Stephen Ministry


Stephen Ministry

Our Stephen Ministry provides care to SGBC congregation members and others in the community who are struggling through a life crisis.

to equip His people for works of service, so that the body of Christ may be built up…
– Ephesians 4:12

About Stephen Ministry

A range of opportunities are available for anyone wishing to participate in the ministry including;

  • becoming a Stephen Minister by completing 50 hours of training
  • becoming a Steven Leader by attending a one week Leader’s Training Course that introduces the resources and develops the key skills used to lead Stephen Ministry
  • Journeying through Grief training provides simple, powerful way to care for people who are grieving
Stephen Ministers meet twice a month to receive guidance, support, and continuing education to enhance their skills.
For more information on the range of opportunities available through the Stephen Ministry, contact James Ralson at (903) 454-4124.
Dr. James Ralson

Dr. James Ralson

Pastor / Stephen Leader

You can also contact:

Elwanda Blue – Stephen Leader/ Stephen Minister at (903) 217-3303.

Jane Hubert – Stephen Leader/Stephen Minister at (903) 450-6673.