Weekly Update 12/13/2022 – Fr. Cyril Gorgy
Beloved Holy Resurrection Church (HRC) family, wishing you a blessed Advent Fast.
Ordination: God willing, this Sunday we will be blessed by the presence of Metropolitan Serapion with us at HRC, for the Deacon ordination of the blessed servant Mr. Rifaat Nakhla. We Pray that the Lord bless the service of Mr. Rifaat and may it be for God’s glory.
Funeral: The funeral for Ikbal Fahmy, of blessed memory, is this Saturday, December 17 at 11am at St Mark Church. We pray that The Lord repose her soul and comfort Erenie and Peter Washington and Christine.
Year End Letter: Please use this link to view the year-end letter.
Mon. Dec 12 Monday Vespers & Praises 7pm
Wed. Dec 14 Wednesday Divine Liturgy 5:15-7:15am
Thu. Dec 15 Fellowship Meeting at 7pm. This Thursday, is the 3rd-part of a series on the Roots of Christian Orthodoxy. Fr Joseph Ibrahim will talk to us about “On The Incarnation”. Looking forward to seeing you there! To receive update notifications about this meeting, please sign up using this link.
Fri. Dec 16 St Phoebe the Deaconess 2pm, HRC’s weekly women meeting
***Sat. Dec 17 ***Vesper 7pm, followed by “Kiahk Praises”
Sun. Dec 18 Divine Liturgy 8-10:30am, Ordination of Mr. Rifaat Nakhla
Help Needed: Please use this link to sign up for opportunities to serve at HRC.
Last Sunday’s Sermon: We learned many lessons from the annunciation of the birth of St. John Baptist. To view the sermon, use this link and scroll to 00:15:00.
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