Weekly Update 11/21/2022 – Fr. Cyril Gorgy








Beloved Holy Resurrection Church (HRC) family, wishing you and your loved ones a blessed Thanksgiving Day.   

Also wishing you a blessed Advent Fast, which starts this Friday, November 25th.  

Condolences: On behalf of the HRC family we convey our condolences to Erenie and Peter Washington and Christine for the departure of Ikbal Fahmy of blessed memory, Erenie and Christine’s mother.  We pray that The Lord repose her soul and comfort the family.  The Funeral is scheduled for December 17 at 11am at St Mark Church.  

Upcoming Services:

 Mon.    Nov 21    Monday Praises/Tasbeha 7pm

 Wed.    Nov 23   Wednesday Divine Liturgy 5:15-7:15am

 Thu.     Nov 24    Fellowship Meeting cancelled

  Fri.      Nov 25    St Phoebe the Deaconess meeting cancelled

  Sat.     Nov 26   Vesper 7pm 

  Sun.    Nov 27    Divine Liturgy  8-10:30am 

***HRC Youth Fellowship:  Starting December 3rd at 7pm, High School and College youth are invited to join together at HRC, for fellowship and games every Friday from 7-10pm.  A short spiritual discussion will be followed by fun activities- including basketball, volleyball, pool, and board games.

Bolivia Missionary Trip 2022: December 18-30, for ages between 18-30.  Please check out this link for more details.  

Apologetics Presentation “Christianity and the Intellect”: Sunday November 20 at 3pm.  Please check out this link for more details. 

Christmas Toy Drive: Please join the annual Christmas Toy Drive by offering unwrapped toys.  Toys can be dropped off in the two large bins at the entrance of the church.  

Coptic Clubs / College Winter Retreat: December 19-21. Use this link to access the flyer.

Last Sunday’s Sermon:  We learned from St Anthony the Great, that we need to discipline the soul to thank God for whatever we encounter, in the course of our life.  To view the sermon, use this link and scroll to 01:26:00.

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