Covenanting with our partners... The relationship that Josephine has with its Partner/Member Congregations is very valuable. Josephine does not see its ministry as a lone ranger but as a ministry of the church- just as the original donation from John Halls to begin Josephine was intended. The next question might then be: "How shall we [...]
What does it mean to be a Josephine Delegate? You may have heard that Josephine delegates get an amazing dinner at the Annual Meeting each year. However true that might be, we also think that being a delegate can be much more meaningful than that. Let's start with these guidelines that might give you an [...]
Delegates Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for offering your time, energy, and heart to Josephine's partnership with your congregation. We hope these pages (linked on right) are helpful in our continued partnership together! New delegate to Josephine? Here's quick video to orient you...
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Partner Church Article: March 2019 “Bingo!” Dear Partners: I went to an elder care conference one day and there was an off-the-cuff comment three deadly “B’s” that facilities should stay away from because they were overdone are passé. It wasn't the main points of the presentation so I didn't take the time and energy to [...]
CEO's Article Archive... Chaplain Andy's Article Archive...
Meet your Chaplains @ Josephine... Your Josephine Chaplains are here to serve you! Our team will help you engage the love of God through a variety of faith traditions, genders, voices and gifts for the good of our whole community— residents, children, staff, caregivers, and church partners. Let us know [...]
Spiritual care we offer @ Josephine... Worship Many residents are unable to go to a church anymore for worship. Our person-centered care drives us to give them this opportunity right here in the building!-- not once, but twice a week: Hymns & Devotions (every Wednesday) @ 1:30pm- Chapel (10:30a- Memory; 2:30p- Suites) Sunday [...]
Our Partners Care Teams We Offer Spiritual Care: Home Our Spiritual Care Approach... Person-Centered Spiritual Care Your Josephine chaplains practice a "journey with" approach to care here. Each person we care for here is seen inherent valuable because we are all made in the image of God. If that [...]
Chaplain Andy joined the Josephine staff in 2010. He is rostered with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Before joining Josephine, he was called to 12 years in Youth & Family Ministry-- serving first in Bellingham and then on Bainbridge Island. Josephine has given him a renewed passion in preaching as he is [...]