St. Pius X News & Sunday Bulletin
On this page:
- Everett 40 Days for Life Campaign
- Faith Formation, Youth Group, and Confirmation registration
- Ladies Guild Holiday Bazaar
- RCIA begins in September
- Symbolon: The Catholic Faith Explained, Part II with Deacon John Amlag
- Theology on Tap for young adults
- Adult Faith Formation program at St. Pius X this fall
- St. Pius X Youth groups need volunteers
- St. Vincent de Paul looking for a volunteer with a truck
- Lazarus Day Center needs sandwich ingredients
- Pray with the Blessed Sacrament in our Perpetual Adoration chapel
- Find us on Facebook for events, pictures and notes from Father Cal!
- Business owners can support St. Pius X with advertising
There will be a potluck on September 19 to kickoff the Everett 40 Days for Life Campaign. Sign up online to be part of a peaceful prayer vigil and outreach to Stand Up For Life from September 24 to November 2. Free registration to sign up for an hour on any of the 40 days.
Registration for Grades 1 - 5 Faith Formation, Middle & Sr. High Youth Groups, and Confirmation has begun. Please see our Faith Formation page for the requirements and registration form. More information about Middle & Sr. High meetings and dates may be found on Youth Ministry.
The Ladies Guild Holiday Bazaar is back! Mark your calendars for November 8 & 9, 2014 to shop for hand-crafted items, bake sale, used book sale, raffles, cafe, and get into the holiday spirit! More information will be upcoming on Facebook and in the Sunday bulletin.
RCIA Starts in September! Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults meetings will be on Sundays at 9:00 am to 10:30 am in the Fireside Room of the parish office building. Invite someone to become Catholic, or a Catholic who needs to complete their Sacraments. Contact us if you would like to serve in RCIA Ministry. Contact Deacon John Amlag at (425) 775-7545.
SYMBOLON Part II: The Catholic Faith Explained All are welcome to Tuesday night meetings in the Fireside Room, June 24 to September 30 from 7:00 to 8:30 pm with Deacon John Amlag. The Symbolon series is a compelling presentation of the Catholic faith. Through beautifully crafted teaching and state-of-the art video, author and speaker Dr. Edward Sri leads a team of dynamic teachers who provide a clear and comprehensive understanding of what the Catholic Church teaches and how to live it. This is a great introduction to Catholicism for anyone considering RCIA, or those who just want to learn more about the Catholic Faith.
Young adults age 21 to 39 are invited to Mass at Blessed Sacrament followed by Theology on Tap at Finn MacCool's on Wednesday evenings. For details see the Archdiocese of Seattle Young Adult facebook page.
The Foundations of Our Catholic Faith is an Archdiocesan basic Adult Faith Formation program. Fr. Cal Christensen will be teaching one of the seven classes being offered here at St. Pius X. Deepen your knowledge and understanding of our faith by joining us for one or all of the following in the Social Hall on Sundays, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
October 12: God’s Call & Our Response
October 19: Introduction to the Bible & Tradition
November 9: The Pentateuch
To Register, Please go to: www.seattlearchdiocese.org/CFF/CCP/classes. Fee: $25/per person
Our St. Vincent de Paul volunteers are looking for someone with a truck to help deliver furniture or beds to clients in our parish area. This would free up the delivery charge of $50 to be used on other necessities. If you have a truck and don't mind spending a little time & gas money to help a worthy cause, please contact the parish office. Thank you to everyone for your continual financial support and donations of non-perishable foods to the pantry.
We also have a mission to help homeless seniors in downtown Seattle with meals and necessities. The Catholic Community Services' Lazarus Day Center provides 2 meals a day and other services such as showers and laundry. We have been making and delivering sandwiches on the First Friday of the month for years. Recently a slight change has been made to the program. Lazarus now has volunteers to make sandwiches and would like us to donate the sandwich makings: bread, lunch meat & cheese, etc. They are also in need of travel-size personal care items. If you would like to donate something, please bring it to the Social Hall before the 8:00 am Mass on the FIRST FRIDAY of each month. Your contributions are appreciated.
St. Pius X is a Perpetual Adoration church. Please feel free to stop by any time to adore our Lord in the Blessed Sacrament. The chapel is a quiet place of silent prayer and meditation. We are in need of a few committed Adorers in the Adoration Chapel. Please see the Sunday Bulletin for more information.
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