St. Andrew United Methodist Church
Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Open Minds. Open Hearts. Open Doors.

Christian Caregiving A Way of Life – Led by Rev. Terry Phillips


Stephen Ministry is the one-to-one lay, Christian caring ministry.

Stephen Ministry congregations equip and empower lay caregivers—called Stephen Ministers—to provide high-quality, confidential, Christ-centered care to people who are hurting.

Want to Learn more? Check out the video about Stephen Ministry

Need Christian Counseling?

Receivers of care from Stephen Ministers come from our own membership as well as friends and family referred by members.  Care receivers meet one-on-one with an assigned, trained Stephen Minister where the relationship is held in confidence. Stephen Ministers provide emotional and spiritual support as a compassionate and caring Christian.

In what type of situations do Stephen Ministers provide care?

Stephen Ministry is appropriate for people experiencing

  • cancer
  • hospitalization

  • physical rehabilitation

  • long-term care

  • chronic illness

  • terminal illness

  • job loss

  • loss of a home

  • military deployment

  • the onset of a disability

  • loneliness

  • spiritual crisis

  • or other life struggles


    Please contact the church office at 770-926-3488 if you or if you know someone that could use a Stephen Minister