Offering encouragement to those walking through challenging life events.

Helpful Resources From Our Care Ministry

Preparing for Marriage, by David Boehi
SYMBIS Save Your Marriage Before it starts, by Dr. Le & Leslie Parrott
Five love languages, Gary Chapman
Men are like waffles, women are like spaghetti, by Bill & Pam Farrel
Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus, by John Gray
His Needs, Her Needs, By Willard F. Junior Harley
Love and Respect, by Emerson Eggerichs
What’s it like to be married to me and other dangerous questions, by Linda Dillow
DNA of relationships by Gary Smalley
Act of Marriage, by Tim & Beverly LaHaye
Sacred Marriage, by Gary Thomas
Real Marriage by Dr. Mark Driscoll
Troubled Marriages
One More Try, by Gary Chapman
The Good Fight, by Les & Leslie Parrott
Trading Places, by Les & Leslie Parrott
Heart Made Whole, by Christa Black-Gifford
Blended Families
The Smart Stepfamily by Ron L Deal
The Smart Stepfamily Marriage, by Ron L Deal
Save your Second Marriage before it Starts, By Les & Leslie Parrott
Families Raising Children With Special Needs
Parents of Children with Special Needs by Barnhill and Press
Held by Lee and Sandra Peoples
Disability and the Gospel by Michaels Beates
Bible Promises for Parents of Children with Special Needs by Amy Mason
Beautifully Broken: A Journey through the Bible for Parents of Children with Special Needs by Jen McIntosh
The Life I Never Expected: Hopeful Reflections on the Challenges of Parenting Children with Special Needs by Andrew and Rachel Wilson
Married with Special Needs Children: A Couples Guide to Keeping Connected by Laura Marshak and Fran Prezant
Party of One, by Joy Beth Smith
The New Lady in Waiting: Becoming God’s best while waiting for Mr. Right by Jackie Kendall
Kingdom Single, By Tony Evans
Healthy Relationships with Peers/ Co-workers
Boundaries, by Cloud & Townsend
Crucial Conversations by Patterson, Grenny, McMillan & Switzler
Real Relationships by Dr Le & Leslie Parrott
Think Differently, Live Differently, by Bob Hamp
Counseling Resources
Some of the local providers we recommend include:
Samaritan Counseling of the Gulf-coast
Reflections Counseling Center
Lifebuilders Counseling Center
Biblical Counseling Center

Bayside's Care Ministry Provides:

Premarital & Marital services
 To include an assessment of the couple, then a mentor couple that will meet weekly for up to 8 weeks providing encouragement, support and bibilcal resources to pre-married and married couples seeking to grow and strengthen their relationship.
Biblical Encouragers
This is for members who would like to meet with someone through the church for a one on one session providing Biblical encouragement and support.