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!
Holy Communion will be offered next week in all services. You may register by card at any time.
Radio Service: 9:30am
on AM 1430 WBEV
Sunday, May 19, 2019
Sermon: This Is the Creed of Victory
Hymns: 344, 206, 196, 244
Sunday, May 26, 2019
Sermon: Your Confirmation Examination Is Life-Long!
Hymns: 206:1-4, 477, 449, 447
- Men’s Sunday Night meets Sunday nights at 6:30pm in the meeting room above church office.
- Women’s Bible Study Group meets on Wednesday nights at 6pm. Copies of the study are available in the church entry and at study time.
- Wednesday Bible Study meets one or two more Wednesday mornings at 11am. This session is a study focused on 1 & 2 Peter.
Teens Events: The teens are going to Six Flags on Wednesday, June 19. Information and a sign-up are in the back of church. Please sign-up by today, so we can get tickets ordered and figure out a bus schedule.
Summer Church Schedule starts on June 2nd. Sunday services will be at 7:30 am & 9:30 am.
A Special Coffee Fellowship will be held June 2nd to express our gratitude to two of our teachers, Miss Geiger and Miss Hensler, who are celebrating 40 years of teaching. A gift/card box will be placed in the back of church for any and all forms of gratitude the next 3 Sundays. A box for cards will also be available for Miss Davis, who is leaving teaching at the end of the school year. However, due to other commitments, she won’t be able to be at the coffee fellowship.
WELS Night at Miller Park The sixth annual WELS
night at Miller Park will be taking place on July 12, 2019. Come cheer on the
Milwaukee Brewers as they host the San Francisco Giants. Tickets are offered at
50% off to WELS members in 3 different sections.
Sign-up sheets are available in the entry. We will be putting in a group order, so you will not have to be a convenience fee so please sign up by June 2, 2019.
Church office will be closed next Thursday May 23rd.
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 the church office at 885-3309.
Camp Philip Freewill Offering will be today, Sunday, May 19th. This annual offering for Camp Phillip makes us members of the “federation” and qualifies our children for a reduced rate for this summer Bible camp.
Elders Meeting will be this Wednesday, May 22nd, at 6:30 pm in the church basement.
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. If you would like to shop or volunteer at Twice Is Nice the address is 907 W. Racine St., Jefferson, WI. They are open 9:00am– 5:00pm Monday through Saturday. (920)674-6868
Labels and Boxtops We are continually collecting Boxtops for Education and Our Family UPC labels. Collection containers are in the church basement or send them to school with the children. Thank you for your donation!
Know your synod Your Sunday offerings help support the work of WELS, but do you know how? Go to wels.net to discover the many WELS world and home mission fields; explore which ministries can support you and your congregation; enjoy daily devotions and Bible readings; and subscribe to stay up to date on the latest news from your synod. All of this and more is available on wels.net. Visit us online today and save us as a Favorite or a Bookmark!
Piano Recital will be held at St. Stephen’s church on Monday, May 20th at 6 pm. All are welcome and encouraged to attend.
End of Year Band Concert will be at St. Stephen’s gym on Tuesday, May 21st at 6pm. Our school’s band will perform along with chimes and the 4th grade class with their recorders.
Graduation will be held on Friday, May 31th at 6:30pm.
Our Response to God’s Grace in Christ:
Thursday, May 9: 73
Sunday, May 12: 100 + 250 + 144 = 494
Sunday, May 19 – Ushers A – Camp Phillip Offering
7:30, 9:00, 10:30am – Worship
9:30am – Radio Service, WBEV 1430
6:30pm – Men’s Bible Study
Monday, May 20
6:00pm – Piano Recital at St. Stephen’s Church
Tuesday, May 21
6:00pm – Band Concert at St. Stephen’s Gym
Wednesday, May 22
11:00am – Bible Class
1:45pm – Hillside Manor Service
6:00pm – Bible Study 4 Women
6:30pm – District Elders
Thursday, May 23 – Ushers A
6:30pm – Worship
7:30pm – Senior Choir
Sunday, May 26 – Ushers B
7:30, 9:00, 10:30am – Communion Worship
9:30am – Radio Service, WBEV 1430