St. John of Damascus Church

Poway, California

St. John of Damascus Church

Founded 1976

Diocese: Diocese of the West

Deanery: Desert Deanery


16903 Espola Rd
Poway, California 92064

Mailing address:

PO Box 28291
San Diego, CA 92198-0291

Office: 858-674-1931

Church: 858-485-8433

Parish Contacts

V. Rev. Alexander Federoff
17042 Oculto Way
San Diego, CA 92127
Home: 858-674-1831
Office: 858-674-1931
Fax: 858-674-1831
Rev. Boulos Khoury
2777 S Centre City Pkwy
Escondido, CA 92025
Home: 760-443-6823
Dn. George Shumaik
4859 Casals Pl
San Diego, CA 92124
Home: 858-565-1914
Dn. John K Robinson
563 Big Sky Dr
Oceanside, CA 92054
Home: 760-433-1880

Lay Leadership

Mrs. Carole Shumaik
Choir Director
Mr. William K Moision
Church School Coordinator
6685 Casselberry Way
San Diego, CA 92119
Home: 619-463-2098


The Church is located in Poway not far from Interstate 15.  Take Interstate 15 to the Rancho Bernardo exit and go east.  Continue east past the light at Pomerado Rd.  Pomerado Rd becomes Espola Rd at the intersection.  The next light is Summerhill Ln.  Take an immediate left just past this light onto Chabad Way.  St John of Damascus Church is on the right.

Schedule of Services

All services are in English.

6:00 PM Great Vespers.
Saturday Evening

9:00 AM Divine Liturgy.
Sunday Morning

11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Church School.
Sunday Morning