December 16, 2022: SuperGrads Annual Christmas Luncheon

All seniors of the parish are invited to join the SuperGrads for their Annual Christmas Luncheon on Friday, December 16th at Clark Home – 1551 Franklin SE, GR 49506 10:30 AM – Mass at Clark Home Chapel – Second Floor 11:00 AM – Proceed to Dining Room – Second Floor next to Chapel Catered Meal: […]

November 30, 2022: Advent by Candlelight

All are welcome! We will take a look at Sr. Miriam James Heidland’s Advent Series titled, BEHOLD. Let the Holy Family guide you through this Advent season. Wednesday, Nov. 30 6:30 PM Mass 7:00 PM Gathering in the parish office Please RSVP to Brittany at

December 13, 2022: Behold the Mystery: A Diocesan Evening of Adoration

December 13 7-8 p.m. Through the national Eucharistic Revival, we are called into the mystery of communion with our Lord and invited to renew our belief in the Real Presence. On December 13, from 7-8 p.m., exposition of the Holy Eucharist will be celebrated here at Saint Stephen and in almost all parishes of the […]

December 17, 2022: Giving Tree – Gifts to Parish

The Giving Tree is here! For many years, it has been a Saint Stephen tradition to help families in need with our Giving Tree project. This year we are helping families in our community with gifts for Christmas.   You will see 1 tree in the back of church filled with paper ornaments. Each ornament […]

Little Flowers Girls Club

Saint Stephen Parish will be leading a Little Flowers group this year for girls in first through fourth grade. This is a group where the girls learn about virtues of the Catholic Church, including: mercy, courage, joy/mirthfulness, generosity, prudence, wisdom, justice, loyalty, and perseverance. The name Little Flowers comes from St. Theresa, also known as […]

Invitation to Serve as a Liturgical Minister

Dear Friends in Christ, I write today about liturgical ministry. This is serving a role during Sunday Mass for the building up of the community and at the service of God. Some examples: lector, usher, altar server. First, I would like to make a distinction between liturgical ministry and participation at Mass. Everyone at Mass […]