St. Stephen Gatherings

 Aymes, Elijah "Eli"  & Ashley Davis 

Rebekah & Ryan Treannie

    Clyde & Pat Colwell

The Rite of Baptism

I baptize you Ashley...

I baptize you, Elijah...

See in this White Garment an outward sign of your Christian dignity...

Receive the Light of Christ...walk always

as a Child of the light...

Be sealed with the Holy Spirit...

...Ashley Albert

...Elijah Peter

...Aymes Patrick

...Clyde Francis

...Ryan Francis

Blessing of Marriage  ~  Ashley & Aymes

I take you... I will love and honor you

all the days of my life...

Bless these a

sign of your love and fidelity

Body of Christ. AMEN!

    Front:  Aymes, Ashley, and Eli Davis, Clyde Colwell, Ryan Treannie;

Back: Jason, Wendy, and Lukas McClamrock, S. Janis, Pat Colwell, and Rebekah Treannie

Welcome to

St. Stephen!

Ashley Davis

A native North Carolinian,

born and raised in Greensboro... a hospital lab research tech

at WFBMC working with radioactive tracer development used in cancer

and Alzheimer's research.

I'm married to Aymes and

we have a son, Eli.

I am a scientist, so I chose the

patron of science, Saint Albert

as my Confirmation name.

Wendy McClamrock is my sponsor.

Aymes Davis

Grew up in Durham, NC...oldest of three kids.   ...married to Ashley Davis...with 9 year old son, Eli, ...a graduate of NC Central University,

with a degree in biology.  

As Manager of Decedent Affairs at WFBMC,

I work with families when a death occurs.

We live in Elkin, just down the street from the church.  

I love Notre Dame football, Duke basketball, Red Sox baseball, and Bruins hockey.  I love to read the classics, history books, build WWI model airplanes and listen

to any music I can get my hands on.

I chose Patrick as my Confirmation name

and desire to share my faith as he did.

Jason McClamrock is my sponsor.

Elijah "Eli" Davis

Born in Winston-Salem, I am nine years old and I am the son of Aymes and Ashley Davis.  I am going into

the 4th grade. I like to play Fortnite

and Super Smash Bros.

I have four dogs and two cats. I chose Peter for my Confirmation name.

I'm like St. Peter in a lot of ways.

Lukas McClamrock is my sponsor.

Clyde Colwell

Born in Corming, NY, I hold a MA & PhD in Education from Penn State University. My career includes

being a Special Ed teacher and Principal

as well as the Superintendent of Schools in several school PA school districts. I am a USMC veteran.

I retired to NC followed by several more years as a Special Ed teacher in Durham and Johnston Counties. In my latest retirement, I established /co-own Carolina Heritage Vineyard and Winery with my wife, Pat, from 2005 to the present. I enjoy working in the vineyard and winery. 

I chose St. Francis as my Confirmation name.

Like St. Francis, I love all animals.

My beloved wife, Pat, is my sponsor.

Ryan Treannie

 I'm Catholic and originally from Canton, Massachusetts. I moved to Winston-Salem

in 2016. In May, I moved to East Bend.

I started coming to Saint Stephen in 2017 after meeting Rebekah, my bride as of May.

I enjoy hiking and being in nature in my spare time. I joined in the RCIA Journey to prepare for my Confirmation.

Thank you for welcoming me

into The Saint Stephen Community.

I chose Francis for my Confirmation name.

St. Francis is patron of animals and ecology. Like him I love animals and care for Earth.

My bride, my friend, Rebekah, is my sponsor.


Formed in 1955 in western North Carolina within the Charlotte diocese, St. Stephen in Elkin, is the one of three Catholic churches in Surry county; just south of the VA border. We strive to live our legacy of hospitality and generous service in word and deed. 

Sunday Liturgy:  9:00am

Sacrament of Reconciliation

by appointment,  (704) 763-2475


101 Hawthorne Road

Elkin, NC 28621

(336) 835-3007