7800 West County Road 42
Apple Valley, Minnesota
952-432-7273

BeFriender Ministry is a national, ecumenical, non-profit organization that provides leadership training and ongoing support for a listening ministry of lay pastoral care in churches, hospitals and other health care facilities, assisted living-skilled care facilities, and other organizations. The BeFriender program has been providing this type of pastoral care since the early 1980s.befrienders_deanjohnson

The local BeFriender program is in need of volunteers to become part of this ministry for Grace and for Augustana. If you are interested in becoming a BeFriender, please contact one of the parish nurses, Amy Fleser or Lois Askvig, or Laurel Jacobson in the church office.