OCMC Job Opening Available

DOES YOUR WORK MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THE WORLD? The Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC) in St. Augustine continues to grow. There are many opportunities to apply your professional talents in an Orthodox Christian missionary based non-profit that reaches throughout the world, changing lives, and saving souls. Your creativity and energy are what OCMC needs. OCMC […]

CONNECT CONFERENCE 2018

Orthodox Young Adult Conference CONNECT CONFERENCE! This pan-Orthodox conference is on a mission to better connect Orthodox young professionals to Christ, The Church, and each other through a 3-day weekend of lectures, fellowship, and worship.   Blessed by Metropolitian Alexios (GOA) and Bishop Gregory Tatsis (Carpatho-Russian Diocese), 150 young adults gathered last year to hear […]

HS Orlando Water Park Event

Ages: High School, Grades 9th to 12th. 14 to 18 years of age. Location: Orthodox Church of St. Stephen the Protomartyr | 1895 Lake Emma Rd, Lake Mary, FL 32750 Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park  | 11145E Buena Vista Dr., Orlando, FL 32830 Date: Friday, August 3rd Depart SJM @ 3-4p – Saturday, August 4th […]

SJM Ichetucknee River Trip 2018

ALL AGES are invited. Location: Ichetucknee Springs State Park  11627 SW U.S. Highway 27 Fort White, FL 32038 Date: Thursday, July 19th @ 7:30a – 3:00p. Rain Check Thursday, July 26th. Sign Up: Here Description: This year we plan to bring back our SJM river trip. We will be meeting at St. Justin Martyr for […]

Project Mexico 2018 Team Flying Out

Project Mexico 2018, June 15th-21st: The week is finally here for our 2018 SJM Project Mexico team! They have all worked very hard to prepare for this wonderful opportunity to serve impoverished families through hands-on works of mercy. The team members are Matt Augenstein, Emma Brown, Victor Hesterman, Christopher and Kirsten Reeves, Jana and Andrew […]

MS Bowling Out

On Sunday, June 10th, the Middle Schoolers got together after church for a bowling outing to Bowl America Mandarin off of San Jose Blvd. 

HS Summer Kickoff 6/2/2018

Saturday, June 2nd, our high students had a chance to enjoy some fun in the sun to start off the summer. We were blessed with a beautiful day without rain! Thank you to the Hesterman family for hosting wonderful fellowship! Keep an eye out for more Youth events coming to St. Justin!   ” order_by=”sortorder” […]

Middle School Velocity Event

Jump, Jump, Jump Around! Check out some of the pictures from our Middle School outing to Velocity!   

High School Bowling Night

The High Schoolers got together to enjoy the Friday night with bowling on April 20th, 2018.

Alternative Spring Break at SJM

Alternative Spring Break Huge Thank You!! St. Justin Martyr played host to a 14 member group from the University of Tennessee Knoxville last week for their Alternative Spring Break. Their primary work was to minister to the immigrant and refugee populations in our area by repairing emergency housing, helping out with local English learning programs, […]

Camp St. Christopher 2018

Registration for Camp St. Christopher is now open.  Camp is the week of July 9-13.  Campers will arrive Monday morning and leave Friday night. The cost will be $350 per camper. Information about theme and program will be shared in the coming weeks. Spots will fill up so please be sure to register your kids. The […]

Ordination of Dn. Jacob to the Holy Priesthood

The Ordination to the Holy Priesthood of Fr. Jacob Hatch by His Eminence, Archbishop Mark of Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania on behalf of Archbishop Alexander. Celebrated on February 4th, 2018. Congratulations to Fr. Jacob Hatch and his family. May God grant you many years! AXIOS!

7th Annual Silver Stars Dinner

Photos from our Seventh Annual Silver Stars dinner! SJM youth prepared dinner and provided entertainment for all of our seasoned citizens. A classy way to show their appreciation for our stars! Congratulations.  

Women’s Lenten Retreat

To Register for Women’s Lenten Retreat click here. Click image to enlarge

Christmas Joy with the Homeless

Christ is Born! GLORIFY HIM! The Liturgy before the Liturgy for the Feast of the Nativity. Saint Justin Martyr Orthodox Church is no stranger when it comes to bringing the life of Christ to the streets, especially bright and early Christmas morning. Continuing a tradition that has lasted over 8-years, our community has been providing our […]

Camp St. Christopher Winter Retreat

Winter Retreat 2018 – “Renewing Your Mind” The theme for the weekend will be “Renewing Your Mind,” and will be using as a source the book Our Thoughts Determine Our Lives by Elder Thaddeus of Vitovnica. When: January 12-14 (arrive Friday night and depart Sunday after Liturgy & coffee hour) Where: Christ the Savior Orthodox […]

Love Your Neighbor Serve Day with IOCC

Saturday, December 2nd, members from our SJM community partnered with International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) to help our local community in northern Jacksonville, FL. We served a wonderful woman by cleaning up home and landscaping damages done to her property by Hurricane Irma. We congratulate everyone who came out and pray that you continue to […]

All Saints

Having Peace

To Know God

Death Row

In the Desert

Know God

Palm Sunday Chrismations

Pascha

St. Justin the Martyr App

The St. Justin Martyr app is now live. Go to http://get.theapp.co/318a/ from your Apple or Android device, or search “St Justin Martyr” in the app store. All of our services and events schedules are there with easy access. Listen to weekly sermons. Turn on your push notifications for the app to receive important messages from […]

Christ Our King

Icon Updates

We now have six beautiful new icons installed in our chapel.  While many have been commissioned, the Resurrection, Pentecost, Sts. Peter and Paul, the Entry into Jerusalem, the Nativity of Christ and the Transfiguration have been completed and installed.  If you have not yet participated in our icon beautification program, there are still several opportunities.  […]

Paying it Forward

Paying it Forward 2012 Toyota Tacoma 4×4 V6 TRD From the Community of St Justin Martyr, Jacksonville, FL USA To the 5,000 people and clergy of San Esteban, Benito Juarez, San Francisco, Santa Maria, Cruz Blanca, Zapote, Progreso, Zimatla, Jonotal, Piedra Grande, & Posa Grande, in Vera Cruz & Hidalgo, Diócesis De México In Thanksgiving […]

Maintaining Spiritual Strength

Fr. Gerald

Great Holy Council

Loving to Forgive

Fr John Ealy

The Joyful Lenten Spring

To Pray

Desiring God

The Gospel: God’s Story and Our Story – Fr. John Hays

Youth Bake Sale

  St. Justin Martyr’s Middle and High School youth worked hard to raise funds for our School Buddy Ivan!  

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