​​​United Methodist Women

  • A community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience   freedom  as whole persons through Jesus Christ; to develop a creative;  supportive fellowship; and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.

Gold Star Ministry

  • Recognizes and honors all senior members 60 and above who had contributed down through the years to the foundation of the St. Stephen United Methodist Church.

Wrapping with Christ

  • During the Christmas Holidays, a family is adopted and presented with gifts for Christmas.

Door-To-Door Ministry

  • ​Established at the Boys and Girls Club on Cannon Bridge Road to render Bible Study for the children in the community.
  • Held each month on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday at 4:00 pm 
  • Spearheaded by Minister Hughie Peterson. (est. Sept 26, 2012)
  •  The Church Reaching the Unchurched ​(est. 2015)

Praise Dance Ministry 

(St. Stephen United Methodist Dancing Angels)

  • Praises God through dance.
Praise God in his sanctuary: praise him in the firmament of his power.                                                                                                                                                                       Psalms 150:1


Celebration of Birthdays                             

  • Gives our church family the opportunity to celebrate their birthdays at church, and enjoy fellowship with others who are born in the same months.  On this special occasion the committee members serves birthday cake, ice cream and singing happy birthday.  It is held every 3 months on the fourth Sunday.  (est. July 2011)

Celebration of Life

  • Gives our Sick and Shut-ins an opportunity to come out to worship service in the evenings so they won't have to come out early in the mornings.
  • Celebrate the lives and honors  the Sick and Shut-ins with flowers. (est. Sept. 25, 2011)

Pack the Pews

  • Families invite their family and friends to worship and fellowship with them on the 1st Sunday of the month.
Praise ye the LORD, praise O ye servants of the LORD, praise the name of the LORD.                                                                                                                                           Psalms 113:1-3


St. Stephen


  • Senior Choir
  • Inspirational Choir
  • Fragrance of Faith
  • Children Choir
  • Gospel Choir
  • Male Chorus

P.O. Box 2691 Orangeburg, SC ~ (803) 531-1271 ~ frankvjames@gmail.com


Puppet Ministry

​​Mime Ministry

​​Young Adult Ministry​​

Closet Ministry

Women in Ministry

Outreach Ministry

United Methodist Men