CARE

For Church Care & Prayer

Prayer

 

"But he would withdraw to deserted places and pray." Luke 5:16

 

Even Jesus needed prayer and a break from the daily grind to recharge, refresh and renew his spirit away from others and with his Heavenly Father. We believe in the power of prayer. It gets us through tough days, allows us to share joys, and gives us a way to give thanks and praise.

 

Asking others to pray for and with us strengthens our faith and uplifts us when words fail us. You may ask for prayer from pastors, staff or the whole church (please indicate which) by using the prayer request form below or call the church office, 317.784.9508.

Visitation & Care 


Our pastors want to be present with you if you are in the hospital or if you need home visitation. They are also pleased to meet with you at the church office should you want to discuss an issue with one of them. 


Please call the church office, 317.784.9508, to let us know of your need.



** Due to HIPPA regulations, hospitals will not call to inform the church of hospitalizations. Please contact us if your family or someone you know is hospitalized. 

Baptisms

 

Baptism is a meaningful and memorable occasion, a sacrament of our faith. Perhaps you have a question about baptisms? See some FAQs below. For more information, please contact the church office or 317.784.9508.

 

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Funerals


"The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want. He makes me lie down in green pastures; he leads me beside still waters; he restores my soul." -Psalm 23:1-3a (NRSV)


It is a privilege to walk alongside you before, during, and after the loss of a loved one.


Life's Final Moments - Our pastors are available to pray with you when the death of a loved one is imminent.


Grieving and Remembering - When a death has occurred, our pastors are available to be with you and to provide the service for your loved one. Services can happen either at the church, at a funeral home, or at a graveside, depending on family preference.


Contact: Online request form, 317.784.9508 or office@sumc.org.


Weddings

 

A wedding is the Christian celebration of a couple's love and commitment to each other and to God. For detail and to schedule a wedding, contact the church office.

 

Contact: Online request form, 317.784.9508 or office@sumc.org.

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