Tag Archive: #christmas2023

Christmas Angels Serve 300+ Meals at St. Ben’s

Posted on December 27, 2023
In keeping with an ongoing tradition and parish mission, 50+ Our Lady of the Wayside Christmas Angels, including several families, rallied early Christmas morning, drove to St. Benedict Parish in the city, and served Christmas meals to 300+ people great [read more...]

Sign and Source of Love

Posted on December 26, 2023
What kind of meaning does the Holy Family have for contemporary families: for mothers, fathers and children? To this family belonged the Child Jesus—a Child loved by Mary and Joseph. He, along with Mary and Joseph, created a union that [read more...]

Merry Christmas Waysiders!

Posted on December 24, 2023
May the Peace and Joy of the infant Jesus be upon you and yours this Christmas Season and in the coming year. Christmas Prayer of Thanksgiving: Gracious God, on this sacred day, we gather with hearts full of gratitude for the [read more...]

Christmas Carols Boosted Spirits

Posted on December 22, 2023
Our Church was filled with beautiful music and voices on Wednesday night as parishioners, members of our parish choirs, the handbell choir and other musicians gathered for our annual Christmas Carol Sing-a-long. Afterward, all gathered for Cookies and fellowship in [read more...]

Christmas Season Mass Schedule

Posted on December 22, 2023
You’re invited to celebrate the Season of Christmas with Our Lady of the Wayside. Here is the line-up of masses and services. Vigil of Christmas – Sunday, December 24 3:00 pm Family Mass (This mass will be livestreamed) 5:00 pm [read more...]

REP First Grade Christmas Nativity Program

Posted on December 19, 2023
Our Lady of the Wayside’s Religious Education Program (REP) first-graders presented their annual Christmas Nativity Program in our Church Tuesday evening. Special thanks to Danielle Pitzer, Krys Tischer, Dan McMahon and all who helped prepare our little performers.

OLW Pre-School Nativity Story 2023

Posted on December 19, 2023
75 Our Lady of the Wayside Pre-School Program angels, parents and teachers gathered in Church Tuesday morning to present the Nativity Story, based on the book “This is the Stable” by Cynthia Cotten. After all filed in, they sang Christmas [read more...]

OLW 8th Grade Presents: Nativity Play 2023

Posted on December 19, 2023
Following the Our Lady of the Wayside School Christmas Concert, the Class of 2024 presented the Christmas Nativity Play in the Father Mackin Center for all to enjoy — a good reminder that Jesus is the reason for the Season.