A ministry of The Chapel whose mission is to come alongside our local and church community with compassion sharing the timeless truth of Scripture while providing support and hope through life’s difficult struggles.

The Caring Hearts Ministry Offers

  • Marital Relationship Enrichment
  • Parenting Enhancement Strategies
  • Financial Planning Training
  • Unplanned Pregnancy Support
  • Biblical Counseling & Encouragement


Caring Hearts Team

Pastor Tom Clinkscale

Pastor Tom has served in Pastoral ministry and counseling for over 25 years. He has a BA in Biblical Counseling and experience in inpatient mental health care. He is a pastor at The Chapel in Winchendon, Ma.

Laurie Applin

Laurie serves as the Director of Caring Hearts and a deaconess at The Chapel. She is also a client advocate for The Care-Net Pregnancy Resource Center where she shares hope in Christ.


Helping Hearts Grow

The Chapel desires to become a vital ministry of the Winchendon community by providing supportive soul care through the renovation of the heart.