Plan now to attend this year’s Pan-Orthodox vacation Church School! Register today at [FUN]!   THEME: Behold the Light! EVENT CALENDAR: Sunday, June 13 (Noon-3 PM) – @Richmond Park Monday, June 14 (6-8 PM) – @Holy Cross Tuesday, June 15 (6-8 PM) – @Holy Trinity Wednesday, June 16 (6-8 PM) – @St. Nicholas Thursday, June […]

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    Please RSVP at [ATTENDING].  

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Fr. Michael’s Midweek Reflection–Ending Well

Each Wednesday, Fr. Michael shares an encouraging message, hoping to bring light, clarity, and peace into our challenging lives   June 9, 2021 ENDING WELL    As we take leave of Pascha for 2021, we reflect on endings in general. In our modern lives, we tend to glaze over endings, but when we celebrate them, […]

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Great News! We have provided a better way for you to donate conveniently to St. Nicholas by eliminating transaction fees. Currently, when anyone gives online, the church incurs a processing fee for each transaction. However, by using Venmo, 100% of your donation goes toward the ministries of the church! Visit this Venmo link to learn […]

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Grand Rapids Press

ETHICS & RELIGION TALK Faith Traditions Teach many of the same Lessons FROM the rapidian, June 4, 2021. ETHICS & RELIGION TALK Rabbi David Krishef ethicsandreligiontalk@gmail.com What are the common parables/morality stories that are found in the scriptures or text of the different religions? To read this article visit [GR PRESS].

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‘From Broadway to Grand Rapids’ – DEADLINE!!!

At the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese Convention, July 26, 2019, we will feature the Musical Production: ‘From Broadway to Grand Rapids’. Open auditions for this sensational evening is open to all talented Orthodox performers.  Submissions can be made at: [Video Auditions]. This will be a night to remember!    

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Let there be Light!

Well, I had another blog post ready to go for today, but the beautiful sunny morning we’ve been enjoying here in West Michigan has convinced me to spend some time reflecting on the importance of light. We’ve gone through several weeks where we’ve not really seen the sun. This is not a practical problem; we […]

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Iconography Workshop

Prosopon School of Iconology and Iconography Icon Workshop Instructors: Tatiana Berestov with Demitrii Berestov Date: March 20-25, 2017 Location: Francisan Life Process Center Address: 11650 Downes St. NE, Lowell, MI 49331 Go to Icon Workshop and click on location to register for the workshop, lodging and an optional continental breakfast. You may bring your own food […]

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Shoe Drive

Throughout the month of January, Teen SOYO will be collecting NEW or GENTLY USED children’s shoes for In The Image! In The Image has been providing shoes for elementary students in select Grand Rapids, Godfrey-Lee, Kentwood, and Wyoming Schools through their Shoes Help Our Elementary Students program for 20 YEARS! [Click here to learn more […]

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“Alison’s Choice”

Alison’s Choice Film Screening Come & experience the profile film “Alison’s Choice” tomorrow, February 9 at Celebration! Cinema Woodland. This is a private screening of this feature-length movie sponsored by Grand Rapids Right to Life. Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased at the Right to Life table in the theater lobby. For information […]

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Discussions on Spiritual Care in a Secular Healthcare System

We hope you can join us on January 27 and 28, 2017. Click here to download the registration form. Please complete the form and return it by January 16 to reserve your place. We look forward to seeing you at the retreat! Friday, January 27: 4:30-5:00 p.m. Check-in. 5:00 p.m. Vespers Service [Evening prayer service with […]

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More Blessed

As I write this, it’s “Giving Tuesday,” an addition to our annual calendar set aside as a day of online giving to those less fortunate than ourselves. Since you’re on the internet reading this blog post you already know about it by the dozens of “Giving Tuesday” requests you’ve received. While I’m not usually happy […]

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