The Church renovations are progressing well with the synthetic turf being laid in front of the Grotto this week. Tiles have been laid to about one-third of the exterior and interior flooring of the Church. Electricians, plumbers, tilers, sound system
fitters, roofers, cement renderers, brickies and plasterers have all been busy
working on the Church this week, with the completion date for Our Lady of Lourdes Church coming closer.
ALL SAINTS DAY
All Saints Day
is Tuesday, 1st November, and we will be celebrating Mass at 8.30am at Our Lady of Lourdes. On All Souls Day, Wednesday 3rd November, we will celebrate an extra Mass at Our Lady of Lourdes at 7.00pm. (There will be 2 Masses on 2nd November, 8.30am and 7.00pm).
OUR LADY’S RAFFLE
Sunday, 23rd October
at all Masses to raise funds for Our Lady of
Lourdes Church renovations/expansion. 3
tickets for $10.00; 20 Gifts from Our Lady;
Drawn on Saturday, 29th October at 11.00am.
Contact: Patrick & Celine Goh on 3273 4254.
The Memorial Mass to remember those who have passed away
over the last twelve months will be held in Our Lady of Lourdes
Church on Saturday, 5th November 2016 at 11:00am.
If you have lost a family member or a friend and would like to
attend this Mass, please contact the Parish Office by 27th
October 2016 for a personal invitation to be sent to you.
A rose for presentation at the altar will be provided for each
family who confirms attendance at the Mass. There will be light
refreshments in the Paloma Centre following the Mass for
SUNNYBANK/ACACIA RIDGE FRIENDSHIP GROUP
Our next Friendship Group meeting will be on the 26th October in the Avocado Room at the Paloma Centre. This will be
our AGM when you will get to choose and meet your new committee for the coming year. There will also be a
celebration for those of our members who have reached 80! Please come along and join us for a lovely morning tea,
especially the yummy birthday cake. Our meeting starts at 9.30 am.
I am extending an invitation to all parishioners at Sunnybank and Acacia Ridge to join and become part of the
Friendship Group. If you have any questions, please contact: Peter Hoole (President) 32728421 or Dawn Angus (Vice
President) 3711 9465. There is still time to make your nominations for your new committee for next year, as the AGM is
on the 26th October.
Will be back on Sunday the 23rd of October 7-8:45pm Paloma.
LifeNite is a youth group for those in year 9-12, new people are always welcome. It is a place where young people can come together create lifelong friendships, have fun and learn about how the faith can be relevant in your life! It's a place where the tough questions can be asked and real answers are given!
If you missed EDGE on Friday
night don’t worry, it’ll be on again
on Friday the 4th November
EDGE is a youth group for those in grade 6
-8, new people are ALWAYS welcomed. It
is a place where young people can grow up
together. Have fun, make friends, learn
about the faith in a fun and relevant way
and explore issues that impact them.