ANNOUNCEMENTS AUGUST 19th & 20th 2017

4:00 pm, 7:00 am, 8:30 am, 10:30 am & 5:30 pm

Coming soon to a vestibule near you…
We are happy to announce the unveiling of some communication improvements in the Church. New video monitors will be conveying important announcements and video presentations, while also transmitting the Mass for those in the foyer area as additional cry-room space, and over the internet for the homebound. Please pray for these and other efforts to better communicate the rich opportunities available through Our Lady of Lourdes parish community.

The update on your Spiritually Adopted Baby is in the Bulletin.

The OLL Children’s Choir will have their first rehearsal on Monday, August 21st from 4:00 to 5:00 pm in the church. All children in Kindergarten through 7th grade are welcome. Come join the fun!

There will be a Serra Club meeting of East St. Tammany Parish on Thursday, August 24th at 6:00 pm in the rectory.

We will be hosting a New Comers, New Parishioners Welcome Reception on Sunday, August 27th in the gym following the 10:30 am Mass. If you are newly registered between 2015 thru 2017 and would like to attend, please call the church office and give us your name. There is also a sign-up sheet in the vestibule.

For those interested in Father Paysse’s Pilgrimage to Italy next May, we will have a speaker come next weekend to promote the trip and he will also give a presentation on Monday, August 28th at 7:00 pm in the PLC. Information packets are in the vestibule.

Our ongoing Faith Discussion series continues on Sunday afternoon at 3 pm and Wednesday evening at 7 pm in the PLC. Please see the double sided bulletin insert for a wealth of information.

Married couples are invited to attend the Willwoods Couples Retreat, scheduled for August 26th & 27th. Check the bulletin for more details.

Lord, Teach Me to Pray is a Spiritual Journey with St. Ignatius Loyola. See the bulletin for details and someone will be in the vestibule next weekend to answer questions.

Again this weekend, we will have sign-ups for the professional photography sessions taken by Lifetouch. The pictures taken will create our New Parish Directory. We thank all those who already registered and encourage others to register as well. The actual picture taking will not start until September. Check the bulletin for more details.

The second collection today is for our debt reduction.

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS AUGUST 12th & 13th 2017

4:00 pm, 7:00 am, 8:30 am, 10:30 am & 5:30 pm

The Assumption Of the Blessed Virgin Mary is on Tuesday, August 15th and IT IS a Holy Day of Obligation.  On Monday, August 14th and again on Tuesday, August 15th – we will have Confessions at 5:00 pm and Mass at 6:30 pm. 

Only announce this at the 4pm, 8:30 & 10:30 am Masses.

We have a limited supply of Divine Mercy Magnets available for purchase.  Please see Lynn & Bob Bourgeois after Mass if you are interested.  They are $5 each or 5 for $20.00

The minutes from the Pastoral Advisory Council meeting is available for review in the vestibule through August 13th.

We will be hosting a New Comers, New Parishioners Welcome Reception on Sunday, August 27th in the gym following the 10:30 am Mass.  If you are newly registered between 2015 thru 2017 and would like to attend, please call the church office and give us your name. 

The Religious Education Office will be in the vestibule after Mass for anyone needing to register for CCD or Sacramental Preparation. 

Our ongoing Faith Discussion series continues on Sunday afternoon at 3 pm and Wednesday evening at 7 pm in the PLC.

Married couples are invited to attend the Willwoods Couples Retreat, scheduled for August 26th & 27th.  Contact the church office for more details.

Starting this weekend, we will begin sign-ups for the professional photography sessions taken by Lifetouch.  The pictures taken will create our New Parish Directory.  We encourage everyone to register for a photo session.  The actual picture taking will not start until September.  Check the bulletin for more details.

The second collection next weekend will be for our debt reduction. 

The second collection today will help Fr. Sampson’s mission in the Diocese of Batticaloa, Sri Lanka.  Please be generous as the missions rely on our prayers and financial assistance. 

 


Our Lady of Lourdes Parish - Copyright © 2007-2017
Church Address: 400 Westchester Blvd Slidell, LA 70458
Rectory Office and Mailing Address: 3924 Berkley Street Slidell, LA 70458
Parish Phone: 985-643-4137  ~  Parish Fax: 985-643-1675
Rectory Office Hours are 9:00 am - 3:00 pm weekdays
 
Mass Schedule: Daily 8:30am, Saturday Vigil 4:00 
Sunday 7:00, 8:30, 10:30, 5:30 (Youth Mass) 
 
Parishioners in the Hospital: Please call the office with the information
Eucharist for the Homebound: If you know someone that would like communion at home
please call the office and we will be glad to meet your needs