Pastoral Care

We strive to share the love of Christ with all those we encounter and further meet the spiritual, physical, mental, and emotional needs of those that call First Orlando their home. We seek to serve a broken world through our staff and church members who feel called to help and serve alongside us.

Stephen Ministry

Stephen Ministry is for anyone dealing with situations in life and wants to take steps toward healing and change. Whether emotional distress, grief, or illness, Stephen Ministry is an opportunity to receive care from a trained Stephen Minister.

Other Areas

  • Hospital ministry
  • Nursing home visitation
  • Weddings
  • Funerals and memorial services
  • Baptism
  • Grief support
  • Pastoral counseling

For more information about these ministries, email JeffThompson@FirstOrlando.com.

Widow’s Ministry

Our Widow’s Ministry is one of encouragement that understanding the importance of maintaining the connection with the church when the seasons of life change. From Bible studies to casual get-togethers, our hope is the widows will sense the presence of the Body of Christ in support of them despite the heartbreaking loss.