On 8/17 from 11am-2pm the school will be hosting a welcome back event for school families.
If your ministry would like to have a table available to share with new (and current) school families information about your ministry, please email the school at firstname.lastname@example.org by 7/28/19.
You're invited to Vacation Bible School (for children, ages 7 to 12 years old) - to be held in St. John's Gym from August 5th - August 9th 9:00 am to 1 pm. For more information please contact St. John's Church office at 510/351-5050. The coordinators are: Nidia Fuentes and Erika Perez.
If you are interested in helping, please contact the Parish Office. Donations are accepted.
St. Vincent de Paul volunteers will be assisting those in need: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m.
No appointment needed.
We have created a e-mail address specifically for bulletin announcements. If you are a ministry coordinator and would like to announce your next event, please submit the activity information to: email@example.com. Friday is the cut-off for submission for the announcement to be in the following bulletin.
SAVE THE DATE
SAINT JOHN PARKING LOT 7-3 pm
Unique items, food and music! Call the office for more details
Our Parish of Saint John has an opening for a Confirmation Coordinator. This person will work directly with the Pastor in providing a parish based pastoral ministry with youth. The Coordinator will successfully manage the curriculum and volunteers in the ministry as well as implement programs that support the teachings of the Catholic Church and encourage opportunities for involvement in parish life. Requirements include direct work experience with youth, professional studies and Spanish bilingual. This is a part time position, approximately 12 hours per week. Salary scale is S-5 per Diocese guidelines.
If interested, please send your cover letter and your resume to the office, attention: Marina Ledezma. You can also mail your documents to: Ledezma0401@gmail.com.
For everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through the endurance taught in the Scriptures and the encouragement they provided we might have hope. Romans 15:4
Training will be in English and Spanish
Wednesday August 14, Workshop
Thursday August 15, Assumption of Mary Mass
Friday August 16, Workshop
Speakers: Mark Zelaya & Jose M. Diaz
Please note that if you require a ramp to get to our office administration, we can meet you in our spare office at the rectory house which has a ramp in place. Please call us in advance to arrange a time to meet. Office telephone (510) 351-5050.Thank you for your understanding.
St. Vincent de Paul, in Oakland, will be distributing backpacks with school supplies this year for 250 children, from grade level Kindergarten through High School on Saturday, August 10th from 10 am—1pm
Must call 510-637-7600 to be put on the list in order to get them. Please call ASAP as they go fast.
RELIGIOUS EDUCATION K - 8TH GRADE (CCD)
Registrations for the new Religious Education course has begun. If you would like to enroll your child, please prepare the following documents: Birth Certificate, Baptismal Certificate and $100.00 contribution for 1 child, $120.00 for 2 children, $160.00 for 3 children.
This year the classes will be on Tuesday 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. in Spanish and Sunday, 12:30 - 1:45 pm, in English.
YOUTH CONFIRMATION RELIGIOUS EDUCATION
Registrations for the new Religious Education course for Confirmation has begun. If you would like to enroll your child, please prepare the following documents: Birth Certificate, Baptismal Certificate, First Communion Certificate and $100.00 contribution for each child.