Sunday, 7/2

  • + Δ΄Ματθαίου. 4th Sunday of Matthew
  • Orthros 8:45 am, Divine Liturgy 10:00 am

Thursday, 7/6

  • + Divine Liturgy for St. Kyriaki 7:00 pm
  • Young Adults: Social hour & BBQ picnic to follow Liturgy

Sunday, 7/9

+ E΄Ματθαίου. 5th Sunday of Matthew

Orthros 8:45 am, Divine Liturgy 10:00 am

Saints and Feasts

  • Juvenal the Protomartyr of America & Alaska – Saint Juvenal was (together with Saint Herman; see Dec. 12) a member of the first mission sent from Russia to proclaim the Gospel in the New World. He was a priest-monk, and a zealous follower of the Apostles, and baptized hundreds of the natives of Alaska. He was martyred by enraged pagans in 1796.
  • Synaxis of the Most Holy Theotokos of the Orphan
  • Centurian

Announcements

Memorial Services/Μνημόσυνα – Today we pray for the repose of the soul of the servant of God George Sehremelis (1 year). May his memory be eternal.

Σήμερα προσευχόμαστε υπέρ αναπαύσεως της ψυχής του κεκοιμημένου δούλου του Θεού Γεωργίου Σεχρεμέλη (1 χρόνος). Αιωνία σου η μνήμη αξιομακάριστε και αείμνηστε αδελφέ ημών.

Social Hour – Sponsored by Andy & Leslie Sehremelis and family.

Upcoming Memorial Services – July 16 – Hariklia (Harriet) Amarantos (40 days)

Philoptochos & Sunday School: Backpack Project! – Every summer Philoptochos and Sunday school are collecting backpacks and school supplies for those kids are less fortunate. What you need to do? Simply buy a backpack and/or supplies and bring them to the church on a Sunday or weekday. The collection starts in June and will go on July and August.

In case you don’t have time to shop a $30 check will help purchase what needed. Please make the check payable to “Assumption Philoptochos”

Stewardship – If your name does not appear in the list, please return your 2017 Stewardship Card as soon as possible. Your Stewardship provides the foundation for our Parish Ministries for the year. Above all, your presence and participation in our community is most treasured.

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.

Jorge’s 1st week of vacation – Jorge, our church custodian will be on vacation from Tuesday, 6/27 to Wednesday, 7/5.

Festival Baking Schedule – Get those aprons on and join the fun and fellowship as we prepare our delicious pastries for the festival! Everyone is welcome to come and help; even if it is for a few hours!

We will be baking on the following days:

  • Wednesday, July 12 Tsourekia
  • Wednesday, July 19 Meat Dolmades
  • Wednesday, July 26 Baklava
  • Wednesday, August 2 Galaktoboureko
  • Wednesday, August 9 Paximadia
  • Thursday, August 10 Melomakarona
  • Wednesday, August 16 Kourabiedes/Karidopita
  • Sunday, August 13 Pastitsio
  • Wednesday, August 23 Diples

Start Time 8:00 am. Lunch will be provided!

Contacts:

  • Voula (office) 562-494-8929
  • Yiota Beckas 562-235-1494
  • Kathy Bastas 657-464-0596

See you in the kitchen and thank you for making this a successful baking experience! We couldn’t do it without you!

June’s Prosforo – The Prosforo for the month of July is donated by Paris & Bill Kastanas and Demetrios Castritis.