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9323 Highway 165 South, Woodworth, Louisiana
2120 Coulee Crossing, Woodworth, LA 71485 Mailing Address: P. O. Box 408 Telephone: (318) 445-7554 firstname.lastname@example.org
Rev. John Pardue, Pastor
Church Office Hours: TWTh 8:00-noon (318) 487-9894 Secretary/Bookkeeper: Laura Callico, email@example.com Cantor/Music Director: Priscilla Gadel, firstname.lastname@example.org
Church Mailing Address: P. O. Box 408
Second Sunday of Advent, December 5, 2010
Saturday, December 4 4:00 pm Mass - Murriel Jones + Sunday, December 5 8:00 am Mass - Msgr. J. Guy Lemoine, Guy and Rosa Lemoine, Jack and Alma Lohman + 9:00 am - “Lectio Divina” in Hall 5:30 pm Mass - For the People Monday, December 6 No Mass 6:00-7:00 pm - Cub Scout Meeting - Hall Tuesday, December 7 7:00 am Mass - Rex Ragland 6:00 pm - Anticipation Mass Wednesday, December 8 - Feast of the Immaculate Conception 6:00 pm Mass - Joseph Andre Busch, Sr. + No CCD classes 7:00 pm - RCIA (instead of 6:00 pm) Thursday, December 9 7:00 am Mass - Murriel Jones + Christmas tree decorating after Mass - Hall 5:30 pm - Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament Friday, December 10 7:00 am Mass - John Wilkerson Saturday, December 11 4:00 pm Mass - Laurie Ogaard + Sunday, December 12 8:00 am Mass - Valorie Clayton + 5:30 pm Mass - For the People
Sunday, December 5 at 9:00 am Cumella Hall Father John will present a teaching on this ancient form of prayer and meditation on Sacred Scripture. It is possible to reap many benefits from this form of prayer, which is easy to learn and spiritually enriching. This is an excellent way to begin the new Church year. Coffee and donuts will be served. FEAST OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION Vigil Mass Tuesday, December 7, 6:00 pm Feast Day Mass Wednesday, December 8, 6:00 pm (There will be no 7:00 am Mass Wednesday morning.) SUCCESSFUL VIGIL Thank you to those who participated in last Saturday evening’s Vigil for All Nascent Life. I was quite pleased with the turnout. Thank you, also, to those who were unable to attend but joined us in spirit as we prayed with the Pope for all unborn life. - Father John
MMJ CHRISTMAS PARTY Sanctuary Candle burns in memory of Msgr. J. Guy Lemoine Friday, December 10 6:00 pm Cumella Hall PASTORAL COUNCIL MEETING Tuesday, December 14 6:00 pm in Cumella Hall Last weekend to sign up in the vestibule. Indicate number attending and whether you will provide a salad, a vegetable dish, or a dessert.
REGULAR COLLECTION 11/28/10 Average Weekly Expenses Last Qtr Last Weekend’s Collection Building Fund (gifts since 7/1/10) $2,846.00 $2,428.00 $20,704.20
PENANCE SERVICES AT AREA CHURCHES Thursday, Dec 2 at 6:30 pm at St. Rita Wednesday, Dec 15 at 6:30 pm at Prompt Succor DRAWING FOR LSU RAFFLE
Thank you for your generosity! The St. Joseph Altar Society in Marksville is sponsoring a raffle for a chance to win more than $1,000 worth of LSU tailgating merchandise. Tickets are $5 each or 3 for $10. Call 253-7561 to purchase tickets. Drawing will be December 17. ADVENT MISSION IN MANY St. John the Baptist Church in Many will hold an Advent Mission led by Fr. Jim Sichko of the Diocese of Lexington, Kentucky, Sunday through Tuesday, December 5-7 from 7:00-8:00 pm each evening. Fr. Sichko, an exceptional homilist, is a dynamic, high-energy speaker. His talks are spiritual and uplifting. Everyone is invited to attend and to join Fr. Jim afterwards for a social in the St. John’s cafeteria. For more information, call the church office at 256-5680. 2011 CALENDARS AVAILABLE The beautiful 2011 Catholic Extension Calendars are available in the vestibule. One per family, please. READINGS FOR NEXT WEEKEND Is 35: 1-6a, 10; Jas 5: 7-10; Mt 11: 2-11
CHURCH INFORMATION WEEKEND MASSES: Saturday 4:00 pm. Sunday 8:00 am & 5:30 pm WEEKDAY MASSES: 7:00 am Tuesday thru Friday. HOLY DAY MASSES: as announced. FIRST SATURDAY MASS: 9 am in Honor of the Blessed Mother. BAPTISM PREPARATION: e-mail or call pastor to schedule. MARRIAGE PREPARATION: e-mail or call pastor to schedule first appointment at least six (6) months in advance. FUNERAL SERVICES: only the funeral home may schedule. When making arrangements, have director call pastor personally. CONFESSION: 30 mins before weekend Masses; any time on request ANOINTING OF THE SICK: Upon request. HOSPITALIZATION: e-mail or call pastor at any time, give patient’s name, hospital and room number. SERIOUS ILLNESS, DEATH, DYING: call pastor at any time. OF COUNSEL TO OUR PASTOR PASTORAL COUNCIL: Butch Doiron, Brad Gadel, Priscilla Gadel, Runnie Hunter, Rodney Lamkin, Bobbie Long, Grant Ogaard FINANCE COUNCIL: Ed Carroll; Chuck Reich, Trustee; Pat Brister; Gary Delaney, Trustee
Mary, Mother of Jesus Parish Penance Service Monday, December 20th 6:00 pm FEAST OF OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE MASS Hispanic Ministry will celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe with a Mass Sunday, December 12 at 12:30 pm at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral. Bishop Ronald Herzog will be the main celebrant for the Mass, with other priests in the diocese concelebrating. A reception will follow at the St. Frances Cabrini Activities Building on Texas Avenue.
WE PRAY FOR THOSE AMONG US ... ACUTELY ILL: Beverly Aleshire, Lovie Bennett, Marie Busch, Frances deLaunay, Walter Deptula, Jr., Judy John, Robert Hall, Janice Lohman, Donald Parker, Sean Redmond, Caroline Roy, Chuck Saucier, Coralie Tano, Connie Ray Teutsch, Gary Treme. SICK OR RECOVERING: Pat Boudreaux, Andre Busch, Anna M. Busch, Barbara Busch, Joseph T. A. Busch, Juanita Busch, Kevin Busch, Thomas Busch, Linda Butler, Ed Carroll, George Coker, Betty Daigle, Kenneth Desoto, Butch Doiron, Andre Dupre, Patsy Fremin, Linder Holland, Brenda Holloway, Richard Kelly, Sean Lemoine, Audrey Lowe, Boo Maddox, Merlyn Maillian, Sr. Regis Maillian, Clementine Matherne, Michael McGuire, Michelle McGuire, Yessica McGuire, Phillip Morris, LaVern Moser, Gayle Odum, James Odum, Dana Parker, Mary Reed, Karen Rambo Roberts, Francis Snoddy, Timmy Wise. HOMEBOUND: Susan Brouillette, Anita Guillot, Jane and Michael Juneau, Janice Lohman. (Use a pew envelope to add or remove names or call Laura at 487-9894.)