Services for July 2017
July 16, 2017 – Family Service, 10 A.M.
July 22, 2017, Saturday – Obon Cemetery Services
9 A.M. – Mt Eden Cemetery, Hayward
9:40 A.M. – Lone Tree Cemetery, Hayward
10:30 A.M. – Chapel of the Chimes, Hayward (South Chapel)
11:20 A.M. – Irvington Cemetery, Fremont
12 Noon – Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Fremont
12:50 P.M. – Oakhill Cemetery, San Jose
July 23, 2017 – Family Service, 10 A.M.
July 30, 2017 – Family Service, 10 A.M.
Services for August 2017
August 6, 2017 – Shotsuki Hoyo for July & August, 10 A.M.
At this monthly memorial service, we will honor those loved ones who passed away in the months of July & August.
August 13, 2017 – Hatsubon & Obon Service, 10 A.M.
Elaine Donlin, Ministerial Assistant of San Francisco Buddhist Temple will be the guest minister.
Otoki lunch will follow the service.
Lunch is hosted by the Buddhist Education Committee.
August 14 – September 5, 2017 – Minister’s Vacation
If Rev. Himaka is needed, please call the church office, 510-471-2581.
No services on August 20, 27 or September 3, 2017
September Shotsuki Service will be September 10, 2017
Services for September 2017
September 3, 2017 – No Service
September 10, 2017 – Shotsuki Hoyo, 10 A.M.
At this monthly memorial service, we will honor those loved ones who passed away in the month of September.
September 17, 2017 – Fall Ohigan Service, 10 A.M.
Ohigan marks the Fall Autumnal Equinox.
This is the time when the Earth and the Sun are situated such that the hours of Daylight is equal to the hours of Night.
Ancient Japanese Buddhist nobles marked this auspicious time by practicing the 6 Paramitas and dedicating their spiritual path to the Pure Land.
August & September birthdays will be celebrated.
Dharma School will have registration for 2017-18
Appreciation Lunch will follow Service.
September 24, 2017 – Bishop’s Memorial Service, 10 A.M.
This Memorial Service is dedicated to all past and present Buddhist Churches of America ministers who have served as Bishop of the BCA
Dharma Discussion (11:30-1:30)
After service, lunch will be served to start the Dharma Discussion. Please RSVP if attending to Bill Sawasaki (510-471-2581) or email@example.com by September 18.