General Assembly
of the Church of God
in Michigan

"equipping local congregations
to extend the Kingdom of God"

Ministry to Ministers

Ministry to Ministers seeks to assist Church of God in Michigan ministers and their families with referral and funding for professional counseling services using a confidential source.

How is Confidentiality Assured?

Ministry to Ministers has contracted with Pine Rest Mental Health Services to serve as a gatekeeper. The gatekeeper will hold in strict confidence al client names.

Why do people call Ministry to Ministers?

People call about such matters as:

  • Marital or family conflict
  • Abuse: substance, alcohol, domestic, sexual, etc.
  • Depression, anxiety and other emotional concerns
  • Legal and financial difficulties
  • Work-related prolems
  • Addictions: pornography, sexual, etc.

Who can use Ministry to Ministers?

All Michigan Church of God ministers and members of their household living in Michigan may use Ministry to Ministers.

How do I contact Ministry to Ministers?

a list of Christian Counseling Centers we approve. Make an appointment and show them your Church of God credentials card. They will bill your insurance have you pay the copay on the page opposite and bill us for the rest. They have been instructed to give us only a client #, so you will be protected by confidentiality.

If you choose a counselor who is not listed, have them call our office (800) 369-5890 so we can explain this program. Again, please ask them to not use your name so your counseling can remain confidential. It is critical that you have your Church of God credentials card.

What will Ministry to Ministers cost me?

Telephone service is available at no cost to you.

There is amodest out-of-pocket fee for face-to-face counseling, based on household income.

The counselor will bill your insurance compnay for normal insurance coverage.

The counselor will bill the Church of God in Michigan for the balance - up to $100 per session for twelve sessions.

What if I have need to call again?

You may contact Ministry to Ministers as often as needed.