministerial Spouses Association were recently invited to take part in the Let's Move Step Competition. They tracked the total number of steps walking/running on both Monday, June 29 & Tuesday, June 30.
Five grand prize winners, those with the most steps, will each receive a $150 Sports Authority gift card. The next ten winners will each receive a $100 Sports Authority gift card. The following 15 winners will each receive a $50 Sports Authority gift card. Additional prizes such as hats, t-shirts, and pedometers will also be awarded.
For more information, click here to download the flyer.
Adventists InStep for Life
was created by the North American Division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church to assist Adventist churches, schools and health care organizations in tackling the challenge of childhood obesity
. Every conference, church, school, university and health care organization in the North American Division is encouraged to form an Adventists InStep for Life
team to coordinate activities that inspire healthy eating and physical activity and further awareness of childhood obesity in their community.
2013 Adventists InStep for Life Award Winners Announced
The winners were awarded for engaging their communities in healthier living through promoting active living (aerobic miles and participation reported online on our site year round and during Lets Move Day) and healthier eating - through health promotion and health education, and increasing access to healthier foods (community gardens, feeding sites and other initiatives reported on the Adventists InStep website.
Click here for the list of 2013 award winners
The North American Division has set the following 4 annual goals for Adventists InStep for Life:
Increase physical activity by:
Accumulating 2 million physical activity miles through walking and other physical activities
60% of Adventist students achieving the Presidential Active Lifestyle Award (United States only) or NAD Active Lifestyle Award.
Focus on nutrition and increased fruit and vegetable servings by:
Launching 100 summer feeding sites (at least one church and one school site per conference)
Starting 100 new vegetable gardens or farmer’s markets (at least one church and one school garden or market per conference)
Engage kids, youth, parents, schools and the community in working together to fight obesity
This website offers information on how to develop an Adventists InStep for Life team that can plan and implement a strategy that works for your organization; information for carrying out the primary NAD goals of promoting physical activity, hosting a summer feeding site and starting a community garden; ideas for churches, school, universities and health care organizations; and more.
Each of us has a role to play in reducing childhood obesity and improving the health of individuals, families, and communities. Together we can make a difference!
Adventists InStep for Life Free Mobile Apps
mobile apps now available for the Android and the iPhone. You must
register on the website before using these apps, so be sure to click on the sign up button above.Download the apps here:
InStep Android App
InStep iPhone App
You can also find them in the Android Market or App Store by searching for "Adventist InStep."
InStep Celebration Photos
to view photos from the recent Adventists In Step for Life Celebration event at the 2012 NAD Health Summit.
National Nutrition Month 2014
Institute of Medicine Report on Obesity
F as in Fat
US Obesity Report - 2013
The State of Obesity: 2014
Weight Of The Nation
Originally seen on HBO in May 2012, "The Great Cafeteria Takeover"
follows a group of New Orleans kids, who dubbed themselves the Rethinkers, as they make a difference in their community during the post-Katrina rebuilding period by transforming their school lunch menu with healthier, better-tasting options.Watch Now >>
Vibrant Life: How to
Eat to Win Games for Kids
Use the code NADHM for a 20% discount from the online store.Order Here >>
Facts With Hope
Facts with Hope brings to you evidence-based principles for better health and wellbeing.Learn More >>
Office Workout Tips
Watch our video series for helpful office workout tips.Learn More >>
Let's Move Day
Let's Move Day resources including t-shirts, pedometers, and more.More >>
Parker's Puzzle DVDs
From fitness and healthful cooking to wisdom for problem solving and a focus on the Bible’s most important truths, Mr. Richie and Parker the parrot deliver value and deep purpose flavored with fun.
Retail Price $149.95
Sale Price $80Purchase >>
Resources for Adventists InStep for Life
coordinators at churches, schools and health care organizations. Find all the information you need to get started and download the toolkit.More >>
Order Adventists In Step for Life
Resources using the following price list and order form.Download >>
Get your free Adventists In Step for Life
Toolkit right here.Download >>
Watch our video on Adventists In Step for Life
.Watch now >>
The material in this website is provided for educational and informational purposes only and is not intended as medical advice. It should not be used to diagnose or treat any illness, metabolic disorder, disease or health problem. Always consult your physician or health care provider before beginning any nutrition or exercise program. Use of the programs, advice and information contained in this website is at the sole choice and risk of the reader.