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Adult Education Opportunities
Adult Forum: Sundays at 9:10 a.m.
God's Word Alive! Sundays at 10:30 a.m.
30 Minute Bible Study Focusing on the Scripture
of the Day
Wednesday Morning Bible
Wednesdays at 9:00 a.m.
2nd Monday of the month
at 4:00 p.m.
Great Dane Guys
Every 2nd Thursday, East Side Great Dane, 8:00pm
Sunday Morning Chats
at 9:15 am
May 1: Bible Study led by
Julie Buss focusing on
Bible Study led by Beth Johnson on
Bible Study led by Rolfe Nervig on
Giving in Grace
4 Week Study
Our all-congregation Bible Study begins now with a variety
of opportunities to participate. This is a four session
study and a key spiritual growth opportunity in the “First,
We Give of Ourselves” emphasis.
Two Study Day/Time
Mondays, 6:00 pm with Pastor Larry in Koinonia
Sundays at 9:15 am
Or — please let us know your best available times via the
Plug-In or the Sign Up Sheet.
Summer Mission Journey:
Certainly life is not
fair, but have you ever asked yourself: “Why?”
High School Youth, Young
Adults, and all who are young at heart (but old enough to
St. Stephen’s and Lake Edge Lutheran Churches will be
partnering with Urban Immersion of the Greater Minneapolis
Council of Churches. This service retreat will help us ask
the question and discover our personal role in the answer.
Our Mission will combine the study of why people are poor
with hands-on help to those in need. Our travel together
will build community and open our eyes to see the beauty and
possibility of the world God has made, propelling us to move
one-time volunteer experience.
When: Wednesday (depart 8 am) – Saturday (return4 pm) Cost:
$300 per participant covers lodging, meals, travel
Where: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Why: to serve God and neighbor!
The Youth Activity Fund will help make it possible for every
High School student to join in the journey! Contact the
office for details: firstname.lastname@example.org. Let us know you’re
interested, register by mid-May to reserve a spot!
Wednesday Bible Study
Gospel of Mark continues led by Sterling Lynk.
“Blanket of Prayer”
Each Sunday and throughout the week, your prayer requests
will be received and shared. Let the office know if you are
willing to prayerfully intercede, during Lent, for the needs
Yoga: Monday and
Join us for Yoga Mondays at 7:00 pm and
Wednesdays at 10:30 am. Suggested donation is $10. Join in stretching, flexing, relaxing, and feeling good.
7th-9th grade students meet Wednesday evening for pizza and
FOR MORE DETAILS
you have questions or would like
more information, please
our office at 608-222-1241.
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St. Stephen's Newsletter
These Days, is a weekly publication inserted
in the Sunday worship bulletin. Click here to
4th Tuesdays of the Month, 6:30
No Reservations or Preparations Necessary
Contact the church office for location and other information.
Click here for details about Bold Cafe.
Next Gathering: Tuesday, May 23
May 14th Outdoor
Welcome one and all on Saturday, May 14, from 9-11 a.m. –
let’s make a community effort to care for the gift of the
land which has been entrusted to us here at St. Stephen’s.
This is a wonderful way to give of ourselves in this
stewardship season (and have a little fun too)! The
Building and Grounds Committee will have projects ready for
a wide variety of skills and ages (and children can inspect
the playground as well). Treats are planned, and the
weather will be awesome of course.
Seasoned/Unseasoned Saints &
Spring Fling: Saturday, May 21
Join us as we visit Dubuque, Iowa. Leaving at 8 am, we’ll
ride a motor coach through beautiful SW Wisconsin; visit &
tour Wartburg Seminary, enjoy lunch in the Refectory, and
photo ops with Martin Luther. After lunch we’ll see St.
Luke’s United Methodist Church and its Tiffany Glass
Windows. Then tour the awesome National Mississippi River
Museum and Aquarium. Home by 6 pm. All this for just $50 per
person! Sign up today!
Mallards Game: June 18
Mark your calendars now to join us for St. Stephen’s Day at
the Duck Pond! Saturday, June 18th, we’ll meet at 5:00pm to
tailgate. All-you-can-eat hotdogs, hamburgers, sides, and
soda. ($5 more gets you all the beer you can drink.) The
game starts at 6:35pm. Cost is $20/ticket, which includes
the tailgating and the game. Children 5 and under are free
for the tailgate and the game, if they sit on a parent’s lap
during the game. Join us for fellowship, a lot of goofy fun,
and hopefully some great baseball! Sign-up on the bulletin
board. Got Questions? Ask Ed Nowicki at
Ministry for Children and Families
Our Ministry for Children and Families is vibrant!
Click here for details on our Family