About Our HOPE & JOY Ministries
HOPE: Holy Orthodox Primary Education - Kindergarten through 2nd Grade children (ages 5-7).
JOY: Junior Orthodox Youth - 3rd through 6th Grade children (ages 8-11).
At Saint Nicholas, HOPE & JOY meet together about once a month. Vacation Church School is a program for HOPE & JOY aged children and takes place the first week of August.
12th Sunday of Luke; Macarius the Great of Egypt; Mark, Bishop of Ephesus; Arsenius of Corfu; Makarios of Alexandria; Makarios, Hierodeacon of Kalogera, Patmos; Removal of the Honorable Relics of Saint Gregory the Theologian; Branwallader, Bishop of Jersey