Holy Trinity
Serbian Orthodox Mission
Fairmont, WV

Bulletin 61 - December 9/December 22, 2003


The Orthodox Mission



Chronicle of the Holy Trinity Serbian Orthodox Mission
Diocesan Bishop - His Grace Bishop Dr. MITROPHAN
Aministrator - Fr. Rodney Torbic
408 Morgantown Avenue
Fairmont, West Virginia 26544

December 9/December 22, 2003
Conception of Theotokos by St. Anna
No. 61
Phone 724-966-7428
Phone 304-534-5321
Phone 304-622-3681



Acts 9:31

Then the churches throughout all Judea, Galilee, and Samaria had peace and were edified. And walking in the fear of the Lord and in the comfort of the Holy Spirit, they were multiplied.

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Seven people came for Divine Liturgy on December 5. It was the Sixtieth Divine Liturgy since the Mission officially became part of the Eastern American Diocese.

The time has come to establish a building fund for the Mission.

The time has come to pray more about securing the future of the Mission.

The time has come for the faithful of the Mission to think more about the future of the Mission.

The time has come for each of us to think more about the condition of our souls.

We have much to be thankful for at the Mission.

God has blessed the continued existence of the Mission.

God has blessed the regularity of services.

God has blessed the health and travel of parishioners to come each time services are held.

God has blessed the Mission with faithful parishioners choosing to come to services with regularity.

God has blessed the Mission with benefactors providing space for services to be held.

God has blessed the Mission with a proper and attractive area for services to be held.

God has blessed the Mission with the necessities to hold the Divine services.

God has blessed the Mission with food and refreshments following each service.

God has blessed the Mission with stability in attendance.

From the Desert Fathers

It was said of Abba Poemen that if he was invited to eat against his will, he wept but he went, so as not to refuse to obey his brother and cause him pain.


Holy Trinity Serbian Orthodox Mission, Fairmont, West Virginia
December 9/December 22, 2003

Fr. Rodney Torbic

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