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Senior Pastor,
Rev. Kevin Otto

Sunday Morning
Contemporary Worship
8:30 am

Traditional Worship
11:00 am

Sunday School
9:40-10:40 am

Johnson Memorial Preschool

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A safe and secure environment, led by loving Christian teachers.

Welcome to St. Stephen's UMC

Warm, loving and family friendly we welcome you and invite you to utilize our online ministry. If you have any questions, comments or are in need, please don't hesitate to Contact Us.

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God bless you, we promise to make you feel welcome and right at home.

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St. Stephen's supports ministries that benefit people throughout world.

Missions and Outreach

Missions is at the heart of the Gospel and St. Stephen's UMC.

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Christianity 101
New Study
During Sunday School Hour

Flag Retirement Ceremony
Sat., Aug. 1

United Methodist
Women Meeting
Sun., Aug. 2

Fellowship Lunch
Hymn Festival
Ice Cream Social
Sunday, Aug. 9

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This Week at St. Stephen's
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Friday,  July 31:

6:00 am—Men’s Prayer Breakfast (Denny’s @ 34th & 290/Led by                                                    

8:30 am—Vacation Bible School

12:00 pm—VBS Clean-Up (All areas)

Friday, July 31:

6:00 am—Men’s Prayer Breakfast (Denny’s @ 34th & 290)

8:30 am—Vacation Bible School

Noon--VBS Clean Up 

Saturday, August 1:

7:00 pm—Flag Retirement Ceremony (Education Building Parking Lot)

8:00 pm—Narcotics Anonymous Support Group (Scout House)

Sunday, August 2:

Tenth Sunday after Pentecost

Communion Sunday

8:30 am—Contemporary Worship (Sanctuary)

9:40 am—Sunday School for Children, Youth and Adults (Education Building)

11:00 am—Traditional Worship (Sanctuary)

12:00 pm—United Methodist Women Meeting (Fellowship Hall)

5:00 pm—Jr. & Sr. High Youth Group Meeting (Room 205)

Monday, August 3:

10:00 am—Senior Adult Council Meeting (Room 201)

Noon—Deadline to Turn in Articles for August 7 Evangel Newsletter (Send to maryellen@stsumc.org or call the church office.)

7:00 pm—Boy Scout Troop 604 Meeting (Scout House)

Tuesday, August 4:

7:00 pm—Church Council Meeting (Room 101)

7:30 pm—Sea Scouts Meeting (Scout House) 

Wednesday, August 5:

6:00 am—Men’s Bible Study (Fellowship Hall)

9:30 am—Senior Activities Day Games & Luncheon (Fellowship Hall & Holy Grounds Café)

6:30 pm—Sonrise Choir (Contemporary Worship) Practice (Choir Room)            

Thursday, August 6:

10:00 am—Prayer Shawl Ministry Meeting (Room 112)

1:15 pm—Office/Program Staff Meeting (Room 101)

6:15 pm—Handbell Choir Practice (Room 101)

7:30 pm—Chancel Choir Practice (Choir Room)