From 10-17-2010 Sunday Bulletin

Post date: Oct 17, 2010 12:33:47 PM

· TODAY – SUNDAY SCHOOL classes after Holy Communion as usual.

· TODAY – Memorial Service for George Dancer and Demos Perantinos 40-day. May God rest their souls in peace and may their memory be eternal.

· TODAY – HOPE Group (ages 7 and under) – Sunday, Oct. 17 at 3:30pm – Striving for a beautiful tomorrow FALL FESTIVAL at Peck’s Green Thumb Nursery located at 3990 Blairs Ferry Rd NE. Meet there right before 3:30pm. Speak to Elleni Huerter for more details.

· TODAY - THE MESSENGER (Nov-Dec) – The Oct 15th Deadline has passed, but if you haven’t yet submitted your part, we can still accept your late submission TODAY. Anything later than today will likely be too late. Please submit to email Thanks – Regina Christodoulou.

· Tue, Oct 19 – 5:30pm-6:30pm – Life Lessons from Gospel Readings Class

· Tue, Oct 19 – 6:30pm - PHILOPTOCHOS Meeting

· Wed, Oct 20 – GREEK CLASSES - 4:30pm Beginners; 5:30pm Conversational; 6:15pm Continuing

· Fri, Oct 22 – 11:30am – Seniors’ Event (see details below)

· Sat, Oct 23 – St. James/Iakovos Feast in Chicago – 9am Orthros; about 10am Divine Liturgy of St. James; & Light Reception (see details below)

· Sat, Oct 23 – 5:30pm Typica Service or Great Vespers if Father makes it back on time from Chicago

· Sun, Oct 24 – 9am Orthros; 10am Divine Liturgy & Fellowship

· SENIOR CITIZENS Event – Friday, Oct. 22nd at 11:30am in the Church Hall – The program is called Staying Healthy for Life and will be conducted by a presenter from Mercy Fitness Center. A complimentary Lenten lunch will be catered by Jimmy John’s. You must RSVP with Edie Yerington by Wed, Oct. 20th so we have an accurate head-count for Jimmy John’s.

· St. JAMES/IAKOVOS FEAST DAY IN CHICAGO – Every year on the Feast Day of St. James (Oct. 23) the Divine Liturgy of St. James is served by the Hierarch and selected clergy. This year we are invited to join Annunciation Cathedral (1017 N. La Salle Drive, Chicago, IL 60610). This very elaborate Divine Liturgy of St. James is usually served once a year and necessitates more than one clergy. Our attendance/participation will be a worthwhile experience. Place your name on the sign-up sheet TODAY if interested to join Fr. Ciprian and his family for this service in Chicago.

· METROPOLITAN IAKOVOS 40/30-YEAR HIERARCHAL ANNIVERSARY – Thu, Oct. 28 at 6:00pm in Oakbrooke Terrace, IL The goal of the Clergy Syndesmos is to get over 1000 faithful to attend this joyous celebratory event in honor of our hierarch. By His Eminence’s, the primary focus of the event will be not on him, but rather on the Metropolis Retreat Center so as to increase awareness. OUR CHURCH IS DONATING THE PREVIOULY-BUDGETED $1000 FOR THE WORTHWHILE CAUSE OF THE RETREAT CENTER. WE’RE STRIVING TO FILL THOSE SEATS, SO PLEASE CONSIDER JOINING FR. CIPRIAN AT THIS HISTORIC EVENT OF OUR METROPOLIS - DONATION IS OPTIONAL. It will be a great opportunity to fellowship with other faithful from our Metropolis while honoring our long standing hierarch and learning more about the progress of our Metropolis Retreat Center (more info/pic at This trip MIGHT include an overnight stay at personal expense, but PLACE YOUR NAME ON THE SIGN-UP SHEET TODAY even if you’re just vaguely interested for now; if necessary, you can cancel when Fr. Ciprian will call you in the next couple of days.