LENT BEGINS WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1st!

Ash Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Mass Times at 9 AM and 7 PM, both at Sacred Heart.  (Collection to benefit Alms for the Poor)

Stations of the Cross and Soup Supper - Every Friday in Lent, starting March 3rd
6 PM - Stations of the Cross; 6:30 PM Soup Supper (Collection benefits Catholic Relief Services)

LENTEN REGULATIONS
Catholics in good health are to observe the following practices during Lent:
Fasting:  Catholics 18-59 are obliged to fast on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday, having one full meal and up to two smaller meals during the day.  
Abstinence:  All Catholics 14 years old and older must abstain from meat on Ash Wednesday, Good Friday and all the Fridays of Lent. Abstinence forbids the use of meat, but not of eggs, milk products or condiments made of animal fat.

Winter Weather and Illness Policy

Mass Times

Saturday Vigil Mass
5 PM Sacred Heart

Sunday
8:30 AM Sacred Heart
10:30 AM Sacred Hart
12:15 PM St. Joseph

Confession
Saturdays 3:30-4:30 PM Sacred Heart
Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday 5:30-6 PM St. Joseph


Family Formation and Sacramental Preparation 2016-17

The next Family Formation session is Wednesday, March 8th.  Click on the links below for information about Sacramental Preparation.

First Reconciliation and First Eucharist 2016-17

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, February 21 at 6:30 PM
Sacred Heart Sing-a-Long.  All ages are welcome to join us in the church to sing songs following the Church's liturgical year.

Wednesday, February 22
NO Daily Mass at 9 AM while Father is out of town.  However, there WILL be Mass on Friday, Feb. 24th at 9 AM. 

Saturday, February 25 at 5 PM
Celebration of Mass of Confirmation at Sacred Heart.  Nineteen candidates will be confirmed - 6 from our parish along with 13 from neighbor churches.  Please pray for all the candidates for confirmation as they near the end of their preparation.

Forty Days for Life
Tuesdays in Lent, beginning March 7th. 40 Days for Life is a focused pro-life campaign which incorporates prayer, fasting, and peaceful vigil to end abortion.  Check the parish bulletin for how you can be involved.

Winter Hospitality Overflow
March 5th through March 11th.  We are excited to be able to host the homeless at St. Paul Lutheran Church again this year. St. Paul provides space for 24-30 single men to come off the streets during the coldest months of the year into a safe, dry, and warm environment where they can get a good nights sleep. Check the parish bulletin on ways you can help.
 

Ongoing Events

Fraternus & Fidelis, Youth grades 5-12, Every Monday, 6:30-8:00 PM, in the parish hall.

Children's Liturgy of the Word at 10:30 AM Sunday Mass at Sacred Heart.

Little Rock Scripture Study on the Gospel of John meets Fridays from 10 AM to 12 Noon, parish hall.

Rosary Makers meet every Tuesday at 10 AM

RCIA Inquiry meets every Sunday at 11:45 AM in the hall.  Contact the parish office for more details on becoming Catholic.