What is a Stephen Minister?
Stephen Ministers are Mainstreet members trained to provide one-to-one care to those experiencing a difficult time in life, such as grief, divorce, job loss, chronic or terminal illness, or relocation. Stephen Ministers come from all walks of life, but they all share a passion for bringing Christ’s love and care to people during a time of need. Since 1975, more than 600,000 people from more than 13,000 congregations and other organizations have been trained as Stephen Ministers.
- Stephen Ministers have been through a 50 hour training class to support people.
- Provides high-quality, one to one Christ Centered care to people in the Church and the community that are experiencing life difficulties.
- Needs for care that a Stephen Minister can meet? – Grief, Medical crises, Divorce/Separation, Spiritual Crises, Retirement/Unemployment/Job Crises, Birth/Adoption/Miscarriage, Relocation, Recovery from Accident/Disaster.
If interested in learning more about the Stephen Ministry, you can contact Tom Caldwell @ firstname.lastname@example.org
We believe that God has more in store for each one of us than we could ever imagine.
1 Corinthians 2-9