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Parish Updates – Jan 10 to Jan 17

The Baptism of Christ is celebrated in our Church on January 6.  We will be conducting special services on this Sunday (11 January 2009) to commemorate the event.

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Visit the Baptism of Christ’s location

Parish Updates

1. Thanks to all the youth who participated with removing all the items from the Sanctuary and upper hall on Sunday .

2. Thanks to Mr. Joby Varghese and Mr. Lijo John for completing the painting of the parsonage this past Thursday.

3. Due to the construction work in the Sanctuary, the Holy Liturgy will take place in the Upper Hall on Sunday (11 January 2009).

4. Special services will be conducted on Sunday, 11 January to commemorate the Baptism of Christ (Dhanaha) (which was on Jan 6).

5. Sunday School Midterm Exams will be held on January 29, 2009 after the Holy Liturgy.

Church Days

Jan 11- 1st Sunday after Danaha
Jan 15 – St. Mary’s Festival for Seeds

Thanks to Mr. Joykutty Detroit for the Orthodox Sabha Panchamgam.

Diocese Events
1. MGOCSM Winter Show on 10 Jan 2009 in Philadelphia at the St. Thomas (Unrah) – has been cancelled due to inclement weather. The event will be resceduled.

2. The Annual Family & Youth Conference will be held on July 15 to July 18,2009.  For more information, visit the Family Conference Web site.

3. Missions Trip – MGOCSM wants you to serve on the Missions Trip for Summer 2009.  You must be 18 and over to participate. For more information, please contact Asha at asha.thomas@gmail.com OR Anoop Thomas at anoopmthomas@gmail.com.

If you have any other prayer requests, please email

If anyone is not receiving these emails of our parish, please send email to
stmary_si@yahoogroups.com, so we can add them to the list.

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