Liturgical Ministers Schedule
Commentators, Readers - Ushers, Greeters
Eucharistic Ministers - Altar Servers
Holy Family Catholic Church
A Glance at the Week
Saint John Paul II Area Faith Community of Silver Lake, Glencoe & Winsted
700 West Main Street
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Bus. Office 320-327-2356
Rev. Anthony J. Stubeda, Pastor
Fr. Michael Doyle, Associate
Saturday 4:00 p.m. Sunday 8:00 a.m. & 8:00 p.m.
DIOCESE OF NEW ULM CATHOLIC CHARITIES SERVICES: Catholic Charities offers individual and family
counseling services in locations around the diocese. They also work with people interested in adoption. To make an
Appointment or learn more about Catholic Charities’Services
SIGN UP FOR FORMED: Formed is an on-line resource and is a great way to deepen your faith, answer questions you might have and to grow in your understanding of our faith. You can sign-up by goingto www.formed.org, click on register, enter our parish code, RJHGCW, fill in the information and begin enjoying the . Your brothers and sisters already using Formed are waiting for you.
MASS ON CABLE TV:
Our weekend Mass is now
showing on TV
at 8:00 p.m. Saturday,
9:30 a.m. Sunday
and 7:00 p.m. Tuesday
for everyone to enjoy. Mass will show on channel 8 if you use a Mediacom cable box or on channel 107.3 if you don’t use a cable box on your TV. This is available for Mediacom customers in both Silver Lake and Lester Prairie.
COMMUNION TO HOMEBOUND or CARE FACILITIES
If you or someone you know is going to be homebound or in a care facility for any period of time, please contact the parish officel for arrangements to bring communion and visitation.
Parish Office 327-2356
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Sunday December 8, 2019
Second Sunday of Advent
8:00 a.m. Mass (+William Hlavka, +Sister Rosalyn Hlavka, +Mike
Hlavka, +Frank & Therese Hlavka)
3:30 p.m. RCIA at St. Pius X
5:00 p.m. Discovering Christ
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Rosendo G. Botello Jr.)
Monday December 9, 2019
The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
5:30 p.m. Mass for the Immaculate Conception (l. & d. Rosary Society members) and installation of the Rosary Society officers
Tuesday December 10, 2019
8:00 a.m. Mass (+Albert & Josephine Ardolf, +Marvin & Magdalen Miller)
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Eucharistic Adoration
6:00 p.m. Individual Sacrament of Reconciliation
Wednesday December 11, 2019
St. Damasus I, Pope
8:00 a.m. Mass (+Harry Krejci, +Mary Krejci, +Richard Krejci)
8:45 - 9:45 a.m. Advent adult enrichment
5:30 - 6:45 p.m. Grades 1-6 Religious Education
6:30 p.m. Jr. Choir practice
7:00 - 8:15 p.m. Grades 7-11 Religious Education
Thursday December 12, 2019
Our Lady of Guadalupe
10:10 a.m. Rosary at Cedar Crest
10:30 a.m. Mass at Cedar Crest (+Simon & Dolores Shimanski and relatives)
5:30 p.m. Individual Sacrament of Reconciliation
7:00 p.m. Area Worship Committee meeting
Friday December 13, 2019
St. Lucy, Virgin and Martyr
8:00 a.m. Mass (+Emil & Agnes Kautz)
Saturday December 14, 2019
St. John of the Cross, Priest and Doctor of the Church
Noon Sacrament of Reconciliation
4:00 p.m. Mass (+Paul Sr. & Edna Anderle)
Sunday December 15, 2019
Third Sunday of Advent
8:00 a.m. Mass (+Elizabeth Helberg)
Cookies to the homebound
4:00 p.m. Communal Reconciliation service at Holy Trinity
6:00 p.m. Choir practice for Christmas
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Wallace Stubeda)
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
Every Tuesday 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
DIOCESE OF NEW ULM CATHOLIC CHARITIES
SERVICES: Catholic Charities offers individual and family
counseling services in locations around the diocese. They also work
with people interested in adoption. To make an appointment or learn
more about Catholic Charities’ services call 1-866-670-5163.
Second Sunday of Advent
Confirmation Candidates remember that all Fudge orders are to be picked up after the 8:00 a.m. Mass on Sunday, December 15 in the lower level of church.
Prayer Listeners have begun to listen to students recite their prayers during RE class. You can help us by working with your children to learn and memorize their prayers.
UPCOMING DATES TO REMEMBER:
December 25 - January 1: No RE class - Christmas/New Year’s break
January 8: RE Classes resume
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS:
The annual KC Potluck and Christmas Party will be held on Tuesday, December 17 at 7:00 p.m. All Brother Knights and their families, children, grandchildren and widows of deceased members are invited to attend. The “Keep Christ in Christmas” posters will also be judged that evening. Please bring a dish to pass and join us for an evening of fun and fellowship.
Religious Christmas Cards are available for purchase and are located on the table in the back of church. Prices are marked on each box. Payment can be placed in one of the envelopes on the table and placed in the collection, or taken to the parish office. Thank you for helping to “Keep Christ in Christmas” by using religious Christmas cards!
COUNCIL OF CATHOLIC WOMEN: Cookies for the Homebound: Once again this year the Council of Catholic Women will be taking cookies to our homebound of the parish for Christmas. Please drop off your cookies in the lower level of the church on Saturday, December 14 or Sunday, December 15. Plates will be available for delivery after the 8:00 a.m. Mass on December 15. Let’s remember those who can no longer worship with us. This project reminds those who can no longer join us here in church that they have not been forgotten.