Don't Miss the 2019 Joe Poh Memorial Golf Tournament happening Friday, Sept. 13 at the Highlands! Can't help it - then consider becoming a sponsor. Click here to find out more!
Kairos Prison Ministry - Cookie Return on Sept. 14 and 15!
“Remember those who are in prison, as though in prison with them” (Heb. 13:3) We need cookies and prayers to support the Kairos Weekend at State Farm Correctional Complex (SFCC) for Men on September 19 to 22. The goal of this weekend is to spread the Good News and love of Jesus Christ to 42 incarcerated men. Can you help?
- Bake cookies (cookies will be due the weekend of Sept. 14/15)
- Volunteer to attend the closing ceremony the afternoon of Sunday, Sept. 22 to hear from the participants about the impact the weekend had on them
- Pray for the weekend (commit to 30 minutes, from where ever you are)
We are in need of Ministers of Communion, Ushers and Altar Servers: Please sign up for the next Liturgical Ministry Training
Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 16 and 17, 7-8:30 p.m.
New ministers and returning ministers are always welcome to serve in the many liturgical ministries. Please sign up HERE or on the clipboard at the Adult Formation table in the Commons.
We Respect All Life-PRC Past Present and Future
Sat, Sept. 21, 10a.m.-12p.m.
Come hear a dynamic speaker, Kim Warburton Southerland, Executive Director of the Pregnancy Resource Center (PRC) of Metro Richmond. Talk with follow up Q&A. Learn about the past, present and future of crisis pregnancy in America and the hurdles we still face here in Richmond.
Feast of the Archangels and Parish-wide Picnic Sunday, Sept. 29, 11 a.m.
The Feast of the Archangels is a perfect opportunity to celebrate our namesake, St. Gabriel the Archangel, who announced the Good News of Christ coming into the world. On Sunday, Sept. 29, we will begin at 11 a.m. with Mass followed by a parish-wide celebration with food, games for the kids and fellowship for all. All you need to do is bring a side dish or dessert to share and to sign up for this fun event at the Welcome Table in the commons or below
Music Coordinator Position open at the parish. Please spread the word! CLICK HERE to find out more about the position.
Childcare Worker Position open at the parish. CLICK HERE to find out more.
Please note: The 2020 Mass Intention calendar will be available beginning Oct. 1, 2019. If you would like to have a Mass offered for a loved one, yourself, or a special intention, please stop by the parish office.
First Saturday Devotions: 9 a.m. Mass followed by Exposition, Adoration and Benediction, Saturday, Oct. 5
Before we begin Exposition, Adoration and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament, we will celebrate Mass. You can then stay for Exposition beginning at 9:30 a.m. followed by the Divine Mercy Chaplet. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament is from 10 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. when we will celebrate Benediction. Come spend an hour or more with Jesus, fully present in the Eucharist and bring family and friends to share in the peace and joy of Christ’s presence in the Blessed Sacrament. ‘In his Eucharistic presence he remains mysteriously in our midst as the one who loved us and gave himself up for us…” – Catechism of Catholic Church. Do you want to sign up for a holy hour? Fill out the form below.
Blessing of the Animals, Sat. Oct. 5, Noon
Every year on or around October 4, Catholics throughout the world celebrate the Feast of St. Francis with prayers for creation and a blessing of the animals. On Saturday, Oct. 5 at noon you are invited to bring your pets for a blessing from Fr. Felix. Meet in the church garden located in front of the church building for the blessing.
Bereavement Group – We Hear You, The Healing Circle
This bereavement group is or those who have lost a person they love. In this group we hope you find a safe space to share or be quiet, to listen and to be heard. Receive prayer, support, guidance and acceptance for where you are and who you are. This group is for those who have lost a loved one as recently as three months ago or longer. Limited space available so sign up today at the Adult Faith Formation Table in the Commons. Questions? Contact Lisa Gorton at 639-6712.