Saturday, August 30, 2014

31ST AUGUST, 2014 - TWENTY-SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME



1.   A TALK ON “PRAYER” IN  MANDARIN
Fr. Daniel Lim (OCD), a Carmelite Priest from Singapore will be giving a talk on Prayer “Lord Teach Us How To Pray” in    Mandarin as follows:
  Venue :  St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, Miri    Date :  Monday, 1st September     Time :  9.00 a.m. – 4.30 p.m.
All Mandarin speaking parishioners are encouraged to attend.

2.      PRAYER-MEETING IN ENGLISH
Venue :  Piasau Kindergarden       Date :  Friday, 5th September        Time :  7.30 p.m.
All are invited to come 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.  

3.        KENYAH – KAYAN  MASS
Venue :  Church Of Mater Dei, Lutong           Date :  Sunday, 7th September        Time :  11.00am
All are welcome.

4.  INFANT  BAPTISM  COURSE  IN  MANDARIN
     Venue :  St. Joseph’s Cathedral                  Date :  7th – 8th September       Time :  7.30 p.m.
Infants will be baptized on Wednesday, 9th September at 5.30 p.m.   Parents and God parents who wish to have their children baptized are to attend all the sessions of the course.  Please bring along a photocopy of birth certificate and Family Register Book.   For further details, please refer to Church Notice Board.

5.  MALAYSIA DAY COMBINED PRAYER SERVICE
    Venue :  St. Dominic’s Church, Taman Tunku        Date :   Sunday, 14th September      Time :  6.30 p.m.
    Theme :  “O Lord, Hear My Prayer” (Psalm 39:2)
This is organized by the Association of Christian Churches of Sarawak, Miri Branch.  All are invited  and encouraged to come and join in prayer for our country Malaysia.

6.  CHOICE  WEEKEND
Choice Weekend organize in Malay language for the first time.  This Choice Weekend is presenting a positive way about belonging in relationship.  It helps to rediscover the sense of belonging in relationship with God, family and friends.  
     Venue :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong         Date :  12th – 14th September       Registration Fee :  RM50.00
Please refer to the Church Notice Board for more information.

7.  MODULE  2  OF  BIBLE  CLASS  ( SALVATION  HISTORY ) 
The 2nd Module of the Regional Biblical Commission’s Course for lay people conducted by Bishop Richard Ng.   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.

8.  MIRI CITY CHRISTMAS PARADE 2014
i)  The Catholic Church’s Christmas Parade Working Committee (CPWC) would like to inform everybody that special T-Shirts for the event will be available for sale.  Those who are interested to buy them are urged to place their order from next Sunday, 7th September.  The selling prices are as follows:  Round Neck, Cotton, RM15.00/pc regardless of size; Collared, Cotton, RM25/pc regardless of size.

ii)  The CPWC need some 500 1 litre, empty, transparent, plastic bottle (e.g. plastic bottle for mineral water) to build Christmas tree for the event.  If you have empty plastic bottle like the one mentioned, please donate them to the Committee.  Collection boxes/bags will be provided at the respective Church/Chapel from next Sunday as well.

Saturday, August 23, 2014

24TH AUGUST, 2014 - TWENTY-FIRST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME



1.  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  
Please note that we will only be able to accept 30 last minute registration on the day itself, so please register today.  For those who have registered, please be at the Imperial Hotel Ballroom on 30th August at 7.30 a.m. to collect your name tags.

2.  A TALK ON “PRAYER” IN  MANDARIN
Fr. Daniel Lim (OCD), a Carmelite Priest from Singapore will be giving a talk on Prayer “Lord Teach Us How To Pray” in    Mandarin as follows:
       Venue :  St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, Miri. 
        Date   :   Monday, 1st September       Time :  9.00 a.m. – 4.30 p.m.
All Mandarin speaking parishioners are encouraged to attend.

3.  CHOICE  WEEKEND
Choice Weekend organize in Malay language for the first time.  This Choice Weekend is presenting a positive way about belonging in relationship.  It helps to rediscover the sense of belonging in relationship with God, family and friends.  
      Venue :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong
       Date  :  12th – 14th September
       Registration Fee :  RM50.00
Please refer to the Church Notice Board for more information.

4.  MODULE  2  OF  BIBLE  CLASS  ( SALVATION  HISTORY ) 
The 2nd Module of the Regional Biblical Commission's Course for lay people conducted by Bishop Richard Ng.   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.

5.  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.