St. Stephen the First Martyr Orthodox Church

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The Witness 5/2-5/10

St. Stephen the First Martyr Orthodox Church

The Witness

***IN RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS BISHOP PAUL HAS DIRECTED THAT ALL SERVICES BE DONE VIA LIVESTREAM. SERVICES https://www.facebook.com/watch/701587893273620/

SERVICES AND EVENTS

Saturday, May 2, 6:30pm Vespers

Sunday, May 3, 10am Divine Liturgy (Hours Begin at 9:40am)

Saturday, May 9, 6:30pm Vespers

Sunday, May 10, 10am Divine Liturgy (Hours Begin at 9:40am)

ANNOUNCEMENTS

St. Stephens Website is updated regularly and includes the latest Witness, past editions, videos of services, and many more resources.

Prayers for Healing and Protection in the Time of Coronavirus Fr. Joel is offering morning prayers (Moleben in Time of Epidemic) a Scripture reading and Reflection Monday through Friday at 10am at the Facebook Live Stream.

Confession Fr. Joel is hearing confession via phone by appointment.

Parish Council Meets May 3.

Pams Promise Appeal Below is a list of items needed by Pam’s Promise. Fr. Joel will do a pick up on Sunday afternoon shortly following Liturgy. Please just let him know if you have items to donate, place items on your porch or somewhere else easy to pick up and he will get them and take them to Pam's Promise.

Birthdays: Bill Combs (5/7)

Anniversaries: Jewell and Nancy Jeffries (5/5)

The items needed for Pam’s Promise are:

- groceries (some are currently unable to work)

- spray bottles

- bleach

- first aid kits

- hand lotion

- gloves

- toilet paper

- paper towels

- any cleaning supplies

- grocery/gift cards