THE JOURNEY

Parish Small Groups are forming for The Journey. The Journey is a process to help us renew our relationship with Jesus Christ.

Parishioners are invited to join in small groups of 6 to 10 individuals for 6 weeks beginning October 23rd.  The sessions last approximately 90 minutes.

Check out www.pemdc.org/programs/thejourney/ for a preview of accompanying materials that will be used by our small groups.  All are welcome!

BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS

St. FRancis with AnimalsOld St. Mary’s Church invites you and your pet to a Blessing of the Animals, Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 1 PM in our Wabash Parking lot. The blessing will take place rain or shine.

For the safety and protection of the animals, all pets need to be on a leash or in a carrier.

PET FOOD COLLECTION

pet-fool-collection-poster_2The Old St. Mary’s Community is having a Pet Food Drive from October 1st to October 14th.  The collection supports “Pets for Life”; an agency of the Humane Society.  This agency provides food for low income families who would otherwise not be able to keep their pets. Suggested donations include dry cat and dog food, cat litter, pans/scoops, chew toys and bowls.  You can drop donations in the bins located in the Church commons beginning October 1st or at the Blessing of the Animals on Saturday October 1st.