1. Minister to the lonely, the sick, the dying and the families/friends of the deceased. 2. Provide comfort and care to those suffering from illness or loss. 3. Increase awareness of the relationship between a person's faith and one's physical and emotional health. 4. Provide prayer and emotional and practical support to the unemployed or underemployed. 5. Advocate for the unborn and support their families in choosing the life alternative. 6. Provide spiritual comfort, support and perspective to the divorced, those suffering from chemical dependency and those suffering from mental health issues.