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"Welcome one another, therefore, just as Christ has welcomed you, for the glory of God." - Romans 15:7

Through this website, we are pleased to introduce you to the worship and fellowship that defines the life of our Parish, the Ascension of Our Lord Greek Orthodox Church. If you are a new member of our Parish, or are considering membership, these web pages will acquaint you with what Ascension offers to those who give it support and sustenance.  To those who already belong to the Church, we hope the information on this website will provide you with the assurance that your sacrificial offerings are received with profound respect, and are utilized to maximum effectiveness.  It is our prayer that the information presented here will enable you to make the informed decisions that are necessary for a meaningful relationship with your Church.

Services Schedule

Sundays: Orthros: 8:15 a.m. | Divine Liturgy: 9:30 a.m.

Weekdays (As Scheduled on Scrolling Calendar): 
Orthros: 8 a.m. | Divine Liturgy: 9 a.m. (unless otherwise noted)

December 1 - 8, 2019  


Sunday, December 1:  14th Sunday of Luke  8:15 a.m.:  Orthros | 9:30 a.m.:  Divine Liturgy
Monday, December 2:  St. Porphyrios of Kafsokalivia:  9 a.m. Divine Liturgy
Tuesday, December 3: 5 a.m. Divine Liturgy (NOTE TIME CHANGE) | 11:30 a.m.  Funeral
Wednesday, December 4: St. Barbara & St. John Damascus  8 a.m.  Orthros |9 a.m. Divine Liturgy 
Thursday, December 5:  9 a.m.:  Divine Liturgy | | 7 p.m.:  Great Vespers, St. Nicholas Church, Oak Lawn
Friday, December 6: St. Nicholas the Wonderworker  
8 a.m.:  Orthros |9 a.m.:  Divine Liturgy 
Saturday, December 7:  8 a.m.  Divine Liturgy (note time change) | 5 p.m.:  Vespers
Sunday, December 8:  10th Sunday of Luke  8:15 a.m.:  Orthros | 9:15 a.m.:  Sunday Church School | 9:30 a.m.:  Divine Liturgy


Monday, December 2:  10:30 a.m.:  Senior Synaxis Board Meeting | 6 p.m.:  Jr. GOYA | 6 p.m.:  Maintenance Meeting | 7:30 p.m.:  GOYA
Tuesday, December 3:  9:30 a.m.:  St. Anna's Moms' Ministry | 4:45 p.m.:  Greek School | 6:15 p.m.:  Greek School Parent/Teacher Conferences 
Wednesday, December 4:  10 a.m.:  HOPE
Thursday, December 5:  10:30 a.m.:  Ascending in Orthodoxy Women's Bible Ministry | 6:15 p.m.:  Greek School Beginners/Advanced Beginners | 7:45 p.m.:  Greek School Intermediate/Advanced
Friday, December 6:  7 p.m.:  Faith & Joy Christmas Party/Mock Lock-in | 7 p.m.:  Marriage Ministry
Saturday, December 7:  9 a.m. Christmas Breakfast with Santa, Mrs. Clause & Gingerbread House Decorating | 4 p.m.:  Byzantine Music Class
Sunday, December 8:  Parish Council Elections

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 Ascension of Our Lord Greek Orthodox Church
1207 Riverwoods Rd.
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
Father Sotirios P. Malamis, Proistamenos
Voice:  (847) 482-1200
Fax:  (847) 482-9566
email:  info@ascensiongoc.com

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