ANNOUNCEMENTS at Holy Spirit and Around the Diocese.
8am Daily Adoration
9:45am Thursday Bible Study Group
4-4:45pm Sacrament of Reconciliation
5 pm Vigil Mass
All Masses are at 9 am and 7 pm
Boston Butt Sale
Macon Council 925 Knights of Columbus is holding their annual Boston Butt sale in time for Thanksgiving. And Boston Butts make great Christmas presents! Smoked Boston Butts averaging 8-10 pounds will be available for pick-up on Friday, November 22, after 4:00 pm at 938 High Street in Macon. Cost is only $35.00. Make check out to K of C Council 925. To order your Boston Butt contact any Knight or call David Cousino (Council Grand Knight) at 478-335-0870 or call or email Deacon Don Coates (Assembly Faithful Navigator) at 478- 757-8808 (firstname.lastname@example.org). All orders and "checks in the mail" must be received by Monday, November 18th.
Gift of Love cards are here. Please help a child have a wonderful Christmas by taking a card in the back of church. All gifts can be dropped off at Family Advancement Ministries, 538 Orange St. or left in the church. All gifts need to be unwrapped and can be dropped at church or FAM. Please deliver by Dec.13. Questions contact Bella Davila---746-9803 God Bless and Merry Christmas!!
First Thursdays with Sister Elizabeth at the Kolbe Center will continue with her Advent talk scheduled for December 5th at 7:00 PM. Sister Elizabeth will FaceTime in from the Sisters’ house in Utica, New York. Plan to attend to hear Sister’s inspirational words at the Kolbe Center, 833 Walnut Street. Dinner will be provided! Call (478) 257-4425.
You are invited to participate in a discernment retreat where a group of young men will gather to learn more about the Priesthood and to pray asking God for guidance in regards to their calling in life. The retreat starts with lunch on Friday, December 20th at Little Ocmulgee State Park in Helena, Georgia (south of Dublin), and ends on Saturday, December 21st after lunch (around 2pm). If you are unable to arrive until Friday evening, you are still welcome to come! For more information call or email Maggie Blanc at 912-201-4126 or email@example.com. Register at retreat. There is no charge. After you register, you will receive more details about the retreat and a message from the Vocation Director, Father Pablo Migone.
UPCOMING EVENTS at Holy Spirit and Around the Diocese
There are lots of events taking place at Holy Spirit and around the Diocese. Please try to attend as many as you can!
The Council of Catholic Women will meet on Monday, November 18th, at 6:30 pm in the Parish Social Hall. Pati Dunaway form the St. Peter Claver Food Pantry will be our guest speaker. Please bring nonperishable food items and help fill the shelves at the pantry. All members of the Parish are welcome to attend.
VIRTUS training will be conducted December 12th, 6PM. This training is required for Safe Environment Compliance for any adult who will come in contact with youth as part of their ministry. Contact Petra, 478-788-6386.