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SUNDAY                      OCTOBER 15-SUNDAY OF THE 7TH ECUMENICAL COUNCIL

  8:15 a.m.                     Orthros

  9:30 a.m.                     Divine Liturgy

Memorials:                   Jane Adams, George James Feldmann, Anastasia Mageras, Constantine Mageras, Marya Pihos, Michael Pihos, Peter Pihos, William Pihos, Antoinette Shukas, James Verros

                                    Fellowship Hour

12:00 p.m.                     Catechism

TUESDAY                    OCTOBER 17

10:00 a.m.                     TOTS

  4:30 p.m.                     Greek School

  7:00 p.m.                     GOYA Service Project at St. Demetrios, Elmhurst

  7:00 p.m.                     Naperville Home Bible Study

WEDNESDAY              OCTOBER 18-FEAST DAY OF ST. LUKE THE EVANGELIST

  8:00 a.m.                     Orthros

  9:00 a.m.                     Divine Liturgy

  1:00 p.m.                     Adult Fellowship and Bible Study

  7:15 p.m.                     Bible Study

  7:30 p.m.                     Choir Rehearsal

THURSDAY                 OCTOBER 19

  4:30 p.m.                     Greek School

  6:30 p.m.                     Jr. Dance Troupe Rehearsal

  7:30 p.m.                     Parish Council Meeting

 FRIDAY                      OCTOBER 20

  4:30 p.m.                     Adventure Theater

SATURDAY                 OCTOBER 21

Baptism:                        Son of Madeline and Garrett Stone

11:00 a.m.                     Sponsors: Katy and James Fisher

SUNDAY                      OCTOBER 22-GENERAL PARISH ASSEMBLY

  9:30 a.m.                     Divine Liturgy

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Epistle Reading: Titus 3: 8-15 --- Gospel Reading: Lk. 8: 5-15 Reader: Marilyn Athas

 Fellowship Hour is hosted today by the Pihos Family, in loving memory.

 Remembering Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago...The Chicago Clergy Syndesmos invites you to their Annual Dinner, in memory of Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago, of blessed memory, and honoring His Grace Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos, as well as clergy serving over 20 years. It will be held on October 24, at the Concorde Banquets in Kildeer. The reception begins at 6:00 p.m. followed by dinner at 7:00 p.m. Please contact the church office for tickets.

 GOAL...is looking for some additional players for our Biddy team, 4-6th graders. Please contact Aleka Ernst at alekaernst@aol.com.

 GOYA...Help GOYA help the needy! Our GOYA will be teaming up with St. Demetrios Elmhurst on Tuesday, October 17, at 6:30 p.m. We will have pizza at their church, then pack 500 hygiene kits for recent hurricane victims.  We still need to collect hand towels, combs, bars of soap, band-aids and gallon zip-lock baggies. 

Please help us by bringing items before Tuesday! Any questions, email us at holyapostlesgoya@gmail.com.   

Hellenic History Tournament...AHEPA Chicago Chapter 205 is hosting its annual Hellenic History Tournament on October 28, 2017, to be held at Loyola School of Law in Chicago. The event is open to 9-12th graders who participate in teams of 3. The first place team wins $6,000 and the second place team wins $3,000. For more information, contact Spyro Demakis at (630) 532-4000 or ahepa205chicago@gmail.com or on line at www.ahepachicago.org. Registration is open until October 16.

 Home Group Bible Study...Groups meet in Elmhurst, Hinsdale, and Naperville. For more information visit our website: www.holyapostleschurch.com.

 Lecture at Holy Apostles Church...by Jim Forest on Thursday, October 26 at 7:00 p.m. The lecture will be preceded by Vespers at 6:00 p.m. Jim Forest is international secretary of the Orthodox Peace Fellowship and the author of many books and children’s books. For more info go to http://jimandnancyforest.com/2010/02/jim-forest-an-alphabet-of-his-own-design/

 Philoptochos Poised for Success...from Friday, October 13, through Friday, November 3. Please bring new or gently used winter women’s career clothing, to the multi-purpose room. If possible, items should be left on the hangers.   

Save the Date...Plan an Outing with Parea to Drury Lane Theater, on Thursday, December 14, at 11:30 a.m., to see the play “42nd Street”. Luncheon and play $50 per person. Reservations will be taken on Sundays, after Liturgy. Reservations and payment must be made by Sunday, November 12. Contact George and Kathy Beshilas at (708) 246-2581 with any questions.  

Spanakopites and Tiropites Sale...Holy Apostles Greek School PTO is having their annual Spanakopites and Tiropites Harvest Sale. Orders must be received and paid for by Sunday, November 12. Each tray of 48 triangles is $25. Make check payable to Holy Apostles Greek School PTO. For questions call Marika Panton (708)-337-7435 or mmpanton@comcast.net 

The Wednesday Night Bible Study... continues this week, October 18, at 7:15 p.m. This session will explore Chapters 12 & 13 of the Gospel of John. Join us to discuss Jesus' Walk to Jerusalem, “Palm Sunday” and His washing of the feet of the Apostles. Everyone is welcome.  Just bring a Bible (New King James translation, if possible).