Kenya Day (12th Annual)
Sunday, 10:45 PMKenya Day (12th Annual)
Time: Sunday, 10:45 PM
All are welcome to celebrate Kenya culture and our 19-year partnership with St. Steven, Bomu, Kenya! Mass at 10:45 followed by Taste of Kenya!
Worthy of the Call youth volunteer training
Friday, 5:30 PMWorthy of the Call youth volunteer training
Time: Friday, 5:30 PM
Location: Youth & Young Adult Ministry Office
For youth who will turn 14 by the end of the school year and would like to volunteer at the parish over the summer
Young Adult & Parent/Teen Monthly service at Shelter
Sunday, 11:00 AMYoung Adult & Parent/Teen Monthly service at Shelter
Time: Sunday, 11:00 AM
Location: Eastern Family Resource Center - 9100 Franklin Square Drive Baltimore MD 21237
volunteers bring groceries, cook, and serve lunch to residents
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4/22-23 Rice Bowls Due this weekend! Sign up to help us collect at any Mass, click the JUMP link below:
4/29** Date correction! ServeFest: Save the date for this annual nation-wide day of service “Living Proof of a Loving God” an opportunity to serve in the Harford region! We will team up with historic Jerusalem Mill for 2017! This event is for families to sign up together. CLICK HERE TO SEE A LIST OF PROJECTS
They will provide all the tools, materials, gloves and encouragement! Feel free to bring your own items. Dress for outdoor weather, closed-toe shoes, protection from sun/bugs.
Generally for Serve Fest the volunteers of all ages come from over thirty different churches and we expect one hundred to one hundred and fifty volunteers, weather permitting.
Volunteer assembly point will be the front porch of Tenant House, 2801 Jerusalem Road, Kingsville, MD 21087, at the intersection of Jerusalem and Jericho Roads. Parking is available in the visitor parking lot. "Saint Joan" a parishioner and friend of Jerusalem Mill will have a feast with lots of drinks and snacks (enough for a small Army battalion), and, the Tenant House will have a roaring fire in the pallor (if weather requires). We have a sign-in sheet and enjoy a limited liability protection from the State of Maryland. We have a first aid kit and AED on site. We also have Saint Joan Scovill, retired RN on site. Please RSVP with estimated number of volunteers and interested activities: Rick 410.591.7075
4/30 Kenya Day: Youth volunteers needed to assist with baking, greeting, face painting and more for this annual partnership celebration! Event begins with 10:45 Mass in the Hall, followed by taste of Kenya lunch. Help needed also for set up and clean up. Please see the sign up genius to participate!
5/5 “Worthy of the Call” youth volunteer training: We have limited spots for youth who are turning 14 before the end of the school year and would like to volunteer over the summer. Video training will be held on Fri 5/5 at 5:30pm in the Youth Ministry office. You MUST rsvp in order to attend so we have enough materials for everyone. Please contact Mrs. Robin at 410-592-7294 or firstname.lastname@example.org
5/7 Middle School Ministry: Join us for our monthly gathering of 6-8 grade youth. We’ll meet in the Hall follow 10:45 Mass. May’s activity will be extended to include the May procession at 1pm. Lunch will be served. Bring a soccer or kickball to share if you can. Every participant is asked to bring a non-perishable food item for Helping Hands. Enjoy games outdoors and an inflatable (weather permitting) RSVP required by May 1 by returning your permission form to the Parish Center. We must have a minimum of 6 parish teens in order to run this event. Questions? Please contact Mrs. Colleen Everson at email@example.com or call 410-592-7295
6/25-7/1 Young Neighbors in Action: **Deadline extended but spots are filling up fast since this is a national camp and draws teams from around the country!
High School Youth are invited to participate in a week of service in Baltimore City with other youth from around the country! We will be hosted at Archbishop Curley High School, participants MUST reside at the camp for the duration of the week; there will be no in/out privileges. Each day includes 3 meals plus snacks, transportation to/from the worksite, free time, evening activity, prayer and worship experiences and community building. Cost is $395 per person, fundraising available through Mother’s Day Flower Sale. You can view the daily schedule and general info at https://www.cmdnet.org/about-ynia-program. Space is limited so please RSVP with your interest and a $100 deposit by MAY 1. ADULTS: Shield trained volunteers & drivers are needed to accompany us for the week. We are not able to provide the week-long program without a minimum of 2 dedicated adults who can participate in the daily service and activities as adult participants. If interested, please contact Kellie by MAY 1. 410-592-7294 or firstname.lastname@example.org (best) .
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Parish SERVICE Projects
Jump to SERVICE PAGE of the Website for a FULL LIST of Activities going on NOW, such as:
4/22-23 Help Collect Rice Bowls
4/30 Kenya Day
Rosary Guild (meets monthly)
Coupons in Flight (temporarily not meeting )
WANT TO VOLUNTEER in the Parish or through Youth Ministry? Youth ages 14-18 who would like to volunteer at St. Stephen Parish or who would like to engage in community service through Youth Ministry should plan to attend Worthy of the Call volunteer training when they turn or are about to turn 14. Next Training Date: none scheduled at this time
Permission Forms found here
Sign up Genius: Signing up to participate in events or volunteer is getting easier than ever! Just go to our parish home page at www.ststephenbradshaw.org and scroll down until you see the “sign up genius” logo. Click the logo to be taken to our parish events!Please note: not all projects need to be signed up for in advance, so not all will appear on the signupgenius page.
Due 3/14: Service Experience Record (2017 candidates, be sure to include your reflection paragraph).
5/11 Reflection Night with Sponsors (a parent should attend if sponsor is unavailable)
5/13 Confirmation at 10am or 2pm, ticketed event
6/4 Confirmation at 3pm, Cathedral, Pre-registration was required
Faith Formation Info
All are welcome, but especially for students who attend public school, or, are home schooled without a religion curriculum.
Attention High School students: Please join our small faith community! ALL are welcome, no matter what school you attend. Meet in the youth room on either Sundays at 10:45am or Tuesdays at 7pm. Contact Mrs. Charlene Quesenberry to register Charlenequesenberry@gmail.com.
Please check out the latest Parish activities in the Bulletin or...JUMP TO CELEBRATING THE LITURGICAL SEASON
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PAPERLESS: Please Note: With the exception of Confirmation Invites mailed in April, all correspondence will be done through email this year. If you change your email address, please let us know. Thanks! If you are not receiving this newsletter via email each month, please contact Robin! :)
Youth in grades 7 through 12 are invited to join us on
Facebook: Kellie Reynolds St. Stephen
You Need a Youth Ministry Permission Form for each Event: