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Worship Schedule
Rev. Kevin Otto

Contemporary Worship
8:30 am

Traditional Worship
11:00 am

Sunday School
9:40-10:40 am

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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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Congratulations to Nathan & Mary Gossett!  Baby Grace arrived Saturday, July 19!

Rev J. Bryant Young, St. Stephen's senior pastor from 1970-1975, passed away July 19.   A memorial service will be held for Rev. Young Thursday, July 24, at 11:00 am at Fair Haven UMC, 1330 Gessner, followed by a visiting & remembrance time at noon. 

Our Sr. High Youth are at UM ARMY in Ringhold, LA, this week. 
Please be in prayer for these volunteers!

Children's Story Time
Thursday, July 24
10-11 am
Church Library

Fellowship Lunch and
Reception for Chuck Kent
Sunday, July 27
following the 11 am worship service

This Week at St. Stephen's
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Tuesday, July 22:

Our Sr. High Youth at UM ARMY Camp in Ringgold, Louisiana

7:00 pm—Mystery Dinner Theater Rehearsal (Fellowship Hall)

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

Wednesday, July 23:

Our Sr. High Youth at UM ARMY Camp in Ringgold, Louisiana

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

9:30 am—Senior Games (Fellowship Hall)

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

Thursday, July 24:

Our Sr. High Youth at UM ARMY Camp in Ringgold, Louisiana

10:00 am—Children’s Story Time (Church Library)

6:30 pm—SEAL Security Meeting (Room 201)

6:30 pm—GriefShare Grief Support Group (Room 101)

Friday, July 25:

Our Sr. High Youth at UM ARMY Camp in Ringgold, Louisiana

6:00 am—Men’s Prayer Breakfast (Denny’s at 34th St. & Hwy 290) 

Saturday, July 26:

Our Sr. High Youth return from UM ARMY Camp

7:00 am—Garden Angels Dirt Diggers Workday (Work on church


11:30 am—Solitaires Luncheon (Fellowship Hall/Pat Semands, Chair)

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

Sunday, July 27:

Seventh Sunday After Pentecost

8:30 am—Contemporary Worship (Sanctuary)

9:40 am—Sunday School for Children, Youth & Adults

(Education Building)

11:00 am—Traditional Worship (Sanctuary)

12:00 pm—Fellowship Lunch & Reception for Chuck Kent

(Fellowship Hall)

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