2013 GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY BOOKS
are now available in the Parish Office for $25.
OLG Outreach Ministry
Heaven's Helping Hand, Inc. is now open Tuesday - Friday from
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The store is located at 7101 Kennedy Avenue in Hammond, IN 46323. Call
219-844-1490 for additional information.
Wendy's Family Night
Mark your calendar for out OLG Wendy's Night the 1st Thursday of each month. Wendy's at 9703 Kennedy Avenue Highland (45th and Kennedy) will continue to generously support our school by donating 15% of ALL sales between the hours of 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. NO slips are required so drive thru or stop by for dinner. Support a local retailer and OLG benefits.
GOD BLESS THE USA
Grade 2 has a goal to receive a PICTURE POST CAR from every state in the United States. Please help. Do you know someone living in or visiting another state? Send us a picture postcard with a few facts about the state.
MAIL TO: GOD BLESS THE USA
Our Lady of Grace School
3025 Highway Ave
Highland, IN 46322
States we NEED: Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Maine, Michigan Mississippi, Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia.
Altar & Rosary Spring Rummage Sale
The Altar & Rosary will be holding their spring rummage sale on Tuesday, June 11 from 9 a. m. to 6 p.m. and Wednesday, June 12 form 9a.m. to 12 noon (dollar a bag day. Drop off date for for items will be on Monday June 10, 2013. We can use wearing apparel, household items, tools, garden items, etc.
Year of Faith
Pope Benedict XVI has declared a Year of Faith, Oct. 11, 2012 - Nov. 24, 2013 inviting us to enter more deeply the "door of faith" opened to us at Baptism. Our Lady of Grace celebrates the Year of Faith 2012-2013 by offering a formation program for all parishioners, as well as catechists, teachers, youth and anyone seeking continuing education. We continue this journey on Sundays at Ephesus Home at 4.P.M and on Mondays at 6:00 P. M. in Room #1 of Our Lady of Grace School.
Marriage Preparation Weekends for 2013
The Marriage Preparation Weekends must be completed at least TWO
MONTHS before your wedding date. The cost of the Weekend is $95.00 per couple payable before the Weekend. Marriage Preparation Weekends are held at Our Lady of Grace Parish Office. The Weekends for the Marriage Preparation are June 22 & 23, and October 12 & 13. Weekend Hours are Saturday - 5 P.M. - 9:30 P. M. and Sunday 11:00 A. M Mass - 6 P. M. Please contact the Parish Office at 838-0395.
Adult Funeral Altar Servers Needed
Due to the demands of parents work schedules and other obligations, it is often difficult for our young altar servers to be available of some Masses, especially funerals. Therefore, a new ministry of altar servers is being formed. Instruction will be given and practice sessions will be Aheld. If you feel that this could be your calling, please call the Parish Office at 838-0395.
16th Annual OLG Beer Garden Festival
Festival will be held July 3rd through July 7. Shifts for volunteering are 6p.m. - 9 p.m., or 9 p.m. - 12 a.m or 6 p.m.- 12 a.m. Volunteers are needed for bartending, various booths, exit watchers. If wishing to bartend please call the Parish Office at 838-0395 and speak to Donna. You also can contact Chuck Haber at 838-9094 or James Bielak at 838-7838. For various booths you can call Lillian Haber at 838-7838. For exit watchers please call Barbara Buksar at 838-0795.
June 26 - Mystery Trip (includes 3 stops) $65. Meal included
July 30 to Aug 2 Frankenmuth $440 ddbl occupancy
Sept 17 Argon National Laboratory, $38 Meal included
For more information please contact Marge at 838-1458
Attention: School/Church Organizations
It is time toschedule meetings, activities, events, etc. for the 2013/2014 church calendar. Calendar request forms are available in the school and parish office. Please submit your request form to the Parish Office as soon as possible. Rooms are booked on a first come first served basis.