Provides parish support and healing at a time of loss. This ministry extends the hand of our loving God at a time of need.
Mission & Purpose:
The Ministry of Bereavement & Consolation is a care giving group of believers dedicated to the needs of family and friends when they have suffered the loss of a loved one. This ministry is among the first hands to reach out and help others of our community at a difficult time.
The Ministry Includes:
- Meeting with family in preparing the Funeral Liturgy
- Participating in the celebration of the Funeral Liturgy (Greeters, Eucharistic Ministers, Servers and Lectors)
- Providing hospitality support for a reception, if requested
- Providing follow-up and support to the deceased’s family