Mercy unto you, and peace, and love, be multiplied. (Jud.1:2)
Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,
On the 17th of July 2020, on the day of our church feast day, the Sisterhood of our community will putting on our annual lottery. As is our established tradition for everyone, those who take part in the lottery will receive a personal Moleben for health. They will serve this Moleben in Moscow, St. Petersburg, in the Kiev Caves Lavra of the Ukraine, and in San Francisco before the Relics of Vladika St. John of Shanghai and San Francisco, and also this Moleben will be served in our own parish.
There will be 12 prizes raffled. All the funds from this lottery will be used for the expansion of our church building.
We hope for your support, dear Orthodox people. We will be sincerely grateful for your participation. Tell your friends and acquaintances about our lottery.
The suggested donation for each ticket is 5 dollars. If you don't want to take part in the lottery for whatever reason, we will be sincerely appreciative of any donation even if it's one dollar. We will pray for everyone. Your donation can be written off on your taxes.
The following prizes will be raffled:
- Some antique earrings and a pendant. Insert enamel. Frame of silver and cubic zirconia. A painting done by hand of a pastoral scene. An original.
- Porcelain vase for fruit. (Firebird-LFZ-USSR)
- Ladies' beads made of natural malachite.
- Decorative ceramic statuette of a rooster (Portugal, an original)
- Gzhel-Porcelain, Candlestick for 3 candles.
- Decorative vases of a dog and a cat. An original by Nina Lyman.
- Porcelain statuette of a sturgeon holding a cup with a lid (for caviar).
- Vase for a serving table. Filigree.
- Kimono in batik fabric-natural silk.
- A tea serving set of 6 pieces.
- A Pavloposadsky scarf.
- Decorative wall plate (Johnson Bein, England).
You can get lottery tickets in our church or write to us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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