arms of mercy

what is arms of mercy?

Arms of Mercy equips lay-people to provide one-to-one Christian care to people in our congregation and community who are experiencing difficulties in their lives. Arms of Mercy is a confidential ministry. The identity of those receiving care and everything they discuss with a Mercy Minister remains private.

our mission

Our mission is to come alongside a person in need by providing Christ-centered care with compassion and support to restore them to wholeness.

Need support?

We all experience challenges in life - times when we could benefit from care and support. Mercy Ministers can provide the emtional and spiritual care we need when faced with a crisis or difficulty such as anxiety, depression, loss, divorce, spiritual crisis, miscarriages, illness, etc.

If you are interested in receiving care form a Mercy Minister, contact Elaine Schuler:

Request a Mercy Minister

is mercy your calling?

a mercy minister is...

  • A child of God who walks beside someone who is hurting.
  • A church member who is trained and carefully selected to serve in this role because of his or her caregiving gifts. 
  • A caring Christian friend who listens, cares, prays, supports, and encourages.
  • Someone who meets faithfully each week with his or her care receiver for as long as there is a need. 

If you are interested in becoming a Mercy Minister, contact Elaine Schuler:

become a Mercy Minister