Veterans Day: Today we honor and thank our veterans for their service and sacrifice to our nation and the freedoms we now enjoy.
We will pass a second tray today in honor of St. John Chrysostom, the Patron Saint of our Holy Metropolis.
After the Divine Liturgy today, please welcome Mrs. Sophia Voit, our guest speaker on Stewardship, as we gear up for Stewardship Sunday on November 18th.
The Byzantine Choir is holding a meeting/practice this Sunday following the Divine Liturgy. This meeting/practice is open to all those interested in learning about and participating in the choir.
All the faithful are invited to attend the Feastday celebration of St. John Chrysostom, the Patron Saint of the Metropolis of New Jersey, at the Chapel of the Metropolis of New Jersey (215 E. Grove St. Westfield, NJ 07090). Hierarchical Great Vespers begin at 7pm on November 12th and the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy begins at 9am on November 13th.
A Holy Unction Service will be held at St. Nicholas in Baltimore on Wed. November 15th at 6pm to mark the beginning of the Nativity fast.
26th Annual National Children's AGAPE Tea will be held on Saturday, November 17th at St. Sophia, in Washington D.C. All proceeds help Orthodox children and their families, providing financial assistance for medical treatment.
Join us for a Nativity Family Retreat "Why Do We Need God?" at St. George in Bethesda, MD on Saturday, November 17th. The registration fee is $20 per family, which includes dinner. Please contact Fr. George if you're interested in attending.
Join us in fellowship for our annual Stewardship Sunday Blessing of the Commitment Cards and Lunch on Sunday, November 18th after the Divine Liturgy. The complimentary meal is hosted by the Stewardship Committee and all welcome to attend.
Having worshiped and prayed together, our Sunday Coffee Hour is a wonderful time for fellowship. We are asking all parishioners to sign up and host a coffee hour. Just one Sunday per family will fill all available slots for the year. As a blessing for you and your family, consider sponsoring a Coffee Hour to coincide with your patron Saint's Feast day or any other momentous occasion you happen to be celebrating. Call the church office for assistance.