Caring Ministries

  • adult ministries

PRAYER CHAIN

The Good Shepherd Prayer Chain consists of church members committed to praying for submitted requests, each other, the church and the staff. There are several ways to submit your prayer requests:
• Call the church office at 324-1900.
• Fill out a prayer request on the worship registration card Sunday and drop the card in offering plate.
Contact: Sharon Burke & Cathy Childers

PRAYER SHAWL MINISTRY

We welcome experts as well as beginners, with all skill levels in between.The shawls are made for someone experiencing a time of transition, challenge, crisis or need. Shawls are also made for joyous occasions such as marriage, birth or adoption of a child, graduation, etc. About three times a year we have a church-wide prayer shawl consecration for the shawls that have been made.The prayer shawl ministry group meets on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evenings of every month. We meet from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the prayer room located in the back of the Christian Life Center. We have an annual craft fair on the 1st Saturday of November that provides funds for our yarn. Contact: Helen Wingard

GriefShare support group

If you are grieving the loss of a friend or family member, you are facing many deep emotions. GriefShare Christian support group provides a loving, safe place to sort your feelings out. In this 13 week group you can learn that your emotional and physical experiences are expected. You will receive healing and comfort and begin to find joy again. Learn more and register at GriefShare.org.

DivorceCare support group

If you are separated from your spouse or anticipating divorce your life will be challenging and full of pain. You may be feeling confused and isolated. In this 13 week DivorceCare Christian support group you will find tools, teaching and support to deal with your emotions and pain. Learn more and register at DivorceCare.org.

Single&Parenting

A support group for single parents. The group tackles such issues as finances, discipline, and dating. You will find hope and friendship. Begins Thursday, September 12, 2019, at 6:30 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.. Register at https://www.singleandparenting.org/, enter zip code 73099.

Companions in Christ

We are each on a journey whether we like it or not. If you are ready to respond to God’s call for ever-deepening communion and wholeness, begin this journey now. Introduction begins September 5, 2019, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.. Sign up by contacting Rev. Linda Truitt at 405-324-1900. Click here to go to Companions in Christ registration