SUNDAY CATHOLIC SERVICE 10:30 am.
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We are meeting over the internet for Mass on Sunday.
Zoom Meeting info
Meeting ID: 341 761 464
WE HAVE MOVED....
We are now located at
12505 Starkey Road Unit G
We will be continuing to meet
online via ZOOM until
ALL ARE WELCOME
Welcome to St. Francis Ecumenical Catholic Church where ALL ARE WELCOME! Come join us in worship and celebrate our Catholic, Christian identity with the seven Sacraments. We are truly "INCLUSIVE" and hope that our website highlights the wide variety of worship, fellowship and service opportunities available. Please feel free to read more about our church on this site, or come in for a visit. We would love to greet you and share with you our love for Jesus Christ and for you, our neighbor.
We believe that the door to salvation is always open to everyone and so are the doors to our church.
To live by FAITH, be known by LOVE, and be a voice of HOPE in order to give ourselves in service and better the lives of others.
St. Francis offers "ALL Loving Couples" the traditional Catholic Sacrament and setting for your most sacred celebration. Noninclusive circumstances, that are so denied by other churches may prevent couples from celebrating a true catholic marriage ceremony; we here, warmly welcome "All" at Saint Francis, to include also the: divorced, same sex, (LGBTQ).
Sunday Morning Mass 10:30 am
** meeting over Zoom **
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In Christ's Love & Peace
REACH OUT TO THOSE IN NEED
The Interfaith Food Pantry will remain closed until further notice. Our goal at the Interfaith Food Pantry has always been “… to provide food for needy families …”, & we know that you share our belief in this objective. God has answered our prayers! We have decided (with the approval of our Board President, Ron Stone) to partner with Good Samaritan to supply them with some of the foods they need which we are not using at this time. We are confident that there are sufficient funds in our treasury to re-stock our pantry when this crisis has passed.
We will continue to keep you updated. Please pray that this COVID-19 virus will soon come to an end! Thanks.
Thank You and God's Blessings!
April 1 - April 15
Lenten Prayer & Study Group
The group will meet on Wednesday evenings from 2/26-4/15, from 7-8 pm. We are meeting over Zoom due to the COVID-19 warnings. Email invitations will be sent out with Zoom meeting instructions. See Debbie F. for more information.
April 4, Saturday
The RICA program is on hold until after the Covid-19 warnings are lifted and the group can meet again face to face. See Fr. Pat for more info.
April 4, Saturday
Church Council Meeting
Our March Council meeting was rescheduled for this Saturday and it will held from 10AM-12:00 noon via Zoom. All are welcome to attend. If you would like to attend the meeting, please let us know and we will send you a Zoom invitation.
Hope To See You Soon
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Ecumenical Catholic Communion
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Fifth Sunday of Lent (A)
“Jesus raises Lazarus from the dead.”
Today’s Gospel reading recounts another sign, or miracle, found in John’s Gospel, the raising of Lazarus. As our catechumens move closer to the celebration of their Baptisms at the Triduum, today’s reading invites us to reflect upon what it means to call Jesus the Resurrection and the life.
What is it that happened in this Sunday’s Gospel that seems too good to be true? (Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead.) How did people react to this miracle? (Many people began to believe in him.) In this Gospel we are invited to believe more deeply in Jesus. When Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead, he showed his power over death. We believe that by Jesus’ death and Resurrection, he conquered death and won eternal life for us. Our faith tells us that those who are like Martha and Mary… people who believe that Jesus is the Resurrection and the life… will find eternal life. Brothers and sisters let us pray together that we will share Martha and Mary’s faith that Jesus is the Resurrection and the life.
Deacon Michael Maurice, Worship and Religious Education Ministry Saint Francis Ecumenical Catholic Church (Year A, 3/29/2020)