Halloween Trunk or Treating

All Are Welcome!Trunk or TreatingFriday, Oct. 25th 6-8PM in the Church Parking Lot Bring at least 250 pieces of candy for the trunk or treaters– Those who don’t have trunks (or cars) can also hand out candy in the church plaza (bring your own lawn chair)– We would love for you to decorate your cars

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Women’s Club Welcome Back Date Change

HOLY SPIRIT WOMEN’S CLUB Welcome Back / Installation of Officers DinnerDate Changed Due to Power Outage “Welcome Back Bingo” Dinner and the Installation of Officers October 23, 2019, at 6:30 pm ADMISSION: $20.00 includes2 bingo cards, dinner and beverageTICKETS SOLD AFTER ALL MASSES:Please no walk-ins

Pastor’s Desk 10.6.19

……from your Pastor’s Desk Couple of Mondays ago was officially the first day of Fall. I love the fall. And as I quietly con-template on what I might write, I watch dappled sunlight shifting through leaves stirred by a warm, soft and gentle breeze. Leaves that are already on the cusp of turning into beautiful

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Pastor’s Desk 9.29.19

……from your Pastor’s Desk St. Francis and the Blessing of Animals As many of you already know, years ago Franciscans served in our Diocese. At one time they covered all of Lake County. And, as some of you also know, I too have a Franciscan background. There is evidence of our Franciscan roots throughout the

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Pastor’s Desk 9.21.19

……from your Pastor’s Desk “You cannot serve both God and mammon.” Jesus’ final words in today’s Gospel Reading—“You cannot serve both God and mammon”—are sometimes falsely interpreted. They’re taken to mean that you cannot have both God and money in your life. In other words, this false interpretation claims that there’s a competition in your

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Pastor’s Desk 8.18.19

……from your Pastor’s Desk Children are our future, and the present too! How quickly the summer has gone by and schools are now back in session. You might have noticed in a recent bulletin that Religious Education classes are set to begin the week of September 15th. And, if you look on the next page

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Is the Holy Spirit calling you?

We are looking for a few aides, catechists, and substitutes for faithformation classes this year. Join our awesome group of Catechists andAides in walking beside our parish children in faith. Please take sometime in prayer to consider your part in the Faith Formation of our parish. We will be offering classes on Sunday morning 9-10

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Pastor’s Desk 8.11.19

……from your Pastor’s Desk “Much will be required of the person entrusted with much….” When Jesus says these words about us, two questions immediately arise. First, what has Jesus entrusted us with? Second, what therefore will be required of us? Each of us, naturally, has been given the gift of life. In our day and

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Senior Transportation

CATHOLIC CHARITIES SENIOR TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM Catholic Charites Senior Transportation Program is a FREE service for senior 60+ living in Santa Rosa. Our dedicated and trained volunteer drivers take seniors to medical appointments, grocery shopping and other similar errands. Medical appointments are given priority. Our program operates Monday through Friday from 8am to 4pm. To schedule

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Pastor’s Desk 7.21.19

……from your Pastor’s Desk DON’T BE ANXIOUS In the prayers we used to use for Mass until a few years back – we prayed each day that we would be “Protected from all Anxiety”. Quite a task. Truly a request only God could answer. Much more than ‘Don’t Worry – Be Happy’ [I must admit

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