Our mission is to joyfully serve the Lord as we LOVE, CONNECT and IMPACT our congregation and greater community through prayer, encouragement, education and outreach, with a goal of integrating faith and health. The ministry holds that all persons are sacred and are to be treated with dignity, respect and confidentiality.
The Parish Nurse Ministry of Wallace Memorial follows the Standards and Scope of Parish Nursing (Faith Community Nursing) established by the American Nurses Association, which defines Parish Nursing as,”… the specialized practice of professional nursing that focuses on the intentional care of the spirit as part of the process of promoting holistic health and preventing or minimizing illness in a faith community." The Parish Nurse Ministry practices within the scope of the Nurse Practice Act of the state of Tennessee.
"Then He sent them to proclaim the kingdom of God and to heal the sick.” Luke 9:2 HCSB