Latest PSA Results
Thank you to all who gave last weekend to PSA. Your giving will add to the beautification of our church. Because of the generosity of all who have given to the 2014 Pastoral Service Appeal, we can report: Total Pledges/Donations: 852 and Amount Pledged/Donated: $219,156 . Thank you all for your generosity.
Knights of Columbus
The Annual Drive for the Intellectual Disabilities (ID) will be this weekend on the patio after Masses. Please be generous for those whose life is so precious to God and to all of us as you have in the past. Surely God will see you as today’s Good Samaritan.
Christmas is coming and beginning on October 25, the Knights of Columbus will again be selling Christmas Cards after Masses. KEEP CHRIST IN CHRISTMAS – send only religious cards to remind your friends and relatives of the true meaning of Christmas.
2014 Taste of Holy Spirit Fall Festival
As chairperson of 2014 Taste of Holy Spirit Festival, I wish to give recognition to the great team of committee members, various ministries, all the volunteers who assisted us before, during, and after the festival, all the parishioners who sold or purchased raffle tickets, and all who attended the festivities please accept my personal Thank You for your time and dedication to the Holy Spirit community.
A special thanks to John Arnold, John Cook, Pat & Shellie Erskine, Neil Gillis, Brian Grasso, Kevin Hizon, Joan Kennedy, Nathan Le, Tom Leeman, Mark & Tina LeMay, Maryann Mullin, Richard Nau, Richard Shaker, Pat Wilcox, Ben Lumen, and Hank Greenberg. The success of the festival would not had happen without your help.
Sincerely, Art Maytorena
First Parent Meeting for all grades 1-5th Sunday, October 12 @ 11:30 AM in Doyle Hall
Opening Mass: All parents and students are invited to the Faith Formation’s Opening Mass on Saturday, October 25 @ 10:30 AM (Line up will be at 10 AM)
Confirmation Year 1: Student-Parent Meeting, Mini-retreat, and Ritual of Commitment on Sunday, November 2 from 2-6:15 PM in Doyle Hall. WE will be attending the 5 PM Sunday Mass with the Ritual of Commitment during the Mass.
Confirmation Year 2: Student-Parent Meeting, Mini-retreat, and Ritual of Support on Sunday, October 19 from 2-6:15 PM in Doyle Hall. We will be attending the 5 PM Mass with the Ritual of Support during the Mass.
Second Collection for World Missions
There will be a second collection on the weekend of October 18 and 19 for World Missions. Please be generous!!
Come and Receive the healing Power of Jesus Christ, our Risen Lord, with Fr. John Hampsch on Monday, October 20. Praise and worship, adoration and mass begins at 6:30pm. For more info, please contact Ruth Vinson at 714-585-6814 or email@example.com or Pat Rensing a 714-878-3100 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Orange Diocesan Council of Catholic Women’s Luncheon and
Continental Breakfast General Meeting
Tuesday, October 21 at 8:30 – 1 PM. Holy Spirit has been wonderfully blessed to be the host parish of this event. Our own Father Dan Wilder will be the guest speaker. Pre-sale tickets are available in the Parish Office for $15. Hurry, because opportunity tickets are limited and sold on a first come first served basis. For more info, please call Susan Liberto at 714-865-7477.
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Pennies From Heaven
An Annual Diocesan Fund Raiser. All proceeds from your generous donations help fund Casa Theresa, Mary’s Shelter and the Life Center. The Holy Spirit Respect Life Committee will be on the Patio after 5PM Mass on Saturday, October 25th and after all daytime Masses on Sunday, October 26th. Thank you for remembering our unborn, those in most need of our protection.
Our Lady of Guadalupe Society
Volunteers needed to help make tamales on Monday – Friday, October 20-24 from 8-3pm at the Kitchen in Doyle Hall.
Christmas tamales pre-order, please contact Rachel at email@example.com or Carmen Avila at 714-743-1516 by November 3. Payment is due at the time of pick-up $20 per dozen. At the time of ordering, please provide your name, phone #, quantity, your choice of meat and whether you want them warm or frozen to keep until Christmas.
Sunday, October 26 from 8-11AM. Come for some delicious food, great friendship, and community building time! Food includes pancakes, oatmeal, pho, waffles, scrambled eggs, sausage and ham, and of course, made or order omelettes.
Save the Date
Mass of Remembrance, Honoring Our Deceased Parishioners: Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 9 AM.
All are invited to join our parish family that has loss their loved one during this past year.
Acts: The Spread of the Kingdom featuring Jeff Cavins: All are welcome!
Monday Evenings: 7-9 PM in Room 7, 8, and 9.
September 22 – February 23 (No Class: Nov. 24, Dec. 22 & 29)
Facilitators: Roz Esh and Georgie Vargas-Burket
Wednesday Mornings: 9:45 – 11:45 AM at Doyle Hall
September 24 – February 25 (No Class: Nov. 26, Dec. 24 & 31)
Facilitators: Bob Novielli & Joe Bednarski
Bethany Support Group
Have you lost a loved one recently? If so, please consider attending a meeting of Bethany support group. We meet every Tuesday at 7PM. Bethany is an encouraging self-help group, supportive of each other during times of grief. For additional info, please call Mary 714-531-8088.
Come, Let Us Adore Him Annual Christmas Concert will be held on Friday, December 12, 7:30pm presented by the Holy Spirit Music Ministry
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