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***Please Note: There will be no Worship at the Church until the Coronavirus/COVID-19 Threat is over***


The Weekly Bulletin, Lectionary Readings, and Music Selections will be sent to parishioners via email

  • Sunday, 29 March, Fifth Sunday in Lent

  • Palm Sunday, 5 April, Sunday of the Passion

  • Sunday, 12 April, Easter Day

  • Sunday, 19 April, Second Sunday of Easter

  • Sunday, 26 April, Third Sunday of Easter

  • Sunday, 3 May, Fourth Sunday of Easter


    Parish Announcements




    FUNDRAISERS-SAVE THE DATES: Saturday, June 6th the Town-wide Yard Sale from 8 AM to 2 PM. Saturday, July 11th is Old Home Day. We need a coordinator for each of these potential fund -raising days. Please see Katie or Mike, if you can step up to coordinate one of these days.

    THE WAY OF LOVE: The Presiding Bishop Michael B Curry invites us to practice The Way of Love, practices for a Jesus centered life. The Lenten program for the Diocese is grounded in these practices. You can learn more at The Way of Love.

    ST. STEPHEN'S SCHOLARSHIP FUND: St. Stephens Scholarship Fund: Please consider making a donation in any amount large or small to the Scholarship fund. We have given our first two awards this year and really want to keep the fund healthy and growing so we can have a small part in making some dreams of higher education come true for students in Pittsfield. Donations in any amount are accepted. The first recipients were awarded to Cameron Darrah and Megan Callicoat. They each received a $1000.00 award for their freshman year. These awards are renewable for an additional year if the recipients meet the renewal criteria set by the Scholarship Committee

    VIGIL LIGHT: If you would like to dedicate the vigil light in memory, celebration or thanksgiving, please let Paul or Sabra know. There is no charge for this special way to note a milestone.

    EPISCOPAL JOURNAL: The current issue of the paper giving all the latest in denominational news is available at the back of the church.

    QUIET TIMES: The current "Forward Day by Day" booklet to aid you with your daily meditations is in the rack at the top of the stairs. Help yourself!

    CHURCH CLEANING: For the latest cleaning schedule in Adobe Acrobat format, see the link at the top of this page. A copy is posted at church. Thanks to all who have volunteered for this important ministry.




    Parish Information


    HOMEBOUND VISITS: Our lay Eucharistic Visitors are available for regular visits to homebound parishioners.

    VESTRY MEETING MINUTES: Approved Vestry Meeting minutes are posted on the bulletin board in the Undercroft.

    PARISH FAMILY SUNDAY: Held on the last Sunday of the month throughout the year. Parishioners are invited to volunteer to take the gifts of wine and wafers to the Altar Rail during the Offertory for consecration. They are also invited to host the fellowship coffee hour in our Undercroft following the service. A sign-up sheet is posted on the bulletin board at the back of the church. You are encouraged to participate in this ministry!

    PRAYER CONCERNS: Information received by Wednesday will be published in the following Sunday bulletin. Please note that permission must be granted from the individual before a name is published, and in all cases, confidentiality must be a major consideration. Once the prayer concern is satisfied, please ask that the name be removed.

    ALTAR FLOWERS: If you would like to make a donation for flowers in remembrance or celebration, request forms can be found at the back of the church. Requests must be received two weeks in advance of the specified Sunday.



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