MOMS March Updates

Holy Spirit Parish at Geist

About MOMS

The Ministry of Mothers Sharing (MOMS) is a ministry for mothers at Holy Spirit to share their faith stories, experiences and traditions with other moms. Our Vision is to be a faith-filled ministry supporting and serving one another and our community with love, friendship, compassion, and laughter on our journey of motherhood.
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February Recap

We had a great month of February with the MOMS! Our retreat was a restful and beautiful day with Betsy and Portland sharing their spiritual gifts and wisdom with us. Thank you to all who attended and we look forward to doing it again soon! Morning MOMS enjoyed some special guest facilitators and speakers who brought lovely new thoughts and wisdom to the group. In the evening, we continued our discussion of choosing love, practicing gratitude and also enjoyed some meditative coloring. If you missed the last month's meetings and want to catch up on one of our reflections, click here
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Operation Easter Egg Service Project

Sunday, March 13th, 12-2pm

10350 Glaser Way

Fishers, IN

Mark your calendars for our annual Easter service project on March 13. We'll be gathering with our families to share some refreshments and assemble items for the many local organizations that depend on our parish for Easter items from 12-2. This is a great way to serve alongside your children. RSVP on facebook or to with a head count for your family!

March Schedule

March 10: Stations of the Cross AM and PM

March 13: Service Project 12-2

March 17: Devotion AM and Devotion/Social Night PM

March 24: Holy Thursday (No MOMS in AM or PM)

March 31: AM MOMS TBD, No Evening MOMS (HSE Spring Break)

April 7: No AM or PM MOMS (HSE Spring Break)

April 14: MOMS Meetings Resume

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Lenten Gratitude Project

We're halfway through Lent, but you are still welcome to join us!!

1. Keep a running list for all of Lent of what you are grateful for.
2. Take a picture each day of Lent of a gratitude moment or thing and caption it. (you can even instagram and tag it ‪#‎lentengratitudeproject‬ if you are so inclined)
3. Write a paragraph or journal entry of something you are grateful for each day.
4. Post or comment on this facebook group each day with your gratitude moment. This is a special ladies-only facebook group created just for this season for sharing gratitude!

God created us to praise Him. We are so excited to honor His gifts to us this Lent, and to share in the blessing of the friendships He has given us!

CRHP Weekend

A big CONGRATULATIONS to all of the members of our ministry who were a part of the presenting team for the most recent CRHP weekend, and prayers and blessings to all of our mamas who are just beginning their CRHP journey!
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Meals on Wheels

Would you like to be a part of our Meals On Wheels ministry? You can
even take your kids along. It's an easy, rewarding, charitable way to
help out our community. Kelly A. coordinates our monthly
volunteer commitment and would be happy to train anyone who missed our
initial training with Meals on Wheels. Just let Kelly know or comment
on the Volunteer Spot if you would like to help!!

Sign up for Meals on Wheels volunteer on
VolunteerSpot today!
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Soul Core

Upcoming free classes will be happening in the PLC Room 58. If you haven't heard of it yet, check out the website to find out more, it is totally worth waking up early on a Saturday for!! If you have questions contact Betsy G. Hope to see you there!

Spring Dates are as follows:

All times are Saturday 7 a.m.
April 2

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Noah's Place

Child care is provided for a small fee at our morning meetings to make our ministry accessible to moms with young children at home. There is no childcare available at the evening meetings at this time, however, babies under 1 are welcome to come to the evening meeting with mom. If you would like to bring your children to our morning meetings, see information here:

Online Safe Environment Training

If you have a child in Noah's Place, please complete this online training through the diocese ASAP. Please send an email to and let us know when you have completed the training! Thank you in advance for helping us be compliant with this new regulation!

What to Expect at a MOMS meeting

Our ministry is open to women with children of ALL ages. We have veteran mamas and brand new moms, and so much to share and learn from one another as we grow in faith!

Meetings start with an opening prayer and introductions, followed by a discussion on various topics related to our motherhood and our faith. Our time together wraps up with prayer intentions and a closing prayer. Attendance is not required every week to be a part of MOMs – just come when you are able.

Please contact us at if you have any questions before you attend your first meeting!

MOMS on Thursday Mornings
9:45 to 11:15 am
Religious Ed Gathering Space

MOMS on Thursday Evenings
7:15 to 8:45 pm
Religious Ed Gathering Space

Registering for MOMS

Have you registered yet for MOMS? We accept new members throughout the year. Join us, it's never too late! Also, dues are $20 for the year (Prorated to $10 if you are joining us second semester) and include all of your materials, programming and support our ministry to one another. Dues can be paid in cash to Mary H. or Dawn U. at any meeting! The link to register is here:
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