Annual Walk to Keep the Dream Alive

7th Annual Walk to Keep the Dream Alive- Domestic Abuse Services – Our Lady of Good Counsel Society. Sunday, June 3rd at Tynehead Regional Park in Surrey. Run, walk, or bike. Registration opens at noon and the walk starts at 12:30. Bring the whole family; pets on leashes welcome. Enjoy a day in the park, a BBQ concession, face painting, prizes, and FUN, FUN, FUN! Register on-line and download a pledge form at http://www.domesticabuseservices.ca. For more info call 604.585.6688

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OCDS Information Meeting

ARCHDIOCESAN NEWS –Secular Order of Discalced Carmelites (OCDS) – Annual Information Meeting Do you have a vocation to the OCDS? Come and See. Meet in the rectory basement on Saturday, May 19, 2-18 after 9 a.m. Mass at St. Edmund’s Church, North Vancouver. Registration not required.

CWL News: Annual Garage Sale

For enterprising ladies among our Parishioners, great news! Flex those entrepreneurial muscles at our Annual Garage Sale which will be held on Saturday, May 26th in the Parish Hall. To reserve a table please call Inga at 604 987 0794. This is a well-attended event and a major fundraising one for our council. Your support is very much appreciated.

Also, a big “Thank you” to all the ladies who invited friends and family to the CWL Tea in support of Talitha Koum Society. After expenses, we raised $1,118. At our CWL meeting, a motion was passed to donate an additional $1,000. A big thank-you to St. Thomas Aquinas students in assisting with the serving.

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Rachel’s Vineyard Retreat

“Your future has no room for your past. God is a Redeemer and a Restorer. He promises to refresh and restore our souls, and He will – if we invite Him in and cooperate with His healing process in our lives.” -Joyce Meyers.

Have you been carrying your past in your present and felt it affecting all that you do? Come on a Rachel’s Vineyard™ Retreat. Next Retreat is May 2018. For confidential information and to register, call 604-525-0999.

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Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration at Holy Trinity

The PERPETUAL EUCHARISTIC ADORATION: You are invited to attend a special Mass of Thanksgiving in celebration of our 22nd Anniversary of Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration at Holy Trinity Parish, on Sunday, May 13th, at 11:30 am, with refreshments to follow in the parish hall. A special “thank you” to all adorers who have committed their Holy Hours during the past years.

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First Friday Mass on May 4

This Friday marks the fifth FIRST FRIDAY of the year. On  May 4th, our Parish will have the Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament beginning at 9 am, after morning Mass, and ends with Mass Celebration at 7 pm. Please sign up on the sheet in the entrance of the church.

Mother’s Day Sale and Pancake Breakfast

Our KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS are celebrating MOTHER’S DAY with a CARNATION SALE on May 12 & 13, after all the Masses. The money raised will be donated to Life Issues and programs conducted by the Knights.

There will also be a Pancake Breakfast in the hall, Sunday, May 13th, after the two morning Masses. Come and join your fellow parishioners on a hearty meal of pancake, eggs, sausages and coffee. Proceeds will also go to all Knights activities.

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Job Opportunities from the Archdiocese

Please visit the Archdiocese Page (http://rcav.org/employment/) for all details on these employment opportunities:

Pastoral Centre Offices
Coordinator (Full-Time)
Guest Attendant (Seasonal Part-Time)
Director of Infrastructure and Property (Full-Time)

Parishes, Schools and other organizations
Maintenance & Grounds Worker (Casual Part-Time)
Custodian, Our Lady of Fatima Parish (Full-Time)
Human Resources Manager, Diocese of Calgary (Full-Time)
Director of Communications, Diocese of Calgary (Full-Time)
Director of Pastoral Ministries, Diocese of Calgary (Full-Time)
Director of Social Justice and Outreach Ministries, Diocese of Calgary (Full-Time)
Teaching Positions

Volunteer Opportunities:

The Archdiocese of Vancouver is accepting applications for volunteer opportunities at the John Paul II Pastoral Centre in the following areas: Program Support & Events Support. To apply, please complete our Volunteer Information Form

Administrative Support: If you are proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, have experience using Raiser’s Edge and would like to volunteer with the Archdiocese of Vancouver please submit your résumé to volunteer@rcav.org.

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World Youth Day (WYD) Panama

St Mary’s Parish in Chilliwack has four last spots left to join WYD Panama. We can take 2 females and 2 males. The pilgrimage will be led by Fr. Mark McGuckin and Caitlin Hay. If you wish to join St. Mary’s group in this pilgrimage or have more info about it please contact as soon as possible our WYD coordinator Caitlin Hay at caitlin_hay@yahoo.ca. We will accept pilgrims on a first come first serve basis.

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Rachel’s Vineyard Retreat

“Your future has no room for your past. God is a Redeemer and a Restorer. He promises to refresh and restore our souls, and He will – if we invite Him in and cooperate with His healing process in our lives.” -Joyce Meyers.

Have you been carrying your past in your present and felt it affecting all that you do? Come on a Rachel’s Vineyard™ Retreat and invite Him to begin the healing process. Leave the past behind and come alive again. Next Retreat is May 2018. For confidential information and to register, call 604-525-0999.

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