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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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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 Jeremy and Monica von Hoff upon the birth of their daughter, Charlotte Rae, on July 23.  Proud grandparents are Russ and Bobbie Luedke.  

We extend our prayers and sympathy to Polly Floyd and her family upon the death of her son, Mark Floyd, on July 24.  A celebration of Mark's life will be held Tuesday, July 29, at 4 pm at Heights Funeral Home, 1317 Heights Blvd.  

Our sympathy and prayers are also extended to Barbara Smith and her family upon the death of her sister's husband, Willie Higa, on July 27, in Hawaii.  Funeral arrangements are pending at this time.

Baby Shower for Care Net Pregnancy Center of Northwest Houston
Sunday, August 3
2-4 pm
Fellowship Hall
A list of baby needs is available through the church office.

This Week at St. Stephen's
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Monday, July 28:

12:00 pm—Deadline to turn in articles for August 1 Evangel

(Send to Maryellen@stsumc.org or call the church office.)

7:00 pm—Trustees Meeting (Church Library)

7:00 pm—Boy Scout Troop 604 Court of Honor (Fellowship Hall)

Tuesday, July 29:

4:00 pm--Service for Mark Floyd (Heights Funeral Home)

7:00 pm—Finance Committee Meeting (Room 101)

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

7:30 pm—Sea Scouts Meeting (Scout House/Rodger Brown, Skipper)

Wednesday, July 30:

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

9:30 am—Senior Games (Fellowship Hall/Bring a sack lunch.)

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

Thursday, July 31:

1:15 pm—Staff Meeting (Room 101)

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

7:00 pm—Chancel Choir Practice (Choir Room)

Friday, August 1:

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

(Family Movie Night has been cancelled for August.)

Saturday, August 2:

11:30 am—Red Hats Luncheon (Lyndon’s Barbeque, 5320 Hollister)

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

Sunday, August 3:

Eighth 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)

2:00 pm—Baby Shower for Care Net Pregnancy Center (Fellowship Hall)