Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time
February 8, 2015
The LORD tells the number of stars and calls them by name. — Psalm 147:4
DO NOT FORGET! DONATE ONLINE! This facilitates the fulfillment of the obligations of responsibility, even if you can not attend Mass. Never have to carry cash or checks to church. Giving electronically also saves money to the church and help in creating a more accurate quote. Visit our website and click on OnlineGiving! www.sacredheartpatterson.org.
Online Giving Announcement: Recently we have updated our Online Giving link from our website, to a new address. If you are an Online Giving participant, this will not affect any donations you have scheduled, your account information or anything else in your account. It will, however, affect any bookmarks or favorites you may have created on your computer. We do ask that that next time you access your Online Giving account that you go to the church website and click on the new Online Giving logo and bookmark this new address. Online Giving is a safe and convenient way to donate to the church. To sign-up, go to www.sacredheartpatterson.org and click on the Online Giving logo and create an account. If you have questions, call the church office at 209-892-9321.
THE STEWARDSHIP OF OUR TREASURE
February 1st offertory….$6,926
2nd coll. (Diocesan Service Fees)…$2,092.50
Same week offertory in 2014…..$7,937.50
Give back to the Lord a sacrifice, a share of
what the Lord has so generously given to you.
This Week’s Highlights
Sunday, February 8
· Car raffle tickets sold before 2 p.m.
· Car Raffle Winner chosen in front of the church, 2 p.m.
· Boy Scout Sunday
Monday, February 9
· Adoration all day, Benediction at 7:30 p.m.
· Grupo de Oracion at 7 p.m. in the church with Benediction at 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, February 10
· Social Tuesday after 8 a.m. mass in Father Connors Hall
Thursday, February 12
· Youth Group at Bonaventure Hall from 7-8 p.m.
2015 “MARCH AGAINST HUNGER” WALK-A-THON
· Kick-off Weekend February 28 and March 1
· First Sunday Breakfast Sponsored by St. Vincent de Paul Society-March 1
· Walk-a-Thon Saturday, March 28, 7:30 a.m., starting from
Special Features for this year’s Walk-a-Thon include:
· Fabulously-beautiful, newly-designed T-Shirts (to earn -- one shirt per $30 collected -- or to purchase for $7)
· Very special thank-you gifts
· An abundance of fun and healthy exercise
· Scrumptious snacks and #1 best-in-Patterson breakfast burritos
· Heartfelt sincere fellowship and prayer
Participation last year was the best ever (between 325 and 350 walkers) and we are counting on everyone to help us beat that number this year by at least 50 walkers. Also, there are several ways to donate this year (pick up a donation form at the church office or be sure to take home a bulletin during kick-off weekend). We are also counting on you to help us increase donations as well. We can do it – together with our Lord and Savior! We thank you very much from the bottom of our hearts!!!
VALENTINE’S DAY DANCE
The tickets are now on sale after mass or at the parish office or from members of the Organización Hispana. Tickets cost $20 each or $25 at the door. The dance starts at 6 p.m. at Bonaventure Hall on Saturday, February 14. Join us for music by DJ, food, fun, and raffles. See you there!
LENTEN CHOIR PRACTICE
Lent is fast approaching! All those wishing to sing as well as all choir members for Holy Thursday and Holy Saturday, need to come to practice on Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. in the church. We are using a new mass setting and some new songs.
STATIONS OF THE CROSS
Stations of the Cross begin on Friday, February 20, at 6:30 p.m. in the church and continue every Friday during Lent. Soup will be served at 7 p.m. in Fr. Connors Hall.
“WEBMASTER” NEEDED FOR CHURCH BULLETIN
Do you have experience maintaining a web page? Would you be willing to share your time and talents? The parish is in need of a volunteer to occasionally update and review the church’s web page. If you would like to help the parish, please contact Tammy Ulibarri at 209-892-9321 ext. 1004.
FR. CONNORS ENDOWMENT TRUST FUND
The Fr. Connors Endowment Trust Fund made a special presentation of a $30,000 gift to Sacred Heart School on January 25, 2015, following the 11:00 a.m. Mass. Your generosity and support to the fund has allowed the organization to give over $246,000 to the parish school since 2000. Thank you for your continued support!!
MIGRANT PASTORAL WORKSHOP
The Dioceses of Fresno, Sacramento, Monterey, and Stockton
invite you to the Migrant Pastoral Workshop at the Guadalupe Center on 643 Howard Road Westley, Ca on Saturday February 21st, 2015 From 9am to 4pm. Cost:$10.00 (include lunch) Please come prepared to share your experience and learn from other immigrant Pastoral teams. (For the activity, bring some soil from your backyard or apostolate).
