OLL News: Hilltop Home, Life Chain & the Garden
Three articles this week.
OLL Bounty Garden
got a lot of attention over a recent seven day period. First there was the maintenance and sprucing up during the
. (Photos below)
One week later there was the
Dedication of the Lourdes Bounty Garden Fence
The Memorial Fence was given in loving memory of
Marie Ward Stirling
by her sons, Aaron and Adam Wintrich and her sister and brother-in-law Ginger Ward-Presson and David Presson.
(Above) The Family Photo is (l-r) David Presson, Ginger-Ward Presson, Father Pat, Edna and Charles Crouse
(Below) The Lourdes Bounty Garden team/ministers. Thank you for all you do!
Bishop Robert Barron
presents a six-part program on "
David The King
." Sunday mornings in the Bernadette Center starting on October 27 at 1015am.
Learn, reflect, discuss and
as Catholic Christians.
Enjoyable and well worth your time, regardless of age or experience.
Handy for parents who have children in Sunday morning Faith Formation classes.
OLL parishioners were very well represented in the large turnout for the
Annual Life Chain
on Sunday afternoon, October 6 on Lake Boone Trail. They were making the point that ALL life matters, especially the most vulnerable among us! Children, youth, adults and seniors expressed their convictions prayerfully in the hope that God will enable us to create a more humane, caring society that does not prey on the weak.
one of the ministries supported by our parishioners during 1Day4Him,
provides a home for medically-complex children who have severe or profound developmental disabilities and require specialized 24-hour care. Parishioner Megan Lumley directed our event staff, which was comprised of Team Outside, who cleaned up the building exterior and planted shrubs, and Team Inside, who made crafts with the children and hosted a dance party for them. All involved had a great time making fall wreaths and hanging out together. Hilltop Home is a 501(c)3 organization and would welcome your support.
article and photos by Bill and Diane MacKrell
(above) The inside team with some of the children
The outside team!
on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 10:00AM