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Parish Life Conference

“For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn the world but that the world through Him might be saved.”   John 3:17   Parents, in the weeks ahead your children will be asking you to assist them in preparing for the   Bible Bowl Oratorical Contest, or their Creative Art’s entry (art, […]

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PROJECT GR 2020

IMPORTANT LINKS: Inner City Christian Federation’s Community Homes Initiative   DONATE to support this effort   VOLUNTEER SIGN-UP Full-time  Part-time   OVERVIEW of the Project Grand Rapids has an affordable housing crisis that is displacing some of the most vulnerable community members, and in some cases forcing them into homelessness. Project GR 2020 offers an […]

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Antiochian Village Information Page

Experience Camp at the Antiochian Village!  Never been to the village? Consider attending these wonderful opportunities!   Summer Camp – Session II!  It is time to prepare for Summer Camp!  Click on these links to be fully prepared! [Registration Forms] Register If you need transportation to Session II Summer Camp [Transportation sign-up] Direct your questions to […]

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BIBLE STUDY SERIES

CURRENT STUDY: The BOOK of REVELATION Fr. Michael’s Thursday morning Bible study begins at 10 AM. Various modern-day Christians have been confused by the final book of the Bible, known as the Apocalypse or more commonly the “Book of Revelations”. Come and learn how the ancient Orthodox Christian Church has understood this book for 2,000 […]

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ORTHODOX GOLF OPEN 2020

VISIT THIS LINK TO REGISTER [GOLF]  

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THE SACRAMENT OF CONFESSION

    Written by Fr. Michael Shanbour   1. What is the Sacrament of Confession? Confession is part of the process of “repentance” — which is the essence of the Christian life. Repentance is a change of heart usually with corresponding changes of behavior or attitude. Repentance includes at least the following: 1) Awareness; 2) […]

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POSTPONED = TRUTH MATTER, LIFE MATTERS MORE CONFERENCE with HANK HANEGRAAFF

  You are invited to hear THE BIBLE ANSWER MAN in person! Hank Hanegraaff will share two sessions from his book: Truth Matters, Life matters More: The Unexpected Beauty of an Authentic Christian Life.   This event has been postponed.        To download a PDF of the flyer, click one of the following: […]

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YOUTH EQUIPPED TO SERVE

  REGISTER at: [YES]  

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Food For Hungry People

  FOOD FOR HUNGRY PEOPLE PROGRAM   Great Lent is here, and that means many things in the Church, and the one I want to tell you about now is the Food For Hungry People (FFHP) program. This year we celebrate 46 years of raising funds for our Food for Hungry People and Charitable Outreach Program. […]

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PASCHAL RETREAT

Taking Light from the Light:  Our Life in the Joy of Pascha   GUEST SPEAKERS: Father Nicholas Belcher https://www.linkedin.com/in/fr-nicholas-belcher-552abaa6         Dr. Gregory Abdalah https://www.stgeorgeaz.org/about-us/           Topics (could be given later if we do not have this ready to share)Taking Light from the Light:  Our Life in the Joy […]

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YOUTH ROCK CLIMBING EVENT

Beat the winter blahs! Join your friends for Rock Climbing at the Grand Valley State University Recreation Center (10915 N. Campus Drive in Allendale), on Sunday, February 23 from 1:30-3:30. Afterwards, we will head to Mancino’s for pizza!   Register at [FUN].   Direct your questions to Chris Khorey or Michael Sirotko.    

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BIBLE STUDY ARCHIVES

Welcome to Fr. Michael’s Bible Study Series. To listen to the series listed below, click on the topic. If you have a question or would like to suggest a topic for further study, please email Fr. Michael.   BIBLE STUDY TOPICS: “Selections of the Psalms”, explores passages that encourage us to draw closer to Christ.

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