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Dear brothers and sisters
Glory to Jesus Christ!
Glory forever!
Contents:
1. Upcoming Schedule
2. Charity Month
3. A couple of studies
4. Wisdom from the saints
5. House Blessings 2021
6. Annual Parish meeting
7. Online giving - a new platform
8. January birthdays
9. 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. 23 - Great Vespers & confessions at 5pm
  • Sunday, Jan. 24 - Divine Liturgy at 9:30am - memorial for Michael Pellock, given by the Singac R Club
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  • Tuesday, Jan. 26 - Akathist Hymn to the Mother of God, "Nurturer of Children" at 7pm & Bible Study at 7:30pm
  • Saturday, Jan. 30 - Great Vespers & confessions at 5pm
  • Sunday, Jan. 31 - Divine Liturgy at 9:30am - Annual Parish meeting immediately to follow
For the month of January, we will be 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
There is a collection basket setup in the narthex. You may also donate online directly to ZOE for Life.
Tuesdays, starting with an Akathist service at 7pm.
The Bible Study is available both for in-person attendance and online via Google Meet.
Reply to this email for the link to the online meeting.
Join our online Book Study group, which meets once a week, Wednesday or Friday at 8pm.
Right now we are reading a book by Rod Dreher "The Benedict Option, a strategy for Christians in a post-Christian nation."
A very timely book for everything that's going on in the society right now.
We meet via Google Meet; therefore, reply to this email to get the meeting link.
Afflictions bring us near to God, they make Him even our debtor. For when we are in prosperity, we are debtors to God: and oftentimes these things bring a judgment upon us.
- Saint John Chrysostom
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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 :)
We have switched our online giving platform from PayPal to Tithe.ly. The new platform is designed specifically for churches and offers more options than PayPal.
With Tithe.ly, you can make online offering, pay your dues, and setup recurring offering. For more, click here.
Donate
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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