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Announcements for Sunday, August 1st
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The St. Mary Yettem Parish Council extends our deepest sympathy to the Barsamian and Kaplan families on the loss of Kay Barsamian who passed away on Monday. Graveside services will be conducted by Father Kevork Arakelian at 9:00 AM Wednesday at the Visalia Cemetery.
August arrives tomorrow and it will be a busy month for our St. Mary Armenian Church family.
Tomorrow, August 1, our Ladies Society will be holding their monthly meeting in the Majarian Hall at 11:30 AM. Physical distancing will be in place. Please bring your own lunch and drink as lunch will not be prepared for you. However, socialization and fun will be provided!
This week, we will welcome Deacon Kevork Kevorkian from Southern California to Yettem to join us for services at St. Mary. Morning Service will begin at 10:30 AM. We are still under direction to not meet physically indoors for worship services. The service will be streamed on our website at www.stmaryyettem.org.
We will be celebrating a vey special Feast of the Assumption (Asvadzadzin) service on the beautiful, breezy, and tree-covered grounds of St. Mary Armenian Church on August 16th. Large outside fans will also be utilized. Seating will be arranged to allow physical distancing and we will be following state and local guidelines. The grape blessing will take place after the Holy Badarak. The day’s celebrant will Rev. Father Vasken Movsesian.
The Ways and Means Committee will be holding a bake sale after services. All your favorite pastries and other delightful treats will be featured.
Finally, on the 16th, an old-fashion luncheon featuring beef kebab, pilaf, vegetable medley, salad, peda bread, ice cream and a bottled water will be offered for $20. The lunches will be packed in compartmentalized containers. Options will be made for drive-through or take-out dining as well. We need your cooperation in reserving your meals in advance so that we can plan accordingly. We are only asking that you provide us with the number from your family who will be eating. You can phone the church office at 559-528-6892, text 559-280-7315 or email email@example.com. Deadline to reserve is Monday, August 10
To view services, go to our webpage at www.stmaryyettem.org 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.