St. Michael the Archangel
Orthodox Church of America in Concord, CA
8th Sunday after Pentecost – August 11, 2019
Dormition Feast – Great Vespers on Wednesday, August 14th at 7:00 p.m..
Divine Liturgy on Thurs., August 15th at 10 a.m. followed by the Akathist of the Theotokos.
Baptism of Titania Jones on Saturday, September 17th at 11 a.m. Please pray for Titania in this final week of preparation. All are welcome to the baptism!
Arts & Crafts project – Ruth and Lori will have a craft project for the Children of our parish on Sunday, August 25th!
Religious Education Program– Registration for the Fall Semester. There is a $30 registration fee per family for the year to cover the expense of books for the children. An email will go out to the families in the parish. Please see Sheila Bliss, the Director of Religious Education, for more details. Thank you!
Gratitude – Many thanks to Tony Elwood for maintaining the grass and the bushes!
Please pray for the sick – Gene Perry, Stephanie and Tom McNicholas,
Linda Sekella, Linda McKee and Pauline Sargent
Prayer to the Theotokos
Rejoice, O Virgin Theotokos, Mary full of grace, the Lord is with Thee. Blessed art Thou among women, and blessed is the fruit of Thy womb, for Thou hast borne the Savior of our souls.