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Tag Sale Update: Countdown to Friday

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Preparations for our 9th Annual Spring Cleaning Tag Sale are well underway. Signs are out front, ads are in the paper and on Craigslist, the Great Hall and cloister room are filling up—all looking forward to Friday at 6, when our Sneak Preview sale begins. A few things to keep in mind: It’s not too […]

Next Step

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Every step of the exploration of the liturgy of Witnessing and Blessing of Lifelong Covenant has yielded new insights for me and for the working group. For the next step, I’d like to take a different tack. The Bible is foundational to every faith-based opinion we hold as individuals, as a parish, or as a […]

Tag Sale Home Stretch

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Thanks so much to those of you who have signed up to help with the Tag Sale. This is the big week, leading up to our sale Friday evening and Saturday morning. Remember that this is our biggest annual outreach program, with proceeds going directly to the Salvation Army summer food pantry! Click HERE for […]

What’s Special to Me About St. Stephen’s—by James Campbell

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This weekend Rev. Mary and I were talking about St. Stephen’s Church and what it means to me. She suggested I write about something that is special to me. Easter Sunday 1865, the Sunday school presented to the church the silver chalice and paten we use weekly except during Easter & Christmas seasons. That was […]

Coming Soon—St. Stephen’s Cookbook

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  Robin Willis and John Salamone, under the direction of Deby Veach, are planning a St. Stephen’s cookbook, which we can sell to raise money for the parish. Please start thinking of favorite recipes you would like to include in the cookbook. There will be sections for entrees, side dishes, salads, desserts, and “extras” (in […]

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper—Volunteers Needed!

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Look at these people. See how much fun they’re having? You can have fun too—by volunteering to help with our annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake supper on March 2. Volunteers are needed before the dinner (at 4:30) to set up and prepare food and drinks, during the dinner (5:30-7:30) to cook, serve, and bus tables, and […]

Search Committee Update

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The Rector Search Committee met on February 10. The committee is preparing for February 19, when Canon Debra Kissinger will attend the meeting and present the applicants to the committee. We have created drafts of the questions, assessments, and other tools we will use in evaluating each candidate. The search is progressing nicely. Click here […]