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CHURCH HOURS 

OFFICE HOURS:
Monday - Friday 9:00a.m. to 4:00p.m.

SUNDAY SERVICES begin @ 9:30am

***Due to the increase in COVID cases and in the abundance of caution, we will be requiring masks to be worn during Church services once again beginning on Sunday, September 19th for the foreseeable future. This applies to all Church services and sacraments***

LIVE STREAMING SERVICES: SUNDAY, January 23, 2022 - 9:30AM Sunday, January 23, 2022 - The Church will be open at 8:30AM for anyone wishing to light a candle or make an offering. - NO RESERVATIONS REQUIRED! MASK MANDATE BEGINS MONDAY, DECEMBER 20th!

With these trying times, St. George Church has set up a VENMO account @STGEORGE-LYNNMA - you can use this account to pay for candles.

$5 small 3 day candle & $10 large 5 day candle

You can use this account to send donations for Pascha/Easter offerings even Stewardship.
Please put in the text what the payment is for. We will light candles 7 days a week not just during Liturgy or other services.

If you do not have VENMO send me your email address to pkatsos@thinntrim.com and I will email you a link from the St. George QUICKBOOKS account and you can securely pay with any major credit card or direction from a checking account. Again, please reference what the payment is for: CANDLES - DONATIONS - STEWARDSHIP.

St. George has setup a text # to make donations - Text the word "GIVE" to 844-920-2389

*NEW direct link to pay online - click here

Thank you in advance for all your love and support for St. George and thank you to all those who have responded to our special appeal! On behalf of Father George, the Parish Council and the St. George family we wish you and your family GOOD HEALTH!

We will pray together soon!

Father George
Arthur Argeros, Parish Council President
Peter Katsos, Parish Council Treasurer

LIKE ST. GEORGE P.T.A. ON FACEBOOK
OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY is extended to the families of KONSTANTINA MYSTAKIDES, GEORGE NOTIDIS and ELENI PSILLOS all of LYNN who recently passed away. May their memory be eternal.
ST. GEORGE PHILOPTOCHOS ANNUAL LUCKY MARCH CALENDAR
Tickets on sale now. Over $3,000 in cash prizes will be given. $5 each or $20 for 5 tickets. Makes a great Christmas Gift. Please see a member of the Philoptochos Society for tickets. We thank you for your support!!!
WINTER CAMP '22 - February 19 - 21st
Registration open at 7:00PM on January 3rd for Grades 11 & 12, on January 5th for Grades 9 & 10 and on January 6th for Grades 6-8 at metropolisofbostoncamp.org.

FAITH | HERITAGE | FELLOWSHIP | SPORTS | ARTS | NATURE & MORE!
Community - Field Trips - Great Outdoors - Friendship - SEE YOU AT WINTER CAMP!

CROSSROAD

The CrossRoad Priority Application Deadline is THIS MONDAY, January 10th! It's ALMOST HERE! Your last chance to receive priority consideration and a $50 tuition discount if accepted. All we need are your essays, transcripts and general information to qualify. Apply at this link www.crossroadinstitute.org.

WHAT IS CROSSROAD? A 10 day academic summer institute that prepares high school juniors and seniors to make big life decisions and invites them to connect with the Orthodox Christian theological and spiritual tradition in a deep and meaningful way.

WHO CAN APPLY? Orthodox Christian high school juniors and seniors (graduating in 2022 & 2023). Students 16-18 years old.

WHERE & WHEN? Boston, June 12-22 | San Francisco July 2-12 | Chicago July 23 - August 2

Priority Deadline - January 10, 2022 | Regular Deadline - February 22, 2022

CONTACT US - 617-850-1309 or email program@crossroadinstitute.org

HERITAGE GREECE PROGRAM 2022
A 2 week journey to Greece to connect with your roots!

Click here for more info!

"LET THE CHILDREN COME TO ME" - Matthew 19:14 - Year of the Youth - Children | Teens | Young Adults

Meet the Bishops - TOWNHALLS
An opportunity for youth to meet hierarchs of the Assembly of Bishops in a townhall setting.

Hierarchs attending - Metropolitan Gerasimos, Metropolitan Joseph, Metropolitan Gregory, Archbishop Michael, Bishop Irines

February 23rd - 8:00 PM EST Click here to register!

2021- 2022 ST. GEORGE YOUTH RECREATION PROGRAM
We welcome our youth back beginning Tuesday, October 5th! Please join us as we begin a new year bringing our children together thru fun and fellowship. Learning as they play!

SCHEDULE:
PEEWEE/JR. JOY - Grades K-4 - T.B.A.
BOYS & GIRLS JOY - Grades 5-8 - Tuesdays 5:30 P.M.
GOYA H.S. BOYS - Grades 9-12 - Tuesdays 7:00 P.M.
GOYA H.S. GIRLS - Grades 9-12 - Wednesdays 7:00 P.M.

Coaches: Startis Saranteas, Vanessa Makrakis, Brian Murphy

Stay tuned on FACEBOOK & INSTAGRAM for updates!

DIVINE LITURGY BOOKS
Brand new, individually wrapped Divine Liturgy books are available for purchase. The cost is $20. The books will be available on Sunday in the Narthex or by calling the Church office. These will be your books to bring to Church with you or to use as you take part in the Divine Liturgy from home.
CHURCH SCHOOL BEGINS!!!
Sunday, October 17th immediately following Holy Communion, all students are to proceed to their classrooms. Registration forms will be availabe for parents to complete.

COVID-19 GUIDELINES - we are adhering to the guidelines of the City of Lynn and the Mass Department of Education. All students and faculty must wear face masks and social distance. We will update you with any changes!

