Do you want to help me change the lives of young people? If so, please consider joining the School of Religion team. We currently have a need for catechists on Sunday mornings and Wednesday afternoon. We also are in need of aides to assist the catechists in the classrooms on both Sunday and Wednesday. High School students are welcomed to join the catechetical team as aides and office assistants.
If you feel God calling you, please contact me at 847.526.6400 ext. 238 as soon as possible. Training is available as well as many resources to help you succeed. Please pray about how you can assist in this very important ministry. God’s blessings to you.
Annual Community Picnic
Join us on Sunday, August 10 from noon - 4 pm on the grounds of the Church of the Holy Apostles on Barrington Road in Wauconda for a day of music, children's games, food, baking contest, dunk tank and more! We are also seeking volunteers in many areas from setup, food and ticket sales to clean up. Contact Tim Brunn if you can help email@example.com or sign up sheets are in the vestibule of the church. A planning meeting is scheduled for Wednesday at 7 pm in the Parish Office Meeting Rooms.
Parishioner, Janet, that lives near the entrance of Lake Barrington Shores is seeking a ride to weekend mass. Please contact Kathie in the Parish Office if you can help out.
RCIA (Rite fo Christian Initiation for Adults)
Do you know of someone that would like to find out abut the Catholic Church? Are you interested in completing your Sacraments of Initiation? Please contact Peggy at 847-639-7740 or the Parish Office for information. Sessions begin late Auguest or early September.
Catholic Family Day
Lake County Illinois is having its second annual Catholic Family Day Saturday, August 9th at the beautiful St. Mary of the Lake Seminary grounds in Mundelein, Illinois.
Parishes of Lake County are working together to celebrate Catholic families.
This free event will begin with a Mass at 9 AM in the Immaculate Conception Chapel in the center of the Seminary Campus. It will be followed by a 5K walk/run around the lake. Additionally, there will be an ongoing picnic and family activities during the day.
Families are asked to bring their own picnic foods.
This event is to be a relaxing, fun day that supports all stages of Catholic family life.
All are welcome. Come and experience the beautiful grounds of the Mundelein Seminary which has graciously offered its property for this occasion.
If you are interested in sponsoring part of this event, or if you are a Catholic organization that would like to have an information table at the picnic, please contact Bob Lyman at firstname.lastname@example.org, Darlene Price at email@example.com
Theology on Tap summer speaker series. Young adults ages 18 - 39 are invited to attend these evenings. More information can be obtained from Download the flier: Theology on Tap 2014 for full details and locations for this year's series.
Consider enrolling your child in Catholic School. It is not too late and scholarships are available. Contact Chris Brannan - Transfiguration Elementary PK3-Gr. 5 at 847-526-6311 or Cheryl Reilly - Frassati Catholic Academy Gr 6 - 8 at 847-487-5600. Scholarships are available.
Weekly Wednesday Holy Hour - Please join us!
Our Evangelization Commission invites you to attend our Wednesday Holy Hour at 7 PM in Church. Come and experience the peace of Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament. Join the journey with guided prayer, music and silence. Come and be spiritually fed and uplifted.
First Friday Adoration - August 1.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament will begin at 8:30 am and continues until 7:30 pm on the First Friday of the Month. The Rosary will be prayed at 6:45 pm. Confessions in Polish or English will be heard at 7:00 pm. There is a sign up binder in the vestibule of church 1 week prior for those that can commit to 1 hour of time. We need to have someone with the Blessed Sacrament at all times. Please come and pray before the Lord, exposed in the Blessed Sacrament, for any amount of time.
Frassati Academy Regional Catholic Middle School
More information can be found at www.frassaticatholicacademy.org or call 847-487-5600.