Discipleship News IconThrough Stephen Ministry, trained and supervised lay persons, called Stephen Ministers, provide one-to-one Christian care to individuals facing life challenges or difficulties.

Stephen Ministers listen, care, encourage, and provide emotional support to people who are facing a crisis or going through tough times. The care is confidential. There is no fee.

Stephen Ministry provide care to those experiencing challenges such as:

Loneliness, loss of a spouse, retirement changes, unemployment, discouragement, childbirth, hospitalisation, divorce, grief, terminal illness, questions about God and faith.



A Stephen Minister is:

  • Someone who cares
  • Someone who supports
  • Someone who listens
  • Someone who shares

To learn how you- or a friend, neighbour, or relative-can receive care, connect with Karen Rennie, Director of Community.