What you need to know from this weekend’s bulletin:
Congratulations to our Newly-Baptized
In your charity, join us in praying for the newest members of our parish community and of the universal Church who will be baptized this weekend: Addison C., Carter C., Cayla G., Reese L., Jaelene L., Claire P., Reece T., Luke S., and Liam V. Welcome to the Body of Christ!
Oremus – New
Come and join Oremus on Monday, February 11 at 6 p.m. (and every 2nd Monday of the month) to pray the Vespers, the evening prayer of the Liturgy of the Hours. If you want to join but cannot make it to church, email Heather at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Praise & Adoration Night – New
All are invited to come and join us at our first Praise & Adoration Night, happening on Friday, February 15 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Fr. Pilmaiken will be offering some reflection and our NET missionaries will lead praise & worship. If you have any questions, please contact Sandy at email@example.com.
Business Manager at St Michael’s
St. Michael’s is looking for a full-time business manager to oversee the efficient management of the business office and operations of St. Michael’s Catholic Community. We thank Deacon Art for his 2.5 years as the part-time manager. The application deadline is Monday, February 18 at noon. For more information please visit saintmichael.ca/jobs.
Last Dates for 2019: 60th Anniversary Photo Directory
Having yourself or your family photographed for our new photo directory is free, and families who participate will receive a free copy once it is published. Last dates for photo
Women’s Ministry Lenten Retreat – New
All women in the parish are invited to a Lenten retreat on Thursday, February 21, to be led by Fr. George. The retreat will be at the Day Chapel, beginning at 7 p.m. If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Knights of Columbus
Charity Appeal Tickets: the Knights will be selling tickets for their Annual Charities Appeal after the weekend Masses. Buy a ticket for $5 each for a chance to win a Ford F-150 truck.
Expression of Interest (EOI) for New & Current Committees
Did you miss the Open House last month? Stop by the display this weekend and chat with the parish leaders who participated in developing our Mission and Vision. You will learn about our plan which includes a number of goals, including establishing eight new and renewed committees — committees that need your talent, energy, and experience. If you’re interested in shaping the future of St. Michael’s, we are excited to have you: please let us know by completing an Expression of Interest at saintmichael.ca/vision or by completing the attached form in the back of the bulletin. Deadline to submit an EOI is Sunday, February 10.
Catholic Women’s League
- All CWL members are reminded of the monthly meeting happening this Tuesday, February 12 at 7:30 p.m. All women parishioners of St. Michael’s are also invited.
- The CWL is raising funds for their annual National Convention hosted this year in Calgary. Parishioners are welcome to purchase fish and meat products after Mass. Deadline to place orders is Tuesday, February 12, with delivery on Tuesday, February 26 — just in time for Lent! Spa packages are also available for that special someone for Mothers’ Day. Order online by visiting bit.ly/saintmichaelcwl.
The Vanier Way
Join filmmaker-producer Kevin Dunn for a screening and Q&A on The Vanier Way: a film on how a visit to
You Can Help Marriages & Families Stay Together
By taking the Retrouvaille program, married couples can learn to use practical communication tools to bring greater intimacy to their relationship. The spring program begins on March 8-10. For more details or to register, visit www.helpourmarriagecalgary.com.
Women’s Ministry: 33 Days to Merciful Love – New
The Women’s Ministry invites you to this study on Fr. Michael Gaitley’s 33 Days to Merciful Love. This study explores new material on the heart of St. Thérèse of Lisieux’s Little Way, uncovering the power of trust in the face of personal darkness, laying the foundation for a personal consecration to Divine Mercy. When: Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. or 7 p.m., beginning March 14. To register, visit saintmichael.ca/faithformation.
Spirit of Truth Prayer Group
The Spirit of Truth prayer group provides an intimate way to nurture your relationship with Jesus through praise and worship, Scripture reflection, and faith enrichment contemplation, strengthening you as a disciple and a medic. Experience the fruits of the Holy Spirit by joining us in the Day Chapel on Monday evenings from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Bulletin: 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time, , 1.44 MB