ANNOUNCEMENTS

St. Mary’s Church and Office Hours:

Monday: 1:00-4:00pm

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 8:30am-Noon; 1:00-4:00pm

Friday: 8:30am-Noon

 

  

 

            Christmas and New Years Mass Times

Christmas Eve

Monday, December 24

4:30pm Christmas Nativity Pageant

5:00pm Mass

7:30pm Mass

10:00pm Mass

Midnight Mass (12am)

 

Christmas Day

Tuesday, December 25

10:00am Mass

 

Feast of the Holy Family

Sunday, December 30

9:00am, 11:00am, 7:00pm Masses

 

New Year's Eve (Feast of the Holy Mother of God)

Monday, December 31

5:00pm

 

New Year's Day (Feast of the Holy Mother of God)

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

10:00am

 

 

 

 

  

 We Remember Our Loved Ones

Parishioners are invited to write the names of their

departed loved ones in the Book of Eternal Life which is placed on a stand to the left of the altar until November 30.

AS A PARISH, we are asked to remember all the

faithful departed in our prayers.

  

 

 

 

 

SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL POOR BOX COLLECTION:

November 10/11 after all Masses. Please consider making a donation.
Where does our money go? All of our money raised goes to support our costs

(rent, maintenance and supplies) in Red Deer to help our friends. We are 100% volunteer run with no staffing costs. We are in specific need of twin & double beds, small dressers, sheets and towels.

Please contact us at ssvp.reddeer@gmail.com or 403-597-3030.

  

 

 

Confirmation Registration

Tuesday, November 13, 7:30pm

St. Mary’s Church

Parents only

Children do not have to attend

A copy of your child’s baptism certificate is

required unless baptized at St. Mary’s.

$30.00 cash/cheque (no debit) for

Preparation Materials and Booklet

You must register ONLINE at

http://www.stmarysparishreddeer.com

and attend the Parent Orientation.

  

 

DROP IN

All parishioners 50+ are welcome to join us for cards, games,

conversation and treats on

Wednesday, November 14

1:30-4:00pm.

Bring a friend.

 

 

 

 

Baptism Seminar

Saturday, November 17, 2018, 9:00am-Noon

Register: stmarysparishreddeer.com

Please call Charmaine at the parish office to

book an appointment. 

 

 

 KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS

PANCAKE BREAKFAST

Sunday, November 18

After the 9:00am

and 11:00am Masses

Share a meal with your

parish family

Cost is $5.00 per person or

$15.00 per family

 

 

 Cookies for School Lunch Program

Cookies needed for the Kid’s Lunch Program, NO PEANUTS PLEASE.

Mark the  cookies “CWL” and put them in the parish kitchen on the

3rd Sunday of the month or drop them off at the CWL Meeting on

November  19 at 7pm.

Thank you.

 

 

 

St. Mary’s Bereavement Support Ministry

A team offers support for those who are

grieving the loss of a loved one

 Please call Cheryl at 403-340-2861

 

 

 

 Red Deer Catholic Youth Ministry

Edge Catholic Middle School Youth Group meets every Thursday except for the first Thursday of the month at

Sacred Heart Parish

7:00-8:30pm. Grades 6-9

 

If you would like to be an Edge leader or would like to be involved in Youth Ministry, High School Youth Ministry takes place at

St. Joseph and Notre Dame High Schools on a monthly basis. 

 

  

 

 

Parish Reminders

 Pre-Authorized Donations

Did you know we offer Pre-Authorized Debits from your bank account?

You can personalize your donation by choosing the Building Fund,

Together We Serve, Youth and General Fund, either monthly or bi-weekly.

 

 

 

The Women's Shelter is always in need of new ladies and

children's pajamas of all sizes.

 

 St. Patrick's School is in need of non-perishable food. Please consider donating the following items to help: Fruit cups, puddings, nut-free cereal bars, juice boxes, and cheese and cracker snack packs.

  

 

Unfortunately, there are those who will take advantage of unlocked cars with valuables inside.  Please ensure your doors are locked and keep valuables with you. Thank you in advance for your help with this!