Congregational Care at RRUUC is a ministry of equals forging deep connections, creating community, and growing together spiritually. The mission of the Congregational Care Team is create and deepen spiritual connections among RRUUC congregants by facilitating compassionate and responsive support during significant life events.
Connect to Care
Support during significant life events is available to all RRUUC members, congregants, and friends.
Please share your challenges, concerns, sorrows and joys with us by emailing care(at)rruuc.org or calling Rev. Louise Green at 301-229-0400 x105. We will be happy to connect with you and help you to find the support you need.
All Congregational Care volunteers are supported by the Congregational Care Vision Team (CCVT) and are offered relevant training and support to ensure spiritually fulfilling service.
Some volunteer roles are listed below; if you would like to find out more about volunteering with the Congregational Care team or begin the volunteer self-assessment and discernment process, please contact Rev. Louise Green or email care(at)rruuc.org.
Ministry of Action
Action volunteers support fellow congregants through deeds in several area
- Sunday Card Table
- Kitchen Ministry
- Rides & Meal Delivery
- Event Support (memorials, baby dedications, etc.)
- Special Requests
Ministry of Presence
Presence volunteers work in pairs to provide accompaniment to fellow congregants during significant life events. Accompaniment may take the form o
- Occasional visits
- Regular phone calls
- Regular visits
Coordination and Outreach
Behind-the-scenes volunteers are critical to the delivery of services. Help with:
- Administrative support
- Resource management