OLL bulletin summary for the week of 05/13/2018
We are a community that
worships, educates, and
reaches out to others
through our Catholic Faith.
The current weekly bulletin is included here for your convenience. It may be helpful for where the abbreviated information below falls short of the information you need.
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Church Office Location and Hours:
2385 Commerce Blvd
Mound, MN 55364
Scripture Readings the coming weekend's Masses
May 20th, 2018 - Pentecost Sunday
Reading 1: Acts 2:1-11
Reading 2: 1Corinthians 12:3b-7, 12-13
Gospel: John 20:19-23
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TWO IMPORTANT CHANGES TO SCHEDULE:
Eucharistic Adoration will NOT take place on
Monday, May 28th
, due to the Memorial Day holiday.
Beginning Wednesday, June 6th
, the Wednesday morning Mass will be at 8:00am through the summer months.
Mound-Westonka Community Blood Drive
St. John’s Lutheran Church, Mound • Gathering Room • 11:00am - 6:00pm
To signup: Online -
(sponsor code 0209) or call Memorial Blood Center -
Questions? Contact Evert Lehtola -
Double Red Cell Donors Needed. To signup for a double donation, call the Blood Center.
for this summer’s
Vacation Bible School
: Rolling River Rampage -
June 11 - 15
, 9:00am - Noon
Register by May 15
for a free VBS t-shirt & music CD!
also, Volunteers needed!
Leader applications available on Faith Formation bulletin board in back of Church.
Cinnamon Roll Fundraiser!
Featuring Juan Ana Coffee. Free-will offering, all proceeds benefit OLL Youth. Sunday
after the Masses in the Presentation Room.
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Grief Support Group
meets on Tuesday,
at 10:00am in the Church Library If you have recently (or not so recently) experienced the loss of a loved one, please join with others who are also trying to cope with a loss. It is generally easier to walk this road with someone else who understands and has learned a few ways to deal with the pain. Please stop by!
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-- NEW Bible Study --
Presence: The Mystery of the Eucharist
This 3-part series explores the radical mystery of God’s love for us as He expresses it in the Eucharist. We will examine how Jesus is really present to help and strengthen us at every step of life’s journey. The Eucharist invites us into a deeper, more intimate union with God. Learn how this is possible! There is a 30-minute video, followed by discussion and questions. Classes are in the Church Library on Tuesdays:
. For more information, contact
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Memorial Day Mass
is on Monday,
May 28th at
9:00am at Our Lady of the Lake Cemetery, located one mile north of Church, at the corner of Game Farm Road and Commerce Blvd., (Cty. Road 110). In the event of rain, Mass will be held in the Church.
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Cut flowers and plants
may be placed on the graves of your loved ones ten days before Memorial Day.
remove the cut flowers and plants
within ten days after Memorial Day.
, the Church Office will change to its summer hours
- we will be closed all day on Fridays. As always, pastoral emergency numbers are available. Thank you!
ALSO: Beginning Sunday,
, the Church Office will no longer be open on Sunday mornings.
A “pick up” and “drop off” hanging metal basket is located in the Sacristy next to the
bulletin board. If you need to drop off or pick up an item, please use the hanging metal basket in the Sacristy.
Limited spots still available for Middle School Extreme Faith Camp
Extreme Faith Camp is a week-long camp for students currently in 6th, 7th & 8th Grade at Camp Courage in Maple Lake where we will encounter Christ through typical camp activities, Sacraments, adoration, talks and small group sharing. High school students are needed to join the leadership team as well. Cost is $375/week. Check out the OLL website or email Michelle Boris for more details:
Save the Date! Please plan on joining us for a
reception for Deacon Del’s
35th Anniversary of Ordination as a Deacon
, following the 10:30am Mass.
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Dear Church of Our Lady of the Lake Community,
Some months ago, you received a letter asking for your support of our retired religious. You were very
generous and donated $4,186.11 for the annual appeal for the Retired Fund for Religious! God bless and reward you abundantly for your loving support of our nation’s elderly sisters, brothers and
religious order priests. Thank you!
-- Catherine Turner, Temporary Archdiocesan RFFR Coordinator
Register by June 1st for Faith Formation Classes for the 2018-2019 school year!
