Church Announcements – 19/08/2018

1. Next Sunday’s mass co-ordination by the Zone 7. Saturday evening mass is in Konkani.
2. Communion to the sick and homebound will be brought on Monday (20/08/18) in Zones IV-VI and on Tuesday (21/08/18) in Zones VII-IX.
3. Our Altar servers will be participating in a fishing contest today Sunday the 19th August, 2018 after the catechism class from 11.30 am to 1.30 pm. Altar servers are reminded to carry their fishing equipments & water. Parents are invited too.
4. Novenas in preparation for the feast of the Nativity of our Lady begin on 30th August. Those who wish to offer flowers or contribute towards daily sweets to the children and cake on the feast day may give the same to the parish priest or at the church office. Masses are available for the novena days.
5. The Parish youth in collaboration with CFCI youth of the Porvorim chapter are holding an evening of fun and fellowship to celebrate friendship day, today the 19th August.
6. Novenas in preparation for the feast of the Holy Cross at the Holy Cross Chapel begin on September 5, 2018. With the aim of fund raising for the Chapel, a special collection will be made at all the masses next Saturday/Sunday (August 25th & 26th) after communion.
7. Golden years Association Fellowship Meeting on Wednesday 22nd August in the church hall at 5.00 pm.
8. Donation received for the church during the last week is as follows: Andrew Alfonso Rs 500=00.
9. Next Sunday is ‘Breakfast Sunday’. Breakfast will be served at nominal rates after the morning masses by the Charismatic Renewal Group.
10. Kurias Earth is holding a free Ayurvedic Medical Camp on 26th August 2018 from 6.30 am to 12.30 pm at the church premises.

Fr. Caetano Fernandes
Parish Priest