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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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Missions and Outreach

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

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A memorial service for Duane Adleman, Mark Adleman's father, who passed away January 4, will be held at St. Stephen's on Monday, Feb 2, at 10:00 a.m.

Chili Cook Off Fellowship Lunch

Sunday, Feb 1
following the 11 am service 

Family Movie Night
Friday, Feb 6
6:30 pm
Fellowship Hall

Dessert Extravaganza
Saturday, Feb 14
1-3 pm
Fellowship Hall

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This Week at St. Stephen's
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Friday, January 30:

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

Saturday, January 31:

11:30 am—Solitaires Luncheon (Fellowship Hall)

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

Sunday, February 1:

Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany

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—Chili Cook-Off Fellowship Lunch (Fellowship Hall)

1:00 pm—Disciple I Bible Study (Room 101)

1:00 pm—Disciple III Bible Study (Church Library)

(No Youth Group meeting tonight)

Monday, February 2:

10:00 am—Memorial Service for Duane Dunn Adleman (Sanctuary)

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

12:00 pm—Deadline to turn in articles for February 6 Evangel (Send to

maryellen@stsumc.org or call the church office.)

6:00 pm—Delta Kappa Gamma Meeting (Church Library)

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

Tuesday, February 3:

9:00 am—Johnson Memorial School Classes (Educational Building)

1:00 pm—Johnson School Dance Class (Room 101)

1:00 pm—Johnson School Teacher Meeting (Church Library)

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

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

Wednesday, February 4:

6:30 am—Men’s Bible Study (Fellowship Hall)

9:00 am—Johnson School Classes (Education Building)

9:30 am—Senior Activities Day Games/Lunch (Fellowship Hall)

1:00 pm—Johnson School Stay-N-Play (Church Library & Fellowship Hall)

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

Thursday, February 5:

Johnson School Teachers Attend Early Childhood Methodist Conference

(No classes for Johnson School Students)

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

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