Sick & Visitation Ministry
The Sick/Visitation Ministry meets the last Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room. For more information contact Felecia Dailey.
Grief & Loss Ministry
Our Grief Support Group meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month (excluding the summer months) at 6:00 p.m. in the Parlor. For more information contact Mr. Jerome Crawford.
Health & Wellness Ministry
Although most black women give birth at term, on average, black women are about 60% more likely to have a premature baby compared to white women. More babies die from problems related to prematurity than from any other single cause. Know what to do to improve your health, lower your risk of having a premature baby, and help your baby be born healthy. For additional information, please click on the following links: http://www.cdc.gov/features/prematurebirth http://www.marchofdimes.org/mission/prematurity-campaign.aspx
The Health & Wellness Ministry is a volunteer ministry working under the umbrella of Congregational Care, and the direction of Rev, Vernessa Barnes. This ministry is comprised of both medical and non-medical volunteers, including nurses, social workers, and physicians.This ministry works in conjunction with the Sick and Visitation Ministry, Grief Ministry, and Wellness Ministry. As a result of referrals we offer assistance to our sick and home-bound members, as well as those in need of advocacy. While we do not provide direct care we can help you navigate the complex world of the healthcare system.The objective of this ministry is to provide supportive service to Individuals with healthcare needs through advocacy, telephonic monitoring, assistance with errands, and community programs
Our Ministry conducts blood pressure screenings on Sunday mornings and monitors members’ blood pressure. We also respond to medical emergencies during services.
Meets the 1st Thursday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the Boardroom