DIAKONIA Prayer Letter January 2018

DIAKONIA Prayer Letter January 2018

Sr. Traude Leitenberger | Sr. Traude is the Secretary DIAKONIA World Federation  What will happen in 2018? What might we do, and what will happen to us? What will we receive, and what will we give? These questions arise when we consider the present political and...
Thank You For Your Support

Thank You For Your Support

By Charlotte Zawdzke for the Board and Staff of the Apple Tree Center Thank you, members of the Deaconess Community, for your generous donation in memory of our friend and board member, Sr. Elsie Fregeau. Your support encourages us to continue in this ministry which...

Providing Spiritual Care as a Hospital Chaplain

 Sr. Karie Hamilton serves as a chaplain with Multicare Health System, Tacoma General Hospital and Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital, in WA. As a hospital chaplain (serving both an adult and children’s hospital), I am required to write chart notes (which is a permanent...

Celebrate Hope

by Jonathan Tindor Rachel’s Hosue, a ministry of Lower Lights Ministers and a Mission Support Grant recipient, provides a place in Columbus, Ohio for women to re-enter society after leaving prison. This is a vital transition. The Ohio Department of Corrections...