Congregational Care FAQs
Do you visit the hospitals?
We visit area hospitals seven days a week (as needed). Please call 214-523-2241 and let us know your name, the hospital you will
How do I get someone on the prayer list?
You may submit a prayer request online or via phone at 214.599.9485.
What do I need to do when my loved one dies?
To report a death, please call 214-523-2241. You may also contact one of the pastors in the Congregational Care department directly.
How do I schedule a baptism?
To schedule a baptism, please contact Mary Bishop at and fill out the baptism form which is online.
If I can't come to church anymore can I still receive communion?
To receive communion from one of our Congregational Care Ministers, please call 214-523-2243.
Do you offer grief counseling?
We offer several a grief support groups.
Do you offer Recovery programs?
We offer a number of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) programs throughout the week.
What other support groups do you have?
We have a number of support groups that you can view here.
May I meet with someone to make my funeral/memorial service plans ahead of time? Will you keep a copy of my wishes?
We welcome you to meet with a pastor to make your funeral/memorial plans in advance. In fact, we think it's a wonderful idea to consider your wishes for this very important service.
What is the Columbarium? How do I purchase a niche?
The Columbarium is a sacred space on the grounds where your ashes may be interred. You can call the Congregational Care office at 214-523-2241 to make an appointment to speak to someone about purchasing a niche.
How do I serve in your department?
You are most welcome to become a servant worker in our department by calling Trissie Osborn at 214-523-2245. We have a number of opportunities for service: being part of the Keeping in Touch team (KIT), delivering birthday flowers to seniors and/or gifts before Christmas and Easter, becoming a trained Stephen Minister or Congregational Care Minister.
How do I get an appointment to talk with a pastor?
Should you wish to speak to one of the Congregational Care pastors, you may phone the department at 214-523-2241 or contact one of the pastors in the department directly.