Vacation Bible School: July 24-28!
Pull out your bible, sun bonnet and gold mining pan!
It’s time for SonCreek Junction Vacation Bible School.
Find out how the early church prays, about Saul and Ananias, Peter and Cornelius, and how Paul tells others the Good News. Set in the old west town of SonCreek Junction, children (and adults alike) will discover how they can be a living part of a community like in the book of Acts that is very real and exciting – the family of God.
Children entering 1st – 6th grades will enjoy 5 days of skits, bible stories, songs, crafts, snacks from the chuck wagon, and a plain o’l rootin’ tootin’ good time.
Registrations are only $20.00 for the week or $5.00 per day if you cannot spend the whole week at SonCreek Junction. Come by the Parish Office to fill out a registration form or call 527-1351 to leave a message for Tommy Wilson. If you are interested in helping call the office as well. So check your calendar and mark it for SonCreek Junction July 24- 28 from 9:00 A.M. – Noon. See ya there, partner!
Registrations for the new cycle of sessions for the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults are now being accepted. If you know of any adult who might be interested in inquiring about the Catholic Faith for Baptism, or completing their full initiation (Confirmation and Eucharist), please call the parish office, 527-1351. A $30 fee is due at the time of registration. Sessions will begin August 17!
Reboot! Live! Is the fun, inspiring and practical experience of applying the beauty and genius of the Gospel to every aspect of your life. From prayer and spirituality, to work, dating, marriage, parenting, health. Tickets are on sale now via this link (click here). Come and be energized by Chris Stefanick at this wonderful evening on Thursday, September 28th, 7- 9:30 PM at Our Divine Savior Church in Chico!
Archbishop Charles J. Chaput (Philadelphia) has called Chris Stefanick “one of the most engaging young defenders of the Christian faith on the scene today.” Chris speaks to over 50,000 teens, young adults, and parents every year.
Most Precious Blood Parish in Windsor, ON created this video welcoming ARISE Together in Christ to their parish. They discuss the importance of Small Christian Communities and praying together. (Click on video to play.)
At the invitation of Bishop Soto, Sacred Heart Parish is beginning ARISE Together in Christ. This is a three year parish-centered process of spiritual renewal and evangelization. ARISE will begin in our parish in October, 2017 with small group meetings for 6 weeks. There will be a a "sign-up Sunday" after Masses on a set weekend in September. Please keep an eye out for further information at this website and in the weekly bulletin as we get closer to the end of summer.
Annual Catholic Appeal 2017 Year To Date:
Thank you to those who have already made a gift to the 2017 Annual Catholic Appeal. As of June 2017, 102 Sacred Heart parishioners have participated in the 2017 Appeal at our parish, totaling $25,241 in gifts and pledges. If you have not yet made a donation, it’s not too late. Prayerfully consider a gift. No contribution, no act of charity is ever too small or insignificant. You may donate online. Don’t forget, 25% of what you give is returned to the parish. This year the funds will be used for social service ministries.
Use these links to connect with the resources of the Diocese of Sacramento and the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops: