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Is life more than you can handle right now? There are times when every one of us experience difficulties. Could you benefit from from having someone who would listen and care and walk with you through this difficult time?


christ caring

for people

through people

we are here to help

Whether it's a loss of a loved one, spiritual crisis, sickness, discouragement, loneliness, or any of life's challenges...having someone to care, listen, to share God's love with can help you get through the confusion, stress, and loneliness you may be experiencing.

who we are

Stephen Ministers are fellow congregants who have received 50 hours of initial care-giving training to minister to people experiencing a crisis, facing a challenge, or simply going through a tough time.

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how to become a stephen minister

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Would you like to be a part of

a ministry that makes a real difference in others' lives when they need it most and in your

own? Consider becoming a Stephen Minister!

If you have gifts for caring, encouragement, and listening, please begin to prayerfully consider whether you might want to be part of this exciting ministry. 

Want to know more about becoming a Stephen Minister?  Contact Pastor Cate Hexel

845.462.5955 ext.151

what to expect

A Stephen Minister will meet with you – privately and confidentially – on a weekly basis to listen, care, encourage, support, and remind you of Christ’s presence in your life.

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