Bring your image of the Infant Jesus to Mass this weekend Dec 15/16 for the customary blessing!
Bring your image of the Infant Jesus to Mass this weekend Dec 15/16 for the customary blessing!
Epiphany of the Lord Catholic Church

Advent is a season of preparation where we await with anticipation the joys of Christmas.  It is a time when we also look forward to the Second Coming of Christ and his Reign over all the Earth. It begins the first Sunday of Advent -- December 3rd -- and ends the fourh Sunday of Advent, which this year is December 24.

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA
Saturday, December 1, 9 am
Bring the whole family for a fun morning  PARENTS BE SURE AND BRING YOUR CAMERA!! Reservations are a must for ordering breakfast & crafts. Call Beth Oritz, 751-4072 for reservations  or sign-up on marble table.


SOLEMNITY OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION
Holy Day of Obligation
December 7 Mass at 530 PM, December 8, Mass at 10 AM.

COMMUNITY SERVICE CHRISTMAS MANGER GIFT PROGRAM
Every year the Community Service Board collects “Christmas Wishes” (gifts) for Birth Choice, St. Vincent De Paul, and Sr. B.J.’s Pantry. Please take one or two tags from our Manger to help make their “Wish” come true!  All gifts are not to be wrapped and please attach the colored tag from our Manger display. Community Service is accepting monetary donations. If you don't have time to shop for a Manger gift, we can shop for you!  Make checks payable to Epiphany (note on check: manger gift) and please mail or drop check off at the parish office. Board members will be happy to shop for the needed gifts. Thank you.

MEN'S CLUB DINNER

Friday, December 10, 630 pm.

ADVENT PENANCE SERVICE
Sunday, December 16, 5 pm.

CLASSICS ADVENT LUNCHEON
December 12, 1130 am.
Fried chicken provided, bring a potluck dish to share!

FEAST OF OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE
December 12th
Masses at 8 am and 630 pm, in the Chapel.

WOMEN'S CLUB HOLIDAY DINNER
December 14, 630 pm, reservations required.
All women of the parish are invited. Cost of dinner: $15/person, payable at the door but reservations are needed for the dinner count. Tickets for the raffle will be available for purchase the night of the dinner. Ticket cost: 20 raffle tickets for $5.00.  Childcare is provided starting at 6:30pm. Epiphany families needing help this Christmas can be referred to us by another parishioner or by submitting their own name by calling the Parish Office at 722-2110, Ext. 114 (Betty Jo) by Sunday, Dec. 10. Anonymity will be maintained.

DECORATE THE CHURCH
We will decorate the Church for Christmas on Saturday, Dec 16th, at 9 am, and Sunday December 17, after the 1230 pm Mass. We need the most help on Saturday because we are putting up trees.


BLESS THE INFANT JESUS SUNDAY
December 15 530 pm, December 16 8 and 10 am, 1230 pm.
All are welcome to bring the statue of the infant Jesus from your home Nativity set and receive a special blessing for the season.