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Please note that the Greenfield grounds will be closed during the day this Tuesday, Dec. 26, and on Tuesday, January 2. The grounds will be open for the Tuesday evening meditation. Next Sunday, December 31, we will have our regularly scheduled Sunday morning services. The New Year’s Eve meditation service will be held from 11:30 pm to 12:15 am. The chapel will open at 11:00 pm.

Please note that the Greenfield grounds will be closed during the day this Tuesday, Dec. 26, and on Tuesday, January 2. The grounds will be open for the Tuesday evening meditation.

Next Sunday, December 31, we will have our regularly scheduled Sunday morning services. The New Year’s Eve meditation service will be held from 11:30 pm to 12:15 am. The chapel will open at 11:00 pm.

There will be no Study Group or Inspirational and Prayer service on Thursday, January 4.

On Friday, January 5, we will commemorate the birthday of Paramahansa Yogananda with a service beginning at 7:30 pm and ending at approximately 9:00 pm. Please bring a flower to this service as a symbol of your devotion, and a donation may be given as a symbol of your loyalty to the work of Self Realization Fellowship. The service will be followed by birthday cake and a period of fellowship.

Please note that there will be no Study Group or Inspirational and Prayer service on Thursday, January 11.

On Saturday, January 13, we will have a six-hour meditation in honor of Paramahansa Yogananda, beginning at 10:00 am and ending at 4:00 pm. Please bring a fruit as a devotional offering, and a donation in a white envelope may be offered.

We are continuing to collect items in support our area agencies that distribute food, clothing, and household items to needy families and individuals in our community. Donations can include toiletry items, such as soap, shampoo, deodorant, toothpaste, and so on, and donations of canned goods and other non-perishable food items in cardboard and plastic containers are also welcome. Your donations may be placed in the collection boxes in the hallway

We are continuing to collect items in support our area agencies that distribute food, clothing, and household items to needy families and individuals in our community. Donations can include toiletry items, such as soap, shampoo, deodorant, toothpaste, and so on, and donations of canned goods and other non-perishable food items in cardboard and plastic containers are also welcome. Your donations may be placed in the collection boxes in the hallway

On Sunday, December 31, we will have our regularly scheduled Sunday morning services. The New Year’s Eve meditation service will be held from 11:30 pm to 12:15 am. The chapel will open at 11:00 pm.

Please note that there will be no Study Group or Inspirational and Prayer service on Thursday, January 4.

On Friday, January 5, we will commemorate the birthday of Paramahansa Yogananda with a service beginning at 7:30 pm and ending at approximately 9:00 pm. Please bring a flower to this service as a symbol of your devotion, and a donation may be given as a symbol of your loyalty to the work of Self Realization Fellowship. The service will be followed by birthday cake and a period of fellowship.

Please note that there will be no Study Group or Inspirational and Prayer service on Thursday, January 11.

On Saturday, January 13, we will have a six-hour meditation in honor of Paramahansa Yogananda, beginning at 10:00 am and ending at 4:00 pm. Please bring a fruit as a devotional offering, and a donation in a white envelope may be offered.

Everyone is invited to remain after the conclusion of this morning’s service for some caroling with the Sunday school and Teen Group classes, accompanied by a visit from by a certain jolly old elf. Please note that our next Teen Group and Sunday School Classes will be held Sunday, January 8.

We have a Christmas card for our president, Brother Chidananda, on the table in the foyer. All who would like to do so are invited to sign the note paper that accompanies it.

We are celebrating the Christmas spirit by providing Christmas gifts for the residents of the House of Hope, a local shelter for homeless men, as well as homemade gifts for residents of a local assisted living home. Your donations toward the purchase of these gifts are welcome, and they can be left in specially marked donation boxes in the dining room.

We are celebrating the Christmas spirit by providing Christmas gifts for the residents of the House of Hope, a local shelter for homeless men, as well as homemade gifts for residents of a local assisted living home. Your donations toward the purchase of these gifts are welcome, and they can be left in specially marked donation boxes in the dining room. All gifts will be given in Master's name, which helps people recognize SRF as a contributing member of the Front Royal community.

Please note that there will be no Study Group or Inspirational and Prayer service this Thursday, Dec. 14.

Next Saturday, December 16, we will have our All-Day Christmas Meditation, from 10:00 am to 5:30 pm. Please bring a fruit as a devotional offering, and a donation in a white envelope may be offered. For guidance on preparing for this service, please see the informational sheet Instructions for Devotees, available in the foyer.

