10.00am Parish Community Eucharist celebrating Music Sunday Preacher: from the Royal School of Church Music.
12.00pm Community Gardening Come and help to make our church grounds look more beautiful followed by a sandwich
6.00pm Evensong celebrating the life of St Stephen Preacher: Andrew Crawford, our weekday verger.
MONDAY 17th JUNE
12.30pm Cherishing our Church A walking tour with John Turpin, veteran member of St Stephen’s congregation
3.00pm Special Cream Teas at Tea@3
7.00pm Sing with the English Baroque Choir! St Stephen's is home to EBC on a Monday evening, when the choir regularly rehearses in the church. Come and join us and have some fun singing together. Never sung with other people before? Never mind! Can't read music? So what? Jeremy Jackman will lead the singing till 7.45, then we'll have a cuppa together - a different sort of Happy Hour!
TUESDAY 18th JUNE
7.30am Begin the day with a Community Yoga Class (donations only) led by our Charlie Smith. This is followed by a cuppa and fellowship. All abilities welcome.
1.00pm A concert by pupils from Burdett-Coutts Primary School
WEDNESDAY 19th JUNE
12.30pm Holy Communion (BCP) in Church
7.00pm Artificial Intelligence & Faith in today’s world: A taster All are welcome to a discussion on how Artificial Intelligence (AI) impacts our faith as Christians and our lives in the world. No prior knowledge required. We will explore topics which relate to the life of St Stephen’s such as our ‘Slow Art’ sessions and consider some of the ethical concerns, social impact and promises of AI. The presenters will be Kevin Walsh (physics teacher); Jeremy Cavanagh (engineer and systems designer) and Matt Harbage (priest).
THURSDAY 20th JUNE
1pm A lunchtime recital by Westminster Boys’ Choir Directed by Jeremy Walker, the boys’ choir from Westminster Under School will perform a selection of anthems from the programme for their forthcoming tour of Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro.
6.30pm Corpus Christi Eucharist with The Civil Service Choir Gjeilo Sunrise Mass Preacher: Revd Richard Carter, Associate Vicar for Mission, St Martin-in-the-Fields Followed by light buffet at the back of church.
FRIDAY 21st JUNE
1.00pm Songs of the Heart and Spirit Vaughan Williams’ ‘Five Mystical Songs’ in a programme that will also include works by JS Bach and Mendelssohn on sacred themes. Ashley Holt, bass baritone and Jodie Schloss, piano.
SATURDAY 22nd JUNE
12.00pm Burdett-Coutts & Townsend Foundation CE Primary School Summer Fair St Stephen’s Church is proud of its strong association with our church school. All our welcome to visit the school to take part in activities to help raise money for the Friends of Burdett-Coutts.
SUNDAY 23rd JUNE
10.00am Parish Community Eucharist Preacher: The Most Revd Dr Josiah Idowu-Fearon, Secretary General of the Anglican Communion
6.00pm Evensong Preacher: Revd John Hicks, Priest-in-Charge, St Barnabas, Pimlico
All these events are free of charge with a retiring collection for the work of our church
All these events take place in the Church at St. Stephen’s Church, Rochester Row, SW1P 1LE
For more information contact the Parish Office at St. Stephen’s House, Hide Place, SW1P 4NJ or firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 7834 0950
St Stephen’s Church, Rochester Row, London, SW1P 1LE
Parish Office: St Stephen’s House, Hide Place, London SW1P 4NJ