The Nebraska District supports parish health, and congregational/church worker wellness ministries. This is offered through:
– Guidance for starting a parish health ministry
– Health information for your bulletins
– Ministry ideas to implement at your congregation
– Equipping and networking through workshops
– LCMS Parish Nursing Directory
To start a new ministry or strengthen an existing one, contact the District Representative for Parish Nursing and Congregational Health Ministry at firstname.lastname@example.org or 402-643-0664.
New Resource: Template for making calls to older adults and those with chronic health conditions during the COVID-19 outbreak
Parish Nurse Chris Blanke has produced a guide that can be used by congregations who are making calls to older adults and those with chronic health conditions. It is a step-by-step set of prompts and resources to offer special assistance to those in at-risk categories. You can download that updated document by clicking on this link.
|Concordia University, Wisconsin Parish Nursing Courses|
|LCMS Health Ministry Portfolio Review
Portfolio Review is possible for persons who have completed a self-directed study with experience as a parish nurse but have not completed a formal educational program. Persons desiring a portfolio review must complete an application and interview prior to initiating the review process. Upon successful completion of the portfolio review, the parish nurse will receive a Certificate of Completion, a parish nurse pin and listing in the LCMS Directory of Parish Nurses.
|Parish Nursing Video Curriculum|
|Parish Nurse Lecture Series Video Archive|
|Parish Nurse Resource Manual|
Parish Health Ministry in the Nebraska District
10/27/17 Quarterly Call Notes
10/27/17 Ministry Sharing Notes