Entries for November 2017
A Catholic Perspective On End-of-Life Issues
On Saturday, December 2 at All Saints Parish (Annex Auditorium) from 10am—2pm to learn about the Church’s stance on cremation, anatomical donation and more. To reserve your place today, please contact April Esenwah at firstname.lastname@example.org.
IHM will collect winter coats, sweaters, sweatshirts, hats, gloves, scarves or any warm clothing between now and November 26. Please put your new or gently used clothing donations in the container by Weber Hall. Thanks in advance for your care and consideration.
IHM will host an Advent Prayer Breakfast for women on Saturday, December 2 starting after the 8:00 am Mass. Denise Bossert, an IHM parishioner who is also a syndicated columnist, author and expert on Sacred sites in the Holy Land, will be the guest speaker. Join us for an interesting and inspirational beginning to the Advent season. There is no charge for this event but please make a reservation by calling the parish office, 636-398-5270, or sign-up in the narthex.
Join us for a morning of listening, sharing, prayer and reflection.
The breakfast will take place in the Grand Hall, following Mass at 8:00 am
Christmas Quilt Chances on Sale
$2 each or 3 for $5
Plan to sing with New Melle’s most fun group, the Community Choir, at our Christmas event.
Date: Saturday, November 25, from 5-7pm. Music begins around 4:30.
Practices: There are two, both at IHM in church: Sunday, November 19 at 2pm Wednesday, November 22 at 7pm
Costume: Wear something that reeks of the holiday season: Santa hats, reindeer antlers, or (my personal favorite) an angel’s halo. Do you have battery operated lights to wear? Do it! This is a fun, casual event for all of New Melle!
Please call or email with your name so I’ll make sure to have music for you! Marilyn O&rsqu...
Sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of West St. Charles County
November 16, 2017—4:00pm to 8:00pm
IHM Grand Hall
RSVP to Gayle at 314-330-8707 or email@example.com
Jake’s Field of Dreams is our focus charity. We will have raffles, music and giveaways! A Yeti Cooler is up for raffle and many independent consultants will be there to sell makeup, jewelry, home goods and unique crafts. FREE admission.
Please consider sharing the gift of Thanksgiving Pie with the people of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Food Pantry in the city of St. Louis. The pantry volunteers provide Thanksgiving dinner for many people and need some help. Last year they served 1500 Thanksgiving meals! Please bring your pies (nothing that needs to be refrigerated) to the narthex on Monday, November 20. The pantry also accepts monetary donations. The pies will be picked up early Tuesday, November 21. Thank you for your generosity!