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Buy on Amazon with Amazon Smile!
Every time you want to make a purchase on Amazon, please go to Smile.Amazon.com and you can help support St. Mary of the Lakes. You will use the same account you already have with Amazon, and .5% of your purchase will go directly to support our parish. Click here to sign up and you are ready to go. Thereafter, each time go to Smile.Amazon.com (if you forget and go to amazon.com, you will be reminded to make your purchases through Smile.Amazon.com. and with one click, you will be linked in).
This year’s Diocesan Youth Conference is set for March 4 in St. Gregory the Great Parish, 4620 Nottingham Way, Hamilton Square. Open to youth in grades nine through 12, DYC 2017 will include Christian contemporary music by DJ Bernal, opportunties to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation, Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, and breakout sessions with the Sisters of Life and Franciscan Friars of the Renewal. This year’s theme is ABLAZE, taken from the words of St. Catherine of Siena: “Be who God meant you to be, and you will set the world on fire.” Registration up to March 3rd is $30. For more information, email cimpar@DioceseofTrenton.org.
And a Good Time Was Had by All
Last Friday night, the first of two Volunteer Appreciation Dinners got underway with a great crowd who enjoyed the excellent meal served at Marco’s. Everyone had a relaxing and enjoyable time dining, dancing, and discussing all the lovely things we share as a community at St. Mary of the Lakes Catholic Church and School.
YES Annual HFH Mission Trip
June 19th - 24th
Partnering with HFH Chesapeake
Application, available on parish website, is due by Feb 28th.
Open to all active, participating high school Y.E.S. members
Must be 16 years old by day of departure.
Qualifications, directions to apply can be found in the application.
Questions email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deacon Tim Collins
12/12/63 - 1/24/17
Well Done, Good and Faithful Servant.