St. Peter’s care ministries and support group opportunities create a strong network of loving care for anyone going through a difficult time. Volunteers are welcome to help in any of these ministries.
If you would like to request prayer for yourself or someone you know, please contact Rev. Kim Poer at firstname.lastname@example.org or fill out a Prayer Request card during worship.
The Care Team addresses people's hurts and joys through prayer and service. Care Team meets weekly on Monday evenings at 6 p.m. in room E106 to pray over those on the care list and sends cards, makes phone calls, and visits those in need of support.
Stephen Ministers provide one-on- one Christian care to those going through difficult times. They provide listening care to anyone who is struggling with issues such as job loss, illness, relationship difficulties, a spiritual crisis, or loss of a loved one. They meet on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. in room S201. Click HERE for more information.
Prayer Quilt Ministry
The Prayer Quilt Ministry meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 9 a.m. in room E221/E222 and creates quilts to give to those in need of extra care. After the quilts are crafted, the group prays over them and for the recipient. The Prayer Quilt Ministry meets monthly and welcomes anyone regardless of their sewing skills.
Smocks for Life
This group meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in Asbury West and produces smocks for women who are undergoing treatment for breast cancer. The colorful, cheerful smocks are designed for comfort and modesty and are provided to patients free of charge. Smocks for Life hosts monthly cutting session to cut out fabric. Volunteers are needed to sew the fabric into smocks.
Grace in Grief
This group of volunteers provides receptions for the families following funerals and memorial services. Contact Rev. Kim Poer at email@example.com to join this team.
The Gathering is a monthly ministry to homebound seniors, offering respite to the clients’ caregivers. Volunteers help with activities such as singing, exercise, games and crafts. They also provide and help with lunch. Performing groups periodically provide entertainment for The Gathering.
ADHD Parent Support Group
Usually meets the second Sunday of the month
When: Every Monday 12 p.m., S209 and 8 p.m. in S205
When: Every Friday at 8 p.m., E225
When: Every Monday at 8 p.m., S201
When: Every Tuesday at 11 a.m., S203 (Women’s Group)
When: Every Friday at 8 p.m., E106
Alzheimer’s Family Support
Provides an opportunity for family members of Alzheimer’s patients to meet for support and education. Usually meets on the third Monday of each month.
Autism Support Group
Meets quarterly throughout the year on the third Tuesday of the month
CoDA (Co-Dependents Anonymous)
Meets every Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in the Library
Grief Support Group
For those mourning a loss. Contact Rev. Kim Poer (firstname.lastname@example.org) for date and time.
Meets Mondays and Fridays at 8 p.m. in S209
NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness)
Meets the first and third Sundays of each month from 4 - 5:30 p.m. in S201
This support group is for family and friends of LGBTQ persons. It meets the third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. in E225 during the school year.
Meets Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. in S203
re:MIND (Depression/Bipolar Support)
Meets Tuesdays at 7 p.m. in S209
Special Needs Support Group
Contact Whitney Peper for more information at email@example.com
Women’s Cancer Support Group
Meets the first and third Sundays of the month at 4 p.m. in S209
All groups meet at the Kingsland Campus.