EDGE and LifeTeen Meeting
Sunday, December 8, 11:30 a.m., Our Lady Chapel
Our EDGE and LifeTeen youth groups will meet following Mass. We will be discussing how to make Advent a meaningful time for us this year. All middle school and high school students are welcome.
EDGE and Life Teen - Shopping for Adopt-a-Family
Sunday, December 15, 11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Today our group will be doing a special service project. We will select a family from the Adopt-a-family list from St. Adalbert, and go shopping for some gifts for the family.
We will have lunch before departing by Gilmour bus. We will return to Gilmour by 3 p.m. Please RSVP to the Chapel office (440) 473-3560.
Advent Communal Penance Service
Monday, December 16, 7 p.m., Our Lady Chapel
Please join us for our annual Advent Communal Penance Service. The service will consist of scriptural reflections, songs and hymns. The service will last about 45 minutes, and there will be an opportunity for individual reception of the Sacrament of Reconciliation following the service.
Volunteer at the Food Pantry
Our Savior Lutheran Church
Saturday, December 21, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Join the Chapel community as we head across the street to Our Savior Lutheran Church to assist at their Food Pantry, serving those in need this holiday season. Call the Chapel office at (440) 473-3560 if you would like to volunteer.
Adopt-A-Family For the Holidays
Our Lady Chapel is again working with several local agencies who assist the less fortunate this holiday season. By picking an ornament off the tree, located in the narthex of the Chapel, and buying the specified item on the ornament, you can assist the needy. Gifts should be returned UNWRAPPED, with the ornament tag attached, to the Chapel by December 18.
Once again this year, Our Lady Chapel will have to opportunity to help families from St. Adalbert School for Christmas. We will be given a list of families identified as being in particular need this year. You may select a family, and purchase gifts for each member. You are also asked to donate non-perishable grocery items, or grocery store gift cards, in order to help the family prepare a Christmas dinner! For more information, or to "adopt" a family, please contact Patty in the Chapel office at 440-473-3560, or by email at email@example.com