Berwick-Trinity Pastoral Charge

Care of Congregation

  • Rev. Tom Woods 
  • Andrea Hale 538-9245
  • Ruth Manning
  • Lois Bent 538-9613
  • Diane Carty
  • Purpose: This team watches over the congregation with care and concern in a pastoral way.
    Membership: 3 The minister liaises with this Team.

  • · paying attention to illness, hospital stays and other matters through cards, visiting, telephone calls, etc.
  • · paying attention to longer term life changes such as moving to nursing homes,
  • · inability to attend worship/church events, etc. through regular visiting, cards, phone calls, emails, mailings,
  • etc.
  • · arranging hospitality when requested at times of funerals
  • · responding to needs of transportation to worship, church events and at other appropriate times.
  • · maintaining official church rolls
  • · providing hospitality on Sunday mornings and at other church events
  • · communicating identified pastoral care needs to the minister
  • · acknowledging significant milestones of congregational members, e.g. birthdays, anniversaries, graduations,
  • etc.