From the 03-03-13 bulletin

Post date: Mar 11, 2013 12:17:49 AM

This week at St. John

· Monday, March 4

o 1:30 p.m. Bible study - the book of Hebrews (group 1)

· Tuesday, March 5

o 10:30 a.m. Bible study - the book of Hebrews (group 2)

o 5:30 p.m. Level 3 Greek school

· Wednesday, March 6

o 5:30 p.m. Level 1 Greek school

    • 6:15 p.m. Adult Greek school
  • Thursday, March 7
    • 6:00 p.m. Great Vespers for the 40 martyrs of Sevaste
  • Friday, March 8
    • 9:00 a.m. Orthros and Divine Liturgy for the feast of the 40 martyrs
    • 6:00 p.m. Vespers for Saturday of Souls
    • Bible study - the book of Hebrews (group 3) immediately after Vespers
  • Saturday, March 9
    • 9:00 a.m. Orthros and Divine Liturgy for the Saturday of Souls
    • 4:30 p.m. Byzantine chant
    • 5:30 p.m. Vespers

· All the ladies of the parish are invited to a shower to celebrate the arrivals of the babies of Allison Hadjis and Presvytera Magda, to be held on Saturday, March 9, at 1:00 p.m. at the Dancer home, 3150 5th St., Marion. Please RSVP today, to Juliana Dancer or Elleni Huerter.

· Our parish has $500 available for use in 2013, with an individual maximum of $250 per child for summer camp. Parents, please submit a letter to the parish council if you would like your children to receive assistance towards going to the camp. The children are expected to be part of a fundraiser towards this assistance fund, so that we will be able to afford the same opportunity next year. More details will be forthcoming

· Two weeks until the beginning of Lent. Please call the office to set up a time to have your house blessed with holy water from Theophany.

· Start saving your coins. The Sunday School Coin Fundraiser for the OCMC begins on March 17.

The book store will again accept orders March 17 through March 31 if you would like to order gifts for Pascha. Books are great basket gifts for children.