St. Therese Parish News & Events
Knights of Columbus Fish Fry
St. Therese School Gym March
23rd, 2018, 4:30pm-7pm Costs: $10 for Adults, $5 for kids 3-12, Free for 2 and under.
Menu: All you can eat
fish from Jerry's Fish Service (6 pieces for to-go orders) Savieo Mac N Cheese
Seasoned potato wedges Coleslaw Applesauce Desserts (provided by the parish)
Meals will include
All you can eat fish, 1 hot and 1 cold side, along with 1 dessert and endless
drink. Come and support our Parish at the Annual St. Therese Fish Fry!
We need help with desserts for our parish fish fry on
March 23rd, and are asking for donations from the parish. If you can help,
please contact Duane at 403-1534, and he will give you instructions for the day of the event. Thank
Women's Night of Reflection, Adoration, & Confession
you stress over the details of life? Are you anxious for the unknown future? Do you shy away from suffering? Do you fear death? Join us at St.
Patrick's Catholic Church, Arcola on
Thursday, March 22 from 7:00-8:30pm for a Lenten reflection by Fr. Ben
Muhlenkamp who will discuss how to
manage our fears and sufferings and give them to Christ. Adoration and
confession will follow the reflection. All women are welcome and this event is
free. Please email KellyAnne1811@gmail.com with any questions.
Ministry Volunteers Needed!
This year our Holy Week Masses
that we need volunteers for begin on March 29 with Holy Thursday and end on
April 1 with Easter Sunday. If you are a minister attending any of these
special Masses, please sign up on the sheets on the table in Gathering Space.
We appreciate your help!
Diocesan Mission CO-OP Program for 2018:
Bishop Rhoades has
approved Sr Millie Rose of Micindo Mistelbach School, Gulu Uganda, to conduct
this year’s Missionary Appeal in our Parish to help in their Missionary work.
We shall be hearing from Sr in due time as to the weekend she intends to
conduct this appeal in our parish.
2018 Chrism Mass
This year’s Chrism Mass on this side of
the Diocese will take place on Tuesday, March 27 at the Cathedral of Immaculate
Conception, Downtown Fort Wayne at 7.30 p.m. At this Mass the priests working
in the Diocese renew their priestly commitment before the bishop and the holy
oils are blessed. The bishop invites all the Faithful to this Mass
Our mission is to keep your children/students focused on Christ and serving others.
pray that the Church be holier and more humble, loving God by serving the poor,
the lonely, and the sick.
We are looking for adults and teens to help lead Children's Liturgy. Training provided. Commitment time - one Sunday/month. Contact Kris Lill at firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.
Children's Liturgy -
Ages 3-8 - Parents and Guardians:.
Children's Liturgy of the Word takes place during the 11am
Mass. Children ages 3-8 are invited to participate. We will read aloud a
kid-friendly version of the Gospel for the week, along with prayers and other
activities. Children will return to the sanctuary in time to put their offering in Father's collection basket
Crusaders for Christ:
Youth Group Leaders:
Terry Tescula260.341.3829 Kris Lill (Children's Liturgy)
Women in the Word
Are you looking to block out a space just for you? A time to share the Word with other women who seek to deepen their faith and share prayer and the opportunity to discuss the Word too? Please join us the first Wednesday of each month from 7:00-8:30 p.m. in the parish office.
SPARC (Small Parishes Actively Receiving Christ)
SPARC is looking for a few good men 18 and over seeking to
become better men, husbands, fathers, brothers and friends. Join the SPARC (Small Parishes Actively Receiving Christ)
"Rekindle The Fire" Sunday evenings.
Keep the Fire burning for Christ’s love . Light
snack, water and pop available. Questions call Allan Allphin 260-515-0570.
Rosary for Peace in the World and in Families
A few years back our Lady asked for prayer groups be formed. Here at St. Therese our group was formed and we are in our ninth year. We pray for peace in the world and in all families. Won't you please join us? We meet
every 2nd Tuesday of the month in the chapel at 6:00 pm. Hope to see you there.
Divine Mercy Devotion
Now through the end of the Year of Mercy, St Therese Church will be having a Divine Mercy devotion. It will be held in the Chapel on the
first and third Tuesdays of every month following evening Mass (6:15pm) Spend time to learn more about the mercy of God, learn to trust in Jesus, and live your life as merciful to others as Christ is merciful to you.