So many things to do, so little time! Can you believe that Advent is already here? This is a busy time for our parish and our families…and we have plenty going on before we break for Christmas. Be sure to take a look at our PSR and Youth Ministry offerings and get them on your calendar so you don’t miss out!
Please join us in the church or parish hall at 4:00 pm on December 24th for our Christmas Eve Family Masses. Many angels and shepherds are needed! Children and youth ages 4 to 18 years are invited to participate in the Masses as greeters, ushers, lectors as well as being part of the Gospel drama. Please complete the Online Registration Form by December 16th!
If you love to sing, please consider joining the youth choir rehearsals for these Masses on December 1st and 15th from 4:45pm-5:30pm in the choir room. Contact Jane Jackson: firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.
Please join the parish community in prayer as our First Communicants receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation on Saturday, December 12th.
There are two special events open to our Middle School youth. On Saturday, December 12th, we will be going to XLT Atlanta; and Sunday, December 20th is our social at Snow Mountain. See the Middle School Event Calendar for details.
We also have some special events for our high school teens. We will be going to Roswell Nursing Home on Friday, December 11th to entertain the residents with an Open Mike Night. On Sunday, December 13th, all teens are invited to Superheroes of Style. And our high school Christmas Extravaganza is on Sunday, December 20th. See the Youth Ministry Calendar for details.
Upcoming teen service opportunities include Breakfast With Santa on December 12-13th and Happy Birthday Santa on December 13th. See the Teen Service page on the website for details and RSVP online.
Is your teen interested in attending Catholic HEART Workcamp this Summer? A parent MUST attend an information meeting to get the permission slip before they can registerfor this mission trip. Meeting dates are:
- Wednesday, December 9 – 6:30 pm, Room 1
- Monday, December 14 – Noon, Room 7
DECEMBER PSR DATES:
- Wednesday, December 2 – Wednesday PSR
- Sunday & Wednesday, December 6 & 9 – Sunday PSR & EDGE / Wednesday PSR
- Saturday, December 12 – Middle School XLT
- Sunday & Wednesday, December 13 & 16 – Sunday PSR (No EDGE) / Wednesday PSR
- Sunday, December 20 – MS Snow Mountain Social
- Sunday & Wednesday, December 20 & 23 – No PSR or EDGE
- Sunday & Wednesday, December 27 & 30 – No PSR or EDGE
DECEMBER YOUTH MINISTRY DATES:
- Wednesday, December 2 – The Word With Friends
- Sunday, December 6 – The Word With Friends / 9th Grade Confirmation Prep
- Wednesday, December 9 – The Word With Friends / CHWC Parent Information Meeting
- Friday, December 11 – Mercy Works: Visit the Sick
- Sunday, December 13 – The Word With Friends / Master the Universe: Superheroes of Style
- Monday, December 14 – CHWC Parent Information Meeting
- Wednesday, December 16 – The Word With Friends
- Sunday, December 20 – Christmas Extravaganza