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...Some of the upcoming events in the area...

FRESH PECANS: Do you need pecans for your Christmas baking projects?  The IHM Ladies of Mary are selling pecans before and after all weekend Masses. The price is $10 for a full, 1 lb. bag of either halves or pieces. Sales will continue until they are sold out. You won’t find fresher pecans anywhere!!

Ave Maria Lay Carmelites will meet, Saturday, December 2, 2017 at St. Patricks after the 8 am mass.  Anyone interested in becoming a Lay Carmelite please contact Mary Davison 309-351-2072 or come to a meeting

Our Lady of Guadalupe Novena at St. Patrick's is at 6pm each evening beginning 12/3 through 12/11. OLG Feast day Mass at 6pm on Tuesday-12/12/17 with video and refreshments to follow in the social hall.

Catholic Families, Galesburg KC Luncheon Potluck 

December 3rd @ 2:30 to 6 PM @ the Galesburg KC Hall
Turkey and drinks will be provided. Please bring a dish to share. If you wish to invite a parish family, please do so. 
RSVP Dave Wynes @ 309-368-1255

 

The Corpus Christi & Saint Patrick's Altar and Rosary Society will host  an Advent Season Potluck, which will be held on Tuesday evening, December 5th.  We will gather at 6:30 in the McAteer Center and dinner will be served between 6:45 and 7:00.   Everyone is asked to bring a dish to pass. Table Service and Beverages will be provided.  There will be a short program and great fellowship. All women of the parish are invited  to attend.  

SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT THE MOVIE

 THE NATIVITY STORY

Sunday, December 17

At 4:30

Corpus Christi Parish Center

As we begin that week before Christmas,

we sometimes find that the excitement

of all the preparation of gifts, and dinners

and parties, can cause us to lose sight of

The Reason for this Season.

Join us as we go back to that most holy

time - the Annunciation, the Visitation and

the journey of Mary and Joseph to Bethlehem.

The Magi as they discover and follow the Star.

And the Nativity!

We will have chairs set up and carpets on

the floors. Feel free to bring extra cushions for

the chairs or floor. We will serve popcorn and

drink. Any cookie donations would also be

most welcome.

**The movie lasts 1 hour and 41 minutes

and will begin no later than 4:40 - once we are

all settled and ready!**

 

-Faith Education 

in our Parish Community-

CCD REMINDERS:

CCD grades 1-6 will not have classes on Wednesday, November 22nd. Class resume November 29th.

CCD grades 7-8 will not have class on Sunday, November 26th! Class will resume on Sunday, December 3rd.


Happy Thanksgiving!

 

RCIA

There will be no class on Thursday, November 23rd in observance of Thanksgiving.

 We wish everyone a very Happy Thanksgiving!

Twelve Days of Christmas 2017-

New Chevy Colorado or New Ford Mustang or New Jeep Compass. Daily Cash Drawings up to $2,000!

*Vehicle provided by Yemm Automotive Group

 

Raffle tickets: $75 each/ 3 for $200 / 10 for $550 / 12 for $600.

 

Tickets available until December 19, 2017 or until sold out. Drawings begin December 12, 2017. Tickets can be purchased at costadevelopment.weebly.com or through the Costa office.

Prize Schedule:

12/12 -$300 12/13-$400 12/14-$500

12/15-$600 12/16-$700 12/17-$800

12/18-$900 12/19-$1000 12/20-$1250

12/21-$1500 12/22-$2000 12/23-CAR

 

Official rules and details available at: costadevelopment.weebly.com

 

Proceeds benefit Costa Catholic Academy

Costa Cash Raffle: Tickets being sold now through Friday, March 9, 2018. Drawing to be held at Costa Spring Auction on Saturday, March 10. Need not be present to win. $50 donation
-Prizes-$2,500, $1,500, and $1,000
-Contact Michelle Kim, Marketing and Development Director, for tickets at 309-344-3155.

Check out the website Calendar for more information-click HERE