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.

**We will be offering another session starting at the end of August/beginning of September. If you need support between sessions, please contact Sarai Kretschman, Pastoral Care Assistant, at (763-788-9427) or email (****

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

Cancer Support Group: Support for those with a cancer diagnosis

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 Jane Gergen.