Sunday, 12/3

  • + ΙΔ’ Λουκά. 14th Sunday of Luke Orthros 8:45 am, Divine Liturgy 10:00 am
  • Parish Council Elections following church services
  • Sunday School
  • Altar Boys: Team Mark – Aris Roubanis C, Alex Roubanis C, Emilio Platis, Mateo Platis, John Confrey, Dimitri Spiropoulos, Dimitri Stavros, George Stavros.

Tuesday, 12/5

  • + Great Vespers at St. Nicholas church in Northridge 7:00 pm

Wednesday, 12/6

  • + Νικολάου Μύρων. Nicholas the Wonderworker.
  • Orthros 9:00 am, Divine Liturgy 10:00 am at Rose Hills, Whittier
  • Panagia’s Little Lambs 10:30 am – 11:30 am
  • Greek School 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Friday, 12/8

  • Futsal game 6pm – 7:00pm

Sunday, 12/10

  • + Ι’ Λουκά. 10th Sunday of Luke Orthros 8:45 am, Divine Liturgy 10:00 am
  • Philoptochos Christmas Party following church services
  • Sunday School
  • Altar Boys: Team Matthew – Elias Eleopoulos C, Dennis Dalkos C, Panayotis Christidis, Alexander Eleopoulos, Nikolas Eleopoulos, Paul Dunbar, Andrew Girgis

Saints and Feasts

  • Innocent of Irkutsk
  • 13th Sunday of Luke
  • Alypius the Stylite of Adrianopolis – Saint Alypius was from Adrianople of Bithynia; having lived upon a pillar for fifty-three years, he reposed about the year 607, at the age of one hundred.

Announcements

Parish Council Elections – Those of you who are you planning on voting on December 3rd for the 2018-2019 Parish Council must be a Steward in Good Standing. If you are not n good standing and would like to run, please take the necessary steps to be able to participate in the upcoming Parish Council elections.

Social Hour – Sponsored by Philoptochos

Upcoming 40 days Churching – December 10 – Ioannis Georgios Roumeliotis. Parents: George & Pamela Roumeliotis

Annual Christmas Tree Wish List – We need your help in making children’s wishes come true! Sponsored by Philoptochos, the Annual Christmas Tree Wish List is an annual event where gifts are collected for Trinity Youth Services.

The absolute deadline for receiving gifts is Sunday, December 10. Please support our ministry in making the holidays brighter for children coping with the effects of neglect.

About Trinity Youth Services
Over 400,000 children each year are not able to live with their families as the result of abuse, neglect and abandonment. Since 1966, Trinity Youth Services has answered the call to this societal challenge by providing the safety and care children need, in foster homes and residential treatment settings, where they learn to cope with and heal from the trauma in their lives. Trinity strives to be the #1 choice in providing quality care for children and their families, with one goal in mind – permanency for children and families so they can create a better future.

Philoptochos Christmas Luncheon – Our Philoptochos Society will host their annual Christmas Luncheon on Sunday, December 10 following church services. You are all invited to come and celebrate Philoptochos accomplishments, be surrounded with friends and enjoy a delicious food catered by TGIS. Adults $30, Children $15. RSVP to the church via email at office@assumptionlb.org.

Sunday School Christmas Pageant – Please join us in a celebration of the birth of Our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Sunday, December 17th 11:30 am inside the church. Brunch to follow in the Betty Reckas Cultural Center. Adults $15, Children $8.

New Year’s Eve Dinner/Glendi – The Assumption Greek Dance & Cultural Art School cordially invite you to attend our 2017 New Year’s Eve Dinner/Glendi on Sunday, December 31, 2017 at 8:00 pm. RSVP to Yota Batsaras by calling or texting 714-806-8028, or emailing assumptionlbgreekdance@gmail.com. Adults & Teens $75, Children 12 & under $35 – $75/$40 at the door

Greek Dance, Diakonia – Our Diakonia Project will be collecting money and donating it to the Sierra Club of Puerto Rico for purchase inflatable solar lights and straw water filters for the Island of Vieques. An $80.00 package includes 3 lights and 2 straw filters. The deadline for giving is December 17, 2017.

Christmas Card – Our choir is sponsoring a community Christmas card. Please support this effort by entering your family’s name in the card for $25 per line. The form is posted in the November – December news letter and weekly bulletin. The deadline is December 10.

Bookstore – Come and visit our bookstore at the hall during coffee hour. You may also contact Zoe Falley at 714-366-0001 or Voula at the church office at 562-494-8929.

December’s Prosforo – Prosforo for the month of December is donated by Mina Russos. Thank you.

Panagia’s Pantry – We are collecting:

  • Non perishable/canned foods
  • Clothing
  • Toiletries
  • Blankets