St. Stephen’s Evangelical Lutheran Church and School | Beaver Dam, WI | 920.885.3309

Worship Service Schedule

Sunday: 7:30 a.m. • 9:00 a.m. • 10:30 a.m.
Thursday: 6:30 p.m.


Church News

I know that my redeemer lives, and that in the end he will stand on the earth. Job 19:25

A Message to All Parents with Children

St. Stephen’s Lutheran School is an affordable, quality, Christian education for all of your children. There is no tuition charge. We have a book fee of only $400.00 per child per year to cover technology and consumable materials. If you have not enrolled your children in the past because you felt the cost would be…

Vacation Bible School, July 27-31, 2015

Join us for a railroad adventure for Vacation Bible School at St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church, held July 27-July 31! Every morning from 9:00-11:30 children ages 3-8th grade come for Bible stories, crafts, music and fun! St. Stephen’s is located at 300 West Street in Beaver Dam. For more information call 920-885-3309 or check out our…

July 9, 2015 Maintenance Work Continues: Drainage System Rebuilding

Additional drainage system rebuilding is being done on the north side of the school. For many years we have struggled with a drain on the northwest side of the building that was a concrete box without a bottom. Water was supposed to slowly perk into the soil. Instead the box filled up with water and created…

A Statement and Prayer from WELS President Mark Schroeder regarding today’s Supreme Court Issues Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage:

We are saddened that today the United States Supreme Court issued a ruling requiring all 50 states to allow same sex marriage. In its ruling the Court took the position that the right of same sex couples to be legally married is a right guaranteed by the Constitution. Of course, even though the highest court…

Mr. Brennan Returns Call, Will Be Staying at St. Stephen’s

We received this letter from Mr. Brennan today: Dear Congregation of Saint Stephen’s Lutheran Church; After three and a half weeks of heartfelt deliberation and prayer,I have decided to return the call I received from Emmanuel Lutheran in New London, WI. I will continue to serve the Lord here at St. Stephen’s as the 5th…

Article and Pictures in the Beaver Dam Daily Citizen, June 6, 2015

An article about our restoration and window repairs was in the June 6 Beaver Dam Daily Citizen. The article can be read online here: And more pictures can be viewed here:

St. Stephen’s Newsletter, Summer 2015

The disciples waited patiently. Shortly before he ascended to heaven Jesus told them, “Do not leave Jerusalem, but wait for the gift my Father promised, which you have heard me speak about. For John baptized with water, but in a few days you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit” (Acts 1:4-5). So they waited….

News release: St. Stephen’s Window Project

St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church of Beaver Dam has begun a restoration project. The first phase of the restoration focused on preserving the exterior, and in the last year the bricks were tuck-pointed, the roof was replaced, a new drainage system was installed, and the stained glass windows have new storm windows. In the process of…

St. Stephen’s Newsletter, Spring 2015

Thoughts on Holiness                  “Holy” and “holiness” are unique words. Religious words. “Churchy” words. Important words. Misunderstood words.  Religious art doesn’t help. A halo displayed as something that looks like a gold ring suspended over a disciple’s head or like a gold plate hovering behind a disciple’s head…