Stephen Minister Applications

Stephen Minister Applications

Stephen Minister applications are now available at the Visitor’s Desk and can be accessed online at the FBG Website. The Stephen Ministry Leadership Team encourages your prayerful consideration of volunteering for this important program that trains laypeople to...
What Do Stephen Ministers Do?

What Do Stephen Ministers Do?

It’s a Match — It’s Confidential Matching is an important part of Stephen Ministry. Those who are interested in serving are matched with the best job for them. Those who need care are matched with the best caregiver for them. Find out whether Stephen Ministry is a...
What Do Stephen Ministers Do?

What Do Stephen Ministers Do?

DO IT ALL IN JESUS’ NAME Stephen Ministers bring distinctively Christian, confidential care to those in need. They use both words and deeds to express Christ’s care for others — listening and comforting, calling on the training they have received and employing the...
What Do Stephen Ministers Do?

What Do Stephen Ministers Do?

EVER THOUGHT ABOUT BECOMING A STEPHEN MINISTER? Stephen Ministers work alongside our pastors to care, encourage, and provide emotional and spiritual support to people who are going through a difficult time, such as divorce, grief, hospitalization, unemployment,...
An Invitation from Stephen Ministry

An Invitation from Stephen Ministry

Twice-monthly continuing education is one of the facets of the Stephen Ministry program that ensures our lay ministers receive on-going training to provide optimal care for care receivers. Twice-yearly we invite speakers to present programs that might have special...
What Is a Stephen Minister Like?

What Is a Stephen Minister Like?

THEY ARE AMONG US No, we’re not talking about angels or aliens. We’re talking about individuals who care about others. The Scriptures describe their service well: “Remember those in prison as if you were their fellow prisoners, and those who are mistreated as if you...