Jan. 24, 2021

January 25th, 2021|

CORRECTED BULLETIN FOR JANUARY 24, 2021 Below is a corrected version of Sunday's Bulletin.  Please excuse the mistake which caused the sending of a new copy! Attachments: January 24, 2021 3 14th Luke.pdf

JAN. 17, 2021

January 15th, 2021|

Please find attached below a copy of this coming Sunday's Bulletin for your prayerful preparation. Whether you are participaing in person or virtually, we must mke ready for the sacred Mysteries of our Salvation.  Let us keep in fervent prayer all who suffer because of the present pandemic and those [...]

REGISTRATION FOR SUNDAY, JANUARY 17, 2021

January 11th, 2021|

Divine Liturgy: Sunday, January 17, 2021 ORTHROS 8:15 AM and DIVINE LITURGY 9:30 AM As Orthodox Christians we live our faith and worship in the real world of our faith community -- the Church. For the past six months, however, we have lived it in the far less satisfying atmosphere [...]

JAN. 10, 2021

January 8th, 2021|

ST. GEORGE BULLETIN FOR JAN. 10, 2021                               THE SUNDAY AFTER HOLY THEOPHANY THE FEAST OF OUR HOLY FATHER ST. GREGORY OF NYSSA Please find attached below the Bulletin for Sunday, January 10, the Sunday After [...]

A BLESSED THEOPHANY TO THE BELOVED OF ST. GEORGE

January 6th, 2021|

"Lord, when You were baptized in the Jordan, the worship of the Trinity was made manifest. For the voice of the Father gave witness to You, calling You Beloved; and the Spirit, in the form of a dove, confirmed the certainty of His words. Glory to You, Christ our God, [...]

REGISTRATION FOR DIVINE SERVICES ON JANUARY 10

January 4th, 2021|

Divine Liturgy: Sunday, January 10, 2021 ORTHROS 8:15 AM and DIVINE LITURGY 9:30 AM As Orthodox Christians we live our faith and worship in the real world of our faith community -- the Church. For the past six months, however, we have lived it in the far less satisfying atmosphere of [...]

Jan. 3, 2021

January 4th, 2021|

ST. GEORGE BULLETIN FOR JANUARY 3 Christ is born!  Glorify Him! Please find attached the Bulletin for Sunday, Januaryy 3, for your prayerful preparation.   May the New Year ahead bring you peace, health, and the promise of hope in your hearts!  Glory to God for all things! Attachments: January 3, [...]

HELEN BARBARA CHARUHAS REPOSES IN THE LORD

January 4th, 2021|

Our sister Helen Barbara Charuhas fell asleep in the Lord on Wednesday, December 16 in the 77th year of her earthly life. She was born to Bessie and the late Michael Ahiouris. She was the beloved wife of Peter Charuhas; loving mother of the late Gina and the late Taki Charuhas; [...]

KONSTANTINA (DINA) STOIDES REPOSES IN THE LORD

January 4th, 2021|

Our sister Konstantina (Dina) Stoides fell asleep in the Lord on December 22 in the 76th year of her earthly life.  She was the wife of the late John G. Stoides and is survived by her loving children and grandchildren: Kathy (Mike Phipps and granddaughter Dina), Bessie (Manny Staurulakis, and granddaughters [...]

Dec. 27, 2020

January 4th, 2021|

NATIVITY GREETINGS AND BULLETIN FOR DEC. 27 CHRIST IS BORN!  GLORIFY HIM! May Christ the Lord, who took on our human flesh as a sign of His Eternal Father's great love for us, bless you and your families this Christmastide. May He bring peace to your hearts and your homes [...]

Dec. 25, 2020

January 4th, 2021|

BULLETIN FOR THE NATIVITY OF THE LORD In anticipation of the Great Feast of the Nativity of the Lord Jesus Christ in the Flesh, please accept the Bulletin for the Eve of the Nativity and for the feast itself,  Prepare prayerfully, whether you will be at the Divine Services in [...]

THE DIFFERENCE A GREETING MAKES

January 4th, 2021|

“Christ is Born, glorify Him.  Christ is from Heaven, receive ye Him.  Christ is on earth, be ye exalted.  O all the earth, sing unto the Lord…” (Ode 1, Nativity Canon). These words begin the Nativity Canon sung during Matins on December 24 and at each major Vigil Service during [...]

