ANNOUNCEMENTS DECEMBER 8th & 9th, 2018

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

Attention!  Attention!  Attention! 

Our Lady of Lourdes adult choir has been working hard for many months preparing for our upcoming free Christmas Concert on Sunday, December 16th at 2:00 pm in the church. Father Paysse strongly encourages and invites all of our families to be present in showing solidarity with Dr. Campo and our choir for this musical treat for all ages.  Please see the insert in the bulletin.

The Blue Advent Books are available on the tables in the vestibule.

The Grief Ministry Will Not meet on Monday, December 10th.  The group wishes to encourage their ministry members to attend Fr. Cletus’ study on Revelations which will be on that same night from 6:30 to 7:30 pm in the Church.  EVERYONE is welcome to attend!

There will be a parish outing this Tuesday, December 11th.  A chartered bus will leave Lourdes and go to the Jesuit Church in New Orleans, to the Roosevelt Hotel to view the Christmas decorations, and lunch at Antoine’s.  The total cost is $57 dollars.  The group will meet at 10:00 am in the church parking lot and return by 4:00 pm.  Call the rectory if you are interested.  Only a few seats are still available. 

We will have Christmas Confessions on Wednesday, December 12th from 5:30 to 7:30 pm in the church and again on Saturday, December 15th from 9 to 10:00 am.  There is a postcard insert in the bulletin listing the Christmas Mass schedule as well as other Confession dates. 

A monthly newsletter called “Thrive” is available on the table in the vestibule.  It list the different activities of the various churches in the Slidell area.

If you took a picture for the Life Touch directory and HAVE NOT picked up your book, please call the rectory and make plans to do so.  After the first of the year, we will offer the books to anyone who may want one. 

Please consider signing up to bring the Vocation Chalice to your home. Someone from the Vocation Committee will contact you after your sign up. 

DO Not Announce at 5:30 pm Mass

Don’t forget the Northlake Performing Arts Society Christmas Concert on Sunday (today) at 2:30 pm.

The second collection today is the Retirement Fund for Religious Appeal.  This collection will help cover expenses for basic day-to-day living expenses, medicine & nursing assistance. 

 

 ANNOUNCEMENTS DECEMBER 1st & 2nd, 2018

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

 

We will be collecting donations for Christmas Flowers and Décor.  The green Christmas Flower envelopes are available on the tables in the vestibule.  The deadline to turn them in is Monday, December 10th

Please consider signing up to bring the Vocation Chalice to your home. Someone from the Vocation Committee will contact you after your sign up. 

Father Cletus’s 8 week Bible Study on the Book of Revelation starts Monday, December 3rd with an introduction.  It will be from 6:30-7:30pm in the church.  A detailed flyer is in the bulletin.

We wish to THANK all who participated in iGiveCatholic for both the church and school.  Look for the insert that gives more specific numbers both nationally and in the Archdiocese of New Orleans, the school and the church.

On Sunday, December 9th, the Northlake Performing Arts Society will have a Christmas Concert in the church at 2:30 pm.  Admission is free and donations are welcomed.  Please see the insert in the bulletin.

The second today is for our Parish Development Fund.

The second collection next weekend is the Retirement Fund for Religious Appeal.  Your consideration is appreciated.

 

 

 

 

 


Our Lady of Lourdes Parish - Copyright © 2007-2018
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