Life's Challenges Support for Men and Women
1st and 3rd Wed. each month beginning Sept. 2013
1st and 3rd Mondays
6:00 - 7:30pm
FOUMC Church Library
Life's Challenges is a support group for men and women dealing with difficult challenges such as Divorce, Unemployment, Loss of a Loved One, Financial Problems and more.
We offer opportunities for renewal, restoration and kinship in a safe, nurturing and confidential environment.
Note: Child Care and transportation available upon advance request.
For more information, call the Church Office at 916-961-6631
What We Do
Our purpose is to provide CARE and LOVE for our congregation and community
Our purpose is carried out by sending inspirational notes, cards, telephone calls; provide a listening ear, make home and hospital visits, initiate email and telephone prayer chain and meal coordination, submit requests for Pastoral visits, take communion to shut-ins, alert Pastor of emergency telephone tree needs.
Caring Ministry Special Roles
Pastor Kim Montenegro Provide Pastoral Visits; oversee the Caring Ministry
Mary McCollum Represent the Caring Ministry at Church Council meetings
Betty Phillips Prepare meeting Agenda and facilitate meetings
Nancy Klanjac Prayer Chain E-Mail for prayer requests and meals
Gay Anderson Prayer Chain “Telephone” caller for those without email
Virginia Grabbe Take meeting minutes
Persons in need of our CARE and LOVE may contact any of the members listed on the bulletin board in the Narthex or call the church office.
Each contact is totally confidential between the Caring Ministry Members and
the Pastor and is only shared with others with your permission and/or request.