Saint Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Church
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
June 24, 2018

June 24, 2018

 Important Meeting Today following Coffee Hour.  There will be a brief meeting following coffee hour to update the parish on our plans for the new property in Carolina Forest.  Please plan on attending.  

The Feast of the Holy, Glorious Apostles Peter and Paul:  On Friday, June 29the we will celebrate the feast with Orthros at 9:00 a.m. and the Divine Liturgy at 10:00 a.m.

Communion Wine sponsorship:  It costs at least $1,000 per year to provide the wine for Holy Communion.  One generous soul in our parish has been sponsoring the wine year in and year out.  We are very greatful to this person, but we are now asking more families to help.  From now until the end of June, we are having a Holy Communion wine fundraiser.  For contributions of more that $250, you will be considered a Patron.  For a contribution from $100-$249, is a Sponsor level donation.  $100 and under you will be condered a Donor.  Please indicate for whom you are making the donation, either for health of or in blessed memory.  

June 17, 2018

June 17, 2018

Welcoming Fr. Alex and Khouria Amanda:  A special Thanks to everyone who helped make Fr. Alex and Kh. Amanda's first visit to St. Nicholas last Sunday so successful.  We are greatful to those who prepared the food, setup and cleaned up after coffee hour last Sunday to welcome our new priest!   His first Sunday as Pastor will be July 29, 2018.

There will be a ladies guild meeting today following coffee hour.

Fr. Gabriel will be traveling to Tuscon whis week.  In case of emergency, he can still be reached on his cell phone.

Communion Wine sponsorship:  It costs at least $1,000 per year to provide the wine for Holy Communion.  One generous soul in our parish has been sponsoring the wine year in and year out.  We are very greatful to this person, but we are now asking more families to help.  From now until the end of June, we are having a Holy Communion wine fundraiser.  For contributions of more that $250, you will be considered a Patron.  For a contribution from $100-$249, is a Sponsor level donation.  $100 and under you will be condered a Donor.  Please indicate for whom you are making the donation, either for health of or in blessed memory.  

June 10, 2018

June 10, 2018

Welcoming Fr. Alex and Khouria Amanda:  St. Nicholas extends a warm welcome to our new priest Fr. Alex and his wife Amanda.  Fr. Alex  is making his first visit today to Saint Nicholas.  His first Sunday as Pastor will be July 29, 2018.

There will be an important meeting of the voting membership of the parish on Sunday June 24, 2018.  We will be discussing issues relating to utilization of our property in Carolina Forest.

Father Gabriel will be attending the PLC conference this week in Florida.  He can still be reached on his cell phone in case if emergency.

There will be a ladies guild meeting on June 17, 2018.

Communion Wine sponsorship:  It costs at least $1,000 per year to provide the wine for Holy Communion.  One generous soul in our parish has been sponsoring the wine year in and year out.  We are very greatful to this person, but we are now asking more families to help.  From now until the end of June, we are having a Holy Communion wine fundraiser.  For contributions of more that $250, you will be considered a Patron.  For a contribution from $100-$249, is a Sponsor level donation.  $100 and under you will be condered a Donor.  Please indicate for whom you are making the donation, either for health of or in blessed memory.  

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May 27, 2018

Welcoming Fr. Alex to Saint Nicholas.  Fr. Alex will be making his first visit to Saint Nicholas on Sunday, June 10th.  In order to help defray the cost of his trip, we are making a second collection today.  Please be generous as we welcome our new priest!

We will pray the kneeling prayers of Pentecost followiong coffee hour.   

Please sign up to read the epistle during Liturgy or to work at the candle stand.

Communion Wine sponsorship:  It costs at least $1,000 per year to provide the wine for Holy Communion.  One generous soul in our parish has been sponsoring the wine year in and year out.  We are very greatful to this person, but we are now asking more families to help.  From now until the end of June, we are having a Holy Communion wine fundraiser.  For contributions of more that $250, you will be considered a Patron.  For a contribution from $100-$249, is a Sponsor level donation.  $100 and under you will be condered a Donor.  Please indicate for whom you are making the donation, either for health of or in blessed memory.  

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May 20, 2018

 

Monthly Social Luncheon returns:  On Thursday, May 24th our monthly luncheon returns.  Please sign up on the bulletin board to let us know that you are coming.  We have selected Socastee Station restaurant located at 4504 Socastee Blvd.  Lunch will begin at 12:00 noon.  

