|CHURCH HOURS |
FALL/WINTER OFFICE HOURS:
BEGINNING Sunday, September 10th
Monday - Friday from 9:00a.m. to 5:00p.m.
Orthros 9:00 a.m.
Divine Liturgy 10:00 a.m.
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PETER K HANTZOPOULOS 40 DAYS
GREGORY SOFRANOS 40 DAYS
TERRY G KOUTSOS 1 YEAR
ZINOVIA BALTOPOULOS 7 YEARS
OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY is extended to the family of Ethel Barry formerly of Lynn
who recently passed away.
May her memory be eternal.|
Daily Readings Mobile Apps –
Available for iPhone, Android and Nokia mobile devices.|
SR. GOYA (GRADES 9/12) - Saturdays - 10AM
JOY - Wednesdays - 5PM
YOUTH RECREATION PROGRAM
NO BASKETBALL WEEK OF 2/19
PeeWee (GRADES PRE-K, K, 1) - Tuesdays - 5:00-5:45PM
Boys & Grils - (GRADES 2-8) - Tuesdays - 6:00-7:30PM
LUCKY MARCH CALENDAR RAFFLE |
Lucky March Calendar Raffle tickets are on sale now! Drawings will begin on Sunday, March 4th.
Over $3,500 in cash prizes will be given. $5 each or 5 tickets for $20. This is the only
major fundraiser of the Philoptochos Society. We thank you for your support!!!
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 25th - FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT - SUNDAY OF ORTHODOXY - FAMILY COMMUNION SUNDAY |
On Sunday, February 25th, the First Sunday of Lent, also known as the Sunday of Orthodoxy, we celebrate
the return of the Holy Icons in the Orthodox Church. The children of our Church School will take part in the
Procession of the Holy Icons. All children are asked to bring an icon with them to Church on this day to hold
during the procession. What a site to see, the children holding their icons with such pride for everyone else to see.
Sunday, February 25th is also FAMILY COMMUNION SUNDAY. We ask that you receive communion as a family on ths day.
The St. George P.T.A. invites you all to their annual Pancake Breakfast to be held on Sunday, February 25th, Sunday of Orthodoxy,
immediately following Church services in the community center.
|GREEK SCHOOL - Tuesday & Thursday - 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.,
Saturday - 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. |
CHURCH SCHOOL – Sunday mornings.
|METROPOLIS OF BOSTON YOUTH BASKETBALL PROGRAM|
*All JOY games played at Weston gym unless otherwise stated.*
*All GOYA games played at the Hellenic College Gym unless otherwise stated.*
Saturday, February 24th @ 3:00PM
LYNN VS. ANDOVER
Saturday, March 3rd @ 6:30PM
LYNN VS. WESTON BLUE
Sunday, February 25th - BYE WEEK
Sunday, March 4th @ 1:00PM
LYNN VS. ROSLINDALE - @ ST. GEORGE CHURCH LYNN
Goya basketball games will be played at St. George on Sunday, March 4th. First game is a 1PM. Please come and support our youth!
|GREEK INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION|
The Celebration of Greek Independence will begin on Thursday, March 22nd at Lynn City
Hall at 3:30pm. Mayor Thomas McGee will begin the celebration with a proclamation in honor
of Greek Independence Day and the raising of the Greek Flag in City Hall Square followed
by a small program of poems, songs and dances by our Greek School students. Everyone is invited!!!
GREEK SCHOOL INDEPENDENCE DAY PROGRAM
Sunday, March 25th
Feast of the Annunciation - "Doxology for the 25th of March"
IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING CHURCH SERVICES IN THE CHURCH
Please join us as our students present a program of poems and songs showing our ethnic pride celebrating
Greek Independence Day!
GREEK INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE in Boston, Sunday, APril 22, 2018 @ 1:00pm
Please join us as we march to show our ethnic pride.
