CARE MINISTRY

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.

 

 

Prayer

If you would like to request prayer for yourself or someone you know, please contact Rev. Kim Poer at kmpoer@stpkaty.org or fill out a Prayer Request card during worship.

 

Care Team

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 Ministry

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 kmpoer@stpkaty.org to join this team.

 

The Gathering

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.

 

Support Groups

ADHD Parent Support Group

Usually meets the second Sunday of the month

Alanon

When: Every Monday 12 p.m., S209 and 8 p.m. in S205

When: Every Friday at 8 p.m., E225

Alcoholics Anonymous

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 (kmpoer@stpkaty.org) for date and time.

Narcotics Anonymous

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

Open Hearts

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.

Overeaters Anonymous

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 wpeper@stpkaty.org

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.