LITTLE ROCK SCRIPTURE STUDY
Spring/Lenten session begins on Tuesday, February 17 with morning and evening sessions. The topic is, “The Eucharist in Scripture” and is open to all. Call Norma Munoz at 892-3584 or Betty Day at 892-8001 for more information.
PARISH PHOTO DIRECTORY
You have one, final opportunity to receive a free family portrait! Just make an appointment to have your family picture taken for Sacred Heart’s photo directory. On your computer, go to Sacred Heart’s home page (http://sacredheartpatterson.org). Scroll down past the bottom of the home page and click on the link under PHOTO DIRECTORY APPOINTMENT. Instructions for the appointment calendar will pop up. Click on the date at the bottom of the page (either Saturday, Feb. 14 or Sunday, Feb 15). Choose the most convenient time and enter the information requested. If more than 4 people are in your family, select two time slots. The appointment is made in “real” time, meaning that once you enter the information, the appointment is booked. Be sure to make a note of when and where the photo will be taken. If you have questions, please call parishioner Janet Dolan, (209) 226-3365. Thank you!
BISHOP’S MINISTRY APPEAL
The 2015 Bishop’s Ministry Appeal begins next week. Your pledge will help the Diocese to continue to provide the valuable programs and services from which we all benefit. Please consider being as generous as you can and bring your pledge of support with you to Mass next weekend. Participation by everyone is important. We hope that all of you will be able to give something this year.
Fourth Quarter 2014
The St. Vincent de Paul Community Life Center building fund just received its 4th quarter check from your Save Mart purchases. 3% of your purchases are sent to the fund quarterly. Thank you to everyone that is participating. If you have not received a card, stop by the parish office. In just ten months we have raised $6,106!
St. Vincent de Paul Community Life Center News
LAST DAY !!
FEBRUARY 8, 2 P.M.
IN FRONT OF THE CHURCH
WIN A BRAND NEW
2015 Ford Mustang
$15,000 in CASH
Did you see the beautiful Mustang?
Tickets can be purchased at the parish or school office for $25 each or five for $100
All proceeds go to the
St. Vincent de Paul Community Life Center building fund.
RIFA HOY FEBRERO 8
A LAS 2 P.M.
EN FRENTE DE LA IGLESIA
GANE UN NUEVO
Ford Mustang 2015
$15,000 en Efectivo
Miro el Mustang bonito?
Los boletos se pueden comprar en las oficinas de la parroquia o la escuela por
$25 cada uno o cinco por $100
Todo lo recaudado es para el fondo de construcción del Centro Comunitario de San Vicente de Paul.
Mass Intentions/Intenciones de Misa
February 2015/ febrero 2015
Sat/sab 7 5:30pm Rosalie Isabella Woodward †
Sun/dom 8 8:00am José & Emilia Vitorino †
CL 9:30am Everette Souza †
Sp 9:30am Adolfo Llamas †
11:00am William Frank Williams, Sr. †
Sp 12:30pm Rosa, Luis & Family Torres (L)
Sp 6:00pm All Parishioners/Todos los Feligreses
Mon/lun 9 8:00am CM, DHS & DS Living & Deceased
Tues/mar 10 8:00am Virginia Dimitre †
Wed/mier 11 8:00am George & Elas Silva †
Thur/jue 12 8:00am Demetrio Gutierrez †
Fri/vier 13 8:00am Rubén & María de Jesús Sánchez †
Sat/sab 14 5:30pm Harry Plummer †
Sun/dom 15 8:00am Manuel Silveira Vitorino †
CL 9:30am All Parishioners/Todos los Feligreses
Sp 9:30am Refugio Benites †
11:00am Mariquita Medrano & Jose C. Robles
Sp 12:30pm Evangelina & Rafael Ramírez †
Sp 6:00pm José Antonio García †
We pray for the sick of our parish
Oremos por los enfermos de nuestra parroquia
Salvador Barragán, Jr. Laura Broggi
Maria Eugenia Restrepo
José Juan Simón
SPONSOR OF THE MONTH
Patterson Family Pharmacy
Please patronize the sponsors who appear on the back page. It is through their support that our bulletin is made possible.
Por favor patronizar a los patrocinadores que aparecen en la última página. Es a través de su apoyo que nuestro boletín es posible.