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pastoral care

Welcome to Grace Chapel’s Pastoral Care Ministry. We consider it a joy to be able to help people through difficult times. The health and well-being of each of us, spiritually, mentally and physically, are foundational in our hope of carrying out our mission to follow Jesus, be changed by Jesus, and to be on mission with Jesus.

Grace Chapel’s Counseling Ministry desires to provide a safe place where the hurting, the depressed, the anxious, and the confused can find compassion, hope, healing and guidance. Whatever the challenge is that you face, you are not alone!

We are available and grateful for the opportunity to meet and serve you. Listed below are some of the specific ways that we would love to help you and your loved ones.


Hospital Visitation - Emergency Room, Inpatient - Including Surgeries, Temporary & Chronic Illness, Rehabilitation Centers Including Physical, Mental & Drug
Home Visitation – For The Homebound, Convalescing, or Hospice Patient
Helping Hands: Food After Surgery or During Illness

Officiating: Weddings, Renewing of Vows, Funerals & Memorial Services

Bereavement: Funeral & Memorial Service Visitation – Funeral Home, Cemetery, Home, Church

Pastoral Counseling: Pre-Marital, Marriage, Individual – Face to Face & By Phone

Benevolence: Practical Needs - Including Food & Financial help

Prayer: Prayer Chain & Prayer Requests, Individual Prayer Needs, Healing Nights

Freedom In Christ: Freedom In Christ Training, Steps To Freedom Administration

GriefShare: A support group for grief and loss.

DivorceCare: A support group for walking through divorce.

getting married?

If you are an active member of Grace Chapel getting married OR thinking of getting married in the near future and want to have your wedding at Grace Chapel, AND/OR have a Grace Chapel Pastor officiate, here’s what you will need to do:

1. Contact us at for available dates, facility information, Pastor availability, and pricing.

2. If a Grace Chapel Pastor IS going to officiate OR you are getting married at Grace Chapel with an approved outside Officiant, you will have to attend and complete, as a couple, a minimum of 4 hours of pre-marital counseling sessions.  With everyone’s busy schedules, these need to be scheduled and completed a minimum of 4 weeks prior to your wedding date. At the conclusion of your pre-marital counseling, you will receive a Certificate Of Completion. This will be turned in when you go to obtain your marriage license.  This certificate entitles you to a major discount on your marriage license in the state of TN.

Have questions? Our team can help

Rick Cua

Pastoral Care/Visitation Pastor

Ron Gonser

Pastoral Care/Visitation Pastor

Diana Cua

Pastoral Care Counselor