Elkins Park, PA – On Saturday, March 23rd, the Annunciation/Evangelismos Elkins Park Church hosted a vibrant celebration, marking both the Annunciation Feast Day and Greek Independence Day. The event, blending reverence for the church’s namesake and commemorating Greece’s 203rd year of independence, brought together the community in joyous unity.

Guests indulged in Lenten cuisine and danced to lively music, embodying the spirit of faith and cultural pride. Father John Johns emphasized the enduring values of faith, freedom, and unity, underscoring the event’s significance.

As old friends reunited and new connections were forged, the evening served as a testament to the strength of the community and the vibrant tapestry of Greek culture. In honoring their past and looking towards the future, the Annunciation Elkins Park community embraced hope and optimism inspired by the legacy of faith and freedom.