Everyone has difficult and overwhelming times in life. DSUMC offers a number of ministries that offer help and support to those who may be going through a challenging season of life.
 
For more information & to join any of these ministries contact Shiela Lamb at sheila.lamb@gmail.com

Stephen Ministries

Stephen Ministers are members of DSUMC who go through 50 hours of care-giving training and then work with supporting our pastors in providing emotional and spiritual support to people who are going through a difficult time such as divorce, grief, hospitalization, unemployment, terminal illness, relocation, chronic illness, or loneliness. If you would like to talk with a Stephen Minister, please contact Ken Heffley at 214-212-1548
 
 

Barnabas Ministry (College Student Ministry)

provides encouragement to our college students. You’ll be connected with a college student and are invited to send care packages and words of encouragement throughout the year! For more information contact Shiela Lamb

 

 

  

GriefShare

GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. For more information contact Linda Snow

 

 

 
 

AA and Al-Anon

Support for individuals and families of individuals dealing with a drinking problem. There are many different meetings throughout the week in the Narthex building (the mobile home looking building next to the main sanctuary).
 

 

 

 

 

Low Cost Counseling

 

DSUMC has a counselor available for those who need a lower cost option for counseling.  This is specifically Christian counseling with an experienced counselor who can deal with many areas.  Contact the church office 512-894-7123 for more information

 
 
 

Wesley Nurse – The Wesley Nurse Health Ministries™ program (WNHM) is a faith-based, holistic program committed to serving the least served through education, health promotion, and collaboration. Contact the church office at 512-894-7123 for more information.

 

 

 

 

 

HERO Care

A way of thanking our service men and women with letters, baked goodies and special care packages. This is a great opportunity for families to bless others together! Contact Sheila Lamb for more information.

 

 

 

 

 
 

Card Writing Ministry

This is a simple and powerful way to offer words of hope and support to those who need an extra boost.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 

Widow Support Group

Fellowship and support for widows. Contact Marilyn Koons at mkoons8732@att.net or Sharon Lucas srlucas748@yahoo.com