Holy Apostles Church, Normal, IL, celebrates 20th anniversary
NORMAL, IL [MW Diocese Communications] — Priest David Gresham and the faithful of Holy Apostles Church here celebrated their patronal feast and the 20th anniversary of their community on Saturday, June 30, 2018.
Concelebrating with Father David at the festal Divine Liturgy were Priest Basil Ferguson, Priest-in-Charge of Saint Raphael of Brooklyn Mission, Quincy, IL; Priest Danial Doss, attached to Saint Luke Church, Palos Hills, IL; and Priest James Ellison, Rector of Saint Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Church, Urbana, IL.
Following the Divine Liturgy, the anniversary celebration continued on the grounds of the parish’s recently paid-off church property. Highlights included a group picture, picnic meal, and afternoon activities for all ages. The day ended with the celebration of Great Vespers.