We are very pleased to announce that Bishop Barber has appointed Fr. Ismael Gutierrez as Pastor of St. Francis of Assisi Parish. We invite you to join us at a special Noon Mass on Sunday May 28th for his installation as our Pastor. We are cancelling the 11:30 am and 1:00 pm Masses so we can celebrate together at the Noon bilingual Mass. A reception will follow Mass in the School Quad area.
Our Confirmation Mass this year for our Teens will be held on Saturday, June 10th at 5:00 PM. Please note the change in this Mass's earlier start time (normally 5:30 PM). Also note that the Mass will be longer than usual.
05-03-2017We say the Rosary each morning at 8:15am just before our 8:30am Mass. All are welcome to come and pray with us. We also have Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament every Monday evening at 7:30pm in the Chapel. During this month of May - Mary’s month - come and join with others. The world does need our prayers. Everyone is invited!
Our next Senior Luncheon is scheduled for Tuesday, June 13th at Noon in the St. Pope John Paul II Center. All seniors are welcome. Come and join other parishioners for a lovely luncheon and companionship!
Food Pantry Activity for the Month of March. An emergency supply of food was given to 99 households (442 individuals). Food Maxx gift cards were given to 35 eligible families. Special Assistance (utility, rent, etc. ) was provided for two families.We have a family who desperately needs a reliable vehicle. Please call Jane (939-5978) if you would like to donate through SVdP.
Most Needed Food Items Every Month: (donation baskets are on the altar stairs) Apple or Grape Juice, Cheerios, Chicken Noodle or Vegetable Soup. Canned Corn, Tuna or Meats, Saltine or Graham Crackers, Cooking Oil, Rice, Dried Pinto Beans, or any non-perishable, non-expired items you wish to donate. We continue to need, and very much appreciate paper grocery bag donations.
Food Pantry Hours: 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. on MONDAY, WEDNESDAY and FRIDAY. Closed on Tuesday and Thursday.
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The Parish is now accepting requests for Fund Raisers for our new AV/Sound System for the Family Center/Gym from your groups for the 2017 Season. If you or your group wants to request an evening or afternoon to host a fund raiser, please call the Parish Office and send in your request to the Attention of the Facility Manager as soon as possible.
Construction is now underway to install a new traffic signal at Oak Grove and Smith Lane. The construction will be ongoing over the next few months on Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 am and 5 pm. Please be careful when entering and exiting our parking lots