Friendship United Methodist Church is a Stephen Ministry Congregation. Stephen Ministry is a program of our congregation that equips lay persons to provide distinctively Christian one-to-one care to those who are experiencing all kinds of life needs and circumstances, both in our congregation and community.
|Illness||Families of the chronically ill|
|Terminal illness||Family frustrations and challenges|
|Loneliness||Loss of a loved one|
|Chronic illness||Financial setbacks|
|Aging||Struggling with faith in God|
|Loss of a job||Separation or Divorce|
|Low self-esteem||Facing life changes|
|Having a newborn||Miscarriage and Infertility|
Are you being called by God to help others? You can answer that call by entering the Stephen Ministry here at Friendship UMC. To learn more about how Stephen Ministry works in the congregation and the community, and how you can be a part of it, please speak with Pastor Wayne or any Stephen Minister.
Stephen Ministry is forming a new training class. Learn life skills to be utilized in caring relationships and everyday life, such as: Listening, Boundaries, Feelings & Emotions, Crisis Theory & Practice, and Assertiveness. Consider joining with a spouse or a friend. Contact a Pastor or Stephen Minister for information.