August 23, 2015
St. Mary’s Assumption Albanian Orthodox Church
535 Salisbury Street Worcester, MA 01609
Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost & Thirteenth Sunday of Matthew
Epistle: Corinthians (16:13-24) Gospel: St. Matthew (21:33-42)
GENERAL ASSEMBLY MEETING, Council of Eastern Orthodox Churches
September 2, 2015
at Holy Trinity Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
We need five representatives to join Fr. Tim at this meeting. Please speak with him if you can commit to being a representative.
Beginning on September 6, Sunday liturgy will return to its regular start time of 10:00 am
Tuesday, September 8— 9:00 am Liturgy, Nativity of the Theotokos
Monday, September 14— 9:00 am Liturgy, Exaltation of the Cross
SUNDAY SCHOOL NEWS
Special Note to our Parishioners— At communion please allow Sunday School children, teachers, and choir to come up first. Thank you for your cooperation.
Children and Parents— Please join us for a “GET TO KNOW YOU” evening & registration for Sunday School on Friday, September 11th at 6:00 PM. More details in the September/ October Tidings.
Sunday School Classes begin on SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 20th following the Divine Liturgy.
SONS OF ST. MARY’S MEETING
Tuesday, September 1st at 6:30 pm
A special thank you to the Petro family for sponsoring the September Sons’ dinner, in loving memory of Andy Petro & Mike Vasel.
100th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
We are blessed to be able to celebrate this milestone event in the life of our parish. A celebration of Saint Mary’s first 100 years will take place on Saturday, September 26, at the Saint George Orthodox Cathedral hall on Anna St. in Worcester. All details are in the invitation; please pick one up at the candle stand on your way out.
2015 CENTENNIAL SOUVENIR JOURNAL— Ad deadline Sunday, September 6
A commemorative souvenir journal will be available for those attending the 100th Anniversary dinner.
Please consider submitting an ad in support of this event. Typically families will submit an ad in memory of a departed family member, or for the health of, or in honor of their family. Please see the order form on the candle stand for more details.
GRECIAN FESTIVAL— Sept. 5– 7, 2015
Sts. Anargyroi Greek Orthodox Church
9 Central St., Marlborough MA
Friday & Saturday 12p– 10p
Sunday 12p– 6p
Free Admission! Food, music, dancing, marketplace, silent auction, kid’s activities & more. See www.stsanargyroi.org for more info or call 508-485-2575.
GRIEF RECOVERY SERIES
Healing a Spouse’s Grieving Heart and Finding Your Way
Saturday, September 19, 2015— 1:00 pm- 2:30 pm
Holden Senior Center, 1130 Main St., Holden, MA
Reservations; 508-829-4434 or 978-422-0100. Free and open to the public
Offered by Miles Funeral Home
This seminar is designed to assist individuals through their experience of loss, and the journey following the death of a spouse or partner. Please see the flyer on the candle stand for more details.
HOLY TRINITY’S FOOD & WINE FEST
October 15, 2015; 5:30– 8:30 pm at St. Spyridon Cathedral
Please see the flyers on the candle stand to make reservations, or to place an ad in their Ad Book.