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CHURCH HOURS 

SUMMER HOURS BEGIN – SUNDAY, JUNE 16th
ORTHROS 8:30 A.M.
DIVINE LITURGY 9:30 A.M.

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LETS PLAY SOCCER!!!
Are your kids interested in soccer??? With enough interest we would like to begin an intramural soccer program for ages 4 - 14. Please email theodoraroumeliotis@yahoo.com if you are interested!
CONSTRUCTION BEGINS!
The renovation of the Church offices, foyer and the expansion of the kitchen will begin on Monday, June 24th. The Church offices will be open and located in the library. Please use the side entrance to gain access to the Church or offices. We ask for your patience and understanding during this time.
FESTIVAL AD BOOK - DEADLINE EXTENDED
Each year the Festival Committee prepares an ad book displaying the many businesses that support St. George Church throughout the year. As well as businesses, parishioners also place ads. If you are interested in placing an ad in this year's ad book, whether you would like to publicize your business or honor members of your family, please contact the Church office. Deadline for all ads is August 20th - THANK YOU!

GRECIAN FESTIVAL
Our festival will open on Friday, August 30th at 12:00PM NOON - Serving GYRO - Friday Only!

Delicious Greek Food, Pastry & Loukoumades!
Enjoy our Kafenio & Boutiques!
Children's Rides & Games!
Authentic Greek Dance Groups

Continuous Traditional & New Greek Music
Friday Night - KEFI FM DJs
Saturday & Sunday Day - KEFI FM DJs
Saturday Night - live music by ORFEAS
Sunday Night - live music by ENOSIS

Donations needed - please consider making a donation in the amounts of $25, $50, $100, $250, $500 or $1000!

"FIND US ON FACEBOOK" - St. George Greek Festival - Lynn, MA

FESTIVAL VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
UPDATED BAKING SCHEDULE

NO BAKING OR PACKAGING - THURSDAY, AUGUST 22nd

Wednesday, August 28th 9:00AM - Preparing filling for galatobouriko

Thursday, August 29th 9:00AM - Baking galatobouriko

Friday, August 30th 10:00AM - OPENING DAY - Setting up pastry booth

FOOD PREP SCHEDULE

Saturday, August 24th 11:00AM - Spinach Pie Prep @ ST. GEORGE

Sunday, August 25th 1:00PM - Lamb Prep @ ST. GEORGE

Monday, August 26th 5:00PM - Marinate @ OLD NEIGHBORHOOD FOODS

Tuesday, August 27th 1:00PM - Unload Truck @ ST. GEORGE

Thursday, August 29th 5:00PM - Final Prep for weekend @ ST. GEORGE (reminder Festival starts Friday at NOON)

Another way you can help us achieve this goal would be to bake at home and bring your donation to the festival. Each year people are looking to buy Kataiffe, Karitriopita & Diples, pastries we do not bake at the Church. Additionally, any monetary contributions would help us to purchase much needed supplies such as butter, sugar, flour, eggs etc. In advance we thank you for your continued support.

Volunteering your time, your talent, your energy and your resources before, during and after the festival is essential to the success of this fun filled weekend. Please call the Church office and volunteer!

FESTIVAL - ST. GEORGE PTA
We are preparing our schedule for childrens rides and game for this years festival. Your help will make this a fun filled memorable festival for you and old alike. Please contact Theodora Roumeliotis theodora420@yahoo.com, Paula Papalambros paulapapalambros@gmail.com & Angela Nikolouzos angelazn74@gmail.com with the date and times you will volunteer during the festival. We thank you for your support!!!
Daily Readings Mobile Apps – Available for iPhone, Android and Nokia mobile devices.
http://www.goarch.org/archdiocese/departments/i nternet/mobileapps/mobileapps
LOOKING FOR FUN & NEW FRIENDS?

H.O.P.E. - Ages 2-4

J.O.Y. - Ages 5-8

JR. G.O.Y.A. - Ages 9-12

G.O.Y.A. - Ages 13-18

Church involvement builds friendships that last a lifetime! Contact Theodora Roumeliotis for more info theodoraroumeliotis@yahoo.com

SACRAMENTS

“The servant of God is baptized in the Name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit”

BAPTISMS

On March 3rd, Raelyn Amelia, daughter of Peter & Kendra Lekkakos, was baptized into the Orthodox Church with Ioannis Manolakos & Jesica Chacon as sponsors. Na Sas Zisi!.

