SS. John & Bernard Parish

To grow as a Catholic community, united by the Holy Spirit, living our faith in Jesus Christ and sharing God's truth and love with all people

Stephen Ministry 

Stephen Ministry MISSION STATEMENT is  “To grow our caring as a Catholic community, guided by the Holy Spirit, living our faith in Jesus Christ and sharing God’s truth and love with all people”

Our Parish core VALUES that relate to Stephen Ministry are “Faith, caring, spiritual gifts of the Holy Spirit, Christ centered, love, compassion, patience, mercy, gentleness, humility, strength, encouragement, and understanding.”

“Our Stephen Ministry VISION is to develop a Christian Caring Ministry that will confidentially care for our parish on a one by one Christ-centered relationship to anyone seeking help going through a personal crisis. By training and periodically sending more ministers to the LTC, we will have a growing and prosperous Stephen Ministry that will endure.”

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If you would like a Stephen Minister to help you through trying times call us.

Kathy Boyle (269)921-6435                    Jim Stouffer (269)208-4207
        Lynne Jones (269)927-2732                   John VonderHaar (269)369-3311
Frank Kulhanek (847)858-0524             Lois Wallace (269)934-5683
Father Bob (269)983-1575

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