Bethany is a ministry that serves families who are grieving after the death of a loved one. We come together to support members who need compassion and understanding of their pain through this loss. On Thursday, July 28, in Room 6, you are invited to come and pray for those family and friends who are no longer with us. We will have a meeting to organize a prayerful support ministry. For more info., please call Mary Knight at (714) 968-2195.
CATHOLIC CARAVANS BOOK FAIR
On July 30-31, the Catholic Caravans Book Fair will bring many religious books and items such as crucifixes, necklaces, rosaries, framed art. Find great summer reading material or gifts for any occasion. Respect Life Ministry will received 10% of all sales.
PRAYER FOR OUR WORLD
Please join us every month to pray the Holy Rosary at Civic Center, corner of Garden Grove Blvd and Stanford on Saturday, August 6 at 12:00pm. We pray for Catholic marriages, holiness in family life, and world peace. Join us in being a witness to the truth, for it is in doing that we receive. For more info., please call Dolores at (714) 554-3607.
Many thanks to the Knights of Columbus & the Vietnamese Community for sponsoring and cooking dinner at our 2016 Backyard Theology. Your hard work and dedication are great gift to our Parish. May our Lord continue to bless you and all the works that you do. Million Thanks!
4th Degree Knights of Columbus
Is sponsoring a retirement flag ceremony at Green Valley Clubhouse located across the street from our Church's parking lot on Saturday, July 30 from 11:00am - 3:00pm. Anyone having old, worn flags are invited to bring them to the Parish Office.
Adoration for the month of August will be on Thursday, August 4 after the 9:00am Mass until 6:30am Mass on Friday, August 5.
2016 Parish Picnic
Sunday, August 7 from 10:00am until 3:00pm at Green Valley Adult Clubhouse. Free food. Free game. Free fellowship.
Sunday, July 24 from 8:00 - 11:00am. Come for some great food, fun, and friendship...all for a good cause. Our menu includes omelets, ham, sausage, eggs, pho and more.
2016-2017 Faith Formation Registration
Registration will begin on August 1 to August 31. Classes will begin in September for children in kindergarten to high school.
SPANISH MASS NEEDS YOUR HELP
♦ We are in need of Lectors; call us if you can help.
♦ We will be starting a Spanish children's choir that will sing as scheduled at our Mass. Children between the ages of 5 to 13 are encouraged to join.
♦ We need your assistance and prayers in helping us increase our Mass attendance. Let us spread the word about our vibrant 6:30pm Spanish celebration every Saturday night.
Priests and Staff wish to thank many men and women from various ministry who comes together to clean-up the house of God every Thursday after the 9:00am Mass. If you have time on Thursday and would like to help in this special ministry, please contact Roz Esh at (714) 963-1811.
The Faith Formation Program at our parish is in need of Catechists. We invite you (parents, teachers, college students....) to consider being God's messenger to spread the Good News and open the children's hearts to the Lord. As person of faith, you can share your own faith experiences. This can be your love of God, your gratitude for God's many gifts, and your personal friendship with Jesus. You could volunteer as main teacher, assistant, office helper, or special events. Classes are open on weekends and weekdays, from Grade 1 through Confirmation.
Line dancing classes will resume in the Hall the first & third Thursday of the month at 6:30pm in Doyle Hall. Classes are free. For beginners, come at 6:15pm for some private instructions. Questions? Please call Larry Doan at (714) 963-9424 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Children's Choir News
Our children's choir is seeking an additional volunteer who can assist with the children's choir. The choir meets twice a month during the school year and sings for special Masses. Please call Carla at (323) 707-4331 for more information.
Bible Study Series
All are invited to our ongoing Adult Faith Formation & Bible Study Series.
Please see attachment for complete 2016 Schedule.
Extraordinary Ministers to the Sick
Do you have a couple of hours twice a month on Sunday to bring our Lord to those who are homebound?
During the Jubilee Year of Mercy, “Visit the Sick,” is a corporal work the Church called us to do.
If you are interested in this ministry, please contact Carol Souza at (714) 964-5417 or email email@example.com.
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