From the Pastor: I cannot do this alone

by Phil Oehler

Since the beginning of Lent, we have started Sunday morning worship with the following prayer: I Cannot Do This Alone, O God, early in the morning I cry to you. Help me to pray and to concentrate my thoughts on you; I cannot do this alone. In me there is darkness, but with you there […]

Scholarships Available

by pcw1rick

SUMMER CAMP The C. E. Task Force gives scholarships to children of the church going to Christian camps in the summer. Forms are available in the Chapel on the table nearest the sanctuary doors. Camp forms are due back June 1. PLAG SCHOLARSHIP FOR SENIORS Graduating seniors who are going to attend college can apply […]

Christian Education: Spring Block: Our Amazing God

by pcw1rick

Our Amazing God Sundays at 11:00 AM May 5, May 19, and June 2 The Spring Block for Sunday Christian Education Classes will begin on May 5th at 11:00 am and be led by Van Lynch. The following topics will be: May 5: Our Supernatural God – which will deal with creation, miracles and power. […]


by Jack Hill
Easter flowers with silver cross

I love the church calendar this year. Sometimes Easter is so early that the natural blooms are still closed and all the Easter flowers we see have been forced and seem out of place. Having Easter to celebrate the end of April allows us to experience the re-birth of our environment as we herald the […]

Holy Week and Easter Tide Services

by pcw1rick
Flowers with cross draped in purple bunting

Sunday, April 14 Palm Sunday – 9:30 a.m. Worship Thursday, April 18 Maundy Thursday – 7:00 p.m. Worship Service Friday, April 19 Good Friday Service – 7:00 p.m. Worship Service Sunday, April 21 Easter Sunrise Service @ 6:30 a.m. St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church Easter Service – 9:30 a.m. Worship Service

From the Pastor: The season of Lent

by Phil Oehler
Lent Cross, Palm branches, nails

The season of Lent is a time of prayer, fasting and self-examination in preparation for the celebration of the resurrection of the Lord at Easter. It is a period of 40 days — like the flood of Genesis, Moses’ sojourn at Mount Sinai, Elijah’s journey to Mount Horeb, Jonah’s call to Ninevah to repent and […]

Eagle Scout Court of Honor

by pcw1rick
Eagle Scout Badge

You are cordially invited to the Eagle Scout Court of Honor for Lawrence C. Diehlman on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 2:00 pm The Court of Honor will take place in the sanctuary, reception following. Please R.S.V.P. by March 17, 2019 to the Diehlmans at 856-468-5269.

Lenten Devotionals

by pcw1rick
Crosses, Lenten Devotions

It’s not too late – there are still a variety of Lenten Devotionals available on the tables in the narthex and chapel. Pick one up today and add a Lenten devotion to your daily routine.

One Great Hour of Sharing

by pcw1rick
Fishes graphic

ONE GREAT HOUR OF SHARING offerings will be collected during Lent. These offerings support the Presbyterian Hunger Program and Presbyterian Disaster Assistance. Envelopes are available in the pews.

Donate One Item A Day

by pcw1rick

All are invited to participate in this Lenten project that will also help the Women’s Association Rummage Sale. Each day of Lent you are asked to donate one item and place it in the large kitchen size trash bag. At the end of Lent, you will have 40 items that can be donated to the […]