Pastoral Care

Stewardship Councilperson: Jean Thome

 

 

Communion to Homebound

Timeline – Weekly, year round

Contact – Art Gentry

Description – Homebound catechists deliver the Eucharist to individuals who are unable to attend Sunday Mass.   Extraordinary minister training is required.

 

Visitation of Sick/Elderly

Timeline – Once per month

Contact – Jacob Belton

Description – This ministry is under development.  Names will be collected to assist in developing a list of volunteers to visit homebound parishioners.   

 

Health & Wellness Nurses

Timeline – First weekend of the month, ongoing

Contact – Jean Thome

Description – Trained nurses assist with checking blood pressures following the Masses during the first weekend of the month. 

 

Emergency Meals

Timeline – As occasions occur

Contact – Jean Thome

Description –This ministry prepares meals for families or individuals in crisis situations or severe illness. 

 

Funeral Vigil Prayer and Adoration

Timeline – As needed, from the end of the rosary to the beginning of the funeral Mass

Contact – Office Manager (Deborah Tamburro)

Description – Adorers will pray during an overnight vigil the night before the burial of the deceased parishioner.