Ministerial Health Commission

We know every day is a gift from God.  Sometimes it feels more like a struggle than a gift.  

The Ministerial Health Commission is here to help our pastors, their families and all our staff.  We C.A.R.E.  We are here to call if you need someone to listen in a non-judgmental way, to share with and to offer support.  We are available for confidential conversation.  We offer support through consultation and recommendation of resources.  We provide encouragement, gain understanding and give comfort to assist in your well-being. 

Call directly to any individual listed below:

  • Rev. Jonathan Gruen, Lee's Summit, MO - Church Office: (816)524-7288
  • Ms. Marianne Jackson, Parish Nurse, Sarnia, ON - Canadian Cell: (519)542-1752
  • Rev. Dr. Christian Just, Streetsboro, OH - Cell: (216)789-6688
  • Ms. Marlene Lindberg, Parish Nurse, Toronto, ON - Church Office: (416)231-1980
  • Rev. Capt. Greg Lutz, Barrie, ON - Canadian Cell: (519)995-0095
  • Rev. Derek Mathers, Toronto, ON - Canadian Cell: (416)320-6366; English District Office: (800)755-9335/(248)476-0039 *you will be forwarded to his extension.
  • Ms. Sue Neff, Parish Nurse, El Cajon, CA - Church Office: (619)444-7444; Cell: (619)890-8641

Overview of the Commission

The Ministerial Health Commission members are a professional and volunteer group of individuals appointed by the District President. 

The MHC understands that awareness and education of our members promotes successful outcomes. 

The Mission and Vision chosen by the Commission:

Mission: To understand the issues of concern, envision the possibilities, strategies and available support to enhance the well-being of English District Workers and their families.

Vision: To be an ever-present resource and support to a culture in which well-being strengthens workers of the English District and their families.


Church Worker Wellness Survey Results  PDF iconWorker Wellness