Christmas Mass Schedule
Christmas Masses will be December 24 at 10 a.m. and Midnight (12 a.m.), and December 25 at 10 a.m.
New Year's Mass Schedule
There will be a regular 10 a.m. Mass next Sunday, December 31 as well as a special New Year Mass at midnight. New Year’s Morning mass will be at 10 a.m. Monday, January 1.
Monday/Wednesday Prayer/Study Groups
There will be no evening spiritual activity Monday December 25, nor Bible Study Group Wednesday, December 27. Monday evening activities resume January 1, while Bible Study will resume Wednesday, January 10.
CCE and RCIA classes will resume Sunday, January 7 at 8:30 a.m.
Adoration: Fridays with Jesus
Eucharistic Adoration is all day every Friday, starting with Mass at 7 a.m. and ending with the close of Holy Hour at 7 p.m. Come spend time with our Lord. Get so in tune with Him, that you won’t believe how time flies. Please sign up in the Church entry for 30 minutes or more of adoration, so that Jesus is never alone inside our Church. Father Bart is challenging all of us to come spend time with Our Lord, especially during this Advent Season.
KPC Sunday Missal Sales
Buy Your 2018 Sunday Missal The Knights of St. Peter Claver will be selling 2018 St. Joseph Sunday Missals after mass for $6.00.
Annual Diocesan Appeal Continues
Thank you for your continued prayers for and donations to theAnnual Diocesan Appeal. Thanks to you our parish has pledged $5224.95 from 95 families so far. We are striving for 100 percent participation by June 30th. We're just past 2/3 of our goal. You can text ADA to 91999 or complete one of the commitment cards located in the pew or at the back of the church.
National Black Catholic Women's Gathering
Grace-Filled Black Catholic Women: Standing on the Promise. 4th National Black Catholic Women's gathering, Friday, July 27 -Sunday. July 29 in New Orleans, at the New Orleans Marriott Hotel, 829 Convention Center Blvd. Sponsored by the National Black Sister's Conference. Call 1-800-305-6342 for hotel reservations. Room Rate is $139.00 plus tax per night. Registration fee for NBSC Members and Associates - $200 per person, and Non-members $260 per person. For more information contact: NBSC Office at 202-529-9250 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Diocesan Youth Art Contest
The Diocese of Fort Worth is having a Christmas Art Contest, for Kindergarten through 8th grade. Themes and specifications are located at the back of the church. Entries will be accepted now through January 31. You may deliver or mail them to Missionary Childhood Association Art Contest, c/o Pontifical Missions Diocese Of Fort Worth, 800 West Loop 820 S., Fort Worth, Texas 76108. For more info, call Monica Rolling at 817-945-9357 or Father Craig at 817-945-9365.
Parish Pictorial Directory
Would you like a free parish directory and an 8X10 color family portrait? Lifetouch will be here Friday, January 5 - Sunday. January 7 to take portraits of you or your family. So, if you haven't already signed up for your photograph, please sign up after mass in the church office or call to set up an appointment. The Directory will not be the same without you. The entire photo appointment takes less than an hour, including viewing. You can immediately select your portrait electronically from a variety of poses, and additional portraits are available for purchase. For every family participating, Lifetouch will contribute $5 back to our church. Also, each ministry that wants to be included in the directory—I will need your personal group pictures by 1:30 p.m. Friday, January 12. To make is a successful event, we need volunteers to help set appointments after mass for next weekend. Volunteers are also needed to make phone calls, and to help the days of the portraits as hostesses. However you can help is deeply appreciated, even if it's 30 minutes. Thanks in advance from Lydia, OMM Secretary.