Dec. 13, 2020

January 4th, 2021|

Pleae find attached below a copy of Sunday's Bulletin for your prayerful preparation for Divine Liturgy.  Let us continue tp pray for one another during this uncertain time.   The Bulletin includes the schedule of Divine Services for the Great Feasts of the Lord's Nativity and Theophany. Attachments: December 20, 2020 [...]

Divine Services for Nativity

December 17th, 2020|

IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING UPCOMING SERVICES Maranatha! Come, Lord Jesus! Please find below important information regaarding the Divine Services for Nativity and Theophany -- including links for registration for them all.  Everything you need to know is here, in one place, to make it easy for you.  A reminder that all [...]

KIND-H Kids In Need During the Holidays

December 14th, 2020|

Dear Hope & Joy Families, We are collecting donations of the following items this week through Saturday, December 19th for Kind-H https://www.kindh.org/ - New, unwrapped toys or crafts - New (with tags) clothing for children of any age, especially cold weather clothing - Grocery store gift cards (Giant, Safeway) If [...]

YAL ANGEL TREE DONATION FOR CHRISTINA KANGELARIS

December 14th, 2020|

With the sudden passing of our dear friend, Christina Kangelaris, our St. George Young Adult League has chosen to support the Angel Tree children this holiday season on behalf of Christina’s memory, since she spent time volunteering within prison and juvenile correction centers. The Angel Tree program is a part of The Prision [...]

DIAKONISSA AMALIA COLLIS KENT REPOSES IN THE LORD

December 14th, 2020|

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the repose of our sister, Diakonissa Amalia (Lia) Collis Kent, whom the Lord called to Himself in peace on December 11th in the 56th year of her earthly life.  The daughter of the late Peter Tak Collis, she is survived by her beloved [...]

ACCEPTING THE INVITATION TO THE TABLE OF LOVE

December 14th, 2020|

For Orthodox Christians, life is the experience of entering ever more deeply into the many and eternal banquets of Christ. The banquet of His love that we feast upon when we discover and convert to Him in our hearts. The banquet of repentance, where the Father makes merry when we [...]

Dec. 13, 2020

December 11th, 2020|

ST. GEORGE BULLETIN FOR DEC. 13. 2020 Please find attached a copy of Sunday's Bulletin (Dec. 13) for your prayerful preparation.  Let us keep each other in prayer that the Divine Physician may protect us from the present pandemic, may give healing solace to those who are sick, and eternal [...]

REGISTRATION FOR SERVICES ON DEC. 13, 2020

December 7th, 2020|

Divine Liturgy: Sunday, December 13, 2020 ORTHROS 8:15 AM and DIVINE LITURGY 9:30 AM As Orthodox Christians we live our faith and worship in the real world of our faith community -- the Church. For the past six months, however, we have lived it in the far less satisfying atmosphere [...]

MAKING THE CASE FOR CHRIST

December 7th, 2020|

It is that time of year again. It is the time when all too many assert that our culture does not change, cannot change or significantly diminish our spiritual convictions. This kind of thinking exposes a collective blindness, it is fantasy thinking. The throes of secularism have long been at [...]

Dec. 6, 2020

December 7th, 2020|

ST. GEORGE BULLETIN FOR DECEMBER 6, 2020 Please find attached below a copy of Sunday's Bulletin (December 6, 2020).  Sunday is the feast of our holy father St. Nicholas the Wonderworker, Archbishop of Myra in Lycia.  Let us pray fervently to him that our celebration of the Lord's birth may [...]

REV. FR. DEMETRI TSIGAS REPOSES IN THE LORD

November 30th, 2020|

It is with sadness but hope in the Resurrected Lord, that I share the news of the passing of Rev. Fr. Demetri Tsigas, who recently served St. Katherine Church in Melbourne, Florida. Father reposed last Wednesday,  the feast of the Great Martyr St. Katherine of Alexandria, patron of the parish he faithfully served. [...]

REGISTRATION FOR DIVINE SERVICES ON DEC. 6, 2020

November 30th, 2020|

Divine Liturgy: Sunday, December 6, 2020 ORTHROS 8:15 AM and DIVINE LITURGY 9:30 AM As Orthodox Christians we live our faith and worship in the real world of our faith community -- the Church. For the past six months, however, we have lived it in the far less satisfying atmosphere [...]