Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church
We are a welcoming Catholic community called by God to live out the message of Christ in love and service to all people. To get a Parish registration form that you can print, complete and place in collection basket at Mass (or turn it into the Church office), please click here.
Father Kenny Aquino,
Father Frank Cerio,
A very warm and friendly Welcome is extended to Fr. Cito Baybay! Father will be with us the month of September.
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2015 Goal for Our Catholic Appeal: $128,308.00; Total Pledged to Date: $112,564.38 (87.7% of Goal); balance needed to achieve 2015 Goal: $15,743.62. 1606 registered families with 580 families participating to date, or 36.1%. Thank you for your generous donation to the 2015 Our Catholic Appeal. If you haven't made your donation yet, please consider your participation.
4 PM Vigil Mass on August 29, 2015. Video is the property of a Diocese of Orlando entity and duplication or retransmission without permission is prohibited.
7 PM Spanish Vigil Mass on August 29, 2015. Video is the property of a Diocese of Orlando entity and duplication or retransmission without permission is prohibited.
Youth Group (O Lyght): High School and Middle School meet on Wednesdays in the Social Hall at 6:30 pm (except when noted). Sept. 2: Adoration and Sept. 9: Altaration. For further information please contact Dolly at the church office 386-574-2131 email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details regarding time and place. Join OLYGHT Youth Ministry for Night of Joy! Soak up the spirited sounds of a contemporary music festival featuring performances by Matt Maher and Christian superstars in rock, pop and gospel—September 11th and 12th at Magic Kingdom park and a Disney Water Park! If you are interested contact Dolly.
ALTAR SERVER TRAINING: For new Servers will be on Saturday, October 24th from 10 am to noon in the church. Server candidates should attend the new program Altaration (see explanation below).
Altaration: The Mystery of the Mass Revealed is a new study on the Mass that features powerful cinematography, inspiring presenters, and engaging workbook resources. Altaration uses humor, stories, and small group discussion to instill a deep and lasting love for the Mass.
All ALTAR SERVERS are required to attend this great study. For 7th & 8th graders and High School youth Altaration will be on the second Wednesday of each month at 6:30 in the hall, starting on September 9th. For children that are altar servers or are interested in becoming altar servers in the 4th, 5th and 6th grades the study will be offered during Religious Ed as follows: September 20th, October 18th, November 8th, December 6th, January 24th, February 21st, March 6th & April 3rd. There will be A TRAINING FOR NEW ALTAR SERVERS on Saturday, October 24th from 10:00 am to 12 noon in the church for anyone interested that has already received their First Communion and is in at least the 5th grade. Those interested are expected to attend the Altaration program including the sessions in September and October that will be held before the training.
Young Adults: Young adults (20s and 30s) meet for a variety of activities that foster the faith and unite us on our journey. Our next gathering is Tuesday, Sept. 1st at 7 PM in the church office. For further details, contact Dolly 386-574-2131.
Raffle Tickets: tickets for a chance to win a coffee mug and poster about a Saint are available.
Adult Bible Study: Our next study will begin on September 24th.
Little Blessings Preschool: A nurturing social, emotional and academic readiness skills VPK (Free) 4 year old program and 3 year old program. We are now offering extended care to 3 PM Monday-Friday, Lunch Bunch is available. Chiildren must be 3 or 4 years old by September 1st. For more information call Maria del Pilar Hogan, Director 386-574-4620. "Our Children...Our Treasure...Our Priority"
Next Fish Fry & Chicken Wings event on September 19th in the Social Hall 5-9 PM. Enjoy unlimited Deep Fried Alaskan Pollock and Chicken Wings, French Fries, Cole Slaw, Lemonade, Iced Tea, Coffee & Water $10 Adults and $5 Children (10 & under). Tickets sold at the door.
Our Lady of the Lakes Fall Festival, November 6,7 & 8, 2015. Food, Fun & Entertainment! Mark your calendar - Signing up Volunteers now! Contact Mike 386-801-2938 to Volunteer as a Parish Fall Festival worker. We will have a "trunk sale" during the Fall Festival Weekend - contact Susie 386-848-8894 for space and complete details.
St Vincent de Paul Society - NEEDED: Sponsors and walkers for the “HOLY WALKAMOLIES” team. The walk will be on Saturday, September 26th in Sanford.
