November 12, 2023

Twenty-fourth Sunday after Pentecost

Ladies Auxiliary Meeting: All women of the parish are invited to a meeting on Tuesday, November 14th  at 7:00 PM in Boyle Hall. Fr. Pedersen will give a talk, we will discuss upcoming parish events, then will end with a social hour. Please bring a snack, dessert, or drink to share.

Holy Hour for Mothers: Please join us on Friday, November 17th from 10:00 - 11:00 AM in the church as we spend one hour with Our Lord praying for parish vocations and the intentions of our families. All mothers are welcome!

Third Order of St. Francis monthly meeting will take place Saturday, November 18th in the Retreat Conference Room. The meeting for all members will begin immediately following the 8:30 AM Mass, followed by instructions for new members. For questions or further information, please contact Mrs. Maria McCaughey at 509-993-9918.

The Christmas Giving Tree will be on display during the Christmas Boutique this year on November 26th and December 3rd. The ornaments on this tree will list specific items needed by one of our parishioners, particularly at Christmas. If you or someone you know could benefit from the Christmas Giving Tree, contact Fr. Pons or Monique at the church office (602-268-7673 x1). Requests will remain confidential.

Christmas Boutique: The Ladies Auxiliary will hold a Christmas boutique on November 26th and December 3rd. Proceeds benefit parishioners/families in need. We are asking for donations of Christmas crafts and gifts to sell. All donations can be turned in to the church office. For questions, details or to volunteer to help, please email Elizabeth at [email protected] or text 480-244-1516.

Christmas Bake Sale: The Ladies Auxiliary is requesting donations of baked goods to be sold at the Christmas Boutique. Please bring your items packaged and priced on either Sunday, November 26th or December 3rd. Thank you!

Bookstore: A selection of Christmas cards are now available to purchase in the bookstore.

Advent Recollection: All parishioners are invited to a morning Recollection on Saturday, December 2nd. There will be breakfast, conferences, confessions, consultations, and rosary.