On March 24th, Max Nicholas, son of Steven & Karen Steininger, was baptized into the Orthodox Church with Maria Theodarakakis as sponsor. Na Sas Zisi!.

On May 26th, Angelina Hope, daughter of Chirs & Amie Georgakopoulos, was baptized into the Orthodox Church with Irene Crighton & Adam Sheehan as sponsors. Na Sas Zisi!.

On June 23rd, Helena Rose, daughter of Charles & Stephanie Mihos, was baptized into the Orthodox Church with Peter Pappagianopoulos & Sara Donovan as sponsors. Na Sas Zisi!.

On June 29th, Savannah Marie, daughter of Jonathan & Leanne McCloskey, was baptized into the Orthodox Church with Andreana Kosinski as sponsors. Na Sas Zisi!.

WEDDINGS
“Lord our God Crown them with Glory and Honor”

On February 16th, Jason Rexinis & Ellen O'Dea were united in Holy Matrimony in the Orthodox Church with as Lea Bakolas as sponsor. May God grant them many years!

On February 24th, Anthony Kontos & Alexandria Dindinger were united in Holy Matrimony in the Orthodox Church with Nicholas Kontos as sponsor. May God grant them many years!

On May 10th, Max Steininger & Chrisanthe Theodorakakis were united in Holy Matrimony in the Orthodox Church with Maria Theodorakakis as sponsor. May God grant them many years!

On July 12th, Shawn Myrick & Stefanie Yiokarinis were united in Holy Matrimony in the Orthodox Church with Alexandros Yiokarinis as sponsor. May God grant them many years!

On July 13th, Kosta Agganis & Lauren Bechard were united in Holy Matrimony in the Orthodox Church with Chris Karras & Olga Gomatos as sponsors. May God grant them many years!

Paschal Reflection of Metropolitan Methodios
http://boston.goarch.org/news/metropolis_news/1304/1489.html
CARING & SHARING PROGRAM - "LITTLE THINGS MEAN A LOT"

School Supply Drive to benefit underpriviledged children.

We are looking for donations of the following NEW items:
Backpacks, Colored Pencils, Crayons, Erasers, Glue Sticks, Lunch Boxes, Hand Sanitizers, Pencils, Notebooks

Please drop off all items by August 26th - if you have any questions feel free to contact Angela Zaharopoulos 781-600-9284 or email angelazn74@gmail.com

VOLUNTEERING IS A WORK OF HEART

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese News - Click here!
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
GRECIAN FESTIVAL 2019 - Friday, Saturday, Sunday - August 30th, 31st & September 1st
“Keep the Light of St. George Strong & Bright”
Stewardship 2019 – Pledges as of 8/15/19 – 367 TOTALING - $178,320.00
Sunday, August 11th: Candles: $590. Tray: $250.

Upcoming Services

CHURCH SERVICES:

THU AUG 1
SUPPLICATION SERVICE (Prayer Service for Health & Salvation) 4:00 PM
SUN AUG 4
Orthros - 8:30AM
Divine Liturgy - 9:30AM
MON AUG 5
SUPPLICATION SERVICE (Prayer Service for Health & Salvation) 4:00 PM
TUE AUG 6
FEAST OF THE TRANSFIGURATION (Blessing of the Grapes) Orthros - 9:00AM
Divine Liturgy - 9:30AM
WED AUG 7
SUPPLICATION SERVICE (Prayer Service for Health & Salvation) 4:00 PM
FRI AUG 9
SUPPLICATION SERVICE (Prayer Service for Health & Salvation) 4:00 PM
SUN AUG 11
Orthros - 8:30AM
Divine Liturgy - 9:30AM
MON AUG 12
SUPPLICATION SERVICE (Prayer Service for Health & Salvation) 4:00 PM
WED AUG 14
EVE OF THE DORMITIONOF THE MOTHER OF GOD "PARAMONI TIS PANAGIAS" GREAT VESPER SERVICE - 7:00 PM
(Followed by the Lamentation to the Blessed Virgin Mary Outdoor Procession "EPITAPHION")
THU AUG 15
THE GREAT FEAST OF THE DORMITION OF THE MOTHER OF GOD - "TIS PANAGIAS" Orthros - 8:30AM
Divine Liturgy - 9:30AM