St Stephens Episcopal Church


St. Stephen's Episcopal Church




St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

Looking ahead to January 2018


Church Services:

  • The 10:00 service will be Rite II through Christmas and Epiphany. 
  • Morning Prayer:  Tuesday through Friday at 9 a.m. in the Lady Chapel. 
  • Holy Eucharist & Healing Service 10 a.m. each Thursday, followed by  Bible Study except 3rd Thursday when it is followed by ECW meeting.
  • Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament – Friday, January 5, 11 a.m.
  • Requiem Mass for departed loved ones – Friday, January 26,  11 a.m.


A Loss in our Church Family

It is with great sadness we report that Jay Burnham, beloved wife of Horace for over 72 years, left this life on December 23.  Her service is scheduled for Monday, January 15, at 10 a.m.


Requiem Mass for Don Deuel will be celebrated Saturday, January 27, at 10 a.m.

A memorial service for  Jerry Hogg’s son will be held on Thursday, January 18, at 11 a.m.


Outreach Advent Food Drive

We will be  traveling  to First United Methodist Church on Indiana Avenue today after the 10:00 service to deliver the food collected during the reverse advent program.  Please join us.  


Thrift Shop Sale

Half price  sale will be held on all items throughout the month of January.  The shop is now open every Saturday from 10 until 2 p.m.  Wednesday, January  15,  fill a bag of clothing (except boutique) for $5.   We greatly appreciate your donations – it enables the Episcopal Church Women to continue to contribute to our church.  A list of items we can accept and those we cannot has been posted on the bulletin board.  


Men’s  Club Breakfast

Saturday, January 6, 8:30 a.m.   All men of the Parish are invited to attend.  Our Men’s Club works hard to help the church by cleaning each Tuesday at 8:00 a.m.,  doing odd jobs around the church and by holding fund raisers throughout the year.   Their members are few and they could use many more hands to help.


Angels Left Behind

Saturday, January 6  – 4:30 p.m. – (Date change due to Spaghetti Dinner scheduled for Jan. 13.) Widows and widowers are invited to join us at Applebee’s, Ridge and Little Roads.      Please sign up so reservation can be made.


ECW Card Party

Monday, January 8  - Doors open at 10:30 –delicious salad lunch is served at noon.    We need more card players - get your group together  - enough to play whatever card game you choose-  and call Esther Lomax, 816-3930, to reserve a table.   The cost is $7 per person.   Call Doris Jenkins, 727-937-0039, or Edna Coates, 727-688-0353, to  help  in the kitchen.    All   proceeds from the card party go directly to St. Stephen’s operating fund. 


Outreach Committee

Tuesday, January 9, 9:30 a.m.