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SUNDAY CATHOLIC SERVICE 10:30 am.
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"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.

Our Mission

 

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.

Weddings

 

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).

Worship & Services
Sunday 10:30 am. Mass:

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Thanksgiving Mass 10:30 am. Sunday November 20th 

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First Sunday of Advent Mass.

and anointing of the sick November 27th 10:30 am.

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Homecoming Mass with Free Luncheon for Congregation. December 11th, 10:30 am.

We continue to meet via zoom and in person. Please call the church office for zoom meeting information.

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All Are Welcome To Come And Share Along With Us

The Holy Eucharist

 

In Christ's Love & Peace

REACH OUT TO THOSE IN NEED

The Interfaith Food Pantry is now open to clients Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.  The hours of operation will continue to be 9:30 am - 1:00.  pm

DONATIONS

If you wish to donate to the IFP, here is a list of items that are needed at this time.

Cereal needed.

Soup (not broth), Ramen Noodles, Tuna (cans), Meat (stew, Spam, ham, chicken, etc.), Fruit (cans), Vegetables (cans), Pork & Beans (Baked Beans), Instant Oatmeal (indiv. pkgs), Breakfast Bars, Chef Boyardee, Manwich, Hash, Chili Spaghetti or Pasta (boxes), Spaghetti Sauce (Pasta Sauce), Pudding & Jello (small boxes), Peanut Butter Jelly/Jam (no glass), White Potatoes (cans or pkgs), Coffee-ground (no K-cups or flavors), Plain White Rice (not Minute), Mac & Cheese, Cereal (boxes), Black Beans, Misc. Beans (not dry), Tomatoes (Diced, Sauce, Paste), Tea Bags (not Family Size or Iced Tea), Crackers (in sleeves) Brownie Mix, Stuffing, Gravy (cans).

Not needed: Snacks, Candy, Beverages (no juice, soda, etc)

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Thank You and God's Blessings! 

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Church Council Meeting

 Saturday, 

       December 10, 2022,                at 10:00 am; via zoom.            If you're interested in joining, please contact

John O. Grady 

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St. Francis Social After Mass

WELCOME BACK!

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To our Church Social gatherings after Sunday Mass 

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Masks and social distancing are encouraged during worship in the Chapel

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Hope To See You Soon

 

ALL ARE WELCOME

At Saint Francis

Ecumenical Catholic Communion

Start by doing what is necessary, then do what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible

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December 4, 2022

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The Second Sunday Of Advent  
John preaches repentance and baptizes in the Jordan region

First Reading: Baruch 5:1-9.         Second Reading: Philippians 1:4-6,8-11.       Gospel: Luke 3:1-6.

Each of our choices has consequences. Sometimes our choice to do one thing leads us to other choices that we didn't see at first. In today's Gospel (Luke 3:1-6), we hear about the appearance of John the Baptist preparing the way for Jesus. Let's listen carefully to this Gospel to see what choices this Gospel invites us to make.

What choice did John the Baptist make? (He chose to prepare the way of the Lord). What choice did John the Baptist want others to make? (To repent and be baptized; to change their lives; to prepare the way of the Lord). John's choice to prepare the way of the Lord started what might be described as a chain reaction, as others also chose to prepare the way of the Lord through their baptism and repentance.

My brothers and sisters, we too can be people who prepare the way of the Lord through our good choices and by our repentance when we may fail to make good choices. The season of Advent is a time when we need to focus on making good choices so that we also have made ourselves ready to receive Jesus when he comes.

Let us pray; that we will be people whose good choices also help prepare the way of the Lord and invite others to do the same.

                                                                     

 

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