Care Ministries

Are you a part of the Grace family? Do you actively attend and serve with Grace ministires?

We're here to encourage and help care for you! 

When you are going through a difficult season of life we have found that Community Groups are your best support system. Community groups provide friendship, understanding, and regular encouragement and support. We really want to encourage you to get connected in the church by joining a Community Group or attending Celebrate Recovery

Marriage Ministry

We want to provide a safe place for you grow in your relationship.

Whether you are newly engaged, newly married, or have a lot of marriage miles behind you, we want to help provide you with resources, encouragement, enrichment, and support.

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Celebrate Recovery

Do you struggle with a hurt, habit or hang-up? 

In today’s world many people struggle with issues that they have a hard time overcoming alone. If you struggle with a hurt, habit, or hang-up of any kind, then Celebrate Recovery is for you. This is a strictly confidential group that meets weekly at the Lynnhaven Campus (childcare is provided). 

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Around Age 60 +

Do you need daytime fellowship opportunities?

Join Anchors of Grace every 3rd Tuesday of each month from 10am to 12pm for conversation, cards, games, and refreshments. 

 

Helpful Resources:

Virginia Assistance Programs

Area Senior Transportation Services 

Norfolk City Senior Services

VA Beach City Senior Services

Military Ministry

We want to serve and care for our military families here at grace. We have assistance areas as well as ways you can serve in our Military Ministry.

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Counseling

We want to help you find wise counsel during conflict and crisis.

Please fill out this Counseling Request to have someone from Care Ministries reach out to you. 

Weddings

Would you like one of our Pastors to officiate your wedding or use on of our campuses? 

Please email us at care@gracebible.church and submit your Wedding Planning Form.

Memorials

Can we help you plan a service to celebrate the life of your loved one?

Set up a meeting with the Care Ministry Assistant by calling 757-496-5700 or emailing care@gracebible.church. Please provide us with your request details by filling out our Memorial Information & Request Form.

Prayer & Visitation

We have pastors and pastoral volunteers who would be privledged to pray with you.

Elder Prayer - The elders desire to pray for you (James 5:13-18). Please contact care@gracebible.church to determine the next evening the elders will gather together for prayer. 

Pastoral Visit or Prayer - Please fill out our Assistance Request Form or email us at care@gracebible.church. 

Adoption Ministry / Orphan Care

Orphan Care Financial Support Team (FST) provides monetary assistance to those who request financial support with the costs associated with adoption.

The goal is to partner with prospective parents who are being led by God to adoption to mitigate the associated financial burden.  Concurrent with financial respite, we aim to encourage recipients in their walk with Christ and involvement in His body at Grace Bible Church, intending to connect them with the Family Ministry team in anticipation of a new child being added to the family.

For more information and to apply:

What to expect: 

  1. Submit your completed application and checklist documents to care@gracebible.church. ***Please submit your entire application package (including recommendation letters) at one time (attached in one email).***
  2. Receive an email from Grace Bible Church confirming receipt of your application.
  3. You will be contacted regarding whether or not you’ve been selected for a grant and the amount of the grant, if applicable.

Financial Assistance

We recognize that other organizations may be better equipped to help in particular situations or may have expedited help. We help support several of the organizations on our Area Resource List so that they can help others with excellence in their area of expertise.  

You can apply for assistance by submitting a Community Care Assistance Request to our Care Team for decision. 

  • It could take up to 2 weeks to receive a decision from the team.
  • Send completed request form and invoices to: 

Care Ministries

Grace Bible Church

2956 Ansol Lane

Virginia Beach, VA 23452

or 

Send a scanned copy to care@gracebible.church