This Week at Holy Family

THIS WEEK AT HOLY FAMILY         

WEEKLY EVENING PRAYER & BIBLE STUDY Each Thursday, we offer Thursday Evening Prayer at 5:30 p.m. and bible study from 6 to 7 p.m. at church. All are welcome. 

ST. FRANCIS BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS On October 6, we will have our annual Blessing of the Animals service at 10:30 a.m. at the Hogan at the Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA). IAIA is an integral part of the southside community in which we seek to serve and deepen relationships. Also, our own Bob Martin is president! In addition, this year we are gathering donations for Kindred Spirits Animal Sanctuary. Kindred Spirits provides end-of-life care and hospice for dogs, horses and poultry. See their wish list on the front table. You can leave items under the front table at church any time before October 6. Thank you for your generosity.

PRAYER SQUARES meets for knitting, crocheting, support and fellowship the second and fourth Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m. at church. Next gatherings: October 9 and 23.

PRAY FOR OUR CHURCH Please pray for our church community: “We pray for the growth of this baptismal community. Lord, build up our church in spirit, mind and body.  Amen.”  

WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS & PRAYERS Send additions or changes by 8 a.m. Thursday to holyfamilysantafe@gmail.com. Our prayer list is refreshed each month.  If you have names you want to remain on the prayer list, send them to the above email before the first Thursday of the month. Thank you.

PRAYERS Please pray for Dan, Mica, Milagros, Pedro, Sharon, Kristi, Maria, David, Jose, Nancy, Robert, Bill, Kolene, Austin, Sue Ellen, Colin, Amy, Nate, Katherine, the Shumaker Family, and for the repose of the soul of Antonio, Renezmae and Janine.

THANK YOU to our Sunday servers: Lectors Fran Hillyer, Penni Chambers, Prayers of the People Officiant Margo Sanabria, Lay Eucharistic Minister Pat Oliver-Wright and Altar Guild Member Kathleen Croxton.