Foundations of Faith

Community Nursing

Preparation Courses

North Dakota

The Parish Nurse Ministry Program of Concordia College in Moorhead, MN

The program cost is $450 (includes a manual and most meals for the week!) Lodging is available in the F/M area. It is open to registered nurses interested in starting health and healing ministries. For additional information, please email Dr. Jean Bokinskie, PhD, RN, PNM Program Director, at or call 218-299-3825.  Please see our website to locate resources at

South Dakota

2018 Foundations of Faith Community Nursing Department of Continuing Education Augustana University
The Augustana Parish Nursing Center prepares registered nurses to address health needs with a faith community and assists interested churches in initiating parish nursing services.
The nurse willYou are invited to the 19th Annual Health Ministry Conference entitled "Partners in Mental Health--Body, Mind, Spirit". Opportunity to attend in person, or at several videoconference sites. focus on the spiritual, emotional, physical and social dimensions of persons as they strive to achieve wellness and wholeness.
The parish nurse preparation program prepares the registered nurse to initiate and maintain a parish nurse ministry within a given congregation. It is based on the curriculum developed through the Westberg Institute of Parish Nursing.
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Please contact:  Paula Lubeck for registration information
605-322-3384 or



 Faith Community Nurse Network Courses

Foundations in Faith Community Nursing Course offered by FCNN of the Greater Twin Cities
Find the most current courses offered at

Faith Community Nurse Network of the Twin Cities Symposiums
The 2018 Symposium calendar is up and you can begin to register now for the entire series of 4 symposiums. Registration includes 14.4 Contact Hours PLUS 4 continental breakfast, and 4 lunches.
Find Symposium information at

Interested in becoming a Stepping On leader?
As a leader, you will be able to help the older adults in your congregation develop the special skills and awareness they need in order to avoid falling?
Find more information and to register at

Parish/Faith Community Nurs
e Programs

These programs help support and sponsor Parish/Faith Community Nurses and the Health Ministry Programs in congregations.
HealthEast Faith Community Nurse Network
HealthEast's Faith Community Nurse Network is a blending of nursing and ministry roles. Our faith community nurses work in community programs, churches (parish nurses) or in senior care (pastoral nurses). Our goal is intentional care of the spirit and holistic care of a person.
For more information about the HealthEast Faith Community Nurse Network program or hiring a faith community nurse, contact us at 651-232-5521, or  check the web site at


Becky Hulden, RN

St. Croix Valley Parish Nurse Program
The St. Croix Valley Faith Community Nurse Program is a healthcare ministry providing physical, emotional and spiritual care for individuals, families and communities served by local congregations in partnership with Lakeview Hospital. Faith Community nurses are Lakeview Hospital employees who serve area congregations.
For web site:
For more information about the program contact the Faith Community Nurse Director via phone at 651-430-8734

Mercy and United Faith Community Nurse Program
Lyla Pagels, RN FCN Coordinator
Mercy and United Hospitals

Minnesota Faith Health Consortium
Patricia Peterson, Faith Community Outreach Manager
2849 Johnson Street NE
Minneapolis, MN 55418

Clinical Pastoral Education:
Fairview Hospitals:

Spiritual Direction Programs:
Christos Center for Spiritual Formation:
Sacred Ground:

Updated  10/18