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LITURGY
MASS SCHEDULE

WEEKDAY PUBLIC & LIVESTREAM
WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY & FRIDAY @ 9AM

WEEKEND PUBLIC
SATURDAY @ 5:30PM
SUNDAY @ 8:30 AM (Also livestreamed)
SUNDAY @11AM

LIVESTREAM OPTIONS
Opening September 18th!
IMPORTANT NEWS
Fr. Kevin's Invitation
There is no such thing as
“virtual Holy Communion.”

Father Kevin's Pastor's Page addresses some concerns about returning to in person mass. Please come join us!

We've Missed YOU!
WE DID IT!!!! MATCH GOAL MET!
 
$98,161 pledged to date (goal was $70,455)

Thanks to your response to the match challenge. We now have over $27,000 to fund our parish project to increase the safety and accessibility of the church. 
 
Thank you to the 265 households that participated in this year’s Catholic Annual Appeal. If you haven’t yet participated additional funds will help expand the scope of the project. Donate Now.   
OLG MINISTRY FAIR!
September 24-25 after all the MassesCome learn more about all the ministries here at our parish, discover ways to get involved, and meet other parishioners. There will also be opportunities to participate with a variety of activities, including helping to knit a scarf for those who are homeless and testing your knowledge of the faith—can you reach the level of a saint? There will also be an activity table for children and hospitality. Contact Helen, heleno@olgseattle.org if you would like your ministry to be represented.

DEDICATION AND BLESSING OF OUR NEW BLESSED SACRAMENT SPACE AND TABERNACLE
Will take place the weekend of October 8-9 during the masses. We are truly blessed by all who have made this project possible, including the donors, the Steering Committee, and the contractors, electricians and others who created this sacred space in our church.  
 UPCOMING YOUNG ADULT EVENTS!

OLG Young Adults is Trivia Night is TONIGHT, September 14th, at Beveridge Place Pub. It starts at 8:00 pm and is $2 per person. Come early as we will be forming our OLG young adult trivia team. Must be 21 or older to participate. Bring your friends and enjoy an evening of fun!

Young adults are invited to join us this Saturday at the 5:30pm Mass (the third Saturday of the month). We'll head to the Luna Park Cafe afterwards for food and beverages. Attending mass is not required to come hang out with us!  
OPPORTUNITIES TO SUPPORT OLG MINISTRIES
Mother Teresa Movie

Calling all Catholics to the 2-night only, theatrical release of Mother Teresa: No Greater Love, showing in Tukwila on Monday, October 3 and Tuesday, October 4, at 7p.m., at the AMC Southcenter 16 theater. Join the Knights of Columbus Council #12175 at the AMC Southcenter 16 theater in Tukwila on Tuesday, October 4 at 7pm to watch this inspiring, feature-length film. Bring your family and friends to experience this definitive film and be inspired to put your faith into action. A limited number of free tickets are available to OLG parishioners and can be requested on the website at https://olgseattle.org/mother-teresa-movie. A free will donation is requested to benefit the OLG refugee support fund. 
WOMEN’S SPIRITUALITY GROUP
The Women’s Spirituality Group gathers to pray together, study spiritual topics and share their personal faith journeys. The first meeting is Tuesday October 4th. All are welcome! For more information contact:
 
Cindy Tewes, ctewes@comcast.net
ARE YOU INTERESTED IN SHARING OUR CATHOLIC FAITH WITH CHILDREN?

We need volunteers, particularly for our preschool program. If you are interested in sharing your faith with children as a lead catechist or an assistant, please contact mollyb@olgseattle.org .She is in the office Monday and Tuesday mornings for phone calls 206-935-0358 x 113.

We are also looking for Little Lambs childcare staff. If interested, please see the “We’re hiring” information.

Mark your calendars:
  • September 18: Open House for Pre-K through 8th grade programs and Little Lambs (childcare at 11:00 Mass) 9:30-1:00, in the school
  • October 2: Family Faith Sunday (Families with children K-6) followed by a Family Mass at 11:00 am
  • October 9: Classes begin for Preschool-grade 6 and Sacrament Prep for 1st Communion
The Season of Creation starting Sept. 1 with the World Day of Prayer for Creation and ending Oct. 4, the feast of St. Francis of Assisi – is a time to renew our relationship with our Creator and all creation through celebration, conversion, and commitment together. There are a wide variety of opportunities for everyone to “listen to the voice of the earth” and respond, including:

 
Check out our parish website for more information and events. The HR/OLG Care for Creation Ministry meets the second Monday of each month at 7:00 pm by Zoom. New members are always welcome. Contact Lucy Johnson, littleru1@aol.com
OLG COMMUNITY & SCHOOL

CONGRATULATIONS AND GOD’S BLESSINGS to Aveline Isla and Serafina Brisson, daughters of Jordana and Mark Sexauer, who were baptized on August 28, and to Gloria Constance Kalohelani, daughter of Angie and Tim Gebhart, baptized on September 10th! We welcome them and celebrate with their families on this joyous occasion.

WE WELCOME YOU TO OLG PARISH! Noah Felgar!

CELEBRATING THE OPENING OF THE WEST SEATTLE BRIDGE! Order the commemorative t-shirt to celebrate the occasion while supporting the West Seattle Chamber of Commerce and Junction Association (who support us every year for Loop the Lupe!) More information can be found HERE.  

THE SCHOOL OFFICE IS OPEN from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. or by appointment
www.guadalupe-school.org - 206-935-0651

Applications are still being accepted for the 22-23 school year.
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A PARISH WITH OPEN ARMS & CARING HEARTS

Where Everyone is welcome!