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,
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Saturday, July 26th is the date for our next parish All-You-Can-Eat Fish Fry & Chicken Wings from 5 PM - 9 PM in the Social Hall. Only $9 per adult and $5 for children 10 & under. You get "unlimited", All-You-Can-Eat supply of: Alaskan Pollock Deep Fried Fish, Chicken Wings, French Fries, Cole Slaw, Lemonade, Coffee, Iced Tea and Water. Have fun singing Karaoke! Advance tickets on sale now at the church office and after all Masses on the weekends during coffee & sweet treats in the social hall.
4 PM Vigil Mass on July 19, 2014. Video is the property of a Diocese of Orlando entity and duplication or retransmission without permission is prohibited.
7 PM Spanish Vigil Mass on July 19, 2014. Video is the property of a Diocese of Orlando entity and duplication or retransmission without permission is prohibited.
Young Adult Group: On July 22nd we will assist at the End of Life Conference. For further information, contact Dolly Brophy at church office 386-574-2131 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
End of Life Conference: July 22nd at 7:00 PM in the Social Hall we will offer a seminar on End-of-Life Care and Catholic Funeral Preparation. Refreshments will be served. For more information please contact Dolly at the office 386-574-2131.
Youth Group (O Lyght): Thank you for all your support and prayers; the Steubenville Florida Retreat was a great blessing. This Wednesday, July 23rd, weather permitting, we will go to Dewey Boster Park to play soccer. We will begin with supper at 6:30 PM in the Social Hall and we will return for dessert and end at 8:30 PM. Contact Dolly for more information at email@example.com or 386-574-2131.
Estate Planning Seminar: August 12, 2014 at 7:00 PM: Did you know that if you die without a will, the State of Florida has one for you? Without a valid will, the state may distribute your assets in ways that do not meet our family's needs or reflect your charitable wishes. At this free seminar we will cover (from a Catholic perspective) topics such as: Durable Power of Attorney, Health Care Surrogate, Living Will, Last Will & Testament & Probate and Trust. For more information please call Dolly at 386-574-2131.
Our Catholic Appeal 2014
Dedications in Memory of Loved Ones
Annual Parish Carnival
Adult Bible Study: The Great Adventure Bible Study program on Revelation continues on Thursday at 7 PM in the social hall with chapters 14 and 15: Praising the Lamb.
SAVE THE DATE: July 22nd at 7 PM in the social hall we will offer a seminar on End-of-Life Care and Catholic Funeral Preparation. Refreshments will be served. For more information please contact Dolly at the Church office.
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 J. Niewinski, Director 386-574-4620. "Our Children...Our Treasure...Our Priority"
St Vincent de Paul Society Over the summer school break we will be collecting "School Supplies". When school resumes these will be given to our needy families. School items are: boxes of crayons (24 count), glue sticks, spiral notebooks colored pencils, plastic pocket folders, #2 pencils, 3x5 index cards, large pink erasers, wide ruled notebook paper, washable markers, dry erase markers, and white copy paper. Pantry needs: jelly, tuna, cereals, canned meats, beans, mac & cheese, soups, milk (canned or powdered), pasta, potatoes (canned or boxed), cooking oil, cleaning supplies, toilet tissue, paper towels, and other toiletry items. Your gently used clothing would be greatly appreciated. Please place in our clothing bin in the back of the social hall. Thank you and God Bless you for your generous support of our ministry.
Welcome back to Our Lady of the Lakes, Father Mariano!
Father will be working in our Parish until his new assignment within the Diocese of Orlando.
Father Mariano will serve in the Diocese of Orlando for at least the next 5 years.
We are so happy to have you back with us.
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.
Holy Water container is located in the Adoration Chapel.
RCIA: The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults. If you want to learn more about the Catholic Faith or are an adult who has not received First Holy Communion join us for RCIA. Meetings are on Sundays at 1:30 pm in the church office. Please give Dolly a call if you have any questions or would like further information about the RCIA process at 386-574-2131.
OUR CATHOLIC APPEAL - 2014: Our Catholic Appeal is an annual opportunity for every member of our faith family to share in the pastoral work of Christ by funding the important programs and ministries of the Diocese of Orlando. Our Catholic Appeal helps us to fulfill this mission "Teaching & Living the Light of Christ" by funding diocesan-wide ministries that bring forth a greater awareness of God's presence in the world. Gifts to Our Catholic Appeal fund the annual operating costs of our diocesan Chancery & provide critical support for outreach programs such as Catholic Charities of Central Florida. The life-changing programs and ministries that are made possible through Our Catholic Appeal benefit our entire Central Florida community and help our diocese to: feed the hungry & comfort the sick; educate young people in an environment where Christ is loved & embraced; assist families to grow in their love for God and one another; train parish catechists and certify new lay ecclesial ministers; defend human life and dignity; offer resources for lifelong faith formation; nurture those who have answered God's call to the priesthood or religious life.
Vacation Bible Study - July 21-25, 2014 from 9 AM to 1 PM. We are looking for volunteers to assist during Vacation Bible Study. Please call Dolly or Kathe in the office if you are interested. Registration is Open. Vacation Bible Study VBS is looking for children from Kindergarten - 5th to come and meet some "Weird Animals" and learn how Jesus' Love is One-of-a-Kind. Bring a bag lunch for your imagination. The cost is $40.00 for the week, space is limited. VBS will be held in the Religious Education Building. Click the following link for registration form: /media/1/PDF%20forms/RegistrationForm.pdf - After completing form, kindly return it to Dolly Brophy or Kathe Johnson at the Church Office.
Quo Vadis Days Retreat: on Sunday, August 3rd at 5:00 PM to Wednesday, August 6th at 11:00 AM. Quo Vadis is the Latin phrase for "Where are you going?" Quo Vadis Days is a camp experience for young men ages 13 to 18 to learn more about the priesthood, to deepen their faith, and to better discern God's call in their lives. It is sponsored by the Diocese of Orlando to provide a time of prayer, sports, talks and discussions. Registration and parental permission forms are available at: http://www.orlandodiocese.org/vocations-events.
Tuesday 8am; 11:30am
Friday 8am; 11:30am
First Friday each Month 7pm (all invited for food & entertainment in Social Hall following Mass complements of the Philippine Community)
Saturday 8:30am; 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
Those interested in becoming NEW ALTAR SERVERS - please contact Father Frank 386-574-2131.
Church Office Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.
Interested in Becoming an Usher at Mass? Click Here
Religious Education News: Kindergarten -8th Grade 11:30am-12:30pm; First Communion- 12:30pm - 2:00pm; Confirmation– 12:30pm– 2:00pm. Follow our link: www.facebook.com/OLLReligiousEducation
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. Thank you!
Please pray for our sick and our troops.
Reader training in the Church July 26 at 10 AM.