HOLY TRINITY GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2022
3RD SUNDAY OF LUKE
ORTHROS AT 8:30 A.M. - DIVINE LITURGY AT 10:00 A.M.
Broadcasting begins at 8:25 a.m.
Altar Boys on Duty: St. Basil’s Team
In Loving Memory of Carol
Please join us in prayer, following the Divine Liturgy this Sunday, October 9, on the occasion of the 40 Day Memorial service for our dear sister in Christ, Carol Poulos. May the Lord, who has all authority over the living and the dead, rest her soul where the righteous repose.
40-Day Blessing of Mother and Child
Also this Sunday we welcome Jackie and Brett Lewter, the proud parents of little Liam Dimitri, as Fr Paul provides the 40-day Blessing service for mother and child.
Community Movie Night - Friday, October 14
What a tremendous opportunity for a community, family gathering on Friday, October 14th,as our community will be showing a family friendly, faith-based romantic comedy,
‘A Marriage Made in Heaven’, directed by Greek-American filmmaker Robert Krantz.
The movie is rated PG-13. Fellowship hall doors open at 6:30pm, the movie begin at 7pm.
Popcorn and soft drinks will be provided.
Tickets are $10. Payment in cash only at the door please.
Please sign up using the following link:
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Holy Trinity will be hosting a blood drive this Saturday, October 8th from 10:00am - 2:30pm. You can sign up to be a donor by visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED-CROSS.
Use sponsor code HTGO.
For questions, assistance with sign up, or to volunteer, please contact Zoe Pusic at email@example.com or 646-591-5132. Thank you!
Parish Directory Update
Thank you to all who have participated in our photo sessions for a new Parish Directory!
If you were unable to attend but still want to be included within the Directory, you can submit a (jpeg) photo with contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline for submitting photos is Friday, October 14th.
Special General Assembly Sunday October 23
We will be meeting as a community, on Sunday, October 23, following the Divine Liturgy
in the Fellowship Hall to reveal our new Master Plan for our new church.
We look forward to a full house because of the importance of this gathering.
May the Lord provide the increase and establish our plans in a spirit of love and cooperation.
Women’s Book Club
Our next session is Saturday, October 15 at 9:30am.
We are studying the book, ‘Wounded by Love’ by St. Porphyrios.
Orthodox Study Course on David Continues
This year’s Orthodox Study Class is a character study on King David.
Why was he considered ‘a Man after God’s own Heart’?
Session 3 will be Tuesday, October 11th at 6:30pm in the Multi-Purpose room
Greek School begins today at noon. If you are interested in registering your child,
please see Zoe Pusic to obtain a registration form before class or email email@example.com for more information. The cost is $15/per student. We are looking forward to a great year of learning Greek!
St Anthony’s Group
Saturday, October 22 @ 11:00am – BINGO and Pizza lunch
Saturday, November 5 @ 1:30pm – chair exercises with Lily
Mothers of Little Ones Ministry
Saturday, October 22
Family Pizza Night @ Maurides House
Harris Teeter Rewards
Please re-link your VIC card for Harris Teeter to number 5692
The preschool earns money when you purchase any Harris Teeter brand products or fill a prescription.
It is time to order your poinsettias to also support our preschool. Purchase poinsettias for yourself or donate plants to the church “in memory of” of “in honor of” your loved ones. Donated plants will be displayed in church during the holiday season.
They are only offering the big poinsettias this year and please note the pot covers will be gold.
Order forms are on the candle stand.
If you have any questions, please contact Shae Noffsinger at 919-637-2171 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
ORDERS ALONG WITH PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED IN THE PRESCHOOL MAILBOX BY: Wednesday, October 26, 2022.
Angels, Hope, and Joy & St John the Merciful
Please bring in a new pair of socks or underwear (adult or children size) to help families in need for the Socktober Project. All items will benefit Haven House, Families Together, Lost Sheep Outreach Ministry, and Tammy Lynn Center.
*items can be dropped off during the month of October at the STJM table in the fellowship hall.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Francesca (email@example.com) , Anna (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Deacon(email@example.com)
A reminder for the St John's donations - we do not accept clothing or household items. If you have any questions or would like information on where to donate something,
please contact Deacon Gavrilo at 919-815-9044 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will post a list outside of our closet of all the non-perishable items we are collecting on an
on-going basis for Haven House and The Women’s Center. We also accept pop tops for the Ronald McDonald House. Thank you always for your love and compassion for God's needy.
In Christ, Deacon Gavrilo
Philoptochos - Happy Fall!
We have many opportunities to work together and get to know each other. Please check out October.
Sunday, October 16-General meeting following Liturgy
We will have a speaker from Inter-Faith Food Shuttle address hunger in our community and how they are addressing the situation. Please join us!
Winter Weather Drive for the Women’s Center started and will continue the entire month of October. Please pick up the list of requested items at the candle stand. We will also email a list for your convenience.
As we are all excited about the crisp mornings and cooler days and nights our homeless population becomes concerned about how they will stay warm.
Together we will make an impact!
Thank you for your participation on the level that works best for you. We appreciate all of your efforts as each act of kindness makes a difference.
Mark your calendar for our October 16 General meeting.Agape, Lekita
All Saints Fall Retreat W/ Fr. Andrew Damick -- Oct. 15th
We are invited to a Fall Retreat at All Saints Antiochian Church on Saturday, October 15th, from 1-5:30pm. The Very Rev. Archpriest Fr. Andrew Stephen Damick will be the guest speaker.
Fr Andrew is Chief Content Officer of Ancient Faith Ministries. Fr Andrew is a native to All Saints.
During the Fall Retreat, he will be exploring the following questions:
(1) What do demons have to do with the gospel?
(2) What do angels have to do with salvation?
We will also have childcare available. The children will be learning about Saint Demetrios and 'putting on the armor of God.'
The cost of this event is: Adults $20 - Child 3-17 $1 - Child 0-2 Free - or $50 for families. Register by 10/12.