Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 10/22/2016
St. Paul's First Letter to the Corinthians 15:39-45
Saints Feasts and Readings for 10/22/2016
Abercius, Equal-to-the-Apostles and Wonderworker of Hierapolis; Seven Holy Martyred Youths of Ephesus; Cecilia the Martyr
News & Events
MARY PAPAGEORGE, 2 YEARS
MAY HER MEMORY BE ETERNAL!
A SECOND TRAY WILL BE PASSED IN CHURCH SUNDAY BY THE DAUGHTERS OF PENELOPE. ALL PROCEEDS WILL BE DONATED TO THE SUSAN G. KOMEN FOUNDATION FOR BREAST CANCER RESEARCH.
THE DAUGHTERS WILL BE HOSTING A "PINK" COFFEE HOUR AFTER DIVINE LITURGY AS PART OF BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH. THEY ARE ALSO HAVING THEIR ANNUAL SPANAKOPITA & TIROPITA BAKE SALE.
SEE SOPHIA ANEST OR PENELOPE GABRIEL TO PICK UP YOUR ORDERED FROZEN PAN(S)
"Picture Day Today! Each class will be photographed individually during class, followed by a group photo of all classes in church following Divine Liturgy dismissal."
All doors and lights must be secured
before leaving facility.
The township has advised fire lanes
must be kept clear.
Lost keys or fobs will require
a twenty five dollar fee to replicate.
Dear Stewards of St. George: PLEASE complete your 2016 Stewardship pledges so we can fund our beloved St. George and start our 2017 season successfully! Thank you for your generous support!
Wednesday, October 26th 8:30am, Orthros, 9:30am Liturgy: St. Demetrios
REDISCOVER ORTHODOXY - A new program for spiritual enrichment
Fall Season Schedule Wednesday, October 26, 7pm (1 hour) in St. George Library
• Light meal and refreshments
• Short video presentation followed by discussion
• Question and Answer session with Father Andrew
Contact Vicki Kamaratos for questions: firstname.lastname@example.org 732-539-6831 November schedule coming soon!
JERSEY SHORE GREEK FESTIVAL OUTREACH FUND 2016
Our St. George Parish Council has approved that a portion of the profits from our Jersey Shore Greek Festival be donated to Monmouth County area charitable organizations. These donations, made on behalf of our entire St. George Community, will be our way of expressing our appreciation to our surrounding community at large for their support. If you are a steward in good standing, please contact the Church Office for a form to nominate a 501C3 charity for this year’s recipients Deadline is October 28, 2016
In Honor of Veterans Day, St. George will be honoring our Veterans Sunday, November 13th. The Philoptochos Society along with the Heritage Committee is asking parishioners for the names of those who served our country. Please submit names of Veterans in your families (deceased and living) to Arthur Pappaylion at 732-245-1772 or email@example.com, by Sunday, October 30th). Please bring pictures in their uniforms, if possible, or memorabilia to theChurch or contact Arthur Pappaylion at 732-245-1772 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you for your contributions.
SAVE THE DATE!!!
Parish Assembly, Sunday, October 30th at 12 noon in our Cultural Center
Participate in the future of St. George!!!
ST. GEORGE PTO
THANKSGIVING RAFFLE - November 16, 2016
Enter to win a gift card to Wegmans. Please contact a PTO Board Member to buy a ticket. *In the Spirit of giving, a portion of proceeds will be donated to a local family in need*
CALLING ALL ARTISTS
We welcome you to design our St. George Community Christmas card. Dimensions of the card should be 6 in. X 9 in. featuring a religious theme: celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ, nativity scenes, mother and child, the Wise men, angels, peace on earth; the medium used can be pen and ink, watercolor, or a photograph with a high image resolution DPI of 300. Please submit your designs to Bea Papasenos or Penelope Gabriel. All designs will be considered for the 2016 card and for the St. George Christmas card in years to come.
