Grounded in Faith 3-6-2011


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Preparing for Lent, here are opportunities to pray and grow in our relationship with the Lord.

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Grounded in Faith 3-6-2011

  1. 1. Mission San Luis Rey Parish<br />
  2. 2. Ash Wednesday Schedule<br />Join your family of faith on Ash Wednesday, March 9th6:30 am Mass, Old Mission Church7:30 am Mass, Serra Center11:00 am Mass, Serra Center with OMMS (School)<br />5:30 pm Mass, Serra Center<br />6:00 pm Distribution of Ashes, Old Mission Church (Spanish)7:00 pm Mass, Serra Center (Spanish) <br />
  3. 3. Grounded in Faith<br />Fasting during Lent means eating one main meal and two smaller meals with no in-between snacks. Fasting laws apply to all Catholics from ages 14 to 59 who are in good health. The only fasting days by Church law are Ash Wednesday and Good Friday. <br />
  4. 4. Stations of the Cross Via Crucis<br />St. Francis of Assisi inspiredthis chapel devotion which remembers the final hoursand passion of Jesus. Join us! Fridays at 4:30pmin the Parish Chapel, March 11th, 18th, 25th, April 1th, and 15th<br />
  5. 5. Grounded in Faith<br />Abstinence during Lent meansnot eating meat for the entire day. <br />Abstinence laws apply to all Catholics from ages 14 to 59 who are in good health. <br />The days of Abstinence are Ash Wednesday andall Fridays during Lent.<br />
  6. 6. MulticulturalStations of the Cross<br />Join together as one family of faith on the Mission Grounds April 8th at 6:30pm. After, a simple meal of soup and bread will be served in the Parish Dining Room. <br />
  7. 7. Save the Dates!<br />Lenten Reflections <br />Fr. Dan Lackie, OFM<br />“Wherever your journey takes you, may it always lead to Christ.” Friday, April 1st7pm Serra CenterSaturday, April 2nd9:30am Serra Center<br />
  8. 8. Lenten Reconciliation<br />Join us for Communal Reconciliation<br />Tuesday, March 29th, 7pmSaturday April 9th, 9am<br />(Both in Serra Center)<br />Please note: our Parish will not haveindividual Reconciliation during Lent (from March 12thuntil April 30th). <br />Individual Reconciliation will resume on Saturday, May 7th.<br />
  9. 9. Communal Reconciliation<br />--Additional Opportunities-- <br />St. Mary Star of the Sea, 609 Pier View Way, Oceanside<br />Tuesday, March 15th – 6pm<br />St. Margaret Parish4300 Oceanside Blvd., Oceanside<br />Wednesday, March 16th – 7pm<br />
  10. 10. Diocese of San Diego Annual Catholic Appeal<br />Thank you for those who pledged last weekend. <br />Still praying about your pledge? Please return your pledge card as soon as possible in the collection basket, or pledge online atwww. <br />
  11. 11. Parish Offices Closed<br />Our Parish Offices will be closed on Thursday, March 10th. <br />We will return on Friday, March 11th. <br />
  12. 12. Filipino Community <br />Food Sale Parish Dining Room<br />After 7am Mass – Breakfast Menu Pancakes with sausage or ham, waffles, fruit cups, or oatmeal.<br />After 8am & 10am Mass – Lunch Menu<br />Croissant sandwiches, soup, plates of pancit with eggrolls, rice and meat. Also, an assortment of baked goodies!<br />
  13. 13. MOP Meeting<br />Saturday, March 12, Monthly Project Day  <br />Open to all parishioners! Youth wanted!We can give credit for hours participated. <br />Meet at the School flagpole on the Front Lawn. 8am until noon. Info? Call Lee Bickford @ 760-522-2738 or John Arguello @760-214-3543<br />
  14. 14. Shrimp Boat’s Coming!<br />The First Friday of Lent. <br />Friday, March 11th5 to 8 p.m.<br />in the McKeon Center.<br />All You Can Eat!<br /><ul><li> Shrimp
  15. 15. Salads
  16. 16. Fish
  17. 17. Sides</li></ul>DONATION: Adults: $15. Children 6-12: $10.00<br /> Under 6: Free. Family Pack: $50<br />Tickets available after masses or at the Parish Office<br />
  18. 18. YOUTH MINISTRY <br />BLOOD DRIVE!<br />The American Red Cross Blood Mobile will be here March 13th, 8am to 2pm. Come give blood and help save the lives of three people!<br />Sign ups outside Serra after Sunday Masses<br />
  19. 19. St. Patrick’s Day Mass & Dinner<br />Old Mission Church<br />March 16th 6:30pm <br />After Mass, please bring something to share (appetizer, entrée or dessert) for a Pot Luck Dinner in the Old Mission Dining Room. Drinks will be provided. <br /> <br />
  20. 20. Social Concerns Diaper Drive<br />Diapers of all sizes needed! (especially size 6) Please bring your donations to the Social Concerns Office. <br />Thank you!<br /> <br />
  21. 21. For More Information<br />For the latest news and features, please join us on our parish website:<br /><br />We’re also on Facebook! On Facebook, just typeMission San Luis Rey Parish into “search” to find our page.<br />We are also on “Twitter” at a great week!<br />