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Who are we?

Stephen Ministry is the one-to-one lay caring ministry that takes place in congregations that use the Stephen Series system.  Stephen Ministry Congregations equip and empower lay caregivers called Stephen Ministers to provide high-quality, confidential, Christ-centered care to people who are hurting.

Who do we serve?

Anyone experiencing a loss or transition in life and in need of care for heal, find hope and normalcy.

How do I get a Stephen Minister?


If you are in need of consistent Christ-centered care from a Stephen Minister please contact, a Stephen Leader, at 704-332-9137 or to make a referral.

Stephen Leaders

+ Rev. Phanta Lansden
+ Elder Beverly Reeder
+ Stephanie Brathweit