Announcements for December 21, 2014

PLEASE JOIN US THIS SUNDAY for a reception in the Parish Hall between the two Masses, in celebration of Father Dow’s 50th Anniversary of his Ordination to the Priesthood.

DECORATING FOR CHRISTMAS begins right after the late Mass this Sunday! Anytime you can spare, we can use. There are jobs of all kinds; some easy, some not so easy. We desperately need your help in getting our beautiful church ready!

CANNED SOUP @ $1/CAN is being collected today for the month of December.

CHRISTMAS DECORATION envelopes should have been already turned in. If you haven’t, do it this Sunday to be included in the Christmas Bulletin.

THE FEAST OF ST. THOMAS THE APOSTLE & MARTYR is Monday. The Mass will be celebrated at 9:30 am.

THE MIDNIGHT MASS OF THE NATIVITY begins at 11:00 pm, Wednesday.

THE CHRISTMAS DAY MASSES are at 8:00 and 10:00 am.

THE FEAST OF ST. STEPHEN, DEACON AND MARTYR is Friday the 26th. The Mass will be celebrated at 9:30 am and 6:30 pm.

THE FEAST OF ST. JOHN THE APOSTLE & EVANGELIST is Saturday the 27th. The Mass will be celebrated at 8:30 am.

THE FINAL CHRISTMAS PAGEANT REHEARSAL AND CAST PARTY is this Saturday beginning at 10:00 am.

THE CHRISTMAS PAGEANT WILL BE PERFORMED next Sunday during Christian Education in the Parish Hall. This will surely be a wonderful performance. Plan ahead so you can get a great seat for this production. You won’t want to miss it!

EYC – On the move – Christmas Party, Sunday, December 28th, after 10:00 am Mass. EYC’ers to meet for Christmas music, Guesstures, Ping Pong, and good eats!

PAVERS ARE STILL AVAILABLE – You still have the opportunity to purchase pavers for the garden walk. We already have three orders, as soon as we have six, we will send them to the engraver. If you
place your order prior to December 31, it will appear on the 2014 pledge report.