Sunday, 11/26

  • + ΙΓ’ Λουκά. 13th Sunday of Luke Orthros 8:45 am, Divine Liturgy 10:00 am
  • Altar Boys: Team John – Anthony Mentas C, Yianni Roll C, Andrew Mentas, Kosta Georgakopoulos, Stamatis Zoumberakis, Ilias Zoumberakis, Joseph Best, Jacob Best.

Wednesday, 11/29

  • Panagia’s Little Lambs 10:30 am – 11:30 am
  • Greek School 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Friday, 12/1

  • Community Dinner – Crab Feed 7:00 pm

Sunday, 12/3

  • + ΙΔ’ Λουκά. 14th Sunday of Luke Orthros 8:45 am, Divine Liturgy 10:00 am
  • Parish 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.

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.


Memorial Service/Μνημόσυνo – Today we pray for the repose of the soul of the servant of God Julie Dambra (40 days) and Andonios Papadopoulos (27 years). May their memory be eternal.

Social Hour – Sponsored by Karen Fic

Artoklasia (Blessing of Five Loaves) – Today’s Artoklasia is donated from George and Rodoula Loizides and family in commemoration of St. Andrew and for good health.

Crab Feed – The Crab Feed Dinner Night will be on Friday December 1st at 7:00 pm as a fundraiser for the iconography in the church. Please call the office to reserve a seat or a table!

Parish Elections – Are you planning on voting on Dec 3rd for the 2018-2019 PC board? If your answer is YES, the next questions to ask yourself is..

  • Are you a “Steward in Good Standing” and current in meeting your pledge to be able to participate?
  • If you are not, please take the necessary steps to be able to participate in the upcoming Parish Council Elections. Remember, we are the church, The Body Of Christ!

Annual Christmas Tree Wish List – Trinity Youth Services, sponsored by Philoptochos.We need your help in making children’s wishes come true! The absolute deadline is Sunday, December 10 to bring in all gifts. Please support our church ministry in helping bring smiles to these children’s faces.

For questions, please contact:

  • Matoula Batshoun, Chair: (714) 705-9316
  • Sofie Batshoun, Co-Chair: (714) 705-9314
  • Stephanie Moreno, Co-Chair: (714) 322-0675
  • Karen Fic, Philoptochos President: (562) 416-5565

Christmas Card – Again this year the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Choir is sponsoring a Community Christmas Card. All the proceeds will go to the Assumption church. Please support this effort by entering your family’s name in the card for $25 per line.

The form will be posted on the website shortly, but is available in the printed version of the weekly bulletin and newsletter. The deadline for completed forms 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.

Panagia’s Pantry – We are collecting:

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