Please sign up to read the epistle during Liturgy or to work at the candle stand.

Communion Wine sponsorship:  It costs at least $1,000 per year to provide the wine for Holy Communion.  One generous soul in our parish has been sponsoring the wine year in and year out.  We are very greatful to this person, but we are now asking more families to help.  From now until the end of June, we are having a Holy Communion wine fundraiser.  For contributions of more that $250, you will be considered a Patron.  For a contribution from $100-$249, is a Sponsor level donation.  $100 and under you will be condered a Donor.  Please indicate for whom you are making the donation, either for health of or in blessed memory.  

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May 13, 2018

Happy Mother's Day to all of our beautiful mothers and grandmothers.  We love you and appreciate all that you do.  May God grant you many, many years!

Please join us for the Feast of Holy Ascension on Thursday, May 17th:  Orthros at 9:00 a.m. followed by the Divine Liturgy at 10:00 a.m.

Monthly Social Luncheon returns:  On Thursday, May 24th out monthly luncheon returns.  Please sign up on the bulletin board to let us know that you are coming.  We have selected Socastee Station restaurant located at 4504 Socastee Blvd.  Lunch will begin at 12:00 noon.  

Please sign up to read the epistle during Liturgy or to work at the candle stand.

Communion Wine sponsorship:  It costs at least $1,000 per year to provide the wine for Holy Communion.  One generous soul in our parish has been sponsoring the wine year in and year out.  We are very greatful to this person, but we are now asking more families to help.  From now until the end of June, we are having a Holy Communion wide fundraiser.  For contributions of more that $250, you will be considered a Patron.  For a contribution from $100-$249, is a sponsor level donation.  $100 and under you will be condered a donor.  Please indicate for whom you are making the donation for, either for health of or in blessed memory.  

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May 6, 2018

Teen SOYO will meet during Sunday School to start the youth group by electing officers.  All teenagers in the parish should plan on attending this important meeting. 

Monthly Social Luncheon returns:  On Thursday, May 24th out monthly luncheon returns.  Please sign up on the bulletin board to let us know that you are coming.  We have not selectedl a restaurant, if you have any ideas, please talk to Fr. Gabriel.  

 

Please sign up to read the epistle during Liturgy or to work at the candle stand.

Communion Wine sponsorship:  It costs at least $1,000 per year to provide the wine for Holy Communion.  One generous soul in our parish has been sponsoring the wine year in and year out.  We are very greatful to this person, but we are now asking more families to help.  From now until the end of June, we are having a Holy Communion wide fundraiser.  For contributions of more that $250, you will be considered a Patron.  For a contribution from $100-$249, is a sponsor level donation.  $100 and under you will be condered a donor.  Please indicate for whom you are making the donation for, either for health of or in blessed memory.  

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April 29, 2018

Father Gabriel wishes to thank everyone for their prayers, cards, texts and phone calls during his recovery from surgery this past week.

Youth Group Returns Next Sunday.  On Sunday, May 5th after the Divine Liturgy, all the teens in the parish are expected to attend a Teen SOYO meeting.  We will organize our local chapter by electing officers.

There is a signup sheet on the bulletin board to see who's interested in starting a monthly luncheon group.  We are looking for someone to coordinate and plan the lunches.  If you're interested in running this ministry, then please see Fr. Gabriel.

The monthly parish council meeting will be held today following coffee hour.  All council members are expected to be in attendance.

Please sign up to read the epistle during Liturgy or to work at the candle stand.

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A Big Thanks:  Special gratitude goes out to Carol Larson and all of those that made last week's Agape feast so successful?  We are very greatful to everyone who brought a dish, who cooked, or who cleaned.  It took a group effort.  Thanks to everyone!

Matins and Study Group this Wednesday at 9:00 am. 

Youth Group Returns.  On Sunday, May 5th after the Divine Liturgy, all the teens in the parish are expected to attend a Teen SOYO meeting.  We will organize a local chapter the electing officers.

There is a signup sheet on the bulletin board to see who is interested in starting a monthly luncheon group.  We are looking for someone to coordinate and plan the lunches.  If you are interested in running this ministry, please see Fr. Gabriel.

Pascha

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Isabella Baptism

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Holt Week Schedule

 

3/31/2018 The Raising of Lazarus the Righteous 9:30 am
4/1/2018 Palm Sunday 9:30 am
4/1/2018 Bridegroom Matins 5:30 pm
4/2/2018 Bridegroom Matins 5:30 pm
4/3/2018 Bridegroom Matins 5:30 pm
4/4/2018 Holy Unction 5:30 pm
4/5/2018
Vesperal Divine Liturgy
Commemoration of the Last Supper
9:30 am
4/5/2018 12 Passion Gospels 6:30 pm
4/6/2018 Royal Hours 10:00 am
4/6/2018 Service of the Taking of the Body Down from the Cross 3:00 pm
4/6/2018 The Lamentations 6:30 pm
4/7/2018 Vesperal Liturgy: Commemorating Christ's Victory over Death 9:30 am
4/7/2018 Great and Holy Pascha 11:30 pm
4/8/2018 Agape Vespers 12:00 pm

 

News

Bulletin - March 25, 2018

Building Fund Donation:  We are pleased and blessed to announce that someone has anonomously stepped forward to match any building fund donations up to $8,500 until Pascha.  This is a generous offer and opportunity for us to realize our goal of building a new church on our Carolina Forrest property.

Join us for the Pre-Sanctified Liturgy this Wednesday at 5:30 PM.  Fr. Gabriel will be hearing confessions on Wednesday from 4:00 - 5:00 PM durimg the remaining days of Great Lent.  

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Bulletin - March 18, 2018

Pascha Feast:  On Pascha, Sunday, April 8, after Agape Vespers,we will have our annual Paschal Feast.  There is a signup sheet on the bulletin board, please sign up if you are planning on attending.  It is our tradition to bring a covered dish for all to enjoy.  The covered dish menu will be passed around during coffee hour during the next three weeks.

Please donate for Holy Week flowers.  Please note for whom you will be donating in behalf of either for the health of or in blessed memory

Building Fund Donation:  We are pleased and blessed to announce that someone has anonomously stepped forward to match any building fund donations up to $25,500 until Pascha.  This is a generous offer and opportunity for us to realize our goal of building a new church on our Carolina Forrest property.

Join us for the Pre-Sanctified Liturgy this Wednesday at 5:30 PM.  Fr. Gabriel will be hearing confessions on Wednesday from 4:00 - 5:00 PM durimg the remaining days of Great Lent.  

Join us for the Akathist this Friday at 5:00 PM.

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Bulletin - March 11, 2018

Pascha Feast:  On Pascha, Sunday, April 8, after Agape Vespers,we will have our annual Paschal Feast.  There is a signup sheet on the bulletin board, please sign up if you are planning on attending.  It is our tradition to bring a covered dish for all to enjoy.  The covered dish menu will be passed around during coffee hour during the next three weeks.

Please donate for Holy Week flowers.  Please note for whom you will be donating in behalf of either for the health of or in blessed memory. 

Building Fund Donation:  We are pleased and blessed to announce that someone has anonomously stepped forward to match any building fund donations up to $25,500 until Pascha.  This is a generous offer and opportunity for us to realize our goal of building a new church on our Carolina Forrest property.

Financial Pledges for 2018:  In order to be a member in good standing, you must fill out a stewardship form.  It is the responsibility of everyone affiliated with this parish to support our church financially.  Stewardship forms are on the candle stand.

Join us for the Pre-Sanctified Liturgy this Wednesday at 5:30 PM.  Fr. Gabriel will be hearing confessions on Wednesday from 4:00 - 5:00 PM durimg the remaining days of Great Lent.  

Join us for the Akathist Hynm to the Most Holy Theotokos will be this Friday at 5:00 PM

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Bulletin - March 4, 2018

Building Fund Donation:  We are pleased and blessed to announce that someone has anonomously stepped forward to match any building fund donations up to $8,500 until Pascha.  This is a generous offer and opportunity for us to realize our goal of building a new church on our Carolina Forrest property.

Financial Pledges for 2018:  In order to be a member in good standing, you must fill out a stewardship form.  It is the responsibility of everyone affiliated with this parish to support our church financially.  Stewardship forms are on the candle stand.

Pre-Sanctified Liturgy this Wednesday at 5:30 PM.  

