LETTER FROM THE PASTOR - New this week: please click here for Fr. Dexter's Advent letter to the parish.
O ANTIPHONS As a kind of countdown to Christmas, the Church adds a special set of antiphons to the liturgy of the hours for the last week of Advent. Click here to download the "O Antiphons" for December 17th-23rd.
MUR-CI HOMES CHRISTMAS PARTY -- On Fri., evening, Dec. 12th, Christ the King Parish will again play host to the annual Christmas party for the residents of Mur-Ci Homes and their caregivers. This party is sponsored by the Knights of Columbus and is made possible by the generous support of our parishioners and other fundraising activities by the Knights. Let’s roll up our sleeves to make this another wonderful night for Mur-Ci Homes.
CONFESSION DURING ADVENT -- will be offered on Wed., Dec. 10 and 17 following the 6 pm Mass on Wednesday evenings…in addition to the regularly scheduled time at 3:30 pm on Saturdays.
MEN’S STUDY GROUP -- Will journey into one of Henri Nouwen’s most famous works, The Return of the Prodigal Son as a study for the Season of Advent...began Nov. 25th. The group meets year round on Tuesdays from 12-1 pm. Call Deacon Bob (777-8906) for more information….or just show up.
SCHOLA PACIS -- Schola Pacis, Nashville’s unique male a capella vocal group (including our own Deacon Dave Lybarger), will present its eleventh annual Festival of Lessons and Carols at 3 pm on Sun., Dec. 21st., here at Christ the King. Admission to the concert is free and open to the public. Hope to see you there!
CHECK CHURCH ENTRANCES -- for copies of 2015 At Home With the Word (for as long as our supply lasts). 2015 calendars are in the vestibule.
PHOTOS FOR OUR PARISH DIRECTORY -- If you had your photo made for the parish directory and did not choose to have additional prints made, your free 8 x 10 is available in the parish office. Office hours are 8 am—4 pm, Monday through Friday. If you ordered prints, they will be shipped directly to you. Please call 292-2884 with questions.
MOMS’ GROUP -- If you are interested in meeting other moms or soon-to-be-moms from Christ the King Parish and School, please contact Corey Rodgers/Danielle Hampton (243-9949/881-3832, firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com). Expecting moms and moms with children of all ages gather the last Wednesday of each month from 7-9 for snacks and socializing.
SAVE THE DATE -- for A Crown Affair 2015! Break out those platform shoes for “Boogie Nights! A Disco-Style Raider Revival!” This year’s event will be held on Sat., Feb. 28th. All proceeds go directly to our school and allow us to fund many things that tuition alone cannot cover. Look forward to seeing you in February!
ROOM IN THE INN -- Our Room in the Inn program is now serving 20 guests every Wed. night through the end of March. There are many ways to volunteer: drive our guests to and from CTK, help set up each week; work the clothing and supply closet; serve as innkeeper who spends the night; cook or prepare breakfast; and many other ways as well. Contact John Green (firstname.lastname@example.org / 500-8528).
KROGER COMMUNITY REWARDS - The Kroger program has changed. Click here for details on how to register to help Christ the King School through the new Kroger Community Rewards program.
PLEASE DO NOT PARK AT SOUND EMPORIUM across the street. Unauthorized vehicles are subject to being towed at the owner's expense. Click here for more details; help us be good neighbors. Thank you!
For more information on these and other parish events, click here to open the latest bulletin.