Pastoral Letter March 31, 2019

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,
Next Week is our Parish Lenten Retreat
Beginning with an Introduction following the Salutations Service on Friday Evening, April 5th then Saturday, April 6th from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm.
The Retreat is Open to ALL St. Anna Parishioners and Guests.
It is a Special Retreat Designed to Accommodate All Ages.
Yes, Children are Encouraged to Participate, but It is not Only for Children.
Age Appropriate Break Out Sessions will Take Place.
If You are a Senior, Please Join Us!
If You are Single, Please Join US!
If You are a Couple, Please Join Us!If You are a Family, Please Join Us!
We Need to Plan.
We Need to Prepare.
You Need to R.S.V.P., A.S.A.P.!

The Icon of the Dormition of St. Anna, to be hung above the Shrine of Her Precious Relic has returned from the Framer.
It will be available for Veneration in the Narthex for the Next Week before it is given its proper place.
Please say a special prayer of gratitude for our Iconographer, Andreea Ioana Bagiu, now of Brasov, Romania.
She has begun our next Icon, that of the Nativity of the Theotokos.