Any adult Catholic (21 yrs. of age or older) who worthily receives the
Sacraments of Penance & Eucharist……and if married, he/she must be validly married in the Catholic Church,BUT … has not received the Sacrament of Confirmation.
Are you interested in Becoming a Catholic?
Inquirers Classes for those interested in becoming Catholic begin on Thursday, April 27 at 7:00 p.m. in FLC 201. They will meet every other week throughout the spring and summer until the regular RCIA classes begin in August. Please contact Joan Summers to sign up.
firstname.lastname@example.org or 281-391-4758 ext 437
Pilgrimage to EWTN and the Shrine of the Blessed Sacrament in Alabama July 11 – 14. We will be attending the televised Mass and “EWTN Live” with Father Mitch Pacwa as well as participating in prayer and liturgy with the friars and touring the EWTN facilities. We will also spend a day at the Shrine of the Blessed Sacrament and the Ave Maria Grotto. For more information or to register, please contact Joan Summers at email@example.com or 281-391-4758 ext. 437.
One-day Couples Retreat sponsored by Couples for Christ June 24th. More details to come – announcements will be in the bulletin.Together in Holiness marriage conference presented by the St. John Paul II Foundation in collaboration with the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston May 6, 2017. Registration: $59/couple; $39 individuals; $5 childcare! (limited space). Learn more and register at www.TogetherInHoliness.org.
The Adult Faith Formation Committee We sponsor activites, courses, programs, and guest speakers designed to further educate parishioners in their Catholic Faith. For more information contact Joan Summers.
Wednesday morning Bible Study 9:00 a.m. in the old Parish Hall. Currently studying “The Psalms” Facilitator: Elizabeth Messina 281-455-8212
Catholic Scripture Study Sundays 8:15 a.m., Mondays 7:00 p.m. and Thursdays 9:15 all in FLC, room 206. We will resume in the Fall. Topic of next study still to be announced. Check bulletin for future announcements. Coordinator: Anna Belasquez 281-650-6451
Prayer and Life Workshops
Beginning January 24 from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. in FLC 201 and every Tuesday for 15 sessions
Contact Connie Rojas at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 915-493-94333to register – there is no cost, but space is limited.
Adult CCE Classes (only in session when CCE is in session) Wednesdays and Thursdays 6:30 – 7:45 p.m.
Wednesday: In English – Old Parish Hall. Facilitators: Raul & Christie Moreno 281-347-4806
En Español - FLC Hall. Facilitadora: Silvia Annunziata 713-447-9793
Thursday: En Español – T-16 Facilitadora: Enny Diaz 832-631-5333 (No class in English—We need volunteers!)
Walk in His Spirit Prayer Group Tuesdays 6:30 p.m. FLC 210
Leader: Irma Gonzalez 281-798-4723 (cell) 281-750-4049 (home)
Blessed to be a Mother 2nd Wednesday of the month at 9:30 FLC Auditorium
Leader: Margaret Parmenter 832-405-4054
Widowed Grief Support Group Mondays at 3:00 p.m. Old parish hall
Facilitators: Ann Cox and Sheila Koziomkowski 910-728-9489 (Sheila) 281-394-5564 (Ann)
Divorced/Separated Support Group Tuesdays 6:00 p.m. FLC 202
Leaders: Peggy Smith (832-465-3775) and Louis Gorski (832-443-2758)
Sister to Sister Last Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in Youth Building
Leader: Sandra Shaw 281-923-3237
There are also opportunities to serve in adult faith formation. We are always in need of couples and individuals who can help with our baptism preparation classes (Spanish and English) and with baptisms during Mass as well as facilitate classes and studies. If you have any questions or suggestions for our adult faith formation program, please contact Joan Summers at 28
Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration
The Adoration Chapel located at the back of the church is open from 6 p.m. on Sunday through noon on Saturday. It offers individuals the opportunity for quiet prayer and reflection before the Blessed Sacrament. Parishioners are invited to commit to one hour of adoration each week. For more information, please call Lawrence and Brenda Taquino, 713-825-8773.
The rosary is prayed 45 minutes before each weekday Mass, the 5 p.m. Mass on Saturday and the 7:30 a.m. Mass on Sunday. Divine Mercy Devotions are prayed daily at 3pm, with a Holy Hour in the Chapel on Friday at 3:00pm. For more info on St. Faustina and the Divine Mercy devotions, call Maria Beck at 832-618-0726.
This committee works to insure the parish awareness of the need to pray for, learn about, support and encourage vocations of the priesthood and religious life. For more information, please call Tom Duffy, 281-450-2489.
Hispanic Prayer Groups
School of Evangelization
We offer various Catholic Formation Retreats to enrich our faith, bring us closer to God, and to help us become good stewards as Catholics. Many retreats are offered (Spanish). For more information, retreats, dates, and other activities, please, call Maggie at 281-391-4758.
Legion of Mary
This is an association of Catholics whose main goal is the sanctification of its members through prayer, study and apostolic works. F or information about the Spanish Legión de Maria llama a Marcela Ramos 832-466-1273.
Cursillo follow-up support meetings are held the first Monday of the month at 7:00pm in the Parish Hall. For more information call Herminio Aguirre 832-726-7629.
Movimiento Familiar Cristiana Católico (Español) Viernes a las 6:00 p.m. FLC 205, 206, 207
Leader: Javier Sanchez 832-303-6153
Catolicismo (Español) Miércoles a las 9:30 a.m. FLC 201
El programa de formación en Ia Fe de Catolicismo hace vivir la belleza, Ia bondad y Ia verdad de la Iglesia para que usted pueda entender mejor su fe y compartirla. Facilitadora: Solita Restrepo 281-704-5453
Cenáculo Divina Misericordia (Español) Viernes a las 7:00 p.m. FLC 203
Estudio de la Escritura y el diario de Santa Faustina
Facilitadora: Flavia Rodriguez 713-405-9519 email@example.com
Grupo de Oración (Español) Martes a las 8:00 p.m. Salón parroquial
Leader: Delia Gonzalez 281-844-8189
Talleres de Oración y Vida (Español) Sábados a las 8:00 a.m. T-15Leader: Marcela Gonzalez 832-493-2164
Legión de María para Adultos (Español) Lunes a las 7:00 p.m. FLC Conference Room
Leaders: Eugenia Garzon (firstname.lastname@example.org) Marcela Ramos (email@example.com)
Consagración a Jesús por las manos de María (Español) Viernes a las 6:30 p.m. FLC 204
Leaders: Mary and Victor Perez 281-704-4317
Grupo Inmaculado Corazón (Español) Martes a las 10:00 a.m. FLC 206
Leader: Marilyn Cetina 281-395-2588
Sangre Preciosa (Español) Jueves a las 10:30 p.m. – 3:00 a.m. Capilla de adoración
Leader: Brenda Salazar 713-585-5287