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Contemplation

deepening the personal and communal spiritual life to be ready to face cancer

  • Creating and collecting cancer specific prayers and litanies
  • Organizing and facilitating book groups around faith and cancer
  • Interfaith Discussions: Hosting and facilitating discussions on cancer from various faith perspectives
  • Cancer Series: Series engaging cancer and specific current events in the world

Collaboration

deepening working with cancer existing organizations and advocacy groups

  • Participating in annual cancer walks
  • Meeting with state and federal legislatures to advocate for cancer research funding
  • Connecting individuals to community resources

Co-Journer/Care

direct services for those with cancer and their supporters

  • Care Hotline: Providing spiritual and emotional support and referrals to resources in the area for those with cancer and those who provide cancer care
  • Prayer Ministry: Weekly prayer call, monthly prayer ritual, prayer cards
  • Volunteer Support and Referral System: Coordinating congregational ride service teams for outpatient appointments and meal delivery

Communication

creatively communicating the work of NJC4 and its meaningful content

  • Distributing monthly NJC4 newsletter
  • Facilitating monthly NJC4 representative meetings
  • NJC4 congregational chapter

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Contemplation

deepening the personal and communal spiritual life to be ready to face cancer

  • Hosting and facilitating retreats
  • Facilitating monthly support groups for those diagnosed with cancer and caregivers
  • Facilitating book groups around faith and cancer

Collaboration

deepening working with cancer existing organizations and advocacy groups

  • Hosting annual cancer screenings
  • Participating in trips to DC to advocate for cancer research funding
  • Participating in annual cancer walks

Co-Journer/Care

direct services for those with cancer and their supporters

  • Care Hotline: Providing spiritual and emotional support and referrals to resources in the area for those with cancer and those who provide cancer care
  • Volunteer Support and Referral System: Providing ride services to outpatient appointments and meal delivery

Communication

creatively communicating the work of NJC4 and its meaningful content

  • Attending monthly NJC4 congregational representative meetings
  • Creating monthly congregational cancer prayer chain
  • Submitting monthly congregational article of involvement with NJC4