MGSOSA Fall Retreat 2017***         Falling Asleep of Mr. Korah Jacob Parathuvaylil***         St Mary’s Women’s League and St Paul’s Prayer Fellowship – Regional Conference***         VBS Region 1 and Region 2 on Aug 25 and Aug 26***         MGSOSA Summer Regional Retreat 2017***         HG Mor Severios Abraham to celebrate Holy Qurbono at St. Ephrem Cathedral***         Holy Qurbono to celebrate Apostles’ Feast at St. Ephrem Cathedral***         St.Peter’s & St.Paul’s Massapequa, NY celebrates Feast Day***        

VBS Region 1 and Region 2 on Aug 25 and Aug 26

July 6, 2017

VBS 2017 Region 1 and 2

Malankara Syrian Orthodox Sunday School Association of North America’s Regions 1 and 2 will be conducting its annual joint VBS on August 25 to 26th. All children are invited to participate.  Please register with your local headmaster or contact the coordinators (Mrs. Susan John or Mrs. Shija Geevarghese).

VBS Theme: Hero Central – Discover your strength in God

Goal: Take kids on awesome adventures alongside some of their favorite Bible heroes and discover the qualities that make us truly heroic in God.

 

Bible Verse:  “Do good, seek peace and go after it.”  Psalm 34:14

Dates: Friday, Aug 25 to Saturday, August 26

Time: Friday, Aug 25 from 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm and Saturday, Aug 26 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

 

Location: Mor Aphrem Center at 55 West Midland Ave, Paramus, NJ 07652

http://syrianorthodoxchurch.org/about/mor-aphrem-center/

 

Cost: $20 for student and volunteer (includes materials, food, T-shirt)

 

Age: 3 and up

Note: Anyone above 10th grade can be volunteer. Please inform your Headmaster if you can volunteer and in what area (song, arts and crafts etc).

 

Accommodations

There will be accommodations to stay at the Mor Aphrem Center.  View the Location and Accommodations

Due date: July 29, 2017 at 6 pm

Parents and children can stay at the Mor Aphrem Center.  Accommodations are meant for participants coming from far locations. There are only about 8 rooms with around 4 beds each.

Complete Accommodation Form

Those interested in attending or have additional questions, please contact your Sunday School Headmaster or Mrs. Susan John (susanjohn827@gmail.com)  or Mrs. Shija Geevarghese Ammayi (shijaalias@gmail.com).

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VBS 2017 Region 1 and 2