RCIA

If any adult is interested in furthering their faith formation, you are invited to attend Tuesday evenings 7:00P.M. in the Parish Conference Room. Who should attend? Baptized adults who have not received any other sacraments. Adults who would like to join our faith community who presently have little or no Catholic understanding of our faith Questions/Concerns? Please call Deacon Joe at the Parish Office or email him at badame2@cox.net

Senior News

The Foundation for Senior Living Presents:
Identifying and Supporting Caregivers
In your Faith Communities

Offering to religious leaders, health-related professionals, and anyone interested in the importance of health ministries, an educational opportunity to understand and assist caregivers:

• Discover and define the opportunities of serving caregivers through faith and health ministries

• Explore the requirements and challenges for providing physical, psychological and spiritual support for family and professional caregivers

• Better understand the resources available to caregivers in your communities Pastors, ministry leaders, nurses, therapists, social workers and church volunteers in your faith-based circles are encouraged to attend. The same program will be repeated on two separate dates.

It’s your choice as to which day works best with your schedule:
Tuesday, October 2, 2007
or
Wednesday, October 3, 2007

From 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM each day
At the FSL Caregiver House
on the campus of the Foundation for Senior Living

1201 East Thomas Road
Phoenix, Arizona 85023

The program will be free but registration is requested, as space is limited. Lunch will be served each day. Please R.S.V.P. to Nick Martrain at 602-285-0505, extension 118

Our special thanks to the Area Agency on Aging, Region One for underwriting this program.

Catholic Men’s Fellowship

Catholic Men’s Fellowship invites all men of the Diocese for Mass, study, and fellowship dedicated to Christian Fatherhood. We will continue the virtues portion of our Fatherhood program with a presentation from Mike Phelan, Director of Marriage and Respect Life Issues on the key virtue of Humility. We’ll meet from 6:30 – 8:45 pm on Thursday, Oct 11, at the Diocesan Pastoral Center, 400 E. Monroe, Phx. Any questions, call Dave Knebelsberger @ 602-451-0217 or email dknebs@gmail.com. Please join us!

October 1 to 7 at SCB

Monday, October 1

9:00 a.m. Holy Mass
4:30 p.m. ESL Intermediate – Rm 8
6:00 p.m. ESL Advanced – Rm 3
6:30 p.m. ESL Beginning – Rm 8
6:30 p.m. Social Committee – Rm 4
6:30 p.m.
Mesa Directiva – CR
7:00 p.m. Bible Study – Jerusalem
7:00 p.m. High School Ministry – Hall

Tuesday, October 2

9:00 a.m. Holy Mass
7:00 p.m. RCIA – Rm 5
7:00 p.m. RICA – Rm 6
4:00 p.m. Choir – Sinai
4:30 p.m. ESL Intermediate – Rm 8
6:00 p.m. ESL Advanced – Rm 3
6:30 p.m. ESL Beginning- Rm
7:00 p.m. Jr Hi Ministry – Hall
7:00 p.m. Fiesta Cmte – CR

Wednesday, October 3

9:00 a.m. Holy Mass
6:00 p.m.
Catequesis Familiar – All

6:30 p.m. Finance/Pastoral Council Mtg – CR

Thursday, October 4

9:00 a.m. Holy Mass
4:00 p.m. Choir – Sinai
6:00 p.m. ESL Advanced – Rm 3
6:00 p.m.
Catequesis Familiar – All
6:30 p.m. SVdP – Rm 6
7:00 p.m. Encuentro Matrimonial – R 7
7:30 p.m. Knights of Columbus – Hall

Friday, October 5

9:00 a.m. Holy Mass
7:00 p.m.
Nueva Vida – Rms 5 & 6
7:00 p.m. Bilingual Rosary – Rm 3
7:00 p.m. Fiesta Kick-off Dinner – Hall

Saturday, October 6

9:00 a.m. Volunteers Called to Protect
3:30 p.m. Confessions
4:30 p.m. ESL Intermediate – Rm 8
5:00 p.m. Holy Mass – Church
Children’s Liturgy of the Word
6:30 p.m. Citizenship Class – Rm 8

Sunday, October 7

8:00 a.m. La Santa Misa – Iglesia
10:00 a.m. Holy Mass – Church
12:00 p.m. Holy Mass – Church
Children’s Liturgy of the Word
4:30 p.m. Citizenship Class – Rm 8
6:30 p.m. ESL Beginning – Rm 8

Is the Lord Calling You to Ministry?

Minister of Communion

All communion ministers or prospective ministers are invited to an Information Session on Wednesday, October 24 at 7:00 p.m. in Reid Hall.

Altar Server

Any young person having received First Communion is invited to be trained as an Altar Server. Please call the office to place your name on a list. CA Training session wil be held when at least four young people register.
Choir

Please consider joining the choirs. Previous experience is not needed.; just simple a desire to share the gift God has given you in praise of HIm!

Saint Vincent dePaul Conference

St. Vincent de Paul will be sending out a Call to Serve in October. If you have been thinking of how you could give back, to others, some of the Blessings that you have been given, then SVdP may be for you. To enjoy fellowship, the word of the Lord, and the blessings of giving a helping hand to our community please join us at St. Vincent de Paul Society.