Our funeral meals ministry serves grieving families during their time of loss. Volunteers prepare one part of a meal (cookbook provided) on short notice and bring it to the church or help serve the meal following a funeral or memorial service. This usually takes place here at Parkside Church. This team usually serves about 8-10 times a year.
Help for the Bereaved
This ministry provides a meal for up to 50 people after a funeral service. This service is free to all Parkside members and friends when members of their family die who are not involved in another church.
This ministry does not involve a regularly scheduled block of time. The commitment varies with the need but on average, a person is called upon to serve once every 4-8 weeks. As a member of this ministry you may volunteer to:
1) Prepare a dish and drop it off or
2) Serve a meal on a buffet line
Please contact Kim Jones at email if you are interested in serving on this team.
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Can you make and share a meal?
We are looking for additional team members for our Funeral, New Baby and Samaritan meal ministries! If you can help, sign up online at parksidechurch.com/meals
The meals ministries of Parkside Church seek to help lighten the load among the congregation by serving meals to those in need. Through three different ministries, Funeral, New Baby, and Samaritan, the people of Parkside take care of each other during life's more challenging times.
We are always in need of willing folks with flexible schedules to help serve in the funeral ministry.