Nurse Ministry

Parish Nurses Meet for Annual Concordia Conference

The LCMS parish nurse district representatives from across the nation gathered at Concordia University, Wisconsin on May 23 & 24 to worship, network, update one another and participate in leadership training.¬† Karen Hardecopf, LCMS parish nursing program coordinator, and Marcy Schnorr, LCMS parish nursing educational coordinator, led our sessions. The 25th annual Concordia Conference for… Read more »

Parish Nurses

Parish Nurses assist Pastors in meeting the human needs in the congregation. Parish Nursing is a unique blend of professional nursing and spiritual care giving. The Parish Nurse May Serve As: Health Educator Health Counselor Liaison to the Community Advocate Trainer and Coordinator of Volunteers Spiritual Caregiver Indiana District Congregations with at least one volunteer… Read more »

Parish Nurses Offer Hope in Rural Populations

United States farming communities and their families are indeed special populations that the church serves. From the wheat fields of Kansas to the dairy farms of Wisconsin, from the or¬≠chards in Washington to the orange groves in Florida, farmers serve our country by providing not only food and fibers, but also jobs to many. Farmers… Read more »