Faith Formation

BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENT – Religious Education Office

19 January 2020

NO CLASS

No class THIS WEEK.  We will resume classes at the regular time on 26 January.

MINISTRY RETREAT

Michelle Montez will be offering a Saturday retreat on 25 January FOR ALL MEMBERS of the church.  Our Confirmation candidates will also be attending as will the Knights and their wives! This retreat will focus on our baptismal call to serve.  Please plan to come! Contact Francesca at 340-0421 to register!

AFFIDAVIT

We are STILL missing 7 sponsor affidavits for our confirmation candidates.  This was due in December.  We need these ASAP or we will start looking for volunteers in the parish to be sponsors.

ADULT CONFIRMATION

Are you 18 or over and in need of Confirmation?  We will be hosting an adult confirmation class on Monday nights from 6-9 beginning in the middle of February.  This class is only 9 weeks long. Please call Francesca at 340-0421 to sign up!

AT HOME WITH THE WORD

Every TUESDAY, all parishioners and visitors are invited to participate in a study of the readings for the upcoming Sunday.  There is no requirement to be there every week.  Drop ins are welcome at any time.  We meet in the Pastoral Center after daily Mass (10am) on Tuesdays.  We hope to see you there!

ST THERESE OPEN HOUSE

St Therese Catholic School will host an Open House for people interested in registering for the 2020-2021 school year. The Open house will be from 10 am – 2 pm on Thursday, 30 January at the school on 311 Shropshire Place (between 2nd and 4th just south of Candelaria). If you resolved to invest in your child’s future in this new year, now is the time! Now is the opportunity! Call 344- 4479 for more information.

GOOD SHEPHERD CENTER

This is the ONLY Catholic shelter in the city!  We are always looking for supporters as well as people to serve.  Please consider us if you would like to contribute funds or time.  We are always in need, as the people we serve are always in need.  Help us to make a difference in people’s lives. If you know of anyone in need of help, please call the Good Shepherd Center at 234-2527  If you are intereseted in volunteering to help or if you would like to help out financially, please contact Deacon Michael at 340-0421.

—Fresh Start Substance Abuse Recovery:     6-month In-house Program:    Apply Wednesdays at 8 a.m.

—Men’s Overnight Shelter:   Check-in at 5 p.m.

—Community Meals for All: M, T, W, F  3 p.m. Sat 11:30 a.m.

—Men’s Clothing Room:       M-F from 9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.,          M,T,W,F  from 12:45 to 1:45 a.m.

—Other Services and Referrals