Fr. Peter Eke's installation Mass as the Pastor of Our Lady of the Lake Parish in Prudenville, MI., Sunday August 5th by Bishop Steven Raica, Bishop of Gaylord. Photo credit to Jim Gonzalez
OLLRCS seeks Catholic School Principal
Our Lady of the Lake Catholic School in Prudenville, Michigan is currently seeking an educational leader that will communicate and demonstrate enthusiasm for the mission of the Catholic Church.
The school is a Kindergarten through middle school arrangement with approximately 52 students enrolled. The successful candidate must possess strong organizational, communication, public relations, interpersonal and conflict resolution skills in dealing with staff, students and parents. The person selected will be responsible for working cooperatively with the Parish pastor to promote a strong Catholic identity within the school. The successful candidate will need to be able to provide insightful and supportive instructional leadership to the teaching staff. There is a possibility of some part-time teaching responsibilities for the successful candidate as part of the position.
The candidate must be an active, practicing member of the Catholic Church with preferably a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership, School Administration, or an equivalent degree. The candidate should have a valid Michigan Teaching Certification and relevant classroom teaching experience. Applications will be accepted until January 25, 2019 or until the position is filled. Interested candidates should forward a resume, letter of intent and three letters of recommendation to the Diocese of Gaylord, Human Resources Office at the website: www.dioceseofgaylord.org
Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Parish and Regional School are located in the vibrant Catholic community of Prudenville across from the shores of beautiful Houghton Lake. Come join a knowledgeable and dedicated group of educators in beautiful Northern Michigan to help guide and inspire young people in their pursuit of an outstanding Catholic education.
NEW MASS TIME:
Beginning January 8, our Tuesday daily Mass will be in the evening at 6 PM. This is to offer those who work the opportunity to attend Mass in the evening during the weekdays.
MOVIE SUNDAY: Second Sunday in the months of January, February and March immediately following the 9am Mass:
On Sunday, January 13, we'll be showing “WAR ROOM.” The War Room is a 2015 American Christian drama film about prayer, directed by Alex Kendrick and written by himself and Stephen Kendrick. Prayer is a powerful weapon. The film was released in North American theaters on August 28, 2015, and was a box office success.
ADULT FAITH FORMATION: As part of our Faith Formation in the new year, we are starting a study group. I am looking into a wonderful DVD series prepared by Bishop Barron on The Mass as our first area of discussion. More information will be provided in the near future.
RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION OF ADULT (RCIA) class will he held in the conference room. We will be using the United States Catholic Catechism for Adults . Come and join us, bring a friend. contact the parish office for the date and time.