Congregational Care, Support & Recovery
Medical Center Guests
If you are visiting The Medical Center from out of town, let us serve as your church home away from home.
Medical Center Apartments
First Presbyterian Church has joined The Church Apartment Ministry of Houston that makes apartment units available for out-of-town patients at a reduced rate for up to six months.
Waiting in Hope
Every other Monday (Starting Sept 18) | 6:30pm | LC 181
Waiting in Hope (WiH) infertility ministry encourages, supports and embraces those struggling through the grief of difficulty conceiving. Come join our Central Houston ladies group as we discuss the challenges we face during infertility, and to pray and support one another during what can be a lonely time. We will begin meeting every other Monday, starting Sept 18. If you are interested in attending or have questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A ministry for those who would like to receive the Sacrament, but are unable to attend worship services. Teams of Elders serve Communion to those at home on a monthly basis.
In-Home Visitation Ministry
Our In-Home visitation team ministers to the needs of church members who are ill, elderly or disabled and unable to attend church services. Once a month visits brighten the day of in-home members and help keep them connected with their church family. Active members of all ages are encouraged to share in this caring ministry. If you know of someone who would like to have a visitor, or if you would like to become a part of the visitation team, contact the Caring Ministry.
To view a testimony regarding the In-Home Visitation Ministry: Click here.
Knitters with a Heart
Hand-knitted and crocheted comfort shawls, lap throws and hats created in love and prayer are given to members and their loved ones in times of crisis.
The Prayer Chain is a group of individuals who pray daily for the needs of individuals of the First Presbyterian family.
Enriching lives through fellowship, memory care and wellness. www.amazingplacehouston.org
An interfaith cancer service rooted in the religious community where cancer survivors and people of faith offer support to cancer patients and their families. www.cancare.org
Interface-Samaritan Counseling Centers
Providing high quality counseling services for all people, to help them find hope where they see little or none. www.interface-samaritan.org
A lay spiritual care hospital ministry providing care, support and Christian presence to Presbyterians, their families, and others in 11 Houston area hospitals. www.popministry.org