National Episcopal Health Ministry believes that local congregations need to live out Jesus's command to heal and to be good stewards of health. they are trying to lead the way for congregations to become vibrant, caring places of health and wholeness.
Their mission is to promote health ministry in the Episcopal Church, assisting local congregations to reclaim the Gospel mission of health and wholeness. According 1 Corinthians 12:4-7, "Now there is a varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit;and there are a varieties of activities,but it is the same God who activates all of them in everyone. To each is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good".
National Episcopal Health Ministries does the following:
- Teaches courses to equip Episcopal health ministers and parish nurses
- Networks and supports those involved with health ministry in Episcopal congregations
- Publishes educational and start-up materials for local congregations and dioceses
- Acts as a voice for health ministers within the Episcopal Church
National Episcopal Health Ministries
6050 N.Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208