Covenant Sunday Celebration for entire parish. All are welcome. Bring your own chair and enjoy Mass. Festival and lunch will begin immediately following 11AM Mass.
The term "covenant" comes from Jesus' words over the cup during the Last Supper: "This cup is the new covenant in my blood." (Luke 22:20) Since our worship is centered in the Eucharist, we are a community of the Covenant.
Our annual celebration of Covenant Sunday takes place Sun, Sept 30, 2018. To the new members of our community, we celebrate ONE Sunday Mass outside at the Grotto at 11 a.m. on the last Sunday in September. It is followed by our family festival and lots of delicious food. A good time is had by all! Our chairs for Covenant Sunday this fall are Chris and Maureen Wyvill and we are grateful for their expertise and leadership! We need lots of volunteers to make this work.
The more participation, the better the celebration! Please mark your calendars for this great and wonderful annual celebration of our Christ-filled community!
Sign-up sheets in the following areas will be in the atrium starting this weekend please prayerfully consider how you can help with Covenant Sunday:
Cake Walk - organize the walk, coordinate volunteers
Carnival Games (lollypop tree, bean bag toss, etc) - volunteers to man the games
Craft Table—organize crafts, coordinate volunteers
Cutting Up Veggies—Saturday before Cov. Sunday
Dessert Tent– take a turn in the dessert tent
Drinks – Lemonade/Tea Face Painting—coordinator and painters needed (adults/ teens preferred)
Family Field Games—organize tug-o-war and other fun games
Grounds Prep—weekend before Cov. Sunday
Parking Assistants—help park cars Sunday morning
Pie Eating Contest Set-up
Slip and Slide—chaperones needed
Sno Cones/Popcorn/Cotton Candy-adult/teens to operate the machines
Table & Chair Set-Up—Sat, Sept 29
Trash & Grounds Clean-up
Wrap Hot Dogs—Sunday morning, before Mass