This Week at St. Stephen’s–December 21, 2014

GOOD NEWS FOR CLARA OUR ASSISTANT CURATE Clara King, our Assistant Curate, will be seeing a change in her role here at St. Stephen’s in the coming year. This is both good news, and bad. “Curate” is an English term for the ordained person responsible for the “cure of souls” in a parish church. This […]

This Week at Stephen’s–December 14, 2014

SAME-SEX BLESSINGS Last Sunday the people of St. Stephen’s voted overwhelmingly to support the blessing of same-sex relationships. This is not currently permitted in the Diocese of Calgary, so Parish Council has invited our bishop to meet with us to help us move forward on this issue. The bishop has also sought a personal meeting […]

This Week at St. Stephen’s: Same Sex Blessing

Last Sunday the people of St. Stephen’s voted overwhelmingly to support the blessing of same-sex relationships. This is not currently permitted in the Diocese of Calgary, so Parish Council has invited our bishop to meet with us to help us move forward on this issue. The bishop has also sought a personal meeting with our […]

This Week at St. Stephen’s–December 07, 2014

ST. STEPHEN’S VISION Ten years ago the people of St. Stephen’s had a vision. We foresaw the day when our church would be lively on Sundays with worship and busy during the week with community activities. We saw the church not only as a gathering place for our own members but also as a cultural […]

This Week at St. Stephen’s–November 30, 2014

YOUR THOUGHT’S? We have now been in our renovated worship space for a full year. It has been a year of challenges as we have adjusted to the quirks and demands of the new space—like setting up and taking down the chairs, finding the right mix for the new sound system and theatre lighting, and […]