OH, Huron

Welcome from Huron, OH.

We welcome you to the webpage of Our Lady of the Lake Huron Ohio Chapter of Magnificat. These are exciting times that we live in and Magnificat was begun in 1981 for such a time as this. There are now over 100 chapters throughout the United States and its territories and in many foreign countries.


 

Magnificat Prayer Breakfast

Hosted by Our Lady of the Lake Huron Chapter of Magnificat

 Saturday, August 22, 2020

9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Doors open at 9 am. We do not assign seats so arrive early.

Location:
Anjulina’s Catering
2270 Hayes Ave.
Fremont, OH 43420

Guest Speaker: Alicia Parkinson


We are very pleased to announce that our next breakfast Aug. 22 with Alicia Parkinson is a go. Because of the coronavirus restrictions, things will look a little different. When you arrive, we will be asking you to go directly to your table to reduce mingling.  Tables will be spaced six feet apart and there will be fewer seats at each one.  Meals and beverages will be served  at the table, rather than buffet-style, and employees will be wearing masks and gloves. We are asking that you get your reservation in by Aug. 8 as we will not be accepting any late reservations. Also, in the event that we do not have at least 25 reservations, we will be canceling the breakfast.

Now, for a little about our speaker. Alicia Parkinson is a mother and grandmother who is confident to let her life unfold in the hands of the Holy Spirit. Strong and independent from an early age, yet unaware of her brokenness, she says she had unknowingly estranged herself from God. Eventually, in God’s time, she learned how important it is to surrender to God, and to live in interdependence with the people He brought into her life.

After earning degrees in math and education, then working in real estate, Alicia decided to pursue another degree in response to a call of the Holy Spirit.  She hopes to graduate next year from St. Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology with a master’s in theology. Alicia also is in formation as a Secular Franciscan. She says this prayer sums up her life: “God, help me to know me as You know me . . .  To see myself as You see me . . . So that I can become the person You created me to be.”

Our breakfasts begin at 9:30 a.m. and end at 12:30 p.m. at Anjulina’s Catering, 2270 Hayes Ave., Fremont.  To register, send $18 by the deadline to Hortensia Clevenger, 316 Wexford Dr., Huron, OH 44839.  Checks should be made payable to “Magnificat.” There is no registration at the door.

Online registration also is available for $19 and includes a $1 processing fee.  To register and pay for your reservation online, fill out the form on our website, click SUBMIT, and then click on PAYPAL.

We do not assign seats so arrive early to check in at the Reservation Table and find seat(s) before the program begins.

Prayer teams and opportunities to receive the sacrament of reconciliation are normally available following the meal, but will depend on the status of coronavirus restrictions. CD’s of the speaker’s talk will be available at the meal.

Since the day is designed to speak to the hearts of women, free of distractions, it is respectfully requested that young children not be in attendance.


TICKETS

Tickets are $18 ($19 if registering online), and must be purchased in advance to secure your reservation. No tickets will be sold at the door. If registering by mail, your check will serve as your receipt.

RESERVATION FORM:
Please use this form for Mail-In Reservations ONLY. Complete the form below (include the names and phone numbers of other ticket holders in your group). Reservations MUST be received by the deadline. If you would like to register online, please go to our webpage and follow the instructions there.

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Enclose $18 per person by mail. Registration form must be received by the Aug. 8 deadline.

Name ________________________________________________

Guest(s) Name ______________________________________________

Address ______________________________________________

City ___________________________ State ______ Zip __________

Phone # ____________________

Email (Please print clearly) ______________________________

I am available to serve as:
Table Hostess ___ Greeter ___

Enclosed is $ ________________ for _______________ Number of Reservations.

Please Mail Reservation Form and check for $18 per person, payable to “Magnificat” to:

Hortensia Clevenger
316 Wexford Dr.
Huron, OH 44839


UPCOMING MEALS FOR OUR CHAPTER — 2020

Nov. 7, 2020 —Speaker: Nikki Bruni

Feb. 6, 2021 — Speaker: Jenn Kolar

April 24, 2021 —Speaker: Fr. Dave Nuss

ROSARY BLANKET OF PRAYER

Remember our chapter’s commitment to Eucharistic Adoration and to pray the Rosary on the 17th of each month for the intentions of Magnificat, Sanctity of Life, Marriage and Family, and World Peace.


