Member Support Ministries

Email Prayer Chain

To pray for the needs of others at their request or the request of a friend or loved one. To be added to the prayer chain or to receive the emailed requests, email the church office.

Feed My Sheep

An outreach ministry for senior citizens in the community. Meals are served every Tuesday in the Community Center. Make your reservation with the office by calling (812) 867-3996 by Monday each week. If you’d like to volunteer, call Carol Leonhardt at (812) 909-4575.

Funeral Dinners

To give support during a time of sorrow by providing a meal following funerals for our church family. To provide food, set up, or serve, email Nancy Hobgood or call her at (812) 626-3724.

Helping Hands Loving Hearts

To help individuals and families experiencing emotional upset and disruption due to short-term crisis. Services include transportation for medical appointments, meals for those dealing with crisis, and respite support for caregivers in a short-term crisis. If you are in need of Helping Hands Loving Hearts or if you would like to be a volunteer, email the church office or call (812) 867-3997 .

Hospital/Shut In Visitation

One of our staff would be glad to visit with you while hospitalized, home-bound, or in a nursing care facility. If you have a scheduled surgery, please feel free to contact the church office to let us know when and where.

Lay Counselor

General Christian based counseling for individuals, couples, families and children. Day and evening appointments available on Mondays. Donation suggested $20/50 minutes or $40/50 minutes for those not attending Blue Grass. You must schedule an appointment ahead of time with Beth Boling at (812)867-3997 ext. 106.

Meals for Moms

To demonstrate God’s love through meals to families with newborns. Contact Pam Young at (812)983-4408 to cook a portion of a meal and coordinate delivery.

Marriage Mentoring

For engaged couples who are planning a wedding at Blue Grass. This powerful mentoring program is an excellent way for couples to learn more about themselves and each other as they prepare to enter the covenant of marriage. Contact Carol Lynch at (812)867-0516 for information about becoming a mentor.

Prayers for Healing

Several members of our congregation and our staff would be glad to pray with you and your family. At various time during the year, Blue Grass holds Healing Services. To find out more information about these special services or having someone pray with you, contact the church office.

Prayer Shawl Ministry

The UMW furnishes yarn and the women provide prayers as they hand-knit each shawl for this ministry. Once completed, the shawls are prayed over by the congregation and distributed upon request. To help knit or request a prayer shawl, contact Julie Ohmberger at (812)401-4111.

Widows’ Ministry

Women In Discovery is our women’s support group for widows that meet once a month for a meal, fellowship and support. Email Nancy Hobgood or call 812-626-3724 and  for more information .

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