Bulletin – Mar. 18th, 2018

Bulletin March 18, 2018

Planned Giving – Diocese of Calgary

Our Faith in Action TIA Story Bulletin Insert Between Friends


  • Lenten Parish Mission is this coming week (Mon-Weds) with Greg Wasinski.
  • Apparition Hill Movie Fundraiser for Christina Hemens, Sun. Mar. 18th.
  • Youth Rally is coming up on April 21st in Lethbridge, AB.
  • This is the last week to bring in items for the Food Bank Drive.
  • Bring in your old palms to be burned – basket can be found in the Narthex.

Bulletin – Mar. 4th, 2018

Bulletin March 4, 2018

Bishop McGrattan – Pastoral Visit Schedule

Jason Evert Speaker POSTER_2018

Okotoks Food Bank Board Info


  • Jason Evert talk at. St. James on Weds. Mar. 7th @6:30pm.
  • Bishop McGrattan Parish Pastoral Visit from Mar. 9th-11th.
  • Lenten Parish Penitential Service is on Tues. Mar. 13th @6:30pm.
  • KofC & St. Vincent de Paul food drive in March at St. James.
  • Save the Date! Parish Mission Mar. 19th – 21st.

Bulletin – Feb. 25th, 2018

Bulletin February 25, 2018

Together In Action Article

Bishop McGrattan – Pastoral Visit Schedule

  • Please join us for Stations of the Cross followed by our Lenten meal every Friday.
  • The Knights of Columbus and St. Vincent de Paul Society are running a food bank drive for the month of March.
  • Knights of Columbus Basketball Free Throw is Sunday @ 2:00PM HTA Gym.
  • Lenten Parish Penitential Service is Tues. Mar. 13th.
  • Save the Date! Parish Mission Mar. 19th – 21st.
  • Bishop’s Pastoral Visit Mar. 9th -11th.

Bulletin – February 18th, 2018

Bulletin – February 18, 2018
Bulletin Insert Bishop’s_Lenten_Message

Items of Interest:

  • Sandwiches and Ice Cream Sundaes with the Youth and CWL after the 11:00am mass on Sunday.
  • Stations of the Cross with Lenten Soup Friday @ 6:30pm St. James and 6:00pm St. Michael’s.
  • The KofC Basketball Free Throw is Sunday, February 25th.
  • Adoration for the Day of Prayer is on Friday, February 23rd.
  • Welcome Aileen Lamontagne as our new Receptionist! 🙂

Bulletin – February 11, 2018

St. James Parish Bulletin – February 11, 2018
Bulletin Insert – World Day of the Sick Feb 11 2018

Points of interest:

  • 2017 Tax Receipts are now available at each Church
  • Lent begins Wednesday, February 14th – Ash Wednesday masses at 9am in Black Diamond and 7pm in Okotoks
  • Join the St. James Knights of Columbus and Youth Ministry for Pancakes after the 11am mass in Okotoks
  • Lenten Soup & Stations begins Friday, February 16th @ St. James and St. Michael’s
  • Knights of Columbus Basketball Free Throw
  • Save the Date: March 19-21 – Parish Mission with Greg Wasinski
  • THANK YOU Christina for all you’ve done for St. James Parish!

Bulletin – Sunday, Jan 28, 2018

January 28, 2018, PDF Bulletin

Items of Interest

  • CNOY Pledge Booth will be around town – Jan 27th Okotoks Rec center 10:30-1pm, come check it out and support our Youth!
  • Parish Lenten Mission, March 19-21 with Greg Wasinski.  http://www.LMBMinc.org
  • Mark Your Calendar for Upcoming events – See bulletin for all details
  • Last weekend to get your Parish Cup tickets!
  • Next Christian Women’s Breakfast Thurs Feb 8th, St. Michael’s 9-11am.  RSVP by Feb 5th.
  • Pilgrimage to Medjugorje 2018 information session – Feb 4th 1-3pm, St. Raphael Room.

Bulletin – Sunday, Jan 14th, 2018

January 14, 2018, PDF Bulletin

Items of Interest

  • St. James Parish is hiring a full time Receptionist/Secretary.  Details can be found on the website and in the bulletin.
  • Tickets are now available for the 3rd annual K of C Parish cup to be held on Saturday, Feb 3 at 6:30pm in the Parish Hall.
  • Jr. Youth are to meet at Big Rock Bouldering this Sunday at 6:30pm.  Cost $5, fill out waiver online at http://www.bigrockbouldering.com.
  • Bottles for youth ministry can be dropped off in the NE corner of the parking lot on the last weekend of the month.
  • All those who volunteered for the Living Nativity are invited to our “Thank you Potluck Dinner” on Friday, Jan 26th @ 6pm in the Parish Hall.  Please see bulletin to RSVP.

Bulletin – Sunday, January 7, 2018

Bulletin January 7, 2018, PDF Bulletin
St. James Parish Receptionist / Secretary, Job Posting

Items of Interest

  • St. James Parish is hiring a full-time Receptionist / Secretary. See job posting above for full description of role and how to apply. Deadline is Friday, January 26th.
  • BUNKO happens Friday night (January 12th) at 7:00pm in the Parish Hall. Fun family event for everyone!
  • Knights of Columbus are selling Parish Cup tickets (event: February 3rd) and Charity Appeal tickets after all masses.
  • Confirmation sessions begin January 15th – please come in to the Parish Office to register if you haven’t done so already.
  • Youth Gatherings begin again Sunday, January 7th – check the bulletin for all the details on what’s happening this month!
  • Missals for 2018 are available for purchase in the Narthex.
  • 2018 donation envelopes are available for pickup in the Narthex.
  • The next Christian Women’s Fellowship Breakfast is Thursday (Jan 11) @ 9am at St. Michael’s Church, Black Diamond.

Bulletin – Sunday, Dec 24, 2017

December 24, 2017, PDF Bulletin
Youth Ministry Christmas Insert, Christmas Letter

Items of Interest

  • Have a very Merry Christmas!!
  • Please see bulletin for all the Mass time changes over the Holidays
  • The Parish Office is closed Dec 22nd-Jan 2nd
  • Confirmation begins Monday January 15th, please come in to the parish office to register if you haven’t done so yet.
  • Missals for 2018 are available for purchase in the church Narthex
  • Your donation envelopes for 2018 are ready to be picked up in the Narthex
  • Bunko is coming back in the New Year!  Come out for some family fun on Jan 12th, 7pm in the Parish hall
  • Tickets are on sale now for the 3rd Annual KofC Parish Cup, Saturday, Feb 3
  • The next Christian Women’s Fellowship Breakfast will be Thurs Jan 11th at 9am in St. Michael’s Church