November 2018

Nov 1, 2018

Responding to God’s Call to Love & to Serve

Thank you to all the parishioners who have completed and submitted their Commitment Card to the church.  As a reminder, all commitments need to be submitted to the church no later than November 11 in order to be accounted for in the final Summary report.  Please complete and submit your card to the church even if you are unable to make a change to your current level of giving.  If you have any question please contact the parish office at 633-5559.

 

Training for all current Greeters and anyone interested in becoming a Greeter will be November 11th after the 11am Mass. We are in need of some more volunteer greeters.  This is a mandatory training.  We will be going over some security procedures.

 

Proclaimer Training—Training for all current proclaimers and anyone interested in becoming a proclaimer will be after all Masses on the weekend of November 10/11.  The new proclaimer handbooks will be ld like to sign-up for the Proclaimer Ministry contact Tricia Faber at 234-0311 or tfaber @divineredeemer.net or parish office 633-5559.handed out at that time . If you have any question, contact Rick Lentz at rick.lentz46@gmail.com or by phone: 650-3261.  If you wou

 

Blood Drive—Sunday, November 11 be sure to sign up!

 

A Remembrance Mass will be held on Monday, November 12 in memory and honoring those who have died this past year.  The Mass is at 6:30 PM with a reception to follow in the  Community Center.  All are welcome to attend.  

 

In November, we remember and pray for our deceased family members and friends.  You may add their names to the lists that will be at each door of the church. They will be placed by the tabernacle and remembered in our Prayers of the Faithful. Names may be added directly  to the list throughout the month. 

 

Divine Redeemer Catholic School fifth graders will lead an All Community Rosary on Friday, November 9th at 2:30pm in the Rosary Garden. All parishioners are welcome to attend.

 

Pizza Palz Old Chicago Cards...Divine Redeemer Catholic School is selling Old Chicago Pizza Palz Cards. They are available in the front office of the school and at the Scrip table after weekend masses.  They are $11.00 per card and can be exchanged for any pizza up to $25 in value. They are a great deal.

 

Boy Scout Troop 27 will be having a flag retirement ceremony on Veteran’s Day, Sunday, Nov 11, after 11am Mass.  All are invited to attend. If you have flags that need disposal, please look for the box in the Church or Community Center. 

 

Boy Scout Troop 27 will be selling it’s Holiday Greenery again this year. Sales will start November 4-5 and run through November 10-11. Delivery will be December 1-2 & December 8-9.

 

SAVE THE DATE ...Here at DR Community Center—November 17 @ 3PM

  • Catholic Teaching on end of Life Issues by Deacon Doug Flinn
  • The Importance and Impact of a Planned Gift & The Catholic Legacy Society by Jamie Crane
  • Simple Steps to Planning Your Funeral Arrangements by Dignity Memorial

 

Annual  Parish Bake Sale—After all Masses on November 17/ 18. 

All proceeds from the bake sale will go to the  Divine  Redeemer Food Pantry to help with the Thanksgiving Baskets. Please bring baked goods to the Community  Center before Mass and sign in for a chance to win a “Surprise Basket.” If you would like to help or have questions contact Sonia Azzopardi at 596-8677. Thanks & God Bless