Meets quarterly: Thursday, 4:30 PM
February, May, August, November
Members: Diane Landstad, Rebecca May, Jean Prickett, Lynn Kellerman, Sue Landsverk, Sandy Wilson
Goal: To oversee the healing ministry of the congregation; to promote the well being of individuals, families, and the community; to recognize that health involves the whole person – body, mind and spirit; to work closely with the parish nurses to help plan health ministry projects. Included with this ministry is Note Writing. The goal is to send notes to camp kids, college students, military personnel, birthday cards to persons 90 + years, persons with long term illness, and visitors to FLC.
Members: Tom Plagman-Coordinator, Elaine Palthe, Bob Munneke, Betty Spigarelli, Barb Wernli and Karen Newton
About the Ministry: The Befrienders have received pastoral training to enter into caring relationships with others at times of special need, crisis, and transition. They are always looking for referrals.
BONE BUILDERS MINISTRY
Leaders: Nancy Lamke and Jean Prickett
About the Ministry: An exercise group. Anyone wishing to become a member of this group may do so. You must have a release form signed by your physician. You may get this release form from Diane Landstad (927-4380). Weights are provided, but you may bring your own if you wish. There is no floor work.
Meeting Times: Tuesday and Thursday at 10 AM in the Gymnasium at FLC.
DINNER AT YOUR DOOR MINISTRY
Coordinator: Carla Hakes
About the Ministry: To give support by preparing and delivering meals to those in special need; after hospitalization, birth of a baby, illness or death. If you are aware of anyone in our congregation who may benefit from this type of service, please contact Janet.
Members: TJean Prickett-Coordinator,Lynne Kellerman, Sue Landsverk, RebeccaMay, Diane Landstad.
About the Ministry: The parish nurses are RN's who have received special parish nurse training. They work with the congregation to integrate faith and health while providing health education and counseling. They make home and hospital visits, refer people to appropriate health agencies and check blood pressures twice a month between services and monthly at the community meal. They also plan healing services
once or twice a year.
Lynne Kellerman 927-3517
Sue Landsverk 927-2381
Rebecca May 927-3481
Jean Pricket 927-2267
Diane Landstad 927-4380
Rides for Health (927-4077) – Tues. and Fri.
10 a.m.—2 p.m., Westside Church
Diabetes (927-5152) – Melissa Magnuson, 2nd Thurs., 5 p.m. Riverwood Outpatient South Bldg., 601 Bunder Dr.
Domestic Violence (927-2327)
Memory Loss/Caregivers (927-7206) –
Tricia Martin – 1st Wed., 1 p.m. – Aicota
Sexual Assault (927-6226)
Sleep Apnea (927-3113) – Ted Dabill, every other month 4th Tues.
Breast Cancer Support Group (927-3469) – Elaine Hill,
4th Mon. 6:30 p.m. – Security State Bank
Stroke Support (927-5580) – Riverwood Rehab
Aitkin Health Service Conference Room, 4th Mon., 2-3 p.m.
Singles (927-3153) – Bob Reis. Tues., 5:30 p.m.,
Cancer Support Group – Riverwood Healthcare Center,
3rd Tues., 6:30 p.m.
Grief Support for Men - First Lutheran,
2nd & 4Th Wed., 1 p.m.