Called to Care Delaware: Integrating Faith in Caregiving

To commemorate National Caregivers’ Month,

Delaware Region Health Ministries Network presents…

 Called to Care Delaware:

Integrating Faith in Caregiving


 Verna Benner Carson, R.N., PhD., author of

 Spiritual Caregiving,


Rev. Michael Barry, MDiv, DMin, author of

The Art of Caregiving.

This conference is for professionals in both medicine and ministry

who see the value of the integration of faith and health

in their practices in order to promote

wholistic wellbeing in their communities of influence.


What You Will Gain From This Conference:


*   Renew your call to care…

*   Recognize your occupation as a ministry…

*   Realize that your workplace is a mission field…

*   Respond therapeutically to those in your care…

*   Represent a spiritual role-model to others…

*   Remember that it is Him for whom you care.


Saturday, November 14th~   10am-3 pm

Eastpoint Community Church Newark, DE 


10-10:15am                 Registration and Coffee/ Vendor Tables


10:15-10:30 am           Coffee/Vendor Tables


10:30 am                     Welcome, Announcements, Introductions


10:45am-12:00 noon   Called to Care:  Recognizing the Sacred in Everyday Caregiving

Verna Benner Carson, R.N., PhD., author of Spiritual Caregiving


12-12:45 pm                Lunch at Local Restaurants/ Vendor Tables


12:45-1 pm                  Announcements, Introductions


1-2:30  pm                   Called to Carry:  How Professionals Can Encourage & Empower

  the ‘Ordained Caregiver’

Rev. Michael Barry, MDiv, PhD, author of The Art of Caregiving


2:30-3pm                     Wrap Up/ Benediction/Vendor Tables


Need More Information?                

 Go to:


Name Sales End Price Fee
Online Early Bird Ended $10 $1.24
Student Discount-Online early bird Ended $5 $1.11
Vendor Table- bringing own table; (includes one ticket) Ended $50 $2.24
Vendor Table- please supply me with a table; (includes one ticket) Ended $75 $2.87
Would Like to Co-Sponsor Event (limited number of benefactor spaces still available in Valerie at 302-983-3564 for details before filling out) Ended Free

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