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Stephen Ministry

Tabernacle UMC has a compassionate group of Christians ready to respond to your needs.

What Is Stephen Ministries St. Louis

Stephen Ministries St. Louis is an independent, not-for-profit Christian educational organization, founded in 1975 and based in St. Louis, Missouri. Our dedicated staff—which includes pastors and laity from a variety of denominational backgrounds—are committed to serving God and equipping God’s people for ministry. Our organization draws its name from the book of Acts. In chapter 6, Stephen was chosen to provide caring ministry to those in need. Throughout history, caring ministry has been a hallmark of the Christian faith community—and is at the heart of all we do at Stephen Ministries St. Louis.

Resources We Offer

The heart of our ministry is Stephen Ministry, the lay caring ministry system used in thousands of congregations and other organizations worldwide.

In addition, Stephen Ministries St. Louis also offers many other adult education courses, books, and videos. These include:

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