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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Thanksgiving Basket Food Drive Blesses Many
Because of your generous donations, we collected tons of food and enough gift cards to bless those in need. Thank you to those who not only gave food but also to those who delivered the food baskets. Together St. Nicholas is impacting our community for Christ!
Wolverines outplay the Spartans!
The game began with such high expectations for the Spartans, but for the second consecutive year, they did not have the stamina to overthrow the valiant Wolverines. Our annual U of M/Michigan State fundraiser broke last year’s astounding total donations of $10,420 for a new record of $14,155!!! Congratulations to both teams for battling to […]
St. Nicholas Mediterranean Dinner
Final preparations are being made for our Middle Eastern Dinner at St. Nicholas. On Thursday, October 20th, from 5-8pm, the public can purchase a take-out meal. Don’t miss authentic Middle Eastern food at its best! Your dinner includes: A delicious Middle Eastern salad, hummus, rice with green beans and meat balls in a tomato sauce […]
Hugely Successful Beyond the Image Sacred Art Conference
A wonderful turnout at St. Nicholas Church for our conference on iconography, sacred art. Most of the people in attendance were non-Orthodox who came to learn about our icons and why they are a central part of Orthodoxy. Icons in the Orthodox Church are called “Windows to Heaven.” St. Nicholas Church opened those windows to […]