The faithful of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Grand Rapids, Michigan give glory to God for His enduring faithfulness! We give Him all of the praise for abundantly blessing our parish throughout the past one hundred years. We are thankful for each and every dedicated member who gave of their God-given time, talents, and treasures to bring our parish to this momentous occasion. Our prayer, as we move into the next century, is that God would continue to bless us as we aim to seek and share Christ’s love so that all will find eternal life in Him.
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CENTENNIAL WEEKEND SCHEDULE
Saturday, October 15
5PM Great Vespers presided by with Bishops JOHN, ANTHONY, THOMAS, and NICHOLAS
6PM Centennial Gala Cocktail Hour
SOYO and JOY program and the Blessing of the Youth Room
7PM Centennial Gala Dinner and Program followed by music and dancing by our own Nick Ayoub and band
9PM SOYO and JOY parent pickup
Sunday, October 16
10AM Hierarchical Divine Liturgy followed by Trisagion Prayers for the St. Nicholas parishioners who fell asleep in the Lord and the blessing of the Memorial Wall and icons
12:15PM Celebration Coffee Hour
Centennial Moments: A Look back over the Past 100 Years
Centennial Moments features articles and pictures that reflect the life of our beloved parish and some of our faithful members. Weekly updates can be read by visiting: [Centennial Moments].