The Nativity Fast begins Thursday, November 15! This is a joyous fast in anticipation of the Nativity of Christ. In the weeks between now and December 24, we prepare ourselves to celebrate the birth in the flesh of our Lord Jesus Christ. Give careful consideration to prepare for confession, participate in almsgiving, and apply the […]
Having trouble catching the Christmas spirit? It can be tough to pause long enough to contemplate the coming of the Savior when we can’t keep our to-do lists under a page! Do yourself a favor and come to church on the Wednesday nights leading up to Christmas to be immersed in the beauty of the […]
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!
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 […]
Develop a deeper knowledge of the Holy Scriptures by committing to attend Wednesday Night Bible Study. This is a perfect opportunity to grow in Christ. The adult group is studying the Book of Matthew and the teens are studying the Acts of the Apostles. Dinner from 6:00-6:50 pm Bible Study from 7:00-8:00 pm
WOW! what a turnout at O.M.G.–Engage! The hallways were buzzing as everyone participated in last week’s ministry fair! Huge numbers of church members signed up to join the nearly 50-ministries at St. Nicholas. We’re on a roll. We all now have an active part we can play in the life of our church. Thank you to […]
His Grace, Bishop Anthony, will be visiting St. Nicholas Church the weekend of September 10th and 11th. What a great way to kick off the church school year with inspiring words for students, teachers, and parents. After church school, join His Grace for a Hierarchical Divine Liturgy at 10am.
Saturday, September 24th, from Noon-3pm, the Works of Mercy Ministry of St. Nicholas Church will be grilling lunch at Shepherds of Independence. It is a shelter that cares for mentally ill patients. 10-15 parishioners are needed to serve food and interact with the residents. The patients will also be entertained by our talented Nick Ayoub. […]
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 […]
Guess what? Your Bishop can golf and he’s calling all golfers to join him. The scramble begins Saturday, September 10th at 1:30pm at The Golf Club at Thornapple Pointe. Golf and dinner is $125 and all proceeds go to the Diocese of Toledo and the Midwest Mission Fund. Non-golfers are welcome to join for dinner […]
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 […]