St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church invites the public to the free Parish Advent Mission/Retreat titled “Advent Waiting.”
The sessions will begin Monday, Dec. 2, at 6 p.m. in the parish hall with refreshments. On Dec. 2-3, sessions will begin at 6:30 p.m. If you have been away from the church and want to return, this retreat will give you hope, promise and a great welcome.
Judy Sturdevant will be the presenter and facilitator of the retreat. Sturdevant has a master’s degree from Loyola University-New Orleans in pastoral studies.
On Dec. 5, a Communal Penance Service, with the opportunity for individual reception of the sacrament of Reconciliation (confession) will be celebrated with several visiting priests. The service begins at 6 p.m. at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church.