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Encouragement Ministries is a compassionate, Christian presence in a crisis.We encourage patients and their families to discover and rely upon their spiritual resources during hospitalization.

FROM THE BLOG

August 2018 E-newsletter: When Jesus Sends, He Provides

Posted on August 17

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When Jesus Sends, He Provides

Posted on August 16

We often mention two important things that the supporters of Encouragement Ministries do that are essential in our work: they refer people for us to serve, and they pray for us as we serve. Both are critical to our success. Referrals open unexpected opportunities, and intercessory prayers are a rich resource of blessings from God […]

Presence and Participation in Someone Else’s World: July 2018 E-newsletter

Posted on July 24

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Entering Someone’s World with Compassion and Interacting through Participation

Posted on July 24

This past month, I witnessed Pat Ward involved in two aspects of ministry that are important but often neglected in our busy world of fast-paced change: Presence (really being with someone) and Participation (immersing yourself in their world of thought and action). These are not sophisticated techniques that require years of college education and technical […]