About

First Place for Health is about You. Trying to find a Christ-centered way to lose weight and get healthy a community of believers at Houston’s First Baptist Church launched First Place for Health back in 1981.

  • 501(c)3 not for profit ministry, donations are tax-exempt
  • Groups in churches, fitness and community centers, online – anywhere.
  • Over half a million members.

What’s unique about First Place For Health?

  • Christ-centered priorities: Bible study, prayer and Scripture memory
  • Whole person wellness—emotional, mental, physical and spiritual
  • Community: Support and accountability-you are not alone

Health Note: Before undertaking this or any other weight-management program, you should consult your physician and disclose any pre-existing medical history which might affect your participation in the program, including but not limited to heart disease, high blood pressure, anorexia/bulimia, diabetes or hypoglycemia.