Saturday/Sunday, December 14/15 – Anointing of the Sick will be held after all Masses.
Sunday, December 15 from 12:30-2:00 pm Sorting of Giving Tree Gifts. Volunteers needed!! Please join us in the church on to sort all the Giving Tree gifts for the agencies. No experience is needed. Please bring a pair of scissors with you. Please call Donna Louzon (301-733-0410 ext 10) to volunteer or with any questions.
Sunday, December 15 at 4:30 pm Advent Lessons and Carols. Enjoy a little bit of quiet time in the midst of the hectic holiday busyness for a simple and beautiful service of reflective, calm and peaceful prayer with Scripture.
Thursday, December 19 from 9:00-10:00 am, 12:30-1:30 pm, and 6:00-8:00 pm Advent Day of Reconciliation. Prepare your heart and mind for His coming by taking some time for individual prayer and Reconciliation.
Sunday, December 22 at 12:30 pm volunteers needed for decorating the Church for Christmas. Many helpers are needed. Please call Donna, 301-733-0410 x.4, if you are interested in helping.
Pretzel Sandwich Fundraiser: St. Ann’s Youth Ministry will be selling ham, turkey & roast beef pretzel sandwiches with your choice of cheese. Monies raised will go to help the youth attend Mount 2000, Steubenville, iServe & the Baltimore Work Camp. Please consider supporting them. Sandwiches are $6/ea. Payment is due upon ordering by cash or checks made payable to St. Ann’s. Teens will be collecting orders after masses the weekends of January 4/5 & January 11/12. Orders can be picked up in the Jerusalem room on Wed, Jan 22nd from 5-7:00pm. Contact Lisa Noel, Coordinator of Youth Ministry @ firstname.lastname@example.org or 301-733-0410 x22 with any questions or to place orders. Pretzel Sandwich Bulletin Flyer
Fri, Jan 24, 2020- March for Life: Come join us!! St. Ann’s is joining St. Mary’s in the March for Life. Everyone is invited to attend!! Bus space & youth rally tickets are limited. 8th grade or below MUST be accompanied by an adult. Bus will leave St. Ann’s at 4am & will arrive back to St. Ann’s around 7pm. A $15 donation is suggested to help cover bus fees and due upon registration. See bulleting insert for additional March for Life options offered by St. Mary’s. Contact Lisa Noel, Coordinator of Youth Ministry @ email@example.com or 301-733-0410 x22 with any questions. 2020 March for Life Registration Form-Flyer
March for Life-volunteers are needed to make and serve dinner for a visiting youth group attending the March for Life in Washington on Friday, Jan 24. St Ann’s parishioner, Sean Austin, youth minister at St Patrick Church, Canonsburg PA, will be stopping at St Ann with his youth group after the March. To provide dinner for them, volunteers are needed to make ziti, bread, salad and dessert or serve and clean up. If you are able to help, please contact Lucy Austin, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, January 25 - Chili Cook -off. Join us for our second annual Chili Cook-Off Saturday, January 25 at 6:00 pm in the Parish Center. Come, taste-test the chili and vote for your favorite. Please RSVP to the Parish Office at 301-733-0410 x4 as a chef or taster.
Christmas Masses – Christmas Eve, Tues., Dec 24 at 4 pm (Children’s Liturgy); 7 pm and 10 pm. Christmas Day, Weds., Dec 25 at 10 am.
EMERGENCY CLOSINGS: In the event of inclement weather or other emergencies, please call the Parish Office (301-733-0410) or check St Ann Facebook and Flocknote.
On Sunday, if Foundations in Faith is cancelled a decision will be made by 8 am. For Confirmation, a decision will be made by 3 pm.
During the week, if school is cancelled, there will be no 8 am Mass and all activities at the Church will be cancelled. If school is delayed, there will be no Mass but activities at the Church will still be held, weather pending. Check with the parish office to confirm your event. As always, please use your discretion in inclement weather.