Let Us Enter Into the Season of Advent!

Happy Second Week of Advent, Pioneers!

Yes, it is the second week of Advent, but let us continue to keep a mindset of entering into this “season of devout and joyful preparation for the coming of Jesus.” (Words of Fr. Mike Schmitz from the video below.)

We have your schedule and meditation for the week. Also, since it is finals week, don’t forget to ask St. Joseph of Cupertino for help during this stressful time! Click here for a prayer for success in exams.

This week’s schedule:

Monday, Dec. 11

Divine Mercy Chaplet
3:15 pm

Little Chapel in the Woods

Tuesday, Dec. 12 – Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Night Prayer
9 pm
Little Chapel in the Woods

Christmas Events & Our Lady of Guadalupe Celebration
Catholic Campus Center by UNT
Spanish Mass: 5:30 pm
Dinner: 7 pm (Please ask our FOCUS Missionary, Priscilla, if you can help contribute to the meal)
Christmas Party: 8 pm
White Elephant Gift Exchange ($5 max), Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest, hang out with Christmas music & snacks

I’m praying for all of you! Email me you have any specific prayer requests!

Have a blessed week!

In Christ through Mary,
Jacqueline Burkepile
TWU Catholic Campus Minister
twucatholic@gmail.com

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“Upon This Rock I Will Build My Church”

Happy Advent, Pioneers!

Wow, I can’t even believe it is already Dead Week! And Advent! WHAT?! Seriously, time flies way too fast!! 

Check out this week’s meditation below: “Why Be Catholic and Not Just Christian?” by Fr. Mike Schmitz.

Here is this week’s schedule. We DO have Mass & Meal this week! Check your texts and email for the location!

Monday, Dec. 4

Divine Mercy Chaplet
3 pm

Little Chapel in the Woods

NO WOMEN’S GROUP

Tuesday, Dec. 5

Rosary
2:30 pm

Little Chapel in the Woods

Night Prayer
9 pm
Little Chapel in the Woods

Wednesday, Dec. 6Feast of St. Nicholas

Morning Prayer
8:30 am
In front of fountain by TWU Library

Confessions
4:30 pm
Location TBA via Flocknote email & Remind text message.

Mass
5:30 pm
Location TBA via Flocknote email & Remind text message.

Free Meal
After Mass
Location TBA via Flocknote email & Remind text message.

You’re invited to bring a $5 wrapped funny/useful/cute gift! We will play White Elephant Christmas, and everyone who plays wins a gift!

Thursday, Dec. 7

Rosary
11:10 am

Little Chapel in the Woods

Community Night, Catholic Campus Center by UNT

Adoration & Confessions
6:00 – 6:45 pm
UNT Student Union Rm. #229

Mass (Vigil Mass for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception)
7:00 pm
UNT Student Union Rm. #382

Dinner
After Mass
Catholic Campus Center

Night Prayer
9:15 pm

Catholic Campus Center

Mass Times for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception (Holy Day of Obligation)

Saint John Paul II Catholic Church:
Thurs., Dec. 7th – 7 pm, UNT Student Union Rm. #382
Fri., Dec. 8th – 12 pm, 6 pm, Catholic Campus Center

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church:
Thurs., Dec. 7th – 7 pm (Español)
Fri., Dec. 8th – 8:15 am & 5:30 pm (English) & 7:30 pm (Español)

Saint Mark Catholic Church
Thurs. Dec. 7th: 7 pm
Fri., Dec. 8th: 6 am, 7:30 am, 12 pm, 5 pm, 7 pm

Have a blessed week!

In Christ through Mary,
Jacqueline Burkepile
TWU Catholic Campus Minister
twucatholic@gmail.com

 

Pioneer Catholic Schedule & Meditation: Dec. 5-12

Hey Pioneers! 

It’s dead week, so we do not have our regular programming on the TWU campus. However, we will still have prayer opportunities, and don’t forget that Thursday is a Holy Day of Obligation. It’s the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of Mary! Mass times in the Denton area are listed below.

Here’s your weekly meditation: 
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Prayer to St. Joseph of Cupertino for Success in Examinations

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception Mass Times (Holy Day of Obligation)

St. John Paul II Catholic Church/Catholic Campus Center
1303 Eagle Dr. 

