Support Ministries

These ministries offer hope, encouragement, and practical support to those in a variety of difficult situations. Whether you need advice for your job hunt or support as you face a family crisis, the ministries below are ready to provide the emotional and spiritual care you need. For information on any of these ministries, please use the contact links included below.

Abortion Recovery

If you have emotional wounds such as grief, guilt, and depression from abortion, there is hope. Abortion Recovery Assistance, a ministry of Piedmont Women's Center, offers the help you need in a Bible study support group called Forgiven and Set Free for women and Healing a Father's Heart for men.

They provide a confidential, loving, and supportive place for you to work through your personal heartache. Groups are forming now. Please contact Piedmont Women's Center at 864-244-1434, or visit piedmontwomenscenter.org/assessment to begin your healing journey.

Adoption & Foster Parenting

Would you like to extend hope to a child who is waiting to be adopted? We’d like to help you take the first step. Our Hope for Children ministry will be glad to help you connect with a family at Fellowship Greenville who has experienced the joy of adoption or foster parenting. Contact Hope for Children.

Career Renewal

Career Renewal is a ministry that provides practical, caring support to those who are currently unemployed or underemployed. If you are seeking employment, you can be added to our email distribution list. As we are made aware of available positions, we will send them out to you. If you are looking for additional support, such as one-on-one mentoring, financial advice, or prayer support, we can assist in making this available to you. Contact care@fellowshipgreenville.org.

DivorceCare

DivorceCare is a small support group of individuals experiencing separation and divorce who are learning to deal with the past and look forward to rebuilding their lives. Each session of DivorceCare meets for 13 weeks. The group is led by Herb and Beth Harris. They can be contacted at 864.553.4999. Visit DivorceCare.org.

DivorceCare for Kids

DC4K is a special group to help children ages 5-12 heal from the pain caused by a separation or divorce. DC4K provides your children with a safe and neutral place to recognize and learn to share their feelings. For 13 weeks, your children become involved in a fun, caring group at Fellowship Greenville. The weekly session topics help your children learn that God’s love strengthens them and helps them turn their sadness to hope and their anger to joy. Each session is filled with motivating and exciting activities. Games, crafts, role playing, discussion times, journaling, and Activity Books help your children process the divorce, move forward in their lives, and relax and rest secure in God’s love. Visit DC4K.org and contact care@fellowshipgreenville.org for session dates.

GriefShare

If you've experienced the death of a spouse, child, family member, or friend, you've probably felt like it's hard to find many people who understand the deep hurt you feel. GriefShare is a special seminar and support group for people grieving the loss of someone close. During the 13-week session, those in the group will view videos and participate in small group discussions with others who have experienced a loss. Visit GriefShare.org and contact care@fellowshipgreenville.org for session dates.

NAMI Family-to-Family

Designed specifically for families with a loved one suffering from mental illness, Family-to-Family is an in-depth course developed by the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). Discover that you are not alone as you receive encouragement from compassionate leaders who have walked in your shoes. You'll also gain valuable insight and skills for the journey with your loved ones. These classes are open to the community. Visit NAMI.org.

Prayer Team

After each Sunday morning service, a team is available to pray with those who are seeking encouragement. We also have opportunities for people to serve on the prayer team on a rotating basis. Contact care@fellowshipgreenville.org.

Single and Parenting

If you’re a single parent, you’re probably tired, overwhelmed, and feeling a bit underappreciated. That’s why we offer Single & Parenting groups—to share tips and parenting wisdom that will help you find rest, hope, and encouragement. Each session of Single and Parenting meets for 13 weeks. Visit singleandparenting.org or contact our Care Ministry to find out when the next session is meeting.

Stephen Ministry

We all experience challenges in life—times when we could benefit from the support of a caring Christian friend. Stephen Ministers are ready to provide the emotional and spiritual care we need when faced with a crisis or difficulty, such as:


    Loss of a loved one
    Hospitalization
    Divorce or separation
    Loneliness or discouragement
    Spiritual crises
    Unemployment or a job crisis
    Terminal illness
    Incarceration
    Aging
    Birth, adoption, miscarriage, or infertility
    Chronic illness
    Relocation
    Recovery after an accident or disaster
    ...and many more

Stephen Ministry is a confidential ministry. Through one-to-one, caring relationships, those who are hurting receive the love and care they need. If you are interested in becoming a Stephen Minister or if you or someone you know could benefit from the care of a Stephen Minister, please contact  care@fellowshipgreenville.org.

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