St. George Orthodox Christian Church
5311 Mercer Street | Houston, Texas 77005 | (713) 665-5252
Welcome

St. George Orthodox Christian Church is a community where the Holy Trinity - the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit - are worshiped and preached. We are the continuation of the Church founded by Jesus Christ.  We maintain the True Faith and Holy Tradition handed down from generation to generation from the time of the Apostles.

New! Sunday Divine Liturgy Is Now Streamed Live

Click here to watch the Divine Liturgy Live Stream every Sunday morning at 10a via Facebook.

Previous Live Stream Services are saved on the St. George Houston Facebook page under the "Video" section.

Previous Gospel Readings & Sermons are saved on the St. George website.  Click the "Resources" tab, then select "Video Recordings".

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New St. George Smartphone App

Download our "My Church by echurch" app from the app store (St. George keyword is “SGOCC APP”) or text “SGOCC APP” to 77977.  If you need sign up assistance, see Eddy in the Hall after Liturgy.

Click here to create your login to mySTGEORGE.

Click here for instructions.

Upcoming Events


THE APOSTLES FAST

Monday, June 2 until Thursday, June 28th, the eve of the commemoration of the Holy and Chief Apostles Peter and Paul. During this fast we abstain from meat, poultry, dairy, fish, wine, and olive oil on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays with katalysis for fish, wine, and olive oil on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.


JUNE BUS TRIP

Save the date for Wednesday, June 20.  Bus leaves at 8:00a for the San Marcos Outlet Malls.  Anyone 50 years old and older is invited to join the group.  Please sign up Sunday after Liturgy.


FOOD PANRY

Immediate needs: peanut butter, jelly, mac & cheese, spaghetti sauce, CHUNKY soup – NO BROTH or CREAM soups.  Always check expiration dates.


FR. SYMEON FAREWELL

Effective July 1, 2018 our beloved Fr. Symeon will become the Pastor of St. Paul Western Rite Orthodox Church in Katy, TX.  While we will still be blessed with his ministry in the Houston area, he and his family will be extremely missed at St. George.  May GOD grant Fr. Symeon, Kh. Jing, Marina & Genevieve Many Years!


CAMP NOAH

8:30a-3p Monday, July 9th – Friday, July 13th. Hosted by Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral (3511 Yoakum Blvd., Houston, TX 77006). For children grades K-5. Children are the most emotionally vulnerable after disaster strikes. Camp Noah is a safe, fun environment where children learn to build resiliency skills to process trauma that’s occurred and to feel more prepared to handle future life challenges while building confidence and self-esteem.
• Free of cost
• Lunch is provided as well as 2 snacks
• Children will receive t-shirts, a blanket, supplies, and a preparedness pack
• Professional staff and volunteers deliver the curriculum
• Limited to 50 registrants, so register today here.


ARABIC BOOKS FOR SALE IN BOOKSTORE

The Church Bookstore has received two Arabic service books to be purchased from the bookstore.  One is in Arabic, the other is in Arabic & English.  If you’re interested, please stop by the bookstore. 

كتب خدمةاالقداس باللغه العربيه للبيع

وصلت لمكتبة كنيسة القديس جورجيا هيوستن كتب لخدمة القداس الالاهي واحد باللغه العربيه والثاني باللغه الانجليزيه والعربيه للبيع

 


2018 CAMP ST. RAPHAEL

Registration is now open.  Applications are posted online at www.campstraphael.org.  St. George attends Session 2 (7/1 until 7/7).  Don’t wait to register.


NEW YOUTH DIRECTOR CHRISTOPHER AL-DEHNEH

New Youth Director Christopher Al-Dehneh from Oklahoma City will begin his ministry at St. George August 1.


2018 ORTHODOX YOUNG PROFESSIONALS CONFERENCE

This year, OYPC will be held in Denver, Colorado, August 16-19.  To register go to www.oypc.org, email oypc2018@gmail.com, or see Elise Namee in the Hall after Liturgy.


ST. GEORGE LIBRARY IS OPEN

Explore our 1000+ book library catalog here.

Stop by the library to check out books or create your library account.  

For any questions or assistance email us at stgeorgelibib@gmail.com


AXIOS! MUSTAHEQ! HE IS WORTHY!

Congratulations, Newly Ordained Deacon George Katrib


2018 STEWARDSHIP

Click here for an electronic 2018 Pledge Card.

Click here for a printable 2018 Pledge Card.


PERSONAL SECURITY

When visiting St. George, please be conscious of your personal & property security. Never leave any valuables, including purses, briefcases or electronics, visible in your car. In the past, some of these have been stolen. Be especially cautious going to & from your car after dark & whenever possible ask someone to go with you.  Your safety is always our concern.

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