Congregational Care

Counseling Ministry

To learn more about the counseling services offered at University, please visit our Counseling Ministry page here

Grief Recovery

New Normal
Join us the 4th Sunday of every month for support and conversations of hope for those grieving the loss of a loved one. New Normal Lunches are held in the Loft (3rd floor, south side of campus) at 12:15pm. If you plan on joining us, please let us know so we can plan accordingly – email Debbie Snider or call 210.696.1033.

Grief Share
Pastor Holly leads an 8-week program based on the curriculum Grief Share for those who have lost a loved one. Registration is listed below. Registration is not currently open.

The next class will likely take place late in the summer. Enter your email here to receive class information, once available.

Stephen Ministry

Stephen Ministry is the one-to-one lay caring ministry. University equips and empowers lay caregivers—called Stephen Ministers—to provide high-quality, confidential, Christ-centered care to people who are hurting. Find out more information on their website, For more information at the Stephen Ministry at University, contact Debbie Snider

Prayer Ministry

University wants to be praying for you and with you! Submit Prayer Requests online or contact the church office at 210.696.1033.

Submit a Prayer Request

Prayers of the People
Each week University has a Prayers of the People list available in the front office for those who wish to pray for the concerns of our congregation and community.

Prayer Quilts
The Prayer Quilt Ministry makes quilts for adults and children who are critically ill or experiencing a life crisis. The ministry started in October of 2008 and have made over 550 quilts. When we are able to provide a quilt, recipients get a tangible token reminding them of this church family’s prayers and support. To request a prayer quilt, contact Debbie Snider.

Homebound Ministry

Home Communion
Our church family is blessed to be able to share the sacrament of Holy Communion with those who cannot join us in church each Sunday. For more information about requesting Home Communion, contact the church office.

Forget Me Not
Members of our congregation support folks through cards and notes for those who can no longer attend church on a long term basis. For more information about helping out with writing these notes and cards, email

Live Stream
University’s worship services are live streamed every Sunday to allow everyone to join us for worship. Click the links below to live stream any of our Sunday services.

Traditional Service - 9:30am
Contemporary Service - 11am
Believer's Garden Worship - 11am

For help accessing Live Stream, view our Live Stream Guide.

Foster & Adopt Ministry

University has a network of support for foster and adoptive families – no matter where they are in that process.
The primary way this group works is through a support group that meets each Sunday morning at 9:30 in Room S105. Childcare is available.

For more information, contact Debbie Snider.

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