Martensville Warman Catholic Church Immaculate Heart of Mary

“We, the faith community of the Roman Catholic Parish of Immaculate Heart of Mary are rooted in the Word of God and centered on the joy of celebrating the sacraments, especially the Eucharist. We reach out to welcome and encourage all believers to a closer relationship with Jesus Christ that is lived out in our service to one another.”

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Challenge/Conquest Youth Clubs

Sep 22, 2017
 * Challenge and Conquest are Catholic Youth Ministry programs for girls and boys to grow in knowledge of their Catholic faith, friendship with Christ, and make a difference and positive impact on their families, friends and in the world around them. Weekly meetings run Sep 22, 2017 to Apr 27, 2018. Challenge, for girls in grades 2+, meets at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish. Conquest, for boys in grades 3+, meets at George Vanier School. Please contact Corinne Kirkpatrick for Challenge at 306-229-1062/corinnegk [at] sasktel.net  or Gerald Lashyn for Conquest at 306-222-1106/bjlash [at] sasktel.net

Saskatoon Pregnancy Options Centre Gala

Sep 22, 2017
Saskatoon Pregnancy Options Centre annual Fundraising gala will be held on Friday, Sept. 22 at the Radisson Hotel in Saskatoon. Please contact the Pregnancy Options Centre at (306) 665-7550 to host a table, get tickets, donate to the silent auction, or find more information.

Holy Cross High School Founding Reunion

Sep 22, 2017
Holy Cross High School Founding Students Reunion   Students and teachers who attended Holy Cross High School during the years (1963-1967) are invited to a school reunion Sept 22-24, 2017. Events include a social, tour of the school,  banquet, mass and a ride on the Prairie Lily.   E-mail shillca [at] yahoo.ca  or phone cell phone 306-230-9470 (no voicemail)

Together in Christ study series for "Reformation 500" begins at Zion Lutheran Church

Sep 20, 2017
TOGETHER IN CHRIST: REFORMATION 500 CHRISTIANS COMMEMORATING THE REFORMATIONFacilitator: Rev. Marie-Louise Ternier First session: Wednesday September 20 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 323 4th Ave S, Saskatoon.Sessions 2 - 5: Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. on September 23, September 30, October 14, and October 21 at Queen’s House Retreat & Renewal Centre, 601 Taylor Street West, Saskatoon, SK. COST: $25 per session or $100/series. Add lunch on Saturdays for $12 each day.2017 marks the 500th anniversary of the beginning of the Reformation.This anniversary offers the Christian family a special opportunity to look back and reflect on the last five hundred years of history in thanksgiving and in confession – recognising our errors, seeking mutual forgiveness, and rejoicing in those efforts we have made toward mutual understanding and respect. This anniversary also encourages us to examine our current context and to look to the future in an effort to find avenues where we can more fully witness together to our common faith in Christ, to work toward Christian unity and work together for the world.Christians in Saskatoon and the surrounding areas are invited to study and dialogue about the Reformation using ‘Together in Christ’, a 5-session study series prepared by the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) and the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB).The first session will be held Wednesday, September 20th at Zion Lutheran Church. The remaining four sessions will be offered twice a week: at a hosting church in the city during the week; and at Queen’s House Retreat and Renewal Centre on Saturday mornings from 9:30 am - 12:00 pm with an ecumenical panel of guest speakers.The 500th anniversary will also be marked with an ecumenical worship service to be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 29th, 2017 at the Cathedral of the Holy Family, 123 Nelson Road, Saskatoon, SK."We have come a long way. 500 years ago the Christian West exploded in multiple fragments through arguments and disagreements. We despised one another, we even killed one another. Then we ignored one another, developing our faith understandings and practices apart from one another. All in the name of Jesus, the embodiment of God’s love and mercy...Slowly we began to realize that Jesus’ command to love and extend mercy applied to other Christians. We began to recognize that Christ’s guiding presence resides in each of our traditions, each according to one’s particular charisms and perspectives. That was a monumental realization, made possible by the rich ecumenical encounters, dialogues and agreements of the past 50 years, all the way from the people in our pews to Popes, Patriarchs and global Archbishops. It’s time to mark this great turning point in ways that open up new avenues towards full visible Christian Unity for our common future in Christ. Join us for five sessions to learn about how far we have come and to celebrate this moment together."

