HOSPITAL CARE VISITS
Goal of Position: Provide support through visiting individuals at home or in the hospital during times of ailment.
Responsible to: Care Pastor
Ministry description: Visiting individuals during hospital stays or home episodes to demonstrate care through the love of Christ during times of health challenges.
Time requested: Initial time of team building and as needed based upon the schedule of visitations needed. Likely a couple of hours each visit.
Training provided: Initial Family Church training, shadowing current visitations, mentoring and training on talking with people who face health challenges. Prayer training and ongoing personal coaching.
Qualifications: Ability to listen in a supportive way without giving advice and the ability to encourage others through the Word of God. A background or desire to grow in counseling skills will help.