St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church
Serbian Orthodox Church, Merrillville, IN, was established in 1914 in Gary, IN. Divine Liturgy Sundays 10am, Fr. Marko Matic officiating. Liturgical responses by Karageorge Choir. Sunday School starts after Holy Communion (around 11:15) until 12:15. Serbian School will be incorporated into Sunday School. Vespers served Tuesdays and Saturdays at 6:00 p.m. Join us, everyone welcome! Folklore dance group and choir always accepting new members. Attend Sunday Luncheons after Liturgy, hosted by families or organizations, serving delicious homemade food and desserts.
South Wing SOCIAL CENTER NOW AVAILABLE for hosting social events, newly renovated and tastefully decorated. Showers, graduation parties, business meetings, Skup Svatova, wedding receptions, baptisms, birthdays, and retirements can all be accommodated. For more info, call (219)736-9191.
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sunday: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
HRISTOS VOSKRESE! CHRIST IS RISEN!
Divine Liturgy starts at 10:00 a.m. Confession starts at 9:00 a.m. Easter Egg Hunt for children during Sunday School hours.
Royal Hours Friday service starts with Divine Liturgy at 10:00 a.m.
Vespers with Laying of the Shroud and Funeral Service starts at 6:00 p.m.
Images below are from St. Sava church on 1300 Connecticut Street in Gary before the fire in 1978.
Please attend this fun evening and take home a gift as unique as you are just in time for Mother's Day. Artist Kathy Eckert will guide you through the easy steps as you learn painting skills. Proceeds benefit St. Sava's Youth Group. All supplies are furnished and you'll be treated to one complimentary cocktail, appetizers, and cupcakes. Only $40!
Friday, May 9th from 6 pm to 9 pm - St. Sava's South Wing
Contact Lela Jensen at 219-314-8848 or Nevena Djurdjevic at Djurdjevic74@gmail.com
Sunday April 27th, a fundraiser luncheon will be held for the SNF Basketball Teams. This year the tournament will be held in Canton, OH, June 6th-June 8th. The deadline is April 24th to enter a team roster. As of this time, we have two teams of boys that are interested in playing. If your child is an SNF member and would like to play, please send me an email.
Nikola Tesla,The Great Inventor Exhibit was a huge success at this year's Serb Fest. If you missed a chance to see the display, you can make special arrangements for a private showing through May. Simply call the church office at 219-736-9191 or Paul Jancarich at 219-465-1795. Sunday School groups, seniors, students, and small groups are all welcome. The free exhibit highlights the personal story and accomplishments of the under-appreciated genius whose inventions were 100 years ahead of his time. Free Tesla tattoos to all visitors. The exhibit was presented by St. Sava Church's Serbian Historical Society.