The last week of summer

The last week of summer

Dear St. Stephen’s church family, Blessings on this last summer weekend!  1.  Today we held the funeral of dear parishioner Coreen Margaret Smith, who had been a member of the church since she was a child. Coreen and her husband Brian were married here, and their twin...
The last week of summer

July 5th Pentecost 5

Dear St. Stephen’s church family, Greetings in Christ! 1. The readings for this Sunday are: Genesis 24:34-38, 42-49, 58-67 Song of Solomon (Song of Songs) 2:8-13 Romans 7:15-25a Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30 The Gospel contains the “comfortable words” from the Book of...
The last week of summer

News in this difficult time

Dear St. Stephen’s church family, Grace and peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord. What a week! I hope that everybody is doing well in the midst of this social experiment, in which we are making every effort to contain the spread of...
The last week of summer

The Week of Pentecost

Dear St. Stephen’s church family, Greetings in Christ! Some parish news for the week: 1. Our prayer chain has been working to refresh its links and ensure that we have a way to share prayer requests. If you feel called to be a part of this ministry, please talk with...
The last week of summer

News for the week of May 20th

Dear St. Stephen’s church family, 1. Youth group Meets Friday night. 7:00 at the church, walk to mini golf. 2. John will be ordained as a deacon in Calgary On Saturday, June 8th. We would like to give John a set of stoles as an ordination gift. A member of the parish...
The last week of summer

Mother’s Day! Confirmation! Easter! (Wow!)

Dear St. Stephen’s church family, Blessings and grace and peace be to all of you! A few things of note: 1. Gift Basket Assembly for Women’s Shelters— Thursday at 1 pm. All welcome to come and prepare these signs of God’s love and care. 2. ConfirmMitzvah Saturday, May...