9 Days for Life Jan 19-27

PRAY TO PROTECT HUMAN LIFE! JANUARY 19-27, 2022 9 Days for Life is a novena for the protection of human life. Each day’s intention is accompanied by a short reflection and suggested actions to help build a culture of life. Join Catholics and others praying in this novena for life Jan. 19-27. Below are links to…

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Catherine “Cathy” King

Catherine “Cathy” King1952 – 2022 Please join us in praying for the repose of the soul of our sister in Christ, Catherine “Cathy” King, and comfort for her family. Born December 8, 1952, Cathy passed into enternal life January 11, 2022. She was a parishioner at Our Lady of the Lake and a member of…

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Francis (Frank) Joseph Medved, Jr.

Francis (Frank) Joseph Medved, Jr. 1943 – 2021 Francis (Frank) Joseph Medved, Jr., beloved father and grandfather, passed away at the age of 78 with his daughter, Cheri, and grandsons, Chris and Aaron, by his side on the evening of November 15, 2021. He was born to Francis J. Medved, Sr. and Katharina M. (Maibach)…

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A Crisis Pregnancy and A Choice for Life

A young teenage girl pregnant out of wedlock in a culture where the penalty for that was death. An engaged man discovered his betrothed was pregnant but the child was not his. What should he do? Her fate (and that of her child) was in his hands. His solution was to quietly send her away.…

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Advent – Prepare Ye

Advent begins on Sunday, November 28, 2021. Join Catholics throughout the 38 counties of the Diocese of Jefferson City in small group faith sharing this Advent. This program is free for use by all in our Diocese of Jefferson City and is available in English and Spanish booklets. Prepare Ye is a four-week, small group program…

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Education Commission Meeting, Sept. 2, 2021

Minutes, Education CommissionOur Lady of the Lake Catholic ChurchLake Ozark, MissouriThursday, Sept. 2, 2021 Roll Call and Introductions:  Present were Linda Adams, Karen Blevins, Mel Graessle, Kelly Hamrin, Father Medina, Abby Mullins, Deacon Paul and Marilee Poulter, Barb Steinman Commitment to Mission and Opening Prayer: Linda Adams Education Commission Charter:  Committed core team: 1. Linda Adams…

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Rose Bouzek

Rosalyn Carol Bouzek1937 – 2021 Rosalyn Carol Bouzek, age 84, of Lake Ozark, Missouri, passed away peacefully on August 16, 2021. She loved her family, her Catholic faith, her many friends, and the game of golf. Born in 1937 in Saint Louis, Missouri, Rose was a constant source of quiet, supportive strength. She was a loving wife; a mother of four successful boys; a doting grandmother of six and great-grandmother of one; an outstanding labor and delivery nurse; and a faithful friend. While her…

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Education Commission Meeting, August 5, 2021

Minutes, Education CommissionOur Lady of the Lake Catholic ChurchLake Ozark, MissouriThursday, August 5, 2021 Note: No meeting held in July. Roll Call and Introductions:  Present were Linda Adams, Karen Blevins, Linda Bukalski, Mel Graessle, Kelly Hamrin, Father Medina, Deacon Paul and Marilee Poulter, Barb Steinman Commitment to Mission and Opening Prayer: Kelly Hamrin Education Commission Charter:  Committed core team: Linda Adams (Chair); 2. Melodi…

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Novena, what’s the deal?

Novenas are continuous prayers usually performed on nine consecutive days or once a week for nine consecutive weeks (from Novem, the Latin for nine). This devotion is modeled after the nine days which Our Lady and the apostles spent gathered in the upper room after the Ascension of the Lord into heaven and before the…

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