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25 Feb

Baptism of Mireille Verena Latif

Congratulations to Sara and Hany Latif for the baptism of their daughter Mireille Verena on Saturday, February 25, 2017. May our Lord bless their family.      

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20 Feb

Family Day Long Weekend Spiritual Day 2017

On Monday, February 20, 2017, the SMSV family came together to celebrate family day. The day began with a Divine Liturgy at church, after which everyone boarded the coach bus to the Valley of the Mother of God, where lunch awaited us. We then engaged in discussions on how we can practice the presence of…

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09 Feb

Visit of Bishop Kyrillos 2017

 SMSV was blessed by the visit of H.G. Bishop Kyrellos on Thursday, February 9, 2017. His grace celebrated with us the Divine Liturgy and generously recorded a session for the New Testament 101 class, regarding the Economy of Salvation and the Christological controversy related to the Divinity and Humanity of Christ. We thank His grace…

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04 Feb

Baptism of Nicholas Khilla

  Congratulations to Hanan and Nabil Khilla for the baptism of their son Nicholas on Saturday, February 4, 2017. May our Lord bless their family  

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02 Feb

Back to Basics Paint Night 2017

We thank God for a fantastic paint night on Thursday, February 2, 2017, where B2B’ers discovered and exercised their artistic talents. We were blessed by our talented teacher who guided us in painting a beautiful moonscape. It was an evening of fellowship, fun, food and discovery, and we look forward to many such evenings. Back…

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28 Jan

Men’s Ministry Fellowship

On Saturday January 28, 2017, the Men’s Ministry team hosted the second part of an inspirational talk series entitled, “The Struggles that Define Our Journey.” Guest speaker Kiro Shahata from Inspire2Dream continued our discussion using thought-provoking questions to engage all participants in personal sharing of life’s hardest decisions. By the grace of God, we enjoyed…

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21 Jan

Baptism of Jacob Daniel Mikhail

    Congratulations to Sandra and Shady Mikhail for the baptism of their son Jacob Daniel on Saturday, January 21, 2017. May our Lord bless their family.  

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21 Jan

Young Couples Lunch (0-10 Years)

A group of over 40 young couples gathered at the church banquet hall for a fellowship lunch on January 21, 2017. The discussion with our guest speaker Dr. Warwick Cooper focused on “The Peace and Pain cycles”, which generated interesting questions. After the main topic the couples enjoyed some ice-breakers and activities which strengthened their bonds with…

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19 Jan

Feast of Theophany 2017

“This is my beloved Son, with whom I am well pleased!”Matt 3:17. The Feast of Theophany is one of the major feasts in the Church, where we celebrate the baptism of our Lord Jesus as well as the manifestation of the Holy Trinity. This year we were overjoyed to celebrate it in our own building.…

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15 Jan

Hymns Enrichment Course for Deacons 2017

On Sunday January 15, 2017, we began the first semester of the 13 week Hymns Enrichment Course for deacons (youth and adults) held every Sunday after the Divine Liturgy.  Each week we learn and practice the hymns and responses of Vespers and the Liturgy as a group to help us carry out our responsibilities as deacons…

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14 Jan

Baptism of Mia Gabriella Amin

  Congratulations to Mona and Emad Amin for the baptism of their daughter Mia Gabriella on Saturday, January 14, 2017. May our Lord bless their family.      

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13 Jan

The Mount Bubble Soccer Event 2017

The Mount university & college group enjoyed a fun night of Bubble Soccer in our church gymnasium on Friday, January 13th, 2017. They enjoyed food, games, and a short introduction of The Mount’s new slogan: Reaching Up, Reaching In, and Reaching Out. Our youth are excited for future events and discussions!  

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10 Jan

CREW Christmas Dinner 2017

On Jan 10, 2017, the CREW young adult fellowship came together to celebrate the nativity feast. The evening began with a delicious catered meal, and Father Pishoy shared with us a meditation on this year’s theme: Abundant Life in Christ. This was followed by fellowship, discussion and games. We thank God for a blessed time…

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08 Jan

Baptism of Emma Faith Saeed

  Congratulations to Mariam and Mina Saeed for the baptism of their daughter Emma Faith on Sunday, January 8, 2017. May our Lord bless their family.      

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06 Jan

Feast of Nativity 2017

Glory to God in the highest, peace on earth and goodwill towards men! We joyful hearts we came together to celebrate the birth of our Lord and Saviour on Jan.6, 2017. After participating in the Divine Liturgy, congregation members shared in an agape meal and congratulated one another. We came together again on Jan 7th…

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