Do you enjoy working with young children? Our parish nursery is looking to hire those who enjoy caring for God’s youngest angels, ages 4 months to 5 years old. There are opportunities to work Sunday mornings and occasionally other weekday or evening times.
Would you like to spend some time with Jesus and your children? Family Adoration is a time to spend with Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament. Geared toward families with children 0 – 10 years old, it will include a meditation, music, and prayer. Adoration will take place in the Our Lady of Aparecida Chapel, located to the left of the Ministry Building. Meet outside the chapel to begin. For more information please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, February 24, 9:00 – 9:30 am
Our Lady of Aparecida Chapel
Guardians are needed Tuesdays 1 AM and 2 AM, Thursdays 1AM and 2AM, and Fridays 9PM. Come adore our Lord in our new chapel.
Our Saint Jude School Girl Scout Troops are selling cookies after all Masses February 24 – 25. All of your favorite cookies are available while supplies last! Buy some for now, and/or to freeze them to enjoy throughout the year! Your cookie purchase will help support troop activities, award projects, and more! Thank you for supporting Saint Jude School Girl Scouts!
Please return your blessed palms from last year’s Palm Sunday Mass and place them in the basket in the church through Sunday, February 25. Under Canon Law, palms that have been blessed by a priest are considered sacramental objects and, therefore, must be treated with respect. One thing that is strictly prohibited is tossing them in the trash.
The Artsy Market Spring Art and Gift Show is back! At the market, you can shop for and find great unique gifts. It’s a wonderful time to shop for Easter, First Communion, Mother’s Day, and Graduation. The dates are Thursday, March 14 and Friday, March 15 in the Ministry Hall.
VBS returns the week of June 10-14 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm for kids age 5 (by 6/10/24) to rising 5th grade. Your child will enjoy faith-based lessons, music, games, crafts, fun activities, and more. The cost per child is $60 with a family maximum of $180. Our co-leaders are working hard to put together a fun and educational week but we will need adult and teen volunteers to help with a variety of activities. Our nursery will be available for parent volunteers with children age 4 and younger. Registration is now open.
New! The Search Begins is a video series designed to enkindle meaningful discussions with teens searching for answers to life’s tough questions.
See the list of church regulations, events, Masses, and resources for Lent here.
New study on the practices of parents who successfully raise children to be practicing Catholic adults: https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/256757/raising-catholic-kids-new-study-suggests-what-successful-parents-have-in-common