The Church School Ministry Team exists to ensure that the goals of our Church School program are realized and that our parish is engaged in the ministry of service that allow us to realize our goals. The goal of our Church School Program is to create a space of learning,fellowship, prayer and worship where our youth can grow in a personal relationship with our Lord, God, and Savior Jesus Christ and in their holy Orthodox Christian faith.
2015-2016 Church School Ministry Team Members: Fr. Jim King: Priest, Christina T. Stavros: Parish Ministries Coordinator, Arwa Ansara : Parish Council Liaison for Youth and Orthodox Christian Education, Robert Keysmith- Special Consultant, Abeer Samaan, Angela Sultani Kadado, and Joanne Kharsa. Not Pictured: Julie Faris.
CSMT meets once per month in the home of its members to plan the year and strategize about organization, communication, and all aspects of the Church School calendar which includes vital programs, activities, curriculum, and special events that support the goals of our Church School program and curriculum. Some of these events include Trunk N Treat, Canned Food Drive, St. Nicholas Feast Day and Toy Drive, Nativity Celebration, Godparent Sunday, Creative Arts Festival, 2nd Grade Confession Day, Pascha (Easter) Hunt, Vacation Church School and much more!