Support Ministry Groups
Mondays @ 6:30 pm | rm B203
facilitated by Joann Simon
Are you or someone you know dealing with divorce ? The WCUMC Fall 2022 DivorceCare group will start meeting on Mondays in room B203 at 6:30 pm, for 13 weeks, facilitated by Joann Simon.
DivorceCare is a weekly support group and seminar led by people who understand what you are experiencing and offers a place to learn how to deal with the pain of the past and how to look forward to rebuilding your life. At DivorceCare, you will become part of a group of people who are also experiencing separation and divorce, and you will find the encouragement and support you need. Please contact Pastor Mark Pitts for more information.
Mondays (starting Oct 10th) at 2pm | rm B203
All adults are invited and welcomed to join the next Fall Griefshare support group session beginning on Monday, Oct 10th, at 2pm, in room B203. Judy Shultz and Trish Carpenter will be facilitating the meetings. Griefshare is a 13 weeks support group program that provides encouragement to those dealing with grief by watching videos on topics of grief, discussion, sharing. Please contact Pastor Mark Pitts for more information.
Are you or someone you know hurting? Hurtful events come into our lives both expectedly and unexpectedly. Here are some situations that might result in the need for a confidential, caring Stephen Ministry relationship:
- Divorce or broken relationships
- Illness and/or hospitalization
- Unemployment or work-related stress
- Facing life's transitions: relocating, parenthood, empty nesting, or aging
- Experiencing loneliness: homebound or nursing home
- Birth/Adoption, miscarriage, or infertility
- Spiritual Crisis
- Death of a loved one
- Any life challenge
For more information about Stephen Ministry or to request a Stephen Minister, please contact Rev. Mark Pitts at 704-664-3680. All cases are confidential.
This booklet was put together for WCUMC and our community with the belief that death and dying are part of living and that preparation represents Christian stewardship. It is intended to be a guide and should be personalized for your own situation. Fill in the information while you are well and sound of mind. Update the information as needed and keep it timely.
Let your family know the location of this booklet and keep it accessible. We hope that you find it helpful, and please know that we are available to work with you throughout this process. For more information about this booklet, please contact Rev. Mark Pitts.
If you need help or support with an issue or addiction we invite you to join a recovery group that will help you through this difficult time.
A: Fellowship Hall Building | B: Sanctuary Building
- AA: Monday through Friday | 6:45am | rm B201
AA: Wednesday & Saturday | 8:00pm | rm B204
- Al-Anon: Wednesday | 8:00pm | rm A206
- Alpha Group : Thursday | 5:30pm | rm A204
"Act of Love" - End of Life Planning Meeting
All adults are invited to this spiritual and sharing experience. We will begin our meeting sharing a devotion and foundation in relation to planning and preparing for a celebration of life. We will review the "Act of Love" booklet and guide, share tips on writing an obituary, answer questions related to this topic, and more!
Thursday, November 10 at 1pm | B201
For more info and or to RSVP,
contact Rev. Mark Pitts.