Ministry of Care

Mission:
The Ministry of Care visits parishioners who are sick, restricted or confined to home or hospital.

Leadership:
Jerry Black

Goal:
Lend spiritual assistance to the sick, elderly and home bound so they experience in their own setting the mystery of Christ in a threefold way:

  • In the person of the minister
  • In the words of scripture
  • In Holy Communion.

Objectives:

  • Establish coordinating committee to provide for representation on the commission, leadership succession, and implementation of mission, goal and objectives.
  • Provide ministry training and coordination.
  • Foster participation in the work of the ministry.

Services:

  • Bring Eucharist to the home bound
  • Do Communion Services at and visit individual rooms at Manor Care and Alexian Village
  • Communion Services at Grove Village Apartments
  • Follow up with parishioners after hospitalizations
  • Reach out to the elderly and sick with calls, cards, etc.

Links:
1. Resources for Caregivers
2. Apostleship of Prayer