Dec. 7 – 7:00 pm
Dec. 8 – 12:05 pm, 5:00 pm, 7:00 pm (last is a student Mass)

St. Mark Catholic Church 

Dec. 7 –  7:00 pm
Dec. 8 –  7:30 am, 9:00 am, 12:00 pm, 5:00 pm, 7:00 pm

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church

Dec. 7 – 5:30 pm (Bilingual)
Dec. 8 – 8:15 am, 5:30 pm (English), 7:30 pm (Spanish) 

Here’s your campus ministry schedule:

Monday, Dec. 5

Evening Prayer
9:00 – 9:30 pm

TWU Library Rm. 324

**Meredith will have Library Rm. 324 from 9:30-10:30 pm for studying if anyone would like to join her.**

Tuesday, Dec. 6 – Happy Feast of St. Nicholas!

Mass
12:05 pm
Catholic Campus Center – 1303 Eagle Dr.

Adoration
8 am – 6 pm
Catholic Campus Center – 1303 Eagle Dr. 

Rosary
4 pm
TWU Little Chapel in the Woods

Wed., Dec. 7

Mass
12:05 pm
Catholic Campus Center – 1303 Eagle Drive

Evening Prayer
9:00 pm – 9:30 pm
TWU Library Room 324

**Meredith will have Library Rm. 324 from 9:30-10:30 pm for studying if anyone would like to join her.**

Thurs., Dec. 8 

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception (Holy Day of Obligation, Denton area Mass times at top of this blog)

Divine Mercy Chaplet
3:00 pm
TWU Little Chapel in the Woods

Friday, Dec. 9

Divine Mercy Chaplet
3:00 pm
TWU Little Chapel in the Woods

Spanish Mass for Feast of St. Juan Diego
7:00 pm

Catholic Campus Center – 1303 Eagle Drive.

Monday, Dec. 12 – Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Spanish Mass Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe
6 pm
Catholic Campus Center

UNT/TWU Catholic Campus Ministry Christmas Party
After 6 pm Mass – Catholic Campus Center
Includes, dinner, a White Elephant gift exchange (bring an item, serious or silly, valued at $5 or under in a wrapped box or gift bag), and some games. Take a break from studying for finals and come for any part or all of the night! 

Have a blessed week! Send me any prayer requests! I know these next couple weeks are going to be difficult. You can do it!! 😀

❤ Your Campus Minister,
Jacqueline Burkepile
twucatholic@gmail.com
Text @twu to 81010 to receive updates straight to your phone!

 

 

TWU Catholic Campus Ministry Schedule & Meditation: Nov. 28-Dec. 2

Happy Advent, Pioneers!

It is a new liturgical year in the Catholic Church! How wonderful! Here’s a meditation to help you start off your Advent right:

Advent is Mary’s Time: Preparing for Christmas with the Mother of God  by Joseph Pronechen

Here’s your schedule for Nov. 28-Dec. 2

Monday, Nov. 28

Women’s Group (Last meeting of the semester)
How to Find Your Soulmate Without Losing Your Soul: 21 Secrets for Women
7 pm
TWU Student Union Rm. #110

Evening Prayer
9:00 pm – 9:30 pm
TWU Library Rm. 316
After evening prayer, you’re invited to study with Meredith from 9:30 pm – 10:30 pm in the Library Rm. 316.

Tuesday, Nov. 29

Rosary
4:00 – 4:30 pm

Little Chapel in the Woods

UNT Catholic Campus Ministry Fundraiser
Bet the House BBQ – Click here for directions
4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Eat at Bet the House BBQ and drop your receipt into the GroupRaise.com donation box, and UNT Catholic Campus Ministry will receive 20% of the proceeds!

Wednesday, Nov. 30

Confessions, Mass & Meal @ TWU Student Union

Confessions
4:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Rm. 108

Rosary 
5:15 pm
Rm. 109

Mass
5:30 pm
Rm. 109

Free Meal
After Mass
Rm. 109

Leadership Meeting
7:00 pm
Rm. 109

Bowling @ University Lanes
Click here for directions
9 pm

Thursday, Dec. 1

Divine Mercy Chaplet
3:00 pm
Little Chapel in the Woods

Community Night at Catholic Campus Center by UNT
Click here for directions

Adoration & Confessions
5:30 pm
Catholic Campus Center by UNT

Mass
7 pm
Catholic Campus Center by UNT

Free Meal
After Mass
Catholic Campus Center by UNT

Friday, Dec. 2

Divine Mercy Chaplet
3:00 pm
Little Chapel in the Woods

 

Have a blessed week! Email me at twucatholic@gmail.com if you have any questions, concerns, or prayer requests!

❤ Your Campus Minister,
Jacqueline Burkepile
twucatholic@gmail.com
Text @twu to 81010 to receive our updates straight to your phone!