Holy Family Catholic Church ~ McGregor, MN

Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church ~ McGrath, MN

Handicapped Accessible

March 17 – 24

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Stations of the Cross and Soup Supper during Lent
Will be on Thursdays during Holy Hour from 5-6 p.m. at Holy Family.  Soup Supper will be following Stations.

CCW Meetings at Holy Family:

No “formal” CCW meetings will be held at Holy Family from January through April 2019.  Our next schedule meeting will be Friday, May 10, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. in the Social Hall.  Informal meetings may be held during these months if the need arises.  Let Margaret Pavlik know of any needs for a meeting and she will put it in the bulletin and send it out to the email group list.  Thanks to all who participate and keep our organization alive in our church.

Catholic Men and Women’s Conferences

Men of Faith – Men Bearing Witness Conference
Register today for the 8th annual Catholic Men’s Conference, Men of Faith-Men Bearing Witness, scheduled for Saturday, March 9th at Marshall School in Duluth.  Paul George of Adore Ministry will be the featured speaker.  Registration is available at www.duluthcatholicmen.org.  Conference registration is $30 for registrations received on or before February 26th, and $40 for registrations received after February 26th.  Registration deadline is March 4th.

Women of Faith – Conference theme is “Fearless”
Register today for the Catholic Women’s Conference scheduled for Saturday, March 23rd at Marshall School in Duluth.  Sonja Corbitt, a gifted storyteller, will inspire listeners to take on her fears which will ultimately draw them closer to Christ.  In the afternoon there will be a panel of religious sister representing the three orders currently serving in our Diocese.  Registration deadline is March 8th.  For more information go to www.dioceseduluth.org or call the Diocese at 218-724-9111.

 

Our Lady of Fatima Chapel (McGrath) Mass Schedule:  (All Masses are at 10 a.m.)

  • March 24, 2019
  • March 31, 2019
  • April 7, 2019
  • April 14, 2019

 

Holy Hour at Holy Family Thursdays from 5-6 pm.

Adoration and Vespers – Holy Family 
Holy Family will now offer a Holy Hour every Thursday evening from 5-6 p.m.  This hour will include quiet time to be with the Lord, Vespers and Benediction.  You may come for the whole hour or just stop in for a few minutes to pray.

TO REACH FR. DAVID: Fr. David does have his email published but does not check it often. It is preferred that you email thoughts and requests to Aggie LaCore at aggie@aitkincatholic.org as she will give Fr. David all messages intended for him. He only checks his email occasionally and does not correspond with email. If you use Fr. David’s personal cell phone number, he prefers that you please use text only if possible. He will be able to respond more quickly to texts than to voice calls.

SEE FR. DAVID FORSMAN’S INTRODUCTION AND BIO ON THE STAFF PAGE UNDER HIS INFORMATION AND CLICK ON “LEARN MORE.”

BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENT: SEE OUR NEW BULLETIN ON THE “Bulletins” page. 

SEE THE “WORSHIP SCHEDULE” PAGE FOR MORE DETAILS ABOUT OUR LADY OF FATIMA AND THE UPCOMING MASS SCHEDULE.

Are you an actual member of Holy Family? You may think so because you have been attending faithfully, but have you actually ever filled out a Parish Registration form? If you are not sure, please complete a registration form and return it at your convenience. (Single young people out of school are requested to register as adult members.) An Application for Membership form can be found on the “About Us” page at the top. It is an Adobe Acrobat .pdf file which you can open and print to fill in your information and drop off at or mail to the church. You can also find these forms in the Narthex of Holy Family Church.

THE HINGE: This is the newsletter of the Duluth Diocesan Council of Catholic Women. Find it on the Ministries page–under Council of Catholic Women.