New Church Update New Church Building Committee Finalizing Architect, Contractor and Loan Building Committee Report 11/2/2017 The Building Committee is still hard at work moving the St. Charles New Church Building Project along and keeping on pace for a late 2019 opening. A request for quotes went out to several local contractors to bid on…Details
Braille materials available for visually impaired With an existing catalog of over 1400 Braille and audio titles, Xavier Society for the blind provides inspirational, spiritual, and religious reading materials in Braille, audio and/or large print for the blind and visually impaired community of faithful, free of charge including: monthly readings, prayers and responses for the…Details
Cabrillo Civics Club Scholarship The Cabrillo Civics Club is now accepting scholarship applications from High School seniors who are: Portuguese Decent U.S citizen or Permanent Resident 3.50 GPA or Higher Applications can be picked up at the Tulare County High School Counseling offices or online at www.cabrillocivicsclub.org, the deadline is March 15th, 2018. For…Details
George McCann Tamale Sale George McCann is having a Tamale fundraiser. All orders must be received by November 27th. Pick up will be on December 2nd, from 11am to 2 pm at the Parish Hall, 506 N. Garden. It is $15 per order of a dozen Tamales(pork only). To place an order call 559-471-0136 or email…Details
Sanctuary Flower Dedications SANCTUARY FLOWER DEDICATIONS There are lots of “open” dates for Sanctuary Flower Dedications at St. Mary’s, Holy Family and St. Charles. It is always fitting to have Sanctuary flowers on the weekend and this is a wonderful way to remember our beloved deceased as well as to commemorate the joyous milestones in…Details
Thank you for Support Thank You for supporting Special Olympics! Knights of Columbus Visalia Council 2268 wishes to thank GSCP Parishioners who supported our Pancake Breakfast for the campaign benefit persons with intellectual disabilities and Special Olympics. The KOC Council absorbed all expenses so all receipts would benefit the campaign. As a result $300 will…Details
Bulletin: November 12, 2017 Thirty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time In Jesus’ parable of the ten bridesmaids, only the bridesmaids who brought oil with them had enough to light their lamps. By being prepared, they were welcomed into the wedding feast, while the unprepared ones found the door locked on their return. We may hear Jesus’ parable of…Details
Thanksgiving Turkey Drive Begins! TURKEY TIME: Our Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Drive is Now Open! At the Bethlehem Center we believe no person should be hungry on Thanksgiving Day. Help us make sure every child, person and family has a meal on their dinner table this Thanksgiving by participating in our annual Thanksgiving Turkey Drive. We…Details
ARS and Our Churches ARS and Our Churches Altar & Rosary Society (ARS) invites adult parishioners to prayerfully consider membership in our service and prayer ministry. Small rotating teams of faithful members spend one hour on Saturday mornings lightly cleaning St. Mary’s sanctuary, sacristies, holy water fonts, and other designated areas. ARS offers many opportunities…Details
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