St. George Orthodox Christian Church is a community where the Holy Trinity - the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit - are worshiped and preached. We are the continuation of the Church founded by Jesus Christ. We maintain the True Faith and Holy Tradition handed down from generation to generation from the time of the Apostles.
Save the date for Sunday, September 23, 2018.
We will have a Special Meeting of the entire parish after Liturgy to vote on creating a Hall Overflow Room, an expanded Teen Room and other modifications to make better use of our space. A diagram of these proposed changes has been mailed to all parishioners, will be displayed in the Hall and is available at this link: https://stgeorgehouston.com/files/2018-09-Special-Meeting-Package.pdf. All those who have made a 2018 financial commitment to St George will be asked to vote. Please see any member of the Parish Council with your questions of comments.
6:30p – 8:30p Thursday, September 20 at The French Corner (1104 Old Spanish Trail, Houston, Texas 77054). 1st Annual Pan Orthodox dinner, benefiting the Orthodox Christian Missions Center (OCMC). Featuring speakers Fr. Martin Ritsi (OCMC Executive Director), and Fr. Christopher Rowe (OCMC Development). Please join us to learn about the work of this important ministry throughout the world, and to help support this critical work. To view the flyer, click here.
9:30a – 2:30p Saturday, September 22 at Saints Constantine & Helen Orthodox Church (4109 Avenue L, Galveston, TX 77550). The major themes are healing what hurts, fighting your frustrations, reaching spiritual relaxation, seeking spiritual transformation. To register, please visit www.stschsoc.org, Fr. Thomas at 832-205-6959 or firstname.lastname@example.org (www.holysilence.org for prayer and spiritual resources).
7p Tuesday, September 25 at Bolos Restaurant (2202 West Alabama). A donation of $10 will cover wine, appetizers and pizza. To RSVP, as space is limited, please contact Dr. George Zaibaq at email@example.com.
There are many biblical references regarding “the first fruits belong to the Lord”. This year our church school will implement “First Sunday” --- charitable giving to those less fortunate by bringing specific nonperishable food items to their class on the first Sunday of each month. A parent letter will go home with all the details.
THE SAINT CONSTANTINE SCHOOL IS HIRING: Full time Facilities Manager who would also teach one or more classes. To apply, please send a resume and cover letter describing your facilities management experience to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, October 6. Evening begins with 5p Great Vespers, followed by a performance by the Theotokos Orthodox Choir of Beirut from 6-7:30, and dinner will be served at 7:30. Hosted by the St. Nicholas Men’s Society. Tickets are on sale ($25 donation) in the Hall Sunday after Liturgy and in the Church Office. Payment by credit card is also available on the St. George website. Tickets must be purchased by October 1. All proceeds go to charity.
The St. George Communications Committee conducted (2) 5 minute interviews with world renowned Iconographer Aidan Hart, featuring and explaining the Crucifixion and Resurrection Mosaic Icons at St. George Orthodox Christian Church.
To listen to Aidan speak about the Crucifixion Mosaic Icon, please click here.
To listen to Aidan speak about the Resurrection Mosaic Icon, please click here.
The St. George Mosaics and Artist Aidan Hart were recently featured in an article for the Houston Chronicle. To read the article, click here.
The St. George Mosaics and Artist Aidan Hart were recently featured by Fox 26 Houston in a story about our Sanctuary Mosaics. To watch the video, click here.
When visiting St. George, please be conscious of your personal & property security. Never leave any valuables, including purses, briefcases or electronics, visible in your car. In the past, some of these have been stolen. Be especially cautious going to & from your car after dark & whenever possible ask someone to go with you. Your safety is always our concern.