Ministries and Programs for Everyone

Learn more about Ministries in our Parish.

Walking With Christ Luncheon

His Eminence Metropolitan Apostolos of New Jersey has established a new ministry to support our beloved Seminarians and Masters of Divinity candidates studying at Hellenic College/ Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology. This Ministry will offer our future clergymen and Lay leaders financial assistance to enroll or continue their studies at our beloved School…

Home Blessing

Invite Fr. Christoforos to bless your Home:   “If anyone loves Me, he will keep My word; and My Father will love him, and We will come to him and make Our home with him… (John 14:23)” As Orthodox Christians our hope and divine destiny it to become one with God who is revealed to us as…

200 Years Of Freedom

Greece’s decision to declare its independence from the genocidal Ottoman Turks on March 25, 1821 was both decisive and intentional. It was an acknowledgement that God’s help would be needed to succeed in its struggle, and in choosing the Feastday of the Annunciation as the day to commence its liberation, Metropolitan Germanos of Patra was…

Stewardship

WHAT IS STEWARDSHIP?Stewardship is a Christian system of supporting the work of Christ and the Church through the giving of time, service, and financial resources according to individual ability, commitment and financial capability.The Christian Stewardship program of Church support is an opportunity to respond to Christ’s love by perpetuating our Church’s mission. Stewardship means to…

GOYA Ministry

The mission and goal of GOYA Ministry is to lead our young people into experiencing the Holy Orthodox Faith. By developing a personal relationship with our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ and becoming active sacramental members of the living Church, our young people will be equipped with tools necessary to assist them in their journey…

Young at Heart

Our Young @ Heart Ministry is open to all our older members who enjoy fellowship with each other. They meet once a month in order to plan activities, outings, socials and other events for their membership only and for our entire parish to participate in. Some of their activities in the past have been trips…

Ladies Philoptochos Society

The Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society, Inc., as the philanthropic heart of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, has for eighty-one (81) years undertaken a multitude of philanthropic programs to aid the poor, the sick, and the elderly. The Society was established in November 1931, by the late Ecumenical Patriarch Athenagoras I, who was then…

Greek School and Sunday School

The teaching of the Greek Language to the children of the parishes within the Greek Orthodox Church in America has a high priority. From the earliest days of the Church in America the children were usually taught by the parish Priest. As time went on, the Greek School Ministry grew from being taught by the…

Altar Boy and Guild Ministry

The Altar Boys have a very important responsibility in the Sanctuary where only the Priest and the Altar Boys can enter. They are as close to the holiest places and to the most sacred actions as any man can be. The Altar Boys must always be clean, well-behaved and always caring for their robes and…