Posts from November 2018

Posts from November 2018

Help Decorate the Chalice Christmas Tree

Beginning on the first Sunday of Advent, parishioners will have the opportunity to help support those in need by purchasing a $5 ornament for the Chalice Christmas tree. Funds will be used to purchase items including farm animals, seeds, school supplies, food and vitamins. Please note: Tax receipts will NOT be issued for this $5 donation. If you wish to make a larger…

Christmas Flowers

Donations towards the purchase of flowers for the altar in memory of your deceased relatives & friends are welcome. Please use the designated offering envelope in your box next weekend, or pick up the specially marked envelopes located on the mezzanine. Please Note: The names of loved ones will not be printed in the bulletin this year. There are many people being…

Introducing… Family Ministry!

Introducing an exciting new ministry at St. Maurice Parish! Family Ministry SUPPORTING FAMILIES BY FOSTERING COMMUNITY, GROWING IN OUR LOVE FOR GOD AND CELEBRATING OUR CATHOLIC FAITH TOGETHER. Family Ministry was formed to create opportunities for families of all ages to connect with other families within the parish and deepen our faith life together. Ministry events…

Christmas Postage Stamps

A message from the CWL The Catholic Women’s League would like to inform you of the following information concerning “Christmas Postage Stamps.” On November 2, Canada Post issued its 2018 Christmas stamp. A more contemporary and simple sort of folk art has been chosen this year. Away in a Manger, has at the centre, baby Jesus nestled in his crib with the Christmas Star…

Christmas Eve Pageant

This year’s Christmas Eve pageant will be held at the 4:30pm Mass on Christmas Eve. If any or all of your children are interested in participating, we will be having our first meeting on Nov. 25th directly after the 9 am Mass. We will meet by the statue of Mary right after Mass for sign up and more information. If you have any questions, please contact Ruth:…

The Holy Hour: Almsgiving Project

The Holy Hour is holding its annual Almsgiving Project throughout the month of November. We invite you to remember your deceased family members and loved ones by making a donation to CAREFOR. Carefor Health and Community Services is a registered charity home health care and community support service to the residents of Eastern Ontario. Carefor, established in 1898, was…