Take advantage of the adult religious education opportunities

Adult Ministry: Retreats/Lectures



Nourish the Soul




Fr. Christ has been reorganizing the Adult Spiritual Life committee of our Church to be more focused on Adult Religious Study and in the growth of our rich Orthodox Christian faith. To this end, the committee, working under Fr. Christ's guidance & direction will be providing our faithful with the fullness of our Orthodox faith using the many resources available.  The committee consists of Fr. Christ as the Spiritual Advisor and the following co-chairs:
Noel Kelly njkelko@verizon.net, Kitty Matchica Kittym118@aol.com and Mac McLaughlin lawglm@aol.com.
Adult Religious Study: Journey to Pascha
Beginning this Saturday, we will be offering a study on the season of Great Lent as we journey to Pascha.  This series will take place on Saturday mornings from 10:30am-12 noon and will be lead by Mac McLaughlin .
DATES:  Feb 21, Feb 28, Mar 7th, Mar 14th, Mar 28th, April 4th and April 11th.
The format will be based on the book "Great Lent: Journey to Pascha" which is the timeless work of the blessed Fr. Alexander Schmemann of blessed memory.  If you do not have a copy of the book in your library, they will be available for purchase. 
A blessed and glorious Lenten season, filled with mercy and repentence
Peace and blessings,
Fr Christ



2008   3 week Meditation on the Canon of St. Andrew: Fr. Christ Kontos March 12, 26, April 9


This year we are pleased to offer a multiple day Lenten Retreat Program

for our parishioners as we journey through Great Lent.




A 5 week study lead by Noel Kelly consisting of:

1. Opening Prayer
   2. Sacred Readings
   3. Questions for Reflection 
   4. Contemplative Dialogue on evening’s theme 
   5. Closing Prayer



2006, March 11th

 Orthodoxy & Orthopraxy: Prayer, Fasting & Almsgiving

4th Annual Adult Lenten Retreat

Saturday, March 11th


Retreat Master: Dan Christopoulos



2005, April 2nd

Fr. Charles Joanides, Ph.D., LMFT.  Fr. Charles specializes in Relationships, Marriage & Family.  Read this months Pastoral Message for more insight.



Lenten Retreat Frederica Matthews-Greene March 6, 2004



Fr. Christ on our Journey to Pascha March 12th

Fr. Christ on Great and Holy Week March 26th