I am pleased to provide you with the September issue of "Partners in Faith," the first of the 2014-215 RE school year. Our emphasis this year will be on helping families to put prayer, Sacraments and catechesis at the center of family life. Thank you for letting us participate in your children's faith formation!
This page has a list of recently published news and announcements.
On September 13 and 14, our priests will talk about the importance of sharing time and talent with OLPH parish. We ask you to prayerfully consider making a personal commitment to acts of service.
If you found yourself away this summer, now is the time to get reacquainted. Our parish is our primary faith community, where we build relationships based on our shared values and sacramental life, and September is a wonderful time to come “home” to OLPH.
During September:... Read More...
Ministers of Care bring Holy Communion to parishioners who are homebound, living in nursing homes, or in the hospital. They share with them the word of God in scripture, pray with them for the Church and the world, and offer them companionship. Through the Ministry of Care we are able to keep long-time parishioners of OLPH connected and active in our faith community.
The work of the Ministry of Care is open to all members of our parish community, and a basic training course for new... Read More...
Recently, three adults and seventeen teens from OLPH joined with twenty other participants on a week-long mission trip to the Central Highlands of Guatemala to visit an orphanage home operated by Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos (NPH), which is Spanish for Our Little Brothers and Sisters. The trip included excursions to the former Spanish colonial capital of Antigua Guatemala and to Lake Atitlán, widely recognized as the most beautiful lake in the world.
While on the trip, participants... Read More...
Instrumentalists and Singers of All Ages are Needed
Now is a great time to join one of the choirs and help continue to build the Music Ministry at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church. All our ensembles have openings, and rehearsals begin in September.
Our new website went live on Wednesday Aug. 27, 2014. We invite you to poke around and let us know what you think. We're still working out some of the bugs, so please report anything that looks incorrect or is not working as expected.