Feb. 6, 2006 – Devotional gatherings to say prayers and read from the Writings of many Faiths are held weekly on St. Thomas, St. John and St. Croix. All are warmly invited to attend and participate.
On St. Thomas, a devotional gathering followed by a potluck brunch will take place at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 12 and 19, at Magens Bay Beach. Please call 776-7024 or 643-5059 for additional information.
On St. John, devotional gatherings are held every Friday evening at 7:30 p.m. Please call 776-6316 or 776-6254 for information and directions.
On St. Croix, devotional gatherings are held every Sunday at 9:30 a.m. at the home of Douglas Covey. Please call 773-2376 for additional information.
Children's class, which focuses on assisting children to develop spiritual qualities and virtues, will be held this month on Sunday, Feb. 12 and 19, from 10 a.m. until noon at Mafalie's Day Care on St. Thomas. All children ages 6 and older are welcome to attend. On Sunday, Feb. 26, instead of children's class, there will be a Beach Barbeque Party at Magens Bay Beach at noon to celebrate the Bahá'í holiday of Ayyám-i-Há. Ayyám-i-Há is a time of joy, charity and gift-giving which precedes the Bahá'í Fasting period. All are welcome to join in the celebration. For additional information, call Murielle Braure at 690-0093.
Anyone who is interested in studying the sacred writings of the Bahá'í Faith on such topics as the purpose of life, realizing one's potential, prayer and life after death is welcome to join a Bahá'í study group. Call Lynn Berry at 776-7024 or 776-0901 for additional information and to register.
To receive a monthly calendar of Bahá'í activities by email or post, contact the St. Thomas Bahá'í Community at [email protected] or 776-7024, or the St. John Bahá'í Community at [email protected] or 776-6316.