Caring Ministries

Lay Visitors Committee

Visit homebound and/or ill church members, and recent widow/ers. Volunteers share responsibilities for visiting homes and/or nursing homes, and may read to or pray with people, or occasionally take them on an outing. This group also meets monthly to update the list and share the news.   For information speak to Rev. Christine Boardman 772-4216.


Prayer Shawl Ministry

Create beautiful shawls that have a prayer in every stitch, with our Shawl Knitting Ministry. The church will gift these shawls to those who are coping with sickness or death, or they may give them as a mantle of wisdom to those who have reached a milestone birthday. Over 300 shawls have been made since the beginning of this ministry.For information, call Linda Rousseau. 772-4534.


Jacob’s Ladder

Help on occasional home maintenance projects for shut-ins, the elderly, or disabled. No experience necessary. Past requests have included yard work, roof or stair repairs, painting fences, and installing air-conditioners. They do not do plumbing or electrical work. For information call the church office.



Funeral Reception Committee

Become part of this kitchen ministry. Prepare and serve coffee, tea and beverages. Help to serve the catered food, and attend to other details for the bereaved. Noreen Johnson 895-9767.




Petal Pushers – Flower Committee

Adorn our buildings with flowers and other seasonal decor. If you have a flair with flowers, cloth, or just like to be part of the excitement,  please call  Jane Winde at 778-9404.