Happenings at the Parish.
First Friday Adoration
Every First Friday of the month, St. Ambrose hosts Eucharistic Adoration from 8:30am (after mass) until 11:15am with Benediction. Please come join in prayer for our vocations to religious life.
Every 2nd Thursday of the month, Mother of Perpetual Help Devotions and the Rosary are said at 6:00pm.
Every 3rd Saturday of the month, Ultreya is held at 9:00am, where there is prayer time, witness talk, and sharing time.
Father Joseph Kelly
November 19, 2020
Parish Council Minutes
Members Present: Brenda Miller, Richard Graviett, David Enderle, Father Kelly and Diane Eftink.
Opening Prayer was led by Father Kelly.
Minutes of the previous meeting were read. Motion to approve the minutes by Brenda Miller, seconded by Richard Graviett. Motion Carried.
PSR- All is continuing to go well.
Youth – There is a purified event to be held at the Knights of Columbus Hall at Jackson, Missouri on November 30th beginning at 7:00 P.M. for ages 13+ and their parents. Speaker will be Jason Evert.
Maintenance – Richard Graviett advised that he talked to Chris Schaefer about the problem in the restroom. Richard Graveitt is checking all pews.
Cemeteries- Richard Graviett talked to Dale Tenkhoff about mowing the cemeteries. $2,700.00 is presently being paid to mow the St. Ambrose cemerery and does not include the St. Edwards cemetery at Dutchtown. Mr. Graviett asked what the parish needed to pay for both cemeteries. Discussion was then heard.
Social – Men’s Club will not have their Breakfast in December and instead will be selling their sausage.
December 8th – There is a dispensation from Mass for those that are compromised and if you are young and healthy you can go to Mass.
Mass Schedule for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception: Vigil Mass on December 7th- Guardian Angel at 6:00 P.M. and December 8th at 8:00 A.M.
December 8th St. Ambrose at 6:00 P.M.
Mass Schedule for Christmas – St. Ambrose-December 24th at 4:00 P.M. December 25th 8:00 A.M. and
Guardian Angel- December 24th at 6:00 P.M. and 11:00 P.M. and December 25th at 10:00 A. M.
Mass Schedule for New Year’s – Guardian Angel - December 31 at 6:00 P.M. and January 1 at 8:00 A.M.
St. Ambrose – January 1, 2021 at 6:00 P.M.
Father advised that he will be putting out the 2021 missals the 1st Sunday of Advent, one per household and if three are more in the family two per household and asked that you please keep the missal with you and do not leave in the pews.
Parish Mission will be December 13-15 at Guardian Angel Church beginning at 6:00 P.M. Father will offer Confessions.
There will be no Parish Council meeting in December.
The next meeting will be January 21, 2021.
The meeting closed with a prayer led by Father Kelly.