Latest Parish and Diocesan News
Friday, January 29, 2021
SUNDAY DIVINE LITURGY SERVICE
Sunday, January 31 - 9am with Sub deacon Chris Greenhill
Sunday, February 7 – 9am with Father Michael Macura
Even though the church no longer has individuals or families assigned to coffee hour, all parishioners are encouraged to periodically bring something to share. Thank you in advance.
ANNUAL PARISH MEETING
Our annual parish meeting will be held on Sunday, February 7 after church services. This is the second of three announcements as required by our church by-laws.
SOUPER BOWL OF CARING
Our parish will participate in this national event next Sunday, February 7. As in recent years, we will collect cash and nonperishable foods.
ATTENTION ACRY MEMBERS
Holly is collecting the ACRY membership fees for the current year. Your $25 payment covers the $15 membership fee and the $10 Stewardship assessment, which includes our Scholarship donation.
Please see Holly or leave your cash or check* in the envelope downstairs in the church hall before February 7. Our next social outing will be planned as soon as a gathering is possible. *We don't have a chapter bank account so please make checks payable to Holly Bilcheck. Thank you.
Just as a reminder, if purchasing anything on Amazon, first go to the church's website and click on the Amazon link. The church will receive a percentage of the purchase price.
If anyone is interested in ordering pierogi, please see Mary Householder.
• Community Suppers for both the Lord’s Kitchen in Stratford and Calvary - St. George in
Bridgeport continue on a “to-go” bag meal basis. Upcoming dates: The Lord’s Kitchen - Feb 15
and March 15; Calvary-St. George - February 8.
• Sterling House continues their non-perishable food collection. As always, all donations are
appreciated, especially juice boxes, school snacks and cereals. The collection box is located in
the narthex of the church.
• Book Donations are now being accepted at the West Haven VA Hospital. Your used books can
be left downstairs in the church hall.
Jean Charles Ray Millie Nina Jude & Family
Vicktor Rene Robert Julie Darrel Florence
Johnny John Gregory Franca Melissa Eugene & Kathy
Cindy Stephen Karen Elsie Todd Audrina
Thomas Bob Garry Barbara Penny James
Geoff Linda Tom Holly Stefanie Mary & family
Ken Russ Michael Alison Josephine Teddy
Cynthia Linda Anthony Arlene Frank
*Please notify Chris LeClerc to add names to this list
FEBRUARY BIRTHDAY WISHES TO:
Feb 2 Catie Porter & Jesse Fallon
Feb 7 Mark Decerbo
Feb 9 Chris LeClerc
Feb 12 Father James Gleason
Feb 16 Rick Porter
Feb 25 Elsi Lotufo
NOTES OF INSPIRATION
Be like an angel – just wing it!
Come in a sinner, go out a winner!
Have you “crossed” paths with Jesus lately?
If excuses came to church, the pews would be full.
Saturday, January 02, 2021
Please join us for Christmas services at our church: Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 – 7:00pm Christmas Eve services with Fr. Michael Macura Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021 – 10:00am Christmas Holy Liturgy with Very Rev. Luke Mihaly