Transitions

Sep 20, 2017
* TRANSITIONS - Have you gone through the painful experience of divorce and/or separation?  Do you feel alone and hopeless? You are not alone. The Diocese of Saskatoon offers Transitions, a 12-week rebuilding program twice a year. The evenings are facilitated by those who have already journeyed through this experience and have found healing. The fall session begins Sept. 20 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm, with sessions are held at the Catholic Pastoral Centre (second floor of the Cathedral of the Holy Family, 123 Nelson Road, Saskatoon).  For more information or to register, contact Sharon at (306) 374-1425 or email: foundations [at] saskatoonrcdiocese.com

Trump Vs. Francis: Dealing with Contrasting Worldviews

Sep 19, 2017
* The Leslie and Irene Dubé Chair for Catholic Studies Lecture Series presents:Trump versus Francis: Dealing with Contrasting Worldviews,  SEPTEMBER 19, 20177:30 – 9:00 P.M.Fr. O’Donnell Auditorium, St. Thomas More College, 1437 College Dr. Saskatoon, SKGUEST PANEL:Dr. Mary Ann Beavis (Religion and Culture), Dr. Terry Downey (President of STM),Dr. Chris Hrynkow (Religion and Culture), Dr. David McGrane (Political Studies),Ms. Christine Zyla (Office of Migration, Diocese of Saskatoon)President Donald Trump and Pope Francis are a study in contrasts. Donald Trump has continually shocked political observers and average citizens around the world with his bizarre declarations and audacious policy proposals. Pope Francis has also surprised many observers with the forthright manner with which he has dealt sensitive political subjects. This event will explore the differing worldviews of Trump and Francis and will attempt to understand what each man is attempting to accomplish given the context of our current political and economic structures.

From Mourning to Dawn

Sep 19, 2017
From Mourning to Dawn, The diocesan grief support group for widows and widowers is hosting their fall session, beginning on Sept 19, 2017. Facilitators, who have experienced the loss of their marriage partner, engage with participants on an 8-week journey of transformation and healing, offering support and encouragement for bereaved spouses. This program is open to participants who have been widows/widowers between 2 months and 2 years. Sessions are held at the Catholic Pastoral Centre in the Cathedral of the Holy Family (123 Nelson Road) on 8 consecutive Tuesdays, beginning Sept 19, 2017  from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM. The cost is $35.  For more information or to register, please contact Elan at 306-679-7717 or email at cic.elan [at] saskatoonrcdiocese.com. 

Saskatoon Diocese CWL Council

Sep 18, 2017
* Saskatoon Diocesan CWL Council are holding their Annual Fall Gathering hosted by Holy Family Cathedral CWL Council at Holy Family Cathedral, Saskatoon, Sk. on Monday, Sept 18th beginning with Mass at 9:00 AM. There will be a free-will offering for lunch. Guest Speaker: Father Mark Blom, OMI; Topic: The Beatitudes of Jesus, channels of the Spirit for women of faith, service and leadership to Gods people. For more information please call Marlene VanDresar at 306-682-0742 or 306-231- 4974.

Treaty Elder Series Event

Sep 17, 2017
* Treaty Elder Series Event at Sacred Heart Parish, Davidson, Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017.Elder Ruth Cameron will present information on the church's role in colonization, as well as the history and legacy of residential schools. This is an initiative from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s request to ‘Call to Action 60’ to teach and respect indigenous spirituality in its own right. This will be a great opportunity to learn more about treaty relationships and to break down divisions among peoples. Mass will be held at 12:00 pm at Sacred Heart Church, followed by a pot-luck lunch (approx. 1:30 pm) and Elder Ruth Cameron’s presentation in the Parish Hall.  OPEN TO THE COMMUNITY – EVERYONE WELCOME!

Reward, Sk. Mass Times

Sep 16, 2017
 There will once again be Summer Masses held at the Holy Rosary Shrine Church at Reward, Sask. Masses will be celebrated on the following dates:             Saturday, May 27 - 7:30pm             Saturday, June 10 - 7:30pm             Saturday, June 24 - 7:30pm             Sunday, July 9(Pilgrimage) Please watch for a Schedule of Events at a later date.             Saturday, July 22 - 7:30pm             Saturday, August 5 - 7:30pm             Saturday, August 19 - 7:30pm             Saturday, September 2 - 7:30pm             Saturday, September 16 - 7:30pm Please note that Saturday Evening Masses will not be celebrated at St. Peter’s in Unity on those dates.

