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Pastor’s Reflection , December 09, 2018

Second Sunday of Advent

At every Mass following the Lord’s prayer we say, “Deliver us Lord, we pray, from every evil, graciously grant peace in our days, that, by the help of your mercy we may be always free from sin and safe from all distress, as we await the blessed hope and the coming of our Savior, Jesus Christ.” This is a great Advent prayer!! In this holy season we await the “joyful hope” – the coming of our Savior. But what exactly is the virtue of hope? Fr. John Hardon’s Catholic Dictionary defines hope as, Continued…

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Liturgical Roles

Saturday     Readers:     Ray Lonick, Patricia Harbin (EM)

Dec 08         Ushers:      John & John Robert Clemente

5:00PM   Altar Servers: Isaac, Adrian & Vince

Sunday       Readers:     Pete Zahn, Louis Monticello (EM)

Dec 09          Ushers:       Mark Hogan & Gordon Genovese

8:00am   Altar Servers:  John, Jamie, & Shane

   

Sunday       Readers:     Carolyn Comes, Karen Primeau (EM)                           

Dec 09         Ushers:     Ron Lloyd & David Bowman

10:30am   Altar Servers:  Joseph, Jackson, & Danni

Counters: Chris & Tina Riley, Thomas Allsbury

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Saturday     Readers:   Daniel Strogis, Hazel Arruda (EM)

Dec 15         Ushers:      John Phelps & Patricia Harbin

5:00PM    Altar Servers: Eric, Matthews, & Isaac

Sunday       Readers:       Joe Pauli, Cheryl Pauli (EM)

Dec 16          Ushers:       Romie Powell & Scott Johnson

8:00am   Altar Servers:   Jamie, Abby, & Joseph

   

Sunday       Readers:   Carolyn Comes, Joyce Cyrus (EM)

Dec 16         Ushers:       Craig Lawson & Scott Johnson

10:30am   Altar Servers: Christopher, Peter, & Shane

Counters: John & Carol Keeney, Jesse Evans

Upcoming Events

Sunday, December 9, Second Sunday of Advent

  • Mass – 8:00 am
  • Angel Tree Packing – 9:00 am
  • Coffee Social – 9:00 am
  • CCD – 9:10 am
  • Mass – 10:30 am
  • Coffee Social – 11:30 am

Monday, Dec 10

  • Mass – 8:30 am
  • Legion of Mary – 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Tuesday, Dec 11

  • Mass – 8:30 am
  • Women of Grace – 9:30 am – 11:30 am
  • RCIA – 7:00 pm

Wednesday, Dec 12

  • Mass – 12:15 pm
  • Choir Practice – 6:00 pm

Friday, Dec 14

  • Women’s Club – 10:00 am
  • Mass – 12:15 pm
  • Adoration – 1:00pm – 9:00pm

Saturday, Dec 15

  • Angel Tree Deliveries – 8:00 am
  • Confession – 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
  • Mass – 5:00 pm

Sunday, Dec 16, Third Sunday of Advent

  • Mass – 8:00 am
  • CCD- 9:10 am
  • Mass – 10:30 am

Monday, Dec 17

  • Mass – 8:30 am
  • Legion of Mary – 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
  • KOC Officer’s Meeting

Tuesday, Dec 18

  • Mass – 8:30 am
  • Women of Grace – 9:30 am – 11:30 am
  • RCIA – 7:00 pm

Wednesday, Dec 19

  • Mass – 12:15 pm
  • Choir Practice – 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Advent Penance Service – 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Friday, Dec 21

  • Mass at Dogwood Village – 10:00 am
  • Mass – 12:15 pm
  • Adoration – 1:00pm – 9:00 pm

Saturday, Dec 22

  • Confession – 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
  • Mass – 5:00 pm

Sunday, Dec 23, Fourth Sunday of Advent

  • Mass – 8:00 am
  • Cookie Exchange & Christmas Caroling – 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Mass – 10:30 am