Our early registration date provides you with the best tuition pricing and enables us to plan this summer. Registration forms are included in the bulletin or you can register online at
. No need to pay now - we will bill you later! All parishioners are encouraged to check out the various volunteer opportunities on the backside of the registration form. You do not need to have a child in the program to help and the rewards for your time are eternal! Please contact
for more information.
SEE MORE DETAILS HERE
Are you interested in a
regular Eucharistic Adoration hour, but cannot commit to a weekly schedule?
We have several open hours for Adorers who can commit to attending once or twice a month. To learn more, please contact Jane at
Have you checked out FORMED.org?
There are so many great FREE resources there, check it out today!
Click for instructions and for suggested books/video/audio for April
The PennyWise Thrift Shop needs volunteers!
Shifts are usually three hours a week on a regular basis.
If you are interested, please contact Pam at
or Ingrid at
. Thank you!
Youth Ministry raise funds
for their summer events, including the Guatemala Mission Trip and Extreme Faith Camp. Check out the Faith Formation Bulletin Board in the back of the Church for an easy way to support Youth Ministry. Simply take one of the envelopes (labeled $1 - $100) and return it to the Church Office with that amount inside as a donation. Each envelope has instructions; contact
with questions. No amount is too great or too small. Thank you in advance for supporting our youth!
Come and cheer on the Minnesota Twins
, as they take on the Kansas City Royals! For just $23, you will get transportation and a ticket to the game, along with a hot dog and drink. Forms are available in the Church Office or contact
OLL’s Music Director,
Courtney Young, has been selected to be a part of the
Together In Hope Choir which is a professional-caliber, ecumenical ensemble of 64 select voices from the Minneapolis/St. Paul area.
Join Courtney and the Choir as they travel to perform in Rome October 26 - November 2, 2018. Experience the two Together In Hope Choir performances, and have time on your own to explore Rome, as well as the planned tours, including a private tour of the Vatican Museums, Assisi and other important landmarks. For more information, visit the Together In Hope web
. Please register by May 30 to become an Ambassador of Hope!
This week the Garden and Landscape Committee would like to draw your attention to the bright yellow flowers of the “Butterflies” magnolia tree in the Grotto Garden between the PACE and Church buildings, just outside the east doors of the Gathering Space. Stop by and enjoy!
Fr. Tony’s Supper Cruise on Lake Minnetonka • Friday,
July 13, 2018
Boarding starts at 6:15pm at Al & Alma’s Port. Three hour cruise with dinner, stories and prizes included, all for $99 per ticket. Tickets can be purchased after Masses the weekends of
May 13 & May 20
, or in the Church Office. All aboard!
Is your teen graduating from high school this year?
Our Lady of the Lake would like to honor all parishioners who are seniors graduating from high school. We will include their names and future
plans in the bulletin for the weekend of May 27. If you would like to be included, please go to the youth ministry page of the OLL website or
by noon on Friday, May 18, to submit information.
Recognition of Graduates at OLL
Sunday, May 27, at the 10:30am Mass
We will be celebrating Mass in honor of all high school graduates on Sunday, May 27th, at 10:30am. If you have a son or daughter who is a graduating senior who would like to be recognized and receive a blessing, please have them arrive at the PACE center at 10:15am wearing their cap and gown. Graduates will process in together at the beginning of Mass, and reserved seating will be provided.
We invite you to
remember Our Lady of the Lake in your will
or to remember a loved one through a memorial gift. All bequests and gifts are not subject to taxation and retain their full value.
Our legal title is: The Church of Our Lady of the Lake Mound, MN 55364
ONGOING INFORMATION - for your reference...
Click here to read more
about the following:
the ongoing needs you can help with for the food shelf, for the homeless, for our School and for our Guatemala Mission efforts
offering Mass intentions, as well as Marriage and Baptism prep and planning info and School registrations
Mass Bags for kids, Children's Liturgy of the Word, and Prayer and Playtime
Serving at Loaves and Fishes and info for the West Suburban Grief Coalition
Sent by Pamela Vogt on Sunday, May 13 at 7:42AM