Mary’s Holy Assumption Orthodox Church
141 Den Road
Stamford, CT 06903
Rectory Phone 203-329-9933
December 5, 2020
Epistle :Hebrews 13: 17-21
Gospel: Luke 6: 17-23
NICHOLAS, ARCHBISHOP of MYRA and WONDERWORKER
Sat., Dec. 12 Vespers at 6PM
Sun., Dec. 13 Divine Liturgy at 10AM
Sat., Dec. 19 Vespers at 6PM
Sun., Dec. 20 Divine Liturgy ay 10AM
Thurs., Dec. 24 Christmas Eve…Great Vespers at 5PM
Fri., Dec. 25 The Nativity of Our Lord Jesus Christ…
Divine Liturgy at 10AM
Christmas Wreaths and Pointsettias
We will be adorning the Church inside and out as we always do.
Wreaths will be placed on the outside of the stained glass windows outside. They will be delivered on Friday, Dec. 11. We need men volunteers to put them on the windows either Sat. Dec.12 or Sunday,
Dec.13 after Service. The Christmas tree will be up by Sunday, Dec.20.
Christmas Bake and Food Sale
We are happy to announce that our Church will sponsor a Bake and Food Sale. In order to be compliant to the CDC’s and government Covid regulations, this sale must be done on the Pre-Order and Take Home basis. Pre-Order forms are available at the desk.
Please check off items you would like to order and submit your form by Sun., Dec. 20.
Pick-up times will be Dec. 25th and Dec. 27 after Divine Liturgy Services.
Christmas Flower offering envelopes
Christmas Flower offering envelopes are located at the desks in the Vestibule if you did not receive one. If you wish to dedicate a wreath or pointsettia , please write the name(s) clearly on the envelope. The offering will be posted in the weekly bulletin as they come in.
Please be as generous as you can. We do want our Church to look festive for The Nativity of Our Lord Jesus Christ. People who are unable to come to Church, please forward your offering to the Church Address above or paypal.
Financial Support for the Church
Christmas Offering Envelopes are available at the desk. We think about buying gifts for our family and friends for Christmas. Let us think about our Church. The Nativity of Our Lord is what Christmas is all about.
It is of great importance for all parishioners to continue supporting St. Mary’s Orthodox Church by sending their offerings and donations in a timely manner so that the monthly expenditures can be paid.