Serving Together

St. Stephen's seeks to be the heart and hands of Christ to each other and in the world. God has called us to ministry in Aurora. To do this we partner with our neighbors to build a community that is safe, where hope lives.

In Our Church

Serve

  • Altar Guild

  • Acolytes (Children and Adults)

  • Music

    • Adult Choir

    • Bell Choir

  • Ushers

  • Greeters

  • Readers

  • Lay Assistants

  • Lay Eucharistic Visitors

  • Teachers and Youth Leaders

Celebrate

  • Baptism

  • Communion Classes

  • Weddings

Mourn

  • Funerals

Provide

St. Stephen’s donates to the St. Mark’s food pantry, the Aurora Interfaith food pantry, St. Francis Center (the Episcopal Diocese’s ministry to the homeless) and community groups. Monetary donations are welcome to assist those in need. We collect:

  • Soup and stews with pull tops that can be eaten out of the can

  • Peanut butter

  • Granola bars and packaged crackers

  • Canned fruit

  • Canned veggies

  • Canned beans

  • Canned meats

  • Dried beans and pasta

  • Coats for all ages (clean in good condition)

  • Men’s socks, underwear and gloves (new)

  • Toiletries, especially sanitary products for women

In Our Community

These are the neighbors who are our partners in ministry:

St Mark's ELCA Lutheran - 111 Del Mar Circle

  • Weekly food pantry

  • Summer Bible School

Families Forward Resource Center

Families Forward offers weekly classes in Spanish that promote the empowerment of Hispanic women and their families. These classes are held at St Stephen's.

  • Diabetes prevention

  • Healthy cooking

  • Nurturing parenting

  • Zumba

TOTES FOR HOPE (WITH THE Food Bank of the Rockies)

  • Each week we pack and distribute supplemental food for over 50 families

Aurora Warms the Night

  • Warm clothing and lodging assistance during the winter

  • Lunches for the hot weather shelter during summer months

Assistance for Sudan

  • During Spring each year

Thanksgiving Baskets

CHRISTMAS PRESENTS FOR CHILDREN IN NEED