Please pray for the family of the Rev. Charles (Chuck) Stephens, who passed away Jan. 24. He served as the Minister of Missions for First United Methodist Church in Colorado Springs, Colo. He was ordained a deacon in full connection in 2016. Before serving at First UMC in Colorado Springs, Stephens was a faculty member at the Institute for Life and Care in Greenwood Village, Colo. His services will be closer to Easter when his family can be in town. Condolences can be sent to First UMC, 420 N Nevada Ave., Colorado Springs CO 80903-1227.