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Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church

We are a welcoming Catholic community called by God to live out the message of Christ in love and service to all people.  To get a Parish registration form that you can print, complete and place in collection basket at Mass (or turn it into the Church office - attn: Bill Sabocik, Business Manager or attn: Angie Bryant, Office Coordinator), please click here.


Father Kenny Aquino,

Parochial Administrator


Father Frank Cerio

Parochial Vicar


For more information about our Catholic Faith and the Catholic Church, Click Here

Holy Week Schedule:  Monday, March 26 Mass: 8:00am; Tuesday, March 27 Mass 8:00am & 11:30am; Wednesday, March 28 Mass 8:00am; Thursday, March 29 Mass of The Lord’s Supper 7:00pm; Friday, March 30 Morning Prayer: 8:00am, Passion of The Lord 3:00pm; Saturday, March 31 Morning Prayer and Blessing of the Food: 8:30am, Easter Vigil 8:00pm; Sunday April 1 Masses: 6:00am (outside by Little Blessings), 8:00am, 10:00am, 12:00pm (Church), 12:00pm Spanish (social hall). Confessions: March 29 & 30 8:30-11:30am; March 31 9:00-11:30am

Click Here to view Lenten Mission, March 5, 6 & 7, 2018

STATIONS OF THE CROSS: MARCH 23: 6:15pm in the Church

Lenten Penance Services: Our Lady of the Lakes, Thursday, March 22nd at 7:00pm; St. Clare, Deltona Tuesday, March 20th at 7:00pm; St. Peter, DeLand Wednesday, March 21st at 7:00pm; St. Ann, DeBary Tuesday, March 27th at 7:00pm.

Ministry Fair:  All Parish Ministries will be available for sign-ups and to provide information on Sunday, April 29 from 9am to 2pm in the Social Hall.  Coffee and refreshments will be available.  If your Ministry has not yet been contacted about participation in the Ministry Fair, please call Margarita (386) 574-3719.

Marian Journeys: Celebrate the 160th Anniversary of the Lourdes Apparitions with Fr. Kenny from September 18 to October 2, 2018.  Email: or call the office 386-574-2131 for more information and registration forms.  Brochures and sign up forms are also available in the church narthax.

Strengthen your knowledge of our Catholic Faith by visiting :  What is Formed? It is an exciting new gateway to the best Catholic teaching videos, books, and audio talks to deepen your relationship with Christ and his church. ALL IN ONE PLACE. You can get FORMED on most smart phones, tablets, and computers.  Our parish password is DRKZDQ.   For information on how to access FORMED call Angie at 386-574-2131.


Cleansing the Temple - 03-04-18

"Hesed" All The Way Through - 03-11-18

Planting the Law Within Us - 03-18-18, Bishop Robert Barron, Word on Fire

4 PM Vigil Mass on March 17, 2018.  Video is the property of a Diocese of Orlando entity and duplication or retransmission without permission is prohibited.

7 PM Spanish Vigil Mass on March 17, 2018.  Video is the property of a Diocese of Orlando entity and duplication or retransmission without permission is prohibited.

Please pray for our sick and our troops.        Visit our Facebook page

Monday, March 19 - Saturday, March 24, Weekdays 1-8pm, Saturdays 10am-5pm. We want to see YOU in our new parish directory! REGISTER ONLINE AT :  Only those pictured in the directory will receive a copy.  Pictures taken at Little Blessings Pre-School Building.

Faith Formation:  Youth: March 21: Young Vincentians.  Youth Fundraisers: We continue to sell the CATgear (tshirts, hats and hoodies with the word, “Catholic” or an inspiring quote or saying).  Sunday Classes (Kindergarten to 6th grade) 11:30 – 12:30: Classes resume on April 8th. First Communion Sacrament Preparation: The next session will be on April 10th at 6:30 for all children who will have their first Communion and at least one parent. The final two sessions are on April 17th and 24th. The retreat for the children is on April 28th from 10:00 am to 2:15 pm. First Communion is on May 5th during the 4:00 Mass. Corpus Christi Procession is on June 3rd. Practice for the song the children will sing at their First Communion will be on Wednesdays at 6:00 starting April 4th . Confirmation Classes (Mondays at 5:30): Classes resume on April 2nd.

Click Here for 2017-2018 Faith Formation school year registration form 

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION:   Listen to what the Pope John Paul II said: "The Church and the world have a great need of Eucharistic worship”. Jesus waits for us in this sacrament of love. Let us be generous with our time in going to meet Him in adoration. Notice how the Holy Father is asking you to be generous with your time. He is not asking for your money but something much more precious – your time. We invite you to come spend time with Jesus. Adorers are Needed. Please contact Stasia for scheduling 386-574-2131.

Parish News

Little Blessings Preschool: blessings

OPEN HOUSE, Thursday, March 22 from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM.  We welcome families with 2, 3 and 4 year olds.  Join us to find out what your parishg school has to offer.

