Holy Trinity’s Mission Statement: To worship and glorify God, by promoting the teachings, of the Greek Orthodox Faith. To encourage all members' participation through our Greek culture, educational programs, community outreach and fundraising activities while serving God, our community and humanity
Parish Council Members Ushering Today
Kathy Chaka – Steve Jenkins – Dr. Dean Kopan – Debbie Morris
THIS WEEK’S MEMORIAL IS FOR: Costas Christides – 6 months
TRISAGION PRAYERS FOR: John E. Melas – 9 years May Their Memory Be Eternal
THIS WEEK’S ALTAR FLOWERS ARE SPONSORED BY: Mr. & Mrs. Manuel Yakumithis in honor of Dorothy’s 75th birthday which was yesterday. May God Continue To Bless Her Always
THIS WEEK’S EPISTLE READER IS: In English: Frank Reder In Greek: Helen Matthews
The Prosfora, the Eucharistic Bread, prepared on behalf of the worshipping faithful was offered this week by The Christides Family & Despina Apostolou. Thank You and God Bless You
CONDOLENCES to the family of Patricia Bellner whose funeral was this past Friday. May Her Memory Be Eternal
Philoptochos will pass a special tray today to benefit St. Spyridon
Community Christmas Celebration – The Sunday school kids and Parish Council invite you to the Christmas Pageant and brunch today after the Divine Liturgy in our Community Center.
THIS WEEK AT HOLY TRINITY:
Monday, December 16th -Philoptochos Board meeting 6:30 p.m. General meeting 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, December 17th -Madonna Homes Christmas Dinner 5:00 p.m.
-Byzantine Music Fellowship 7:00 – 8:00 pm
Wednesday, December 18th -Bible Study 10:00 a.m.
-Greek School 4-6pm (Youth) 6-9pm (Adults)
Thursday, December 19th -Men’s Bible Study 6:00 p.m. at Charlie’s on Central
Friday, December 20th -Paraklesis Service 7:00 p.m.
Friday, December 20th, 21st & 22nd -Greek Kitchen pick up 11:00 – 1:00 p.m.
SUNDAY SCHOOL will be collecting items for Chase School for the holiday season. The items needed at this time are as follows: Pajamas-boys and girls; Gloves- particularly K- 3rd grade; Shoes; Belts; uniform clothes -(pants black, navy or khaki) (short and long sleeve polo shirts in any color); and scarves Thank you so much for considering donating much-needed items to Chase School.
Community Vasilopita sponsored by Philoptochos Sunday, January 12, 2020. Adults $15 Children (12 & under) $7.00. Invitation and reservation forms will be mailed soon
We’re in the last month of our 2019 Stewardship Campaign. Are you current on your Stewardship commitment?... Ifyou haven’t pledged or paid please do so.. if you have.. Thank you so much!
On December 15th you are invited to the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral Sunday School Christmas Pageant! Please join us as we celebrate the coming of our Lord. After the pageant the Parish Council will offer a free brunch and we will have a special guest for our children!!!!
Donate to Philoptochos for The Providence Center for Social & Economic Empowerment – Items needed are: Blankets, Bath Towels & Wash Cloths, Socks (all ages) Baskets are in the Community Center for donations
Prosfora bakers! It is scheduling time for January & February. There are many holidays coming up. Only a few individuals this year have responded and are signing up to make the Prosfora. The Prosfora is your gift to our church. For Christmas evening (day and night) services alone we need six bakers! PLEASE check your schedules and be generous with your time. Contact Connie Mynihan at 419-250-4899 (please leave a message if I don’t answer) or email: firstname.lastname@example.org and sign up for your Sunday(s) or for the Holidays.
GREEK KITCHEN: Christmas and get-togethers are just around the corner.. Twenty-four pieces of delicious Baklava - $30.00, Chocolate Baklava - $30.00 Spanakopita - $20.00 or Tiropita - $20.00. Also you can go to: http://www.holytrinitytoledo.com/greek-kitchen/ to order online. If you need further information or have any questions, please contact Connie Mynihan at 419-250-4899 or email email@example.com
Sunday Coffee Hours - There are many Sundays available and it is a great way for your family, or a few families together, to offer fellowship and refreshments to our community. Open Sundays: January 5th In the event that no one signs up for a Sunday to host a coffee hour, only coffee will be available at the Community Center. So come one, come all and sign up today to host a "Holy Trinity Coffee Hour Please call the Church office today and offer to sign up for a Sunday to host a coffee hour!
ALTAR FLOWERS ARE NEEDED FOR March 1st & March 29th The cost is $50 for 2 beautiful vases. It’s a great way to show your support in honor or memory of someone and beautify our altar too! Call the Church office if you’re interested.
UP-COMING MEMORIALS: December 22nd – Harry Hartford – 7 yrs. (Trisagion) May His Memory Be Eternal
Offerings Report: Sunday, December 8th Trays: $219 Candles: $350 Stewardship: $3,210 Thank you!