Father’s Message for May 2017

Dear Parish Family and Friends, Christ is Risen! As I write this letter to you we have celebrated the great feast of Pascha.  We have gone through another Great Lent and Holy Week together and have received our Risen Lord.  I thank all of you for helping to make this...

Father’s Message for April 2017

Dear Parish Family, As we approach the Resurrection I wanted to offer to you an article that reminds us of the importance of being present and receiving the Risen Lord as a family. In Christ, Fr. Larry   HOLY SATURDAY, by Angela Doll Carson, author of the Nearly...

Father’s Message for March 2017

”My little children, let us not love in word or in tongue, but in deed and in truth. ” (1 john 3:18) Dear Parish Family and Friends, I am the type of person who needs reminders. I have often talked about my love for sticky notes. I love them because I can leave little...

Father’s Message for February 2017

Dear Parish Family and Friends, It is amazing to think that as I write this letter to you we are about to enter into another Lenten season.  The idiom “Time flies when you’re having fun” seems to be true.   Time does seem to fly.  It goes by fast because of how busy...

A Teaching Liturgy – Lesson 4

Come see and Father Larry discuss the different parts of the Liturgy each month. The Fourth Lesson is The Gospel and Epistle. On January 15th, Father will discuss the importance of the scriptures.  The Sunday School Lesson for the day will be focused on this theme. We...

Father’s Message for January 2017

Dear Parish Family and Friends, One of the things I remember from being a child is being afraid of the dark. Growing up my parents always had some kind of nightlight in my room in order to light up a bit of the darkness. Having even a little light always seemed to be...

Father’s Message for December 2016

As I write this to you we are in the middle of November. The 24 hour Christmas music stations are about to begin. Macy’s and the other big box stores are getting ready for ”Black Friday”. Everything is beginning to point to the fact that Christmas is right...

A Teaching Liturgy – Lesson 2

Come see and Father Larry discuss the different parts of the Liturgy each month. The Second Lesson is the Proskomedi. On November 20th at 10 am Father will prepare the gifts for the Divine Liturgy.  The Sunday School Lesson for the day will be focused on this theme....

Father’s Message for November 2016

The month of October marks the beginning of our new Stewardship theme, ”As the Father sent me, so I send you”. As i considered that theme I began to think about our parish family. I thought back to the time my family first came here. I remembered how excited we were...

Father’s Message for October 2016

“Therefore receive one another, just as Christ also received us, to the glory of God.”  (Romans 15:7)  “Do not forget to entertain strangers, for by so doing some have unwittingly entertained angels.”  (Hebrews 13:2) Dear Parish Family and Friends, As a child any time...