GREEK LANGUAGE SCHOOL
Saturdays 9:00-12:00(NOON) - Please register your child today!

For more information contact Lena Triantos etriant@comcast.net or call the Chuch office at 781-593-6162.

Daily Readings Mobile Apps � Available for iPhone, Android and Nokia mobile devices.
http://www.goarch.org/archdiocese/departments/i nternet/mobileapps/mobileapps
CHOIR MEMBERS NEEDED!
Our St. George Choir is in need of new members. No music experience necessary and you do not have to be able to read Greek, all music is phonetics! Please come and help your Church to continue this beautiful tradition. WE NEED YOU! Contact Sophia Argeros 617-543-5762
SACRAMENTS

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

BAPTISMS

On August 15, Ava Maria, daughter of Harley Richardson & Christina Kumunduros, was baptized into the Orthodox Church with Konstantina Kumunduros & Maria Iatrou as sponsors. Na Sas Zisi!

On August 18th, Amelia Olybia, daughter of Dominic & Eleni Famico, was baptized into the Orthodox Church with Jimmy & Vanessa Ladas as sponsors. Na Sas Zisi!

On August 21st, Silvino Laurent, son of Christopher & Samantha DiNicola, was baptized into the Orthodox Church with Kendra DiNicola as sponsor. Na Sas Zisi!

On August 28th, Zoe Thear, daughter of Dean & Jill Tzortizis, was baptized into the Orthodox Church with Alexander Christos Iatrou as sponsor. Na Sas Zisi!

On August 28th, Joseph Mark, son of Mark & Stephanie Pepdjonovic, was baptized into the Orthodox Church with Christina Koumoundouros as sponsor. Na Sas Zisi!

On Sepetember 12th, Antonia Katerina, daughter of John & Maria Tzortzis was baptized into the Orthodox Church with Elena Soukos & Athena Magos as sponsors. Na Sas Zisi!

On September 19th, Colton James, son of Jonathan & Leanne McCloskey, was baptized into the Orthodox Church with Katherine Huber as sponsor. Na Sas Zisi!

On October 23rd, Declan Thomas, son of Jeffrey & Brittney Walsh, was baptized into the Orthodox Church with Kelly Pustorino as sponsor. Na Sas Zisi!

On October 30th, Antonia Monroe, daughter of Mario & Andrea Nirgianakis, was baptized into the Orthodox Church with Katie Liakopoulos Walsh as sponsor. Na Sas Zisi!

On December 4th, Jay Fregeau was chrismated into the Orthodox Church with Ioanna Makris as sponsor. Welcome to our family!

On December 18th, Amelia Della, daughter of Henry & Sonya Hernandez, was baptized into the Orthodox Church with Amy Aoude & Eddy Aoude as sponsors. Na Sas Zisi! WEDDINGS
�Lord our God Crown them with Glory and Honor�

On September 4th, Benjamin Woolf & Ellena Christopoulos were united in Holy Matrimony in the Orthodox Church with Leonides Christopoulos as sponsor. May God grant them many years!

On September 18th, Kurt Steiner & Katharine Eugenia Jordan were united in Holy Matrimony in the Orthodox Church with Emily Jordan as sponsor. May God grant them many years!

On October 2nd, Sean Riley & Olympia Panagopoulos were united in Holy Matrimony in the Orthodox Church with Nina Masouras as sponsor. May God grant them many years!

On October 16th, Connor Griffin & Irene Triantos were united in Holy Matrimony in the Orthodox Church with Stephanie Dakoyannis as sponsor. May God grant them many years!

On October 30th, Mario Nirgianadkis & Andrea Marie Antonucci were united in Holy Matrimony in the Orthodox Church with Katie Liakopoulos Walsh as sponsor. May God grant them many years!

On November 7th, James Dimitrakoupoulos & Alexandra D'Entermont were united in Holy Matrimony in the Orthodox Church with Dimitrios & Alicia Vasiliadis as sponsors. May God grant them many years!

On November 14th, Paul Beane II & Panagiota Kumunduros were united in Holy Matrimony in the Orthodox Church with Antonia Grimanis as sponsor. 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" - THANK YOU FOR MAKING CARING & SHARING 26th YEAR A HUGE SUCCESS!!!

CARING & SHARING PROGRAM - "LITTLE THINGS MEAN A LOT" - "HAPPY FEET PROGRAM"

The Lynn Shelter Association and My Brother's Table is in need of warm socks for its visitors during the winter months. For the months of November & December we ask that children donate new socks to this program. This is a giant request since approximately 350 people visit the shelter on a daily basis. Donations can be made weekly during Greek School and Church School and during Youth Recreation night. Please be generous for our less fortunate friends.

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.
�Keep the Light of St. George Strong & Bright�
Stewardship 2021 � Pledges as of 1/21/22 � 471 TOTALING - $251,695.00
January 16, 2022: Candles: $765. Tray: $161.

Upcoming Services

CHURCH SERVICES: LIVE STREAMING FROM ST. GEORGE -

THU JAN 6
FEAST OF THE HOLY EPIPHANY Orthros - 9:00 a.m.
Divine Liturgy - 9:30 a.m.
Blessing of the Holy Water - 10:30 a.m.
FRI JAN 7
***CANCELLED DUE TO IMPENDING SNOW STORM*** - FEAST OF ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST Orthros- 9:00 a.m.
Divine Liturgy - 9:30 a.m.

SUN JAN 9
SUNDAY AFTER EPIPHANY
GodParent/GodChild Sunday
Orthros- 9:00 a.m.
Divine Liturgy - 9:30 a.m.