Special Upcoming Services and Events
Saturday, February 6th, Our parish (coordinated by Philoptochos) will be serving a nourishing breakfast to those in need at First Congregational Church (1201 Jefferson at Third in Downtown Muskegon). Volunteers of all ages are needed, and those interested should arrive by 8:15 (to eat breakfast) and stay until 11 AM.
Wednesday, February 10th, Join Father James and other parishioners at the annual VALENTINE LUNCHEON held at Verdonis Restaurant at 12:00 noon. All ages are welcome, with a possible guest appearance from the Rev. Father Jim Berends of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Grand Rapids.
Wednesday, March 2nd and 9th, the Rev. Father Mark Sietsema* will be speaking at Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Grand Rapids. This two-part lecture is entitled "BIBLE BASICS FOR ORTHODOX CHRISTIANS" and will begin both nights at 7:00 PM. For more information, contact Fr. Jim Berends at (616) 454-8992 (*Fr. Mark Sietsema is the Presiding Priest of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Lansing, MI. In addition to his Divinity degree from Holy Cross seminary, he received a Ph.D. in Linguistics from MIT in Boston).
Saturday, March 5th, Muskegon Community College (in cooperation with Holy Trinity and Annunciation Greek Orthodox Churches) will host a trip to Chicago's Field Museum, the National Hellenic Museum, and Greektown. Total cost is $90 per person (charter motor coach included). Those interested should contact Professor George Maniates at (231) 777-0380.
Regular Service Schedule
Great Vespers: Saturdays, 5:00 P.M.*
Orthros/Matins: Sundays, 9:30 A.M.
Divine Liturgy: Sundays, 10:00 A.M.
*Great Vespers is offered the SECOND Saturday of each month unless otherwise noted. Father James is available for the sacrament of Confession after Great Vespers or during the week by appointment.
Church services are in English. Visitors are encouraged to attend, and we welcome guests to join us for coffee and snacks in the fellowship hall after the services each Sunday.