The children’s Christmas Party will be held next Sunday, December 17, and there will be a short gathering after the readings service featuring caroling with the Sunday school and Teen Group classes, accompanied by a visit from Santa Claus.

Sunday, December 31, we will have our regularly scheduled Sunday morning services. The New Year’s Eve meditation service will be held from 11:30 pm to 12:15 am. The chapel will open at 11:00 pm.

We have a Christmas card for our president, Brother Chidananda, on the table in the foyer. All who would like to do so are invited to sign the note paper that accompanies it. The card will be available next Sunday as well.

On Wednesday, August 30th, the Self-Realization Fellowship Board of Directors elected Brother Chidananda as the new president and spiritual head of Self-Realization Fellowship/Yogoda Satsanga Society of India. Information about this is posted on the bulletin board in the hallway and is also available on the main SRF website: yogananda-srf.org.

On Wednesday, August 30th, the Self-Realization Fellowship Board of Directors elected Brother Chidananda as the new president and spiritual head of Self-Realization Fellowship/Yogoda Satsanga Society of India. Information about this is posted on the bulletin board in the hallway and is also available on the main SRF website: yogananda-srf.org.

Please note that the Greenfield grounds will be closed this Tuesday, September 5. Our long meditation service will occur as scheduled beginning at 5:30 pm with Energization Exercises and will end at 9:30 pm. Devotees are welcome to join at 6:30 p.m. if they can't make the earlier time.

Next Saturday, September 9, everyone is invited to attend our fall work party here at Greenfield, beginning at 9:00 am with a brief meditation, followed by work activities. The work party concludes with a light lunch served at 12:30 pm, and both indoor and outdoor tasks are available for all levels of skill and physical ability. Please take advantage of this opportunity for service and fellowship by signing up for the work party if you plan to attend so we can prepare the activities in advance. A sign-up sheet is available in the dining room.
Please note that there will be no Study Group or Inspirational and Prayer Service on Thursday, September 14.

From Friday, September 15 through Sunday, September 17, we will be offering a conducted weekend retreat here at Greenfield led by visiting monastics. A retreat schedule is posted on the bulletin board in the hallway, and information is also available on the Greenfield website, www.srfgreenfield.org. Please register on the sign-up sheet in the dining room if you plan to attend. When you arrive for the retreat, please stop at the registration tables to pick up your name tag. Should you find that your plans change after you register, please let us know so that your space can be offered to another devotee.

Please note that the Greenfield grounds will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, and there will be no 3-hour meditation service that evening. We will be offering a one-day silent retreat for men on Saturday, July 8.

Please note that the Greenfield grounds will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, and there will be no 3-hour meditation service that evening.

We will be offering a one-day silent retreat for men on Saturday, July 8. Lunch will be provided. Pre-registration is required and you can register through July 2 on the sign-up sheet in the dining room or by calling the retreat line at Greenfield, 635-5066. The cost for the program is on a donation basis. A retreat schedule is posted on the bulletin board in the hallway.

We will be offering a one-day silent retreat for women on Saturday, July 22. Lunch will be provided. Pre-registration is required and you can register through Sunday, July 16 on the sign-up sheet in the dining room or by calling the retreat line at Greenfield, 635-5066. The cost for the program is on a donation basis. A retreat schedule is posted on the bulletin board in the hallway.

Three hour meditations are held each week on Tuesday night, from 6:30 to 9:30 pm, beginning with group practice of the Energization Exercises. We also offer a four hour meditation on the first Tuesday of each month. This meditation begins at 5:30 pm with Energization Exercises and ends at 9:30 pm. Everyone is welcome to attend our Tuesday night meditations. We ask that you please enter or exit during a chant or reading so as not to disturb others. 

Women's Work Retreat Weekend

Friday June 16
9:00-10:00am   Meditation and Opening Remarks
10:00-12:30pm   Work Activities
12:30-1:30pm   Lunch
1:30-4:30pm   Work Activities
5:00-6:00pm   Supper
6:00-7:00pm   Audiovisual presentation
7:00-8:00pm   Meditation
Chapel will remain open until 9:00pm for private meditation

Saturday June 17
7:00-8:00am   Energization Exercises and Meditation
8:00-9:00am   Breakfast
9:00-12:30pm   Work Activities
1:00-2:00pm   Lunch

We will be offering a retreat for women Kriyabans from Thursday, May 4 to Sunday, May 7, focused on deepening your practice of Kriya yoga. Meals will be provided. Pre-registration is required and you can register through April 30 on the sign-up sheet in the dining room

We will be offering a retreat for women Kriyabans from Thursday, May 4 to Sunday, May 7, focused on deepening your practice of Kriya yoga. Meals will be provided. Pre-registration is required and you can register through April 30 on the sign-up sheet in the dining room or by calling the retreat line at Greenfield, 635-5066. The cost for the program is $200 for those who can provide their own accommodations. Only those able to attend the full program are eligible to register. A retreat schedule is posted on the bulletin board in the hallway.

