To spread the love and message of Jesus Christ in the nursing home environment, providing support and encouragement by regular visits by caring Christians.
To support other interested groups and churches in North Carolina with training, multimedia ministry materials, and assistance in recruiting volunteers.
To provide encouragement and support to those Individuals,Organized Ministries, Chaplains, Activities Directors, and Staff Members serving Christ in the Nursing Home Environment.
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The remembrance of events from September 11 continues to have a tremendous impact on all our lives, but especially on the lives of the confined elderly. For some of them the TV is their best friend, and this week's recalling of the sights and sounds could be horrifying.
These residents experience hopelessness and depression on a regular basis and need some "Faithful Friends" to visit with them and share the Comfort, Hope, and Peace that is found in Jesus Christ and in God's Word. Please visit our special web page.
The Sunday following Labor Day has been designated National Grandparents
Day. This year it is celebrated on September 11, 2016. This is a great time to promote your nursing home ministry and to celebrate the wonderful grandparents at the facilities you visit.
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There is a new devotional book by Chaplain Bill Goodrich of God Cares Ministry called “God Cares for You”. This is a devotional specifically intended for nursing home residents. It was written to address the spiritual and emotional issues and concerns facing the majority of nursing home residents. It is large-print, spiral bound and contains seven conversational messages with Scripture, color photographs, and prayers. More information is found at this link.
Tom McCormick has just updated his original manual on Nursing Home Ministry and has made it available on our web site to be used by our ministry partners at no cost. The updated version of this book, "Nursing Home Ministry" may be purchased directly for a nominal fee at this web site.
We have been given permission by Rev. Diana McMahan of Musical Medicine to make available for FREE on our web site her top selling CD "Heavenly Assurance". On this CD Diana sings reassuring hymns with a gentle harp background. She also includes scripture with embedded prayers. You may download this CD for FREE at our Download Web Page. We pray that it may be a blessing to both you and the residents you serve. You can purchase other products from Musical Medicine at the CD Baby Website.
SPECIAL NOTE: We have obtained a large quantity of the award winning books for caregivers by Lyn and Bill Roche. Please contact us for a copy of either "Coping with Caring - When Someone You Love has Alzheimer's or a Related Condition" or "Sharing The Care When Someone you Love Resides in an Adult Care Facility". These books would be very helpful to you and others you meet in your ministry. We will send you a copy for a donation of any amount while our supply lasts. Here is some info about the books.
Here are some suggestions for getting the most from our Faithful Friends Web Site in 2016