ST. GEORGE GOYA
"Updates to follow shortly"
As the body of Christ let us offer our prayers for our brothers and sisters in need. Let the power of our prayers help strengthen and heal: Paul, Jose, John, Sunny, Thomas, Sebastian, Sabu, Joseph, Mathew, Pauly, Roy, Alex, Shelly, Sunil, Cathy, Danielle, Ted, Maria, Security Forces, Phil, Gerry, Tyler, Jacquelyn, Sylvia, Michelle, Nadia, Brenda, Theofilos, Dorothy, Linda, Rosa, Natalia, Maria, Elizabeth, Toula Maria, Helen, Anastasia, Maria, Anne, Peter, Tracy, Khadijah, Tony, Mary, Inez, Anna, Michaela, Tom, Rocky, Bogicevic Family, Stavros, George, Helen, Rand, Susan, Maria, Tom, Connie, Dwi. If you have an addition to this list, please contact the Church Office 732-775-2777 or George Moutis email@example.com.
ST. GEORGE SOCIAL MEDIA
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Building Campaign - Several naming opportunities for our building campaign are available, please email JohnP@stgeorgeap.org, JohnV@stgeorgeap.org or LouieK@stgeorgeap.org
"Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and live services. Links appear in the web site"
Church Caretaker (Neokoro)
Assists the Priest in all services, Liturgies and Sacraments
Opens and closes the Church before/after all services
This is a part time position. Must have flexible hours and available to work every Sunday
For information, please contact the Church Office at 732-775-2777
If you have a little time to spare, please help us in the St. George Library. Easy to learn. We meet on Tuesdays from 12pm-2pm.
CALLING ALL KNITTERS AND CROCHETERS!
Would you like to help Faithful Hands make lap blankets for our friends in the Nursing Home on West Park Ave to be delivered at Christmas time?
If you have a heart to help, please contact:
Bea Paparsenos firstname.lastname@example.org 732-922-9463
Anne Marie Ruvelas email@example.com 732-493-4995
For supplies and dimensions for the blankets.
SPONSORING A COFFEE HOUR
Would you like to sponsor a coffee hour in honor of a loved one or to share a happy occasion with the community? Please contact the St. George Office 732-775-2777. For 40 Day Memorial Coffee Hours only we would be happy to: Reserve and Set 1 table complete with Kolyva, coffee service and desserts. Reserve a second table for extra guests. This allows the family to gather together for others to express their condolences and also not wait in the coffee line in their time of sadness. Thank you for your appreciation of our devotion to the community of St. George. The Hospitality Ministry of St. George
A friendly reminder, when making a contribution; please ensure all checks include the specific “fund” where your contribution should be applied. THANK YOU!!
AS DEVOTED AND RESPECTFUL PARISHIONERS OF ST. GEORGE
Please be considerate and make room in the pews for others. If you insist on keeping the end of the pew, please be aware of others looking for a seat and step out to allow them to enter. Those in the stasidia must step down onto the floor as follows: *When the Gospel is being read, *During the Small and Great entrances, *During Holy Communion. It is disrespectful to stand higher than the Holy Gifts. Please instruct your children in this discipline as well.
PROCEDURE FOR HOLY COMMUNION DISMISSAL
In order to insure proper reverence for the Holy Gifts before us,
1) Please exit FROM YOUR ROW, row by row into the CENTER AISLE.
2) Only Newly Illumin`-ed Christians, infants from the crying room, Sunday School teachers and their families, and the Choir proceed from the back rope-FIRST.
PLEASE BE RESPECTFUL OF THE PARISH COUNCIL WHO ARE MAINTAINING ORDER FOR YOUR PRAYERFUL APPROACH.
Flyer info for all newlyweds.
Afternoon Group Bea Paparsenos Fall Schedule
Flyer for sponsoring a coffee hour
Mommy & Me Program
Evening Group Anne Marie Ruvelas Fall Schedule