Saint George Greek Orthodox Church 818 Valley Road, Clifton, New Jersey 07013
Telephone No.: 973-779-2626
Fax No.: 973-777-6946
e-mail: church @stgeorgeclifton.org website: www.stgeorgeclifton.org
Reverend Peter Souritzidis Pastor
Reverend John Orfanakos Pastor Emeritus
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Thomas Sunday – April 11, 2010 The Epistle Reading is from the Acts of the Aostles 5:12-20 The Gospel Reading is from St. John 20:19-31
CHRIST IS RISEN
A warm welcome to all our visitors worshipping with us today. Following Church services, please join us for the hospitality hour in our fellowship hall.
The Altar flowers are donated by the Kartanos Family Memorial Service The memorial service prayer today is for Anthoula Kyriacou . May the Lord grant her eternal peace and give comfort to her family.
Mario Sokolic and Dean Scordilis will deliver their Oratorical presentations to our congregation.
The St. Anthimus Society will have a spring jumble sale in our fellowship hall.
Tricky Tray tickets can be purchased in our fellowship hall.
Thursday, April 22 Friday, April 23
Great Vespers Service of Saint George Saint George Feastday Celebration
Wednesday, April 28
Monday, April 12 Tuesday, April 13 Thursday, April 15
Meetings Schedule Parish Council Meeting Orthodox Life GOYA Meeting
7:30pm 7:30pm 7:30pm
On Sunday, April 18, Orthros will be at 8:30am. Divine Liturgy begins at 9:30am and will end by 11:00am. Following Church services there will be a breakfast in memory of Peter Kartanos in fellowship hall for all to attend.
PREPARATIONS HAVE BEGUN FOR OUR FESTIVAL – APRIL 30, MAY 1 AND MAY 2. PLEASE SEE CO-CHAIRMEN KOSTAS TSANAKOS AND PETER KOUKOUNAS TO VOLUNTEER YOUR TALENTS AND SERVICES. THANK YOU.
Tricky Tray – April 16
Your gift donations, gift certificates from local merchants
monetary make this
donations to purchase gifts would be greatly appreciated. Your generosity event a success. Please bring your donations to the Church office
Greek Independence Day Parade – April 18 It is with great pride and enthusiasm that we celebrate our heritage and our culture. We need the support of our ministries and parishioners in representing our Saint George community. Please let us know if you are interested in taking the bus so that we can make the necessary arrangements. For reservations, call the Church office.
Greek School/PTO Events – Pizza Hut Fundraiser – April 13 – A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Greek School PTO Children’s Game Night – April 23 – All children are invited for an evening of fun and surprises Metropolitan Museum of Art Bus Trip – April 25 Contact Clarissa Logothetis at Klarissa21@aol.com for details on any of the above events.
S.O.S. (School of Orthodox Studies) – April 19 at 7:30pm This is a series of lessons in the Orthodox faith intended to either expand your knowledge of our beautiful faith or to facilitate
conversion and entrance into it. Classes are open to all interested. friends and family who may be interested in learning about our faith.
Please inform your
2010 MERCEDES Car Raffle Tickets - Drawing on May 2 at 7:00pm. Tickets are $25 each. The person who sells the winning ticket wins a cruise to Bermuda. See Mike Sakellakis.
Marriage Enrichment Seminar is May 8 at 10:00am Guest speaker will be Chaplain Lt. Col John Groth. This seminar is intended for newly-married couples and couples married for years. A light luncheon follows.
St. Nektarios Greek Orthodox Monastary – May 8 Tina Stames is planning a bus trip to the St. Nektarios Monastary in Roscoe, NY. Call Tina at 201-213-5504 for reservations.
Peter N. Kartanos Annual Education Award candidates for the 2010 recipient of the Peter
The Kartanos family is currently seeking N. Kartanos Education Award. The final
decision for the recipient of this one time award of $10,000.00, paid directly to the college or university on the student’s behalf and will be based on academics, character, financial need and their family’s active participation and support of the St George community. Applications
are available in by May 1. Saint George Scholarship are
the church office and must be completed and returned to Nicholas Kartanos
Scholarship The applications and regulations for the Saint George available in the Church office.
Summer Day Camp is scheduled for June 28 through July 2 Delaney and Diana Pitsikoulis today in our fellowship hall.
Please register with Angela
New Shoes are good for the Soul This project is sponsored by the Philoptochos and Church School. Please donate new shoes and make life better for orphans and at-risk children throughout the world. Place your donations in the box located in the atrium.