Week of July 30  - August 05, 2018

 "Retire within the temple of your deepest thoughts, and enjoy the peace oozing from the spring of soul silence."

Paramahansa Yogananda

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This Week's Services:

Please join us this Sunday, August 05 for our weekly Service Reading entitled “Bring Forth Your Divine Nature.”   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.  There will also be a Teen Study group this Sunday for teens ages 13-18 in the Morgan Building 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.

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Weekly Affirmation:

O Ever Watchful Father, may we, Thine eager pilgrim children, easily reach our Home by following the inner light -- intuition, Thy holy beacon.

(Whispers from Eternity)

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Announcements:

 

• This Sunday, August 05  there will be a meeting of the Teen Group from 11 am – Noon in the Morgan Building.  All teens ages 13-18 are welcome to attend.

• Our next Day of Service and Fellowship will be held this Saturday, August 4. We dedicate only one day a month to the care and upkeep of Master’s sanctuary in Houston so that it remains a magnet for those seeking to meditate together or to learn of Self-Realization Fellowship for the first time. If you are planning to attend, we request that you please inform Sudha by emailing him at vasudhaven@yahoo.com as this will help us to organize head count for the lunch on the Day of Service. You can also RSVP by filling out the sign-up sheet located in the chapel foyer.


• Our next meeting of the Bhagavad Gita Study Group will be held in the chapel on  Sunday, August 19 at 12:30pm. This group is open to all members and friends who wish to read and meditate upon Paramahansa Yogananda’s spiritual interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita – God Talks with Arjuna. We hope that you are able to attend.


• There will be a business meeting in the Sunday School Building on Sunday, August 26 at 12:30 pm to discuss current matters relating to the Center in addition to highlights from the 2018 Convocation. All active members are encouraged to attend.

• All activities and events organized by the Houston Center are carried out by dedicated members and friends and we always welcome new volunteers. If you have a few hours to spare each month and would like to volunteer, please let us know by emailing us at srfhouston@gmail.com.


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