Welcome to St. Nicholas

Father Stephan with his garden of sunflowers.

Kneeling Prayers on Pentecost - June 4, 2017

Procession to bless the graves at Ft. Ross - July 4, 2017

Upcoming Services / Events

  • 23/JUL
    Divine Liturgy at 9:30 am
    Fellowship lunch follows
  • 29/JUL
    4:30pm-6:15pm Choir Workshop for Transfiguration and Dormition
    Saturday evening 7:00 pm Vespers
  • 30/JUL
    Divine Liturgy at 9:30 am
    Fellowship lunch follows

From the Amvon

It’s Summertime….

June 2017
Glory to Jesus Christ!
In the stories from the Desert Fathers there is one in which Abba Anthony defends some young monks who are just fooling around together from the puritanical judgment of some visiting ascetics. He compares the ascetic life to the string of a bow and arrow. If a bow is kept tightly strung it looses its 'sproing' and is useless. Relaxing the bow when not in use ensures that the 'sproing' is there when it is needed. ... Read More →
  • Summer Schedule

    Sunday - The Lord’s day - begins at Vespers on Saturday evening. For those receiving Holy Communion, there should be a continuum of vigilance and preparation between the evening service and the Divine Liturgy.

  • The Church at Work in the World

    Through the special collections held during Lent, the members of St. Nicholas contributed generously to those in need. Thank you for your willingness to share.

  • Fall Food & Music Festival

    In preparation for the Fall Food & Music Festival, please participate by joining one team that will work toward the Saturday, October 7th event. Sign up here, to be on a team.

Martyr Trophimus and 14 Others in Lycia

Your holy martyr Trophimus and his companions, O Lord, through their sufferings have received incorruptible crowns from You, our God. For having Your strength, they laid low their adversaries, and shattered the powerless boldness of demons. Through their intercessions, save our souls!

  • Orthodox Christians for Life

    OCLife is a non-profit religious educational Pro-Life organization consisting of members from the Eastern Orthodox Church.

  • St. Nicholas Africa Fund

    A Charitable Works project of our parish, to help educate needy high school students in some of the poorest countries of the world.

  • Fundraising programs

    Both AmazonSmile and Escrip will make a donations to our church at no cost to you, based on your purchases.

  • Lunch Team Schedule

    Check when your team is scheduled to cook. Also, let us know if you'd like to start a new team. We encourage the participation of every one in the parish.

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