Lent Invites Us to Come Back to God!
Wednesday - 3 R's of Lent: Reflection, Repentance &
Renewal! Wednesday, February 10th, 9:30
- 1:30. Start
this Lent with a special day of retreat. Come and reflect
on the opportunities God invites you to in this Extraordinary
Year of Mercy! The day will include presentations, prayer,
Liturgy with the distribution of ashes, and a simple
lunch. Presenter: Deacon Vince McInerney; Presider:
Fr. Michael Kish Fee: $30 per person, includes
a simple lunch.
Days of Retreat:
"Learning to Live with Mercy - What the Saints
can Teach Us" Thursday, February
18 and/or Wednesday, March 16, 9:30 - 1:30. Enrich
your Lenten journey by dedicating a day for retreat.
Two opportunities to come away with the Lord, gain insights
from saints you know and some that may be new to you!
Come and be blessed and encouraged in your own faith
journey. Each day of retreat will cover different saints,
so you can attend one day or two and receive so much
for your journey into the mercy of God! Facilitator(s):
MorningStar Retreat Team. Fee: $30 for one session;
$50 for two sessions, includes lunch.
Evenings of Reflection:
"Exploring Mercy - in Scripture & Art"
Tuesday, February 16 and/or Tuesday,
March 1st, 7:30 - 9:30 pm. Come
to one or come to both presentations and be spiritually,
intellecturally, and culturally enriched. Infulse your
Lent with the gift of an evening of renewal. Art, music,
scripture and prayer will mingle as we delve into the
extraordinary topic of Mercy! Facilitator: Sue DeFerrari,
MA/MSW. Fee: $15 per session or $25 for both sessions.
Holy Week Day of
Retreat: "Embracing Mercy - Embraced by God"
Wednesday, March 23rd, 9:30 - 1:30.
Enter the Truduum with the peace and grace experience
on a one day silient retreat. The day will include presentations,
time for personal prayer, the Sacrament of Reconciliation,
Mass and lunch. Our Lenten theme continues with Mercy
- the most fitting theme as you enter the days of His
Passion with a greater understanding and openness to
His Mercy! Retreat Directors: MorningStar Retreat Team.
Fee: $30, includes lunch and all materials for retreat.
March 23rd, 6:30 - 8:30 pm.
Experience the meal that Jesus as a devot Jewish man
celebrated throughout his life and the meal which is
known as the Last Supper or the Lord's Supper. Learn
and experience the meaning of this rich symbolic meal
know at the Passover Feast. This is a great event for
the family. Suggested age for children is 10 yrs. or
older. Fee: $20, per adult; $10 per child.
Days of Mercy!!! Tuesday, March
1st - Free Day of Silent Retreat. 10:00 a.m. to 2:00
p.m. Pope Francis has declared a Jubilee
Year - The Year of Mercy! December 8th, 2015 to November
20th, 2016. In response to this joyful focus in the
life of the Church, MorningStar invites you to take
time to reflect on Mercy, to pray to recieve Mercy,
and to be missionaries of Mercy. MorningStar Days of
Mercy will be offered throughout the Jubilee Year to
give all who free opportunities for retreat! Come for
the day or any part of it. Spiritual directors will
be available throughout the day for input and sharing
on the beautiful offering of God's Mercy! BYO Lunch.
R.S.V.P. Required. Come and recieve!!!
Day Celebration for Married Couples- Thursday,
February 11th, 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. Give
a great, early Valentines gift to your sweetie! The
gift of a "date night" that will build you
up as a couple and be an amazing start to the Valentines
weekend! Fee: $75 per couple, includes
elegant four course meal, presentation for married couples,
and plenty of Valentines ambiance!!!
Retreat for Children and Parents preparing for 1st Holy
Communion - Wednesday,
March 16th, 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. If you
missed your child's 1st Communion retreat, don't worry,
we've got your back! This make-up retreat has been requested
by the parishes to provide for those who missed out
on the parish retreat for those preparing for their
1st Holy Communion. Come and enjoy an afternoon of learning
and growing together in faith with your child. A simple
dinner will be provided at the end of the retreat.
be Amazed at the Grace You'll Find Here!