Men's group PPK special event: Matt Fradd of The Porn Effect

Sep 14, 2017
Guest speaker Matt Fradd of The Porn Effect will speak to men at the Priest Prophet King (PPK) meeting 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14 at Holy Family Cathedral, 123 Nelson Road, Saskatoon. All men are welcome.MORE INFORMATION:Raising the Internet Generation - World-renowned speaker and author Matt Fradd, who focuses on the issue of pornography, will visit schools and churches in Saskatoon and Regina in September, sponsored by One More Soul (www.omsoul.ca). Pre-register online at www.omsoul.ca , or register at the door: $20.Public sessions include:Public presentation at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14 at Holy Family Cathedral, 123 Nelson Road, Saskatoon (for parents, teachers, grandparents, youth workers, pastors, school administrators); doors open at 3 p.m. Men's group presentation 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14 at Holy Family Cathedral - all men are welcome to this Priest Prophet King event (www.priestprophetking.org). For more information about Matt Fradd and his initiative "The Porn Effect" see: http://mattfradd.comSamples of Matt’s talk can be accessed on youtube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xhkRbsmCv1sDID YOU KNOW? (www.covenanteyes.com) (www.enough.org)* The 18 to 24-year-old group is more likely than any other age group actively to seek out porn (57% at least monthly).  Meanwhile, over 70% of those over 50 say the “never” actively seek out porn* Porn sites get more visits than Amazon, Netflix and Twitter combined* Our brains react to porn the same way an alcoholic might react to a drink advertisement* Only 12% of parents know their kids are accessing pornography* 93.2% of boys and 62.1% of girls have seen online pornography before the age of 18

Columbus Bosco Homes Fundraiser

Sep 14, 2017
Columbus Bosco Homes invites you to the Annual Corn Roast Fundraiser 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14 at the Farm School, 10 minutes northeast of Saskatoon. This fundraiser helps support at-risk youth in an educational/farm setting. Meal tickets are $20 each and are available from Chris Sarich at (306) 343-5640 or Lorne Keller at (306) 374-6134 or Ernest Boyko at (306) 374-2492 and Morris Smysnuik at (306) 249-2871, the deadline for tickets is Sept. 12. Thank you for your support.

Raising the Internet Generation: dealing with pornography - One More Soul presents Matt Fradd

Sep 14, 2017
Raising the Internet Generation - World-renowned speaker and author Matt Fradd, who focuses on the issue of pornography, will visit schools and churches in Saskatoon and Regina in September, sponsored by One More Soul (www.omsoul.ca). Pre-register online, or register at the door: $20.Public sessions include:Public presentation at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14 at Holy Family Cathedral, 123 Nelson Road, Saskatoon (for parents, teachers, grandparents, youth workers, pastors, school administrators); doors open at 3 p.m. Men's group presentation 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14 at Holy Family Cathedral - all men are welcome to this Priest Prophet King event (www.priestprophetking.org). For more information about Matt Fradd and his initiative "The Porn Effect" see: http://mattfradd.comSamples of Matt’s talk can be accessed on youtube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xhkRbsmCv1sDID YOU KNOW? (www.covenanteyes.com) (www.enough.org)* The 18 to 24-year-old group is more likely than any other age group actively to seek out porn (57% at least monthly).  Meanwhile, over 70% of those over 50 say the “never” actively seek out porn* Porn sites get more visits than Amazon, Netflix and Twitter combined* Our brains react to porn the same way an alcoholic might react to a drink advertisement* Only 12% of parents know their kids are accessing pornography* 93.2% of boys and 62.1% of girls have seen online pornography before the age of 18 

Marian Movement of Priests Cenacle

Sep 13, 2017
* Everyone is welcome to the Marian Movement of Priests Cenacle - all are invited to a Diocesan Cenacle of Prayer to be held at 3 pm. on Wednesday, Sept. 13 at St. Paul's Co-Cathedral, 720 Spadina Crescent, Saskatoon. For more info contact Edna at: (306) 382-1680.

Diocesan Administration Day 2017

Sep 13, 2017
Diocesan Administration Day will be held Wednesday, Sept. 13 at the Cathedral of the Holy Family, 123 Nelson Road, Saskatoon, SK, beginning with registration and coffee at 9 a.m.; Morning Prayer at 9:30 p.m., concluding at 3:45 p.m.This is a day for parish and diocesan leadership and BAA volunteers. Please register in advance before Sept. 6 to ensure lunch is included. Cost is $20/person.To register contact logistics [at] saskatoonrcdiocese.com or for more information call Rita at (306) 659-5831.

