DON'T FORGET these dates! Calendars are available at church, along with the August news bulletin.
TUES. Aug. 9th 7 pm. Akathist to St. Herman This is our patron saint's feast day!
FRI. Aug. 12th 7 pm. Men's night at Zane's (Aldergrove) AND Women's sewing group at Melissa's in Brookswood (Langley)
SAT. Aug. 13th 10 am DIAKONIA card-making bee for anyone interested. You don't have to know how-- just show up and be willing to work! Cards will be sold to benefit Doctors without Border.
then the usual 7 pm vespers,
SUN. Aug. 14th 9:30/ 10 am Matins/liturgy as usual
last day of Dormition fast
**NOTE: please only bring strictly Lenten foods to share at lunch after liturgy this week. Not everyone is able to keep the fasting rules strictly at home, but please during the fast no meat, cheese, fish or dairy at church lunches.
MON. Aug. 15th 7 pm Dormition Vesperal Liturgy. Total fast from mid-day before receiving communion tonight. FESTAL meal afterward, all kinds of food permitted.