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30 Nov, 2015

St. Sava Sunday School Christmas Party/Ugly Sweater Contest – Friday, Dec. 11

Sunday School will host their annual Christmas Party and "Ugly Sweater Contest" Friday, December 11 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the South Wing at St. Sava Church in Merrillville, Indiana. Lenten snacks and games will be available. Don't forget to wear the ugliest Christmas themed sweater you can find - the uglier the sweater

29 Nov, 2015

Luncheon, Presentation, and brief Concert at St. Sava – Sunday, Nov. 29

Father Bogdan Zjalic will share a presentation entitled, "Preparing for His coming again" during the luncheon following the Divine Liturgy at St. Sava Church in Merrillville, IN taking place Sunday, Nov. 29. Following the presentation there will be a brief concert featuring special guests the Brkic Children who will share their love of God and

24 Nov, 2015

Friday Night Zabava Thanksgiving Weekend at St. Sava – Nov. 27

St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church will host a Friday Night Zabava Thanksgiving weekend, November 27 in the Pavilion at St. Sava, 9191 Mississippi Street, Merrillville, IN 46410. The festivities will begin at 6:00 p.m. featuring music by Orchestra Sumadija. There will be Chicken Kolo Dance Contest Prizes and more. This is a special opportunity for

19 Nov, 2015

Celebrate the St. Sava Church 101st Anniversary – Sunday, Nov. 22

You are cordially invited to join with family and friends the 101st Anniversary Celebration for our St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church Congregation Sunday, November 22, 2015. Divine Hierarchial LIturgy Officiated by His Grace Bishop Longin and Very Rev. Father Marko Matic will begin at a special time at 9:30 a.m. Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres will

18 Nov, 2015

Sheila Zorich – Memory Eternal ✝ Vjecnaja Pamjat

The Clergy, Executive Board, and Members of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church express condolences to the family of Sheila Zorich. Memory eternal. Sheila Zorich, age 79 (December 10, 1935 - November 16, 2015) of Hobart, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 16, 2015 with her loving family by her side. Sheila was a lifelong member

18 Nov, 2015

St. Sava Serbian Sisters Circle Bake Sale – Saturday, Nov. 21

UPDATE - Road Construction: Please use caution and note that lane configuration changes are taking place to transition the traffic onto new pavement on Mississippi Street. Construction at the corner of 93rd and Mississippi Street may cause that intersection to remain closed until Noon, Saturday, Nov. 21. All traffic north and south on Mississippi Street remains

12 Nov, 2015

Membership Meeting at St. Sava following Historical Society Slava Luncheon – Sunday, Nov. 15

The monthly membership meeting of the St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in Merrillville, IN will take place following the Historical Society's Slava celebration Sunday, November 15. Both the luncheon and membership meeting will take place in the South Wing. The luncheon celebrates our Historical Society and their Patron Saint, St. Varnava, the first American Born Serbian Saint who

6 Nov, 2015

Former College Coach, St. Sava’s Uzelac Leads High School Team to 1st Playoff Appearance

Elliot Uzelac is a member of St. Sava Church and a former College Football Coach currently residing in St. Joseph, MI and is now the Head Coach leading the Benton Harbor High School Tigers in Benton Harbor, MI to their first playoff appearance in the school's history. The team will play their next playoff game in Zeeland, MI, Friday,

4 Nov, 2015

Srbadija of St. Sava Performs Saturday, Nov. 7; Hosts Luncheon Sunday, Nov. 8

Srbadija Folklore Group of St. Sava Church in Merrillville, IN will be among several groups performing at the “Tromedja” Folklore Festival taking place Saturday, Nov. 7 at St. George Serbian Orthodox Church in Schererville, Indiana and then will host a luncheon at St. Sava Church immediately following the Divine Liturgy Sunday, Nov. 8. About the St. George Folklore