Current Readings
  • Jeremiah 11:18-20
  • Psalm 54:1-7
  • James 3:13-4:3, 7-8a
  • Mark 9:30-37
Sunday Morning Conversations
Topic:
Will resume in September
Time:
9:40 am Sunday
Where:
Emmaus Room

Parish Nursing

The Parish Nurse Role Includes:

  • Member visitation and communion in one’s home, nursing home, hospital or long term care facility.
  • Provides emotional support and information by phone.
  • Provides resources and problem-solves with parishioners as the need arises.
  • Is actively involved with the parishioners and families on the Prayer & Military list; offering visitation and a greeting card ministry.
  • Prayerfully provides prayer shawls for comfort as the need arises.
  • Offers parishioners educational handouts on current health issues.
  • Provides bereavement follow-up visits and grieving material mailings to family members.
  • Attends weekly staff meetings to keep the staff apprised of the ministry’s activities and receive staff feedback and input regarding parishioner needs.