Saturday, August 16, 2014

17TH AUGUST, 2014 - TWENTIETH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME




1.    PRAYER-MEETING IN  ENGLISH
Reverend Fr. Guido will continue to give a series of talks on Spiritual Life during Prayer Meetings at Piasau Kindergarden in the coming few months. The title of his second talk will be, “The Goal of our Christian Life - Part 2”. He will deliver this talk during the Prayer Meeting on Friday 22nd August at 7.30 pm.  Please come along, and bring your family members and invite your friends as well, and join us in prayers and fellowships with each other in the Lord, every fortnight. Please take this opportunity also to bring along your intercessory prayers or petitions for us to pray together as a community in Christ.

2.  NATURAL FAMILY PLANNING COURSE IN ENGLISH
     Venue :  Conference Room, St. Joseph’s Parish     
     Date :  Saturday, 23RD August     Time : 8.00 a.m. - 1.30 p.m.
This course is for those who intend to get married or married couples who wish to convalidate their marriage.  Please register with the Parish Office (421455) few days before the course starts.


3.  EXAMINATION  MASS FOR UPSR
     Venue :  St. Joseph’s Cathedral                 Date   :  Saturday, 23rd August       Time :  2.00 p.m.
This Examination Mass is in Bahasa Malaysia and is for all students sitting for UPSR (Ujian Penilaian Sekolah Rendah) this year.  Parents and their children are strongly advised to attend this Mass.

4.  WOMEN’S  CONFERENCE
This year’s Women’s Conference will be as follows:
     Venue    :  Imperial Hotel Ballroom, Miri         Date :  30th August to 1st September
     Speaker :  Dr. Carol Razza from USA     
     Theme   :  “Prophetic Intercession : Prayer that moves mountains”
     Registration fee :  RM 80.00  
For further details, please refer to the Church Notice Board. 

5.  MODULE  2  OF  BIBLE  CLASS  ( SALVATION  HISTORY ) 
The 2nd Module of the Regional Biblical Commission's Course for lay people conducted by Bishop Richard is opened for registration today and leaflets will be distributed after Mass today.  This 2nd module is on Salvation History.  This course is opened to anyone who is interested to deepen your faith and knowledge of the bible.  
Those who did not attend the 1st module are also welcomed to join.  The Closing date for registration is 14th September 2014.

6.  WORKING YOUTH CONFERENCE
     Venue  :  Usun Apau Hall, Parkcity Hotel
     Date  :  4th  - 6th  October       Registration Fee :  RM80.00
     Closing date for Registration :  28th September
     Theme : "Be Blessed"      Organized by :  FIAT Youth Miri
     Speakers :  Fr. James McTavish from Philipines,  Bro. Andre Ong from Penang and Fr. Andy Lee
All working youths, age from 18 years above are encouraged to join and experience the Lord.  Registration will be held after Mass. 

Saturday, August 9, 2014

10TH AUGUST, 2014 - NINETEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

1.  MIRI DIOCESE – COUPLES MINISTRY
    The Couples Ministry, Miri Diocese is organizing a Talk & Workshop entitled “in-laws” to be held at Maranatha Hall, Merdeka Mall,  Miri 
    on Saturday, 16th August from 3.00 p.m. – 5.00 p.m.
    All married couples are invited especially the young married couples. 

2.  NATURAL  FAMILY  PLANNING  COURSES
    This course is for those who intend to get married or married couples who wish to convalidate their marriage. 
    Please register with the Parish Office (421455) few days before the course starts.   The schedule is as follows:

    In Iban : 16th August (Saturday) from 9.00 a.m. – 1.30 p.m.  at St. Anthony’s Chapel, Pujut Corner
    In English :  23rd August (Saturday) from 8.00 a.m. – 12.30 p.m.   at Conference Room, St. Joseph Parish

3.  SPECIAL  CHILDREN  EDUCATION  TALK  IN MANDARIN 
    Venue :  2ND Floor, Human Life Service Centre (HLS)
    Date   :  Saturday, 16th August       Time :  2.00 p.m. – 4.30 p.m.
    Topic  :  “Understanding Children With Special Needs  - Changing Our Stands and Perspectives”
    Registration Fee :  RM10.00
    Teachers and parents are welcome to attend.  Closing date is on the 13th of August. 
    Registration counter will be setting before and after each Sunday Chinese Mass at St. Joseph’s Cathedral.  Please contact HLS office (085-426729) for further details. 

4.  EXAMINATION  MASS FOR UPSR
    Venue :  St. Joseph’s Cathedral           Date   :  Saturday, 23rd August       Time :  2.00 p.m.
    This Examination Mass is in Bahasa Malaysia and is for all students sitting for UPSR (Ujian Penilaian Sekolah Rendah) this year. 
    Parents and their children are strongly advised to attend this Mass.

5.  WOMEN’S  CONFERENCE
    This year’s Women’s Conference will be as follows:
     Venue    :  Imperial Hotel Ballroom, Miri        
     Date      :  30th August to 1st September
     Speaker :  Dr. Carol Razza from USA     
     Theme   :  “Prophetic Intercession : Prayer that moves mountains”
     Registration fee :  RM 80.00  
     For further details, please refer to the Church Notice Board. 

6.  MODULE  2  OF  BIBLE  CLASS  ( SALVATION  HISTORY ) 
    The 2nd Module of the Regional Biblical Commission's Course for lay people conducted by 
    Bishop Richard is opened for registration today
    and leaflets will be distributed after Mass today.  This 2nd module is on Salvation History. 
    This course is opened to anyone who is interested to deepen your faith and knowledge of the bible. 
    Those who did not attend the 1st module are also welcomed to join.  The Closing date for
    registration is 14th September 2014.