Vacation Bible School 2014
Led by Fr. Ninos Oshaana, Edith Gowan, Irene Ramos and fellow Ascension community parents and volunteers, our weeklong program will include daily prayers, treasure hunts, gardening, painting, caring for a live butterfly garden, singing hymns, acting in a play, baking prosfora and more! Here’s snapshot of a typical day: 8:00 — Arrival, Check-in. 9:00 — Morning Prayers and intro to lesson 9:30 — Treasure Hunt 10:00 — Lesson using objects found. Snacks. 10:30 — Power Hour! Age-based, group activities, music and crafts that illustrate the daily lesson. 11:30 — Community service 12:00 — Lunch 1:00 — Afternoon program begins. Free play, games, low-key activities, crafts. 3:00 — Closing prayer. ...
Golf Tournament 2014
The 46th Annual Ascension Cathedral Golf Tournament in memory of John F. Andronico will take place Monday, August 25, 2014 at the Sequoyah Golf & Country Club in Oakland, California. For more details on this event and to sign up online, please visit our main page for the tournament, here. Also available are an advertising request form and a hole sponsorship form.
Sermon Library: Recorded Sermons!
Father Tom is now recording his sermons, and we're posting them to our Sermon Library. We expect to continue recording all sermons given at Ascension Cathedral, so the Sermon Library will be the place to download or listen to those. We are also posting transcripts of these sermons, for those who prefer to read them. These will be posted within a day or so of the sermon audio files. You will need the Adobe Acrobat Reader in order to read these files. A link to the Sermon Library may permanently be found beneath the calendar on the Home page of the ...
Light a Candle!
Have you ever wanted to just come by the church to light a candle & pray for someone? Feel like you don't have time to come all the way to church to do this? Well now you can do it online! The American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese of the USA has an online candle lighting program that anyway can use, at any time! Just click on the picture below! God Bless you and may Christ our Lord & Savior and all of the saints intercede for us! Instructions: When you get to the website ...
Dear Friends of Ascension Cathedral, Ever wish you could do something more to support the Cathedral, but feel like you're already giving all you can? Here's a new way to support our church: eScrip. Through this program, certain businesses that you shop at will contribute a percentage of your purchases to the Cathedral. You don't pay anything extra for this - you just shop as you normally would. A short list of participating businesses is attached, which includes Andronico's and Safeway, among many others. There is also a more complete list of businesses online with details on how much they ...
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