Parish Nursing Ministry
There are more than 12,000 parish nurses - also known as faith community nurses - serving in churches nationwide. They provide a healing presence within a faith community, merging the spiritual with the standards of practice and ethical code of their profession.
Models in Ministry is a resource for local churches designed to assist congregations in starting or expanding vital outreach in their congregations. This first installment, on Parish Nursing, offers expanded coverage on the conference website, which includes articles by three area parish nurses.
NEW: Faith Community/Parish Nurse Scholarships
This scholarship program aims to increase the number of Faith Community/Parish Nurses in the Baltimore-Washington Conference of The United Methodist Church.
Application Deadline: Rolling, but application must be submitted at least six weeks prior to the start of the course.
Award Amount: Up to $1,000 per applicant may be awarded. No reimbursement for prior programs.