Cluster 5's Thailand Trek: 22nd year of VBS
VBS PHOTOS in a wonderful slideshow.
Program lead Anna Robinson said: "Thank you to our 2015 Vacation
Bible School volunteers, listed here. This cluster program, our 22nd year of
VBS, would not be possible without the dedicated teens and adults from the
community giving of their time and talents!"
Bible Adventures Leader: Deacon Dan
- Experience Thailand Leader: Lisa Ammerman
Thai Games: Anna Leterneau and Cassie Shaw
Thai Treats: Brenda Watson, Carol LeVasseur, Hailey and
Crew Leaders: Erin Robinson, Emily Knowles, Molly Cunningham, Lily Cullen, Eliza Leterneau, Hannah Drew,Cassidy
Assistant Celebration Leaders: Matt LeVasseur, Fiona Ammerman, Sam Lerley, and Tina McLeod
Planning, Preparation, and Decorating: Erin Robinson,
Justine Hrynick, Lisa and Fiona Ammerman, Deb Bryant
Clean up: Janet DeGraw
Eucharistic Adoration: Rose Rush
Photographers: Anna Qualey Robinson and Rachel Gilman
Picnic: Brenda Watson and Mona Qualey
Special Guests: Eve Rice and grandson, Alexander. Eve
shared her experiences of living in Thailand and also shared
Thai food and drink!
Thank you to everyone who has supported the VBS raffle fundraiser and donated items to make the program possible, to our
"tent raisers," and to Father Bruce for his support! AND THE $250 RAFFLE WINNER IS: MACIE QUALEY!
- The Pastor's Voice
July 2015. It has been several weeks since I have written a
Pastor's Voice and I have a topic that might interest a few people. In the
course of my daily responsibilities, I deal with the staff in many ways. As I
drive between Millinocket and East Millinocket planning my trips to make sure
that Charleen and Judy are where I think they are, it occurs to me that things
would be easier and more efficient at Christ the Divine Mercy Parish if
everything was in one office.Read Father's
message to us.
Help fund hospital chaplains, ministries on campuses and in prisons, parish youth ministry, home supplies,
the food bank and much
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Diocese of Portland Donates Over $86,000
to Aid and Recovery Efforts in Nepal
"Allow me to express my gratitude to the
many people in our parish communities
for their generosity in helping to provide
crucial relief and humanitarian aid in this
time of devastation and suffering for the
people of Nepal," said Bishop Robert P.
Deeley. "The charitable giving of the people of Maine once again rose to meet an
enormous challenge affecting people we
will never meet. Yours is the charity of
Christ. Please join me in continuing to
keep the thousands of individuals and
families affected in our prayers."
- Bishop Deeley
- New Sunday Mass Schedule
- June 13 - August 30
Sat. 4 p.m.
Christ the Divine Mercy: St. Martin's
Sun 7:30 a.m. St.
Sun. 9:30 a.m. Christ the Divine Mercy: St.
Sun. 11:30 a.m. Christ the Divine Mercy: St.
- Life Line Screening
- July 29, 9 a.m. - 12:25 p.m.
Held at St. Martin's; by
the Life Line Screening organization; screens for
disease risk factors. See
for more details.
- K of C Yard Sale & BBQ
- August 1, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
St. Martin's. Please contact Terry Leavitt at 723-1169 or
Gerry Baker at 447-5890 to pick up donations.
- Deacon Dan Retirement Party
- August 7, 5 p.m. - 6 p.m. happy hour, dinner
at 6 p.m.
Sponsored by the parishioners of
Christ the Divine Mercy Parish; at St. Martin's Hall
- St. Benedict's Feast Celebration & Deacon Dan Retirement Party
- August 9, time to-be-announced
the date for this special celebration
- 2015 Blue Mass
- September 13, 10 a.m.
the Immaculate Conception, Portland
- 55th Annual Harvest Tea & Sale
- October 8, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
is a joint effort of the two churches in Christ the Divine
Mercy Parish, to be held at St. Martin's
hall. Volunteers and items needed. See
Loretta M. Tapley
We offer our
prayers for the faithful departed and our condolences to
their families and friends. May their souls rest in the peace of Our Lord Jesus Christ.
Encyclical of Pope Francis on our common home
“LAUDATO SI’, mi’ Signore” – “Praise be to you, my Lord”.
new, St. Francis-inspired, letter to all of us from Pope Francis.
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