H.I.S. - Hearts in Service
Hearts in Service (HIS) ministry is an extension of pastoral care.. The core of the ministry is contact with shut-ins, nursing home residents, persons who are ill, and persons experiencing the death of a spouse. An intentional process provides for cards, phone calls and visits on a monthly basis.
HIS has an ongoing relationship with Uni-Pres Kindercottage,org a child care facility in East St. Louis. Areas of ministry include care packages to college students, comfort baskets for times of bereavement, welcome baskets for new babies, and assistance with meals and transportation during times of crisis.