Gospel Light Publications has transferred the publishing rights of all First Place 4 Health materials to First Place 4 Health, a 501(c)3 company, as of November 7, 2013. For the past 13 years, Gospel Light has been the publishing partner for First Place 4 Health—producing, distributing and marketing Group Starter Kits, Member Kits, Bible studies and accessory items from this in-demand, Christ-centered nutrition and weight loss program. The transfer also includes the books of Carole Lewis, Director of First Place 4 Health, and Associate Director Vickie Heath.

The partnership between First Place 4 Health and Gospel Light has been positive and profitable for both organizations, and First Place 4 Health looks forward to taking over the publishing of their materials. Both organizations are working to make the transition smooth and efficient, and there will be no interruption in the availability of First Place 4 Health materials. As of November 7, 2013, First Place 4 Health products may be purchased at www.firstplace4health.com or by calling 800-727-5223.

About First Place 4 Health
Founded in 1981, First Place 4 Health is a reliable, proven method of weight loss and healthy living. First Place 4 Health has had groups in over 12,000 churches across the country—with over a half million members. It continues to grow as a strong church program.

The tremendous success of First Place 4 Health is due to its biblical approach to weight loss and overall health management, which puts Christ first and improves every area of a person’s life. This Christ-centered, balanced weight-loss and healthy living program has guided hundreds of thousands of people to a healthy lifestyle and a closer walk with the Lord. In addition to books and resources on healthy living and weight loss, First Place 4 Health offers a series of Bible Studies that address many issues of everyday life and provide opportunities for growth in Christ. Members complete a weekly Bible study that incorporates prayer and Scripture reading to impart God’s strength, empowering members to overcome temptation and make long-lasting lifestyle changes.

About Gospel Light
The mission of Gospel Light is to know Christ and make Him known; to provide His church with effective Bible teaching and learning resources for use in making disciples, empowering them for godly living, equipping them for ministry and the evangelization of the world. Gospel Light’s mission is accomplished through Bible curricula, Vacation Bible School and Regal Books.