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.


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

St. Stephen’s Weekly News Week of April 15, 2018

Categories: News

Welcome Visitors If you are visiting today, we welcome you in our Risen and Living Savior, Jesus!

  • Please let us know you worshiped with us by signing our guest book in the entryway or a “Care Card” in your pew and drop it in the offering basket.
  • If visiting, please don’t feel obligated to give an offering. St. Stephen’s members express thankfulness to God through their voluntary offerings which then support the congregation’s work.
  • Introduce yourself to a Pastor, and worship with us again!

Radio Service: 9:30am on AM 1430 WBEV
Sunday, April 15, 2018
Sermon: Jesus Brings Peace
Hymns:  8, 205, 498, 188
Sunday, April 22, 2018
Sermon: Speak the Word with Boldness
Hymns:  648, 436,506, 628

Fine Arts Fair Concert at Lakeside High School is today, April 15, 2018 at 4pm.   Our Junior Choir and Band and other WELS schools will be participating.  All are welcome to come and enjoy the music.

MLC Wind Symphony will be at St. Stephen’s Thursday, May 17th at 1 pm to give a concert to our Christian day school children.  All are welcome to come and hear this wonderful group.

Bible Studies

  • The Monday/Wednesday Bible Study-No bible study this next week but will continue on Monday, April 23rd with the study of “Who am I?” a study of our Christian identity.
  • Men’s Sunday Night Bible Study meets Sunday evenings. We continue our study of Romans.
  • Women’s Bible Study Group meets on Wednesdays. Copies of the study are available in the church entry and at study time.
  • Sunday Bible Class meets on Sunday’s at 9:00am. We continue our study of the book of Philippians.

LWMS Rally will be held next Saturday, April 21st, starting at 9:45am in Fox Lake.  All women of the congregation are encouraged to attend.

Culver’s Shares Night-Good Shepherd Preschool is Monday, April 23, 2018 from 5-8 pm.  Please take this opportunity to support our preschool and have an enjoyable meal with family and friends.

Gift Given Robert and Venita Matheus have purchased the aisle candelabra they have been renting from Taylor Rental.  The candelabras have been used in church on Christmas Eve for many years.  The purchase of the candelabras will insure that the Christmas Eve services will be lit by candle light for years and years to come.

Luther Preparatory’s presentation of “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” will be April 28th (7pm) and April 29th (4pm).  All seats are General Admission in the Luther Prep Auditorium. Ticket prices for adults and high school students are $5, K-8th grade are $4, and pre-school and under are FREE. A family rate of $10 is also available.

Teens Unlock-In will be held on April 27, 2018 from 3:30pm till 9pm.  All 7th graders through high school age young adults are welcome.

Quarterly Voters Meeting will be held in the church basement on April 29, 2018 at 11:45am.  All male members, age 18 and older, are encouraged to participate and all members of the congregation are invited to attend.

Upcoming Confirmation Dates

  • May 4 7pm-Examination
  • May 6 10:30am-Confirmation Service
  • May 13 9:00am-First Communion

Leftovers?? Twice Is Nice in Jefferson will accept donations of clothing, household items, toys, books, dishes, etc. All these donations help to benefit Lakeside Lutheran High School. You may bring these items to the church office. Volunteers take them to the store.

Reminder: Large print hymnals are available for anyone with vision struggles. They are the white binders on the table in the entry rack in the ramp. You may leave it on your pew or return it to the entry or ramp after the service.

Address and Phone Number Changes If your address changes in any way or if you changed to a cell phone please fill out a “Care Card” in the pew and place it in the offering basket or E-mail us at [email protected] with corrections. You can also update your information with the online form at or with forms on the back table.  Thank you!

Hospital Reminder Your pastors love to bring God’s comforting Word to our hospitalized members!  All hospitals however, cannot let the church office know unless you call us or ask them to call us. Please do not hesitate to call.


Seth Dorn
Philip Heyer
Paul Stratman




Sunday, April 15Easter 3 – Ushers D

7:30. 9:00, 10:30am – Worship

9:00am – Sunday School

9:30am – Radio Service, WBEV 1430

4:00pm – Concert at Lakeside Lutheran

6:00pm – Open Gym

6:30pm – Men’s Bible Study

Monday, April 16DC Trip

8:30am – School Chapel

7:00pm – No Bible Class

Wednesday, April 18

11:00am – No Bible Class

1:45pm – Hillside Manor Service

3:30pm – Public School Catechism

6:00pm – Bible Study 4 Women

Thursday, April 19Ushers D

6:30pm – Worship

7:30pm – Senior Choir

Saturday, April 21

9:45am – LWMS Rally at St. John Fox Lake

Sunday, April 22Easter 4 – Ushers E

7:30. 9:00, 10:30am – Worship

9:00am – Sunday School

9:30am – Radio Service, WBEV 1430

6:00pm – Open Gym

6:30pm – Men’s Bible Study

Author: admin_ssbdWELS