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Entries for September 2017

It's been almost 5 years since we published a pictorial directory for the parish. It's time for a new one, and we need you to make our family picture directory complete!  We have several sessions available in both November and December, but reserve your session now to have the most options.  Click on the photo to reserve your spot today! In preparation for the photo shoot we are asking for volunteers to work the check-in desk as people arrive for their appointment. This involves checking people in, verifying names and spelling, etc. Very easy!  Please help us out and work a shift or two. Your help...

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Thank you for all who have volunteered to be part of the Hospitality Ministry at MQP.  We are blessed with those who continue to serve year after year and also all the new volunteers who have recently signed up. We will be hosting Hospitality Ministry training for all volunteers after the 5pm Mass on Saturday, September 23, and the 9am and 11am Masses on Sunday, September 24. The training will be approximately 10 minutes and includes updates from previous training. Please plan to attend one session, meet your fellow Hospitality Ministers, and learn how Hospitality can make MQP an even more amazing parish! If you...

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Join the Women's League for the 5th Annual “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” Trivia Night Friday, the 13th of October, 2017 7:00 pm – 10pm in the MQP Gym Doors Open at 6:30 Prize awarded for Best Decorated Table Mulligans and 50/50 Raffle Tickets Will be on sale that night. Gather your friends & family (tables of 8), and sign-up today! We will gladly help with table seating if needed. $20.00 per person - includes beer, wine, soda, water & table snacks. Checks payable to Women's League To Reserve a Table: Mail or Email reservation to Trish Goldberg 273 Parkland Ave., 63122 540-3...

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Forum Series on Racial Disparities

Posted on September 19, 2017 in: General News

Race & Religion:  Sheep & Servant Leadership Speaker: Amy Hunter, Diversity and Inclusion Manager, St. Louis Children’s Hospital Wednesday, October 4 7:00pm Holy Redeemer Church 341 E. Lockwood Ave. Sponsors: Holy Redeemer Catholic Church Christ Lutheran Church Emmanuel Episcopal Church Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church Peace United Church of Christ Annunciation Catholic Church First Congregational Church of Webster Groves Alliance for Racial Dignity Webster Groves Christian Church For further information contact Carol Bahmueller 314-963-0844 or cbahmueller@gmail.com  

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Get Your Bratfest Tickets Today!

Posted on September 13, 2017 in: General News

Get your Bratfest ticket tickets now!  And new this year we have a limited supply of  bottomless beer steins for $33.  When they're gone, they're gone!  As Fr. John may or may not have said,  "Even morning coffee tastes better in an MQP beer stein!" And, available online, the chance to purchase a ticket for a teacher/staff member! We love our teachers and staff - wouldn't your children enjoy visiting with them outside of class?  The Bratfest committee would like to encourage attendance by some of our MQP School VIPs by offering "sponsorships" at our online st...

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SVDP Walk for the Poor, Sept. 30

Posted on September 11, 2017 in: General News

The 2017 MQP Walk for the Poor on Saturday, Sept. 30, is upon us! We will join Holy Redeemer & Annunciation at the Nerinx Hall H.S. track 9:30 to 10:30 with registration at 9am. Music, water, apples, bananas, cereal bars, treats and fun with friends. Help us help the poor as we walk together withour parish neighbors & Vincent de Paul Societies throughout the U.S. Run, walk, or stroll around the beautiful track and help create a good MQP turnout! Let’s demonstrate our commitment to the poor of our conference and those we serve in Ferguson. Join the fun and the love, bring the whole family! Register on-li...

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Hurricane Relief Donations

Posted on September 11, 2017 in: General News

Thanks to all who generously contributed to the recent second collections for the relief efforts after Hurricane Harvey.  Nearly $40,000 was received from our parishioners.  The children at our parish school raised over $2000.  The monies raised will be divided between Catholic Charities and Queen of Peace Parish in Houston, Texas. Archbishop Carlson has called for an additional collection for Catholic Charities to assist the relief efforts after Hurricane Irma.  We will take that second collection this weekend, or you may send your donation to the rectory or put it in next weekend’s collection...

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Blood Drive September 18

Posted on September 04, 2017 in: General News

Help save lives!  Our next Blood Drive is Monday, September 18 MQP Cafeteria — 3:30-7:30pm Schedule an appointment at www.redcrossblood.org (sponsor code: MQP) or call Trish Goldberg at 540-3305.  

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