Tag: St Stevens Catholic Church

St. Stevens “Swing into Spring” Fashion Show

Fashion show models: front row Esther, Debbie, Jan and Sandy; back row Winnie, Joyce, Rita and Ursula

Our Ladies Guild Luncheon and Fashion Show, Swing into Spring fundraiser, will soon be here! So on March 9 bring your ticket with your name written on the back of the top and on the bottom, and we’ll see you at the Oakwood Country Club starting at 11:00 a.m. with lunch being served at noon.…

Faustina, Messenger of Divine Mercy coming to Chandler

St. Luke Productions is bringing Faustina, Messenger of Divine Mercy, a one woman live drama to the Hamilton High School Auditorium, 3700 South Arizona Avenue, Chandler, Arizona on Sunday, January 10, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. and it is being sponsored by Sun Lakes St. Steven’s Church Respect Life and Divine Mercy ministries. Sister Faustina was…

St. Steven’s Ladies Guild announces new officers

New officers pictured (right to left) Treasurer Anne Bracchi, President Rose Pachura, Secretary Shirley Mukhar (absent – stand-in was Sandra Yokobosky) and Vice President Jacquie Peterson.

Rose Pachura The St. Steven’s Ladies Guild held their new officers installation on Monday, May 11 in St. Steven’s Church, with Father Pierre Hissey, Pastor, presiding. After the installation there was a fun night dinner at Floridino’s restaurant. Ladies Guild meetings will start again in the fall. For information contact Publicity Chair Millie Kowalski at…

Miracles in the Rain

Rabbi Irwin Wiener, D.D. I borrowed this title from a movie I saw recently, vintage 1956, starring Jane Wyman and Van Johnson. It was both moving and heart wrenching. It was nostalgic and timely. It was all these things and more. The saying goes that art imitates life and that is true in most instances.…

St. Steven’s is celebrating 154 years of service

Fr. Leo Pierre Hissey

St. Steven’s Catholic community is celebrating 154 years of service in ordained ministry to the church. Come join us as we honor our priests and deacons ordained to serve. Reception is in the Great Hall on Sunday, May 31 from 2:00–4:00 p.m. The following are being honored: Fr. Leo Pierre Hissey – 49 years Fr.…

St. Steven’s Ladies Guild news

The St. Steven’s Ladies Guild will meet January 12 at 7:00 p.m. in the Church Great Hall. The Catholic Area Agency on Aging will provide a presentation on how to avoid being taken in by scam artists. Additional information is available from Rose Pachura at 802-0775. Spiritual message and prayer will be led by Father…

St. Peter’s mission trip

The visit to St. Peter Indian Mission is scheduled for January 14 for paid members only of the St. Steven’s Ladies Guild. You may sign up for the trip at the January 12 meeting and the cost of the luncheon is $10. For more information call Mary Vitolo at 480-235-6533.

Knights of Columbus installs new officers

Pictured left to right - front row: Financial Secretary SK* Larry Edwards, Deputy Grand Knight SK Ed Berger, Chaplain SK Fr Pierre Hissey, Grand Knight SK Thom Phar, Chancellor SK Peter Bracchi, and Warden SK Chuck Melchioris; second row: District Warden SK Keith Baker, Recorder Nick Nichols, Trustee one year SK George Holland, Trustee two years SK Albert Forte, Trustee three years SK Marcel Baadte, Treasurer SK Paul DeRose, and District Deputy Tony Dickherber; back row: Inside Guard George LeFrance and Advocate SK Lawrence Lazzara *SK - Sir Knight (individual has attained the level of fourth Degree Knight)

Thom Phar The Knights of Columbus Council 9678 installed their new officers for the fraternal year 2014–2015 on May 19 at the St Steven’s Catholic Church in Sun Lakes. The Knights of Columbus Council is over 26 years of age and continues to be a strong Catholic men’s fraternal group within Sun Lakes. The council…

St. Steven’s Ladies Guild holds baby shower

Dorothy Bobek-Vacin The St. Stevens Catholic Church Ladies Guild hosted a baby shower for Maggie’s Place, a home for unwed mothers April 14 at the St. Stevens Catholic Church Great Hall. More than 40 guild members attended and brought a variety of baby gifts or gifts for new mothers. Maggie’s Place resident manager Rebecca Kirch…