Monthly Announcements

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Schedule of Services for October 2017

 

October 1st    2nd Sunday of Luke

Orthros:  9:30am

Divine Liturgy: 10:30am followed by Sunday School

Prosforo: Natalia Odudu

Refreshments: John & Mariana Forsell

 

 

October 4th    Wednesday 6:00pm Bible study

 

 

Fr. Eudokimos will be away at clergy meetings from

Friday October 6th to Saturday October 14th

In the event of an emergency,

Please contact any member of your 2017 Parish Council

(See Below)

 

 

October 8th    3rd Sunday of Luke

Typika:  10:30am followed by Sunday School

 

 

October 5th    Sunday of the 7th Ecumenical Council

Orthros:  9:30am

Divine Liturgy:  10:30am followed by Sunday School

Prosforo:  Natalia Odudu

Refreshments:  Dean & Linda Macheras

 

 

October 17th    Tuesday Vigil Service for Luke the Evangelist

Orthros:  6:00pm

Divine Liturgy:  7:00pm

 

 

October 18th    Wednesday  6:00pm Bible study

 

 

October 22nd    6th Sunday of Luke

Orthros:  9:30am

Divine Liturgy:  10:30am followed by Sunday School

Prosforo:  Fr. Eudokimos

Refreshments:  Caliope Poulos & Diane James

 

 

October 25th    Wednesday  6:00pm Bible study

 

 

October 29th    7th Sunday of Luke / Memorial / Agape

Orthros:  9:30am

Divine Liturgy:  10:30am

Memorial:  11:30am; followed by Sunday School

Agape:  12:00noon

Prosforo:  Fr. Eudokimos

Koliva:  Natalia Odudu

Refreshments/Agape: (See #6 in Announcements Below)

 

 

OCTOBER MEMORIALS:

Gus Antis                          Thomas Mulhearn Sr. 

Sidney Allen                     Fred Otash  

Harry Nick George           Andrew Pappas

Demetra Johnson             Melissa “Barron” Perkins    

Roberta Kokinos              Marie Walters   

 

 

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Announcements:

 

  1. A.) Anyone wishing to come to church and is not able to drive,

Please call to make arrangements to have someone pick you up.

 

B.) If you, or someone from the parish, is in the hospital, for any reason, Please call Fr.

 

C.) Anyone wishing to come to church, at any time, to light a candle or for prayer,

Call with the time and day to open the doors. The church is available to everyone.

 

  1. Communion: Only baptized/chrismated Orthodox Christianswho have prepared through

Prayer, fasting, alms giving, and recent Confession may receive Communion. If you would like

To become Orthodox, please see Fr.

 

  1. Holy Bread (Antidoron):After Communion, those who have received theBody & Blood

Of Christ should consume a piece of bread to cleanse the mouth of the holy gifts. As the

Bread is blessed, it should be handled with great care and not be broken or passed around by,

Or among the laity. Everyone is welcome to come forward at the end of Liturgy to reverence the Cross,

and receive a piece of the holy bread. Most importantly, NO part of the bread, or crumbs, should fall on the ground.

 

  1. 4Your 2017 Parish Council:

 

Fr. Eudokimos, Parish Priest  318-325-1764, or 423-956-8704: e-mail: freudokimos@aol.com

Linda Macheras, President; 318-343-0603; e-mail: lvmacheras@hotmail.com

Walt Garlington, Vice President; 318-343-0529; e-mail: ruralroadla@gmail.com

John Forsell, Treasurer; 318-737-9291; e-mail: forsellj@gmail.com

David Rockett, Secretary; 318-237-1229; e-mail: agsteward@gmail.com

Caliope Poulos; 318-435-4475; e-mail: pouloscn@bellsouth.net

Diane James; 318-537-4525

  

  1. Tithing, giving 10%of one’s income is God-pleasing,

As are all gifts offered by pious and cheerful givers with humble hearts.

Also, a new card must be on file each year for members to be in “good standing”.

Stewardship Cards are available in the Narthex.

 

  1. On Agape Sundays, Everyone is asked to bring their favorite dish to share, as well as;

“tidy up” after the Luncheon.

 

For those who are assigned, “Refreshments” on Sundays, we ask to “tidy up” after coffee.

 

PLEASE remember to:

Throw away any remaining coffee grinds in the coffee maker;

Throw away any remaining coffee in the pots;

Un-plug the coffee maker.

Throw away any lingering trash.

Wipe down any dirty surfaces on counters and tables.

Wash all utensils/pots/pans used and return them to their proper place.

Take any remaining trash out.

Turn off all lights, A/C or heating units.

And finally, make sure the building is locked.

THIS MEANS YOU SHOULD BE THE LAST ONES TO LEAVE THE HALL.

THANK YOU for your understanding.

                       

  1. Please remember Sts. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church

when making or changing your will. You have supported the Church all these years,

you can also support it in perpetuity.

 

  1. In event you would like to make a donation in “Memory of” (Memorial); or

the “Health of” (Celebrants); please make your check payable to Sts. Constantine & Helen;

and memo accordingly. Thank you.

 

  1. 9. Check out the Church’s activities on our website,constantine-helen.org; or,follow

your monthly “paper bulletin”; or, your daily “e-mails”; or, “Like” us on our Facebook page.

 

  1. If anyone would like to add; correct; or even remove a name(s) for the

Memorial; Prayer; or Celebrant List(s), PLEASE contact Andrianos Antis at

StAntipas@aol.com or by mail: 107 Choctaw Drive, West Monroe LA 71291-7030.

 

  1. If anyone would like to be added, or removed, from the church’s

e-bulletin mailing list, please send your request to stschmonrela@aol.com.

 

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Please continue to pray for:

Crissie Bains and Family

Father David Buss

Frances Counce

Avery Davis and Family

Jimmie George

Kay Guirlando

Mrs. Nellie Hall and Family

Lanya Leussis

Dean Macheras

Helen Macheras

Melanie McNease

Dorothy Pavlou

Justin Perkins and Family

Parascovia Pintilei

Caliope Poulos and Family

Janice Poulos

Jordan Prinaris

Ghenadie Prodan

Stanislav Prodan
Svetlana Prodan

Edwin Purvis

Jackson Reeks

The Tennyson Family

Stella Antis

Audrey Antis

Gus Antis

                       

 

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OCTOBER CELEBRANTS:

03-St. Dionysios the Aeropagite

            Fr. David Buss-Nameday

Denice Antis-Nameday

06-Apostle Thomas

            Thomas Varytimidis-Nameday

07-Sue Ellen Selmic-Birthday

13-Fernando Telles-Birthday

14-Sarah George-Birthday

17-Fr. Terry Allen-Birthday

18-Evangelist Luke

            Loukas Michaelides-Nameday

Luke (Trey) Robbins-Nameday

20-Saint Gerasimos of Cephalonia

            Lester Tyra III-Nameday

26-Great Martyr Demetrios

            Steve Rodakis-Nameday

Demetri Tyra-Nameday & Birthday

26-Levasseur Howard-Birthday

31-Frank Mulhern-Birthday

 

 

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Sts. Constantine & Helen

Greek Orthodox Church

Internet Ministry

2011 Forsythe Avenue

Monroe LA 71201

StSCHMonroeLA@aol.com