Hospital Visitation

This ministry seeks to connect caring and compassionate attenders of Valleyview Bible Church with those who are experiencing a hospital stay & their families.

Our purpose is to communicate the love of Jesus Christ by providing ‘pastoral care’ to those in the relationship network of the Valleyview Bible Church family who find themselves as a patient in the hospital or as a family member of a patient in the hospital.
 
Learn more about this ministry and how to get involved below:

This ministry seeks to connect caring and compassionate attenders of Valleyview Bible Church with those who are experiencing a hospital stay and their families.

Leader: Pastor Dan Warkentin. Elders Group

Description: Hospital stays or extended illnesses at home are often traumatic experiences and can challenge one’s faith. This ministry seeks to help the Valleyview family to obey Christ’s command to ‘love one another’ by visiting each other in the hospital, offering to pray and extending any help we can provide the family.

Purpose: Communicate the love of Jesus Christ by providing ‘pastoral care’ to those in the relationship network of the Valleyview Bible Church family who find themselves as a patient in the hospital or as a family member of a patient in the hospital.

This ministry seeks to Serve: Those in the relationship network of the Valleyview Bible Church family who find themselves as a patient in the hospital or as a family member of a patient in the hospital.

Ways to Participate: Welcome those who visit the hospital to communicate Christ’s love to you or your family members in hospital care

Ways to Serve: Inquire about taking a ‘test-drive’ serving in an entry-level role that interests you and makes use of your gifts and skills.

Entry Level: Tag along (‘test-drive’ or ‘job shadow’) with an experienced pastoral care visitor and learn more about it.

  • Who is eligible? Attenders of Valleyview with the gifting and skills in of compassion, mercy, prayer, faith

Leading Level: Coordinate hospital visitation or mercy ministry (meals to a family’s home?) to those in need due to a hospital stay or an extended illness or death in the family.

  • Who is eligible? Attenders of Valleyview with the gifting and skills in of compassion, mercy, prayer, faith as well as administrative skills needed to call or email to others to engage their involvement

Where to Start: Inquire about taking a ‘test-drive’ serving in an entry-level role that interests you and makes use of your gifts and skills.

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