Lent continues here at IC. Join us for Daily Mass at 8:00am, Stations of the Cross every Friday at 8:30am, Adoration every Friday from 8:30am-3:00pm, Saturday Mass at 4:00pm, and Sunday Mass at 9:30am.
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Fish Fry is every Friday during Lent from 4:00-7:00pm in the gym at 7240 Anna Avenue.
All Seniors are welcome to attend the Senior Luncheon being held in the gym on March 9th at 11:30am. The program is being sponsored by Cooperative Healthcare. Our own Larry Nations will present stretching exercises that can help you stay healthy and mobile. To RSVP call 314-644-6805 by March 6th.
There will be a Reconciliation Service on March 15th in the Church at 10:45am. All are encouraged to attend.
Join us at our Annual Irish Arts Dinner and Performance on March 21st. Gaelic Mass begins in the Church at 4:00pm with a tour of St. Louis Irish Arts at 5:00pm, Dinner at 5:30pm, and the Performance at 7:00pm. Tickets are available at both masses or online at http://www.osvonlinegiving.com/1357
Palm Sunday services are March 28th at 4:00pm and March 29th at 9:30am.
Holy Week Schedule 2015
Other Events Coming Up:
March 14th: Knights of Columbus BBQ from 10:00am-6:00pm at the Shell Station at the corner of Big Bend and Manchester
March 29th: All bottles for the Baby Bottle Brigade are due back. Even if you haven’t collected funds, please return your bottle. Checks can be made out to Ladies Auxiliary #903. All funds collected will be used to purchase ultrasound equipment to allow women considering abortion to see their unborn child.
March 29th: Free MRH High School Choir Concert in the Church at 3:00pm
Welcome to Immaculate Conception Church in Maplewood!
We hope you join us at one of our masses; Monday-Friday at 8:00am, Saturday at 4:00pm, and Sunday at 9:30am.
Coming up in February….
February 14/15 – Mass for Peace and Justice, Saturday at 4:00pm and Sunday at 9:30am
February 18 – Ash Wednesday Masses at 8:00am and 6:00pm
Fish Fry – Starting Ash Wednesday from 4:00-7:00pm and continuing every Friday throughout Lent in our Parish Hall at 7240 Anna Avenue.
Sales for the Annual St. Louis Irish Arts Dinner and Dance begin this weekend at both masses. Pre-sale prices until February 28th are $10/adult and $8/child and include Gaelic Mass at 4:00pm, Irish Arts Open House at 5:00pm, Dinner at 5:30pm, and Irish Dancing and Music at 7:00pm. On March 1st ticket prices rise to $15/adult and $10/child. Call Cori at 314-691-2136 or email at email@example.com for ticket purchases or more info. Event tickets and raffle tickets are also available at our Online Giving website at http://www.osvonlinegiving.com/1357
It is the season of Advent. Join us at IC as we prepare to celebrate Christ’s coming into our world.
Dec. 14th – 12:00-2:00pm – Brunch with Santa in the gym. $8/attendee includes brunch, a holiday craft, and photos with Santa. RSVP to Laura Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dec. 14th – All Giving Tree Gifts are due!
Dec. 20th – 9:00am-1:00pm – Parent’s Christmas Break in the gym. Do you need some free time from the children before the holidays to shop, clean house, bake cookies, or just put your feet up and relax? Drop your kids/grandkids at Parent’s Christmas Break. All kids should bring a sack lunch. Games, movies, crafts and a snack will be provided. Donations to the IC Youth will be accepted.
Dec. 21st – 11:00am – PSR First Reconciliation Mass in the church. Join us for PSR First Reconciliation and an opportunity to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation prior to Christmas. Because this is a regular class day, all PSR students should meet in their classrooms at the regular time of 10:45am
Dec. 24th – 5:30pm – Caroling in Church, 6:00pm – Christmas Eve Mass.begins
Dec. 25th – 9:30am – Christmas Day Mass
In other news…..
Don’t forget to purchase your holiday ESCRIP after mass every weekend or by stopping in the Rectory during the week.
Faith Sharing takes place every Sunday at 10:45am in the Annex. All are invited to come and talk about the weekend Mass Readings.
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Lifetouch will be photographing our parish from January 14-17th, 2015. Every family who schedules a session will receive a free IC Directory and a free 8×10 Family Portrait. Please schedule your appointment at https:/www.securedata-trans14.com/ap/immaculateconceptionchurch8/index.php?page=10
November 8: Parish Club Sausage Supper from 2:00-7:00pm in the gym. Click for menu. SAUSAGE DINNER 2014
November 15/16: All grocery items for Thanksgiving dinners for our SVDP Food Pantry are due! Deliveries can be made from 3:30-4:30pm on November 15 and from 9:00-10:00am and 10:45am-12:00pm on November 16th to the food pantry. Click for list of items needed. Thanksgiving meal letter 2014
November 17: Health Ministry Senior Lunch and Learn from 11:30am-1:30pm in the gym. Come have lunch and learn about Legal Assistance Programs for Seniors. To reserve your seat and lunch, send $5 to Immaculate Conception Health Ministry, 2934 Marshall Avenue, Maplewood, MO 63143 by November 14th.
November 23: Free Magic Show after Mass in the gym, featuring our own parish magician, Paul Rygelski. Enjoy some coffee and donuts and a little bit of magic.
November 23: 1:00-5:00pm in the gym – help us distribute Thanksgiving groceries to our Food Pantry clients. To help, call Anne in the office at 645-3307 or by email at email@example.com.
November 27: Thanksgiving Mass at 9:30am
November 29: Parent’s Christmas Break from 4:00pm-8:00pm. Drop off your children to be entertained while you take time to do some holiday shopping, clean house, or just put your feet up and relax! We will also wrap your gifts for you! Donations to our IC Youth group will be accepted. Parents Christmas Break 2014
November 30: Advent Wreath Potluck in the gym at 4:00pm. All are welcome, just bring a side dish to share. Wreath making items will be available.
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