Stephen Ministry

A Stephen Minister is…
A child of God who walks beside a person who is hurting.
A member of St. Philip’s with gifts for care giving, who was carefully selected to serve in this role.
A lay person who has received 50 hours of training in providing emotional and spiritual care.
A caring, Christian friend who cares, prays, listens, supports, and encourages.
Someone who will be there for his or her care receiver, meeting faithfully for about an hour each week, for as long as there’s a need.

If you are in need of receiving genuine, loving care, please call:

Ladies, please call Sandi Rebecek at 512-694-2128

Men, please call Frank Holder at 512-785-3446



Need a Licensed Professional Counselor?  Patti Peacock ( is available for appointments Monday, Wednesday & Friday in the Education Ministry Center Room 10.


Feeling God’s call to be a Stephen Minister?
With His presence, you’re already in good company. And, being surrounded by fellow Stephen Ministers, you’ll be in more good company! You won’t be alone.  If you want to know more about being a Stephen Minister?  Contact either of the two names above the video.