White Elephant Sale

St. Peter Orthodox Mission White Elephant Sale When? Saturday and Sunday, April 9-10 from 9am - 3pm Where? Sunshine Plaza, 9220 Bonita Beach Rd, Bonita Springs, FL (1/2 mile east of US 41 on Bonita Beach Road (get map) next to Zorba's Restaurant) Lots of good items, housewares, furniture, and more. Great bargains. Need more info? Care to help?Please call Mary Jarvis (239-263-9292) or Mary Copeland (239-498-1331). Have something to donate? Please give us a call. All proceeds benefit St. Peter Orthodox Missionwww.stpeterorthodoxchurch.com239-248-4775 One man's trash is another man's treasure! … [Read more...]

Frederica interviews Fr. Hans Jacobse [AUDIO]

After my debate in Maryland a few months ago, I had breakfast with Presbytera Frederica Mathews-Green who interviewed me about the debate. Presbytera Frederica is an author and speaker in the larger Orthodox world. You can see her website here. From Ancient Faith: Frederica Mathewes-Green interviews Fr. Hans Jacobse about a formal debate he had with atheist Matthew Dillahunty regarding morality. She also shares a recipe for vegan pancakes! [audio:http://audio.ancientfaith.com/frederica/fhn_2011-01-06.mp3] Podcast courtesy of Ancient Faith Radio. … [Read more...]

St. Peter Epistle — February 6, 2001

Mark Your Calendars! On Sunday, March 6, 2011, Dr. Zanos Grekos will be speaking to us on his work with adult stem cell research. Dr. Grekos is a pioneer in adult stem cell research and his talk will leave you amazed at what he and his staff are doing in bringing more healing into the world. We'll have more information in the next few days, but we will follow the same format that we used when Anatole Kurdsjuk gave his talk on "The Long Walk Home." We will celebrate Liturgy, have brunch in the hotel restaurant, and then return for the talk and discussion. More details soon. Hope to see you there! Bible Study Don't Forget: Bible Study this Tuesday, February 8 starting at 7pm. These studies are good and you are encouraged to attend. … [Read more...]

St. Peter Epistle — January 4, 2011

Epiphany Liturgy Tomorrow (January 5, 2011) We have received an invitation from St. Paul's (get map) to attend the Epiphany Vesperal Liturgy starting at 7pm. It will be followed by a blessing of the waters. As I mentioned on Sunday, the true season of Christmas is the 12 days between Christmas and Epiphany. We see the birth of Christ, and then we see the beginning of Christ's public ministry. The Gospel readings switch to Mark who shows us in concrete terms that Christ is the conqueror over death and evil, and that by our baptism and the power of the Holy Spirit offered to us through it, we too can face the challenges of life and be victorious. This is an important Liturgy. Even if we don't understand it completely we should still … [Read more...]

Sign up for our parish Christmas Card

You can support St. Peter's and wish your fellow parishioners a very Merry Christmas too!. Sign up for our parish Christmas Card. For a donation of $15 (or more if you would like), you can add your name to a beautiful card with an original icon written by Fr. Anthony Salzman. Fr. Anthony has graciously offered the cards for cost to help our mission. We will mail to card to all signers right before Christmas. What a great way to support St. Peter Mission and offer your best wishes to your friends this Christmas. To sign up please send you name along with a check for $15.00 to: St. Peter Orthodox Mission P.O. Box 110844 Naples, FL 34108 … [Read more...]