Please note that there will be no Study Group or Inspirational and Prayer service on Thursday, May 4.

Greenfield is missing the Tibetan prayer bell that is rung for events at retreats. If you have any information about its whereabouts, please be in touch with Ann Miller, Barbara Arnett, or Sunil Sharma. As this bell was a gift to Greenfield from our late President, Sri Daya Mata, it is important that it be found. It looks similar to the one currently in the dining room. Thank you.

If you would like to volunteer here at Greenfield, please consider our regular time of service beginning at 9 AM on most Saturday mornings. During this period, devotees are invited to participate in the general upkeep of Greenfield, and both indoor and outdoor tasks are available for all levels of skill and physical ability. Please take advantage of this opportunity for service and fellowship by signing up on the sheet in the dining room so that we can plan the projects accordingly.

We will be offering a one-day silent retreat for men on Saturday, April 1. Lunch will be provided. Pre-registration is required and you can register through March 26 on the sign-up sheet in the dining room or by calling the retreat line at Greenfield, 635-5066. The cost for the retreat is on a donation basis. A retreat schedule is posted on the bulletin board in the hallway.

We will be offering a one-day silent retreat for men on Saturday, April 1. Lunch will be provided. Pre-registration is required and you can register through March 26 on the sign-up sheet in the dining room or by calling the retreat line at Greenfield, 635-5066. The cost for the retreat is on a donation basis. A retreat schedule is posted on the bulletin board in the hallway.

Three hour meditations are held each week on Tuesday night, from 6:30 to 9:30 pm, beginning with group practice of the Energization Exercises. We also offer a four hour meditation on the first Tuesday of each month, which begins at 5:30 pm with Energization Exercises and ends at 9:30 pm.  Devotees are welcome to join at 6:30 p.m. if they can't make the earlier time.  Everyone is welcome to attend our Tuesday night meditations. We ask that you please enter or exit during a chant or reading so as not to disturb others.

We are happy to inform you that the government of India is issuing a special postage stamp of our Guru, Paramahansa Yogananda, to mark the centenary of Yogoda Satsanga Society.  Please see the bulletin board in the hallway for more details.

If you are interested in volunteering here at Greenfield, please consider taking advantage of opportunities in our mowing committee and our cleaning committee. Cleaning committee members assist with upkeep of the public areas of this building, and the mowing committee helps maintain our lawn areas with riding mowers, push mowers, and string trimmers. To find out more about these opportunities for service and fellowship, please place your name on the volunteer sheet in the dining room.

A meeting for all ushers, hostesses, safety ushers, and parking ushers will be held immediately following today’s  service.

Everyone is invited to attend a fellowship gathering to be held immediately following today’s service, featuring a potluck lunch. We’re continuing to accept donations of canned goods and other non-perishable food items in cardboard and plastic containers for area agencies that support needy families and individuals in our community. Toiletry items, such as

Everyone is invited to attend a fellowship gathering to be held immediately following today’s service, featuring a potluck lunch.

We’re continuing to accept donations of canned goods and other non-perishable food items in cardboard and plastic containers for area agencies that support needy families and individuals in our community. Toiletry items, such as soap, shampoo, deodorant, and toothpaste, are also welcome. Your donations may be placed in the collection basket in the hallway.

For more information about Greenfield, please visit our website (srfgreenfield.org). This site features the daily spiritual diary quote on the home page, and the Sunday announcements for the week and a calendar of events are also available. Overall, the site contains more complete and more visual information about the activities provided at Greenfield. If you have any suggestions, please feel to submit them on the “contact” page on the site. We hope you enjoy and benefit from the use of our website.

Please be sure to occasionally check the small table at the end of the hallway (near the side entrance) for lost and found objects and items that are available for pick up. Your assistance in promptly retrieving any items is greatly appreciated.

The Calendar of Activities for February through April is now available in the foyer, along with the Annual Schedule of Events.