40th Anniversary of St. Augustine Parish in Saskatoon

Sep 10, 2017
St. Augustine Parish, Saskatoon, 40th Anniversary: Please join us in celebrating the 40th Anniversary of St. Augustine parish on Sunday, Sept. 10 (please note new date!) beginning at 1:00 p.m.Come visit with current and former members of our Parish Family. Activities include ball games, bingo and cards as wells as activities for our younger members. For anyone interested in playing ball or entering a team, contact Shawn Baier. Supper catered by Baba’s Perogies, cost- $10 per person over the age of 8 years, children between ages 5 and 8 - $5, children under 5 - free. Tickets will be available in the coming weeks at the church office. For more information, please call (306) 373-3453.

SERENA SK presents "Run for the Family"

Sep 9, 2017
Run for the Family - 1km, 3km, 5km - strollers welcome; medals for winners; door prizes! Serena Saskatchewan presents the annual run Saturday, Sept. 9, beginning at 10 a.m. in Saskatoon. Register by visiting www.runningroom.com or for more information email sask [at] serena.ca or call/text (306) 934-8223. Deadline to register is Sept. 7. 

Yoga for Refugees Fundraiser

Sep 9, 2017
Yoga for Refugees Fundraiser on Saturday, September 9 at 9:30 am at Cathedral of Holy Family. Come join us in a Gentle All Levels yoga class followed by refreshments and door prizes.  Charitable tax receipts will be issued for all donations for our expected refugee family. For more information or to register, call Diane Waldbillig 306-370-6682 or email: dianew [at] holyyoga.net

Concert for a Late-Summer Evening

Sep 8, 2017
 * Concert for a Late-Summer Evening will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday Sept. 8 at St. John’s Anglican Cathedral, 816 Spadina Cres. E., Saskatoon. International soprano Eve Daniell joins pianist Gregory Schulte for a recital of classical favorites from Strauss, Coulthard, Puccini, Gershwin and more. Free parking behind St. John’s Cathedral. Tickets $20 advance; $25 at the door; $10 students. Advance tickets available at McNally Robinson and the Anglican Cathedral office (306) 242-5146, as well as at the door. Proceeds will go to the St. John’s Anglican Cathedral Organ Restoration Fund.

St. Laurent Pilgrimage - Birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Sep 8, 2017
OUR LADY of LOURDES SHRINE 138th Annual Pilgrimage 2017St. Laurent, Sask. (northeast of Duck Lake) 2017 pilgrimage dates are July 16 and 17, Aug. 15, September 8 - For more details go to: www.padiocese.ca/stlaurentshrine or www.stlaurentshrine.comBirth of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Friday, September 8 – St. Laurent, SK4 p.m - 6:30 p.m.       Priests Available for Individual Confessions6 p.m - 7 p.m.   Exposition / Divine Mercy Chaplet / Presentation of Roses7 p.m - 8:30 p.m.       Celebration of Eucharist, Closing Procession(Please bring a long-stemmed Rose to present to Mary before Mass begins)For more details go to: www.padiocese.ca/stlaurentshrine or www.stlaurentshrine.comDonations to Our lady of Lourdes Shrine greatly appreciated. 

Mass Schedule

Tuesday - 9:30am Martensville
Wednesday - 7:00pm Langham
Thursday – 7:00pm Martensville
Friday - 9:30am Martensville (starts Sept 1)
Sunday – 9:00 am Langham
Sunday – 11:00 am Martensville

CONFESSION - by appointment

Parish Contact

Pastor: Father Peter Ebidero

Phone: (306) 931-3111
darebidero94@gmail.com

Pastor’s Office Times: 
Tuesdays 10-12; Thursdays by appointment

Pastoral Associate: Christy Dupuis

Phone: (306) 931-3111

Youth Coordinator: Amanda Chan

Phone: (306) 931-3111
ihmpyouth@sasktel.net

 

Office Manager: 
Melanie Reeder
(306) 931-3111  
ihmp@sasktel.net                          

Bulletin: Melanie Reeder (306) 931-3111 or ihmp@sasktel.net 
Deadline for announcements is Wednesday @ 12:00pm

Child’s Baptism: ihmp.baptism@gmail.com

Wedding:   Please contact Parish Office at least six months prior to
wedding date