St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church

St. Mary’s launches teen-led youth group

Sep 15, 2021
Everyone grades 7-12 are welcome at St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church on Sunday, Sept. 26, from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. for Atoma Teens Youth Group. This is a teen-led youth group that will be discussing Catholic based faith topics, playing games, and eating pizza. “Our goal is to build...

St. Mary’s fall fest is Sept. 12

Aug 25, 2021
St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church will hold its annual fall festival on Sunday, Sept. 12. A chicken dinner will be available in the dining hall or as take out from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Fresh garden produce will be available, and the bake shop will provide goodies. There will be kids’ games...

St. Mary’s Council of Catholic 
Women scholarship winners

Jun 16, 2021
The St. Mary of the Lake Council of Catholic Women (CCW) awarded $500 scholarships to Jenna Brown and Grace Bany. Pictured, from left, are Robbie Benedict of the CCW, Brown, Bany, and Fr. Matthew Fasnacht of the church.

St. Mary’s Knights of Columbus 
Scholarship goes to Mahn

Jun 16, 2021
The Knights of Columbus at St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church awarded a $500 scholarship to Chrisjon Mahn. Pictured, from left, are Fr. Matthew Fasnacht of the church, Mahn, and Len Weber of the Knights of Columbus.

St. Mary’s holds special mass for grads

Jun 16, 2021
St. Mary of the Lake held a baccalaureate mass on May 23 with 14 graduating high school seniors in attendance. The celebrant for the mass was Fr. Matthew Fasnacht. Seniors in attendance were (front row, from left) Jamee Norlund, Molly Kennedy, Jade Wyatt, (second row, from left) Jenna Brown,...

76 hands tie 40 blankets for babies

Sep 23, 2020
Macey Beltz, a confirmation student at St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church, held a blanket tying event at Patton Park on Sunday, Sept. 13 with 38 volunteers of all ages making 40 blankets. The blankets will be donated to families from the area with new babies born during this financially...

St. Mary’s guest speaker postponed

Mar 19, 2020
St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church’s “What’s Love Got To Do With It” presentation originally scheduled to be given by guest speaker Gina Bauer on March 25 is postponed to a later date.

Sewing group donates quilts for Kiwanis toy project

Dec 11, 2019
Members of the Mission Sewing Group at St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church donated quilts to the Kiwanis Club Christmas Toy Project. Quilts are also given to First Choice, Hope Coalition, The Children’s Crisis Center in Rochester, Women’s Crisis Center Red Wing, the Veterans Home in Hastings,...

Costumed do-gooders battle hunger

Nov 7, 2019
This group of trick or treaters from First Lutheran Church and St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church collected over 550 pounds of non-perishable food items during their annual Halloween Trick or Treat for the Lake City Food Shelf. In addition to the grocery items, $55 in cash was donated. The youth...

Choir to present ‘songs of Holy Week’

Apr 10, 2019
The adult choir of St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church will hold a public performance of songs of Holy Week on Sunday, April 14, at 4 p.m. at the church. Directed by Lisa Wallerich, accompanied by Sue McElmury, “the adult choir will sing music from one of our favorite times of year,” the group...


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