Weekly Update 03/13/2023 – Fr. Cyril Gorgy







Beloved Holy Resurrection Church (HRC) family, wishing you a blessed Holy Forty Days Fast, and a joyous Feast of The Cross this Sunday.     

Hawthorne Church Property: We are continuing to work with the seller. Please continue to fast and pray that God will facilitate the process and bless us with a permanent home for Holy Resurrection Church.  

Capital Campaign:  If you, or someone you know, have experience in Capital Campaign / Fund raising and are willing to help in that effort, please use this link to provide contact information.

HRC Basketball Teams:  Sign up is open to all age groups.  Please use this Link to sign up. 

*HRC Marriage and Family Life Meeting: God willing the Marriage and Family Life Meeting will be held monthly, after the Divine Liturgy, starting this Sunday March 19th. The meeting will address topics that relate to marriage and family life.

*HRC Women’s Ministry:  God willing the Women’s Ministry Meeting will start on Sunday March 26, after the Divine Liturgy.   Please use this link to register and to receive more information.   

Presentation on Youth Challenges: March 24, 7:30pm. Check out the flyer at this link.

Leadership Training: Please use this Link to check out the flyer.  If interested please register by March16 at this Link. 

Parental Awakeness Presentation: Saturday March 25th at 10am.  Please check out the flyer at this Link, registration is required.      

*5 Missionary Trips in 2023:  You are encouraged to participate in missionary trips as they are life changing opportunities. For details on the Kenya mission trip in June use this Link. For the *Egypt mission trip in June use this Link. For the Dominican Republic mission trip in June/July use this Link.  For the Philippines mission trip in October use this Link. For the Bolivia missionary trip in December use this Link.

Lent Reading Resources:  You are encouraged to read at least one spiritual book during Lent.  Please visit this link and choose a book to read during this Lent.

This week’s Services:

Mon    Mar 13    – Praises/Tasbeha, 7 pm

Wed    Mar 15    – Divine Liturgy, followed by fellowship, 3-5:45pm 

Thu    Mar 15    – GYP Meeting at 7pm. Antoine Michael will speak to us about Early Church Fathers. 

Fri      Mar 17    – St Phoebe the Deaconess, women servants meeting at 3pm

          Mar 17    – Youth Bible Study, at 6pm (High School and College)

Sat    Mar 18    – Hymns Class 6pm        

         Mar 18    – Vespers 7pm

***Sun    Mar 19    – Divine Liturgy  7:20-10:30am, Feast of The Cross

Last Sunday’s Sermon:  In the parable of the Prodigal Son, we saw the merciful father unconditionally loving both sons.  We were also reminded to repent and confess.  To view the sermon please use this link

Ways To GIVE:  The preferred way to give is by using PayPal at this link, as the church receives the full amount.  Please also use this link to explore the other different ways to give.

May our Risen Lord support and protect you by the power of His Holy Resurrection.

“Each one must give as he has decided in his heart, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.” 2 Corinthians 9:7