Caring Ministries

GriefShare: Support for those grieving

You may go to the GriefShare website for other wonderful resources and additional locations and  class times being offered in your area. www.griefshare.org

**We are planning to start our next session on Wednesday, January 6, 2021. If you would like to register or you need support between sessions, please contact Sarai Kretschman, Pastoral Care Assistant, at (763-788-9427) or email (sarai.kretschman@stmatthew-ch.org).****

We look forward to offering our support in your journey of Grief.

Cancer Support Group: Support for those with a cancer diagnosis

***NOTE: This is currently on hold due to Covid restrictions. Check back for updates on January’s meeting.****

We meet monthly on the 3rd Wednesday of the month from 1-2:30 pm in the Lounge.

Please contact Sarai Kretschman with any questions or to RSVP.

Heart and Soul: To support your physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual health

Feel free to contact your Parish Nurse Kathy Rosenberg  to set up a time to have your blood pressure checked, discuss any of your health concerns, arrange a home visit, or have personal prayer time together.

Golden Agers: Support for our St. Matthew seniors 55+

You are cordially invited to join us for our quarterly gatherings on the second Tuesday of the month at noon for a meal, devotion, special program, fellowship, and fun. Please contact Eva Pelton or Parish Nurse Kathy Rosenberg with any questions.

BeFrienders: Provide support to those in need of a listening, caring presence

THANK YOU to our dedicated BeFrienders for all the visits, care, and love you share with others through your active listening and non-judgmental, caring presence as you visit in God’s presence.

**If anyone in the congregation wishes to have a BeFriender visit for you or for someone you care about, please alert any one of the BeFriender Leadership Team members: Sarai Kretschman, Pastor Hugo, Louise Roberts, Kathy Rosenberg, or Cheryl Fristad.