If you or someone you know are in need of a Stephen Minister, or if you would like to volunteer to be a Stephen Minister, or if you simply want more information about the Stephen Ministry please call Linda at 504 467-3257 or contact us here.
|WHAT IS STEPHEN MINISTRY?
Pastors will always be on the front lines of care, especially times of crisis. But there are always many more needs for ongoing, one-to-one care than pastors can effectively meet by themselves. Stephen Ministry is a national program that seeks to provide a biblical solution by equipping God's people - the church - for ministry. The Vineyard Stephen Ministry is made up of everyday, ordinary people who are gifted and trained to provide confidential, one-to-one Christian care to individuals in our community who are experiencing difficulties in their lives.
A STEPHEN MINISTER IS...
STEPHEN MINISTERS CARE
FOR PEOPLE FACING TOUGH TIMES
We all experience challenges in life - times when we could benefit from the support of a caring Christian friend. Stephen Ministers are ready to provide the emotional and spiritual care we need when faced with a crisis or difficulty such as:
STEPHEN MINISTRY IS YOUR MINISTRY
You play a huge role in our Stephen Ministry. Here's what you can do: