SAINT JOHN THE BAPTIST RUSSIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH

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I will wash my hands in innocence; so I will go about Your altar, O Lord,

that I may proclaim with the voice of thanksgiving,

and tell of all Your wondrous works.

Lord, I have loved the habitation of Your house,

and the place where Your glory dwells.

Psalm 26:6-8

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"And she brought forth her firstborn Son,and wrapped Him in swaddling cloths, and laid Him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn."   (Luke 2:6-7)     So all this was done that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the Lord through the prophet, saying:  "Behold, the virgin shall be with child, and bear a Son, and they shall call his name Immanuel,"  which is translated, "God with us."  (Matthew 22-23)   And he called His name Jesus.   (Matthew 1:25)

Epiphany

When You, O Lord were baptized in the Jordan,

The worship of the Trinity was made manifest

For the voice of the Father bore witness to You

And called You His beloved Son.

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Enter His gates with thanksgiving, and His courts with praise!

Give thanks to Him, bless His name!

For the LORD is good; His steadfast love endures forever,

and His faithfulness to all generations.

Psalm 100: 4-5

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O magnify the LORD with me,

and let us exalt His name together!

Psalm 34:3

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Praise the LORD!

Praise Him with sounding cymbals; praise Him with loud clashing cymbals!

Let everything that breathes praise the LORD!

Praise the LORD!

Psalm 150:5-6

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And all who believed were together

and had all things in common;   

Acts 2:44

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Be still, and know that I am God.

Psalm 46:10

Parish News

Wishing You All a Blessed New Year.......

Aug 30, 2015
Wishing You All a Blessed New Year.......
Come through these doors and join us in beginning a new church year together with our family and friends. It is time to see where we are headed and what some of our goals are. St. Paul the Apostle speaks to all of us: "Salvation is nearer to us now then when we first believed; the night is far gone, the day is at hand." (Romans 13:11-12)

Happy Birthday to all Those Celebrating in September.....

Aug 30, 2015
Happy Birthday to all Those Celebrating in September.....
Happy Birthday to Ed Fedush shown here who is celebrating his birthday on September 21.

Happy Birthday to all Those Celebrating in August......

Jul 31, 2015
Happy Birthday to all Those Celebrating in August......
Happy Birthday to all those celebrating their birthday in August. Pictured here is Marilyn Stagen, a member of the Board of Trustees of St. John's who will be celebrating her birthday on August 15.

FOCA Convention and AAC Held in Atlanta........

Jul 31, 2015
FOCA Convention and AAC Held in Atlanta........
The FOCA Convention and the AAC were held concurrently in Atlanta, Georgia. Good will and friendship was evident at both the AAC and the FOCA convention.

Trustees Gather at Appreciation Luncheon.......

Jul 31, 2015
Trustees Gather at Appreciation Luncheon.......
The Board of Trustees met at Justin's Restaurant for their annual Appreciation Dinner. A wonderful meal and companionship made this a memorable evening.

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Saturday we Commemorate St. Theodore of Tyre

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