Lent for Families at St. Charles Parish

March 18, 2014
Lent for Families at St. Charles Parish

The following are various offerings for Families at St. Charles Parish. Also, check the bulletin frequently for additional events for individuals and families. Many blessings on your day and Lenten journey.

Friday, March 21
Family Stations of the Cross and Soup Supper
Stations 6:00pm in Church
Soup Supper 6:30pm in the Parish Center

Saturday, March 22
Family Penance
1:00 – 2:30 pm in Church (Please call 663-8000 with # attending)
Experience God's healing grace and love in the Sacrament of Penance. An opportunity for individual confessions for children, teens and adults. A "how-to" go to confession outline, examination of conscience, and Act of Contrition will be available for all ages. All are welcome!

Sunday, March 23
Children’s Liturgy
10:30 a.m. Mass in Church

Tuesday, March 25
Diocesan Day of Penance
12:30-7:30 p.m.
As was offered last year, the Diocese of Rochester has scheduled this special opportunity to celebrate the Sacrament of Penance by offering individual confessions. Priests will be available on Tuesday, March 25, 12:30-7:30 pm. In addition to the Day of Penance, the following are additional opportunities for individual confessions at St. Charles Borromeo.

Saturday, March 29
Day of Service and Goodness
An opportunity for families to help others in need. Volunteer at Bethany House, Mary’s Place, Cameron Community Ministries, the Edna Tina Wilson Living Center, or the Women’s Care Center. Mark your calendars now and “Make a Difference Together.” Call 663-8000 or e-mail Sherry at sherrann@hotmail.com for a description and location of sites, times, and registration forms.

Sunday, April 13 (Palm Sunday)
Children’s Liturgy of the Word
The St. Charles Youth group will read the story of the Passion for children attending Child Church at the 10:30 Mass.

Thursday, April 17
Holy Thursday “Journey to Churches”
Consider a “Journey to Churches” on Holy Thursday after services...a special time for Eucharistic Adoration. If you would like to go with a group from St. Charles, meet Sherry Clifford (Youth Minister) by the Baptismal font after 7:00 pm Mass. Children and teens MUST be accompanied by a parent/guardian.