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WE CARE ABOUT YOU

We are committed to care for all people through our prayers, sharing God’s Word, our support, our contact, and our love; recognizing that our care may not remove people’s pain and struggle, but that we communicate God’s presence to each precious soul. We value life from conception to natural death and will see the face of Jesus in our caring both in those we serve and in those who serve us. Together In Christ – Caring for God’s People

PRAYER REQUESTS

For prayer requests or care needs: CareMinistry@clcop.org  or (913) 345-9700 ext 1206

FOR ASSISTANCE OUTSIDE OF OUR CHURCH

 

Johnson County Multi-Service Center

(913) 715-6650

Hotline for the Homeless

(816) 474-4599

SALVATION ARMY

(816) 756-1455

JOHNSON COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH 24 HOUR HOTLINE

(913) 268-0156

CATHOLIC SOCIAL SERVICES

Olathe (southern zip codes) (913) 782-4077

Northern Johnson County (913) 384-6608

Wyandotte County (913) 621-1504

UNITED WAY

DIAL 2-1-1

SUPPORT GROUP FOR MEN DEALING WITH PORNOGRAPHY

(All calls are held in confidence.) 

New Hope for Sexual Integrity: Darrel Brazell (785) 331-4673 

Ed Dean (913) 489-6212

Pornography/Sexual Addiction Help 

Freedom from Pornography

GATEWAY OF HOPE

(913) 393-4283

re:generation

Life-change is the heart-beat of re:generation

Monday evenings at 7:00 pm in room 145.
re:generation is a biblically-based 12-step discipleship group for healing, recovery and freedom from any type of struggle.
Contact Care Ministry for information.

re|engage

Reconnect | Reignite | Resurrect Your Marriage

If your marriage is boring, bruised or broken, re|engage is for you. This class examines God’s design for marriage and applies principles from the Bible to guide couples towards growth in their relationship. You'll be placed in a small group with a facilitator couple to work through an empowering curriculum, and you’ll hear stories from other couples who have experienced victory when going through hard times. Give the gift of growth to your marriage and contact Care Ministry today.

Grief Share

Have you experienced the loss of a loved one or know someone who has?

You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. GriefShare is a Christ-centered support group using video, discussion, and fellowship to help you find peace and hope as you walk through your grief.

Contact Care Ministry for information.

Christian Caregivers

This ministry supports caregivers who are caring for a family member or friend. Please join us as we find strength and peace in the Lord and encourage each other in our journey of caregiving. For more information and meeting dates: Call (913) 754-5812 or Email Care Ministry.

Confident Kids

This is a Bible based support group offering life skills curriculum that helps children ages 4-12 deal with the stresses of living in today’s world. Skits, activities and discussion help them deal appropriately with their feelings and situations with confidence.

For more information email Care Ministry.

 

Stephen Ministry

Bear one another’s burdens, and in this way, you will fulfill the law of Christ. ~ Galatians 6:2

EXPERIENCING DIFFICULTIES? DO YOU NEED A STEPHEN MINISTER?

One way God fulfills his promise of his comforting presence is by providing Stephen Ministers to walk along side those going through challenges such as job loss, illness, divorce, grief or other difficulty. Stephen Ministers (paired men to men or women to women) provide a caring, supportive, non-judgmental, confidential relationship that enables care receivers to share their burdens. Stephen Ministry brings the light of Christ into the darkness of people’s lives.

We Help Those Who Are…

  • Experiencing relationship difficulties or divorce
  • Hospitalized or terminally ill
  • Bereaved
  • In a job crisis
  • New to the community
  • Disabled or homebound
  • Lonely
  • In a spiritual crisis
  • Looking for a caring, Christian friend

A Stephen Minister is...

  • A child of God who walks beside a person who is hurting
  • A caring, Christian friend who takes the time to really listen
  • A lay person who has received 50 hours of training in how to provide distinctively Christian care
  • A dedicated Christian commissioned by Christ Lutheran Church to confidential in-depth caring

A Stephen Minister is NOT…

  • A counselor or a therapist
  • A problem-solver
  • A casual visitor

One of the most important tenets of this program is upholding and honoring confidentiality.

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