Monthly Announcements


Schedule of Services for September 2017

Schedule of Services for September 2017



1st Friday   8:00am  Lesser Blessing of the Waters



3rd Sunday  13th Sunday of Matthew

Orthros:   9:15am

Divine Liturgy:  10:30am

Prosforo:  Natalia Odudu

Refreshments:  Svetlana Gavrilov and Family



6th Wednesday  6:00pm Bible Study



8th Friday   Nativity of the Theotokos

Orthros:   8:00am

Divine Liturgy:  9:00am



10th Sunday Before the Holy Cross

Orthros:  9:15am

Divine Liturgy:  10:30am

Prosforo: Fr. Eudokimos

Refreshments: Mr. David Rockett & Mr. Walt Garlington



13th Wednesday  6:00pm Bible Study



14th Thursday  Exaltation of the Holy Cross

Orthros:  8:00am

Divine Liturgy:  9:00am



17th Sunday  After the Holy Cross

Orthros:  9:15

Divine Liturgy:  10:30  Procession of the Cross

No Sunday School

Prosforo: Natalia Odudu

Refreshments: Mr. Doug Sangster & Mr. Doug Duffey



20th Wednesday 6:00pm Bible Study



24th Sunday 1st of Luke / Memorial / Agape

Orthros:  9:30am

Divine Liturgy:  10:30am

Prosforo: Fr. Eudokimos

Koliva: Natalia Odudu

Refreshments: Mrs. Daniella Crawford & Mrs. Natalia Odudu




Lisa Hasouris                                      Regina Mulhern

Kalliope Jackson                                Ana Prodan

Tom Johnson                                      Janie Terzolas (40-days)

Jimmy Kolokouris                              Eleftheria Tzenevrakis

Thaddaeus (Thad) McDonald               



27th Wednesday  6:00pm Bible Study








  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:

Linda Macheras, President; 318-343-0603; e-mail:

Walt Garlington, Vice President; 318-343-0529; e-mail:

John Forsell, Treasurer; 318-737-9291; e-mail:

David Rockett, Secretary; 318-237-1229; e-mail:

Caliope Poulos; 318-435-4475; e-mail:

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.


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,; 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 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




Please continue to pray for:

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

Janie Terzolas

Stella Antis

Audrey Antis

Gus Antis





01-New Year’s Day

04-Lynn Antis-Birthday

09-Jimmie & Alex George-Anniversary

14-Olitsa & Trey Robbins-Anniversary

16-Noula Rodakis-Birthday

17-Sunday After Holy Cross

     Sophia, Faith, Hope, Love

Sophia Antis-Nameday

24-Alex George-Birthday





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