29TH JULY 2012
SEVENTEENTH  SUNDAY  IN  ORDINARY  TIME

1.   ENGLISH  PRAYER  MEETING 
All English parishioners are invited to come together at Piasau Kindergarten Hall this Friday, 3rd August at 7.30 p.m. to praise and worship God, to deepen and to share God’s love in our lives.

2.   THE LITURGY AND  OUR LIFE  SEMINAR FOR ALL ACTIVE ALTAR SERVERS OF  MIRI PARISH
       Vanue  :  Merdeka Mall Miri
       Date    :  Saturday, 4th August         Time :  8.30 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.
This seminar will be conducted by Fr. Andy Lee.  Attendance is compulsory.  Parents, please encourage your son to attend.  Absentees : must have valid reasons and a letter from parents.  Lunch and refreshment will be provided.  For details, consult Louis V. Paul (019-8859390).

3.  NATURAL FAMILY PLANNING (NFP) AND PRE-MARRIAGE COURSES  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, 4th August from 8.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.
          Pre-Marriage Course :  Saturday, 11th August from 8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
       
4.  INFANT  BAPTISM  COURSE  IN  ENGLISH
     Venue :  St. Joseph’s Cathedral                   Date :  5th – 7th August      Time :  7.30 p.m.
Infants will be baptized on Wednesday, 8th August 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.  

5.  CHRIST TEENS  FOODSALES 
Christ Teens will be having a food sales on 5th August to raise funds for the coming Youth Rally in August.  Food will be sold at St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Church of Mater Dei, Lutong, Carmelite’s Chapel, Taman Tunku and Permyjaya.  Please support generously.  

6.  KENYAH-KAYAN  CHARISMATIC  MASS
     Venue :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong        Date :  Sunday, 5th August       Time :  11.00 a.m.
All are welcomed.

7.  YOUTH  RALLY  FOR  TEENAGERS
This year’s Youth Rally for teenagers aged 13-19 years old will be held as follows :   
     Venue  :  Imperial Hotel, Miri           Date :  19th to 21st August           Registration Fee :  RM50.00
Parents, please strongly encourage your children to go.  There will be a special healing service for all participants during the Rally. 
8.  CHOICE  MIRI 6 WEEKEND 2012
   Venue :  Church of Mater Dei, Lutong         Date :  21st - 23rd September          Fee :   RM50.00 per person
Single adult ages 23-45 years old are welcomed to join the Choice Weekend Miri 6.  Interested persons may contact Eric Ling (016-8975617) or Karen Phan (012-8052224), or refer to Notice Board for further information.

7.  MEN’S  CONFERENCE  2012
     Venue  :  Imperial Hotel, Miri      Date :  31st August -2nd September     Registration :  RM80.00
The theme of the Conference is “For Me and My Family, We Will Serve the Lord”.  The Main Speaker is Tim Staples, the Director of Apologetics and Evangelization from Catholic Answers USA.  Tim Staples is a convert to Catholicism after he had done years of studies trying to disproof the Catholic teaching.  The guest speakers are Bishop Anthony Lee, Fr. Andy Lee and Fr. John Chia.  For registration please contact:  Fredrick 012-8783137 or Peter 013-8331104.