Five Servant Characteristics

The God of the psalmist always provided companionship for heavy-laden pilgrims traversing the valleys of life. This month, six Stephen Ministers are in training to better become equipped to offer care to folks in various transitions. The 50 hours of training invite...

Giving When it Counts: Story-Lesson 5 of 5

author unknown Submitted by RRCB Stephen Ministers Many years ago, when I worked as a volunteer at a hospital, I got to know a little girl named Liz who was suffering from a rare and serious disease. Her only chance of recovery appeared to be a blood transfusion from...

Pickup in the Rain: Story-Lesson 2 of 5

author unknown Submitted by RRCB Stephen Ministers One night at 11:30 p.m., an older African American woman was standing on the side of an Alabama highway trying to endure a lashing rain storm. Her car had broken down and she desperately needed a ride. Soaking wet,...