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From the 10-26-14 bulletin

posted Jan 2, 2015, 11:05 AM by St. John's Webmaster   [ updated Jan 2, 2015, 11:05 AM ]
This week at St. John 
  • Sunday, October 26 – 6th Sunday of Luke 
    • 9:00 a.m. Orthros and Divine Liturgy with fellowship to follow 
    • Sunday school: 9:00 a.m. for middle and high school, after Communion for 1-5 
  • Monday, October 27 
    • 6:00 p.m. Religious education 
  • Tuesday, October 28 
    • 10:00 a.m. Religious education 
    • 6:30 p.m. Parish Council meeting 
  • Wednesday, October 29 
    • 9:30 a.m. Paraklesis 
    • 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. St. George All Saints party 
  • Friday, October 31 
    • 7:00 p.m. Great Vespers with Litia and Artoklasia at St. Raphael, Iowa City 
  • Saturday, November 1 – St. Raphael of Brooklyn and Ss. Cosmas and Damian 
    • 9:00 a.m. Divine Liturgy at St. Raphael, Iowa City 
    • 4:30 p.m. Byzantine chant 
    • 5:30 p.m. Great Vespers 
  • Sunday, November 2 – 5th Sunday of Luke 
    • 9:00 a.m. Orthros and Divine Liturgy with fellowship to follow 
    • Sunday school: 9:00 a.m. for middle and high school, after Communion for 1-5 
The prosforo this week was provided by Tula Margellos. 

Thanks to all who helped with the Fall Dinner preparations and during the event. It was a successful fundraiser with almost 650 meals served. Please remember to return any income from ticket sales AND any unsold tickets you may still have. 

Please check the sign-up sheet in the hall for opportunities to sponsor the Sunday fellowship hour. 

The wedding of Rawlins Rhodes and Carrol Chipokas will be Saturday, November 8, at 1:00 pm, followed by a reception. They hope you will celebrate with them. The invitation is on the bulletin board for all who would like to attend. 

We have received the November schedule for the US Cellular Center and listed below are some possible dates for us to work. We need to let them know which dates we would like to work by Wednesday, October 29th, so please look at your schedule and reply to Regina (regina.christodoulou@gmail.com or 319-804-9665) with which ones will work for you. Please send 2 dates that will work, just in case the date we select is already taken. Regina will send out the event (s) that work best for most. We are looking for about 9 people and most of this work will be concessions. Roughriders, at the Cedar Rapids Ice Arena: Saturday 11/15 report at 4:30, and Saturday 11/29 report at 4:30. Cirque Du Soleil at the US Cellular Center: Saturday 11/22 report at 2:00, or Saturday 11/22 report at 5:30 (there are 2 performances this day, we will work at only one) 

The Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago announces a concert by Greek singer George Dalaras on Sunday evening, November 30, 2014, at Chicago's Harris Theater in Millennium Park, with all proceeds to benefit the St. Iakovos Camp and Retreat Center. Information is available now on chicago.goarch.org. 

In lieu of sending invitations Rawlins and Carrol personally invite you to their wedding at St John's and to the reception on November 8th. The address for the reception in on the invitation posted on the bulletin board. We would love to have you join us.