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Entries for August 2016

Bratfest Tickets Available Now

Posted on August 31, 2016 in: General News

  This year, our annual Bratfest celebrates the 95th anniversary of Mary Queen of Peace parish. We have some surprises planned to delight parishioners of all ages. Festivities begin with a special anniversary Mass at 3:00 pm, celebrated by our dear friend and former Associate Pastor, Father Craig Holway. During the delicious meal served on the parking lot, the kids can keep busy with free pony rides, face-painting, the Young Families Kids' Corner,  and an Open Gym sponsored by the MQP Athletic Association featuring a basketball shoot-out and whiffle ball home run derby.  Adults may enjoy the specia...

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Forum on Racial Diversity

Posted on August 14, 2016 in: General News

Interested in Music Ministry?

Posted on August 14, 2016 in: General News

The Music Ministry will be in full swing for the Fall soon. If you are a high school aged or an adult musician who would like to be involved, we will have a kick-off luncheon and prayer service on August 20 at 11:30 in the Msgr. Lubeley Room. The Children’s Choir will be starting up soon as well. The Adagio Choir (2nd & 3rd graders) will meet on Thursdays and begin on September 8 after school in the church. The Allegro Choir (4th thru 8th graders) will meet on Tuesdays and begin on August 30 after school.  Any questions? Please don’t hesitate to ask. Marc Strathman — mstrathman@mqpwg.org.  ...

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Attention empty-nesters, grandparents, single adults, teenagers, and generally anyone interested in babies, toddlers, children!!! Mary Queen of Peace has a need for childcare support so that parents of young children can partake in faith enrichment and fellowship opportunities at various times throughout the year. We are seeking qualified individuals who are interested in helping shepherd children and tend to their needs for a couple of hours while the parents participate in opportunities such as ALPHA, MOPS (mothers of preschoolers), and the Marriage Ministry. Our lead “shepherds” must be 18 years or older and...

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Parish Leadership Forum

Posted on August 08, 2016 in: General News

All leaders of our parish organizations, ministries, and committees have been invited to a Parish Leadership Forum on Saturday, August 27, beginning with 8:00am Mass here at MQP, continuing with Coffee and Donuts and information and formation in the school cafeteria, and concluding by 12:30 pm. At this gathering, Fr. John, our Parish Council, and our parish leaders will celebrate our faith and successes and plan for our future, especially as we align our efforts with the Archdiocesan beONE initiative, which seeks to foster missionary discipleship, promote human dignity and social responsibility, embrace a culture of leader...

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