Stephen Ministry offers support to those in crisis
By Teresa Howell
A mom is dying? A child is sneaking out and taking drugs? A husband wants a fast car and a younger wife? Life events like these are common, but finding themselves in a maze of problems, many people are unable to find a way out.
"They are focusing on their pain," explains Pastor Bill Barnes, minister for First Presbyterian Church in Newhall (First Pres), "Sometimes you need someone with you who can refocus you on the solutions."