“Informed: Life is Worth Living” Video Presentation

The Life Matters committee will be showing the video “INFORMED: Life is Worth Living” after the 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. Masses Sunday, May 7, in FCC 10. The video will last about 30 minutes and will cover topics such as: Organ donation Facing a disability challenge Understanding critical medical decisions Understanding depression and dying Choosing…

Bake Sale

You are invited to participate in the upcoming parish bake sale hosted by St. Stephen’s Youth Ministries (SSYM).   The sale will be held after the 5:00 p.m., 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Masses the weekend of April 8-9.  All parishioners are invited to help make the sale a HUGE success by donating yummy homemade…

March Blood Drive

Memorial Blood Centers is holding a blood drive Sunday, March 19 from 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in FCC Rooms 6-8. All blood types are needed—especially O negative (O-) and O positive (O+). Donors must bring identification, eat before donating, and be free of cold or flu symptoms for three days prior to donation. There…

March Food Drive

Our March food drive for ACBC (Anoka County Brotherhood Council) will be held the weekend of March 11/12.  The cash/check contributions for the second collection that weekend will be given to ACBC as well. Items may be dropped off in Faith Community Center Room 9 before/after weekend Masses. Thank you for your generosity!

Catholics at the Capitol

Minnesota faces real challenges: Assisted Suicide, Failing Schools, Family Poverty. Catholics are called to respond. PROTECT LIFE & HUMAN DIGNITY Thursday, March 9, 2017        9 AM – 4 PM River Centre/State Capitol, Saint Paul, Minnesota Recently many people have taken to the streets, the sound waves, and social media to express their views and advance their…

Mid-Winter Breakfast

Join us for a delicious breakfast February 5 following the 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. Masses. Menu includes scrambled eggs, pancakes, French toast sticks, sausage, salsa, syrup, coffee, milk and orange juice. Free will offering with proceeds donated to Stepping Stone Emergency Housing. Hosted by the Knights of Columbus.

Join the 44th “March for Life” Event

Each year thousands of pro-lifers from across the state meet at the State Capitol January 22, the anniversary of the Supreme Court’s devastating 1973 Roe v. Wade decision. The March has a new time this year, and will be held from 2:00-3:00 p.m. Because the March falls on a Sunday, the prayer service at the…

Blood Drive

Memorial Blood Centers is holding a blood drive Sunday, January 22 from 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in FCC Rooms 6-8. Memorial Blood Centers is partnering with the Minnesota Timberwolves to celebrate National Blood Donor Month. As a thank you for helping save lives, all presenting blood donors will receive a voucher* redeemable for two…

Prayer Vigil for Hope, Healing and Mercy

For over forty years, legalized abortion has left many men and women empty, confused and longing to be whole again. This vigil is open to all and is a special invitation to those who have been hurt by abortion.  Pray for hope and healing.  The event begins with a Mass at 7:00 p.m. celebrated by…

Women of Wonder Christmas Social

We will celebrate Christmas together! All women of St. Stephen (and friends) are welcome to join us for a fun and fabulous evening filled with Music, Games, Door Prizes, Great Conversations, Appetizers, Desserts, and Beverages!!! It is POTLUCK, so bring an appetizer or a dessert to share! Beverages will be provided! If you have a…