TODAY, there will be a 40-day Memorial Services for Evdoxia, beloved sister of Renee Poulis. May her memory be eternal.
TODAY, Fellowship Hour is sponsored by Renee Poulis in memory of her sister.
TODAY, the Philoptochos is sponsoring a free offering luncheon to benefit the College of the Holy Cross. Please join us in support of this worthy cause.
Saturday, March 25: Evangelismos, Annunciation of the Theotokos, 9 am
Weekly Services During Lent
Mondays (5:30 to 6:30 pm): Great Compline Service
Wednesdays (6 pm) and Fridays* (9 am): 9th Hour followed by Presanctified Liturgy.
(*No Pre-Sanctified Liturgy on Friday, March 24)
Thursdays (6 to 7 pm): Great Compline Service.
Fridays (7 to 8 pm): Salutations Service * Akathyst Hymn on Friday, March 31
(*Great Vespers of Annunciation, on March 24 with the 4th Stanza).
Byzantine Music Workshop and Choir
Meetings are usually on Saturdays following Liturgy. For confirmation, please contact our cantor Stathis directly or through email (email@example.com) with subject matter "Byzantine Choir."
Sunday School: The St. Anna Sunday School and Community are invited to take part in an Almsgiving project for the Lenten season. We are collecting items for the Hunterdon County Family Success Center (www.hcfsc.com). Look for collection station in the hallway to the Community Center. Donations will be received through April 9. If you have any questions, please contact Aimee Douvris at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Grades 7 through 12 are preparing for the St. John Chrysostom Oratorical Festival which will take place next Sunday, March 26 following Church services. List of questions: http://www.goarch.org/archdiocese/departments/religioused/sjcof.
Greek School: Reminder that our Greek School Independence Day program will take place following Church services next Sunday, March 26.
Easter Bread: Pre-orders being taken for Easter Tsourekia from Feb. 26 - March 19. TODAY is the last day for Tsourekia orders. Cost is $17 (price increase reflects the cost increase from bakery - Agia Skepi Monastery). Tsourekia will be available for pick-up on Sunday, April 9 (Palm Sunday). Contact Aimee Douvris at 908-339-2511 or email@example.com
Palm Cross: Palm Crosses will be available for sale on April 2 and 9 in the Fellowship Hall. Cost is $10.
Spring Yia Yia's Attic: Spring is near and that means it's time to clean out those closets, basements, and garages for donations to the Saturday, May 20 Yia Yia's attic. This will be the only Yia Yia's attic for the year, so don't put it off! Donations will be collected starting the week of the event. See Margaret Panageas with any questions or contact at 908-246-7527.
Lenten Retreat: Save the dates, March 31-April 1, for our GOYA District II Lenten Retreat at Camp Tecumseh in Pittstown. Registration details will be available very soon. Our focus this year is Holy Week. We've gotten responses from a few churches that will be attending. We are hosting this event with St. George Asbury Park/Ocean so we'd like to have a good showing from our Church.
Fellowship Hour sponsors needed! Please sign up outside the Church office, or contact Dr. Nikolaos Kritharis at firstname.lastname@example.org or 201-572-3420.
Scholarship News: The Hellenic University Club of NY Annual Scholarship offers scholarships to deserving Greek-American students who have exemplified high scholastic achievement. Applications due on April 1, 2017 and can be found at http://www.hucny.com/ (letter uploaded to e-bulletin).
“Hidden in Plain Sight” program sponsored by the Hunterdon Prevention Resources and Safe Communities Coalition – March 29, 6:30 pm at Clinton Township Middle School (flyer uploaded to the e-bulletin).