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Cathedral Ministries

Special Opportunities to Minister

We support these various groups through volunteering, raising money and or materials, and by creating awareness of support groups, charities and organizations. These change throughout the year.

Click below to see a current list of special opportunities in which many of our Annunciation Organizations participate.

Current Ministry Opportunities

Click below to view ministry contact information.

How to get involved


Welcoming Committee

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We constantly receive visitors and new members to our community. We actively seek to welcome and make anyone who comes to worship feel at home, settled and comfortable. Our greeters are available to help.

The Welcoming Committee has two goals:

  • Greeting On Sunday
  • Helping New Parishioners settle in to our Annunciation Community
If you are interested in getting involved, please contact the Cathedral Office.

Contact Cathedral Office


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Church Beautification Ministry

We give an offering of beauty and spiritual fragrance of Flowers in the Cathedral especially by beautifying our Icons for Christmas, all of Lent & Holy Week, the Annunciation Feast Day and the Dormition.

If you would like to get involved, please contact Fr Demetrios.

Contact Fr. Demetrios


Shut-In and Hospital Visitations

If you would like to get involved, please contact Fr Demetrios.

Contact Fr. Demetrios


Prosforo Bakers

If you are interested to bake Prosfora as an offering and for use in the Divine Liturgy, please contact Fr Demetrios.

Contact Fr. Demetrios

Click below to view our pdf, “HOW TO BAKE PROSFORO and MORE INFORMATION”

HOW TO BAKE PROSFORO and MORE INFORMATION


Crock Pot Ministry (new ministry coming soon)

This ministry provides meals to welcome new born infants, and during the hectic times of life for our Parish family members. Whether you have a newborn or challenging circumstances, your church family is here for you.


Bible Study and Orthodox Studies

Click below to view the Sunday Bulletin for Scheduled meeting times and topics.

Sunday Bulletin

Grounds Beautification

Want to help keep the Cathedral grounds beautiful?
We are looking for volunteers to take direction from our Cathedral staff to maintain and beautify our Cathedral grounds.

If you are interested in getting involved, please contact the Cathedral Office.

Contact Cathedral Office


Greek Festival Volunteers Needed

If you are interested in getting involved, please contact the Cathedral Office.

Contact Cathedral Office

Click below to visit our Greek Festival contact page.

Festival Contact Page


Homeless Meals and Food Drives

Many of our organizations within Annunciation community give back to the greater Columbus community through a variety of shelters and food banks, as well as other charitable organizations. For instance, on a regular basis and especially at certain major holidays, we cook, deliver and serve meals.

If you are interested in getting involved, please contact the Cathedral Office.

Contact Cathedral Office


FOCUS COLUMBUS (coming soon)

FOCUS North America is a national movement of Orthodox Christians, united in faith and joined by a desire to provide action-oriented and sustainable solutions to poverty in communities across America. FOCUS has operations and youth volunteer experiences in more than 50 cities in the United States.

FOCUS North America Website


We have discussed how we can better serve the Columbus Community. The Annunciation community seeks to leverage our collective gifts and talents. We seek to compliment services we are already providing and better serve the needs of our local community. Please consider getting involved in one of our joint out-reach projects:


THE JONAH HOUSE

Will be working with local drug and alcohol rehabilitation centers to provide safe housing for individuals experiencing addiction and homelessness.

For more information on how you can help, please contact Nathan Smith, founder of the Jonah House and a member of Saint Barnabas Antiochian Orthodox Church at (614) 354-4849 or

ADULT LITERACY

We will be developing, writing, and illustrating a series of age appropriate books for teaching adults how to read. They will include material to help develop important life skills and will compliment the Homeless Outreach Ministries of Saint Gregory of Nyssa Orthodox Church in helping families become more independent and move out of poverty.

For more information on how you can help, please contact Deborah Pries, a member of the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral at (614) 832-7659 or
or Charles Robbins, member of Saint Gregory of Nyssa Orthodox Church, at: crobb59@aol.com

St. Matrona Miracles of God Ministries

“Welcoming People with all ABILITIES”

Mission statement: Opening everyone’s hearts and eyes to all of God’s creations. Awareness

This special ministry has been established to assist all those of the Cathedral with special needs,easy access to services and information. Our goal is to provide help and awareness where needed. Monthly meetings provide an opportunity for prayer, fellowship and a chance to share ideas.

For information, please contact:
Presvytera Eleni Stavropoulos:
Terry Morgan:
or Steve Anasis: