Welcome to St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, "the little church with the big heart." We are located on Pittsfield's historic Main Street, adjacent to Dustin Park. For driving directions, click here.
Our Sunday worship time is 9:30 a.m.. All are welcome, without exception, to receive Holy Communion.
We believe that all we are and all we have are gifts from God, and we are thankful. It is our mission to share the love of God with each other and with the rest of the world.
We update regularly, so "refresh" this page and our weekly bulletin for content added since your last visit!
NEWS & NOTES
GAUDETE SUNDAY: Thw third Sunday in Advent, is Gaudete (pronounced gow-da-tay) Sunday, also known as Rose Sunday and is symbolized by the inclusion of a pink candle among the four candles of the Advent wreath. The term is derived from the Latin opening words of the introit, "Rejoice (Gaudete) in the Lord always." This theme expresses the joy of anticipation at the approach of the Christmas celebration. We also honor the Virgin Mary this day.
SLOW DOWN; BE QUIET: St. Stephen’s is offering contemplative prayer and0 Compline during Advent on Wednesday evenings at 6:30 PM beginning on December 3.
SOX APPEAL: From now through December, place your your donations of new socks, hats, and mittens for the needy (young and old) in the Sox Box. The Outreach Team will distribute these offerings where they are most needed.
BISHOP'S VISITATION: Join us in welcoming Bishop Rob Hirschfeld to our parish on Sunday, January 18!