Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church

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Cemetery Update – Restoration Project

The first phase of the parish cemetery renewal has been completed in time for the outdoor Memorial Day Mass at 9:00 on Monday. All of the gravestones have been cleaned and many have been raised and leveled. Many parish volunteers, especially the Veterans and the Youth Group were very helpful in completing this project. Everyone’s efforts are greatly appreciated.   Before After…

Cascades Food Drive Success!

THANK YOU FOOD PANTRY DONORS!  Special thanks this week goes to the Cascades Neighborhood.  The Cascades food drive on May 11 yielded 850 lbs of food for our food pantry.  Cascades sponsors a food drive every quarter and has been very supportive from the beginning of our food pantry in 2013.  THANK YOU!!

Parish Cemetery Restoration- Update February 2019

Did you know that the Our Lady of Good Council Cemetery is on the original site of the Church of St Leopold, erected in 1875? The church structure was in front of the present cemetery, close to State Road 16. In 1902, it was determined that the church would be closer to the parish population if it were in the Bakersville area.…

Feed My People

On Sunday, April 8, the OLGC Community will again sponsor a meals for shut-ins delivery, similar to what we do at Thanksgiving. Meals will be prepared and packed, ready for delivery to shut-ins after the 10 AM Mass. Volunteers are needed to deliver the prepared meals. Many parishioners do this as a family activity. Directions will be provided. There will be a…

OLGC Liturgy Survey Needs Your Input

Won’t you please help us improve? Our Lady of Good Counsel is conducting a parish-wide survey wich will allow you to provide your input to improve our liturgies, ministries, faith formation, and participation. Please use this link to complete the survey. Thank you The Liturgy Committee. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/OLGCinfo