Newsletter December 26 / January 8 Sunday after Nativity

St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, McKinney, Texas

Electronic Newsletter

December 26 / January 8  Sunday after Nativity

Announcements

"Mighty Mites" Collection

Prayer Requests

Schedule of Divine Services in the Coming week

Fasting in the Coming week


Announcements

Services were Nativity were beautiful and well attended. Thank you to everyone who participated! As Father Seraphim said in both of his homilies this weekend, may your encounter with our Incarnate God truly change you and bring you closer to Him and to eternal life in Him! 


"Mighty Mites" Collection

This week, we collected $73 for the rebuilding of the Valea Screzii orphanage in Romania, which was devastated by fire on December 26th.

Next week, we will collect for the building fund of the St. Siloan Russian Orthodox Mission in Chile.


Prayer Requests

For the Health and Salvation.

  • Alexandra (4 y/o girl wih brain cancer)
  • Priests Jean and Grégoire and all the faithful and suffering of Haiti,  and our sponsored household: Catherine and her family.
  • The suffering people of East Japan.


For a more complete listing, please see our parish prayer list. Anyone can make requests.


Schedule of Divine Services in the Coming week

Monday 1/9

  • 7PM Moleben

Wednesday 1/11

  • 7PM Vespers (confession before and after)

Thursday 1/12

  • 9AM Divine Liturgy

Saturday 1/14.

  • 4PM Confession
  • 5PM Vigil

Sunday 1/15. 

  • 10AM  Divine Liturgy
  • 12:45PM Church School – Middle School; Sisterhood Meeting

Fasting in the Coming week

The period from Nativity until Theophany is fast free. Eat your favorite foods, and give thanks to God!

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