22ND APRIL,  2012
THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER


1.   REV. FATHER  JOHN  CHIA’S  15TH PRIESTHOOD  THANKSGIVING  CELEBRATION  CONCERT
      Venue :  Imperial Mall Hotel Miri        Date :  29th April         Time :  7.00 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.
      Ticket Price  :  RM 5.00

2.  LIFE  IN THE SPIRIT SEMINAR (LSS) IN ENGLISH  FOR  ADULTS
     Venue :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong           Date :  4th - 6th May  
All are welcome to have a personal and deeper experience of our Lord Jesus, to be transformed by His love, forgiveness and healing.  In addition, adults other than those newly baptized this Easter and wanting to receive Confirmation on this coming 20th May must attend this LSS.

3.   NATURAL  FAMILY PLANNING (NFP) AND PRE-MARRIAGE  COURSE IN  BAHASA  MALAYSIA 
These courses are for those who will be getting married or married couples.  Please register with the Parish Office (421455) before the course starts.  It will be held at Parish Conference Room as follows:    NFP Course :  Saturday, 5th May from 8.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.
                Pre-Marriage Course :  Saturday, 12th May from 8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

4.  INFANT  BAPTISM  COURSE  IN  ENGLISH
     Venue :  St. Joseph’s Cathedral        Date :  6th -8th May       Time :  7.30 p.m.
It will be held nightly until Tuesday, and infants will be baptized on Wednesday, 9th May at 5.30 p.m.  Parents and God parents who wish to have their children baptized are to attend all 3 sessions of the course. 

5.  RCIY  ( RITE OF CHRISTIAN  INITIATION FOR YOUTH )
All teenagers who wish to be confirmed in 2013 but have not received Holy Communion and are not in any Sunday School, must attend  the RCIY course which is held every Saturday , 5.00 p.m. - 6.30 p.m. at the St. Joseph’s Parish Father’s House.

6.      15TH  PRIESTHOOD ANNIVERSARY DINNER  OF  REV. FR. JOHN CHIA
      Venue :  Eastwood Valley Golf and Country Club        Date :  Tuesday 1st May  
 Tickets are on sale at RM400.00 per table.  To those tickets holder, please return unsold tickets to your respective prayer groups latest by 26th April.   
7.    YOUTH  RALLY
      Venue :  Imperial Hotel Ballroom, Miri        Date :  19th –21st August
      Speakers :  Fr. John Gerth  & Fr. Andy Lee
Registration will be conducted next month onwards.

8.    WOMEN’S CONFERENCE 2012
      Venue :  Imperial Hotel Ballroom                Date :  15th - 17th September           
      Speakers :  Patti Mansfield and Fr. Richard McAlear
      Registration Fee :  RM80.00            Registration will be conducted next month onwards.

9.  CHANGE  OF  SUNDAY EVENING MASS TIME AT ST. JOSEPH’S CATHEDRAL  - Please be informed that with effect from the month of May onwards, the Sunday Evening Mass will start at 5.30 p.m.