Lenten Series Booklets: The Way of the Cross and the Spirit study guides are still available for both individuals and for groups. Small Groups have already begun. We are planning a small group’s celebration after Easter.
|Ruby Mae Bell
|733-7424, Tues, 10:00 a.m.
676-4545, Tues, 11:00 a.m.
727-3917, Tues, 11:30 a.m.
Chick-fil-A, Wed, 6:00 p.m.
Special invitation to those under age 40
727-0408, Thurs, 9:30 a.m.
723-8032, Thurs, 4:00 p.m.
729-9422, Thurs, 7:00 p.m.
750-9310, Thurs, 7:00 p.m.
984-7684, Fri, 3:00 p.m.
549-4090, Fri, 6:00 p.m.
729-9422, Sat, 10:00 a.m.
Special invitation to Jr. DOK and friends
Boxtops: We are now collecting “box tops” for Palm Bay Elementary. The school is able to use the box tops and labels from all sorts of products to earn money and vouchers to purchase supplies for the classroom. Save your box tops and bring them to the Parish Hall.
Special Offering: Say a prayer and give a quarter (25¢) each day during Lent for the missions and outreach of our parish. Quarter books are available in the Welcome Center and the Narthex.
Upcoming Meetings of Note
- Safeguarding God’s Children – March 14, 9 a.m.
- Ministries Calendar Meeting – March 9, 10:00 a.m.
Women’s Retreat at Canterbury: Women retreat and conference, Oviedo, Fl. invites you to a retreat of Christian love and fellowship on April 17-19 at Canterbury. The principal speaker is Rachel Hauck, an award winning Christian novelist. Cost of the retreat is $172.00 double occupancy, $202.00 single occupancy including meals. Registration ends March 22. Space is limited so register early. This is always a blessed time and not to be missed. For registration information, see the poster on the bulletin board in the Parish Hall, or speak with Fran Leonard at 321-727-0408.
Singles Lunch: COOS luncheon group will visit The Grande Villa, 964 S. Harbor City Blvd, Melbourne, on Thursday, March 12. Lunch is $5.00 and will be followed by a tour of the facilities. Seating is limited. Lunch will be served at 1:00 p.m.
Relay For Life: Relay for Life, Palm Bay will be hosting a free Survivor/Caregiver Dinner Dance on Friday, April 17, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. The event will be located at Our Lady Of Grace Parish Hall. Dinner will be catered by TexasRoadHouse. Registration is required. Please pick up a form from the church office.
Prayer Walk: The Dong Team is conducting a special Prayer Walk on Saturday, March 21, from 3:00-4:30 p.m. All are invited to join in this special time of Lenten devotions.
Easter Flower: Easter Flower Memorials & Thanksgivings Donations for the Easter Flowers are now being accepted, and must be in by Sunday, March 22, in order to be included in the Easter bulletin. Please fill out the form below, and return it to the Parish Office before the deadline.
Today’s Coffee Hour: The Dong Team will be hosting Coffee Hour during March under the theme: It’s All About Changing the World! Each week will have a different display–come see today’s focus on the impact of our efforts on the Dong Community.
ECW is on the move again: ECW is collecting non-perishable food items for the sharing center. This week we will collect canned soups, and canned, i.e. tuna, canned stew etc. Next week, peanut butter, jelly crackers etc. ECW would also like to take the opportunity to thank all who volunteered their time and donations for the annual Pancake Supper. Special thanks to Harold Clarke, Jerome McKenzie, Bob and David Leonard and Ray Martin for assisting with the set-up and clean up.
Thank you: Many thanks to the kitchen help, the Ushers, those who contributed food, the choir and musicians and all who made the Black History Celebration a success.
Vacation Bible School: Mark your Calendar, please. Vacation Bible School will be held during the week of July 13-17, 2015. More Information will be available in the upcoming weeks. In His Service. Hyacinth.