TO JOIN OUR COVENANT CONGREGATION:
CONTACT US AT:
The Samaritan Center
221 E. Crawford Street
Elkhart, Indiana 46514
Telephone: 574-262-3597 Fax: 574-262-3599
To make every effort to provide quick appointments for direct referral (typically in five business days or less)
To have informal telephone consultations with pastors, if desired, for parish counseling concerns
To arrange a meeting with all covenanting pastors and the Center's director twice annually
To offer a unique counseling facility, an extension of the ministry of the church, to enhance pastoral careTo maintain accreditation with The Samaritan Institute and the American Association of Pastoral Counselors
To list the church as a Covenant Congregation in the Center's Annual Report and other widely distributed Center publications"
To actively promote the Center's services to congregants by using the Center's bulletin inserts, posters, brochures, etc.To host one workshop per year led by a Center staff member, given that arrangements of topic, timing, staff availability, etc. can be worked out
To provide the opportunity at a Sunday worship service for a brief annual Samaritan presentation
To refer parishioners to the Samaritan Center, when appropriate
To endorse the Samaritan Center as an extension of the church's counseling ministryTo make a qualifying annual contributionTo support and pray for the work of the Samaritan Center"