What is Stephen's Ministry?
"Bear one another's burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ" (Galatians 6: 2 NRSV)
Stephen Ministry is the one-to-one lay caring ministry that takes place in a congregation that use the Stephen Series system.
Stephen Ministry congregations equip and empower lay caregivers-called Stephen Ministers- to provida high-quality, confidential, Christ-centered care to people who are hurting.
Stephen Leaders are congregation members who porovide care to one person at a time, meeting with that person once a week for about an hour. Twice a month Stephen Ministers gather with their Stephen Leaders for supervision and continuing education.
If you would like to meet with a Stephen Minister caregiver please call the office to speak to a pries to assign you a Stephen minister. Our office number is (707)448-2390