GREAT CLOSET CLEANOUT OUTREACH PROGRAM:
Philoptochos is asking for used clothing in good condition or new
clothing of all sizes. The clothing collected will be given to the
Salvation Army for distribution to the needy. A container is
located in the church hall for your generous contributions. Thank
you and God Bless
Philoptochos now has a Bereavement Committee to assist families as needed
for Funerals and Memorial meals.
Mary Lou McCormick
INCENSE & HOLY WATER
The incense containers are small bottles with a picture of Christ or
the Virgin Mary and are primarily for those who have censors. Larger
bottles are Holy Water containers to keep your Holy Water received from
church during Holy Week (Holy Unction Service). These make beautiful gifts
for Godparents to give to their Godchildren. There is a limited supply.
Cost is $10.00 each
SPICES: “SEASONING OF SALONICA"
These wonderful spices are a blend of spices used in the
Mediterranean. One of our local parishioners has patented these blends.
The Premium Blend Collection is comprised of four different blends: Meat,
Poultry, Vegetables and Seafood. People who have tried them say the flavor
of the spice really enhances the vegetable, seafood, meat and poultry are
excellent used as a marinade on the meat and poultry. Instructions are
Cost is $20.00 / set.
WHITE SATIN CROSSES
Homemade by our local president, who has been making them well over
ten years. They are made with satin ribbon and many people give these to
patients in the hospital; people who are confined in their homes; as
bookmarkers etc. They are beautiful and expertly made for such a small
sum. The crosses are made upon receipt of the order; therefore if you need
a large sum, please order in advance of the date you will need them.
Cost is $1.50 each
(Hellenic Orthodox Primary Education)
...for infants and children up to age 7
(Junior Orthodox Group)
...for children ages 8 to 11 years old
(Greek Orthodox Youth of America)
...for ages 12 to 18 years old