From 01-29-2012 Sunday Bulletin

Post date: Feb 24, 2012 4:46:40 PM

· TODAY – Memorial Service for Tom Karras. May his soul rest in peace among the saints and his memory be eternal.

· 2012 PARISH COUNCIL – Michael Christodoulou (President), Konstantine Katsiris (Vice-President), Nicole Wright (Treasurer), Lance Okones (Secretary); Chris Paxton (member and treasurer assistant), Frank Dancer (member), Evan Farfaras (member) - Congratulation, good luck, and thank you. Thank you also to Nick Paxton for his years of serving on Parish Council.

· Mary Vasakis fell asleep in the Lord on Friday, Jan. 27. May her memory be eternal and her soul rest in peace among the saints. Her Trisagion and Funeral will take place on Monday and Tuesday in the Quad Cities area.

· Mon, Jan. 30 – Three Hierarchs – 9:00am Orthros & 10:00am Divine Liturgy

· Mon, Jan. 30 – 11:30am-9:00pm Home (and business) Blessings for parishioners

· HOME BLESSINGS – Speak with Fr. Ciprian to schedule your home blessings. Daytime is preferred whenever possible since many families need evenings after their work hours.

· Mon, Jan. 30 – Three Hierarchs – 9:00am Orthros & 10:00am Divine Liturgy

· Tue, Jan. 31 – Fr. Ciprian visitations/communion in homes of parishioners (or nursing homes)

· Tue, Jan. 31 – 5:30pm-6:30pm Religious Education

· Wed, Feb. 1 – 1:30pm-3:00pm NURSING HOME VISITATIONS at Living Center West. All are Welcome. Contact Elleni Huerter for details.

· Wed, Jan. 1 – 4:30pm Children’s Greek School & 6:00pm Adult Greek School

· Wed, Jan. 1 – 5:30pm Vespers for Feast of the Presentation of Our Lord to the Temple

· Thu, Jan. 2 – Presentation of Our Lord – 9:00am Orthros & 10:00am Divine Liturgy

· Sat, Feb. 4 – 5:30pm Great Vespers

· Sun, Feb. 5 – Triodion Begins – Publican & Pharisee – 9:00am Orthros; 10:00am Divine Liturgy; & 11:30am Fellowship

· Wed, Feb. 8 – Meal to Ronald McDonald house in Iowa City – This NEW SERVICE OUTREACH OPPORTUNITY is available to those who would like to volunteers to donate the needed food items, and/or help cook, and/or help serve a meal to the residents of the Ronald McDonald house in Iowa City. Thank you to Michelle Bayouth for allowing us to use her kitchen. We will be serving Taco Soup and the trimmings, a lettuce salad, and dessert. There is a list of needed items posted in the fellowship hall. Contact Regina C. or Edie Yerington.

· CATERING CLERGY RAFFLE: SERVED BY SERVANTS – The winner of the raffle is As announced before, all the proceeds from this raffle will go to HOMETOWN CARE ENERGY FUND. 100% of all donations to this fund (all administrative costs absorbed by Alliant Energy) is distributed to families residing in the our county and are in danger losing power/heating during these cold winter months. If you would like to support this cause, you can still make a donation today. Please make it payable to IOCCA – thank you.

· Year-end Contributions Report – Please grab yours from Nicky W. or Michael C.

· Message from Dorothea Allans – I have been very ill and have missed you all more than you know. I look forward to worshipping with you and being with you again soon, but would like to first tell you how much I love you all, miss you and thank you for all the calls, inquiries and notes. With love, Dorothea.