Announcements for the Week of December 1st
The Parish Council elections will take place this Sunday, following the Divine Liturgy.
The next Three Hierarchs Bookclub Gathering will be on Saturday, December 7th at 6pm, to discuss the book, On the Incarnation by St. Athanasios, if you would like to be apart of the Bookclub, please email Fr. George.
St. Eugenia Ladies Philoptochos Society invites you to attend their Christmas Dinner Social on, Wednesday, Dec. 4th beginning at 6 pm, please see the Church bulletin for more details. RSVP by Dec. 7th to email@example.com
The next Byzantine Choir Practice will be held on Sunday, December 8th following the Divine Liturgy.
The GOYA and HOPE/JOY ministries will be will be meeting on Saturday, December 14th at 4pm.
During coffee hour on Sunday, December 15th the Ladies Philoptochos will hold their Christmas and Vasilopita Bread sale.
The Ladies Philoptochos Society will also be delivering to the Mission of Mercy donated hygiene kits. Donations are still be collected.
Bible Study: Our Bible study session meets every Tuesday at 7pm. We are studying the Epistles of the New Testament. Please contact Fr. George if you're interested in participating.
The Saint Eugenia Philoptochos has launched a website! You can find us at https://www.sainteugeniaphiloptochos.net . Our calendar of events and online links for Agora items, membership and more are available through the website. We hope you use it often!
November Gyro Days: will be held from November 14th through November 24th, if you would like to volunteer as a cashier, please contact April at the Church office.
Three Hierarchs Bookstore: We are planning on opening the Three Hierarchs Bookstore in the Dr. Peter Tsaknis Social Hall in the near future. The bookstore will offer books, icons, prayer ropes, incense, censers and other spiritually edifying material. We are in need of volunteers to staff it on Sunday's. If you're interested in participating in this new parish ministry, please contact Fr. George.
ST. PHOTIOS GREEK ORTHODOX SHRINE ~ 2019 ANNUAL ESSAY CONTEST: The Essay Contest Program is generously supported through the estate of Mrs. Katie D'Anna and AHEPA Socrate Chapter #6, located in Jacksonville, Florida. The St. Photios Foundation, Inc. invites all teenagers 13-19 years of age to submit a 1,000-word essay to the St. Photios Essay Committee to participate in the annual Essay Contest. Prices are awarded to the top three essays: 1st place wins $500; 2nd place wins $250 and 3rd place wins $100. The Committee accepts submissions through January 6, 2020. The essays are judged by an independent panel. Call the Church office for details.
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.