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Bulletin for 11-28-2021

Advent is a chance to focus our thoughts on the gift God has given us in his son Jesus who stepped down from Heaven and took the form of a man so that we might believe.

–Fr. Oscar Mendez, OFM

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INSIDE THIS WEEK:

  • Fr. Oscar Mendez explores the hope God offers to our lost and dying world through Jesus.
  • Advent Reconciliation Services
  • Grief: Healing Journey begins November 30th
  • Mental Health offers assistance to those in need
  • Smart TV’s for Religious Education wanted
  • November 30th is Giving Tuesday
  • Watching in Hope for the first week of Advent
  • Late Nite Catechism: Save the Date!
  • 10th Annual Christmas Concert and Singalong
  • Prayer makes all the difference
  • the Immaculate Conception: Holy Day of Obligation
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe
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Bulletin for 11-21-2021

November is Native American Heritage Month and also Black Catholic History Month. I’d like to invite you to learn more about two people who are currently on the path of canonization.

— Fr. Sam Nasada, OFM
Bulletin 11-21-2021

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INSIDE THIS WEEK:

  • Fr. Sam Nasada introduces future Native and African American Saints
  • Thanksgiving Day Mass Schedule
  • Social Outreach Holiday Baskets
  • Grief: Healing Journey Support Group starting
  • Advent Reconciliation Services
  • Knights Christmas Cards & Ornament Sale
  • -Poinsettias donations until Dec. 1st
  • -Financial Update: thank you for your support!
  • -Smart TV Donations sought
  • -Giving Tuesday: consider a special donation to your parish.
  • -Vaccines available at the Mission
  • -Late Nite Catechism: Save the Date!
  • -10th Annual Christmas Concert & Sing-a-long
  • -Prayer makes all the difference
  • -Thank you for the gift of our new Monstrance
  • -Is God calling you to be a Franciscan?
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Latest News for 11-21-2021

Helping Hand

The Latest News

  • One of our Parish Fundraising Groups is hosting a food sale Sunday, November 21, after 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. Please stop by after Mass, they have tamales, corn on the cob, and hot chocolate.
  • You are invited to stop by the Welcome Table after Mass for information to register as a new parishioner as well as explore opportunities to join any of our ministries.
  • On Tuesday, the 23rd, construction will take place in the housing development next door, closing Parish Way. If you are coming to the Parish Office or picking up a Thanksgiving Basket, please follow the detour and use Academy Road to come through the back gate.
  • This coming Thursday is our Thanksgiving Day Mass at 9:30 a.m. in the Serra Center. There will be no other Masses on this day. Please bring a non-perishable food item to offer for those in need. We ask that you keep items with you until the offertory when the priest will ask you to bring them up to the altar. Remember that items should not be expired or opened.
  • Due to the holiday weekend, we will not have Saturday Reconciliation on November 27th. Also, our Advent Communal Reconciliation Services will be on Tuesday, November 30th. The first is at 1:00 p.m. in the Serra Center and then another in the evening at 6:30 p.m. in the Serra Center, please see the bulletin for more details.
  • The Parish Office will be closed from Thursday, the 25th, through Saturday, the 27th. Office hours resume on Tuesday, November 30th.
  • We would like to thank all those who donated for a new monstrance to be used in our Serra Center. We are happy to announce that we met our goal. Thank you for your generosity.
  • If you or someone you know is in need of a Thanksgiving Food Basket, please see the information in the bulletin regarding the process to receive one. We greatly appreciate your donations for our Thanksgiving Food Baskets. Click here for a link to donate.

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Social Outreach: Our Social Outreach Department is in need of donations. Click here for a wish list of items and our amazon wishlist link; we appreciate your support.

Latest News for 11-14-2021

Helping Hand

The Latest News / Las últimas noticias

  • At the 8 am and 10 am Masses this weekend, Religious Education is having a food sale today of donuts, coffee, and pozole. Proceeds will fund the further education of our catechists. Thank you for your support.
  • Next weekend we will have a second collection for National Needs, which aids Mission work, Catholic Communication and Human Development Campaigns, and the Catholic University of America. Thank you for your generosity.
  • If you or someone you know is in need of a Thanksgiving Food Basket, please see the information in the bulletin regarding the process to receive one. We greatly appreciate your donations for our Thanksgiving Food Baskets. Click here for a link to donate.
  • Beginning this Tuesday, the 16th, and every Tuesday thereafter, COVID testing, vaccines, and boosters will be offered in front of the Mission Church from 9 AM to 3:30 PM.
  • Join us on Thursday, November 18th at 7 pm in the Parish Dining Room for the Cultural Diversity Ministry’s Friendship Café. This month’s topic will be Our Lady of Guadalupe, Patroness of the Americas.
  •  Sign up online today for our 3-Session Advent Soup and Study, with Br. Salvador Mejia, OFM, presenting “The Guadalupean Event, an Apocalypse or Genesis of the New World.” The study begins on Monday, November 22nd in Saint Francis Hall.  The RSVP deadline is Tuesday, November 16th.  Signups are available now in the Parish Office or outside mass at the Welcome Table.  Or, click here to RSVP online.

Social Outreach: Our Social Outreach Department is in need of donations. Click here for a wish list of items and our amazon wishlist link; we appreciate your support.

Bulletin for 11-14-2021

Let’s try to live always doing God’s will, living in grace and holiness, and everything will be fine, because only God knows the moment and the hour when everything will come to an end.

