Entries for November 2018
IHM will collect winter coats, sweaters, sweatshirts, hats, gloves, scarves or any warm clothing until November 25.
Please put your new or gently used clothing donations in the container by Weber Hall. Thanks in advance for your care and consideration.
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!
How Do I Help?
Please bring your pies (nothing that needs to be refrigerated) to the narthex on Monday, November 19.
The pantry also accepts monetary donations. The pies will be picked up early Tuesday, November 20.
Thank you for your generosity!
The Pro-Life Committee will be selling Birthright Christmas cards after all Masses the weekends of November 24/25 and December 1/2. The cards come 10 in a package for $5. Please consider supporting Birthright when planning your Christmas card purchases.
The IHM Adult and Children’s Choirs will sing in the Peace Chapel at the Daniel Boone Home on Saturday, December 15 from 8- 9pm. Advance tickets are $10 (under 4 free); at the door $15.
Tuesday, December 11
Grand Hall, doors open at 6pm
Festivities commence 6:30pm
$5 pay in advance, reservation deadline Dec. 9
2 wine tickets per person (additional tickets $2 each)
50/50 raffle Snacks
Salad & Dessert
Dinner: Cuisine by the Knights of Columbus
In the spirit of the season, please donate a personal or paper product for St. Vincent de Paul
Plan to sing with New Melle’s Community Carolers at the New Melle Country Christmas tree lighting event at the Community Club!
Saturday, November 24 from 5-7pm Music begins at 4:30, be ready to sing at 4:14 under the entrance canopy of the Community Club.
4pm Sunday, November 18 in the sanctuary at Friedens Peace UCC, behind Short Stops. If you can’t make this practice, you can show up at 4:15 on the 24th. There will be extra songbooks for all who want to sing.
Wear something that has a Christmas theme and/or color. There ...
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In 2015, USAgain collected 50.7 million pounds of textiles for reuse and recycling. USAgain operates over 12,000 recycling bins in 15 states and has an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau. For more information, visit www.usagain.com OUR
BIN IS LOCATED BEHIND THE RECTORY, NEXT TO THE PAPER RECYCLING BINS
Marian Council is selling See’s Candy as a fundraiser: $20/lb for Milk or Dark Chocolate, Assorted Chocolate, Nuts and Chews, Toffee-ettes and 1½ pound box of peanut brittle.
It’s great for Thanksgiving hostess gifts, Christmas gifts, corporate gifts. Contact Jackie at 314-761-6127 to place your order, or at Masses starting November 17.
Proceeds benefit local families’ charities and the Parish.
Everyone in our community is invited!
Tuesday, November 20 @ 7pm
Friedens Peace United Church of Christ
3560 Mill St, New Melle, MO 63365