Our mission is to proclaim the Gospel of Christ; to teach and spread the Orthodox Christian faith; to energize, cultivate and guide the life of the community according to the Orthodox faith and traditions.
With GOYANs visiting the church for this week's tournament, which starts Friday, January 30, people of the Parish are advised to try to arrive on time for Divine Liturgy on Sunday, February 1. Everyone, including the GOYANs and their families, will worship together in church. Overflow seating and a video will be available in the atrium. The tournament ends on Sunday.
Children are invited to bring their Godparents to Godparent Sunday on February 8, 2015.
St. Herman House FOCUS -- Cleveland will be accepting food donations at church on Sunday, February 1. The following items are needed: mayonnaise, boxed milk, coffee, sugar, salad dressing, canned tuna and chicken, canned vegetables and meat dishes, peanut butter, butter and cooking oil.
Donations are being accepted for the flowers that will adorn the icon of the Theotokos each Friday evening during Great Lent.
Saturday of Souls will be held at the end of Divine Liturgy on Saturdays, February 14, 21 and 28. You are asked to pause and remember your deceased loved ones — relatives and friends — by submitting their first names to the church office so that they can be commemorated at the Saturday of Souls services. Click here for a submisison form.
Donations are being accepted now for the Sunday of Orthodoxy, the first Sunday of Lent, on March 1.
The Christian Orthodox Council of Akron’s annual Cabaret Dinner Dance will be Sunday, February 15, at St. Demetrius Serbian Orthodox Church on 3106 Ridgewood Road in Akron.
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