Ministry to the Sick

Spring 2018 Certificate Course

March 19, April 2, April 16 at West Jefferson Medical Center
March 22, April 5, April 19 at Tulane Medical Center


Strengthen Your Pastoral Care Skills: Designed to impart practical pastoral care skills, this certificate course is for both lay ministers and clergy who sense a call to or are tasked with caring for others in a healthcare setting. Session topics include Listening Skills, How to be a Healing Presence, Boundaries, Ministering to Children and Their Families, Dying Well, Grief and Loss.

Earn a Certificate in Ministry to the Sick: Completing this certificate course will enhance your usefulness to those in need and allow you to test your call to ministry without the time and financial commitments of a more formal educational program. The course is offered twice to better accommodate your scheduling needs.

Learn from Experienced Chaplains: BCM chaplains have decades of experience caring for patients, families, and medical staff at some of New Orleans’ most respected healthcare facilities including Children’s Hospital, Touro Infirmary, Tulane Medical Center, University Medical Center, and West Jefferson Medical Center.


$20 Early bird: register by Sunday, March 18
$25 Regular: register after Sunday, March 18 or day-of drop-in