Weekly Announcements

 
 
 
 
THIS WEEK’S ANNOUNCEMENTS
Sunday,  October 24th, 2021    St. Arethas and his companions

Sunday,  October 24th
St. Arethas and his companions
8:15am Orthros,        9:30am Divine Liturgy
GENERAL ASSEMBLY AFTER CHURCH SERVICES
6pm Banquet honoring Drs. Kales at Hilton Hotel
 
Monday, October 25th
7pm JOY meeting on zoom
 
Tuesday, October 26th
St. Demetrios the Myrrh-flowing
8:15am Orthros 
9am Divine Liturgy
 
Wednesday, October 27th
Paraklesis Service
Everyone is invited and welcome to attend.
The service is about 45 minutes and we are asking for prayers
from the Panagia for healing, help and any other issues we may
have in our lives. You can also submit names of your loved ones.
5:30pm – 7pm  Greek School 10:30am
7-8pm  Dance Practice
 
Thursday, October 28th
7-8pm English Bible Class
 
Friday, October 29th
St. Anastasia
8:15am Orthros
9am Divine Liturgy
11am-12noon – English Bible Class
5pm – 6:30pm  Adult Greek Class
 
Saturday, October 30th
Youth Pilgrimage to the Holy Protection Monastery  
6pm – Vespers
 
Artoclasia Service today in honor and for the health of the Drs. Anthony and Joyce Kales.
 
PARISH GENERAL ASSEMBLY will be held TODAY Sunday, October 24th after the services in the Church. Please make plans to attend. We will be having nominations for Parish Council members and discuss other pertinent issues for the Church.
 
SPECIAL EVENT HONORING OUR GREAT BENEFACTORS THE DRS. ANTHONY & JOYCE KALES will be held today Sunday, October 24th at the Hilton Harrisburg Hotel with dinner at 6:00pm.  These wonderful benefactors have been helping at least two generations of students since 1980 till now. For 40 years they have been giving merit scholarships to deserving recipients to help them with their education. Many of these recipients are now or either studying to become physicians, scientists, engineers, business leaders, computer experts, educators and lawyers.  Please reserve your seat for this event to show our deep appreciation and gratitude for these wonderful pioneers, thoughtful and most generous benefactors of our Cathedral.    Cost of the tickets are:  Adults - $75 and Children (15 & under) - $20.  For more information or to reserve a seat, you may call Vee Mazias 717-701-6267, Helen Tzanis 717-574-7731 or Nicholas Theofanis 717-303-8586.
 
Zoom Bible Classes  are on Thursdays at 7:00pm and on Fridays at 11:00am. If you have received Zoom invites in the past, no need to resubmit your email unless it has changed. For those wishing to join us for the Bible Classes, please email Fr. Michael with your email address and let him know which day works best for you.  frmichael@holytrinityhbg.org;   Thank you.
 
Philoptochos.  Beginning from Sunday, October 10th Philoptochos will have boxes in the social hall collecting new or slightly used coats, jackets, sweaters, gloves and mittens for the homeless. They can be for men, women and children. Please help out the homeless with your donation. They will be collecting till the beginning of November.
 
JOY Zoom Meeting tomorrow Monday, October 25th at 7:00pm.  All JOY children will be getting a Zoom invite for this meeting.  If you are not on our list, please email Jennifer Solomon with your name and email address.  Jenniferksolomon1@gmail.com   Thank you.
 
Sts. Joachim and Anna’s monthly meeting will be held on Thursday, November 11th at 11:30am.  We will also have election of Officers that day.
 
Christmas Card:  Please consider signing up for the Community Christmas Card for Holy Trinity Cathedral. A minimum donation of $20 will be accepted from each family. Please plan to have your name in the Community Christmas Card.  Please see the persons in the Hall at the table.  Deadline is Sunday, Nov. 21st.
 
STEWARDSHIP. We ask that you please fill out your Stewardship Pledge for 2021 with careful and prayerful consideration and please return it to the Church Office. The financial level at which you arrive should be a spiritual expression of gratitude and love to God for all you have received.  Your Stewardship Commitment is a testimony of your dedication to enhancing your personal spiritual life. We thank you on behalf of the Holy Trinity Cathedral.   
 
Stewardship Pledges for 2021: We would like to thank all those who generously have responded with their stewardship contribution to the Church.  We thank our 77% families who up to September 26th, 2021, have pledged and contributed for 2021 year bringing to a total of actual contributions to $333,557.  Great progress for a good Stewardship year.  May the blessings of the Lord always be with all of you and with our families keeping all safe, healthy, and spiritually strong.  Thank you for generously supporting the Cathedral.  
 
Bookstore news:   The Bookstore is open on Sundays after church. This is a special ministry in our Cathedral. There are many wonderful books, icons and other items that you may wish to buy for your home or give as gifts. Please come by and see our bookstore. A new CD that includes the Great Paraklesis is available.
 
We are live streaming on our new You Tube Channel.  Go to YouTube and search for Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral Camp Hill (or copy/paste the link provided below).  Click on the Channel and press the "Subscribe" button.  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwzf0w5hAbtY35zJUJw_6Lw.  You can also access the live stream from our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/HolyTrinityCampHill.   Also you may go to our Website and look for live streaming.
 
Announcements: 
1. On Friday, Nov. 12th there will be a live performance of Dimitris Mpasis at the St. Nicholas Cathedral in Pittsburgh, PA beginning at 6:30pm. The show will start at 8:00pm. Please see flyer attached to this email.
 
2.  On Saturday, Nov. 13th there will be an Icaros Glendi/Dance at the Dormition Church in Oakmont, PA from 9:00pm – 2:00am.  Please see flyer attached to this email.  
 
An Important Note:  Many of our parishioners do not get these mass emails. If you are aware of them who do not, please call them and read to them what these announcements say. Also please notify Fr. Michael at frmichael@holytrinityhbg.org for their email addresses and we will add them to the list.  Thank you to those who have responded to add them on our email list.   
 
If you need any help, please call Fr. Michael at 717-818-1160 or email him at: frmichael@holytrinityhbg.org. Please keep the Clergy, the Parish Council members and all the parishioners at Holy Trinity in your prayers, as well.  
 
Our Church Office is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays. For emergencies, please call the clergy directly, email us or text us to reach us. We are communicating via email, our website and our Facebook concerning the Church activities.
THIS WEEK'S ATTACHMENTS
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