News/Events

VACATION CHURCH SCHOOL

Pan-Orthodox Vacation Church School! The Three Summer Feasts!  Ascension, Pentecost & Transfiguration Register today at [VCS] Suggested Free Will Donation of $10 [HERE]    

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Scholarship Page

Scholarships from Antiochian Orthodox Benefactors ​The Antiochian Archdiocese shares this listing of scholarships from a variety of sources for the benefit of applicants and benefactors. Contact the benefactors directly for rules, qualifications, and deadlines for their scholarships.  2024 Eastern Dioceses Scholarships 2024 Antiochian Women Grant 2024 Metropolitan Antony Bashir Memorial Scholarship: High school and college students […]

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Whitecaps Game with Shepherds of Independence Residents

Please join us as we host our friends from Shepherds of Independence at a Whitecaps Baseball Game on Thursday, May 30th! y The festivities begin with an all you can eat BBQ at the Lumbermen’s BBQ areas in LMCU Ballpark at 5:15PM followed by a Whitecaps game starting at 6:35PM. Purchase your tickets with a […]

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The Ascension of our Lord

Biblical Story The story of the Ascension of our Lord, celebrated as one of the Twelve Great Feasts of the Church, is found in the book of the Acts of the Apostles 1:3-11. It is also mentioned in the Gospels of Mark (16:19) and Luke (24:50-53). The moment of the Ascension is told in one […]

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YOUTH PAGE

  VACATION CHURCH SCHOOL June 9th – 13th, 2024 THE SUMMER FEASTS!  ASCENSION, PENTECOST & TRANSFIGURATION Kickoff Picnic: Sunday, June 9: 1 pm – 3 pm @ Mulick Park (1632 Sylvan Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506) Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 6 pm- 8 pm: hosted at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church (330 Lakeside Dr. […]

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PROJECT GR 2024

Project GR is a Pan-Orthodox Workday taking place on Saturday, May 18th.   We will kick-off the day at the ICCF HQ (415 MLK St. SE) beginning at 8:30 AM. During this time, volunteers will be assigned to their house to begin a day of home renovations –raking, mulching, pruning, painting, minor carpentry, and general […]

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Men’s Ministry

A-MEN (Antiochian Men) We are a vibrant, Christ-centered, life-changing men’s group that is vital to St. Nicholas, and it is our mission to provide the men of St. Nicholas an opportunity to meet, study, and work together. Join us by attending our upcoming activities: We typically have breakfast and fellowship along with an inspirational talk […]

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VENMO

  When using Venmo, search for St-NicholasGR. Add your donation amount and a description for where you want your donation to go–Tithe, Holy Oblation, Memorial, etc.. If a phone number is requested when finalizing the donation just click ‘skip’. It’s that easy! St-NicholasGR  

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Help us host a lunch for Iconographers!

We’re helping to host our Iconographers the week of April 1-6 as they paint a mural on the chapel wall. If you’re able, please sign up to supply a Lenten soup and salad lunch. Please sign up to provide a Lenten soup and salad lunch for seven people.  Lunch needs to be served at 12 pm […]

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Feast of the Annunciation

Rejoice, O Theotokos, O deliverance of Adam from the curse! Rejoice, O chaste Theotokos! Rejoice, O living bush! Rejoice, O lamp! Rejoice, O throne! Rejoice, O ladder and door! Rejoice, O divine chariot! Rejoice, O bright cloud! Rejoice, O temple, O most-gilded jar! Rejoice, O mountain! Rejoice, O tabernacle and table! Rejoice, O deliverer of […]

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FOCUS NORTH AMERICA

FOCUS North America Steven Christoforou, FOCUS North America Director of Operations & Community Engagement met with the Orthodox churches in Grand Rapids to discuss the interest and need for a FOCUS Center in our Grand Rapids community. Use the links below to learn more about what was discussed at the meeting, join a working group, […]

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Women’s Ministry

Sunday, June 2 Officer Elections  A meeting for the annual election of officers for the Women of St Nicholas ministry will occur following Liturgy on Sunday, June 2.   Any woman over 18 who is a member of St Nicholas is automatically a member of the Women of St Nicholas Ministry and, if in good […]

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