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THANK YOU to all who donated cash, food and time for our Thanksgiving Food baskets. Our Lady’s Pantry distributed 33 food baskets to needy families in our Community.
OLQM Join us in decorating our church for Christmas. All are welcome! Thursday December 21st 6:30PM
The “Christmas Flower Offering” envelope can be found with your December budget packet. These funds help the parish decorate the church for the Christmas Season. Please return them during Advent. A special flyer will acknowledge the intentions and dedications of our donors, as we keep them on the altar to remind us to pray for our relatives and friends in eternity.
Giving Tree Holy Family Parish will be sponsoring a “Giving Tree" to benefit the residents of The Haven of Grace. (The Haven of Grace is a long term transitional housing program for women in need). This event will begin the first Sunday of Advent. We invite parishioners of HF,SH, and OLQM to participate. The tree will be located in the back of HF Church and can be picked up after the 5pm mass on Sat. The unwrapped gifts should be placed after the 5pm mass on Saturday December 16th. A list of suggested items includes: Curling Irons, Hair Dryers, Towels, Sheets (Twin Sets), Pillows, Blankets (Twin Size), Laundry Basket, laundry detergent, Cleaning Supplies, Notebooks & Journals, Backpacks, Pocket Books, Wallets, Christian books and CD’s, Sweat Suits (Sizes 5to 2X), Toiletries
November Winners of the Pot o Gold Club $100 #73 Tedio Ciavarini $50 #162 William Dundulis Jr. $50 #76 Claudette & Cathy Fontaine
Welcome to our Parish Families We would like to welcome the following Children into our Parish Families: -Ryder and Deryk Loiselle sons of Ronald and Alyscia Loiselle Baptized on June 18th -Bryson and Xander Cote sons of Brian and Danielle Cote Baptized on September 9th -Logan Simanski son of Michael and Debra Simanski Baptized on October 29th -Oralee Lissade daughter of Gregory Lissade and Ornessa Hyppolit Baptized on October 29th
Our parish families extend our prayerful condolences & sincere sympathies to the families of:
Gertrude A. Garand
Rita M. Marcotte
ROSARY DEVOTION & BENEDICTION Join us at OLQM on Wednesday Evenings as we pray the Rosary together at 7PM. It includes about 20 minutes of private quiet devotion before the Blessed Sacrament. Pray the Rosary at 8AM on Wednesdays at Sacred Heart Church
The first Sunday of each month is our pantry Sunday.We thank all who have remembered Our Lady’s Pantry during the year and during these summer months. The protein foods, like peanut butter, meats, stews and tuna are always needed. All shelf stable foods are gratefully accepted. Our Lady's Food Pantry is open every Tuesday and Thursday, 1:30 to 2:30. Next to (and in the rear) of the Rectory.
Mass Intentions for OLQM
Mass Intentions for Sacred Heart
Mass Intentions for Holy Family
OLQM Sanctuary Candle December 10-16 In Memory of Edgar Chapdelaine By his Wife & Family
December 17-23 For the Health & Recovery of Norm Giguere By the Spooner Family
Sacred Heart Sanctuary Candle December 3 - 9 In Memory of David & Mary Giroux