Entries for November 2020
Christmas Mass Update
As of December 18th:
Three pews remain inside the church for seating at the 9:00 AM Christmas Day Mass
Seating inside the church for the 11:00 AM Christmas Day Mass is still available
Please Sign Up if you want a seat in...
Would you like to be able to pick where in the church to sit at a Christmas Mass?
Perhaps come just 5-10 minutes before Mass starts and walk right to a pew reserved for you, rather than arrive 30+minutes beforehand (with maybe even young ones in tow who don't have the patienc...
Our parish is in need of your great handyman skills but this is more than just fixing this and fixing that. This is about fellowship and using your unique talents in service to Christ and His Church. This Church was built by its parishioners and we as parishioners should take pride in ...
We are in the process of starting a chapter, here at St. Max, of Troops of St. George.
To do this we need a minimum of 6 father's and 6 son's ages 6-18 to begin our charter.
The Troops of St. George is Catholic Scouting.
ABOUT THE TROOPS OF SAINT GEORGE
The Troops of Saint ...
Raffle Winners to Be Announced
LIVE on our Facebook page at 10:00 AM on Friday...
like right NOW if you're seeing this email at 10 am on Friday, November 20th!
And if you missed it live, you can still click there and see the recording! &nbs...
The parish offices will be closed on Thursday & Friday, November 26 and 27.
On Thursday (Thanksgiving Day), Mass will be offered at 9:30 am in St. Peter's Church
On Friday, there will be no public Mass; the intention for that day will be said by Father K in his private Mas...
Here's a cute 9-page coloring activity book for children this Advent season.
Catholic Activity Book
Download the PDF and print at home, or if you would like to pick one up from the parish office, just send me an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org and I'll make one for you.
Join a group of Mothers with Young Children and meet other awesome moms like yourself!
Groups forming for January and they CAN be done virtually!
See flyer for more information or contact Christy at 651-226-1612 or Barb at 763-972-6843.
Don't go it alone -- get the support and camarader...
Beginning Sunday November 29th, St. Peter's Church will be open for Eucharistic Adoration from Sundays at noon until Saturdays before the 5:00 PM Vigil Mass.
During daily Masses, the Blessed Sacrament will be reposed at the start of Mass and then exposed again following Mass.
If there is...
Beginning SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 29, we will extend our hours of adoration as we begin waiting for the Lord in the season of Advent.
Many parishioners have stepped forward to take an hour with the Lord - thank you!
We are still in need of a couple adorers for the following times; please prayerf...
The Purity Project
We want to introduce you to an initiative here at St. Max called the Purity Project. We have set up a page with links and a battle plan to help you and our culture wipe out the plague of pornography. It is destroying our families. We cannot put our head in the sand on this topi...
You can donate directly from your IRA to The Church of St Maximilian Kolbe and support our parish this Christmas.
Donate directly from your IRA by December 31st
Save income tax on your gift
If you have any questions, please call Marie Bauman in our office at 763-972-2077 x 226 or email ...
Join us for Mass on Thanksgiving Day at 9:30 AM inside St. Peter's Church.
This event is open to all those Confirmed to college age and those seeking Confirmation.
The run down:
6:00 Adoration with reflection and confession offered
This will be ongoing and will meet every 3rd Tuesday
Takes place on the St. Peter Campus
Are you feeling heavy, weighed down with troubles or worries?
Do the same heavy thoughts, fears or feelings keep returning?
We are fortunate our Archdiocese has prayer teams trained in a ministry formed on the Unbound model of prayer.
This prayer is a form of healing and deliverance, and is...
Raffle Drawing is Approaching!
We have some great cash prizes and your efforts in selling tickets help support our awesome parish.
If you need more tickets, please contact Ted May at 763-972-6213.
Please return your ticket stubs and money (or unsold tickets) by Wedn...
Holy Spririt Academy is hosting their Harvest Banquet 2020 online with some fun and interesting silent auction items!
"Fish Fry with the Fathers"
"Brunch with Bishop Cozzens"
Chauffeured Limo Ride to Sovereign Estate...
Are you missing blessing yourself with holy water?
Under COVID restrictions, the Archdiocese has stated we are not allowed to have holy water fonts in the churches. However, you still can get holy water if you want it! How?
Our stainless-steel holy water canister inside St. Pete...
We had a beautiful Mass for the Commemoration of the Faithful Departed on November 2nd.
The names of parishioners who died in 2020 are listed on scrolls inside St. Peter's church, and the Book of the Dead and blessed memorial candles will remain available throughout the month of No...
If you're moving across town, or if you plan to vacate Minnesota for the snowy season...
...and have an address change, please let the parish office know.
Having a current mailing address on file will ensure you get mailed notices timely and will save the parish money by ...
Reading the Bible with New Eyes
There is always a hunger for more Bible resources. Chances are you know several people who are already eyeing their new year's resolutions and thinking, "2021 is the year I'll read the Bible cover to cover!"
If you're looking to refresh you...