Caring Ministries & Prayer Chain


Prayer Chain

Send prayer requests to for inclusion on the electronic prayer chain.

To be added to the prayer chain and receive those emailed prayer requests, so you can use your gift of prayer to pray for others, send an email with your name and email address to, with a note that you’d like to receive¬†prayer chain emails.

Pastoral Services

Please call the church office (or otherwise contact a pastor):

  • to alert the staff of a hospitalization, so the pastors or a congregational care team member can visit and/or pray with you or your loved one
  • to schedule an appointment for pastoral counseling
  • to schedule the baptism of a child or adult
  • for information about being married at the church
  • to notify the church and pastors about a death in the family and to schedule a funeral or memorial service.

Care Partner Ministry

Attend an equipping seminar, then pray, be available to, contact regularly, and encourage one other person or family in the church in need of intentional Christian care and friendship. Contact a pastor to give or receive care.

Encouragement Team

Send cards of encouragement and prayer support to the congregation. Meets monthly, usually the first Tuesday, 7-8:30pm, in Warehouse 839, room 6. Newcomers always joyfully welcomed! Contacts: Van DePoy and Jennifer Moore.

Prayer Shawl Ministry

Knit or crochet shawls for distribution to those caring for ill loved ones, facing an illness/surgery, or in special need of the congregation’s prayers. Meets monthly, or knit/crochet on your own at home. Contact: Lisa Haney (