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Posts by Bonnie Stangl

Stepping Stones now has Keystone Stars Star 2 Status

We have had an AMAZING September here at Stepping Stones!  We passed out inspection with flying colors, are adding new children to our roster every week, and, perhaps most excitingly, after 7 months of hard work throughout the whole school Stepping Stones Nursery School and Daycare was awarded a Keystone Stars Star 2 status as of Thursday, September 17th!  Keystone Stars represents…

July 19th Worship

Dear Grace Family, In view of the pending excessive heat advisory, and with the difficulty of being able to determine this evening how soon the heat will arrive on Sunday earlier in the day, we are choosing to err on the side of caution, and to move us indoors tomorrow to worship. We do understand that 2/3rds of members earlier polled expressed…

Ordination of Women – 50th Anniversary

Today Marks 50 Years! From Presiding Bishop Eaton: Fifty years ago, on June 29, 1970, the Lutheran Church in America voted to change the word “man” to “person” in its bylaws and opened the door for the ordination of women. The church was led by the Spirit to change. Fifty years later we celebrate the anniversary as a whole church. In recognition…

Feeding and Being Fed

A member of Grace who has been making sandwiches remarked on how important it has been for her to have something to do in these weeks.  She has food and shelter and everything she and her family need.  She’s discovered that by responding to the basic need of providing food for someone who does not know where his or her next meal…

We Have Palm! And Outreach Opportunities

We can’t have our usual Palm Sunday procession, there’s no parade, but we do have palm for you!  Come and get it!  The palm will be out in a display in front of the Stepping Stones entrance under the portico – rain or shine – by 8 am on Sunday morning, Palm-Passion Sunday, Sunday, April 5th.  Take a piece for yourself and…

Grace Council Plan to Help Stop Spread of Virus, Suspends Worship for 2 weeks

Dear Friends at Grace, The Lord be with you! The Lord is with us! We have decided to close all public gatherings at Grace for two weeks, starting today, Friday, March 13th.  This includes worship on Sundays, March 15th and 22nd and the mid-week community Lenten service on Wednesday, March 18th  and our participation in the community Lenten service on March 25th. …