In an effort to continue our relationship with Zion we will include their announcements of upcoming events each week and they will return the favor for us. Zion Lutheran Hosts Laundry Love Zion Lutheran will host Laundry Love at North Street Coin-Op Laundromat on Thursday, January 25 at 11:00am. At Laundry Love, we provide the
Zion Lutheran and St. Stephen’s announce “Conversations Among Friends,” an occasional not-a-book-group. Our next book is Mighty Be Our Powers by Leymah Gbowee. The author is a Liberian peace and women’s rights activist, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, and a Lutheran Christian. Our gathering to discuss the book will likely be in February; stay tuned
Now that winter is upon us, more supplies are needed for both our Table Guests and our Cathedral of the Beloved members. There is a great need and everything you give will be used. Your handmade items or gently used winter hats, gloves, mittens and scarves are greatly appreciated. Due to storage issues, I can
These grants are to help young people who are active in the Episcopal Church to pursue their educational goals after secondary school and can be used at accredited training and technical institutions as well as undergraduate study at 2- and 4-year accredited colleges. Applicants can request forms from the Diocesan website at www.diocesewma.org and click
St. Stephen’s offers an outreach program on the last Thursday of each month from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at North Street Coin-Op Laundromat. Everyone in our community may do laundry for free. Want to help? Contact the Parish Office. We are also in need of non-scented liquid laundry detergent and fragrance-free dryer sheets.
St. Stephen’s Table serves free meals to people in need Thursday & Friday evenings and at noon three Saturdays a month. Thank you for your generosity! Gifts in thanksgiving or in memory can be made easily by using the envelopes in the pews, or by signing up on the year-long calendar on the wall across
Begins Wednesday, September 6 at 10:30 a.m. Stop into the sanctuary on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. for a once-a-week Silent Meditation hour! (actually, 45 minutes.) No teaching. No Preaching. Just time to sit together in silence. All welcome ~ no experience needed.
Gifts are welcome to support Laundry Love, St. Stephen’s Table, and/or the fund for updating the elevator. Simply make checks out to “St. Stephen’s Parish” with a notation in the line to the left of your signature, describing where you wish it to be applied. Thank you, our ever generous parishioners! And don’t forget that
When the ushers pass the plates, you may be more comfortable texting your donation directly to the parish. You are welcome to pull out your phone and text the amount (starting with a dollar sign) to: 413-429-4461. If this is the first time you’ve texted us, it will ask for debit/credit card info. You will
Perhaps you have noticed that on most Sundays, the flowers on the altar are given in Loving Memory of someone or in recognition of an important day in the life of a parishioner. Would you like to honor someone or something in this way? You can choose the date and the type of arrangement you