This Week at St. Stephen’s–February 26, 2012

FOR YOUR INFORMATION Suddenly things are moving very quickly toward the renovation of our church buildings! Members of BRAG have made an application to CADA (Calgary Arts Development Association). The application is for $795,000 toward the creation of “incubation” art space, that is, public space that allows new and smaller arts groups to rehearse, perform, […]

BRAGGING: Tuesday, February 21, 2012

An Update from the Building Renewal Action Group Well, suddenly things are moving very fast toward the renovation of our church buildings! Members of BRAG have made an application and a presentation to CADA (Calgary Arts Development Association). The application is for $795,000 toward the creation of “incubation” art space, that is, public space that […]

This Week at St. Stephen’s–February 19, 2012

TO KNEEL OR NOT TO KNEEL To kneel or not to kneel, that is the question. At least, that’s one of them, as we prepare to put our renovation plans out to tender. The issue is not whether we have kneelers for the new chairs that will replace the pews: that is a given. Nor […]

Book Club: ” Bad Medicine”

Our discussion on February 5th was very well attended– forty-eight parishoners joined our deliberations. John Brownlee started off with a brief summary of the book, and a bit of background. Anne Brown followed up with some of her experiences on the bench, and Bob Beaty gave us some insight into his gathering of material for […]

This Week at St. Stephen’s–February 12, 2012

INN FROM THE COLD Chief among our outreach ministries at St. Stephen’s is Inn From the Cold, a ministry of shelter and hospitality to the homeless of our city. The early days of the Inn are shrouded in myth: Inn From the Cold was inspired by a Christmas Eve sermon preached at St. Stephen’s by […]