We invite all men of the parish to join us for an extraordinary weekend of spiritual renewal and brotherhood June 27-30 at Omega Retreat Center in Boerne, Texas. This retreat will provide you with the opportunity to focus on your faith and its application to your daily life. You will build purpose in your prayer life, increase your presence at the liturgy, and cultivate friendship among members of our church community.
You can download the registration form by clicking here, or you can register online by clicking here. A completed registration form and a $75 deposit secure your place on the retreat; the total cost is $200. Food and lodging are included in the cost. For more information, please contact Anthony Martinez at 210-623-0098, Keith Phillips at 210-872-9686, or Jaime Piedra at 210-288-2556.
The St. Francis of Assisi Men’s Club and Knights of Columbus Council #15240 will award scholarships to members of this year’s graduating high school senior class. Applicants must be parishioners of St. Francis of Assisi and practicing Catholics with the intent to obtain a bachelor’s degree, associate’s degree, or a degree from a technical school. All application packages must be submitted to the parish office in sealed envelopes by May 15, 2019. Winners will be announced at our 2019 Senior Night Mass.
Please click here to download a scholarship application.
Our St. Francis of Assisi app is available to download for Apple and Android smartphones. Stay connected with our parish throughout the week with instant notifications, quick access to online giving, Mass and Reconciliation reminders, easy access to our weekly bulletin and homilies, as well as additional features like prayers, saint of the day, and much more. Download our app today at www.myparishapp.com, text App to 88202, or search your phone’s app store for myParish.
For an app download guide, please click here.
We hope for our app to be a tool for fostering stronger parish life at St. Francis and better engaging the New Evangelization.
Attention all St. Francis of Assisi ACTS alumni, please take a moment to go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DZ5YL65 and fill out your information. This will help us update our ACTS records and identify people who would like to serve on team. Thank you!
Do you have a child older than seven who would like to be baptized into the Catholic Church? We offer a Catechumenate for Children program to meet the needs of these children. For more information on Catechumenate for Children, please contact Larry Perry in the office or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Francis’ Annual Family Night Out at the Ball Game is on Friday, May 31 at 7 pm at Nelson Wolff Municipal Stadium. Make plans now to bring your family out for a fun evening and support our choir members as they sing our national anthem. Tickets will be sold in the Gathering Space after Masses in May. During the week, tickets can be purchased in the parish office. Admission tickets are $11 each, and meal vouchers (hot dog, chips, and soda) are $6 each. We have 200 tickets in the covered sections behind home plate.
Career Transformation Ministry provides practical guidance to support job seekers in finding and transitioning to a new position. We tie our discussions to scripture. Examples of topics include: resume assistance, best practices for networking, and interviewing skill development. We invite you to join us anytime for meetings on Mondays from 7–8:15 pm in the Martha Room. While we discuss scripture as it pertains to those looking for their next career, this ministry is open to anyone regardless of faith. For more information, please visit www.crossroadscareer.org.