Monthly Archives: May 2014

Church School Olympics

Our church school year ended with our annual Olympics competition testing the students on how well they remembered what they learned in church school.  All the teams did well.  The winning team was announced at the St. George Day Luncheon.   Drum roll…  
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PLC 2014 Early Bird Pricing Ends May 31

The deadline for PLC 2014 early bird registration prices is only a few days away! If you haven’t registered already, you can still register online or via mail or fax by May 31, 2014 to get early bird pricing.
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Food Bank Fresh Express – Wed, 5/14th

We distributed over 20,000 pounds of perishable food (frozen, dairy products and fresh produce) to qualified families in our parking lot, through the Westmoreland County Food Bank’s Fresh Express Program.  Thanks to all our hard working volunteers for helping with this worthy cause. Thank you to Cathy Firek for the pictures.
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9th Annual St. George Golf Outing

Save the date for our 9th Annual St. George Golf Outing — Saturday, August 16th at Brackenridge Heights — 1:00 Tee Time.
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Kibbee Sale – Tuesday, May 20th

Our Myrrh Bearing Ladies will be making and selling Kibbee on Tuesday, May 20th — 6 for $18 or 12 for $33.00. Call the office at 724/335-9988 or Betty Shaheen at 724/337-3918 to place your order. Thank you to our amazing Myrrh Bearing Ladies for their wonderful Kibbee, and for all they do for our parish!
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Memories of Metropolitan Philip from the 1970s

Thank you to Janet Elias for these delightful pictures of our parishioners from the 1970s, many of which include photos of Metropolitan Philip.  May his Memory Be Eternal. More memories and tributes can be found on the Archdiocese Website:  Metropolitan Philip Memorial Section.
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OCMC: Volunteers Urgently Needed

Volunteers Urgently Needed for Church Construction in Kenya! Two teams will be serving in the Turkana region of northern Kenya to help build the Church of St. Nicholas in the remote village of Lokichar. The first team will serve from June 17th to July 1st and the second from June 24th to July 11th. At least two more volunteers are […]
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Pascha 2014 in the Antiochian Archdiocese

Christ is Risen! Our St. George – New Kensington parish is represented, along with others throughout the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese, in the following photo collage on our Archdiocese website:  Photo Gallery of Holy Week and Pascha services and celebrations.
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