Parish Nurse Ministry

A Ministry of Faith and Health

“Verily I say unto you, inasmuch as you have done it unto the least of these my brethren, ye have done it unto me.” Matthew 26:40

Our Mission

To make and be disciples of Christ by providing member, volunteer, registered nurses to minister to the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of our faith community members.

Our Definition

The Parish Nurse is a registered nurse who facilitates the holistic health of the congregation by developing a practice in response to the unique needs and priorities of the congregation and its members across the life span. The Parish Nurse functions as an educator, a counselor, a referral agent and an advocate as well as a hands on practitioner of care.

Our Focus

The focus of the Parish Nurse Ministry of Zion is to strengthen the individual, the family and the community through Christ’s love and to foster the healing touch of Jesus be reaching out to one another.