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

Blessing of fruit on Transfiguration - August 6, 2017

Upcoming Services / Events

  • 21/SEP
    Nativity of the Theotokos (O.S.)
    9:00 am Divine Liturgy in Menlo Park
  • 23/SEP
    Saturday 6:00 pm Vigil
    Autumn Schedule Begins
  • 24/SEP
    9:00 am Divine Liturgy
    11:00 am Parade and San Anselmo Country Fair

From the Amvon

The Goal of Religious Education

September 2017
The aim of all religious teaching in the Orthodox Church is to introduce the child (or the adult) into the Church, to integrate  us into her life– the life of grace, communion with God, love,  unity, and spiritual progress.

Most of us are very familiar with this “bottom line” statement of Fr. Alexander Schmemann. Fr. Thomas Hopko reminds us that “such traditional sayings are all too often nothing more than empty words for which account will be given to God on the day of judgment. But, nevertheless, the mindless mouthing of truths does not make them less true.” ... Read More →
  • "Summer of Difficult Subjects”

    Next meeting will be Wednesday, September 20, at 7:00 pm View the list of topics to be discussed in the coming weeks.

  • San Anselmo Country Fair Day

    Our parish will be participating in San Anselmo Country Fair Day and Parade on Sunday, September 24th. Volunteers and apples are needed for the event.

  • International 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. Online team signup here.

Synaxis of All Saints of Alaska

Today Valaam joins Alaska In celebrating this joyous feast, As her spiritual son Juvenaly Embraces the new martyr Peter with love. Together they suffered for the Lord in America And united the old world with the new by their voluntary sacrifice. Now forever they stand before the King of glory and intercede for 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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