Philoptochos Ladies Society

Our Sts. Constantine and Helen Ladies Philoptochos Society 2013 Officers:

President:          Evelyn Pappas
Vice President:  Elizabeth Vriga
Secretary:         Marie McNally
Treasurer:         Sandi Kunkel

The Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society, Inc. ( http://www.philoptochos.org/ ) is the duly accredited women's philanthropic society of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. The mission of the Society shall be:

  • To aid the poor, the destitute, the hungry, the aged, the sick, the unemployed, the orphaned, the imprisoned, the widowed, the handicapped, the victims of disasters, to undertake the burial of impoverished persons and to offer assistance to anyone who may need the help of the Church through fund raising efforts; and

  • To promote the charitable, benevolent, and philanthropic purposes of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, through instructional programs, presentations, lectures, seminars and other educational resources;

  • To preserve and perpetuate Orthodox Christian concepts and the Orthodox Christian Family, and through them, to promote the Greek Orthodox Faith and traditions, in accordance with its doctrines, canons, discipline, divine worship, usages and customs;

  • To promote participation in the activities of the Greek Orthodox community, with the cooperation of the Parish Priest and the Parish Council.

The charitable work of the Society shall be performed with discretion, courtesy and kindness.

 

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Monthly Bulletin
Monthly Message
April 26, 2018 -
The other day I was driving my car and didn’t realize that the tank was almost empty. I began to get nervous, and kept praying to God that the car wouldn’t run out of gas before I reached the next gas station. car to almost reach that critical point of empty, I reflected on what a great analogy this situation offers for our spiritual lives.

 

Recent Sermons
April 29, 2018 -
Today I offered a "Teaching Liturgy" in Church. I was trying to help our parishioners better understand the Divine Liturgy, learn how to participate more fully in their worship, and meet and encounter our Living God through our worship.

 

April 27, 2018 -
Tragedy in God’s eyes is not a young death, but a life not lived to its God-given potential, a life not dedicated to God and lived for God.

 

Our Orthodox Faith
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The Life and Death of Lynette Hoppe
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