"For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them." Matthew 18:20
Under the Malankara Archdiocese of the Syrian Orthodox Church in North America and Canada, St.George Syrian Orthodox Church was founded on December 27,2009 and first Holy mass was celebrated by the Arch- Bishop His eminence Titus Mor Yeldho. At our first location at the University of Washington we saw growth in members and on September 27 2015 Arch- Bishop His eminence Titus Mor Yeldho consecrated our own Church in Seattle.
We envision that, by God’s grace, St. George Seattle church will respond, without discrimination, to those who are suffering and in need, to enable them to continue to improve their own lives and communities and to have means to live with dignity, respect and hope. In addition, our goal is turning the hearts of youth and families to God and each other. Developing our God-given potential in order to win in every area of our lives. St.George Seattle Church strives to build a foundation in the community with
" For we walk by faith ,not by sight ." 2 corinthians 5:7
St Paul's Men's League is the spiritual organization consisting of all adult male members of our church. It is an active spiritual organization of our men to get together in fellowship and prayer to learn the bible and theology. It helps us to build stronger social bonds amongst each other.
All members are participating the classes arranged by St Pauls League. Which includes the topic like historical places from Bible and other syriac fellowship in Seattle area.The Church picnic and Carol Services are conducted under their leadership.
St. Mary’s Women’s League (Martha Mariam Samajam) is one of the key spiritual forum for the female members of St. George Church. Primarily this fellowship is focused on organizing spiritual and charity initiatives of the church to develop social growth of women.
The monthly prayer meetings and Bible study held every month and pray for the sick are only a part of the process to reach spiritual fulfillment in our daily life.Members actively participating with food coordination for every church activities including Sunday service.
The Mission of St. George Youth Group is to provide a Christ-Centered Youth Ministry so young people can know Christ, grow in Christ, and become like Christ.The Youth association composed of youths and young adults between the ages of 14 and 35 years..
Our vision is to respond to the social and spiritual needs of the youth within our church and the Seattle community. This will enable them to express and share their faith through their own words, actions and deeds to bring down the Kingdom of God.
"Cast all your case upon Him for He careth for you "-1 Peter 5:7
" Declare His glory among the nations, His wonders among all peoples".Psalms 96:3
"Ask and it shall be given,seek and you will find,knock and it shall be opened to you" Matthew 7:7