2015 Northern California
Servants Retreat

March 21 – 22, 2015


The 2015 Northern California Servants Retreat will be blessed with H.G. Bishop Angaelos who will be giving the lectures and presides over the event.

The Mind of Christ
“Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus”, Philippians 2:5
“But we have the mind of Christ”, 2 Corinthians 2:16

  • Attributes of having the mind of Christ for servants and discernment of what would not be according to the mind of Christ.
  • Acquire the Mind of Christ through Coptic Orthodox spirituality.
  • Becoming an icon of Christ, service inside and outside the church.

Coptic Youth Center (CYC)
2500 Hansen Rd.
Hayward, CA

Saturday, March 21, 2015
9:00 a.m.        Matins and the Divine Liturgy at the CYC
11:00 a.m.       Breakfast
11:30 a.m.       Welcome
12:00 noon    Lecture 1 (H.G. Bishop Angaelos)
1:00   p.m.      Lunch and Free Time
3:00 p.m.        Sojourners Team Leading Praise and Worship
3:30 p.m.        Workshop: Applying the concepts of Stephen Covey’s book, “The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People” in spiritual service
4:30 p.m.        Handbells Team
5:00 p.m.        11th hour Prayer
5:30 p.m.        Lecture 2 (H.G. Bishop Angaelos)
6:30 p.m.        Dinner
8:00 p.m.        Sojourners Team Leading Praise and Worship
8:30 p.m.        Vespers and Q&A with H.G. Bishop Angaelos
10:00 p.m.      Conclusion of Day 1

Sunday, March 22, 2015
8:30 a.m.        The Divine Liturgy at the CYC
10:30 a.m.       Breakfast
11:30 a.m.      Lecture 3 (H.G. Bishop Angaelos)
1:00 p.m.        Conclusion of the Retreat

Due to the limited number of available slots and to be able to order the number of dinners, please fill the online registration form and send the registration payment by a check payable to “Saint George Coptic Orthodox Church” to the following address:


The cost to attend the entire retreat including snacks after the Liturgies and dinner on Saturday is $50 and the cost of attending the retreat without Saturday dinner is $40.

There will be babysitting and kids can get dinner for $5.

Accommodation on Saturday night will be arranged with hotels close to the CYC and different options will be offered at cost.
If you plan to stay Saturday night, please check that selection in your registration and we will contact you with the details of the accommodation.

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