Grief Ministries


This is a ministry of hospitality that offers support by serving a meal before or after the funeral of a church member. To help in our Grief Ministry or volunteer to work with this caring group of volunteers, request more information from Congregation Life & Care Ministry by calling (601) 326-3447.


Please contact the church office at (601) 353-9691 for more information regarding Support Groups:

  • Support Group focusing on a Loss
  • Support Group focusing on Divorce

Conversations with Elizabeth A support group for women to help each other through their grief. Meets the 4thThursday of each month at 12:00 p.m..


Stephen Ministers work quietly in our congregation one-on-one, by meeting with persons who are going through a crisis in their lives. If you would like to receive Christian care from a Stephen Minister, please contact Cary Stockett, Emily Sanford, Carmon Vestal or Susan Richards. If you are interested in training to become a Stephen Minister contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 601-326-3447, to refer someone (ask their permission first) or to ask for care of a Stephen Minister for yourself.


Booklets on various ‘grief’ topics are found in the Galloway gathering area and are free to take for personal use or to give to a hurting friend.

Contact Info

Galloway United Methodist Church

305 North Congress Street
Jackson, MS 39201
P: (601) 353-9691
F: (601) 352-5333
Childcare Center: (601) 360-1792

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