Click here to view/download the Greathouse Internship Application. Internship opportunity is open to all high school seniors and college level students. Please see instructions on form. Turn in completed form at FUMC Office or send application materials to: firstname.lastname@example.org no later than April 17, 2017.
Congratulations to Stephen Minister, Shelly Edwards, who just completed a one week Leader’s Training Course, in St. Louis, MO, April 12-18. She will be commissioned as a Stephen Leader during an upcoming Sunday Worship Service. Shelly’s enthusiasm, skills and training will serve our congregation well as she joins Marge Terdal,
Stephen Ministry is a program of our congregation that equips lay members to provide distinctly Christian care to those experiencing all kinds of difficulties in life. It is grounded in Jesus’ command to love one another and based on the belief that caring for one another is an intended way
Sunday, January 11, in Collins Hall during coffee hour. Francis Garoutte and Marge Terdal enjoyed a very successful time on Sunday, January 11 as Stephen Ministers hosting the library book table. Many church members and guests looked over the selected titles (several from our Stephen Ministry Library book collection), and
Stephen Ministry at First Church presents a must-read for teenagers and their friends dealing with all types of death: Renowned grief counselor Helen Fitzgerald addresses the special needs of adolescents struggling with loss and gives them the tools they need through everything from the sickbed to the funeral, from the
Stephen Ministry invites anyone at FUMC to attend an information meeting about suicide prevention, Tuesday, December 17, 7:00 to 8:00 in Room 160. Morgan Leets, training coordinator for Lines for Life, will answer questions about suicide, such as: What signs that a person is contemplating suicide can you watch for?
The National Headquarters for Stephen Ministries has launched a new website at www.stephenministries.org. It tells the story of how God is at work in thousands of congregations—including ours. It lifts up people in congregations like First Church, people whose lives are transformed by providing or receiving care through Stephen Ministry.