Author Archives for Sean Reilly

Register for Kairos 11

Posted on November 23, 2022
Our Lady of the Wayside Youth Ministry Presents: Kairos 11, a 4-day, overnight retreat for High School Juniors and Seniors. DATE: Friday, February 17-Monday, February 20, 2023. VENUE: Bishop Lane Retreat Center, 7708 E. McGregor Rd, Rockford, IL 61102 COST: [read more...]

Thanksgiving Special: Squanto

Posted on November 22, 2022
Do you know the story of Squanto? It could be seen as a prime example of a life filled with one tragedy after another. But in this special Thanksgiving video, Fr. Mike Schmitz offers a different perspective by showing how [read more...]

Milk, Cookies and Storytime with Santa!

Posted on November 22, 2022
Preschool and Kindergarten Families, please join school and parish friends for a night of holiday fun — Milk, Cookies and Storytime with Santa — on Wednesday, December 7, from 6-7:30 pm in the gym. Come in your ‘jammies. OLW Preschool [read more...]

REP Update: 28 & December 5

Posted on November 22, 2022
Here’s the REP schedule for the weeks of November 28 and December 5, 2022. Sunday, November 27 1st Sunday of Advent Tuesday, November 29 1st through 4th grade classes meet; 1st grade practice for Nativity Play 7th and 8th grade [read more...]

Sunday’s Bulletin Cover

Posted on November 22, 2022
Continuing with our ongoing “parish artists” series of bulletin covers, here’s a peek at next Sunday’s masterpiece, lovingly contributed by former priest in residence, Father Mark Augustine. Don’t be shy adult artists & doodlers! We’re looking for OLW parishioners of all [read more...]