NEWS & EVENTS
Faith Formation for Children, ages 3-7. November 9th at 9:30 am at the St. Therese Worship Site: Beginning this Saturday, Nov. 9th, at the St. Therese Worship Site from 9:30
am to 11 am, the Sisters of Charity will offer the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Program for children between the ages of 3 to 7 in our community room. Storytelling, interactive games, art projects, and hands-on activities will highlight the dynamic, faith-filled program. Parents are welcome to accompany their children or simply drop them off and return. The program will run through May, 2020. Please call the
parish office to register.
Youth Ministry: There will be a Young Adult Mass on Sunday, November 10th at 10:30 am at the St. Therese Worship Site. Light refreshments will be served following the Mass.
Prayer Intentions: November 11th is Veteran’s Day. Let’s keep all veterans in our prayers in Thanksgiving and peace.
Remembering all of the Faithful Departed:
Sunday, Nov. 17th at 12 noon Mass—St. Rocco Memorial Mass at St. Therese
Sunday, Nov. 24th at 12 noon Mass—Mandarin Group Memorial Mass at St. Therese
Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them. May they rest in peace. Amen.
May their souls and the souls of the faithful departed through the mercy of God rest in peace. Amen.
St. Barbara Knights of Columbus Meeting: The St. Barbara Knights of Columbus will meet on Monday, November 11th at 7:00 pm in the Parish Center. The KC’s sandwich ministry will resume on Saturday, November 16th at 9:00 am. Everyone is invited to come and help us make sandwiches for the Port Ministries.
Calling All Liturgical Ministers at St. Mother Teresa of Calcutta Parish: Our annual gathering will be on Saturday, November 16th beginning at Noon with a complimentary lunch at the St. Barbara gym and ending with the 5:00 pm Sunday Vigil Mass. Fr. Bradley
Zamora, graduate of St. Barbara and Liturgy Professor at Mundelein Seminary will guide us through the day. The topic is “Encountering Christ through Liturgy”. Please reserve the date and plan to join us for a wonderful day of prayers, fellowship, renewal and sharing!
For those of you who are not liturgical ministers yet, but feel you are called to join a new liturgical ministry, you are most welcome to speak with Fr. Francis or Fr. Lucas. We would love to have you joining our ministries.
Youth Gathering: The next parish Youth event will be on Saturday, Nov. 16th, beginning with the 5 pm Vigil Mass followed by food, sharing and games in the Lower Halll and Gym at St. Barbara. All 7th, 8th and high school students are invited.
Mini-Conference: Dominican University is hosting a Mini-Conference entitled “Beautiful Body: The Theology of the Body”on Saturday, November 16th, from 3:30-8:30 pm.
Cost is $10.00 with supper included.