Notices for October 2018
7th October 2018

Today - Sunday is our Community "Togetherness Day" May we all experience a feeling of bonding, support and the joy of being together.

Agera - will be celebrated this Sunday at the10.30 am mass. The procession from Chakala is at 9.45 am. The mass will be bi-lingual. You are all invited to a delicious fellowship at Ashankur Hall after the Eucharist.

In view of Togetherness Day, the Parish Council will meet on Sunday the 14th October. Accordingly the SCC will meet on Monday the 15th October.

The White Elephant stall will be held next Sunday the 14th October and will open at 7.30 a.m. Please hurry with your unwanted items and clear up your house. Kindly avoid bringing soiled clothes and broken items and come during office hours.

Mass Intentions :
Oct 14 Sun 7.30 am Months mind mass of Alice Nazareth

The Mission Stalls: Our Parish Mission Stalls will be held on the last 2 Sundays the 21st and 28th October. Our various associations are inviting each and everyone to a delicious variety of home-made food, fun and fellowship. Do Come and help the Mission.



14th October 2018

The Parish Council will meet today - Sunday the 14th October.
The Mission Stall Co-ordinators will meet on Monday the 15th October.
The SCC animators will meet on Wednesday the 17th October.
The Liturgy Committee will meet on Thursday the 18th October.

The White Elephant stall will open on Sunday at 8.00 am and close at 12 noon.

This Sunday our Sunday School Children will have a spiritual, learning experience of plants, nature, compost and other ECO activities that bring life and health.

Next Sunday is Mission Sunday. Fr. Paul Coelho SJ of Nagaland will address the congregation at all masses. The Eucharistic Ministers will distribute donation envelopes after the mass. You may make your donation to the Nagaland Mission during the week. Kindly drop your envelope in the CWF box.

Our Parish Mission Stalls will be held next Sunday and the 28th October. Our various associations are inviting each and everyone to a delicious variety of home-made food, fun and fellowship. Do Come and help the Mission.

Holy Family School will have a Swimming Camp for children from the 1st to the 14th November. Kindly register at the Swimming Pool between 4 pm to 9 pm.

Don Bosco - Prafulta announces a free Healthy Mind Camp this Sunday between 10.00 am to 2.00 pm and a Family Digital Detox on Sunday 21st October from 10 am to 1.00 pm. Kindly see the notice board for details.

Mass Intentions :
Oct 15 Mon 7.30 am 1st death anniv mass of Mark Fernandes
Oct 21 Sun 10.30 am 1st death anniv mass of Wilson D'Mello
    6.00 pm 1st death anniv. Mass of Antonette Misquita

We congratulate all those who invited, organized, cooked and joined in the fun and sharing to celebrate TOGETHERNESS as a community. There was much appreciation for the sharing of the Vocation Story. Prayerfully, it will bear fruit.



21st October 2018

Our Eucharistic Ministers will distribute the donation envelopes after the mass. You may make your donation to the Nagaland Mission. A sheet with the bank instructions and a donors letter is placed in the envelope. Please follow these instructions and kindly drop your envelope in the CWF box during this week.

Our various associations invite each and everyone of you to a delicious variety of home-made food, fun and fellowship. Do Come and help the Mission. The Mission Stall will continue next Sunday also, with a different variety of foods.

Kindly note you may also offer masses for your loved ones and contribute to the Mission.

Holy Family School will have a Swimming Camp for children from the 1st to the 14th November. Kindly register at the Swimming Pool between 4 pm to 9 pm.

Couples for Christ (Singles) presents WONDERLOVE, a 'Christian Life Seminar', for young adults, on 28th October and 4th November 2018 from 10.30 am to 6.00 pm at St. John the Evangelist Church Marol. To register kindly meet the volunteers after mass."

Our cemetery is getting cleaned to celebrate the 2nd of November, when we remember our beloved departed. Besides the regular masses there will be a 1.00 pm mass and a 6.00 pm Konkanni mass. After the 6.00 pm and before the 7.00 pm mass we will have the blessing of the graves.

Mass Intentions :
Oct 23 Tue 7.30 am 1st death anniv mass of Lily Fernandes
Oct 28 Sun 10.30 am 1st death anniv. Mass of Johny Fernandes

Our SVP team really worked tirelessly to sort out items for the White Elephant Stall. While many bought items at a throw away price, the SVP collected an amount of Rs..... for the Missions. Well done SVP.



28th October 2018

The 1st November is All Saints Day. The 2nd of November, is All Souls Day. Besides the regular masses there will be a 1.00 pm mass and a 6.00 pm Konkanni mass. After the 6.00 pm and before the 7.00 pm mass we will have the blessing of the graves.

The Parish Council meets on Sunday the 4th November at 10.30 am.
The SCC and the Novena Team of each Community will meet on Monday the 5th November at 7.30 pm to discuss and prepare for our Feast Novena.

The Ministers of the Word will be conducting the Vacation Bible Joy program on the 8th, 9th &10th of November 2018. We invite all children to participate in this program. Forms will be given at the Sunday school classes & at the parish office.

Our various associations invite each and everyone of you to a different home-made menu this time oflocal delicacies, fun and fellowship. Do Come and help the Mission.

Kindly note you may also offer masses for your loved ones and contribute to the Mission.

Our renovated Koinonia Stall is complete and will be blessed and opened on the 2nd November. The path from the circular garden steps to the cemetery has been done. We now can walk to the cemetery at an easier pace and slope.

In our Jubilee Endeavour to bring Life to the Fullest, Holy Family will now launch Narcotic Anonymous - a wing of Alcoholic Anonymous. This unit will start on Diwali - Wednesday the 7th November at 7.30 pm in Ashankur Hall. Details of this group have been explained to our PPC members. Let us bring the Light to those in Darkness.

Mass Intentions :
Nov 03 Sat 7.00 pm Mass for the souls of Original Land Donors of Chakala
& Months mind Mass of Augustine Fernandes

A Young Working Girl from our Parish joins the Sisters of the Missionaries of Charity this month end. This indeed is a generous and challenging CALL. We pray for her as she walks with the Lord and whisper a special prayer for her parents, who will miss her.