Weekly Sunday Bulletin – 5th Sunday of Luke

Don’t forget to set your clocks 1 hour back on Sunday, Nov. 03

40 day baby blessing

Andrew and Jackie Pinney and big sister Claire are proud to present Audrey Catherine for the traditional baby blessing

Coffee Fellowship

In Loving Memory of Tom Delis, the coffee fellowship is sponsored by the Tom Delis family

Save the Date Christmas Wonderland Gala

Saturday, December 7th at the Coral Ridge Country Club. More information to follow.

If you wish to donate auction items, a wish list is available, please pick up a copy in the south narthex.

Brown Bag Food Drive

The Daughters of Penelope annual food drive is to benefit the Co-operative Food Bank of Broward County. In lieu of brown paper grocery bags, you may donate Publix gift cards or cash. P lease give it to Dee Hopwood or the church office no later than Nov. 24th. We will gladly do the shopping for you. Thank you for feeding a family in need and more so now.

GOYA Turkey Raffle

Please support our youth with their annual turkey raffle. Purchase a ticket for a chance to win one of 4 turkeys. Date of drawing November 17 after services in the community center (need not be present to win).

Fort Lauderdale Greek Festival Forum Tuesday, November 12 at 7:30pm

Join Us on Tuesday ….The Festival Forum is an open meeting.

All parishioners are welcome to join us and provide feedback – recommendations, observations, suggestions to make the 2014 Fort Lauderdale Greek Festival the best ever.

All Festival Committee Area Chairs and Members are urged to attend and share this announcement with their St. Demetrios friends and family

NEED Community Service Hours for school?

Philoptochos is seeking student volunteers to serve during several events planned throughout the year. DOUBLE HOURS AWARDED FOR TIME DONATED ON WEEKENDS! Interested? Forward NAME, GRADE, PHONE and EMAIL to: Mrs. Lora Fossler Ljfossler820@gmail.com

When VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED, Mrs. Fossler will contact you to confirm your participation and provide details for that event.

Special Archpastoral Visit of Archbishop Demetrios

Visit of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America the weekend of Nov 16 Great Vespers at 7pm followed by fellowship and then on Sunday Orthros at 9 followed by Divine Liturgy at 10 and then a parish wide luncheon honoring the retired clergy of America at $25 a ticket. The celebration will highlight the anniversary of the founding of the National Retired Clergy Association of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend.

A Historic Quest of Faith

Holy Land Pilgrimage on March 5-14, 2014. Join Fr. Chris and Fr. Steven Zorzos form Saint Sophia in Washington, DC for this once in a lifetime opportunity. Please see flier in the south narthex for more information. The deadline for the first deposit is extended to November 15.

Order of Saint Andrew, Archons of the Ecumenical Patriachate

On December 4 and 5, 2013, the Archons will be sponsoring a Second International Religious Freedom Conference in Berlin, Germany titled Tearing Down Walls: Achieving Religious Equality in Turkey and will bring together politicians, diplomats, etc to discuss religious freedom. If you wish to demonstrate support for the Mother Church please visit the Archons Website for more information.