Click Here to view School Flyer 2017-2018
We are now registering students (2 - VPK) for the 2017-2018 school year (ask about our new hours 6:30am to 6pm). Now utilizing Frog Street curriculum.  For more information please call: Director Demetria Shine at (386) 574-4620 Email:  “Our Children, Our Treasure, Our Priority”.  Earn some extra cash, while supporting Little Blessings!  We are offering a $50.00 referral fee per student that enrolls at Little Blessings.  Conditions apply, please contact the school for more information.  We are accepting students ages 2 through 4 (VPK). 

Little Blessings Preschool is now accredited by the Florida Catholic Conference!  Thank you to the teachers, staff, various ministries and parishioners of Our Lady of the Lakes for your support throughout the year. This is confirmation that together we can make a positive change and we all should be honored by this recognition that our school has received! Together we will continue to grow and educate our students in the Catholic faith.  

St Vincent de Paul Society:  The Mission of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul is to bring Christ's hope and love into the homes of the needy. Please pray for all whom we serve. To make a tax-deductible donation of large furniture or appliances that help people in need, please call our Donation Hotline at 888.986.4483.   
If you know someone who needs help tell them to call: English 386-279-6307 or Spanish 386-279-6171.  Pantry needs—White rice, mac and cheese, dry and canned beans, spagheN sauce, jelly, cereal, toilet paper, toiletries, and detergent.  Make your donation count! No opened food or expired food can be given out. 
School pantry needs—All Types of individual sizes and easy open containers, fruits, mac-n-cheese, snacks, drinks.  Thank you for pleasing God with your generosity, caring and kindness for those brothers and sisters who are less fortunate. Like us on Facebook:   

Click Here to view Homeless letter.  or Click Here to view EWTN & St Vincent de Paul Society.

 every Wednesday in the Parish Hall. Individual games up to $40.00 and Jackpot up to $200.00.  Doors open at 10:30am.  Games begin at 1:00pm.  Warm-ups begin at 12:15pm.  Snack bar available.  Non-smoking hall: breaks are taken. Volunteers needed, please contact the Church Office 386-574-2131.  

Upper Room-Divine Mercy Covenant Group:  Please click the following link for complete details:  /media/1/PDF%20forms/UPPER%20%20ROOM.docx    

Sacrament of Baptism: We look forward to welcoming your child into our family at Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church!  For information regarding the Sacrament of Baptism for Children, please contact Deacon Luis Báez 386-747-8749.  Sacrament of Reconciliation: Experience the joy of forgiveness…… Confessions are offered on Thursday 8:30 am or Saturday 2:30 pm to 3:45 pm,  Spanish  6:15 pm to 6:45 pm. You can also call for an appointment with one of our priests.  Sacrament of Confirmation: Receive the gifts of the Holy Spirit…. For information regarding the Sacrament of Confirmation for youth, children or adults please contact Dolly at our church  office (386-574-2131)  Sacrament of Marriage: ...and the two shall become as one. Mark 10:8 For information on the Sacrament of Marriage please contact the Parish office at least six months prior to your anticipated  wedding date ( Vocations: ...I have called you by name. Isaiah 43:1  Do you feel called to the Priesthood or Religious Life? We look forward to speaking with you. Please call for one of our clergy at the Parish Office. Hospital Visitation-Anointing of the sick: Are you or a loved one in need of healing? If you or someone in your family is in need of the Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick, please contact our Parish Office. In case of emergency or if you or a family member are in the hospital, please contact the Parish Office to receive a pastoral visit. Interested in Becoming Catholic? Now may be the time...and this may be the place! Please contact Dolly at the church office, or email for information on your journey of Christian Initiation. Annulments: Questions about divorce and remarriage? For information regarding Annulments, please  contact Sister Pat O’Malley, SNDdeN at our Parish Office. 


Music Notes:  What do we need?  Praise Band: Bass guitar player, drummer, auxiliary percussionist, one to two male singers. Handbells: More Ringers. Traditional Choir: High sopranos and men of all voice types. Children’s Choir: More kids! Other needs: Audio technicians for all Masses and more cantors. Audio tech. training will be provided for all who are interested and can make a commitment, cantor training will be provided for those who possess natural vocal ability, and general formation will be provided in all groups. How can I help?  Start by showing your interest! All rehearsals are open rehearsals which means you can come and walk in and introduce yourself to the group, sit in on the rehearsal, and be put into contact with Jeff, our Music Director. Text or call Jeff at (989)3519648, call him at the Church Office, or email him at I want to help but I don’t play instruments or sing.  Perhaps you know someone who does! A family member? Or a friend? Neighbor? All are invited to attend Mass. Maybe you know someone who isn’t Catholic (yet) and loves to play their instrument or sing, and is looking for more opportunities to improve their ability and perform publicly. Rehearsal Schedule: Traditional Choir, Tuesday at 6:30pm; Children’s Choir, Wednesday at 6:00pm; Handbell Ensemble, Thursday at 5:00pm; Praise Band, Sunday after the noon Mass. All rehearsals are held in the Music Office.

