St. Stefanos Adult Ministries

St. Stefanos Book Store

The book store is open on Sundays during Coffee Fellowship after Divine Liturgy in our Fellowship Hall. Our Bookstore is a great resource to purchase educational, theological, liturgical, and children books, icons, incense and much more to empower the enrichment of a person’s faith. 

Leader: Harriet Crozier (hcrozier@tampabay.rr.com

Discover Orthodoxy

We will introduce and explore the history of Orthodox Faith, our doctrine, and tradition. This class is for anyone who wants to be introduced or to learn about the Orthodox faith, even those who were baptized as a baby and would like a refresher course!

Ministry Audience: People of All Faiths, People converting to Orthodoxy, and Orthodox Christians 18+

Leader: Rev. Fr. Sampson N. Kasapakis (Frsampson@ststefanos.org)

Bible Study:

Coming Soon we will have a weekly bible study that explores the Old and New Testament of the Bible. We will also be referencing some Biblical Commentaries to assist us in our study!

Ministry Audience: People of All Faiths, People converting to Orthodoxy, and Orthodox Christians 18+

Leader: Rev. Fr. Sampson N. Kasapakis (Frsampson@ststefanos.org)

Orthodox Business Networking 

Our parishioners have their own jobs, businesses, and careers that they work hard at during the week and this ministry gives all of us an opportunity to support one another by connecting our businesses and shopping locally in Pensacola,FL. It also allows for us to support one another mentally by checking in with one another about how each persons work life is going. 

Ministry Audience: All Adults in a workplace. 

Leader: TBD (If interested, Contact Fr. Sampson at Frsampson@ststefanos.org)

Newly Wed Ministry

The Newly Wed Ministry offers an opportunity for couples who are currently engaged, or in the beginning of their marriages to have an opportunity to support one another as they grow closer to their loved one and to God. This will allow them to lay a firm foundation of their relationship. 

Ministry Audience: Anyone who is currently engaged awaiting marriage up to 3 years of marriage

Leader: TBD (If interested, Contact Fr. Sampson at Frsampson@ststefanos.org)

Agape Ministry:

For our parishioners who are young at heart! This is a great fellowship opportunity for our parishioners that will have a variety of fun activities that benefit our health and allow us to get together to socialize.

Ministry Audience: Parishioners aged 60+

Leader: Charles Stamoulis (cstamoulis@gmail.com)

Prayer Group: 

St Stefanos Prayer group has been active for many years here in our community. Our prayer list continues to grow, which gives us a great blessing to pray for our brothers and sisters who are in need of prayer. We invite you to join us every Friday at 10:00 AM and we meet for usually 40 minutes. 

Leaders: Doris Shearer and Dr. Thelma Maragos