Congregational Care Ministries

For Pastoral needs, whether there is a hospitalization or any other coming need, contact the Church Office or our pastors.

For more information about any of these ministries, please contact the Church Office.

Intercessory Prayer Group

This group meets on Wednesday mornings 9:30-10:30am in the Prayer Room, to pray for those who are ill, injured, grieving, celebrating or otherwise in need of special prayers.  All are welcome.

Prayers and Squares Quilt Ministry

This group meets at members’ homes to make prayer quilts for members and friends of the Grace congregation who are facing illnesses.  Quilts are decorated with strings that are tied in knots as people pray over the quilt as it is displayed in the lobby on Sunday mornings.

Grace Knitting Group

This group meets twice a month, second and fourth Thursdays 1:00-3:00 pm in the Prayer Room.  The group project is baby blankets for Prince William Hospital and winter hats for the homeless. Members are also welcome to work on their own projects.  Knitting instruction is available from group leaders during the meetings. Needle-workers are welcome also.

Chicken Soup Ministry

This ministry provides meals to the Grace family in response to births, illnesses, hospitalization or upon the death of a loved one.  Contact the church office if you have need of meals, or if you would like to volunteer to provide meals to folks in your neighborhood.

Parish Nursing Ministries

Grace’s Parish Nursing Ministries is a Registered Nurse-led care team that ministers to the Grace family through Christ’s healing compassion.  The Parish Nurses work with the pastoral leadership and other groups within the Nurture Committee.  

Bereavement Ministry

This team contacts families who have lost a loved one and offers support through visits and delivering of bereavement books. Funeral receptions are also organized as needed.

Special Events Kitchen Helpers/Bakers

This team helps provide food – most often baked goods and finger foods – and/or kitchen assistance for funeral receptions, special dinners, receptions and other events held at Grace.