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Lent by Candlelight

A lovely evening of fellowship and reflection for adult women of faith featuring Catholic Best Selling authors Michele Faehnle and Emily Jaminet. Come and experience a beautiful evening of peace, preparation, rest and reflection based on the theme of "Our friend Faustina, Lessons of Mercy for a Woman's Life."

Hearing, Diabetes and Blood Pressure - March 26th

St. Gertrude Parish Health Ministry is offering blood pressure, diabetes and hearing screenings on Sunday, March 26, after the 8:00, 9:30 and 11:00am Masses in the Parish Center. Thanks to Bower Hearing Centers for performing the hearing screening and Collier Nursing Services helping with the diabetes screening. For the most accurate blood glucose screening, fasting for eight hours is recommended. For questions, please contact Victoria Sain at 330-858-1436 or email vrsain@mercy.com.

Journey Through Lent (and Motherhood) with Mary

The talk was given on March 1, 2017, at St. Xavier High School for their Mothers' Lenten Day of Recollection. Anne Collins was asked to speak because of her background on Marian Consecration and having lead hundreds of people through St. Louis de Montfort's spiritual classic, "True Devotion to Mary," for 10 years.

Sharing Van - Mother of Christ Food Pantry

Ladies of Charity Sharing Van - March 4-5

The Sharing Van (the white van in the parking lot) will be collecting for Mother of Christ Food Pantry which serves the poor in St. Bernard-Winton Terrace area. Mother of Christ Food Pantry provides food and personal care items to needy families. The people that the Center serves are struggling to make ends meet. Your donations are so very appreciated!

In addition to all nonperishable food items, the pantry has special needs for toilet paper, paper towels, and cleansers like Pine-Sol, toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant, soap, detergent and feminine products. Donations of cash or check are also welcome.

Please call Jean Wilkinson at 498-5085 with any questions about Mother of Christ Food Pantry or Ladies of Charity. Thank you so much for your help!

St. Gertrude Fish Fry - 2017

Knights of Columbus Sponsors Pancake Breakfast

Enjoy Breakfast at St. Gertrude!
Pancakes, Eggs, and
Sausage Breakfast
Gluten/Dairy Free Menu!
"All You Can Eat!"

Date: Sunday, March 5 Location: in the gym Time: 8:45am to 12:30pm Cost: $7 per person/$24 per family (Children 5 & under: FREE/grades K-8: $3)

Note: credit cards accepted!

Sponsored and Prepared by Archbishop Elder Council Knights of Columbus

Kermit Gosnell and the Ideology of Abortion on Demand

How unusual is Kermit Gosnell? That is the question that comes unbidden to mind when reading Gosnell: The Untold Story of America’s Most Prolific Serial Killer, a new book about the case of Dr. Gosnell, the abortionist who owned and operated the “Women’s Medical Society” abortion clinic at 3801 Lancaster Avenue in Philadelphia.

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Soles4Souls

Please join Troop 555 in collecting shoes for Soles4Souls. Donation boxes will be found in both the Parish Center lobby and the school lobby from January 30 - February 5.

All types and sizes of shoes are needed. Please donate shoes as pairs, either tied together or paired with rubber bands if the shoes do not have laces.

KofC Take 'n Bake Pizzas

The Archbishop Elder Council Knights of Columbus announces:

Get your Pizza for the Big Game!

Announcing the 5th Annual Super Bowl of Charity Pizza Sale.

Super Bowl Sunday ● February 5, 2017 after all morning Masses.
- Uncooked Pizzas (Take & Bake at Home)
- 2 varieties: Cheese and Pepperoni
- Proceeds serve our Charities

1 Pizza for $9 or 2 for $16!
Note: we accept credit cards!