Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church of North Miami
The mission of the Parish includes (1) proclaiming and teaching the Gospel in accordance with the Orthodox faith; (2) sanctifying the faithful through God's grace in worship, the Divine Liturgy and the other sacraments; (3) enhancing its parishioners’ spiritual life; (4) and adding to the numbers of the faithful by receiving persons into the Church through instruction, baptism and/or chrismation. In addition, the Parish will provide educational and philanthropic activities to foster the aims and mission of the Parish and to edify its parishioners in the faith and ethos of the Church.
The mission of the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church is to:
1. maintain, practice, and proclaim the Christian Orthodox faith, enhancing the spiritual growth of its communicants and enabling parishioners to fully participate in the life of the Church and find salvation in Jesus Christ, our Lord and Savior;
2. develop and operate programs, activities, and services for the Parishioners which serve and further the religious educational, cultural, philanthropic, and social ministries of the community as well as to protect and continuously develop the physical buildings and religious property as deemed necessary;
3. fostering our youth, the future of our church, blossom as Orthodox Christians;
4. dedicate ourselves to the promotion of Christian fellowship and values between the evolving diversity of cultures and its people.
Afterfeast of the Transfiguration of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ; The Holy Righteous Martyr Dometius; Our Holy Father Nicanorus the Wonderworker; Theodosius the New; Sozon of Nicomedea; The Holy Ten Thousand Ascetics of Thebes; Narcissus the Hieromartyr of Jerusalem; Joseph Gerontogiannis of Lithines Sitia