Sunday School

 

Sunday School

The Sunday Church School program begins at 9:30 a.m. with Family Worship at Divine Liturgy.
Classes begin at after Holy Communion and are dismissed at 12:00PM.
This program is designed to give students an awareness of the Orthodox way of life.

SEQUENTIAL CURRICULUM
Nursery (2 year olds)- Loving God
Pre-Kindergarten (3 year olds) - God Made Everything
Junior Kindergarten (4 year olds)- Reaching for Jesus
Kindergarten (5 year olds)- What We See and Do in Church
1st  Grade - Me and My World
2nd Grade - Loving God
3rd and 4th Grades - Sharing God's World and Growing with God
5th and 6th Grades - God Calls Us
7th and 8th Grades - Miracles and Parables, History of the Church
High School - Orthodox Theology, Comparative Religions, Christian Social Ethics

Calendar of Events 2015-2016

September 13, 2015                  First Day of Sunday Church School and
                                                  Agiasmos Service 
                                                  Back to School BBQ, Parent Meeting and
                                                  Ministry Fair

October 3, 2015                        IOCC Walkathon

October 18, 2015                      Inclusion Sunday

November 8, 2015**                 Godparent Sunday

December 18, 2015                  Christmas Pageant Rehearsal & Dinner 

December 20, 2015                  Christmas Pageant

December 27, 2015**               Christmas Sunday

January 22-24, 2016                 Parish Ski Trip

February 7–March 13, 2016       Parish Oratorical Festival

   February 7, 2016                          3 & 4 Year Olds & Kindergarten

   February 14, 2016                        1st & 2nd Grades

   February 21, 2016                        3rd & 4th Grades

   February 28, 2016                        5th & 6th Grades

   March 6, 2016                              7th, 8th, & 9th Grades

   March 13, 2016                           10th, 11th, & 12th Grades

March 20, 2016                         Sunday of Orthodoxy

TBD                                          Pre-Sanctified Liturgy

TBD                                          Youth Confessions

April 23, 2016                           Saturday of Lazarus Retreat

April 24, 2016**                         Palm Sunday

April 29, 2016                            Good Friday

May 1, 2016**                            Pascha

May 7, 2016                               Metropolis Oratorical Festival

May 22, 2016 (tentative)            Graduation Sunday

May 28 – 29, 2016                     Junior Olympics

June 19, 2016                            Pentecost

August 1 – 5, 2016                     Vacation Church School

 

 

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Upcoming Events

Orthros
Jul 3 8 am
Divine Liturgy
Jul 3 9:30 am
Jul 5 9 am
Church Greek Fest Set-Up
Jul 6 2:30 pm
Church Greek Fest Set-Up
Jul 7
FESTIVAL
Jul 9 10 am
Orthros
Jul 10 8 am

Please click here to view our parish calendar.

“Feeding the Hungry” 

Philoptochos is participating in a National Philoptochos initiative that is committed to serve 250,000 meals nationwide by the National Clergy Laity in July. You can help with this cause by filling the container in the Narthex or gym.  For donating product or other information, please contact Vicki Karagianis at 773-327-3194 or Vonnie Karafotias at vonnie@karafotias.com.

St. Andrew's Food Pantry

Please help us restock our food pantry with non-perishable item.
It is helpful if the canned goods have a flip top lid.
Monatery donations will also be accepted