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29 Feb, 2016

St. Sava Hosts Inaugural Children’s Choir Festival – Saturday, Mar. 12

Preparations are underway for the inaugural Children's Choir Festival event taking place March 12 at 6:00 p.m. at St. Sava Church in Merrillville, Indiana where children's choirs from around the midwest will be performing. The Children's Choir of St. Sava will be playing festival host under the direction of Ivana Stankovich. The festival titled "The Crown of Tones" will feature children

28 Feb, 2016

Kathryn “Kata or Katie” Bozich – Memory Eternal ✝ Vjecnaja Pamjat

The Clergy, Executive Board, and Members of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church express condolences to the family of Kathryn Bozich. Memory eternal. Kathryn “Kata or Katie” Bozich (nee Kuruzovich), age 91 (May 15, 1924 - February 25, 2016) of Merrillville, passed away on February 25, 2016. She was a former employee of U. S. Steel,

24 Feb, 2016

Monthly Membership Meeting – Sunday, Feb. 28

The St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in Merrillville, Indiana will host the monthly General Membership Meeting Sunday, Feb. 28 following the Divine Liturgy in the South Wing Social Center. The monthly meeting provides the general membership of St. Sava Church the opportunity to learn about important updates relating to the overall church organization such as

23 Feb, 2016

St. George Children’s Choir Among Performers at St. Sava Choir Festival – Saturday, Mar. 12

The Children's Choir of St. George Serbian Orthodox Church of Schererville, Indiana will be among the many children's choirs from around the midwest performing at the inaugural Children's Choir Festival event taking place March 12 at 6:00 p.m. at St. Sava Church in Merrillville, Indiana. The Children's Choir of St. Sava will be playing festival host under the direction

22 Feb, 2016

Committee Announces Serb Fest 2016 Aug. 5, 6, & 7 – St. Sava, Merrillville, Indiana

The planning committee recently made the announcement of August 5, 6, and 7 as the official dates for Serb Fest 2016 taking place at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in Merrillville, Indiana. The planning committee asks everyone to save-the-dates to enjoy this annual summer celebration of music, culture, and cuisine. For more than three decades the Serb

20 Feb, 2016

Pre-order Strudels & Nutrolls through Kolo Bake Sale – Saturday, Mar. 19

You can now pre-order strudels and nutrolls for Easter through the Serbian Sisters Circle Bake Sale which takes place Saturday, March 19 at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in Merrillville, Indiana. The Bake Sale will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the North end of the Pavilion Building located behind St. Sava

19 Feb, 2016

St. Sava Children’s Choir Performs in Joliet, IL; Srbadija Performs in Lansing, IL – Saturday, Feb. 20

The Children's Choir and Srbadija Folklore Group of St. Sava Church in Merrillville, Indiana will both be traveling this weekend to perform at Serbian Churches in Illinois as they share their talents at special dances and festivals. Please share and join our youth to offer your support as they celebrate Serbian culture and heritage. Srbadija

18 Feb, 2016

Karageorge Choir at St. Sava Announces Practices Begin – Tuesday, Mar. 1

The Karageorge Choir at St. Sava Church announces their weekly practices will resume beginning Tuesday, Mar. 1 at 6:30 p.m. in the North Wing Conference Room at St. Sava Church, 9191 Mississippi Street, Merrillville, Indiana. All current members of the Karageorge Choir are urged to attend practices, as well as anyone wishing to learn more about

17 Feb, 2016

Blessing of Homes Continues – 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

16 Feb, 2016

Akathist at St. Sava Church: St. Photius, Patriarch of Constantinople – Thursday, Feb. 18

Join us this Thursday, Feb. 18 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. Photius, Patriarch of Constantinople. Veneration of the Holy Cross This week's Akathist is