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.


150th Anniversary T-Shirts – “Serving with a Heart like Jesus”- The REST Team has designed a T-shirt for our 150th Anniversary and will be selling them at $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 over 100 shirts available in all sizes on a first come basis but will place another order on Nov. 19th in time to get 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- On Sunday, November 11th, we will hold our annual First Communion Rosary Making Day in the PLC at 9:30AM. The children will need an adult to help them with the knots. 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.


Thanksgiving Blessing Baskets- 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. The baskets will be delivered on Sunday, November 18th. We would greatly appreciate monetary donations to help buy extra food items for the baskets. Monetary donations can be dropped off in the weekend collection baskets clearly marked Blessing Basket donation or drop off at any of the parish offices. Please call the RE Office @ 317-736-6754 with questions. Thank you for supporting this special ministry and for serving with a heart like Jesus!!


Christmas Greenery Sale- The REST Team will be holding their annual Christmas wreath sale through November 11th. We have a new company in central Indiana that we are working with. This fundraiser helps buy resources for the RE Library and RE activities. Order forms can be found on our parish website for your convenience. Call the RE Office with questions. Orders will be ready for pick-up on Dec. 2nd. Payment must be made when order is placed. Thanks for your support.


Parish Christmas Program- On Sunday, December 16th, at 9:30AM we will hold our annual Parish Christmas Program, including the play “Every Knee Shall Bow”. Students in grades 3rd through high school who would like to take part in the play should let Julie know ASAP. We need many volunteers to bring this special gift to our parishioners. Please join the fun.