Care Ministries

“Give praise to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! He is the Father who gives tender love. All comfort comes from him. He comforts us in all our troubles. Now we can comfort others when they are in trouble. We ourselves have received comfort from God.” 2 Corinthians 1: 3-4
 
Good health means having a healthy body, mind and spirit and encompasses many areas.  The health related programs offered by this ministry address various types of educational, practical, and support topics. Everyone may benefit by attending the programs that are offered.  We are always looking for interesting topics, speakers and activities.  Your ideas are needed and welcomed.
 
Some of the ongoing ministries include:
 
Renewing Hope ....for Happiness (Grief Support Group) is a non-denominational support group for those who have lost a loved one. We're here to be good listeners, share each other's burdens and demonstrate Christ's love. Meet at the church monthly on the 3rd Sunday at 4:00 pm.
 
Parish Health Ministry
This ministry is designed to meet the emotional, physical and spiritual needs of members in their search for wellness and a better quality of life.  They provide health counseling, blood pressure screenings, and support for members of the congregation. 
 
The Prayer Shawl Ministry connects to others knitting and crocheting prayer shawls for those in need.  Patterns and instruction provided. 
 
Greeting Card Ministry
 
Blood Pressure Ministry
 
Valley’s Ride Ministry provides rides to and from church services or medical appointments when needed.
 
The Casserole Ministry typically provides meals to those in need due to hospitalization recoveries etc.
       
Valley Lutheran’s Prayer Chain holds up in prayer special requests and always looking for more people interested in being "prayer warriors" for the Lord and his people.
 
AA (Alcoholics -Anonymous Meetings)-Open meetings are hosted in the Valley Lutheran’s fellowship hall every Monday evening at 8:00 p.m.