St Stephens Episcopal Church


St. Stephen's Episcopal Church




St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

Looking Ahead to April 2018


Church Services:

The 10:00 service will be Rite II throughout the Easter season

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, April 6, 11 a.m.

Requiem Mass for departed loved ones – Friday, April 27, 11 a.m.

(A list of those who left this life in April has been posted in Telman Hall)


Men’s Club Breakfast

Saturday, April 7, 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.


ECW Fashion Show and Luncheon

Saturday, April 7, 11:30 a.m. Fashions from St. Stephen’s Thrift Shop will be featured and will be modeled by Kathleen Ayleward, Susan Boyle, Mia, Abbie and Marshall Brown, Pat Ferguson, Freda Sangster-Marks, Heidi Stymiest, and Barbara Wallace . Delma Joseph will assist the models.   The lunch is being catered by Ginnie Speidle.   There may be a few tickets available – call Susan Boyle – 843-0168.


Thrift Shop Sale

Half price sale will be held on all items Monday, April 2 through Saturday April 7. The shop is open from 10:00 until 2:00 p.m.    We greatly appreciate your donations – they enable 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.

Note: A bicycle has been donated to the Thrift Shop and this will be raffled off this month.   Tickets are $1 each, and will be sold at the Thrift Shop.


Tai Chi

Classes each Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. in Telman Hall.



Sunday, April 8, 6 p.m. at LaneGlo South on old S.R. 54.   Call Marty Giles, 727-842-6530, for information.


ECW Card Party

Monday, April 9 - Doors open at 10:30 - salad lunch is served at noon.   Call Esther Lomax, 816-3930, to reserve a table.   The cost is $7 per person.   We are in great need of 8 OUNCE CONTAINERS for leftover salads, which are sold after the card party.     Please bring these to the kitchen anytime the office is open.   Thank you!


Angels Left Behind

Saturday, April 14 – 4:30 p.m.   Widows and widowers are invited to join us at Villa Roma in Pappas’ Plaza. Please sign up so reservation can be made.


Food, Fun & Fellowship Club

Monday, April 16 – 5:30 p.m. for social time, dinner at 6:00 p.m. Bring a dish to share and/or a snack.     Dessert will be furnished by the hosts for the day, Delma Joseph and Cindy Winston.


Vestry Meeting

Wednesday, April 18 - 5:00 p.m.


Episcopal Church Women

Thursday, April 19 – 11:30 a.m. Hostesses for the day will provide dessert and coffee. Please bring a brown bag lunch if you wish.


Change of Address

John Gregory – 4205 Touchton Place, New Port Richey, FL 34653


Mark your calendars for these events in 2018:

ECW Appreciation Luncheon will be re-scheduled and will be held in June – 

   will advise date later.

May 26 – Parish Picnic – Fun Club and Men’s Club – bring a dish to share – hot      dogs and hamburgers provided.

July 9 through August 13 – USF Summer Reading Program – Telman Hall

August 18 – Summer Dance – Fun Club

October 6 – Italian Night Dinner- Fun Club

November 3 – Fall Festival – ECW  

December 8 – Parish Dinner Dance – Fun Club