Upcoming Church Events

(not related to church services)

For more information on each event, see the parish newsletter.

Anyone interested in attending Greek School is asked to contact the church by calling 920-921-4364 or by email, holytrinityfdl@gmail.com

 

Greek School for adults: Thursdays 6pm at the church; IF WE HAVE MORE THAN 5 NEW COMERS WE CAN START A BEGINNERS’ CLASS.  CALL FR. TED IF YOU ARE INTERESTED.

 

Greek School for children: TBA

SUNDAY SCHOOL:  Officially, the Sunday School will start on Sunday, September 10 with the Agiasmos service, and the lessons the following Sunday, September 17.  We would like to stress the importance of this Ministry and kindly ask the parents of children of all ages to bring them to church EVERY SUNDAY. If we have the children we can have programs and a future for our parish.

 

OFFICE HOURS:  Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10am to 2pm.  Please call Fr. Ted and come during this time to meet with him for any need you might have.  The other days will for visitations here or elsewhere.

 

BIBLE STUDY IN ENGLISH:  Mondays 10am.  We are studying the Holy Gospel according to St. Matthew.  We have discussions on matters of our faith, Study of the Bible and Questions and Answers on various topics.  Everybody is welcome!

 

GOLDEN AGERS: This newly established group met for the first time at Faros restaurant May 18, 2017. Nine participated and the next gathering will be in September.  We would like to encourage the relatives of these people (65 years of age and older) to participate in these meetings of love and fellowship over lunch or dinner.  Thanks!

 

100TH ANNIVERSARY: See page here for details.

 

PARISH COUNCIL MEETINGS: Saturday, October 14 at 9:00am.

 

GENERAL ASSEMBLY: TBA

 

GREEK FEST MEETINGS: TBA

 

PHILOPTOCHOS MEETINGS: TBA

 

LOOKING AHEAD:

1. Monday, September 18th – Beginning of the Bible Study Group, 10:00a.m.

2. Thursday, September 21 -- Golden Agers Dinner Fellowship at SUNSET RESTAURANT, 5:00p.m.

3. Saturday, September 23--Philoptochos "Afternoon in Byzantium" Luncheon, details below

4. Friday-Saturday, September 29-30, 2017 – Orthodox Christian Women Association Retreat at St. Iakovos Retreat Center.

5. Saturday, September 30th – OCTOBERFEST in Appleton, WI

This year we have an opportunity to have a booth at Appleton Octoberfest on Saturday September, 30th.  This event was held by St. Nicholas church in Appleton with great success.  It gives us an opportunity to continue the tradition of our merged churches, increases our visibility in the Appleton area, and is a fundraiser for our church.  We REALLY need your help.  We will be cooking and selling approximately 2000 gyro and souvlaki (3X what we sell at GreekFest).  It will be a fun, exciting, fast-paced, and hopefully very successful event! 
 
Please help us.  Invite your friends!  Let us know which shift(s) you are able to work and what you would prefer to do.  Contact the church at holytrinityfdl@gmail.com or a board member.

6. Sunday, October 1 -- AHEPA GOLF OUTING, details below

7. October 12-15--60th Anniversary-conference of the Chicago Metropolis Federation of Greek Orthodox Church Musicians, details below

 

Sept/Oct 2017 Anniversary Update

In addition to the already announced services and banquet for our 100th Anniversary next year on the weekend of June 23-24, 2018 the Anniversary Committee has begun taking orders for the 100th ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATIVE ALBUM BOOK. Become part of our Holy Trinity 100th Anniversary Commemorative Book and support its publication by ordering space for your:

1. Personal or family history ( add your photos!)
2. Congratulatory message
3. Memorial
4. Business ad (logo, artwork, photo)
5. Church ad

ORDER FORMS are available from any Board Member, In the Church Office, on the PANGARI and downstairs in the fellowship hall. Follow the directions on the form, enclose any photos and your check and return it to the church.  For more  information, or help designing your page, please contact Dena Meyst at Demmy@charter.net or 920-921-8424

 

METROPOLIS OF CHICAGO LADIES PHILOPTOCHOS “AN AFTERNOON IN BYZANTIUM” LUNCHEON

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2017 AT EMPRESS BANQUETS 200 EAST LAKE STREET, ADDISON, ILLINOIS

*FELLOWSHIP HOUR 11:00 AM

* LUNCH 12:00 NOON

PLEASE CALL FR. TED OR JULIE PHILLIPS BEFORE SEPTEMBER 7TH IF YOU WISH TO PARTICIPATE

PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT ST. IAKOVOS RETREAT CENTER-THE PICK UP YOUR CROSS & FOLLOW ME MINISTRY AND THE METROPOLIS PHILOPTOCHOS PHILANTHROPIC ENDEAVORS.

 

MILWAUKEE Y(oung) A(dult) L(eague) Annual YAL Milwaukee Cruise

Saturday, September 16, 2017

The Cruise is $19 + tax

Time for the cruise.

Want to meet up early for dinner or drinks before the cruise? Join us at Pier 106 at 6:30pm or after. The cruise picks up at this location prior to 8:00pm

(Although we do not have a YAL chapter in our parish any young adult can participate in the Cruise event by calling Fr. Ted.)

 

CHOIR CONFERENCE

The 2017-60th Anniversary-conference of the Chicago Metropolis Federation of Greek Orthodox Church Musicians will be held at the St. Spyridon Church, Palos Heights, IL, on October 12-15th. This conference will serve as a reunion as well as a look towards our next decades of service. Additional information regarding the conference at the church office, or see choir director, Dena Meyst.

 

6TH ANNUAL HELLENIC CUP

Sponsored by AHEPA Milwaukee Chapter 43

SUNDAY OCTOBER 1, 2017

IRONWOOD GOLF COURSE

W270 N6166 MORAINE DRIVE

SUSSEX, WI  (262)538-9900

Cost: $ 110 Per Golfer

Includes 18 Holes, Greens Fees, Cart, Lunch and Dinner. For additional information contact: Tim Stasinoulias @ 262-442-0422 (tims@aegiswi.com) Or Steve Itsines @ 414-651-6178 (steveitsines@aol.com)