Announcements for May 14, 2017

Christ is Risen!


May 14, 2017

FIFTH SUNDAY OF PASCHA – The Samaritan

Tone 4

St Photini (Svetlana), The Samaritan Woman

Mid-Feast of Pentecost

Martyr Isadore of Chios (251)

Matins Gospel #7: St. John 29: 1-10

Divine Liturgy: Acts 11:19-26, 29-30; St. John 4: 5 – 42

TODAY: Two-Year Memorial for Vivian Haddad

Church School Picture and Picnic (see below)

Honeymooners Charles and Vivian

WEDNESDAY:

  • 6 p.m. Vespers
  • 7 p.m. Class – Acts – Beginnings of the Church


CHURCH SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENT – Today we would like for all 2016-17 Instructors and Students to gather at the stairwell for a group picture; we also want to get an outdoor picture which may include tree climbing.  This will be immediately following the Liturgy and Memorial.  No matter if you were a regular or an occasional participant, we want you in the picture!  At this point, students will be presented with a SURPRISE! and then we can all enjoy a picnic style meal and celebrate our Moms!

NEXT SUNDAY: HROC TALENT SHOW! From Johnny Cano, Producer:
Want to see Kitty Khalaf juggle three running chain saws? Or how about Tim Leonard in a tutu performing selected portions of Swan Lake? Not interested? How about some great singing, dancing, piano playing, bugling, fiddling and even some magic tricks? Don’t miss the HROC Interstellar Talent extravaganza after liturgy on May 21.

NEXT WEEKEND – Greek Fest at Holy Trinity-St. John – see https://www.greekfestjackson.org/

SUBDEACON STEPHEN WOOD, son of Subdeacon John and Leslie Wood, will be ordained a deacon this weekend at St. Herman’s Seminary in Kodiak, Alaska. Subdeacon John is there this weekend to participate. Axios! Axios! Axios!

REMEMBRANCES – In connection with our Fortieth Year celebration, we asked members and former members to write about their experience at Holy Resurrection. Five of these are now published at www.holyres.net – take a look. We’ll use more if you want to write one.

LOOKING AHEAD:

May 19 – 21 – Greek Fest at Holy Trinity-St. John – see https://www.greekfestjackson.org/

May 21 – Talent Show

May 25 – Ascension

June 4 – Pentecost

June 12-28 – Apostles’ Fast

Nov. 18 – Serve at Stewpot

THE BIBLE ANSWER MAN, a popular longtime Protestant radio speaker, has joined the Orthodox Church. Read more here.

Regular Services

Saturday 5:30 p.m. Vespers

Sunday 8:30 a.m. Matins (Orthros), 9:30 a.m. Divine Liturgy

Wednesday 6:00 p.m. Vespers; feast Days see www.holyres.net

Confessions Saturday after Vespers and other times by appointment

Phone 601 924-2441

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