Walking for Good Health The Mind Body and Soul Ministry of New Middle Swamp Missionary Baptist Church sponsored a Walking Contest from September - October 2017. The Walking Contest committee met to formalize the rules and prizes for the contest. Enrolled were 29 participants who reported collectively a total of 7892 Miles walked during the three-month period.
The youth winner was Demarcus Blythe who walked 124 miles. Adult participants, third place winner was Rosetta Parker who walked 552 miles; second place winner Caroline Riddick who walked 600 miles and first place winner Winfred Ralph who walked 1,083 miles.
At the end of the contest all the participants were recognized with a certificate. The winners received a certificate, a ribbon and a monetary gift. As an incentive to keep individuals active and moving, the Mind Body and Soul Ministry will sponsor the contest again in the next years.
The ministry meets on the first Wednesday in the month from 6:00pm - 7:00pm.
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