Parish News

All You Need Is Love!

Some of our Sunday School students showcase their handmade Valentine cards created in class prior to the PTO Valentine’s party where they were given sweet treats and gifts with a lot of love! The PTO party was offered to our students in love and appreciation for their wonderful Christmas pageant performance which was delayed twice due to inclement weather.

GOYANS Participate in Bridges Outreach

Our Goyans participated in a Bridges Outreach opportunity on Friday, Feb. 10th at St. Barbara in Tom’s River. They helped to make over 400 bagged lunches and personal hygiene kits that were distributed to the needy on Sat., Feb. 11th. Thank you to Demos Simatos for chaperoning.

Sunday School Teachers Attend Metropolis Seminar

Teachers in attendance were those pictured from left to right, Georgia Barbayannis,
Angelique Tsivelis, Kally Durso, MaryLou Rivera, Afroula Kanellidis, Helen Catelanos and Helen Coutros Horan.

Our Sunday School teachers attended the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of New Jersey’s Religious Education Teachers Seminar held on February 4, 2017 at St. George Greek Orthodox Church in Piscataway, NJ. Unique ideas and ways to assist teachers in better educating our children were shared through presentations and videos and discussed in question and answer sessions. St. Demetrios, Perth Amboy had the highest number of attendees! Thank you to all of our wonderfully dedicated Sunday School teachers.