FOCA Chapter 18 (Fellowship of Orthodox Christians in America) St Nicholas Church has had a FOCA (FROC) branch for over 75 years. Membership is open to all adult members of the parish. The FOCA supports several events of the church, including our annual Lenten Mission Service.
Junior FOCA (Junior FOCA homepage) All younger members of our parish (ages 8-18) are automatically considered members of the Junior FOCA and many participate in District events.
Altar Servers All young men of the parish ages 5 and up are welcomed to serve in the Altar. They must adhere to a dress code, be in good standing sacramentally, and be a regular participant of our Church School program. Older Altar servers also serve as Readers for the Hours and Epistle.
St. Marion's Sisterhood Open to all women of the parish. Raises funds through various activities (including perohi making) to help support the church; also donates to various Orthodox and non-Orthodox charities and institutions.
St. Nicholas Veterans Founded after World War II, the veterans have been a respected and inspirational part of St. Nicholas Church ever since. All military veterans of the parish are considered members.
Adult Education Adult Education is offered at various times throughout the year.
Church School Church School is currently held on Sundays from October through May before Liturgy. All school age members of the parish are expected to participate.
Parish Council The Council assists in guiding the church financially and physically. Council members include a Senior and Junior Warden, Recording and Financial Secretaries, Treasurer and assistant, 2 Auditors and 6 Trustees.
Choir Participation in the Choir is open to all parishioners (including younger members) who wish to participate.