Knights of Columbus Turkey Dinner Nov. 1st from 4:30-7pm! $10 per ticket – Free for children under 6 yrs. old.
Take out and drive-thru available!
Desserts Needed: The Knights of Columbus are asking for your help with desserts for the Turkey Dinner on Nov. 1st. Sign up sheets are located at both entrances of the church. The Knights are very grateful for the great desserts donated from St. Mary’s parishioners as it helps make our dinner a success every year.
All Saints Day (Holy Day of Obligation)
- Wednesday, Oct. 31 Vigil Mass – 6pm SMO
- Thursday, Nov. 1 – 7am SMO
- Thursday, Nov. 1 – 12:15 SMP
- Thursday, Nov. 1 – 7pm SMP
All Souls Day
- Friday, Nov. 2 – 7am SMO
- Friday, Nov. 2 – 8:30 SMP
SMO – St. Mary, Oskaloosa (315 High Ave. East, Oskaloosa)
SMP – St. Mary, Pella (726 218th Pl, Pella)
The 2018 Confirmation Mass with Bishop Zinkula will be Sunday, Nov. 4th at 5pm. Everyone is invited to join us in the Parish Center after Mass as we celebrate with Bishop Zinkula.
Please keep Luis, Brett, Garett, Mason, Junior, Jalayna, and Faith in your prayers on this special day!
We Are The CHurch! WATCH Retreat
In today’s busy world it seems like we continually spend more time on matters considered “necessary” and less time on areas of our lives we really need to deem important. Like our faith journey.
What is WATCH?
- A weekend retreat
- Spiritual Renewal
- Personal Development
- Stree Free
- Meet new people
- Strengthen Relationships
November 16-18, 2018
- Friday, Nov. 16 – 7-10pm
- Saturday, Nov. 17 – 8am-10pm
- Sunday, Nov. 18 – 8am-2pm
St. Mary’s Church, Pella
Registration forms available in back
of church. For more information
see Deacon Don or Deacon Lowell.
Thank you to everyone who helped make the 2018 Confirmation Retreat such a great success!
Are you ready to start incorporating Lectio Divina into your prayer life?
Join us, Wednesday, Oct. 17th at 6:30pm in the Parish Center for an introduction to Lectio Divina. We will discuss how to pray with the scriptures, some practical tips, and then pray Lectio together.
First Year Confirmation starts Wed. Oct. 3rd at 6pm in the Parish Center!
All 7th-12th grade students wanting to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation are invited to attend with a parent.
For more information please contact Samantha at 641.673.0659 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are you, your spouse, a friend, or an acquaintance a member of another faith tradition but worship regularly here at St. Mary Church?
Are you experiencing God’s call in your life and seeking Baptism or Full Communion or Confirmation within the Catholic Church?
“Come and See”
Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018 at 7pm or Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018 at 9am in the St. Mary’s Fellowship Center, 311 First Ave. East, Oskaloosa, IA. (just west of St. Mary’s Church)
If you are, please accept this invitation to participate in a “Come and See” informational meeting.
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