Do you have a few hours during the
weekday to assist our handyman with
gardening around our church grounds?
We are looking for volunteers to assist
with gardening around the facility for a few hours each
week. We will provide the supplies. Please contact Marina
Ledezma at the Parish Office. Thank you for considering
sharing your time and talents with us.
We invite you to join us for a monthly Grief Workshop
at Sorensen Chapel, 1140 B. St., Hayward . We meet each month, 2nd
Thursday. For more information call Father Padraig Greene at 510-581-
1234. A safe, faith-filled space for you to come and share your grief with
persons who truly understand what you are going through. We only
grieve over those we love.
Thank you for all you do to help out people who would like to deal with their grief.
God Bless each of you,
Location Manager FDR 3533 - Sorensen Chapel FD 126
510-581-1234 - Office. 408-813-0701 - Cell
Why is it important that we register at St. John the
Isn’t it good enough that we go to Mass?
should we bother to use the envelope system?
Registration is the official way we join a parish
Many people think that because they attend St.
John’s they automatically belong.
At times young adults who
have moved away for years think they are still signed up
under their parent’s registration.
But membership requires
signing up, formally enrolling yourself with St.
Registration is a commitment to a community, a way
to be included in the religious, social, and ministerial
activities of St. John’s.
Your registration affects St. John’s in
Census numbers can determine how many
priests are assigned to a church, what benefits and obligations
the community has to the diocese, and how Masses,
confessions, and devotions are planned and scheduled.
Registration shows you belong
It is also necessary for
certain benefits, like scheduling sacraments, obtaining
sponsor certificates, and getting donation statements for
Registering at St. John’s is a statement of faith and
confidence in the life and work of our parish.
The expense of the envelope system is cost effective.
the envelope system is a way that St. John’s can verify your
participation in weekly Mass.
If you are receiving envelopes
but not using them, please consider doing this.
Te invitamos a los ensayos:
Coro de Adultos – martes 7-9 p.m. – Coordinador Hugo Membreño (510) 688-8144
Coro de Jóvenes – viernes 7-9 p.m. – Coordinador Jorge Hernández (510)563-9919
Coro de Niños – jueves 7-9 p.m. - Coordinador Marco Delgadillo (510)878-8534
Lunes 7— 9 p.m.
Rezo del Santo Rosario, Alabanza y oracíon
“Mira que estoy a la puerta y llamo, si alguno oye mi voz y abre la puerta. Entrarê, y acercate con el y el contigo.”
Please consider remembering St. John in your Will
Should you have questions, call Marina at the Parish
Office at 510/351-5050.
Requesting Sunday envelopes:
Receiving the personalized envelopes is not
automatic, nor is it mandatory. You have to request
it, even if you are a registered parishioner.
Requesting is easy to do. Please go to the Rectory
and fill out a one-page form. You will be given a box of regular
blank Sunday envelopes. Your information will be added to next
year’s list, and you will receive your personalized envelopes the
following year. Envelopes are ordered in September for the
Thank you for your continued patience and on-going support of
The Finance Committee
Please remember to park in the designated parking stalls only. Rectory garage area needs to be kept clear for priests to use, especially in the event of emergency calls.
Thank you for your cooperation.
Please, could you help us out because lately it has been hard for so many less fortunate. As Jesus said, “Be my hands and feet - feed my sheep,” “For whatever you do for the least, you do for me.”
We are inviting you again to invest yourself through the re- sources that God has given you - your energy, your prayers, and your money - in this work to which God has called us.
The officers and members of St. Vincent de Paul Society thank you in advance.
Jeremiah 1:7-9 But the Lord said to me, “Do not say, ‘I am too young.’ You must go to everyone I send you to and say whatever I command you. Do not be afraid of them, for I am with you and will rescue you,” declares the Lord..
COME AND JOIN US!
We are really excited to start a Youth
Group here at St. John! With dynamics,
music and prayer all in the name of the
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Congratulations to all the Youth Confirmation for attending their Retreat on Saturday April 14, 2018
SAVE THE DATE for our Margaritas and Must Have’s fiesta dinner and auction on May 19th. Infor- mation on how to buy tickets will be coming soon.
If you would like to sponsor a table or donate items to be auctioned please contact Daniel Enos
Now enrolling for the 2018-2019 school year. Applications for grades Pre-K—7th are available in the school office. For more information on enrollment at St. John Catholic School call 510 276-6632 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Tours are also available upon request. Come see how St. John Students live their faith, serve others, and demonstrate qualities of students with integrity.