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27 Oct, 2016

Pre-order strudels and nutrolls for pickup at St. Sava Bake Sale – Saturday, Nov. 19

Holiday strudels, nutrolls, and cookies are stacking up as the ovens continue to bake the handmade specialities by the women of the St. Sava Serbian Sisters Circle for the upcoming Bake Sale taking place Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016 at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church at 9191 Mississippi Street, Merrillville, IN. Pre-order forms are now available

25 Oct, 2016

St. Sava Circle of Serbian Sisters Slava Banquet – Sunday, Oct. 30

The Circle of Serbian Sisters of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church - Merrillville, IN cordially invite you and your family to the celebration of their Krsna Slava Sveta Petka Paraskeva Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016. Divine Liturgy will take place at 10:00 a.m. with a blessing of Slavski Kolach and Parastos. A luncheon will follow immediately

22 Oct, 2016

Talija Art Company from Serbia performs at St. Sava Merrillville – Sunday, Oct. 23

Talija Art Company from Serbia is making a special stop on their USA Tour 2016 to perform traditional Balkan music and folklore dances Sunday, October 23 during a luncheon at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church located at 9191 Mississippi Street, Merrillville, Indiana. The dance group will perform the traditional Balkan Folklore dances in the Pavilion during a luncheon that

14 Oct, 2016

Nine dance groups take the “Fall Folklore Fest” stage at St. Sava – Saturday, Oct. 15

Serbian Youth Folklore Dancers from as far away as Parma, Ohio will be among the nine different groups performing at the inaugural "Fall Folklore Festival" taking place Saturday, October 15 at 6:00 p.m. in the Pavilion at St. Sava Church, 9191 Mississippi Street, Merrillville, IN. Performances by the Srbadija Folklore Group of St. Sava and other Serbian dance

9 Oct, 2016

Djordje (George) Stojancevic – Memory Eternal ✝ Vjecnaja Pamjat

The Clergy, Executive Board, and Members of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church express condolences to the family of Djordje (George) Stojancevic. Memory eternal. Djordje (George) Stojancevic, 99, passed away on October 5, 2016. He was a hard working man who cared for his family deeply. Djordje was a retiree from U.S. Steel. He lived a full

7 Oct, 2016

Milana “Mim” Bizic to deliver keynote at St. Sava 102nd Anniversary Celebration – Sunday, Oct. 9

St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church will celebrate its 102nd Anniversary taking place Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016 with Milana "Mim" Bizic delivering the keynote speech during the special program taking place immediately following the Divine Liturgy at 9191 Mississippi Street in Merrillville, Indiana. Milana "Mim" Bizic Bizic's speech is titled, "Gary-Merrrillville, 102 Years and Counting." In the

5 Oct, 2016

Monchill Dakich – Memory Eternal ✝ Vjecnaja Pamjat

The Clergy, Executive Board, and Members of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church express condolences to the family of Monchill Dakich. Memory eternal. Monchill Dakich, age 84 (September 9, 1932 - October 3, 2016), passed away on Tuesday, October 3, 2016. He is survived by his brother, Milan (Edith) Dakich; nephews: Peter (Karen) Dakich, Mark Dakich, David

5 Oct, 2016

Fall Folklore Festival 2016 takes place at St. Sava, sponsorships available – Saturday, Oct. 15

The youth folklore group "Srbadija" of St. Sava is hosting Serbian dance groups from around the midwest for the inaugural "Fall Folklore Festival" taking place Saturday, October 15 at 6:00 p.m. in the Pavilion at St. Sava Church, 9191 Mississippi Street, Merrillville, IN. Performances by the Srbadija Folklore Group and other Serbian dance groups participating in the program from throughout

3 Oct, 2016

St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church Celebrates 102nd Anniversary – Sunday, Oct. 9

St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church located at 9191 Mississippi Street in Merrillville, Indiana will celebrate its 102nd Anniversary taking place Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016. The celebration will begin with Divine Hierarchical Liturgy Officiated by His Grace Bishop Longin and Visiting Clergy beginning at 10:00 a.m. followed by an Anniversary Banquet and Program in the St.