Fr Joe writes: Loosening Up Have you ever noticed that the harder you try to get rid of a fault the more it seems to stay with you? There might be a simple solution to the problem. Just loosen up and don’t try so hard. That may seem like a bogus solution, but consider… Read more
Parish Evangelisation Plan
We commit ourselves as a community to place the Gospel at the centre of all that we do, and to make explicit this Gospel wherever possible.
We commit ourselves in each group of our parish to reflect on this mission and to renew what we do in light of it.
We commit ourselves individually to participate in this mission, allowing the Gospel to penetrate our own hearts, and to live so as to be heralds of Jesus and his Gospel to others.
In today’s first reading, Joshua challenges the people to decide whom they will serve. Recalling God’s faithfulness to them and to their ancestors, the people declare, “We also will serve the Lord, for He is our God.” May we, too, be mindful of God’s gifts to us and renew our commitment to serve Him with… Read more
The Bridge: Join us for our forth formative session for this year where we discuss how our faith affects us in our everyday lives. We are meeting in the church hall on the 4th September to discuss charity. Contact Persia on 0424 802 848 for more information.
Next Social event! Get out those dancing shoes and be ready to come to the Whitfords Catholic School Hall to celebrate Fr Joe’s birthday on October 23rd, the Parish Social Dance. Please mark you Diary, Calendar and anywhere to remind you. ‘Elvis’ will be there! Contact Jo 94032763.
Winners of the Monster Raffle: Most prizes were collected on the night of the Concert, other winners have received a phone call, prizes are now in the office to be collected. Thank you to all Donors and parishioners of OLM who made this a Great Raffle. Congratulations to all prize winners. The table for 10… Read more
Creative Liturgy: We are looking for a new coordinator. If you are interested please let Fr Joe know. He is very desperate looking for someone to help in this ministry. We would like to take this opportunity to thanks Stephen Seow for his amazing commitment over the last 12 years in helping our parish with… Read more
Glory Be Cafe Rosters are well and truly due for renewal, to all volunteer cooks and those who help Joy and Alan on the Sunday, please let me know ASAP if you are happy to stay on the roster and Yes we need new volunteers, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. To those who do not… Read more
If you are suffering any kind of sickness, physical, emotional or spiritual, please do come to receive the Sacrament of Healing of the Sick. All others are welcome to join in prayer for God’s healing power to be bestowed on our loved ones who are not well.