Week of March 21 - March 27, 2016

“Behold thine immortal Self resurrected with Christ in the light of illumination, present in every soul, every flower, every atom!’’

 - Paramahansa Yogananda 


This Week's Services:

Please join us this Sunday, March 27 for our weekly Service Reading entitled “The Resurrection of Christ Within You”. The service is from 11 am to 12 noon. Sunday School for children ages 3-12 is also held from 11 am to 12 noon. Parents with younger children may enjoy the service from the infant room located in the Sunday School building. The Reading Service is preceded by a meditation service from 10 to 10:45 am, and by group practice of the Self-Realization Fellowship Energization Exercises at 9:40 am. The Center is open to the public for services and special activities.


Weekly Affirmation:

“Father, teach me to reclaim my birthright and to live as an immortal.’’ 

(Metaphysical Meditations)




•  This Friday, March 25, the chapel will be open for private meditation from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm in commemoration of Good Friday. Please note that this will be a self-guided meditation.

• The ''Young at Heart'' Adults Group will have an outdoor gathering with food and games at Memorial Park this Saturday, March 26 at 1:30pm.  For those who would like to attend or to be included on the mailing list please contact Katie at katiemcclusky@yahoo.com.

• This Sunday, March 27, we will have our Easter potluck social immediately after services. A Sign-up sheet is available in the Foyer if you would like to contribute a dish for the potluck. Our Sunday School will also be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt for children ages 1-13.   All are welcome to join us in celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ.

• We will once again be hosting an ''India Night'' event on Saturday April 23.  We invite all devotees near and far to come and spend an evening of friendship and fellowship on the Houston Center grounds.  There will be food, kirtan, a gift shop, and other fun activities for the whole family!  To help us get an accurate headcount please RSVP online at srfhouston.org or sign up in the foyer.  We hope to see you there!

• Our Spring silent retreat at Villa de Matel will be held from Friday, April 29 through Sunday, May 1, with an optional extra day on Thursday, April 28. The registration deadline is Sunday, April 17. Because accommodations are limited, we ask that you register only if you are certain that you will attend. Detailed information and registration forms are available in the foyer.

• Please join us this and every Sunday after the services for our weekly juice social in the Sunday School building.