OUR PRAYER GROUPS

Is God calling you to be in a Prayer Group? Jesus said “Wherever two or three are gathered in My Name, there I am in their midst.” Our prayer groups are open to all.

Internet Prayer Ministry
the newly initiated Magnificat Internet Prayer Ministry.
Contact Jane Leimeister at jane22431@aol.com.

Personal Prayer Ministry
which prays with individuals following The Magnificat Breakfast.
Contact Lori Mihalek at huronmagnificat@aol.com.

Charismatic Prayer Groups
Huron Women’s Prayer & Scripture Meeting, meets at 7 pm Mondays at St. Peter Parish, Huron.
Contact Diane Dudenhoefer at 419-602-0627.

Norwalk St. Paul’s Prayer Group, meets at 7 pm Mondays at St. Paul’s Parish, Norwalk.
Contact Bev Reichert at 419-706-0464.

Fremont Sacred Heart Prayer Group, meets at 7:30 pm on the fourth Tuesday of each month at Sacred Heart Parish, Fremont.
Contact Judy Good at 419-334-8145.

Emmaus Community Prayer Group, meets at 7 pm Wednesdays in chapel of St. Jerome Parish Life Center in Walbridge.
Contact David Bland at 419-322-8282.

Marblehead St. Joseph Prayer Group, meets at 9:30 am on the first and third Thursdays of each month at St. Joseph Parish, Marblehead.
Contact Joan Dubbert at 419-734-5650.

Fremont St. Joseph Hispanic Prayer Group, meets at 7:30 pm Saturdays at St. Joseph Parish, Fremont.
Contact Raul Gonzales, 419-332-9252.

Information about other charismatic prayer groups in the Toledo Diocese can be found here.


UPCOMING EVENTS

2021 Women’s Winter Retreat, Jan. 15-17, Our Lady of the Pines Retreat Center, Fremont, O. Presenter: Fr. Michael Voithofer, founder of Ablaze, a ministry dedicated to building up and strengthening the Culture of Pentecost within the Church. Click here for details.

SERVICE TEAM MEMBERS

Brandy Eddinger, Coordinator
Diane Dudenhoefer, Asst. Coordinator
Jane Leimeister, Secretary
Hortensia Clevenger, Treasurer
Lori Mihalek, Co-Treasurer
Sheri Glenaman, Historian


For more information about Magnificat, contact Diane Dudenhoefer at 419-602-0627.

To be added to our Mailing List, send an email to huronmagnificat@aol.com or call Diane Dudenhoefer at 419-602-0627.

CLICK HERE to visit our Chapter’s website.

CLICK HERE to visit our Chapter’s Facebook page.


HISTORY of Our Lady of the Lake Huron Chapter

[Diocese of Toledo, Ohio] Est. 2006

The Huron Chapter of Magnificat, also known as Our Lady of the Lake Chapter, was founded in 2006 to serve women in the northern part of the Toledo Catholic Diocese. We currently meet quarterly in Fremont, O., for a breakfast, praise and worship, prayer, and a talk by a woman who tells how God has worked in her life. At our Magnificat meals, we try to provide something for each woman to take home with her by offering a packet of spiritual reading at each place setting.

Our chapter grew out of a prayer group that had gathered weekly in Huron, O., for more than 30 years. We decided to form a chapter of Magnificat as we realized the need to share our love of Jesus Christ with more Catholic women. At our first Magnificat meal on February 3, 2007, Donna Jones of Detroit shared the story of how she and her husband, Alex, a former Pentecostal minister, came into the Catholic Church. Since then, we have had heard many other stories of faith from some remarkable women. We record each of the talks and make CDs of them, including the most recent, available for purchase.

In addition to gathering quarterly for the Magnificat meal, we also host an annual retreat each January and seek to promote opportunities for spiritual growth in and around the diocese.