Pastoral Care Ministries Home
Co-Chairs: Chris Schroeder, 268-2266; Nancy Harbach, 380-5528; Eric Surat,
Visit, listen, read the Gospel/Scripture, pray and take communion to
patients at Lewis Gale Hospital, Brandon Oaks, Salem Rehab, Snyder Nursing
Home, Friendship Manor, Raleigh Court, Pheasant Ridge, Our Lady of the
Valley, Spring Tree and Richfield.
Lewis-Gale and Brandon Oaks: Nancy Harbach, 380-5528
Richield: Martha Dishner, 772-1925
Salem Health & Rehab: Ann Cortsen, 389-9778
Note: If you or a family member is going into the hospital please notify the
church if you would like to receive a visit or communion. New federal
regulations designed to safeguard the privacy of hospital patients allow
the patient to not disclose any religious affiliation on the hospitals
Visit those confined to home. Individual or team visitation, as little
as one hour per month.
Contact: Sandy Smith, 384-6836
Birthday and Greeting Card Ministry
In conjunction with Christian Formation - sending cards on birthdays and
times of special need or significance.
Anointing Mass - Biannual
Contact: Chris Schroeder, 286-2266
To provide support for families in times of crisis, difficulties, or loss.
Contacts: Rev. Dr. Eric Surat;
Marlene Vonderhaar, 380-3338; Ula Lorber, 375-8630
Ride to Mass Ministry - TBA
Contact: Wes Matthew, 915-0210
Caregiver Respite Ministry - TBA
Handicap Accessibility Ministry
Provide labor, skills and trade work to make homes of disabled and elderly
parishioners handicap-accessible. Work done through TBI Family Services.
Contact: David Walsh, 342-4450