All proceeds are used for our ministry. Help us make this as successful and better than last years. Sign ups every Sunday in the Social Center. Please help us supply food for our school pantries. Items need to be individual sizes and easy open. Pantry needs: toilet tissue, canned fruit, and cereals. School Pantry: mac&cheese, canned pasta, with meat and chicken. Thank you and may you walk with God in whatever you do.
Download Our New Parish App! Our new Our Lady of the Lakes App is now available to download for iPhone and Android smart phones. Stay connected with our parish throughout the week with instant notifications, an easy-to-access event calendar, and the ability to quickly reply to or share messages via Facebook or Twitter. Also enjoy a bunch of additional features like prayers, daily readings, helpful reminders to silence your phone before Mass or Confession, and much more. Help foster a stronger parish life at Our Lady of the Lakes and better engage the New Evangelization. Download our App today at myparishapp.com or search your phone’s App store for myparish.
every Wednesday in the Parish Hall. Doors open at 10:30am Games begin at 1:00pm Warm-ups begin at 12:15pm. Snack bar available. Non-smoking hall: breaks are taken. Volunteers needed, please contact Bill Weber 386-574-4677.
Faith Formation Classes begin Sunday, August 30th! Registration Now Open! All children in Kindergarten through 6th grade should be attending our Sunday classes at 11:30; all children in 7th and 8th grades and any in high school who have not received Confirmation should be attending our Monday classes at 5:30 in the social hall. Our faith formation continues in high school by participation in the youth group on Wednesdays at 6:30 (which is free). If you have not registered yet forms are available in the office, and online. The cost is $40 for one child; $60 for two and $80 for three or more. If you have any questions you may contact Dolly at the office or by email at email@example.com. Please note we will not have class on September 6th and 7th. Click the following link for Registration Forms: /media/1/PDF%20forms/2015-%202016%20RE%20Registration%20Revised(1).doc
Adult Confirmation Classes: Confirmation classes are on Monday's for adults who have already received their first Communion. Each class will begin at 7:00 pm and end at 8:30 pm. Please contact Dolly at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 386-574-2131 for registration and more information.
RCIA: The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults. Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults is a process of formation for unbaptized adults inviting them to hear the Good News of Jesus Christ, to understand the teachings of the Church and to discover how they are lived out. Baptized Christians and Catholics who have not celebrated First Communion and Confir-mation are also welcome. Please contact Dolly at the church office or at email@example.com for more information. (Please note we will not meet on Sunday, September 6th).
WE JOIN OUR LORD IN INVITING YOU TO BE A PART OF THE RENEWAL PROCESS AT OUR LADY OF THE LAKES PARISH - Christ Renews His Parish Retreat: Fall 2015
You will experience God's love powerfully and personally and experience the fullness of Christian fellowship. The weekend will bless you in so many ways, you will want to share it with everyone! This Retreat is a wonderful way to pause your busy life, so that you can get to know God better. "Come and you will see" - John 1:39 To RSVP, download the registration form on our parish website: www.ourladyofthelakes.org CONTACT INFORMATION: Men's Retreat: September 12th and 13th Allen Lee (386) 532-2927. Women's Retreat: October 24th and 25th Dena Moir (386) 801-3374. You can also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Click the following link for registration form: /media/1/PDF%20forms/Registration71315.docx
Council of Catholic Women Upcoming Events
Thursday, 9/3 CCW General Mtg. – Parish Hall 12 Noon
Sunday, 9/6 Corporate Mass – Church 10:00 am
Tuesday, 9/8 Card Party – Parish Hall 11:30 am
Tuesday, 9/15 CCW Board Meeting-Parish Hall 10:00 am
Thursday, 9/17 CCW Evening Mtg.-Parish Hall 7:00 pm
Friday, 9/18 Bunco Party – Parish Hall 7:00 pm
Every Friday Craft Workshop – Parish Hall 10:00 am
Do you feel called to be …...A Minister of Communion?
Training workshop Oct. 31 from 9:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. here at Our Lady of the Lakes.
Contact Father Frank (386) 574-2131
… A Minister to the Sick?
Training workshop Nov. 7 from 9:00 a.m.—12:00 p.m. at St. Ann’s Church in DeBary.
(Must already be a Minister to Communion) Registration starts 8:00 a.m. If interested, contact Father Frank (386) 574-2131
Want to have some fun and get some good exercise? Ever tried line dancing?
