Care Ministry

Pastoral Care Ministries is there to meet the needs of those who are suffering from illness, life changes, difficulties, isolation, and bereavement. If you have a pastoral need, let us know. We'll be glad to help.


Click here for Care Ministry brochure. Contact Lisa Baggett for more info.


Prayer

While prayer is an important part of any group that meets, these groups specifically focus on intercessory prayer.  You are invited share your prayer requests by email at  prayer@ircumc.com. New Prayer Warriors are always welcome to join these groups. 


Intercessory Prayer Group: This intercessory prayer group prays over the prayer requests that come in from the weekend services. Confidentiality is honored. They meet at the Chapel in the Office Building from 11 a.m. to noon. Dinah Bryant and Bruce Baker lead the Intercessory Prayer Group.

Women TOGETHER

Women Together is a support group for women who have suffered the loss of a spouse. The women enjoy a time of fellowship, sharing, a devotion, an occasional speaker and food. The group meets the fourth Sunday of each month from 3 to 5 p.m. September to March and 4 to 6 p.m. beginning in April in Wesley Gym. For more information, contact Sharon McClelland, 321-383-8868

Prayer shawl

Prayer Shawl Ministry is for those who knit, crochet or would like to learn how. There are two groups: The group meets on the third Wednesday of each month from 10a to 12p in Wesley Hall, Studio 153.


To look at shawls available to be gifted, visit the Prayer Shawl Website


Facebook Group


If you know someone who would be encouraged with the gift of a prayer shawl or throw, please contact Susie Barth, 321-536-1821; ircprayershawl@gmail.com.

Dementia Alliance Support Group

The Dementia Alliance Support Group is open for people who are caregivers or related to a loved one or person suffering with progressive Dementia. Talk through challenges, share feelings, needs and concerns, and learn about resources available in the community. We are meeting in person on the second Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m. in the Admin Building. For more information contact or email Leah Michaels at 321-652-2824 or dementiaalliance@yahoo.com.

Chronic Illness Support Group

The purpose of the Chronic Illness Support Group is to provide support and a caring Christian environment for people who are dealing with illness that causes chronic pain, breathing difficulties, necessary compliance, etc. (cancer, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, diabetes, etc.) Meetings in person the 2nd Thursday of each month at 2pm in the Music Room and via Zoom on the 4th Thursday of the month at 11 a.m. For more information, call Alyce Riddle at 321-794-8066 or email alyce.riddle100@gmail.com.