Join us for the Akathist Hynm to the Most Holy Theotokos will be this Friday at 5:00 PM

News

Bulletin - February 25, 2018

Building Fund Donation:  We are pleased and blessed to announce that someone has anonomously stepped forward to match any building fund donations up to $8,500 until Pascha.  This is a generous offer and opportunity for us to realize our goal of building a new church on our Carolina Forrest property.

Financial Pledges for 2018:  In order to be a member in good standing, you must fill out a stewardship form.  It is the responsibility of everyone affiliated with this parish to support our church financially.  Stewardship forms are on the candle stand.

Ladies Guild Meeting today after Coffee Hour.  We will be having our picture taken for the summer issue of the Diakonia that theMiami and Southeast Region (DOMSE) is sponsors.

Pre-Sanctified Liturgy this Wednesday at 5:30 PM.  The choir will practice at 5:00 PM.  If you are receiving Holy Communion, you must abstain from all food or drink after your lunch.

The Akathist Hynm to the Most Holy Theotokos will be this Friday at 5:00 PM.

There will be a Parish Council Meeting today during coffee hour.

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Bulletin - February 18, 2018

Building Fund Donation:  We are pleased and blessed to announce that someone has anonomously stepped forward to match any building fund donations up to $8,500 until Pascha.  This is a generous offer and opportunity for us to realize our goal of building a new church on our Carolina Forrest property.

Financial Pledges for 2018:  In order to be a member in good standing, you must fill out a stewardship form.  It is the responsibility of everyone affiliated with this parish to support our church financially.  Stewardship forms are on the candle stand.

Ladies Guild Meeting February 25, after Coffee Hour.  We will be having our picture taken for the summer issue of the Diakonia that theMiami and Southeast Region (DOMSE) is sponsors.

Foregiveness Vespers today following coffee hour.

Pre-Sanctified Liturgy this Wednesday at 5:30 PM.  The choir will practice at 5:00 PM.  If you are receiving Holy Communion, you must abstain from all food or drink after your lunch.

The Akathist Hynm to the Most Holy Theotokos will be this Friday at 5:00 PM.

The Finance Committee will meet today during coffee hour and before Forgiveness Vespers.

News

Bulletin - February 11, 2018

Building Fund Donation:  We are pleased and blessed to announce that someone has anonomously stepped forward to match any building fund donations up to $8,500 until Pascha.  This is a generous offer and opportunity for us to realize our goal of building a new church on our Carolina Forrest property.

Financial Pledges for 2018:  In order to be a member in good standing, you must fill out a stewardship form.  It is the responsibility of everyone affiliated with this parish to support our church financially.  Stewardship forms are on the candle stand.

Meatfare Sunday Dinner is today following the Divine Liturgy.  Carol Larson will announce the process for getting everyone seated and served. 

The Finance Committee will meet after today's luncheon.

The church expects abstenence from meat after today.  You may eat dairy.

News
Bulletin - February 4, 2018

Financial Pledges for 2018:  In order to be a member in good standing, you must fill out a stewardship form.  It is the responsibility of everyone affiliated with this parish to support our church financially.  Stewardship forms are on the candle stand.

Please sign up to read the Epistle.

Meatfare Sunday Dinner will be Sunday, February 11, 2018, this year following the Divine Liturgy.  This is a sitdown dinner.  Reservations can be made December 31 through February 4, 2018.  No reservations will be accepted after Sunday, February 4.  Dinner to be served will be salad, prime rib or cornish hen, baked potato, a vegatable and desert.  Pricing this year is; 16 years and over $20.00; 10 years through 15 years $10.00; 5 years through 9 years $5.00 and under 4 years are free.  Please see Carol Larson to make your reservation.

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Bulletin - January 28, 2018

Holiday Fundraising Figures:  The cookie sale this past December made $1,328.00 and the Christmas Tree for the homeless raised $248.00.  We thank everyone who worked so diligently.  

inancial Pledges for 2018:  In order to be a member in good standing, you must fill out a stewardship form.  It is the responsibility of everyone affiliated with this parish to support our church financially.  Stewardship forms are on the candle stand.

The date of the Ladies Guild meeting today following coffee hour.

Meatfare Sunday Dinner will be Sunday, February 11, 2018, this year following the Divine Liturgy.  This is a sitdown dinner.  Reservations can be made December 31 through February 4, 2018.  No reservations will be accepted after Sunday, February 4.  Dinner to be served will be salad, prime rib or cornish hen, baked potato, a vegatable and desert.  Pricing this year is; 16 years and over $20.00; 10 years through 15 years $10.00; 5 years through 9 years $5.00 and under 4 years are free.  Please see Carol Larson to make your reservation.

