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Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord

Posted on November 20, 2020 in: General News

Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord
Mass Monday-Saturday, 8:00am, Church Saturday 4:00pm Vigil Mass Sunday, 7:30, 9:30am Reconciliation Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 7-8:30pm Saturday after morning Mass, 8:45am Bible Study Sunday readings study with Shawn Mueller Wednesdays after daily Mass (8:45am), Weber Hall Feast of the Immaculate Conception December 8 Holy Day Masses at 8:00am and 7:00pm Advent Concert Friday, December 11, 7:00pm , Church Advent Prayer Breakfast Saturday, December 12, 8:45am, Grand Hall Rorate Caeli Candlelight Mass Monday, December 14, 6:45am, Church...

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Candlelight Rorate Caeli Mass

Posted on November 20, 2020 in: General News

Candlelight Rorate Caeli Mass
6:45am Monday, December 14, Church The Rorate Caeli Mass is a traditional Advent devotion in which a Mass in honor of the Blessed Virgin Mary for Advent is offered just before dawn, with no lighting other than candles on the altar, windowsills, and handheld. Those who attend can expect to be rewarded with a uniquely beautiful Mass. The Mass takes its title, Rorate Caeli (“Drop down dew, ye heavens”) from the initial Latin words of Isaiah 45:8. In the dimly lit setting, priest and faithful prepare to honor the Light of the world, Who is soon to be born, and...

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Giving Tree

Posted on November 13, 2020 in: General News

Giving Tree
Gift Angels will be on the tree beginning the weekend of November 28/29. All gifts need to be returned to church no later than December 13 (some will be marked for return before that date). Thanks to everyone who will participate in this yearly effort (especially important this year!)—your generosity helps give to others the joy of the Christmas season. God bless all of you! P.S. The church is open during the week if you care to pick up a gift angel then

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Warm Clothing Collection

Posted on November 13, 2020 in: General News

Warm Clothing Collection
IHM will collect blankets, winter coats, sweaters, sweatshirts, hats, gloves, scarves or any warm clothing until December 6. Please put your new or gently used clothing donations in the container by Weber Hall. Thanks in advance for your care and consideration.

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Birthright Christmas Cards

Posted on November 13, 2020 in: General News

Birthright Christmas Cards
Inside Verse: Wishing you joy, peace, and God’s Many blessings The Pro-Life Committee will be selling Birthright Christmas cards after all Masses the weekends of November 28/29 and December 5/6. Please consider supporting Birthright when planning your Christmas card purchases. Cost is $7 for a box of 10 cards.

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Wreaths Across America

Posted on November 13, 2020 in: General News

Wreaths Across America
REMEMBER the Fallen HONOR those who Serve TEACH our children the value of freedom The New Melle VFW and VFW Auxiliary is a proud sponsor of Wreaths Across America at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery and other National Cemeteries across the country. We are also involved in placing wreaths at local cemeteries, including veterans buried at Immaculate Heart of Mary cemetery. New Melle VFW and VFW Auxiliary has made it our mission to honor and remember as many heroes as possible with a remembrance wreath. You can help by sponsoring a wreath, getting your employer inv...

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End of Life Planning

Posted on November 13, 2020 in: General News

End of Life Planning
The Roman Catholic Foundation will host a new series of three LIVE educational webinars about end-of-life planning. This new series will have different presenters and will once again be free to parishioners. The dates and times for the webinars are: Principles of Catholic Bioethics - November 17, 7pm - presented by Rev. Donald E. Henke Legacy Planning - November 19, 7pm - presented by Mr. Raymond Kreinkamp and Mr. Michael W. Weisbrod Catholic Funeral Planning - December 2, 7pm - presented by Rev. Donald T. Anstoetter Each live webinar will begin at 7pm. You can re...

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Encountering our Incarnate Lord in Advent and Christmas
Please join us Saturday, December 12, beginning with 8am Mass followed by FREE breakfast and presentation in the Grand Hall ALL are welcome! Registration required—please sign up in Narthex

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Considering Catholicism

Posted on September 17, 2020 in: General News

Considering Catholicism
Ever thought about being Catholic? Know someone who might consider Catholicism? There will be an RCIA introductory gathering on Thursday, September 17th at 6:30 pm in Weber Hall. Please contact us ahead of time if you are interested or have any initial questions.

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Youth Ministry

Posted on September 17, 2020 in: General News

Youth Ministry
All teens: YM meetings will be in Founders Hall from 6:30-8pm with the following schedule: Dec 3: Wise Men and Trivia (making good choices)

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Meal Train

Posted on July 05, 2020 in: General News

Meal Train
A great way to organize emergency meals for the people of our parish! Arrival of a new baby Injuries/Surgeries Military deployment Extended illnesses Condolences Group events Please contact Kelly Meyer at meyer5853@qmcinc.org if you have any questions or would like to become a part of this ministry.

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Fitness Classes

Posted on May 26, 2020 in: General News

Fitness classes at IHM on Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. over at the Founders Hall Pavilion. The class contains Low Impact, easy steps to work on cardio along with stretching, balancing and muscular endurance. First class is FREE Come, give it a try and see if it will work for you. Call anytime if you have questions. Janet Hespen 314 369 6521

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Social Distancing for the Celebration of Mass
Parishioner Guidelines for Observing Social Distancing for the Celebration of Mass  4pm Vigil Mass, 7:30am, 9:30am, 11:30am Sunday Mass. Daily Mass at 8am and Sunday Mass at 9:30am will continue to be live streamed. Daily Mass will be held at 8am in the main church. All Catholics will continue to have dispensation from their obligation to attend Mass until further notice. If you are symptomatic or have been exposed to another with the virus within two weeks, you are not permitted to enter the church. Please check your temperature before coming to Mass...

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Helping Hearts

Posted on May 01, 2020 in: General News

Helping Hearts
We are a group of IHM volunteers who wish to provide physical assistance to our neighbors who are unable to help themselves because of physical limitations. We can help with: Transportation to/from medical appointments, grocery stores and churches Install support bars for showers and tubs Install ramps for people having trouble with mobility Simple tasks: replacing lightbulbs and other simple household jobs Remove obstacles or debris: fallen tree limbs, etc. Please pick up a brochure from our IHMformation Station for phone contacts and further informat...

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The St. Vincent de Paul Society has greeting cards available. These cards are sent by the Society to a person you designate. You can have the cards sent to let them know that you have made a contribution to the local Society either in memory of their deceased loved one, as a tribute in their honor or for healing prayers prayed by members of the Society. Directions for each type of card request are on the request form, found on the bulletin board (to the right as you enter church) in the narthex. Please take a form, fill it out, and return it in the envelopes provided either in the Sunday collection or the mail. Thank yo...

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