What is Stephen Ministry?

We all face difficult times in life.  And when we do, it's so helpful to have someone there for you.  Our church uses Stephen Ministry as a resource to train volunteers how to be a good support for others.  And then we match these trained volunteers one-on-one, man-to-man and woman-to-woman, with someone going through a challenging time

What is a Stephen Minister and what does a Stephen Minister do? 

Check out the video below to learn more about the role of a Stephen Minister and how they serve others.

What is it like to be matched with a Stephen Minister and receive care from him or her?

Check out the video below to hear the stories of a few Care Receivers.

Is Stephen Ministry just for women, or can men benefit from this ministry as well?

Watch the video below for a retired senior naval officer's perspective on Stephen Ministry.