March 18 - March 25
PART LENTEN SERIES
are held on Sundays and Wednesdays
Stephen's will be offering a program of five Lenten discussions
based on the NOOMA series by Pastor Rob Bell. NOOMA is a
series of short films that explore our world from a perspective
of Jesus. The name NOOMA comes from a phonetic spelling
of the Greek word pneuma meaning wind, spirit, or breath.
is held on Sundays in the Parish Hall following the 10 a.m. liturgy.
On Wednesdays, the program begins with a soup and salad supper
at 6:00 p.m. Discussion will follow at 6:30 p.m.
March 18 and 21- "Tomato" Do we try so hard
to be something we are not, that we miss out on how to truly live?
March 4, 2018, we were honored to welcome the
Rt. Rev. Eugene Taylor Sutton to St. Stephen's. Confirmation
was celebrated at the 10:00 a.m. service.
Women's Bible Study Group next meets on Monday, March
26, in the Parish Hall at 12:30 p.m. The subject matter
will be "Characters of the Old Testament" from the Life
Guide Study Series. The study will continue with meetings
on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month until April. Contact
Joan Trisko, Jean Cox, or the church office if interested (410-721-2881).
Sunday, March 25
8 am-Holy Eucharist with Liturgy of the Palms
10 am-Holy Eucharist with Liturgy of the Palms
Thursday, March 29
7:30 p.m.-Holy Eucharist with Footwashing, Stripping of the Altar.
Agape Meal follows the service as well as the beginning of Nightwatch.
(Please sign up for the Agape Meal and the Nightwatch Vigil in
Friday, March 30
12:00 pm-Stations of the Cross
7:30 pm-Book of Common Prayer Good Friday Liturgy
Sunday, April 1
8 am-Holy Eucharist
10 am-Holy Eucharist
SERVICE PROJECT (ASP)
the successful completion of the July work week in Tennessee,
St. Stephen's ASP Team began planning for ASP 2018 on September
24. Registrations for next year are being accepted now.
All who are thinking of participating please contact Jenny Levendusky
or Sheri Mulder. To learn more about the whole program,
check out the ASP website at: www.asphome.org.
The ASP team is prepping
for their annual "Stock Sale." Beginning on April
8, they will be selling "stock" for $25. a share.
In gratitude, you will be treated to a spaghetti dinner in August
where the team will share their Appalachian experiences.
CARE OF THE LITTLEST ONES
is available for infants and toddlers at the 10:00 a.m. Sunday
Service only and is located on the lower level of the Parish Hall.
is available in the Church Undercroft (downstairs and to the right)
if babies need feeding or calming during our worship service.
A speaker is set up so you will be able to hear the service while
tending to your little one.
year for Church School classes runs from September to the first
Sunday of June, for students from Pre-K through High School.
Classes begin at 10:00 a.m. September 10 was
the start date, but registrations are accepted all year long.
may download the registration form here. Leave it in
the church office or scan and email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
You are also welcome
to download the Parent
-Teacher Handbook for 2017-18. A calendar of events
STEPHEN'S FACEBOOK PAGE
Stephen's now has a Facebook page!
you to follow us on Facebook to see upcoming events and pictures,
as well as to connect to fellow parishioners. We are looking
for pictures from past events to add to the page. Email
to the church office at: email@example.com with any pictures
or special requests for posts.
this link to view the Facebook page:
is home for the Crofton Nursery School (for pre-schoolers).
For information, please
visit their respective websites: www.CroftonNurserySchool.com
are interested in receiving any of the sacraments including Baptism,
Confirmation, or Marriage, please refer to our page on sacraments
on this web site. It will give an idea of what they mean
to us and also will explain our policies in offering the sacraments.
care is of utmost importance in the life of a church community.
Please do not hesitate to call the church office if
you know of a parishioner who is ill, shut-in, or has been hospitalized.
Office phone: 410-721-2881.
are an adult and wish to be confirmed or be received into the
Episcopal Church, please call the church office.
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