• Click to view Ascension's September Calendar
  • Click to read Metropolitan Nathanael’s Encyclical on Mercy 2019
  • Click to see photos of this year's Parish Family Picnic. Thank you to our Men's Ministry for the delicious food and great fellowship!
  • RSVP by October 1st! Click for more information!

"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

PLEASE NOTE:  On Wednesday, June 5, 2019, we celebrated the Thyranoixia "Opening of the Doors" and Blessing of our new home at 1207 Riverwoods Rd., Lincolnshire.  Ascension services are now taking place back at 1207 Riverwoods Road, Lincolnshire, IL after a 20-month construction period.  Communication about the life of the Ascension parish is sent out regularly via email blasts.  If you aren’t receiving these notifications and would like to, please click  the “Join our Email List” icon on the righthand side of this webpage.

Sundays: Orthros: 8:15 AM | Divine Liturgy: 9:30 AM

Weekdays (As Scheduled on Scrolling Calendar): 
Orthros: 8:15 AM | Divine Liturgy: 9:15 AM (unless otherwise noted)

September 22 - 29, 2019  


Sunday, September 22:  1st Sunday of Luke 8:15 a.m.:  Orthros | 9:15 a.m. Sunday Church School | 9:30 a.m.:  Divine Liturgy | 1 p.m.:  Baptism
Sunday, September 29:  1st Sunday of Luke 8:15 a.m.:  Orthros | 9:15 a.m. Sunday Church School | 9:30 a.m.:  Divine Liturgy


Sunday, September 22:  11:30 a.m.:  Ministry Mania | Girls' Chanting Practice
Monday, September 23:
 10:30  a.m.:  Ascending in Orthodoxy Women's Bible Study | 6 p.m.:  Jr. GOYA |7:30 p.m. GOYA
Tuesday, September 24: 
4:45 p.m.: Greeek School 
Wednesday, September 25:  10 a.m.:  HOPE Group meets @ church | Clergy Laity Conference, Minneapolis-St. Paul through Saturday
Thursday, September 26:  11 a.m.: Senior Synaxis General Meeting | 6:15 p.m.:  Greek School Beginners/Advanced Beginners | 7:45 p.m.:  Greek School Intermediate/Advanced 
Sunday, September 29:  Sunday Church School Open House | Philoptochos POP Breast Cancer Walk, Underwriters Lab, Northbrook

For a complete service schedule click here to be redirected to the parish calendar.

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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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