2018 Fall Festival
Liturgical Ministers Schedule
Commentators, Readers  -  Ushers, Greeters 
Eucharistic Ministers -          Altar Servers
Prayer & Meditation Room

Sunday December 9, 2018

8:00 a.m. Mass
(+Marvin Ogitzak)
6:00 p.m. Choir practice for Christmas
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Albert & Josephine
Ardolf; +Marvin & Magdalen Miller)

Monday  December 10, 2018
No Mass

Tuesday  December 11, 2018
St. Damasus I, Pope

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Joyce Cacka)
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Eucharistic Adoration

Wednesday  December 12, 2018
Our Lady of Guadalupe

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Willard & Martha Urban; +Jan Urban)
5:30 - 6:45 p.m. Grades 1-6 Religious Education
7:00 - 8:15 p.m. Grades 7-11 Religious Education

Thursday  December 13, 2018 St. Lucy, Virgin and Martyr
10:10 a.m. Cedar Crest rosary
10:30 a.m. Mass at Cedar Crest (+Emil Kautz)

Friday December 14, 2018
St. John of the Cross, Priest and Doctor of the Church

11:00 a.m. Lanette Hlavka burial

Saturday  December 15, 2018
Noon Sacrament of Reconciliation
Council of Catholic Women cookies to the homebound
4:00 p.m. Mass (+Rick Thiemann)

Sunday  December 16, 2018

Council of Catholic Women cookies to the homebound
8:00 a.m. Mass (+Francis & Ethel Fiala)
Decorate the church for Christmas after Mass
Council of Catholic Women coffee and rolls after Mass
6:00 p.m. Choir practice for Christmas
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Irvan Posusta)

 This Week's Homily                (Audio)
Catholic Charities    Counseling Services
MASS VIDEO                                      & Live Streaming
Holy Family Catholic Church
  A Glance at the Week
Saint John Paul II Area Faith Community of Silver Lake, Glencoe & Winsted
This Week's Bulletin  Click Here
Past Bulletins
Cemetery Adornment Guidelines
Please Pray for these People

700 West Main Street
Silver Lake, MN 55381

Bus. Office 320-327-2356
Rev. Anthony J. Stubeda, Pastor
  Fr. Michael Doyle, Associate
                                   Weekend Masses
Saturday  4:00 p.m.     Sunday  8:00 a.m. & 8:00 p.m.
Homebound   Ministries
Virtus On-Line
DIOCESE OF NEW ULM CATHOLIC CHARITIES SERVICES: Catholic Charities offers individual and family
counseling services in locations around the diocese. They also work with people interested in adoption. To make an
Appointment or learn more about Catholic Charities’Services
FORMED  Website          click here
SIGN UP FOR FORMED: Formed is an on-line resource and is a great way to deepen your faith, answer questions you might have and to grow in your understanding of our faith. You can sign-up by goingto www.formed.org, click on register, enter our parish code, RJHGCW, fill in the information and begin enjoying the  . Your brothers and sisters already using Formed are waiting for you.

Our weekend Mass is now
showing on TV
at 8:00 p.m. Saturday,
9:30 a.m. Sunday
and 7:00 p.m. Tuesday
for everyone to enjoy. Mass will show on channel 8 if you use a Mediacom cable box or on channel 107.3 if you don’t use a cable box on your TV. This is available for Mediacom customers in both Silver Lake and Lester Prairie.

Holy Family Statues/Pictures

Keep Christ in Christmas cards are available and
in the back of church. Prices are marked on the boxes of cards. Please
pay for them with the envelopes provided. Payment may be dropped
off in the collection, at the Church office, or mailed to Silver Lake
Knights of Columbus ~ PO BOX 93 ~ Silver Lake MN 55381-0093.
Thank you for doing your part to “Keep Christ in Christmas” by
sending religious Christmas cards. If you have questions or need
additional cards, contact Bob Penas 327-2122.

Cookies for the Homebound
: Once again this year the Council ofCatholic Women
will be taking cookies to our homebound of the
parish for Christmas. Please drop off your cookies in the lower level
of the church on Saturday, December 15 or Sunday, December 16.
Plates will be available for delivery after the 8:00 a.m. Mass on
December 16. Let’s remember those who can no longer worship with
This project reminds those who can no longer join us here in
church that they have not been forgotten.

The Adult Choir will be practicing for Christmas
on Sunday, December 9 and 16 at 6:00 p.m.
Anyone interested in participating is welcome to join the choir.

In your December packet of envelopes,
you will find an envelope for making donations for
flowers and decorations for Christmas. Please help us to celebrate
well by making your donation soon. Please note that on the back of
the envelope there is a space for you to write the name or names of
the people you are either remembering or honoring with these
donations. If you do not fill out this space, only your name will be
listed on the annual flower page in the bulletin.
The deadline for
donations is Monday, December 17,
for inclusion on the bulletin flower page.


If you or someone you know is going to be homebound or in a care facility for any period of time, please contact Celia Knoll for arrangements to bring communion and visitation.

Celia Knoll at the office 327-2356
or cell 320-583-1320.
Homebound  Ministries
  Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
  Every Tuesday 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.