REGULAR EVENTS IN THE PARISH
Tuesday mornings at St Michael's Catholic Church, Nowra
All are welcome to share in morning tea following 8:15am Mass every Tuesday.
All are welcome to come pray the Rosary together every Tuesday at 9:30am in St Michael's Catholic Church.
Holy Hour Friday mornings at St Michael's Catholic Church, Nowra
Exposition begins at 10:30am, followed by Rosary and quiet prayer before the Blessed Sacrament. Benediction just prior to the 11:30am Mass. All welcome.
Craft-Tea Characters Wednesdays 9:30am to 12:00pm
There’s more to it than craft you’ll see; like coffee, laughs, community, conversation and more, if you’ll just walk in through the door. Give it a go and then you’ll know, all you need to do is show.
Enquiries: Louise 0438 218 728
St Michael’s Playgroup
Monday mornings (during school term) 9:00am – 10:30am in foyer of St Michael's School Hall. Parents, grandparents and carers all welcome! Please bring your child’s snacks & gold coin donation.
Coffee morning Sacred Heart Catholic Church Bomaderry - 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month
A number of Bomaderry Parishioners have commenced visiting the Bomaderry Bowling Club for morning coffee, following 9:30am Mass. Some even stay for lunch. All welcome!
Please contact Mary Dunn 4421 0717 for further information.
Vincentia Social Group - 1st Friday of the Month
You can enjoy the fun, games and friendship of Vincentia Social Group on the first Friday of each month. The Social Group meets at 6:00pm in the Holy Spirit Parish Hall, Vincentia. All welcome!
Please contact Sue 4443 7891.
Barefoot Bowls - Every 2nd Tuesday
Join fellow Parishioners, every second Tuesday, from 4:30pm at the Bomaderry Bowling Club. The evening is guaranteed to be a lot of fun. There is no need to book, simply meet with the group at the club. Play in bare feet or wear a pair of soft soled shoes and bring $5 for registration. All welcome!
Contact Sylvia Palmer 0437 267 245 for further details.
Blokes’ Night Out - 1st Friday of the Month
Blokes' of all ages and interests, come together to enjoy a meal, watch the football or play pool at the Bomaderry Bowling Club from 6:30pm. All Blokes' welcome!
Call Nigel Porter 0430 365 383 for further details.
Sunday Roast- 4th Sunday of the Month
Come with your family, a friend or on your own and meet up with fellow Parishioners to enjoy a roast dinner in great company. North Nowra Tavern from 12 noon. (Cost $12)
LMC Soup Kitchen
The LMC Soup Kitchen is in need of some fresh veggies on a Friday. Do you, or someone you know, have any excess in your gardens that you are willing to donate?
Please call Shannon 0414521404 or Sue 0435336195, or simply drop produce to us at the Annexe from 9am Fridays. Thankyou in advance!
Transport to Mass at Culburra
NEW EVENTS IN THE PARISH
Monday 18th December - Mass Jim Da Silva Farm - This will be the last Mass of the year and Christmas lunch will follow the Mass. All welcome!
Tuesday 19th December - Are you 18 to 30 years old? Are you interested in growing in faith and spirituality with other local young adults? Come and see 5:30pm at the Parish Centre, with Fr Duane & Seminarian James Arblaster.
Tuesday 19th December - Barefoot Bowls – This will be the final Barefoot Bowls for the year. 4:30pm at Bomaderry Bowling Club. Contact Sylvia Palmer; 0437 267 245 for further details.
Thursday 21st December - Nowra / Bomaderry Choir Rehearsal – 5:00pm St Michael’s Parish Hall.
Thursday 21st December - Special Event - at 7:00pm we have a very special speaker coming to the Parish Centre. Ironia was an Indian baby rescued off the streets of Kolkata by Mother Teresa. Come and hear her remarkable story. For more information call Shannon 0414521404.
Friday 22nd December - Final soup kitchen & Christmas Party - All volunteers are encouraged to come along.
Saturday 23rd December - Christmas Eve Vigil Mass at St Michael’s - any school aged children wanting to participate in this Mass please come to practice in the Parish Hall. All welcome. Contact Sophie: 0439 018 374.
Events in the Diocese
Faith Circles Weekly Resource for Small Groups. Small faith-sharing groups are a fun way to build relationships. They provide a place where each person can grow in their faith journey. They focus on the ways in which the Spirit is calling us to live a more active, loving and joyful relationship with God, our Church and our World. Weekly free small group resource called Faith Circles is available based on the Sunday Gospels with two reflections (including one by Pope Francis) as well as accompanying questions and prayer points. It is available to download at www.faithcircles.dow.org.au or have it sent to you each month via email subscription.