Week of Janurary 23 - January 29, 2017

“Guard yourself, therefore, against the first performance of a wrong act.  What you do once you are likely to do again.  It is by repetition that a habit grows stronger and bigger, like a rolling snowball.” 

-Paramahansa Yogananda





This Week's Services:

Please join us this Sunday, January 29 for our weekly Service Reading entitled “Habits - Your Master or Your Slave?"  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 9:40am The Center is open to the public for services and special activities.


Weekly Affirmation:

There is a hidden strength within me to overcome all obstacles and temptations.  I will bring forth that indomitable power and energy.

                                                                                    (Metaphysical Meditations)   




• This Saturday, January 28, our Chapel will remain open from 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm for open meditation.


• Our annual budget meeting will be held in the Sunday School building this Sunday, January 29 immediately after the services. Please join us in spiritual fellowship as we discuss plans for expenditures in 2017.


• Our next Day of Service and Fellowship will be held on Saturday, February 04 starting at 8:30 am. If you are planning to attend, please let Sudha know by emailing him at vasudhaven@yahoo.com as this will help us to organize head count for lunch on the Day of Service. You can also RSVP by filling out the sign-up sheet located in the chapel foyer.


• On Sunday, February 05, we will have our Annual election of Service Readers and Sunday School Teachers and Aides after service. All active members are encouraged to attend.


• Our next Harmonium Workshop will be held on Sunday, February 12 in the chapel. This workshop is open to all members and friends who are interested in either joining the Kirtan Group or would simply like to learn how to play the SRF cosmic chants on the harmonium. If you own a personal harmonium, we request that you please bring it with you to the workshop. If you have any questions about the workshop, or do not have a harmonium of your own, you may contact Arjun by emailing him at arjunraghuraman@gmail.com.


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