November 8th

November 8th

Dear St. Stephen’s church family, Greetings on this snowy day!  I took a photo of the green grass at the front of the church yesterday. I knew that we would have to file it away in our memory bank until Spring! As the snow continues, please stay safe and cozy! We will...
November 8th

Pentecost 21

Dear St. Stephen’s church family, 1. Gobble gobble! Today is our Turkey to Go event! In a few hours we will be serving 167 meals to parishioners, family, friends and neighbours. Karlos Hospitality has prepared and packaged all the food. Turkey to Go-ers will arrive at...
November 8th

Thanksgiving

Dear St. Stephen’s church family, Happy Thanksgiving! Honour the Lord with thy substance, and with the first fruits of all thine increase; so shall thy barns be filled with plenty and they presses shall burst out with the new wine. -Proverbs 3:9-10 I hope that each of...
November 8th

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...
November 8th

Labour Day Weekend

Dear St. Stephen’s church family, Love and greetings in Christ! Happy Labour Day long weekend. Hear Jesus’ words: Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. -Matthew 11:28 (New King James Version) 1. As children prepare to go back to...
November 8th

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...
November 8th

The week of March 22nd

Dear St. Stephen’s church family, Love and greetings on this snowy Tuesday. I hope that everybody is cozy and warm and socially isolating! It has been a strange week, for sure, with so many changes to keep up with as we work together to keep this virus from spreading....
November 8th

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...