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Bulletin - January 21, 2018

Financial Pledges for 2018:  In order to be a member in good standing, you must fill out a stewardship form.  It is the responsibility of everyone affiliated with this parish to support our church financially.  Stewardship forms are on the candle stand.

The date of the Ladies Guild meeting has been changed to Sunday, January 28, 2018.

There will be a parish council meeting today following coffee hour.  

Father Gabriel will be attending the mid-winter retreat in Atlanta from the 25th to the 27th of this week.  You can still reach him on his cell phone.  

Meatfare Sunday Dinner will be Sunday, February 11, 2018, this year following the Divine Liturgy.  This is a sitdown dinner.  Reservations can be made December 31 through February 4, 2018.  No reservations will be accepted after Sunday, February 4.  Dinner to be served will be salad, prime rib or cornish hen, baked potato, a vegatable and desert.  Pricing this year is; 16 years and over $20.00; 10 years through 15 years $10.00; 5 years through 9 years $5.00 and under 4 years are free.  Please see Carol Larson to make your reservation.

Events
Homeless Luncheon
Dear parishioners if St Nicholas,
Christ is Baptized!
In the Jordan!
Our homeless luncheon is this Saturday, January 20. With the cold weather upon us we expect another big gathering of our homeless and working poor.   We really need your help in providing food to serve...no matter how small the dish it would be greatly appreciated. The last meal we ran out of food. We expect to see about 100 or more. Find it in your heart to help with this much needed cause in our community!
Thank you to those who have helped in the past. May God Bless you all!!

Chuck and Elaine Finui
News
Weekly Bulletin - January 14, 2018

Financial Pledges for 2018:  In order to be a member in good standing, you must fill out a stewardship form.  It is the responsibility of everyone affiliated with this parish to support our church financially.  Stewardship forms are on the candle stand.

The date of the Ladies Guild meeting has been changed to Sunday, January 28, 2018.

Father Gabriel will be blessing homes again this Thursday.  North of 501 before noon and South of 501 in the afternoon.  There is a signup sheet on the bulletin board.

There will be a parish council meeting next Sunday following coffee hour.  

Meatfare Sunday Dinner will be Sunday, February 11, 2018, this year following the Divine Liturgy.  This is a sitdown dinner.  Reservations can be made December 31 through February 4, 2018.  No reservations will be accepted after Sunday, February 4.  Dinner to be served will be salad, prime rib or cornish hen, baked potato, a vegatable and desert.  Pricing this year is; 16 years and over $20.00; 10 years through 15 years $10.00; 5 years through 9 years $5.00 and under 4 years are free.  Please see Carol Larson to make your reservation.

 

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Weekly Bulletin - January 7, 2018

House Blessing:  It's that time of the year again when Fr. Gabriel will be blessing homes.  He will be taking appointments for this Thursday.  Please see the signup sheet on the bulletin board to schedule a time for Father to come and bless your home.

There will be a ladies guild meeting on January 14 after coffee hour to plan the Meatfare Sunday luncheon.  All women in the parish should plan on attending.   

The Feast of Holy Theophany will be celebrated next weekend.  We will have two blessings of the Holy Water.  The first blessings of the Holy Water will occur at the Vesperal Liturgy on Friday evening at 6:00pm.  The next blessing of the Holy Water will occur in conjunction with the Divine Liturgy on Saturday morning at 10:00am.  You must bring your own containers if you want to take Holy Water home.  

Meatfare Sunday Dinner will be Sunday, February 11, 2018, this year following the Divine Liturgy.  This is a sitdown dinner.  Reservations can be made December 31 through February 4, 2018.  No reservations will be accepted after Sunday, February 4.  Dinner to be served will be salad, prime rib or cornish hen, baked potato, a vegatable and desert.  Pricing this year is; 16 years and over $20.00; 10 years through 15 years $10.00; 5 years through 9 years $5.00 and under 4 years are free.  Please see Carol Larson to make your reservation.

 

 

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ADDRESS

PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 

404 Maple Street

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 29577

 

MAILING ADDRESS:

St. Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Church

P.O. Box 3569

Myrtle Beach, SC 29578

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