To mobilize the body of believers of Valley Bible Church in the compassionate ministries of extending God's grace and mercy to those in need and shepherd the seniors of the church.
To provide effective and caring shepherding of seniors and a compassionate network of support for those in need: first within our church and then to our community.
AREAS OF CARE
Providing a ministry of care and mercy to those with health issues, a family crisis, or death
Providing benevolent assistance to those in need from the Agape Fund under guidelines of the Elder Board
Weekly collection and publication of prayer requests from our congregation who are seeking prayer support
Urgent prayer requests communicated to identified prayer supporters via phone contact.
HIM (Home Improvement Ministry)
Assists widows or single mothers with auto repair, home maintenance, or other home-based tasks
Assists members of the congregation with non-legal financial counseling
Contact us if you're interested in helping!
Preparing and/or transporting meals to new moms and to people recovering from surgery or going through treatments (e.g. chemo) if there is no one else to assist them. Contact the Church Office if you or someone you know would like to sign up.
Senior Adults: Care and shepherding specifically targeted to the seniors of the church
Pastor of Congregational Care
(510) 799-3171 x119
(510) 799-3171 x110
CARING MINISTRY STAFF
Gene Schnabel/Cathy Rasmussen
David Howard/Delores Wiley