Stephen Ministry

VRL's Stephen Ministry equips and empowers gifted caregivers within our church family to provide high-quality, confidential, Christ-centered care to people who are hurting and isolated. If you or someone you know is in need of Stephen Ministry, please submit a referral form.


Are you wanting to listen, support, and encourage someone going through a challenging time in their life? Appy to be a Stephen Minister!

|Stephen Minister Covenant

|Stephen Minister Application

Forms can be emailed to leaders or dropped off at Connecting Point during services. You can also mail the form to Valley Real Life, Attention: Brad Pesnell, P.O. Box 397, Spokane Valley, WA 99016.
For more information about Stephen Ministry, please contact:  

Scott Sparley, 509-232-0840 or

Larry Carroll, 509-999-8207

Candy Joubert, 509-434-6321 or