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Soothing New Life

by Beth Fultz It took a week to prepare our home for Kayli and our eldest daughter, Emily, to visit from Massachusetts. Kayli, our soon to be officially adopted granddaughter, grandkid #4, is 8 months old, with a few health issues including being partially blind, and dependency on a feeding tube. I wanted the house to be immaculate, mopped and scrubbed so that our usual out of whack home would not be a hindrance to her health and enjoyment for the five day stay. Once they arrived however, the house was re-arranged back to clutter in about just less than…

Take a Class: Summer Course Offerings

Greetings from Brite Divinity School!  Spring is here, and our summer term is just around the corner. We have a rolling deadline for Brite’s TAKE A CLASS summer 2019 initiative (April 5 for the May term, May 3 for June classes, and June 7 for July classes). Visit: https://www.brite.edu/TAC. Explore a variety of classes on diverse topics taught by our permanent and visiting faculty. Persons who wish to TAKE A CLASS without pursing a degree may be eligible to enroll as a Special Student or Community Auditor. The Office of Admissions is eager to discern class opportunities with you. There are two possibilities to…

Passion and Easter Schedule

St. Stephen’s majestic building, strong fellowship, deep interest in learning and spiritual discipline make it an ideal place to remember Jesus’ Passion Week, death and resurrection. Here’s the schedule of upcoming events from Palm Sunday, throughout Passion Week, and into Easter: Sunday, April 14–Palm Sunday; 8:30 am Communion; Donkey Procession at 11:00 am and family Spring Festival on the Lawn 12:15-1:45 pm ; Last day to order and dedicate an Easter Lily (click here to order online) Monday, April 15–Noon Lenten Lunch in the Narthex, Jordan Smith presenting Tuesday, April 16–noon Lenten Lunch in Narthex, Beth Fultz Presenting Wednesday, April…

Healthy & Abusive Relationships Discussions

The Christian Education Committee highly encourages your Youth Fellowship middle schooler and high schooler to join us for these important presentations.  Mike Windsor, St. Stephen member and legal advisor for the Women’s Center, has been working with me and Pastor Fritz Ritsch to provide these programs led by experts from the Women’s Center. Here is the synopsis of what will be shown: “On March 31st and April 7th, St. Stephen will host guests from The Women’s Center to present Play It Safe!® programs to the youth group.  Play It Safe!® is personal safety curriculum developed by The Women’s Center to teach children…