Saint Stephen Lutheran Church

1155 Hillside Avenue • Antioch, IL • 60002 • 847-395-3359

 

SUNDAY, APRIL 13, 2014 ..

PALM SUNDAY / SUNDAY of the PASSION


8:00 am and 10:30 am — WORSHIP with PROCESSION of the PALMS and HOLY COMMUNION

COFFEE HOUR — following 8:00 am worship

EDUCATION HOUR 9:15 am to 10:15 am

12:30 pm — Fellowship Hall is in use

MONDAY, April 14, 2014 .. HOLY WEEK BEGINS
.. 7:00 pm .. Cub Scout Den meeting
TUESDAY, April 15, 2014(income tax day)
.. 9:30 am; Weight Watchers
.. 10:00 am .. Bible Study
.. 2:00 to 4:00 pm .. April Diabetes Support Group at AUMC
WEDNESDAY, April 16, 2014
.. NO MID-WEEK LENTEN ACTIVITIES TODAY
.. 5:30 pm .. Saint Stephen Bells
.. 7:00 pm .. Saint Stephen Singers

THURSDAY, April 17, 2014 .. MAUNDY THURSDAY
.. Noon and 7:15 pm .. Maundy Thursday worship 
FRIDAY, April 18, 2014 .. GOOD FRIDAY.. 12:00 noon .. Good Friday “Service of Shadows” ..
.. 7:00 pm .. Good Friday “Taize Worship”
SATURDAY, April 19, 2014 .. EASTER SATURDAY
.. EASTER VIGIL ..
.. 8:00 pm .. Easter Vigil Worship .. “Service of Light” .. Readings .. Renewal of Baptismal Vows


SUNDAY, April 20, 2014 ..
   EASTER SUNDAY / The RESURRECTION of OUR LORD
.. 6:00 am .. SONrise Worship with Holy Communion
.. 8:00 am .. FESTIVAL WORSHIP with HOLY COMMUNION
.. 8:00 am .. Easter Brunch begins serving in the Fellowship Hall, until 11:00 am; a FREE-WILL offering will be taken
.. 10:30 am .. FESTIVAL WORSHIP with HOLY COMMUNION


Saint Stephen Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

1155 Hillside Avenue, Antioch, IL 60002 • 847-395-3359

( http://www.saintstephenofantioch.org/ )


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OTHER ANNOUNCEMENTS and NOTES —


"Walk to Jerusalem"Please remember to report your step counts!


ANTIOCH COMMUNITY COUNSELING SERVICES (ACCS)

ACCS is now open at SAINT IGNATIUS EPISCOPAL CHURCH. Call them DIRECT at  847-454-3111 for information or an appointment.


GRIEF GROUP
One benefit of ACCS is a group session which will be starting soon for those who are grieving. You do need to register for this group as there is a registration fee (scholarships are available). Call 847-395-1259 for more info or to sign up. The session will be each MONDAY morning beginning at 9:30 am, February 17th to April 7th.


A MATTER of BALANCE

Learning ways to avoid falling, for whatever the reason (most often balance-related). Classes begin April 28th, 9:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m., at SAINT STEPHEN LUTHERAN CHURCH. Call 847-395-1259 to reserve a spot. Space is limited and fills fast.


DIABETES EDUCATION and SUPPORT GROUP

Classes are FREE and are held at AUMC every two weeks from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Call 847-395-1259 for more info or to sign up.


KNITTERS and CROCHETERS

The March evening meeting has been canceled due to scheduling conflicts.  See you in April!


CARING FRIENDS ..

  The Tri-Parish Volunteer Ministry group is available for transportation to medical appointments or for friendly visits. If you, or someone you know, can use some help, please call. 

  If you can help, more volunteers are needed to drive, make visits, or make some meals.  No commitment is needed; serve at a time convenient to you.

  More info? Call  847-395-1259