Morning Prayer

Occuring
Every Friday at for 30 mins
Venue
St Stephen
Address

Every Friday there will be a service of Morning Prayer using Zoom. Please contact the Parish Office or the Vicar for details.
Why not join us online for this 30-minute short service? We use the 'Daily Prayer' service from the Church of England. Participants can choose whether to just listen to the service, remaining on mute and without their camera turned on, or you can join in with reading parts of the service if you're happy to do so. Please speak to Becky if you'd like to know more about this.

Community Shed

Occuring
Every Friday at for 2 hours
Venue
St Stephen
Address
Watling Street, St Albans, AL1 2PT, United Kingdom

This is a group which started recently at St Stephen’s which aims to provide a space for social interaction and craft sessions for people in the parish to combat loneliness and isolation. Come along and make new friends. It is free to attend but donations will be welcome. The group will meet term time only.

Holy Communion - Book of Common Prayer

Occuring
Every Sunday at for 1 hour
Venue
St Stephen
Address
Watling Street, St Albans, AL1 2PT, United Kingdom

A service of Holy Communion, using the Book of Common Prayer.

Parish Communion Service from St Julian's

Occuring
Every Sunday at for 1 hour
Venue
St Julian's
Address
St Julian's, 3, Abbott's Avenue St. Albans, AL1 2HY, United Kingdom

Service of Holy Communion, live and (one week each month) online. To join the online service or watch a recording, please go to our YouTube channel at https://youtube.com/live/i4WE2X_rOVA?feature=share
In the weeks when it is not online, the Parish Communion Service from St Stephens at 10am will be online: please look at that entry for the link.
The Service Sheet can be found in the News and Notices - Notice Sheets section.

Parish Communion Service from St Stephen's

Occuring
Every Sunday at for 1 hour
Venue
St Stephen
Address
Watling Street, St Albans, AL1 2PT, United Kingdom

This service runs live and (in most weeks) online.
On the Sundays when it isn't online, the 9:30 Communion Service from St Julian's will be - please look at the Parish Communion from St Julian's entry on this page.
You can find the service sheet and Together in Prayer in the News and Notices - Notice Sheets section.
On the last Sunday in the month (usually) this is a family friendly All Together Worship service.

Morning Prayer

Occuring
Every Tuesday at for 30 mins
Venue
St Stephen
Address
Watling Street, St Albans, AL1 2PT, United Kingdom

Short live service of Morning Prayer

Holy Communion

Occuring
Every Wednesday at for 1 hour
Venue
St Stephen
Address
Watling Street, St Albans, AL1 2PT, United Kingdom

Live Service of Holy Communion usually followed by coffee and cakes.

Coffee and chat at St Stephen's

Occuring
Every Wednesday at for 1 hour
Venue
St Stephen
Address
Watling Street, St Albans, AL1 2PT, United Kingdom

A coffee and chat session for the older members of the church and community to meet for an hour or so. It will run every Wednesday in the Lady Chapel starting at 10.15am.

Parish Walk around Leavesden Park

Occuring
for 4 hours
Venue
St Stephen
Address
Watling Street, St Albans, AL1 2PT, United Kingdom

The Parish Walking Group will be walking in Leavesden Park. Meet at St Stephen's Church at noon. Lifts are likely to be available, and a refreshment break afterwards.

Jumble sale

Occuring
for 2 hours
Venue
St Stephen
Address
Watling Street, St Albans, AL1 2PT, United Kingdom

Sale of loved but currently unwanted treasures.
Please note change of timings from the original announcement.

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Summer Fair, with Christian Aid stall selling plants

Occuring
for 3 hours
Venue
St Julian's
Address
St Julian's, 3, Abbott's Avenue St. Albans, AL1 2HY, United Kingdom

Summer Fair with light lunches, books, toys, bric-a-brac and competitions.
Because we had to cancel our Christian Aid day, we are running a plant stall at this event specifically for Christian Aid where you can buy as well as making donations.

Sopwell Gathering

Occuring
for 5 hours
Venue
Sopwell Community Hub
Address
Sopwell Community Hub, off Cottonmill Lane St Albans, AL1 2EF

The annual fun event for the community, formerly Larks in the Parks.
Timings to be confirmed - please check nearer the day.

Desert Island Discs

Occuring
for 2 hours, 30 mins
Venue
St Julian's
Address
St Julian's, 3, Abbott's Avenue St. Albans, AL1 2HY, United Kingdom

Our ever-popular evening of music and chat. Geoff Lackey will be interviewed by Martin Banister: there will be a buffet meal half-way through.
Tickets will be available shortly.

Books and cream teas

Occuring
for 2 hours, 30 mins
Venue
St Julian's
Address
St Julian's, 3, Abbott's Avenue St. Albans, AL1 2HY, United Kingdom

Sale of books, CDs and such-like: cream teas available to buy too.

Autumn Fair

Occuring
for 3 hours
Venue
St Julian's
Address
St Julian's, 3, Abbott's Avenue St. Albans, AL1 2HY, United Kingdom

Traditional Autumn Fair, with competitions, raffles, tombolas, light lunches, book and CD stall, toys and games.

Sunday Explorers

Occuring
Sunday 03 September 2023 at for 45 mins
Venue
St Stephen
Address
Watling Street, St Albans, AL1 2PT, United Kingdom

Sunday Explorers will happen once a month, starting at 10am.
It is a fun teaching event, aimed at young people.
The September session will include a Blessing of School Bags and teachers at the end of the service. Teachers and families with primary school age children are invited to attend (and bring school bags).

Saturdays @ 5

Occuring
Saturday 15 July 2023, Saturday 16 September 2023 at for 1 hour, 30 mins
Venue
St Stephen
Address
Watling Street, St Albans, AL1 2PT, United Kingdom

Come and join us at St Stephen’s for games, crafting, maybe a bit of drama too as well as looking at some of the Bible and
thinking and learning together. This group will meet at 5pm for an hour and a half and will include drinks and a light meal for the kids. Aimed at children from 5 and up.
On 10 December, there will be a Christingle service at 6.

Communion preparation

Occuring
Sunday 14 April 2024, Sunday 28 April 2024, Sunday 12 May 2024, Sunday 19 May 2024 at for 1 hour
Venue
St Stephen
Address
Watling Street, St Albans, AL1 2PT, United Kingdom

These start in April on Sunday afternoons. This is for children aged seven and above who would like to start receiving Holy Communion. Please contact Becky (if you haven’t already) if you would like your child to take part.