Pancake & Sausage Breakfast

The Knights of Columbus are sponsoring a Pancake and Sausage Breakfast on Sunday, October 26 from 7:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon in the St. Mary's Activity Center.  All proceeds donated at the breakfast will go to support the Taylor Thomas Scholarship Fund.  All are invited to attend to support this cause. 
Attachments:
Download this file (Taylor Thomas Scholarship Fund.pdf)Taylor Thomas Scholarship Fund.pdf [ ] 254 kB

Adoption Awareness Mass

The Adoption Awareness Ministry at Our Lady of Lourdes will he hosting a special celebration at Mass on Sunday, November 16th at 10:30 a.m..   Please join us as we celebrate this special ministry and honor families who have been blessed by Adoption. All are welcome.

Sisterhood of Our Lady


 
 
 

GIFT Stewardship

What's ReMembering Church?

ReMembering Church is a program of friendship and support for those who have left active practice in the Catholic Church and are considering a return.  See more information and the complete nine week program schedule on the Formation tab above and click ReMembering Church. Feel complete to sign up online or show up at one of the sessions.  The program is on Wednesdays from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. in the St. Mary's Elementary School.  The first session is September 17th and ends on November 19th.  Questions can be directed to the Parish Office, 620.231.2135.  We extend a welcoming hand to inactive Catholics who may be thinking about a return and invite you to join us at any time.

Religious Vocations

Our Lady of Lourdes is blessed to have six men from our parish going to a seminary.  Deacon Josh Evans, Gabriel Greer, Andrew Dellasega, Aaron Gouvion and Austin Kratz are studying to be priests in the Diocese of Wichita.  Mike Leiker is studying for the Diocese of Salina and Anna Wishall is now a novice with the Dominican Sisters of Hawthorne. See the attachment for photographs and where they are studying.    Please continue to remember them in your prayers.
Attachments:
Download this file (Seminarian Bulletin Insert 2014.pdf)Seminarian Bulletin Insert 2014.pdf [ ] 189 kB

All School Reunion Save the Date

St. Mary's Colgan All School Reunion will be held the weekend of July 10-12, 2015.  Save the date and watch for more details in the late fall and early spring.

Faith Forward Come to the Table

Our Lady of Lourdes has embarked on a three part Strategic Plan -  parish, St. Mary's Colgan Catholic Schools and St. Pius X Catholic Student Center.  The attached information gives more details and shares the leadership team.  Mark your calendar to attend the Faith Forward Sunday on September 7 at 6:30 p.m. for a parish listing session that is open to all parishioners. Please contact  Frances Mitchelson, Director of Parish Relations at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 620-231-2135. We appreciate your prayers for the success of our strategic planning process.
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Download this file (1.jpg)Faith Forward Overview [ ] 602 kB
Download this file (2.jpg)Faith Forward Leadership [ ] 1634 kB
Download this file (3.jpg)Faith Forward FAQ [ ] 805 kB

PSR First Confession & First Communion Schedule

Attention parents of 2nd graders in public schools – PSR FIRST CONFESSIONS AND FIRST COMMUNION SCHEDULE
Young people who are preparing for these sacraments of Reconciliation and Eucharist will gather with their parents/parent at St. Mary’s Elementary School Commons from 6:30 - 7:45 p.m. for a time to learn and grow together. Please contact the Parish Office at 620-231-2135 with any questions.
PSR FIRST RECONCILIATION PREPARATION
MON October 13 Session 1  
MON October 27 Session 2  
MON November 10 Session 3  
MON November 17 Session 4  
MON December 1 Session 5
THURS December 4           PSR First Reconciliation Service
PSR FIRST COMMUNION PREPARATION  Dates Coming Soon. Classes begin in February 2015.  
     
     
     
SUN April 19 First Communion Masses 10:30 AM,  12:00 NOON or 2:00 PM

Adorers Needed

We are in need of adorers at 7 AM on Monday, 4 AM on Tuesday morning, 5 PM on Thursday and Noon on Friday. Other times are also available as well. If you would like to take one of these times or to find other possibilities, please email Ashley Braden at

Schedules

Weekend Masses
Saturday 5:30pm
Sunday 7,9,10:30am 12pm, 2pm (Spanish)

Weekday Masses
Monday-Friday 6:30am
Tue-Sat 8:00am

Confessions
Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat 7:30-7:55am
Sat 4:00-5:15

Eucharistic Adoration
6am Monday - 5pm Friday

Ministry Schedule

Parish Priests

Fr. Michael E. Baldwin
Pastor


Fr. Rick Kotrba
Associate Pastor/
St. Mary's Colgan Schools Chaplain

Fr. Adam Keiter
Associate Pastor/
Chaplain St. Pius X Catholic Student Center