New Icons are installed

News icons were installed in the temple during the week of Sept. 18-20. These are "Jacob wrestling with the Angel of the Lord," and "Moses Raising the Brazen Serpent in the Wilderness" (prefiguring the Holy Cross of Christ).



Sunday School has begun

Sunday Sept. 16 marks the beginning of our new Church year of Sunday School, following our 9a Sunday Divine Liturgy and coffee fellowship. There are classes for all ages, from 11:15a-12:15p each Sunday. We had an outreach presentation about the needs of the Native Americans in South Dakota in the adult class on Sept. 16. There will be a collection of items to be taken there in October. Young children also sang Scripture songs they learned in the summer with Kh. Linda (see below).


Bible Study on Psalms

A new Bible Study begins on Thur. Sept. 20, 10a. It will be on the Psalms. The first week covers Psalms 1-8. Among various commentaries, Fr. David will be using Fr. Patrick Reardon's book, Christ in the Psalms

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MOPS at St. Luke's

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MOPS and Moms Next will be starting on Wednesday, September 19, 9:30 to 11:30. They meet in the parish hall on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month. Mothers of Preschoolers and mothers of school age children are welcome for a morning of prayer, encouragement, and teaching. Child care is provided. Contact Amira Mustian for more information:

What is 
MOPS is a grassroots movement that believes moms are world influencers…
We believe that incubating hearts and giving just-because-hugs can change the course of history. That’s why we connect moms all over the world to a community of women, in their own neighborhoods, who meet together to laugh, cry and embrace the journey of motherhood. MOPS groups are rallying women to be more honest, to feel more equipped and to find our identity by journeying alongside one another.

WHAT TO EXPECT: A MOPS and MOMSNext meeting includes practical teaching through speakers, demonstrations and videos.
Plus, there's usually food... food you didn't make!
But more important, you'll get to have honest conversations with other moms who understand the joys and frustrations of motherhood.

WHO CAN COME? We've all been placed in this time and place in history, as the tribe of women who are raising the world. We know we mother better together, so all moms are welcome at MOPS. From pregnancy to when your kiddo is in grade school, our doors are open.
FOR THE KIDS: While you are enjoying your time with other moms, child care is provided!
The MOPPETS program is a preschool-style experience your kiddos will love.

MOPS at St. Luke's meets Wednesday Sept. 5 at 9:30 a.m. All are welcome.
We are moms, and we believe that better moms make a better world.
MOPS website provides more information:

You may contact St. Luke's MOPS leader, Amira, at

Inquirer Class begins

Our Inquirer Class will feature a new video series by Fr. Barnabas Powell, a convert priest in the Greek Archdiocese. It is called: “Journey to Fullness,” designed for inquirers, newcomers, catechumen, and anyone wishing to know more about our Orthodox Church.
Watch a Trailer of this series at:
Please help us spread the welcome to all.
The third class is Saturday Sept. 22, 3-4p, continuing on Saturdays until Nov. 17.
Fr David and Fr. Stephan will alternate leadership of the class, with time for open Q & A on any topic each week.

Photos from Bishop Basil's visit

Enjoy some photos from His Grace, Bishop BASIL's visit to our parish August 25 and 26. Hear some of his sermons by clicking on the "sermons" page on the left. His Grace inducted new members of the Order of St. Ignatius of Antioch, and he ordained to the Holy Priesthood Deacon Jason Falcone. Axios and many years to Fr. Jason and Kh. Cadie! A video of the ordination may be seen at

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Come and See....


The mission of St. Luke Orthodox Christian Church is to be a beacon of Orthodox Christian spiritual life in Erie, eastern Boulder County, and the northern Denver metropolitan area. We strive together to live our Orthodox Christian Faith in a healthy way that forms Christian character, by participating regularly in the services, prayers, disciplines, and Sacraments of the Holy Orthodox Church. The community of St. Luke calls all people to Christ in His Church. We share the joy of Christ in our lives with those around us, educating people about the truth of this ancient faith in the Holy Trinity. We offer the love of Christ to those in need, in both word and action.

We welcome you to visit our parish to experience and learn about us. Orthodox Christianity has remained faithful to its roots that go back to the churches established by the Apostles, in the Holy Land, Greece, and beyond. Our mother Church of Antioch was a major city mentioned in the Bible. The Orthodox Church humbly claims to be the same Church of Christ from those ancient times, the Church in all of the fullness that Christ established.

If you have any questions, please feel free to call Fr. David or Fr. Stephan at 303-665-4013 or email one of them at: They are happy to meet with inquirers. We invite you, also, to join us at one of our services or events listed.

Video inside our Temple

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Enjoy a short video that shows the inside of our temple with iconography. Click on the link below: