Caring for those who attend eLife by helping to meet their needs.
“Care for the flock that God has entrusted to you. Watch over it willingly, not grudgingly – not for what you will get out of it, but because you are eager to serve God.” (1 Peter 5:2)
Pastoral Care involves caring for those who attend eLife by helping to meet their needs such as:
- Physical needs through benevolence
- Hospital visitation
- Officiating funerals
- Officiating weddings
- Bible-based Christian Premarital Coaching to build strong Christian families & homes
- Biblically based spiritual direction to comfort, strengthen & encourage; and if needed referral to local Licensed Professional Counselors
If you would like to apply for assistance for basic utilities, partial rent, or food please call us at 806.771.9708 ext 131 or email [email protected]. All applicants must schedule a meeting with the Pastoral Care Coordinator for the application to be considered.
If you are considering self-harm or suicide, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital emergency room. If you need to talk to someone immediately, please call the Lubbock Area Crisis Hotline at 806-765-8393. If you are outside of Lubbock, call the National Crisis Hotline at 800-784-2433.
If you or someone you know is the victim of physical or sexual abuse and the situation is life-threatening, please call 911 or go to your local hospital emergency room or fire department.
If it is not a life threatening situation please call:
Lubbock Child Protective Services 806-472-5050
Lubbock Adult Protective Services 806-698-5500
Local Hospital Information:
University Medical Center 806-775-8200