Care Ministry

At United Methodist Church of Mount Vernon


Therefore encourage one another and build up one another, just as you also are doing.

1 Thessalonians 5:11



Care ministers are lay ministers who work alongside their pastor to provide care for their church family. People who are experiencing a difficult time or life transition find not only relief but also hope and companionship through congregational care ministry.


  • reach out with God’s love to people who are hurting – congregation members & non members alike

  • receive 50 + hours of training in providing high quality, distinctively Christian, confidential care

  • meet with their Care Receivers faithfully each week for as long as there is a need


Link to Sacred Parenting Page