First Place - $150

Alice Toukdarian

Pasadena, CA

Second Place - $100

Alan Borba

Cutler, CA

Third Place - $50

Dottie Whitlock

Visalia, CA

It's not too late to get tickets. Call Tina Peters at 559-967-2593 by phone or text.

General Announcements

Sunday School

Sunday School Classes are held on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month

St. Mary Yettem Covid-19  Guidelines

14395 Ave 384  Yettem, California  93670     (559) 528-6892

St. Mary Armenian Apostolic Church of Yettem

October 23, 2020 - St. Mary Armenian Apostolic Church in Yettem is currently following State and County guidelines and not holding worship services indoors with parishioners in attendance. We are streaming services each Sunday. Beginning Sunday, October 25th, we will be holding Sunday services OUTSIDE. Safeguards will be in place. 

Parishioner Contacts

Please submit

your contact information to the church office.

Other News

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Memorial Wall 

A new column of 4 blocks is available The price is $200 per name.

The special St. Mary Face Masks can be obtained on Sundays at the Parish Council table or in the church office on Tuesdays through Friday. You can purchase them for a minimum $5 donation.

If you would like to receive a weekly email about St. Mary church happenings call the church office and leave your email address with us.

If you are in need of a priest, please call the church office at (559) 528-6892 or Reverend Father Mashdots Keshishian at (818) 293-9098 or email

Father Mashdots is available for pastoral care, spiritual guidance and support. Please inform Der Hayr of those who may be sick at home, hospitalized or may simply want to talk.

Sunday Services:

Morning Service at 9:45 AM

Divine Liturgy at 10:30 AM

Click the DONATE Button Below to make donations to St. Mary Armenian Church

                         What is WD168??

      One of the many ministries of the Western Diocese of the Armenian Church of North America is a weekly internet channel and program entitled "WD168". The host of this informative program is our special Yettem friend, Father Vazken Movsesian. Father Vazken begins each episode explaining that "God gives us 168 hours every week to live, love and enjoy." If you have never watched these before, you should. The programs are lively, informative and educational as Der Vazken shares activities going on throughout our Diocese.
      In recent episodes, including the latest released today, Father Vazken has included news featuring St. Mary Yettem.
You can watch previous episodes at


To view services, go to our webpage at and click on the tab "Live Church Camera. On that page, click the link to view the services. A picture of the church will come on followed by a video box. You may have to click the play button in the center of the screen to begin the video stream. To fill the screen, move your cursor to the bottom right corner and click the double arrow. This system allows users to view services on any device including Windows=based machines, Macs, Linux, Chromebooks, Androids, Smart TVs, game units and smart phones.

Armenian Christmas Celebrated in Yettem

   St. Mary Live on Internet

We will be streaming from inside today, January 24th because of the possibility of rain.

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January Raffle Winners Selected - January 10, 2021

                     Merry Christmas from Our Sunday School Students

Click here to watch some special Christmas messages from our Sunday School Students!

                Amy Shuklian Becomes Tulare County Board Chair

Congratulations to Amy Shuklian who was selected to be the chairperson of the Tulare County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, January 5, 2021. Supervisor Shuklian has served as Tulare County Supervisor representing District 3, which includes the city of Visalia and unincorporated areas south and West of Visalia since 2016. Prior to winning her election to the County Board, Amy served on the Visalia City Council from 2007-2016.  During her nine years on the Visalia City Council she served as Vice Mayor (2009-2011) and Mayor (2011-2013).