CARE

To Request Assistance

If you need one of these ministries to come alongside to help you, please contact a CARE Ministry Team member (listed below) or an Immanuel Elder.

 

Baby Blanket Ministry  

Welcomes our  newborns with a beautifully crafted blanket.

Bible Donations    

We provide Gideon Bible donations in memory of Immanuel attenders and family members.

CARE Baskets & Gifts     

Provides food and Christmas gifts for those in need within our church during the holidays with food and a gift card for Market Basket or our Give-A-Gift program (If you would like to contribute you can choose from a list of needs, then shop, wrap and return gift(s) to Fellowship Hall).

Communion Setup and Cleanup

We prepare the elements for Communion prior to service, and cleanup following service on the first Sunday of each month.

Encouraging Cards

A variety of cards are available in Fellowship Hall for anyone to send a note of encouragement.

Food Pantry

Our Food Pantry, located next to the main kitchen, is available for any church attender in need of food assistance.  Open during church operating hours.

Funeral Reception Ministry

Our church family may come alongside grieving brothers and sisters by helping with a reception following a funeral held at Immanuel, if requested by the family.

Immanuel Café

After the service, we provide a place of warm fellowship for our guest and church family.  Coffee, tea, cold beverages, and snacks are available.  Volunteer workers setup, cleanup, or provide snack on a rotating basis.

Meals Ministry

Provides meal assistance to our Immanuel family's after hospitilization, new baby, or other short-term need.  Volunteers are needed to help prepare meals.                                           

Operation Christmas Child

Samaritan's Purse "Operation Christmas Child" sends our shoe box gifts to children in need around the world.  We collect items year-long in Fellowship Hall to prepare for our Fall Packing Party.                                             

 

Looking for more?

Each CARE ministry was started by one or more Immanuel attendees who saw a need and stepped up to fill it.  If you are interested in starting a ministry at Immanuel that fits the mission statement of CARE, please contact a CARE Ministry Team member.

 

The CARE Ministry Team provides oversight and assistance to the CARE ministries.  Click on any of the contacts below to email directly:

 

Ministry Team Leader,  Kathy Bucchianeri

Dale Bengston

Bruce McIntosh

Kari Perez

Pat Shaw