Family Tree Series, Spiritual Goals for the Holy 50, The Vine, Lighthouse & More

I pray you all are having a wonderful season of the Holy 50 and have set your spiritual goals for this season. Just a reminder that I’m here for you if you would like to talk through any of it. If you missed last Sunday’s message in the Link, check us out HERE. This week’s schedule:

Friday: Special Guest Speakers tonight at 7:30 PM: JOURNEY FROM PROTESTANTISM TO ORTHODOXY (All are Welcome)
Saturday: NO VESPERS
Sunday: Regular Schedule
All details below!

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Last Sunday in the Link we had a fun-filled discussion on Growing Together as God’s Family, in a new series entitled:

What are the biggest challenges to building community at Church? Describe the most memorable moment in your life since the start of 2017.  In part 1 of this new series entitled FAMILY TREE, we discussed how BUILDING COMMUNITY REQUIRES COMMITMENT.

If you missed last Sunday’s talk, check us out HERE.

Discussion Questions for Sunday
1. Describe a time in your life when you experienced real community and connectedness with other people.
2. What’s the most critical “ingredient” of nurturing a healthy family?

May 18, 2017 at 7:30 PM: The Vine will be continuing a series on the Orthodox understanding of Salvation on Thursday, May 18th.  Refreshments and coffee will be provided downstairs at 7:30 PM, followed by the workshop at 8pm.  We will be meeting in the basement of theLutheran Church of the Messiah (407 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ). Please plan to come join us!  All are welcome to attend.

May 21, 2017 at 1:00 PM: Following the Diving Liturgy on Sunday, May 21st, you are invited to join for our monthly Lighthouse service to offer a meal, prayer, and Christian love to our brethren in Trenton, NJ area.  More details to follow.

We believe that every member in the body of Christ should be actively serving in the Church.  You are invited to personally get involved and help out by offering your time to serving the many needs of the growing community, as we seek to serve one another, in the model of Jesus Christ.  Drop us a line at and we can help you figure out some volunteer opportunities.

Last Sunday:  April 30                    click here
This Sunday:  May 7                       click here

5/14        Mother’s Day
5/18        The Vine
5/21        Lighthouse Ministry
6/4          Pentecost

8:45AM   –    9:30AM      Matins & Agpeya
9:30AM   –  11:30AM      Divine Liturgy
11:30AM –  12:00PM      Coffee Break
12:00PM –    1:00PM      The Link & Kid’s Ministry
For Directions on where we worship on Sunday Morning’s CLICK HERE

6:30 PM   –    7:00 PM      Vespers
7:00 PM   –    8:30 PM      Midnight Praises & Confession
Location: Lutheran Church of the Messiah (407 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ)

7:30 PM   –    9:30 PM      Connect Youth Ministry

  • Connect Youth Ministry seeks to connect the youth group to Christ and His Church through engaging discussions, fun activities, and good food.  If you are interested in attending, please email us for directions and details.

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