Every Friday during Lent (last Fish Fry on March 23rd).  Serving unlimited Deep Fried Pollock, French Fries, Cole Slaw, Coffee, Iced Tea and Water all for $10.00 adults and $5.00 children (10 and under).  For an additional $5 you can also get 6 Jumbo Shrimp.  Serving in the Social Hall 5 PM - 7:15 PM.

Our Catholic Appeal: Thank you if you have already made your pledge. If you have not yet made your pledge, please consider doing so today.

The Deltona Council of the Knights of Columbus will be hosting their annual ST. Patrick's Day Dinner/Dance at the Our Lady of the Lakes social hall on Saturday, March 24, 2018. All Parishioners are invited to attend. The cost is $17.00 per person. Tickets can be purchased in advance. See below for details. See any Knights of Columbus member after Mass for Tickets or contact Grand Knight Tim Pittman at 386-532-0983 or Deputy Grand Knight Pete Zapitz at 386- 789-5253 and we will arrange for your tickets.

CCW Happenings: March 20 11:00am-1:00pm Board Meeting; April 3 11:30am-3:00pm General Meeting; April 10 11:30am– 3:30pm Card Party; April 17 11:00am-1:00pm Board Meeting; April 20 7:00-10:00pm BUNCO. Join us every Friday in the social hall from 10am-12pm as we work on craft projects. Women of all ages are welcome to join us for all activities.















Monday 8am
Tuesday 8am; 11:30am
Wednesday 8am
Thursday 8am;
      7pm Spanish
Friday 8am; 11:30am 
First Friday each Month 7pm (all invited for food & entertainment in Social Hall following Mass compliments of the Philippine Community)


Saturday 8:30am;               
    4pm (Vigil Mass); 
    7pm Spanish (Vigil Mass)
Sunday 8am; 10am; 12 noon


Thursday 8:30am
First Friday of each Month 7-7:45am
Saturday 2:30-3:45 pm; 6:15-6:45 pm


Monday-Friday 6pm in the Chapel


Every Wednesday 6:30pm in the Church

In need of assistance?

Please contact our Society of
St Vincent de Paul at 386-279-6307

Online Giving APP now available at your APP Store for Smart Phones. Search Online Giving, then install app.  

Are you having difficulties accessing your online giving account or making changes to your donation/payment information? The Our Sunday Visitor Support Team would be happy to assist you with any problems that you are having. Please call them at 800-348-2886 Option 4. You can also email questions, etc. to 

Upcoming Events


logoDoo20130501Notary Public Service is available - call Angie at the Church Office 386-574-2131 or Mike 386-801-2938 for appointment.


Church Office Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. 


Interested in Becoming an Usher at Mass?  Click Here

If you wish to take up the gifts at any Mass, please tell the lead usher of that Mass, also please notify them one week or more before. Head Usher: Warren Wotton 386-259-4359.

Legion of Mary: meetings each Tuesday from 6:30 PM to 8 PM in the Religious Education Bldg. We pray the Rosary and learn about the weekly works our members perform in the Parish. Come join the Legion of Mary at the service of our Mother Mary. In Spanish.

El Circulo de Oración La Divina Misericordia de Our Lady of the Lakesles invita a orar, cantar, alabar y glorificar al Señor todos los lunes de 7:00 PM a 9:00 PM en el edificio de Educación Religiosa de nuestra parroquia. ¡Los esperamos! The Prayer Group Divine Mercy of Our Lady of the Lakes invites you to pray, sing, praise and glorify the Lord every Monday from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM in the Parish Religious Education Building. (in Spanish)

Dedications in Memory of Loved Ones:  You may now donate flowers or candles in memory of your deceased loved ones. You will also be able to donate larger liturgical objects such as vestments, liturgical books, & other long lasting items. For details contact Fr. Kenny or Fr. Frank.

Vocations Cross: We have traveling vocation crosses for each of our Masses.  If you would like to pray for vocations for a week please see one of the ushers to sign up so that they can put your name down for the mass and week you wish.  Thank you for praying for these vocations.

Click Here for Diocese of Orlando web page to register for Safe Environment Training & Fingerprinting. Did you know that it is a Diocesan Policy that all volunteers have Safe Environment Training, and in addition, certain ministries also require a background check? If you are unsure if you have, or need either training, please call Angie at 386-574-2131 or stop by the Church Office on Thursdays.  Fingerprint code: FPOLLChVol

Please note that this phone app called "myParish" will continue to be provided for your daily use with updated Parish information. To install this app, go to iphone App Store or android phones go to Google Play and search for my parish. You can also go on the internet to for download instructions.

Tax Letter Request: Please call the parish office at 386-574-2131 to request your 2017 donation statement for tax purposes. Please allow 2 to 3 business days plus mailing time for delivery.








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