Health Ministry News

Health Ministry Contacts
Health Ministry: Bev Wilkerson 660-473-2033
Meals to families with a new baby: Camille Bawcom 404-918-5822
Bereavement Ministry: Ann Dove 660-527-3794
Prayer Shawl Ministry: Rectory at 827-2311
Crochet & Sewing Tuesdays: Carol Schibi 660-620-3795
Next Foot Clinic!
St. Vincent DePaul’s Health Ministry Foot Clinic has returned with a few changes. Riki Harding LPN, CFCC will hold the next foot clinic on November 4. The clinics will be held at 618 W. 16th Street, Sedalia. This allows for better cleaning between parishioners. Please call Riki Harding at 816-797-6537 to book your Nursing Foot Clinic time slot. Riki offers this clinic as part of her stewardship. Donations can be made to Health Ministry if desired. A big thanks to Riki for her stewardship. Future dates are November 4 and December 2, 2020.
Be sure to get your flu shot before the end of October.
Love yourself!

As the Psalm above indicates God has made us wonderfully. Our mental health depends on realizing that we are human but made in God’s image. Like knowing a close friend, we need to be aware of our flaws and imperfections. Strive with the help of God to acknowledge, forgive ourselves and change what we see that may not be in God’s image. Ways to “love us” as God loves us may be to:
Strengthen our prayer lives.
Pay attention to our posture.
Do things that make us feel good about ourselves. This may be volunteering in some way
Set boundaries.
If you still struggle in accepting yourself, a counselor may be able to help.
Don’t expect perfection. We are human.
(Adapted from Learning to Love yourself, July/August Good Housekeeping)