Proclaiming the Kingdom of God,
right here, right now.
St. Stephens Episcopal Church is an Episcopal parish in Blytheville, Arkansas and one of fifty-seven congregations in the Episcopal Diocese of Arkansas. For a history of the Diocese, watch this video.
The Book of Common Prayer states that the mission of the church is "to restore all people to unity with God and each other in Christ."
BCP Catechism p. 855
This is our mission at St. Stephens. We welcome you!
9:00 am Holy Eucharist
10:00 am Fellowship and Discussion
The Rev. John Scott Trotter
1512 Willow Drive
Blytheville, AR 72315
RECYCLING IN BLYTHEVILLE
Ft. Scott Trotter mentioned in a recent sermon that God giving us dominion over creation does not mean do with as we please (domination) but rather creation is given into our care. Recycling is one way to care for creation. Here is information about recycling in Blytheville:
The Lessons Appointed for
the Twenty Third Sunday after Pentecost
Proper 25 Year C
October 23, 2016
Almighty and everlasting God, increase in us the gifts of faith, hope, and charity; and, that we may obtain what you promise, make us love what you command; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.
Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, Ravenna, Italy, 6th-c.