CARE MINISTRY

The CARE Ministry comprises many ongoing ministry areas that are staffed by caring volunteers. This ministry includes all areas of congregational care, including the following:

  • Prayer ministry
  • Homebound visitation and communion to shut-ins 
  • Hospital, home, and assisted living visits 
  • Care Mail card ministry for homebound 
  • GriefShare groups, seminars and booklets 
  • Flower ministry to Canton Nursing Center
  • Bereavement food 
  • Caregiver Support Groups and periodic seminars
  • Stephen Ministry 
  • Craft ministries such as Hands for God, Prayer Quilt Ministry and Easter Baskets
  • Transportation for Sunday service from The Lodge at BridgeMill and The Arbor at BridgeMill 

If you are interested in volunteering for any of these care areas or have a suggestion for a ministry not listed, please call the Care Ministry office number at 770-721-5218 or complete the form below, and you will receive a prompt response. We currently need volunteers in these areas:

  • GriefShare assistant facilitators (training provided)
  • People to help deliver flowers to nursing homes
  • People to help make or deliver Easter Baskets
  • Caregivers and care receivers for Stephen Ministry (training provided)
  • Knitters or crocheters for Hands for God
Easter Baskets for Homebound Members

Volunteer Organizational Meeting: Wednesday, March 6 at 10:00 AM in the Library. You can get involved by volunteering to help, by being a liaison for your Sunday School class or by donating items or money. Click here for more information.

New Ministry for Homebound Visitation/Crafting Begins

Do you know a homebound person who would enjoy a visit and/or crafting? Ms. Jean Garner loves to make crafts and is happy to visit with homebound persons and share her skills. If you would like a visit from Jean or if you are interested in helping with this ministry, please call the Care Ministry office at 770-721-5218.  A time and date will be determined for Jean’s visit.

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