St. Rose RE News




Religious Education classes are held on Sunday mornings from 9:15 -10:45AM for children three years of age by August 1st; up through high school (preschool children get dismissed from class at 10:30AM). **If your child does not attend a Catholic school, they should be enrolled in the RE program. Registration forms are available on the parish website ( or stop by the RE Office to register your children. Questions? Call Julie Haney CRE @ 317-736-6754.


Pancake Breakfast hosted by the high school class this Sunday after the 8AM Mass in the PLC. All donations will go to the Holy Family Shelter in Indianapolis. The high school youth will be working at the shelter in the winter and plan on bringing all kinds of items that are needed. We are so proud of our youth!


There will be NO Religious Education classes next Sunday, Nov. 25th due to the Thanksgiving holiday. Enjoy this special time with your family!


Thanksgiving Blessing Baskets will be delivered this Sunday! - Again this year our RE and School classes as well as our Cub Scout group will be putting together 19 Thanksgiving Blessing Baskets that include everything needed for a Thanksgiving meal with all the trimmings. Special thanks to the RE, School, and Cub Scout families as well as our parishioners who helped fill these baskets and enable some special families to have a wonderful Thanksgiving feast! Thank you for supporting this special ministry and for serving with a heart like Jesus!! God is smiling down on us!


150th Anniversary T-Shirts – “Serving with a Heart like Jesus”- Our 150th Anniversary t-shirts are for sell; $15 for adult sizes and $10 for youth sizes. The shirts come in three colors; garnet, royal blue, and gold. Check out the shirts on display by the parish offices or in the RE Office. We have many shirts still available but will be placing another order on Nov. 19th in time to give shirts as Christmas gifts. Order forms can be found on the parish website or you can purchase shirts at the Parish Office or RE Office. We want to get our St. Rose name out in the community! Please purchase a shirt and wear it proudly!


First Communion News- Our next First Communion Family Night will be on Thursday, November 29th at 6:30PM in the PLC. Baby-sitting is provided. The Gonzalez through Patton families are asked to bring cookies to share that evening (no peanuts please!). Please remember that we need a wallet size photo of each First Communicant for our bulletin board.


Christmas Greenery Sale- Orders will be ready for pick up on Sunday, Dec. 2nd from 9-11AM in the PLC. This fundraiser helps buy resources for the RE Library and RE activities. Thanks for your support! We ordered a few extra wreaths in case you forgot to order one; on a first come basis.


Annual Parish Christmas Program / Pancake Breakfast- On Sunday, December 16th, at 9:30AM we will hold our annual Parish Christmas Program, including the play “Every Knee Shall Bow”. Before the play begins the REST Team will host a pancake breakfast in the PLC starting at 8:45am. Each class will also present their “Gift for Jesus” after the play and then we will have family Advent activities planned. Everyone is most encouraged to save the date and come join the fun! It promises to get you in the Christmas spirit!


Christmas Play Practice- We will practice this Sunday, Nov. 18th, Dec. 2nd, and Dec. 9th after RE class until about 12:30PM. Dress rehearsal will be on Saturday, Dec. 15th at 2PM. If you want to be in the play and haven’t signed up yet, please let Julie know ASAP at 317-736-6754.