Care Ministries

Jesus speaks of offering “a cup of cold water” (Matthew 10:42) in his name as a way of being his disciple. We offer many ways to stop by the well & receive that water.


Care Groups

NOTE: If you have a need that is not addressed by one of these care groups, please contact Rev. Linda Zastovnik. 

Cancer Care

A warm place where survivors and their caregivers are welcomed. Click here for the current booklet, which includes the 2019 meeting schedule. Contact Rev. Linda Zastovnik.

Grief Care
This group meets weekly, from October through January. Once we begin, the group is closed in order to create the safe and trusted space necessary for healing. Contact Rev. Linda Zastovnik.

Parents of LGBTQIA People
This group meets on Wednesdays, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. Contact Beckie McCall (704-491-4353).

Caring for Caregivers
Support for Men Caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer's/dementia meets the second & fourth Thursday mornings. Contact Bud Katter.

Divorce Care for Kids (DC4K)
Designed to help children coping with separation/ divorce to better process and cope with the changes occurring in their family and their feelings. Contact Marcy Murphy.

Davidson Career Transition Program
Open to people currently in the job market or those in transition and interested in career information and support. Meetings are held the first and third Wednesday mornings. Click here for the current handbook.

Home Visitation & Communion
If you or someone you know is homebound and desires a visit and/or Communion served in their home, contact Rev. Linda Zastovnik (704-892-8277).

Alcoholics Anonymous & Al-Anon
Groups meet on Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. See our calendar or call the Church Office (704-892-8277) for details.

Pastoral Care

Speaking with a pastor can be helpful for those who are experiencing loss, terminal illness, or have questions regarding religious beliefs. Contact any of the pastors to arrange a time to talk.

If you need immediate assistance, please call the Church Office (704-892-8277). 

Sanctuary Counseling Group

An extension ministry of Davidson United Methodist Church, Sanctuary Counseling Group is an accredited service center of the American Association of Pastoral Counselors and the Samaritan Institute. Click here to learn more.



Linda Zastovnik

Rev. Linda Zastovnik

Pastor for Faith Formation & Congregational Care



Congregational Care Lay Leadership Team