Monthly Announcements

 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.
 
2. Communion: Only baptized/chrismated Orthodox Christians who have prepared through
Prayer, fasting, alms giving, and recent Confession may receive Communion. If you would like
To become Orthodox, please see Fr.
 
3. Holy Bread (Antidoron): After Communion, those who have received the Body & 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.
 
4Your 2018 Parish Council:
 
Fr. Eudokimos, Parish Priest  318-325-1764; e-mail: freudokimos@aol.com
President: Linda Macheras, 318-343-0603e-mail: lvmacheras@hotmail.com
Vice President: Caliope Poulos; 318-435-4475; e-mail: pouloscn@bellsouth.net
Treasurer: John Forsell, 318-737-9291; e-mail: forsellj@gmail.com
Secretary: Walt Garlington, 318-345-7685; e-mail: ruralroadla@gmail.com
Member: Diane James; 318-537-4525
 
From the Parish Council President
 
No Agapes during the Summer months.
 
For cleaning and refreshment assignments,
Please contact the Parish Council President,
Linda Macheras, 318-343-0603; or by 
 
The Parish is still in need of: compartment plates, napkins, paper towels, bowls,
big and small drinking cups, plastic utensils, toilet tissue, coffee, creamer, sugar,
salt, pepper, bathroom cleaning supplies, liquid soap for bathrooms, windex.
Lysol spray and wipes, Cascade for dishwasher and anything else someone thinks we need.
 
Also, we are going back to members cleaning on an assigned date.
If someone is unable to clean, please e-mail President, Linda Macheras at
lvmacheras@hotmail.com prior to our making the list.
 
  
5. 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.
 
6. 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.
                       
7. 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.
 
8. 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.
 
9. Check out the Church’s activities on our website, www.constantine-helen.org; or, follow
your monthly “paper bulletin”; or, your daily “e-mails”; or, “Like” us on our Facebook page.
 
10. 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
 
11. 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
Mrs. Nellie Hall and Family
Victoria Pavlou Laird & Family
The Dean Macheras Family
Melanie McNease
Dorothy Pavlou
Parascovia Pintilei
Caliope Poulos and Family
Jordan Prinaris
Ghenadie Prodan
Stanislav Prodan
Svetlana Prodan
Edwin Purvis
Jackson Reeks
The Tennyson Family
Mrs. Carol Webster   
Lynn Antis     
 
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 JULY CELEBRANTS:
06-Mary Kovata-Birthday
07-Linda Macheras-Birthday
08-Great Martyr Prokopios
            Lleyton Walker-Nameday
13-Angie Tyra-Birthday
14-Dean Macheras-Birthday
19-St. Macrina
            Diane James-Nameday
20-Prophet Elias
            Elyjah Walker-Nameday
            Father David Buss-Birthday
            Crissie Bains-Birthday
23-Pete Kovata-Birthday
25-St. Olympias
            Carol Webster-Nameday
27-Panteleimon the Great Martyr
            Lia Tyra-Nameday
            Mila Selmic-Birthday
29-Helen Kolokouris-Birthday
31-Saint Eudokimos
            Fr. Eudokimos-Nameday
 
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