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Dear brothers and sisters
Glory to Jesus Christ!
Glory forever!
What you'll find below:
1. Upcoming Schedule
2. Charity Month
3. Wisdom from the saints
4. House Blessings 2021
5. Annual Parish meeting
6. January birthdays
7. LANS (Looking Ahead to Next Sunday) readings and reflection
The services are back to the regular schedule and the church is open to everyone. Physical distancing of 6 feet is required at the moment. Face coverings are recommended.
Saturday, Jan. 16 - Great Vespers & confessions at 5pm
Sunday, Jan. 17 - Divine Liturgy at 9:30am

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Feast of Theophany - Baptism of our Lord Jesus Christ
Monday (fasting day), Jan. 18 - service of Great Hours & 1st Great Blessing of Water at 9am AND Theophany Vigil at 8pm
Tuesday, Jan. 19 - Theophany Divine Liturgy & 2nd Great Blessing of Water at 10am

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Thursday, Jan. 21 - Parish Council meeting at 7:30pm
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Saturday, Jan. 23 - Great Vespers & confessions at 5pm
Sunday, Jan. 24 - Divine Liturgy at 9:30am
For the month of January, we are making a collection in support of ZOE for Life.
This is a Christian ministry which affirms the value of all life by helping women in a confidential manner during and after crisis pregnancies. They are committed to providing care, support, and education to empower women to make decisions everyone can live with. 
For more, visit zoeforlife.org
A collection basket is setup in the narthex. You may also donate online directly to ZOE for Life.
Very good are all the works of our God and Savior. And what more requisite gift is there than the element of water? For with water all things are washed and nourished, cleansed, and bedewed. But this is not the only thing that proves the dignity of the water. There is also that which is more honorable than all - the fact that Christ, the Maker of all, came down as the rain, and was known as a spring, and diffused Himself as a river, and was baptized in the Jordan.
- Saint Hippolytus of Rome
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Annual Parish meeting will be held on Sunday, January 31, immediately after the Divine Liturgy.
All registered parish members are strongly encouraged to attend (health permitting).
Coffee will be served :)
Mildred, Stefania, Kayla, Mark, Grozdana, Joseph, Matthew, Anastasia, Daniel, Tiffany, Olga, Philip, Gregory, Vivienne
Looking Ahead to Next Sunday
series of reflections
The Gospel lesson
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The Epistle reading
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Saint of the day
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Yours in the Lord,
Father Aleksey
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