Draw Close to God during Lent


Come Away with Jesus for Twenty Minutes a Day!

Spend twenty minutes a day during Lent praying with ancient Christian prayer practices.

Each Sunday during Lent (March 5-April 2), all are invited to gather after church from 11:40-12:30 in the Fellowship Room. Over the course of six weeks, Esther and Cynthia will introduce different ways of praying used by Saints Benedict, Ignatius, Teresa of Avila and the author of the Cloud of Unknowing.

You are invited to try out praying in one of these ways for 20 minutes each day. When we meet again on Sunday, we’ll talk about how it went, deepen our practice or try out another one.

Contact the church office to sign up.

Come Away with Jesus for a Day!

Lenten Prayer Retreat: Praying with Jesus through Landscapes of Life
Saturday, April 1
9:15-2:30pm (times to be confirmed)
St. Stephen the Martyr Anglican Church

Facilitators: Spiritual directors from SoulStream Contemplative Christian Community

Cost: $50
Includes snacks and a light lunch
All proceeds go to SoulStream.

Format includes:

  • Short times of teaching
  • Opportunities for personal prayer and reflection (approx. 20 minutes each)
  • Group sharing (optional)

To register, please visit SoulStream website.

About St Stephen the Martyr Anglican

St. Stephen the Martyr is a multicultural congregation, with members representing several ethnic groups, races and cultures. The congregation gathers for worship at 10 am on Sundays and church festivals, to celebrate Holy Eucharist and engage in Christian formation.
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