If a contact person is not listed, please contact Rev. Jim McPhailSheri Kelley, or call 713-468-8356. You can also email Linda Jenkins, our Parish Nurse, or call her at 713-468-8356, ext. 256.

Click here for our Caring Support Calendar.


A.A. “Helping Others Group” – every week on Tues. at 7:30 PM in D208 (Sheri)

A.A. Roll Call Group – meeting for 1st responders; Thurs. at 7 PM in D208; call Allen at 832-352-0709 (Sheri)

ADDults – 3rd Thurs. at 7 PM in D200; contact Martha Class  (Sheri)

Adult Children of Aging Parents – meets the first Monday of each month at 7 PM in D200 (Sheri)

Al-Anon “Keep Coming Back” – every week on Tuesdays at 7:30 PM in the Library (Sheri)

Al-Anon “Town & Country discussion AFG” – Thursdays at 8 PM in D203 (Sheri)

Alzheimer’s Support Group and Respite Care – 2nd Wed. at The Gate at 1 PM, contact Nancy & Bill Rawl at 713-461-3861 (Jim)

Alzheimer’s Gathering – 4th Wed. at The Gate at 10 AM-1:30 PM, contact Nancy & Bill Rawl at 713-461-3861 (Jim)

ASPIE – 4th Thurs. at 7 PM in D100, contact Grayson Miller (Sheri)

Blood Donor Ministry – quarterly blood drives at the church (Jim)

CanCare – support for persons diagnosed with cancer and their families, contact 713-461-0028 (Sheri)

Chronic Pain & Illness Support – contact Sheri to get resource information (Sheri)

DivorceCare – Thursdays at 6 PM in D205 (Sheri)

Family & Friends/Open Hearts, a reconciling community of MDUMC for families & friends of gays & lesbians - 7 PM in D101 on the 2nd Thursdays of the month, contact Norma at 281/920-9555 (Sheri)

Grief Share – Thursdays at 6 PM in D206 (Sheri)

Home Bound Communion – delivering the elements to those who are physically unable to attend worship (Jim)

HSCOUT - Houston Sickle Cell Organization for Unified Transitioners; social support for young persons on the 3rd Sun. of each month at 2-5 PM at The Rock; contact Peter Yeh at 972-213-8295 (Sheri)

Jobs Ministry - Texas HR Pros in Transition – meetings for job seekers every Wed. at 6:30-9:30 PM at The Gate; contact Eric at 713-459-1045 (Sheri)

Krist Samaritan Counseling - 281-480-7554 and ask for the counselors at the MDUMC campus

Medical Equipment – provides medical equipment as long as needed, contact Barbara Leflar at the Gate (Jim)

Medical Transportation – provides rides for members to doctors’ appointments and hospitals (Jim)

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) - contact NAMI Greater Houston at 713-970-4419 (Sheri)

  • NAMI monthly meetings - 3rd Mon. of the month at 7 PM in Wesley Hall
  • NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group - 2nd & 4th Mon. at 6:30 PM in D101; for Young Adults dealing with diagnoses; Olivia Hudson 832-398-2000
  • NAMI GH Family Support Group - 2nd & 4th Mon. at 6:30 PM in D100; for family members of those diagnosed; bilingual facilitator; Angelina Hudson 713-970-4489

Prayer Ministry - The MDUMC Covenant Prayer Group offers prayer for those from whom they receive a request.  Requests may be left in the collection plates on Sunday mornings or received on our website. (Ginny Tincher)

Prayer Shawl Ministry - The Prayer Shawl Ministry lovingly creates prayer shawls to be given to persons who may be ill, experiencing a crisis, or celebrating a joy. Join the knitters on the 2nd Tuesday at 1-3 p.m. in D203 or on the 4th Thursday at 7-9 PM in D200. All skill levels are welcome!  (Becky Bogart)

S.A.A. – weekly meetings on Wednesdays at 7:30 PM in Room D100 (Sheri)

SOBR – support for individuals dealing with substance abuse; call 713/270-6753 (Sheri)

Second Family Care Team – a circle of caregivers who pitch in to support church family members on an as-needed basis; contact Sheri Kelley or call 713/468-8356, ext. 119 (Sheri)

Special Needs Ministry – contact Allyson George or call 713/468-8356, ext. 111

Stephen Ministry - Trained Stephen Ministers are available for those who, during a stressful time, may need a caring, confidential supportive relationship.  (Susan Wiley)

Stroke Support Group - meets weekly on Tuesdays at 10:30 AM at The Gate (Jim)