McCarthy Deacon Ministry


Homebound/Nursing Home Team:  Ministering to the lonely and isolated

Description: Homebound/Nursing Home team members make ongoing and regular visits to the homebound and nursing home bound members of the church. Homebound/Nursing Home team members will make 3-4 visits per month to the homes or facilities of these church members.

Team Members: Roy Fortner, Jeff Huffman, Bob Reed, and Ray Yarnell

Hospital Team: Ministering to the sick and hurting

Description: Hospital team members will be assigned one day per week on which they will make visits to any church members in the hospital.

Team Members: Jack Flook (Mon.), Delbert Richardson (Tues.), Jeff Huffman (Wed.), Rick Wilcoxson (Thurs.), Roy Fortner / Bob Reed (Fri.), Rick Wilcoxson (Sat.), Danny King (Sun.)

Caring Team: Ministering to those with immediate, practical needs

Description: Caring team members coordinate and carry out the meeting of immediate, practical needs of church members. These needs could include everything from the building of a handicap accessible ramp to helping someone move.

Team Members: Bill Steele, Rick Wilcoxson, and Ray Yarnell

Bereavement Team: Ministering to those who have lost loved ones

Description: Bereavement team members are to be one of the first on the scene to minister to, pray with, and help meet the needs of a church member who has suffered a death in the family. Bereavement team members work with the pastor to offer overall care for those who are mourning.

Team Members: James Feuerbacher, Rick Payne, and Ron Whitlock

Benevolence Team: Ministering to those with financial/material needs

Description: Benevolence team members help coordinate and carry out the meeting of financial needs of members of the church family.

Team Members: Jack Flook (July-September)

The Lord's Supper

Team Members: Jack Flook, Delbert Richardson, and Rick Wilcoxson


Team Members: Jeff & Cheryl Huffman, Rick & Kim Wilcoxson