January 1 10:00 AM
Monday FIRST SERVICE OF THE NEW YEAR 2018 (also known as Shusho-e).
New Year’s Day has three beginnings. It is the beginning of a new day,
a new month and a new year.
Please join us on Monday, January 1, 2018 at 10 a.m. for the first service
of the new year and pray for our safety, happiness and world peace for the coming
new year. Bishop Yubun Narashiba will give New Year blessings and also give his
New Year’s message in English. HAPPY NEW YEAR!
January 7 10:00 AM
Sunday FIRST SUNDAY SERVICE of the New Year. Bishop Narashiba will give his message
in English. This year, our Family Service will be held on this first Sunday instead
of our usual second Sunday and Ozoni or mochi soup will be served by the Sunday School
mothers. Please join us.
January 14 10:00 AM
Sunday Obetsuji Service. Sermon by Rev. Nakano in English.
January 21 10:00 AM
Sunday Gyoki-e Service. This is the memorial service for Jodo Shu’s founder Honen
Shonen. Sermon by Bishop Narashiba in English.
Chutoba Prayers will be offered if requested. See order form in January Bulletin.
January 28 10:00 AM
Sunday Service. Sermon by Rev. Nakano in English.
General Membership Meeting will be held.
Shinnenkai or New Year’s Party will be held in Social Hall for all members
and friends. Please join us for good food and games such as BINGO and