Care Ministry Brandon Campus



Our mission is to comfort, assist, restore and encourage people in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. This may take the form of sharing the gospel, acts of loving service, formal ministries, small groups, biblical exhortation, prayer, pastoral counseling, and renewing hope in the Lord. Below you will find a Care Ministries List where you can explore our various Care Ministries that seek to serve in, to, and through the body of believers at Bell Shoals. 

If God has laid it upon your heart to serve in Care Ministries or if you might benefit from being served by a particular Care Ministry, please click on the corresponding link for more information. If you need to inform us of a special ministry or visitation need please complete one of the following forms. Special Request or Hospital Request

If you are a member of the staff or leadership team and made a hospital visit please submit a summary report by filling out the Follow-Up form.

For more information about Care Ministries contact us at 813-689-4229 ext. 231.










Care Ministy Support

Care Ministries


Supported by members giving over and above their tithe, the Benevolence ministry assists families that are experiencing difficult times. You may contact the Benevolence office by calling 689-4229, ext. 231.


A ministry to support those experiencing the loss of a loved one through prayer and funeral services. Please use the Care Ministries Special Request Form to report lost loved ones. 


A ministry to pray for and visit those in the hospital or undergoing surgery. Please use the Hospital Request Form to report a hospitalization or impending surgery.

Encouragement and Restoration

Freedom In Christ

Freedom in Christ is a ministry of encouragement, not professional counseling. Each individual is paired with an encourager for one-on-one, confidential sessions scheduled at your mutual convenience. Make the choice for change and call now. To make an appointment, please call (813) 689-4229, ext. 231 to leave your name and phone number by voicemail. 


Current class: January 2 - May 29
is a ministry designed to provide love, comfort, hope and encouragement to people who have suffered the loss of a loved one. It also helps people navigate through the confusion and seemingly unending pain that comes with their loss. Classes meet on Wednesday night in room E-11. For more information please contact the Care Ministry office at ext. 231.