Category Archives: SOYO

Transfiguration Monastery Retreat

We enjoyed a delightful retreat at Transfiguration Monastery in Ellwood City. Our visit started and ended with prayer and in between we enjoyed tours of the monastery and chats with Mother Christophora, a picnic lunch, and a walk around the beautiful grounds. We thank Mother Christophora and the other mothers and sisters for their wonderful hospitality. We look forward to making […]
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Helping our Neighbors

On the first Friday of every month,we serve as a pantry for the Westmoreland County Food Bank.  The food bank truck arrives at 8 am and we unload all the food and prepare to distribute it to our qualified neighbors. Thank you to all the volunteers from our community that help us with the Food Pantry each month and to […]
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PLC 2016 at AV – Thanks to St. Michael’s and St. Mary’s Parishes

A big thank you to St. Chaussure Adidas Yeezy 750 Boost Michael’s and St. Mary’s Parishes for a terrific Parish Life Conference. Adidas Ultra Boost Pas Cher Thanks also to the staff at the Antiochian Village for the great venue and service. At PLC we prayed and studied together; held meetings; had wonderful fellowship; were entertained at the teen talent […]
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St. George Day Awards

Every year we hold a St. George banquet and recognize individuals and organizations for their service to the church. Thanks to everyone who came to our banquet and to the committee for planning such a great event.
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2016 Holy Week Schedule

  We look forward to seeing you at our Holy Week services: PALM SUNDAY – APRIL 24 9:00 a.m. Matins and Blessing of Palms 10:00 a.m. Divine Liturgy followed by a luncheon hosted by the church school families THEME: The triumphal entry of Christ into Jerusalem before His voluntary death is recalled. Carrying palm branches, the faithful join in procession […]
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Brown Bag Lunches for FOCUS

Service with a smile — packing brown bag lunches to be taken to FOCUS for distribution in the Hill District of Pittsburgh.
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Kibbee, Spinach Pies, Grape Leaves & Knafi

YUM!  Order forms can be found in our church bulletins or by calling the contacts below: February 29th:  KIBBEE 6 for $21 and 12 for $40. Made and sold by our Myrrh Bearing Ladies and volunteers To order call Betty Shaheen at 724/337-3918 or the office at 724/335-9988 Pick-up on Monday, February 29th between 12:30 pm and 2:00 pm March […]
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Souper Bowl, Hoagies & Valentines

During church school last Sunday, some of the children made Valentines for our beloved shut-ins, while the teens prepared hoagies and soup for a Souper Bowl luncheon.  Everyone enjoyed the delicious food and wonderful fellowship, following a beautiful Liturgy. The soup and hoagie sales are helping to send our teens to church camp and the Parish Life conference.
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Vegan Lenten Lunches Start Friday, 2/19th

Our popular Vegan Lenten lunches, sponsored by our St. George Teen SOYO, will begin Friday, February 19th from 11 am to 4:00 pm. Save yourself some cooking and mark these days on your calendars: Beginning February 19th, every other Friday in February and March (2/19th, 3/04th and 3/18th) Every Friday in April (4/01st, 4/08th, 4/15th and 4/22nd) All lunches served […]
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Spreading Christmas Cheer

At St. George we try our best to reach out to our community throughout the year, and during the Nativity season we make extra efforts to spread good cheer: Our Fellowship Organization organized a gift drive, supported by our parishioners, for the children of our food pantry recipients Our Myrrh Bearing Ladies’ Organization visited and brought gifts to our shut-ins […]
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