News/Announcements

Sunday, September 19

8:30am Worship with Communion

9:45am Sunday School

9:45am Adult Bible Study

10:45am Worship with Communion

 

Monday, September 20

5:15pm Private Cribbage-Fellowship Hall

7:00pm WinGs Meeting

 

 

Tuesday, September 21

6:00pm AA Meeting

 

Saturday, September 25

11:00am Bruce Bentley Memorial Service

-Memorial Luncheon

 

 

Sunday, September 26

Commitment Sunday

8:30am Worship with Communion

9:45am Sunday School

9:45am Adult Bible Study

10:45am Worship 


Adult Bible Study 

 Join us on Sunday at 9:45am in the Fellowship Hall for Adult Bible Study.

Doughnuts, Bagels, & Coffee 


Stewards Walking by Grace 

  

ENLIGHTENED BY THE HOLY SPIRIT,  WE REALIZE WE ARE WITHOUT ANY

ADEQUACY ON OUR OWN AND NO LONGER TRUST IN OUR OWN 

SUFFICIENCY.

 

“Not that we are sufficient in ourselves to 

claim anything as coming from us, but our

sufficiency is from God” (2 Corinthians 3:5).

 

This is our second week of the stewardship emphasis Stewards Walking by Grace.  The theme for this week is “Having All Sufficiency.”  The world teaches us that we need to depend on our own sufficiency.  Through the lens of faith, we see God’s truth which enables us to see that we are not “sufficient in ourselves to claim anything as coming from us, but our sufficiency is from God” (2 Corinthians 3:5).  God’s sufficiency is always sufficient.  Without God’s sufficiency, there is no forgiveness, no abundant life on earth, and no life eternal with Him.  By God’s grace, we can trust in God’s sufficiency as we walk as stewards by God’s grace. 

 


Church Facility Calendar

It is important to  check with the church office prior to deciding on a date for your ministry event or meeting, especially now as several ministries begin to meet again this Fall. Lisa will be able to check the master facility calendar to let you know if the date/time you have in mind would be available. You can also check the calendar on the church website www.ststephenwaterford.org prior to contacting the church office. This calendar should be up to date with the master calendar that is kept in the office. 

You can email Lisa at office@ststephenwaterford.org or call 248-673-6621 ext. 100 

 


WinGs Meeting 

WinGs, Women in God’s service, will be having their first meeting of the Fall 

Season tomorrow, Monday, September 20th at 7pm.  There will refreshments, a short devotion & prayer, and business meeting. Items on the agenda include Trunk or Treat/Fall Festival on October 16th and the LWML Fall Rally at St. Stephen on November 13th. 

 


11-Day Trip to Best of Ireland & Northern Ireland

Pastor Mike & Liz Lutz from Immanuel Lutheran, Macomb are hosting their twenty-fifth group tour. They leave Detroit March 17, 2022, on an eleven-day tour of Ireland. This tour includes seeing the awesome natural wonders like the Cliffs of Moher, the Lake of Killarney, the Ring of Kerry. Visiting Dublin, Belfast, Derry, Galway and much more. The cost is $3299 per person double occupancy from Detroit. If you wish a brochure or have any questions, call 586-739,3568 or email Pastor Mike at lutzmichaelj04@gmail.com. Currently there are 23 traveling with them. You must have a covid vaccination to travel internationally to Ireland.

 


Scrip Orders

Scrip is a fundraiser for our church. You order gift cards from Great Lakes Scrip through the church at full price. The cards are purchased from the businesses at a reduced price and St. Stephen receives the difference. You can place a paper order or order online. Order forms are available in the tract rack at the bottom of the stairs. At this time, orders are places only the first Sunday of the month and cards are usually delivered by the following Wednesday. If you have any questions, call or text Deb Maas at 248-762-1896 or email at cookdeb1152@aom.com

 

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