Current Readings
  • Acts 1:6-14
  • Psalm 68:1-10, 32-35
  • 1 Peter 4:12-14; 5:6-11
  • John 17:1-11
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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.