Services for November 2017

November 5, 2017 – Shotsuki Hoyo 10 A.M.

At this monthly memorial service, we will honor those loved ones who passed away in the month of November.

November birthdays will be celebrated.

Dharma School students will attend service.

They will help with the luncheon in lieu of class.

(Keiro Kai Luncheon after service. Invitation only)

 

November 12, 2017 – Etaikyo & Family Service 10 A.M.

Sensei Elaine Donlin, Ministerial Assistant from San Francisco will guide the service.

Etaikyo was originally intended to insure that memorial services would continue even if there were no surviving relatives, Eitaikyo reminds us that we should honor all who came before us not only those we are related to by family.

Dharma School will follow service.

 

November 19, 2017 – Family Service 10 A.M.

Dharma School will follow service.

 

November 26, 2017 – No Service (Thanksgiving)

Let us be grateful for the many blessings we receive.

 

Services for December 2017

December 3, 2017 – Shotsuki Hoyo 10 A.M.

At this monthly memorial service, we will honor those loved ones who passed away in the month of December.

December birthdays will be celebrated.

Dharma School will follow service.

(BWA Members’ Year End Luncheon. Invitation only.)

 

December 10, 2017 – Bodhi Day Service 10 A.M.

Mochitsuki and Friendship Lunch after service hosted by the Dharma School

 

December 17, 2017 – Amida Service 10 A.M.

This service is dedicated to Amida Buddha, whose Vow and Name make it possible for us to enter the Pure Land … as we are.

 

December 24 & 31, 2017 –  No Service

  

January 1, 2017 – New Year’s Day Service 10 A.M. (Monday)

Happy New Year!

Welcome 2018 – Year of the Dog

 

January 1, 2018 – Shusho-e Service Monday, 10 A.M.

Kagami mochi will adorn the altar.

A sake toast will offer wishes for good will and good health.

 

January 7, 2018 – Shotsuki Hoyo 10 A.M.

At this monthly memorial service, we honor those loved ones who passed away in the month of January.

January birthdays will be celebrated.

Dharma School will follow service.

 

January 14, 2018 – Ho-On-Ko Service 10 A.M.

This is the memorial service for Shinran Shonin, founder of the Jodo Shinshu Sect.

The SACBC Board of Directors will be installed.

The General Meeting will be held. A quorum is needed so please attend or sign a proxy.

Ho-On-Ko Otoki will follow the meeting.

 

January 21, 2018 – Family Service 10 A.M.

Dharma School will follow service.

 

January 28, 2018 – Family Service 10 A.M.

Happy New Year!

Akemashite Omedeto Gozaimasu!