— Fr. Alberto Villafan, OFM

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Latest News for 11-07-2021

Helping Hand

You Are Invited... The Pastoral Council is in the process of looking for new members. This council works closely with the Pastoral Staff to develop and implement plans that serve to enrich and strengthen the faith of our Parish Community. If you are interested, stop by their table outside of Mass for more information..

Thanksgiving Baskets… Attached to this weekend’s bulletin you’ll find an envelope to use for donations to our Social Outreach Thanksgiving Food Baskets. We greatly appreciate your generosity to help less fortunate families during these upcoming holidays. You can also click this link to donate. Please put THANKSGIVING BASKET in the subject line.

Soup and Study…We will have a three-session Advent Soup and Study, with Br. Salvador Mejia, OFM, presenting “The Guadalupean Event, an Apocalypse or Genesis of the New World.” The study begins on Monday, November 22nd in Saint Francis Hall. The RSVP deadline is Tuesday, November 16th.    To RSVP online, click here. You can also email the parish office at office@sanluisreyparish.org, call the office at 760-757-3250, drop by during office hours, or signup after 8 AM & 10 AM Mass outside at the Welcome Table.

Social Outreach: Our Social Outreach Department is in need of donations. Click here for a wish list of items and our amazon wishlist link; we appreciate your support.

Bulletin for 11-07-2021

They put their trust in God shouting with their actions that His presence in their lives was infinitely more important than anything they owned, even more important than everything they owned.

— Fr. Oscar Mendez, OFM

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INSIDE THIS WEEK:

  • Fr. Oscar invites us to humbly place our trust in God.
  • Give to our Social Outreach Holiday Baskets
  • Late Nite Catechism: Save the Date!
  • Pastoral Council is looking for new members
  • Cultural Diversity invites you to a Friendship Cafe
  • Welcome our new Facilities Manager
  • Support the Knights of Columbus Christmas Card Sale
  • Pray for our Synodal Church
  • Pray for Vocation Awareness Week November 7-13, 2021
  • Join us for our Advent Soup and Study
  • Mission San Luis Rey is looking for help
  • IRA Required Minimum Distribution Reminder
  • Honor a loved one with a Poinsettias plant in our worship spaces
  • Prayer makes all the difference
  • Nourishment for your soul
  • Thank you Veterans
  • Late Nite Catechism 3 is coming soon!
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Latest News for 10-31-2021

All Saints Day

  1. The schedule of Mass times for the celebrations of All Saints and All Souls can be found on the back page of this weekend’s bulletin. Please note, the 8 AM morning Mass on Monday, November 1st, and on Tuesday, November 2nd, will be in the Serra Center.
  2. Envelopes for All Souls will be available beginning Tuesday, November 2nd. These envelopes will be placed on the altar during Masses in November to remember your loved ones.
  1. The Cultural Diversity Ministry wishes to invite you to participate in Día de los Muertos, which honors and remembers our deceased loved ones. You may do so by placing a picture of a loved one on the Cultural Diversity Ministry altar, found in front of the Serra Center.

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  1. All altar servers, and youth interesting in becoming an altar server, you are invited to a dinner with festivities on Friday, November 5th, at 6:30 p.m. in the St. Francis Hall.
  2. Daylight Savings Time ends this Sunday, November 7th. Don’t forget to turn your clocks back on Saturday night.
  3. The Pastoral Council is in the process of looking for new members. Next weekend members of the Pastoral Council will be accepting sign-ups after select Masses ahead of the upcoming discernment meeting. Please see the announcement in the bulletin for more information.

Social Outreach: Our Social Outreach Department is in need of donations. Click here for a wish list of items and our amazon wishlist link; we appreciate your support.

Bulletin for 10-31-2021

Let us prepare our hearts to listen carefully to others and help us to discern the action of the Holy Spirit throughout the world, and let us pray together for the success of this synod.

— Fr. Sam Nasada, OFM
Bulletin for 10-31-21

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INSIDE THIS WEEK:

  • -Fr. Sam Nasada introduces us to the Universal Church Synod of 2021-2023
  • -Loretto House food pantry news
  • -Christianity in the Philippines
  • -Stock donation reminder
  • -Knights Christmas Cards & Ornament Sale
  • -the Hacienda at Mission San Luis Rey
  • -Retreat Center news
  • -Nourishment for your soul
  • -Feast of All Saints & All Souls
  • -Late Nite Catechism: Save the Date!
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Bulletin for 10-24-2021

Let us put aside self-reliance, pride, and arrogance, and approach Jesus with a simple, humble and contrite heart. Let’s open our hearts so that Jesus can enter our lives to be with us at all times.

–Fr. Alberto Villafan, OFM

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INSIDE THIS WEEK:

  • -Fr. Alberto writes about how to prevent spiritual blindness.
  • -Thinking about joining our Pastoral Council?
  • -Join our Ministers to the Sick & Homebound
  • -Pantry Donations Needed. Social Outreach Volunteers Needed.
  • -Daylight Savings Time ends Sunday, November 7th
  • -Walkthrough the Mass Week Three: Liturgy of the Eucharist
  • -Discover the Hacienda at Mission San Luis Rey
  • -Respect Life Month
  • -Job Openings at the Mission
  • -Prayer makes all the difference.
  • -World Mission Sunday
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