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29 Jan, 2016

Serbian Sisters Circle Annual Meeting at St. Sava Church – Sunday, Jan. 31

The Serbian Sisters Circle at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in Merrillville, Indiana will host their Annual Meeting and elect the new leadership to serve throughout 2016. The meeting will take place Sunday, Jan. 31 after the luncheon following the Divine Liturgy. All Kolo Sisters are encouraged to attend. The luncheon will take place in

27 Jan, 2016

Akathist at St. Sava Church: The Icon of the Mother of God – Thursday, Jan. 28

Join us this Thursday, Jan. 28 at 6:00 p.m. at St. Sava Church in Merrillville, Indiana for our weekly Akathist prayers (Click here to learn more about the Akathist prayer services at St. Sava Church). This week we offer praises for The Icon of the Mother of God. The Icon of the Mother of God,

26 Jan, 2016

It’s Mardi Gras: A Serbian Zabava with a Cajun Flare at St. Sava – Saturday, Feb. 6

You're invited to a classic Serbian Zabava with a twist - It's Mardi Gras: A Serbian Zabava with a Cajun Flare taking place Saturday, February 6, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to Midnight at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in the Pavilion, 9191 Mississippi Street, Merrillville, Indiana. This family-friendly event is suitable for all ages and

25 Jan, 2016

Blessing of Homes – Schedule 2016 Now Available

It is the time of the year where members of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in Merrillville, Indiana may have homes blessed by Father Marko. The 2016 Schedule for Blessing of Homes is now available for download in both Serbian and English languages. Click to download the Blessing of Homes - Schedule 2016 in English

24 Jan, 2016

Saint Sava Day Celebration at St. Sava Church – Sunday, Jan. 24

St. Sava Sunday School President Olivera Lela Jensen expressed appreciation to all those attending the St. Sava Day Celebration at St. Sava Church in Merrillville, Indiana and noted continuing support of the Sunday school is greatly appreciated.  As we all know the children are the future of St. Sava. Kumovi of today’s Slava Celebration were Savka, Mila and

23 Jan, 2016

Play about life of St. Sava among features of St. Sava Day Celebration – Sunday, Jan. 24

Sunday School children and youth from St. Sava Church in Merrillville, Indiana prepare final rehearsals for the play "Rastko Becomes Sava" which is based upon the life of Saint Sava, the patron saint of St. Sava Church. The play is among the many features of the St. Sava Day celebration program and luncheon taking place immediately

21 Jan, 2016

Sunday School Students Prepare for St. Sava Day Celebration – Sunday, Jan. 24

Sunday School students at St. Sava Church in Merrillville, Indiana have spent weeks preparing for the St. Sava Day celebrations taking place Sunday, Jan. 24 following the Divine Liturgy and Luncheon in the Pavilion at St. Sava. Please join us at the Pavilion to show support for the spirit the youth of St. Sava bring to their

20 Jan, 2016

Akathist at St. Sava Church: St. John the Baptist – Thursday, Jan. 21

Join us this Thursday, Jan. 21 at 6:00 p.m. at St. Sava Church in Merrillville, Indiana for our weekly Akathist prayers (Click here to learn more about the Akathist prayer services at St. Sava Church). This week we offer praises for St. John the Baptist. St. John the Baptist This week's Akathist is dedicated to

18 Jan, 2016

Great Blessing of Water – Holy Theophany at St. Sava – Tuesday, Jan. 19

Join us for Divine Liturgy beginning at 9:00 a.m. and Great Blessing of Water celebrating Holy Theophany at St. Sava Church, Merrillville, Indiana. This observance commemorates Christ's baptism by John the Forerunner in the River Jordan, and the beginning of Christ's earthly ministry. The Feast of Theophany is the culmination of the Christmas Season. In

16 Jan, 2016

Children’s Choir Prepares Luncheon; St. Sava Annual Membership Meeting – Sunday, Jan. 17

Parents and leadership of the Children's Choir at St. Sava are preparing a special luncheon in the South Wing Social Center that takes place immediately before the Annual Membership Meeting at St. Sava Church in Merrillville, Indiana Sunday, January 17. The luncheon, beginning at approximately Noon, will consist of goulash, sauerkraut and sausage, homemade cakes