THIS WEEK’S DIARY – 12th to 20th AUGUST

 

 Sun
13th
17h00
 Bread Buddies (making sandwiches for the poor)
Mon
14th
10h00
 Mothers’ Prayer Group (65 Eland Way)
Tues
15th
19h00
 Finance meeting (Classroom)
Thurs
17th
12h30
 SENIORS’ LUNCH  (Hall – 12h00 for 12h30)

 Sat 19th /Sun 20th  - ASSUMPTION of OUR LADY

FORTHCOMING EVENTS

 

Sat
26th
17h30
FOOD FAIR  (NO Mass that evening)
Sat 26th / Sun 27th – St. Vincent de Paul Collection

 

NOTICES

 

SENIORS’ LUNCH:  Once again, we will be hosting our annual 3-course lunch in the hall for our senior parishioners.  This will take place on Thursday 17th August.  Please note that the time will be 12h00 for 12h30.   See you there!

 

CONGRATULATIONS to our August 100 Club winners!  They are: 1st Prize = Callista Kahonde : 2nd Prize = Annette Wilson : 3rd Prize = Peter Arton-Powell.  Attendance Prize = David Das Neves.

2nd COLLECTION taken up recently for Opus Sancti Petri amounted to R2665,45.  Many thanks.

NEXT CRAFT SOCIAL MEETING will be held on Saturday 30th Sept. at 2pm.

 

MARK YOUR CALENDARS, FOLKS!

Our FOOD FAIR will take place on Saturday 26th August 2017, starting at 5.30pm. (Mass will be cancelled for that evening). Forms for donations will be available this week but we are already looking for volunteers to assist on that night.  Tickets in booklets of R50 each will be on sale after each Mass this weekend. Please contact Cheryl Page on (021) 531 9574 or 083 723 9877.

 

NOTICEBOARD (at the back of the church)

 

MASKED CARNIVAL FUND RAISER – Dinner Dance & Auction for St. Michael’s parish on 25th August at Kelvin Grove Club Ballroom at 7.00pm: Cost R275 p.p. To book or enquire, contact Carol 084 990 0244 or Aidan 082 971 2353.

 

GATHERING of HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS:  Nazareth House, Vredehoek on Saturday 19th August at 9.00am.  Mass at 10.00am. Bring & Share lunch.

 

FEAST of the ASSUMPTION:  Liturgical celebration (no Mass) to intercede for truth and transformation in our country.  Our Lady Help of Christians parish, Lansdowne, on Sunday 20th August at 2.30pm.


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SOUTHERN CROSS Editorial:    Editorial:    100 years Romero.

 * Daswa medal approved by bishop ; * Pregnancy, God and the body image ;

* When to celebrate feast of Assumption ; * The Church’s language problem ;

* The reality of human trafficking in SA ; * Rolheiser: Redemption from suicide.