Fall: The Perfect Season for a Recommitment to Stewardship

Summer’s end brings with it nostalgia for carefree days, long nights, lazy weekend afternoons, reunions with families, and summer road trips. But in our parishes, autumn brings a burst of new life that makes September and October feel almost like spring. Why? For the Christian steward, fall brings a renewed sense of commitment. Literally, many […]

Bingo Continuing During Renovation

Great news! The St. Francis Hall is starting renovations. That means Mission Bingo will continue at a temporary location during construction. Beginning Saturday, September 21st, bingo will be held at the Oceanside Elks Lodge, 444 Country Club Lane, Oceanside, CA 92054. Bingo sessions will be the same days on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Bingo will start […]

New Opportunities to Serve

The Music Ministry seeks talented musicians and singers to participate in our weekly Masses, Prayer Services and Festive Days. Be ready to Praise the Lord! Call Kerey Quaid, Director of Music, at 760-547-0709 or email musicdirector@sanluisreyparish.org EVENING WITH THE FRIARS Join us in planning “Evening With the Friars,” a joy-filled November evening that includes a […]

What’s Extraordinary About Being a Eucharistic Minister?

What is truly extraordinary in the experience of being a Eucharistic Minister is the ability to take the Body of Christ, truly present in every consecrated Host or cup of consecrated wine, in hand, and reverently assist the clergy in the distribution of the Most Blessed Sacrament. It is not a casual ministry. The demeanor, […]

Farewell Hanz and Veronica!

Potluck Reception, April 24th at 6:30 p.m. St. Francis Hall It is always sad for us to say goodbye to parishioners but it is especially hard when those leaving us have been at the core of our parish life! That’s the way it is for us now as Hanz and Veronica Jaime move to Philadelphia […]

Multicultural Stations of the Cross

On Friday, April 12th at 6:00 p.m. in front of the Mission, please join the Culture & Diversity Council for the 2019 Multi‐Cultural Stations of the Cross. The entire route is a mile and concludes with a brief reflection in the Serra Center. The Stations will be presented by various parish ministries: 1. Jesus is […]

Parish Finance Council: New Members Needed!

The Parish Finance Council is in need of a few new members. The Diocese qualifications for prospective members are to be outstanding of moral integrity, actively involved in the life of the Parish, capable of evaluating financial choices with an ecclesial spirit, and expert in civil law or finance, as testified by their professional qualifications […]

Liturgical Ministry Fair / Feria de Corresponsabilidad

This weekend (after 8 am, 10 am, 12 noon Masses) our Stewardship Committee is inviting us to consider the ways we give of our time and talent to this community in service. In particular, I encourage you to serve in one of the Liturgical Ministries. This is a very large parish and it takes lots […]

It’s Not Too Late!

In today’s Gospel, people come to Jesus with a question about the Galileans killed by Pilate and eighteen citizens killed by a falling tower. They ask if their deaths were punishment for their sins. No, says, Jesus, they did not die because of their sinfulness any more than we live because of our righteousness. Then, […]

Calling Young Families and Couples!

Sunday, February 24, 2019,  2 ‐ 4 PM St. Francis Hall Our Parish wants to know how to better serve you!  Please join us for an informational and ‘brainstorming” session to discuss how we can better minister to young families and couples,  with or without children, in our Parish. It will be a chance to meet people, help your […]