Parish School of Religion (PSR)

Enter into Holy Week: Palm Sunday

April 4, 2020

What a challenge for us this year as Catholics when the celebration that invites the greatest variety of participation from the people is closed to public worship.  The celebration of the Lord’s entrance into Holy Week with the blessing of the palms, the grand procession singing the hosannas, and the moving narration of the Gospel…

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Lenten Rice Bowls

April 3, 2020

At this time, we are asking our Parishioners to hold on to their Rice Bowls until the stay at home orders are lifted.  The need for your continual donations is, and will be, greater than ever!  Thank you for your generosity.

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Teaching at Home? Go Play In The Mud!

March 24, 2020

God says, “Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love” Ephesians 4:2 | NIV Easier said than done when you are thrown into being an educator! But remember that YOU are their first and primary teacher in all they learn at home. As long as you can keep it fun and upbeat,…

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FORMED.org For Kids & Teens

March 24, 2020

Using the link https://watch.formed.org/kids-1 , please browse all the really wonderful kids and teen books, videos and full length movies based on the Catholic faith and learning about the Holy Spirit. There is no charge, but you may have to complete the first dialogue box and then find Our Lady of The Lake parish in…

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Math At Home? Noooooooo!

March 24, 2020
Math anxiety

Easy Math Ideas

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Kids are MEANT for Greatness!!

March 16, 2020

If your family has their copy of The Word Among Us, you will see in today’s reading that a little girl, captured from Israel by the King of Aram, was able to tell her master how to rid himself of leprosy! If you don’t have the book from church, look up 2 Kings: 5:1-16 or…

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Take a moment

March 3, 2020
Pen and flower

“I will wait upon the Lord” Sitting in adoration, I asked the Lord for help on finding a topic to write about. Lots of things ran through my head: the rush of life, glories of Spring, getting our family members to Heaven, taking care of our neighbors, dealing with teens,… Then I told myself, “Stop…

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Take a moment

March 3, 2020
Pen and flower

This time of year, I tend to feel like a caged animal. No, I don’t go so far as to pace back and forth. However, working from home full-time, I can sometimes go for days without leaving the house, especially if the weather is bad. I start thinking too much and become more introverted than…

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Notes from Vicki 02/16/2020

February 18, 2020

Hello Dear Friends in Christ!  This week has been especially challenging for my family with a loved one going into hospice care If you haven’t dealt with the situation yet, you likely will at some point. Let’s talk real life here. First, don’t be selfish and irresponsible by not having a durable medical power of attorney.…

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NET Ministry Retreat

February 17, 2020

 God is good. All the time.  All the time. God is good. It is special when our Catholic youth truly believe this.  One special group of young Catholics who make up a traveling team of evangelists were guests at our parish on Wednesday, February 12th. This small group of young adults (ages 18-28) arrived for…

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