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September 2019 marks the beginning of a vibrant new youth ministry here at Saint Stephens! If your teen or tween is in Grades 6-8, they can join our Middle School Youth Group (friends are welcome and need not belong to Saint Stephens, but a completed Registration Form is required to ensure parental consent). Teens in high school can join our High School Youth Group (ditto on the friends thing!).
Here are the forms you'll need to get registered so you can come to meetings, activities, lock-ins, retreats, and all the fun!
Have any questions? Call Pastor Lucas at the church: 715.536.7322 or email him at: firstname.lastname@example.org
All children ages 0-19 who will participate in any of our youth Christian Education programs ... whether Sunday School, Faith Formation classes, or Youth Group ... should have a completed Registration form on file for the current program year. Download here.
Our current Confirmation Class (we're calling them 2019.2) will be confirmed on Sunday, December 8, 2019.
The next Confirmation Class (the Confirmation Class of 2020) will begin meeting on Wednesday, December 11, 2019. Confirmation will be a one-year program, beginning December 11, 2019, and culminating in confirmation of students on Sunday, December 13, 2020.
As we prepare for our new class to begin this December, we are requesting anyone interested in being confirmed at Saint Stephens, including all students 9th grade and older who have not been confirmed and plan to attend, AND ADULTS who have never been confirmed but would like to be ... to complete a Confirmation Registration Form and join our class. Forms are due back to Rev. Lucas or the church office by the beginning of November.
Please register early for this year's Vacation Bible School so we can order a workbook for your child. All are welcome.
This year's Vacation Bible School, Camp Moose On The Loose, will be held on July 8-12, 2019, here at Saint Stephens.
Please register before July 1, 2019, to ensure we have enough workbooks for all the children attending. Click here to download the form.
Tuesday, July 16, 2019, is the date for our annual Youth Trip to Noah's Ark Water Park in Wisconsin Dells! We'll be taking a bus to the water park and going down as a group. Youth Grades 6-12 (Class of 2019) are invited to join us! Friends are welcome, BUT each of you will need a Permission Slip to attend. Cost is as follows:
- Saint Stephens Youth = $15
- Saint Stephens Adult Members = $20
- Adult Nonmembers & Friends of Youth = $25
To apply for an Edward H. Staats and Mary Staats Memorial Scholarship, students must be a member of Saint Stephens United Church of Christ who has been active and faithful in its ministry. They must also be a student in good standing at their school who has demonstrated good scholastic standards. Additional requirements are noted on the Instructions and Application for the Edward H. Staats and Mary Staats Memorial Scholarship, available here for download. Please note: Graduating high school seniors will be given first preference regarding scholarships and amounts; however, university or technical undergraduate students in good standing are also welcome to apply.
Would you like to hold a meeting, class, or other function in our building complex? First, check with the office for availability and preliminary approval of your event at the desired date and time. Then, complete the Building Use Form and submit it to the office with your $25 deposit for final approval. Download here.
"Sisters Building Sisters" - A Spiritual Retreat for Women.
"So encourage one another and build up each other, just as you are doing now." - 1 Thessalonians 5:11
Women of all ages are invited to join us for the Third Annual Women's Retreat at Moon Beach in St. Germain, Wisconsin, from Friday evening, November 9, through Sunday, November 5. Walk in the woods, yoga, self-care, vespers, creative projects, and relax in the company of other women ...
Invite a friend, sister, daughter, mother ... hosted by Saint Stephens United Church of Christ (Merrill) and First Congregational United Church of Christ (Wisconsin Rapids). Cost is $165 and includes all but two activities (Yoga and Chair Massage are an additional fee) plus breakfast, lunch, and dinner on Saturday and brunch on Sunday. Cabins are heated and include modern bathroom facilities. (Joint occupancy) Just bring your own sheets (or sleeping bag), pillow, and towels. (Each bed is fitted with a handmade quilt.) Map/directions, schedule, and reminders will be sent after registration.
You deserve this! So register and come and refresh, renew, regroup, re-energize, and/or relax! Customize your retreat to meet your needs.
Registration Deadline: October 26, 2018. Print this Registration form, complete, and mail in with your payment.
This site is still under construction. More forms will be added soon!