During this holiday season as part of the Gift for Gifted project, St. Peter’s Syriac Orthodox Church Chicago would like to extend a helping hand to families with disabled or differently abled individuals. The individuals can use the assistance to buy mobility/medical devices and/or other equipment. The assistance is meant for individuals who have a disability that hinders a livelihood, have kids with Autism, Down Syndrome etc., have parents that are differently abled, and the family/individual does not have stable and adequate income. Completed application forms and all supporting documents must be submitted before January 15, 2022
Grace Varghese (Thankamma), 75, passed on March 26, 2021 at her home in Darien, IL. Her funeral service will be held on March 30, 2021 at St. Peter’s Syriac Orthodox Church, Northlake, Illinois followed by internment.
Kanjirakkattu Varkey Varghese (“Thankachen”), 74, passed on March 29, 2020, at his home in Darien, Illinois. His funeral service will be held on April 1, 2020, at St. Peter’s Jacobite Syriac Orthodox Church, Northlake, Illinois followed by internment.
On July 10, 2016, St. Peter's church recognized outstanding performance by our Sunday School kids with an awards ceremony after Holy Qurbana. More than simply receiving trophies, it is important to encourage our kids to study and work hard in attaining spiritual knowledge. This awards ceremony honored those kids that excelled at:
Come and help out with this year's VBS! Come and be a blessing in lives of the kids of our church! Each year the VBS is success due to the hard work of the helpers - whether in crafts, teaching, cooking, games, or many many more things. Come and help out this year also... we're sure you'll be a blessed as the kids you serve.