Equipping followers of Jesus to care for hurting people.

About Stephen Ministry

Stephen Ministry equips followers of Jesus to provide one-to-one Christ-centered care to hurting people.

A Stephen Minister:

  • Is carefully selected to serve in this role because of his or her care-giving abilities.
  • Receives 50 hours of training in providing high-quality, distinctively Christian care.
  • Participates in on-going training and supervision during their commitment to the Stephen Ministry.
  • Faithfully meets weekly with his or her care receiver for as long as there’s a need.
  • Holds everything about their care-receiver in confidence.
  • Does not replace pastoral care, Life Group relationships, and professional resources.

If you would like more information about Stephen Ministry at ACC, click HERE or call the church office 425-774-7766.

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