Today we celebrate the Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ the King. Today’s celebration concludes the last Sunday in Ordinary Time and the liturgical year, as we have listened to the words of Christ from the Gospel of Matthew, Cycle A. The Church has established a three year cycle, A, B, C, in which we… Read more
Hearts & Holly Bazaar
8:00AM – 3:00PM
The bazaar features premier local artists and their unique handcrafted gifts and home decor. Taste the creations from our famous Homemade Holiday Cookie Booth and enjoy our wonderful menu of homemade refreshments. We will have fresh poinsettias, wreaths, and holiday decorations.
Your $1.00 raffle ticket could win:
40″ Samsung Flat Screen HDTV, Weber Gas Grill, iPad Air (16GB), Amazon Kindle Fire HD, XBox 360 Starter Bundle, $200 Gift Card to Score/Pietros
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This new app for iPhone and Android smart phones will help us connect in community, grow in our Catholic faith and invite others to join in the journey.
Strengths Discovery is especially designed for teens not only to discover their God given talents but also to explore how God is calling them to use their talents throughout their lives.
Strength’s Discovery is OLC’s version of the Gallup Organizations’ Strengths Quest program based on the Clifton Strengths Finder Assessments.
This same knowledge has proven invaluable to the many adults who have participated in the Living Your Strengths program; we feel it will be a true gift to our teens as well!
In our culture, the Church’s voice is one among many; yet, as believers, we hold that the Church has something of particular importance to say, indeed, something of eternal importance for our lives. For that reason we need to know what the Church is saying amid the vast body of sound which surrounds us. We… Read more
Strategic Planning Map If you recall, the first weekend of June of this year we rolled out the Strategic Planning Map for OLC. This weekend we are reintroducing the map to the parish to explain the purpose and are inviting all parishioners to study the center of the map. How Did We Get Here? In… Read more
November is Stewardship Month November 2-8 is National Vocations Awareness Week This week, especially, we pray for those who are considering vocations to the priesthood, diaconate and consecrated life. We also pray for those who support them: families, educators, mentors, and benefactors. Discerning your vocation will determine your response to God’s call to holiness. Holiness… Read more
We are on the verge of October 31, a day I thoroughly revel in and anticipate. Scary movies (classics, not slashers) on TV, reading and re-reading ghost stories, gorging on “fun-size” candy bars all lend to the enjoyability of the holiday. But is the celebration of a holiday that entails reference to ghosts, ghouls, and… Read more
In the Gospel this week we see that Jesus is becoming frustrated that there remain some people who won’t listen to Him. At the core of His frustration is that Jesus wants us to acknowledge God through Him, even in the face of persecution and ridicule. Even when we are in a state of sinfulness,… Read more