Lucy Ruiz has volunteered to offer line beginners dancing classes, free of charge, on most Tuesday afternoons at 2:00 PM in the social hall beginning in September. She currently runs these classes weekly at the Deltona Senior Center, and we’ve decided to give it a try here at the parish. The initial class will be Tuesday September 1 at 2:00 PM. See you there!
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|Upper Room-Divine Mercy Covenant Group: Please click the following link for complete details: /media/1/PDF%20forms/UPPER%20%20ROOM.docx
Tuesday 8am; 11:30am
Friday 8am; 11:30am
First Friday each Month 7pm (all invited for food & entertainment in Social Hall following Mass compliments of the Philippine Community)
4pm (Vigil Mass);
7pm Spanish (Vigil Mass)
Sunday 8am; 10am; 12 noon
First Friday of each Month 7-7:45am
Saturday 2:30-3:45 pm; 6:15-6:45 pm
Monday-Friday 6pm in the Chapel
Every Wednesday 6:30pm in the Church
Online Giving APP now available at your APP Store for Smart Phones. Search Online Giving, then install app.
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Wednesday, 1:00 PMBINGO
Time: Wednesday, 1:00 PM
doors open at 10:30 am
O LYGHT (Our Lady of the Lakes Youth Growing in Holy Trust)
Wednesday, 6:30 PMO LYGHT (Our Lady of the Lakes Youth Growing in Holy Trust)
Time: Wednesday, 6:30 PM
High School Youth Group meets every Wednesday at 6:30 PM. Join us to learn more about yourself and God and to grow in your faith in a...
CCW Regular Meeting
Thursday, 11:30 AMCCW Regular Meeting
Time: Thursday, 11:30 AM
For additional information about the Council of Catholic Women, contact Laurie Scott 386-232-4822.
Adult Bible Study
Thursday, 7:00 PMAdult Bible Study
Time: Thursday, 7:00 PM
For more information contact Dolly in the Church Office at 386-574-2131 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
7 PM First Friday Mass
Friday, 7:00 PM7 PM First Friday Mass
Time: Friday, 7:00 PM
Food and refreshments hosted by the Philippine Community at Social Hall immediately following the 7pm Mass. Please bring a covered dish to...
Church Office Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.
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If you wish to take up the gifts at any Mass, please tell the head usher of that Mass, also please notify them one week or more before.
Legion of Mary: meetings each Tuesday from 6:30 PM to 8 PM in the Religious Education Bldg. We pray the Rosary and learn about the weekly works our members perform in the Parish. Come join the Legion of Mary at the service of our Mother Mary. In Spanish.
El Circulo de Oración La Divina Misericordia de Our Lady of the Lakesles invita a orar, cantar, alabar y glorificar al Señor todos los lunes de 7:00 PM a 9:00 PM en el edificio de Educación Religiosa de nuestra parroquia. ¡Los esperamos! The Prayer Group Divine Mercy of Our Lady of the Lakes invites you to pray, sing, praise and glorify the Lord every Monday from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM in the Parish Religious Education Building. (in Spanish)
To Serve in the Catholic Services Jail Ministry at the Volusia County jails in Daytona Beach on Mondays from 1:30-2:30 and/or 6:30-7:00 PM please contact the Basilica of St. Paul at 386-252-5422 X301 for more information. Teams of ministers from a variety of parishes conduct a scripture study for male inmates each week. Female volunteers are not allowed to minister to the male inmates without a man to accompany them, and at this time, our male volunteers are few. After completing the application and approval process, ministers will participate once or twice a month
To join K of C Council 6584 or for further information, contact John Romoser, Grand Knight 386-956-9576
Men’s Group: We are a group of men who meet every Sunday after the 8:00 a.m. & the 10:00 a.m. Masses in the Social Hall. We learn as a group how to be better individuals by the teachings of our Lord. We will provide you with the tools and resources to strengthen your spiritual muscles for the greatest game ever played, to become the man that the Lord intends you to be. Please come and join us!
Dedications in Memory of Loved Ones: You may now donate flowers or candles in memory of your deceased loved ones. You will also be able to donate larger liturgical objects such as vestments, li-turgical books, & other long lasting items. For details
contact Fr. Kenny or Fr. Frank.