Open Wide the Doors to advent
November 20, 2021

Renaissance Dallas Addison Hotel
15201 Dallas Parkway, Addison, TX 75001

Our unique market offers a large selection of beautiful religious and Christmas items for home décor and gift-giving, a Cook's Nook Shoppe of homemade foods, gifts for children and friends, and a book sale of vintage/gently used religious and children's books - all at great prices!

Gift Market | 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The market is opened to the public and free admission. Shopping opportunities will also include small business vendors, a silent auction, a raffle for fabulous prizes, bakery items, and unique holiday centerpieces and table decor. 
The silent auction will close at 1:30 p.m.

Luncheon | 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Invite your friends, spouses, and families to attend to enjoy this special event honoring mothers completing our GEMS program and preparing our hearts for the Season of Advent. *Traducción en vivo disponible en el almuerzo.*

Luncheon reservationS    RAFFLE TICKETS


Fr. Russ Mower is Pastor at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church and School and Chaplain at Bishop Dunne Catholic School in Dallas, Texas.  He attended seminary at Pope St. John XXIII National Seminary in Weston, Massachusetts, and was ordained to the Priesthood in May 2015. Prior to being called to the priesthood, he had a 33-year career in the fire service and served seven years in the U. S. Air Force.  Fr. Mower is a widower and has three adult daughters and four grandchildren.  He is a native of New England and enjoys hiking and sailing.

Emcee: Jennifer Baugh

Jennifer is the Founder and Executive Director of Young Catholic
Professionals (YCP), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with a mission to
‘Work in Witness for Christ’. She received her Bachelor’s of Science in
Marketing from Trinity University and her MBA from Texas A&M University.
Jennifer worked for Merrill Lynch in the Global Wealth Management practice
and for FTI Consulting in the Corporate Restructuring practice before starting
the YCP ministry in 2010. Jennifer is now a mom of two rambunctious little
boys and is embracing the challenge of running a thriving apostolate while
saving enough energy for toddler adventures.


The health and safety of our guests, employees, and the staff of the Renaissance is our priority. We are working tirelessly to ensure all state and local guidelines are followed and additional precautions are made to ensure everyone's health and enjoyable experience throughout the day. Please call the CPLC office at 972-267-LIFE (5433) if you have any questions.

Throughout the day all guests will be asked to:

Please remain home if you or someone to whom you have been exposed has tested positive for or experienced symptoms of COVID-19 in the past 14 days.

It is recommended that you do not attend if you or someone in your household is pregnant, an older adult, or falls within the high-risk population.