If you do not have an ethnic costume for your child and wish to purchase one please visit
|THE ST. GEORGE LADIES SOCIETY ANNUAL FISH LUNCHEON|
PALM SUNDAY, APRIL 1st
St. George Community Center immediately following Church services.
|THE 2018 HARRY AGGANIS NATIONAL HELLENIC
INVITATIONAL BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT|
APRIL 12th - 15th, 2018 - "WELCOME TO THE HARRY"
|THE ST. GEORGE PHILOPTOCHOS BOOK CLUB
will be on Wednesday, February 28th, 2018 at 7:00PM in the foyer outside the Church office.|
The book for this month is JUST MERCY by BRYAN STEVENSON.
We hope you will join us for an evening of fun, refreshments and stimulating conversation. We ask
that you try to read the entire book, if possible. Hope to see you there!
|DON'T FORGET TO TURN YOUR CLOCKS AHEAD ONE HOUR|
SATURDAY NIGHT, MARCH 10th
|Church Music Institute|
For all clergy, Choir Members, Psaltai, Youth Directors, Religious Educators
Saturday, March 10th 2018 - 8:30AM to 3:00PM
Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Boston Center - 162 Goddard Avenue, Brookline, MA 02445
"Vocal Health & Hygiene: Surviving the Lention and Paschal Seasons" - Nicolas E. Maragos, M.D.
"From the Springs of Israel: The Judaic Roots of Orthodox Worship" - Rev. Protopresbyter Demetrios E. Tonias, Ph. D
Dean of Annuciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral of New England Adjunct Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Hellenic College.
Continental Breakfast & Lenten Luncheon is included for all CMI participants.
|***CANCELLED***CHILDREN'S FASHION SHOW IS BACK!***CANCELLED***|
Sunday, March 18th @ 4:00pm - Dinner & Dessert included in Admission!
WATCH OUR KIDS - GO FOR THE GOLD!!!
St. George Community Center
The children will walk the runway in their finest attire. The deadline to register your children is February 14th! We need 35 kids in order
to make this event happen.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if your children are interested!
|EASTER BASKETS FOR SHELTERS|
Each year the Philoptochos Society delivers Easter Baskets to the children of area shelters. We do our
very best to fill each basket with not only delicious treats but gifts of love. Donations of stuffed animals,
socks, small toys, books, crafts, candy woud be greatly appreciated. We will be distributing these
baskets the week of March 26th.
|Paschal Reflection of
WOMENS FITNESS PROGRAM|
Mondays & Thursdays - 5:30PM til 6:45PM
St. George Gym with Mary Anne Spartos
Join us at the St. George Gym for an hour of exercise designed for you.
Accomodation for entry level of fitness will be made. We will use fitness
bands, weights (or no weights) and body exercises such as pilates & yoga to
firm, tone & regain balance.
Warm up and cool down are essential and will be included in the 75 minute program.
If you have never exercised before or if you exercise regularly and want a change, JOIN US!
at the end of the class we will pass the hat and monies collected will go to the St.
George Philoptochos Charities.
Please bring a water bottle or a bottle of water, a towel and an exercise mat.
Begins Monday, September 9th!
In collaboration with the Archdiocese's Center for Family Care, a Family Supplement has been created
that will help parents raise faithful young Orthodox Christians in the most important youth ministry
environment of all: THE HOME!|
Y@AM PLAN is available as a download at www.y2am.org/ministryplan
and it is all laid out in an easy to follow format. All laid out for you from 1st week September 2017
through the last week of May 2018.
If you ever have any questions. Please feel free to reach out at email@example.com
|Greek Orthodox Archdiocese News -
|HOSPITAL VISITATIONS -
Please be advised that patient listings are NO LONGER AVAILABLE FOR THE CLERGY at our hospitals as was the practice in the past.
New regulations regarding confidentiality of patient information have been implemented at both Union and Salem hospitals.
A family member must call the Church office and request a pastoral visitation.|
|DATES TO REMEMBER|
PROCESSION OF THE HOLY ICONS, Sunday, February 25th
PANCAKE BREAKFAST, Sunday, February 25th
BOOK CLUB, Wednesday, Wednesday 28th
GOYA BASKETBALL GAMES, Sunday, March 4th
GREEK INDEPENDENCE DAY PROGRAM, Sunday, March 25th
|“Keep the Light of St. George Strong & Bright”|
Stewardship 2018 – Pledges as of 2/23/18 – 507 TOTALING - $244,940.00
Sunday, February 18th: Candles: $469. Tray: $459.