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Daily Gospel

DECEMBER 1, 2020 TUESDAY Dear Church Family, Marc Gellman, a rabbi and Msgr. Tom Hartman, a Catholic priest – teamed up for years to talk about faith, religions — making faith relevant and accessible to many, including youth and children. … Continue reading

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Daily Gospel

NOVEMBER 30, 2020 MONDAY Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, Today, I share a meditation written by an old friend. Ken lives in Southside Virginia. He was the editor of a local newspaper. Now he is retired, and devotes his … Continue reading

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Sunday Service Video Stream

NOVEMBER 29, 2020 SUNDAY Happy Sunday,  Saint Stephen’s Family! Three items below. (1) St. Stephen’s Annual Report.  We will not be able to have an annual meeting this year because of COVID-19, but we will prepare a 2020 Annual Report for … Continue reading

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Sunday Readings & Comments

NOVEMBER 29, 2020 SUNDAY Dear Brothers and Sisters of St. Stephen’s, In just two days — Happy New Year! It’s Year B, already and again. It’s Advent – the season of slowing down and waiting. We wait differently this year … Continue reading

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Daily Gospel

November 24, 2020 TUESDAY “I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” — John 16:33 Dear Church Family, As Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Daily Gospel

November 23, 2020 MONDAY ‘When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on the throne of his glory. All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will … Continue reading

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Sunday Service Video Stream

Happy Sunday,  Saint Stephen’s Family! Five items below for your review: (1) Congratulations new vestry members! At the November 18, 2020 meeting, in accordance with diocesan guidelines, the current vestry selected three parishners to begin a three-year term in January. Congratulations to Winsome … Continue reading

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Readings & Comments for Christ the King Sunday

NOVEMBER 22, 2020 Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, Well, here we are now – the end of the Church Year. Time has flown for me, especially since mid-March and we shifted from in-person worship. Maybe that’s a sign of … Continue reading

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Daily Gospel

NOVEMBER 17, 2020 TUESDAY The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases,    his mercies never come to an end; — Lamentations 3:22   Dear Beloved in Christ, With all swirling around us right now — politics, dissension, divisions, fear and disease, … Continue reading

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Sunday Service Video Stream

NOVEMBER 15, 2020 SUNDAY   Happy Saturday, Saint Stephen’s Family! Three items below for your review: (1) Vestry members needed.  Three of the nine vestry members’ terms expire in December.  Based on information from the Diocese and the lingering pandemic, it is likely … Continue reading

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