Posts from February 2019

Posts from February 2019

Welcome Ministry Seeking Members

The Welcome Ministry is looking for individuals or teams of two to welcome our new parishioners. This does not take long. You would normally have one family every other month to greet. You will be provided with a church tote bag. The bag has information, prayer pens, and token gifts for the children of the family you are greeting plus the family’s names and phone number. This is one of the ways Church of the Holy Family is making a…

Formation for Ministry

Are you being called to serve in ministry? The Formation for Ministry program prepares adult Catholics to serve as lay ecclesial ministers in their parishes. The program includes coursework, training, field work, and spiritual formation. Our next five-week session begins the week of March 4. If you feel God is calling you to serve, please contact the Diocesan Office of Formation for Ministry at 315-470-1491 or formation@syrdio.org for more information about our program. Courses can also be taken for adult…

March Birthdays

Each month we post the names of our Senior parishioners who are celebrating birthdays. To participate in this ministry of hospitality, sign a birthday card and on the envelope list the name of the recipient. place it in the collection basket or drop it off at the parish office and they will be delivered at the end of each month. March Birthdays: Patricia Albright, Michael Armstrong, Laurice Burke, Beatrice & Raymond Campbell, Charles Carroll, Margaret Dutkowsky, Anna & John Escovar,…

Adoration Hours

“One thing have I asked of the Lord, this I seek: To dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life . . .” Psalm 27:4. Prayer before the Blessed Sacrament is nothing less than a close, private conversation with a living person who is Jesus Christ in the Eucharist. It is about as close as we can come in this life to talking with God face to face. You are very important to the Lord.…