132 E JOHN ST • BEDFORD, PA
Stephen Ministry is the one-to-one lay caring ministry that takes place in congregations that use the Stephen Series system. Stephen Ministry congregations equip and empower lay caregivers to provide high-quality, confidential, Christ-centered care to people who are hurting.
The Blessings of Stephen Ministry... Stephen Ministry multiplies blessings throughout the church and community.
Congregations receive a practical and powerful way to respond to Christ’s commandment: “Love one another as I have loved you” (John 15:12 RSV).
Pastors - have a team of gifted, trained, and committed lay caregivers. Laypeople - nurture and use their gifts in meaningful ministry.
People - who are hurting have a compassionate companion.