This Week at St. Stephen’s–June 01, 2014

“WE’LL FIGURE IT OUT” When we moved back into our Sanctuary, our motto was, “we’ll figure it out!” Well, seven months later, there’s several groups of people who continue to work quietly behind the scenes, helping us figure it out as we go along. The folks on the Chair Team (aka: “Cardio for Christ”!) give […]

This Week at St. Stephen’s–May 25, 2014

LOOKING AHEAD TO SUMMER With the lovely weather these days, we start looking forward to the glorious months of summer ahead, and again this summer, we’ll be winding down activities at St. Stephen’s. Normally, we follow the civic calendar for when we begin winding down, but Easter was very late this year and so the […]

This Week at St. Stephen’s–May 18, 2014

“A word from our Synod delegates about Synod May 9-10” Four members of St. Stephen’s attended Diocesan Synod this past weekend: the Rev. Clara King, Heather Campbell, Blake Kanewischer, and Jean Springer. Why did they give up their weekend? Diocesan Synod is a decision-making body that advises the bishop and his senior administration of the […]

This Week at St. Stephen’s–May 11, 2014

A Different Kind of Resurrection It’s been almost two years that the little fenced-off patch of land beside the door of the Memorial Hall has lain abandoned. But one person’s trash is another’s treasure: the Beltline Communities Association has been looking for a location for a community garden, and it’s a brilliant ministry opportunity for […]

This Week at St. Stephen’s–May 04, 2014

WE’LL HOLD STEADY This past year has been a time of huge change at St. Stephen’s, and it’s been both exciting and challenging. Since we moved into our new space, we’ve had to work hard at “figuring it out” – discovering what the new ‘normal’ is, and how to make it all work. It has […]