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79 BLESSED YEARS OF HOLY GHOST CHURCH 1937 - 2016

The Eternal Light for the week of November 27 is burning in Blessed Memory of +Anne Owczar and +Catherine Hawrysh, offered by Sub D. Michael and Theresa Owczar. Eternal and Blessed memory, O Lord.

Church News

November 2016 Holydays and schedule

    November 10 - A message from Father John: Fr. John away:

    While Fr. John is away, this Sunday is a two week bulletin, We still need help for outside kitchen and bake table. The hours are 9 am to noon. Noon to three, or any hours in between. Please email Father. Do you make crafts? If so, please make and donate...let Father know or Pat Overdorf. Homemade bake goods are a good seller, please bake, bring Friday, Dec. 9 or the 10. While Fr. John is away, the answering machine will be off. Thank you...God bless you.. and see you soon....Pray for a safe vacation.... Love Fr. John.

  • The Eternal Light for the week of November 27 is burning in Blessed Memory of +Anne Owczar and +Catherine Hawrysh, offered by Sub D. Michael and Theresa Owczar. Eternal and Blessed memory, O Lord.
  • The bulletin for the week of November 27 was not sponsored.
  • Please note that, soon, the 2017 Eternal Light sponsoring calendar will be put out in early December for you to sign up. Thanks.
  • Monday November 28, Advent begins, which means it is 40 days to Christmas, January 7. We prepare for Christmas by fasting on Wednesdays and Fridays during Advent. Try it... and the birth of Christ, the Son of God, will have a real meeting....
  • Monday November 28: making nut rolls for the Christmas Bazaar... Time is getting short... Saturday December 10. Are you working at the bazaar? Please email Father John or call.
  • Fly The Flag everyday, a symbol of freedoms... Pray everyday for our country... God bless you.
  • From Faith: Everyday at Noon, we should have a moment of prayer for our Country. I for one will start today. If we ALL call out as one, may our prayers be answered. Lord Have Mercy. God Bless America.
  • When Father John is away and a priest is needed please call Father Jason at (570) 280-5978 or Father Gregory at (484) 552-8079.
  • Please register for Holy Ghost Grocery Certificate Program at http://escrip.com/ and click on the "eScrip", which donates 1% back to our church. Also, our church gets up to 5% back when you book a cruise! Please visit eScrip web site for more details.
  • Do you shop at Giant? If so, please buy your cash cards from Libby McShane... The Church benefits, and you can save big on gas. Libby has the cash cards, $25.00 and $50.00, and use as cash. Please see Libby on Sundays. Thank you!
  • NOTE: We have an opportunity to give to the diocese! Amazon.com offers a program whereby shoppers can use a special web address so that with every purchase made a donation is given to the diocese. This is a simple way to integrate stewardship into your holidays and yearly purchases by remembering the diocese while you shop for yourselves, your friends and family. How do I participate? It's easy. Just go to the diocesan website http://www.acrod.org and click on the "AmazonSmile" link on the left of the page. Please note that Amazon lists us as the "American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic Diocese of the USA". Happy shopping and please tell your friends!

From St Paisios The Athonite:

It is not freedom when we say to people that everything is permitted. That is slavery.