October 9 - November 13 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM St. Elizabeth Seton Church - Cry Room
The Ministry Of Mothers Sharing (M.O.M.S.) invites you to join other Christian mothers for a six-week spiritual workshop. Topics such as self-esteem, stress, personal growth, friendships, and everyday spirituality are discussed. Connect with other moms, share your faith journey, and just take an evening once a week for yourself. All Moms are welcome! Childcare will be provided.
Orientation on Thursday, October 2, from 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, at St. Elizabeth Seton Cry Room. For more information or to sign up visit www.ccopmoms.org.
Fall is almost here and again CCOP is offering Adult Bible Study! In addition to our regular Bible Study Course, we are now including the wonderful practice of “Lectio Divina” or sacred reading. Lectio Divina is a process of Scripture readings, reflection and prayer. Registration and classes begin Thursday evening, September 18, at 7:15 PM and Friday morning, September 19, at 9:15 AM. Classes will be at the Parish Hall.
The CCOP Picnic is fast approaching on Sunday, September 21st, 11 AM - 3:30 PM at the St. Augustine Hall grounds.
New this year! At 1 PM, all high school teens are invited to come meet our high school youth group leadership team and play some games. Fun, friends and prizes! We will meet in the hall and start the fun from there!
As part of the September Ministry Blitz, you will be able to sign-up for a ministry during the picnic. Stop by and sign-up for your favorite ministry or a new one. Representatives from many of CCOP ministries will have information available at the Ministry Tables in the Hall.
TracyLynn Seeger Photography will be taking FREE family portraits during the picnic. Drop by the Photo Corner by the evergreens behind the hall with your best smiles!
Returning is the ever-popular Watermelon-Eating Contest. Check the game schedule outside the hall for the start time!
The Cake Walk starts at Noon . If you can, please bring a bread, cake, cookies to donate. Wrap it in saran wrap, note the name of it, and whether it contains nuts. Bring it to the Cake Walk Room in the Hall before 12 Noon.
Many of the Diversity groups and the Knights of Columbus will sell food and beverages.
Come early and get a good seat to watch the performances!
Stay tuned here for more details in the coming weeks! If you have questions or would like to help on the day of the picnic with set-up, tear-down and/or activities, please contact Roxanne at 925-462-0750.
CYO Basketball online Registration is now open through September 5 at www.ccopcyo.org. It is open to all Boys and Girls in 3rd - 8th grades, 2014/2015 School Year who are residents of Pleasanton or Sunol. Please register immediately, as there is a late fee for registration between September 1st and September 5th. After that, registration will be closed and children will be placed on a waiting list.
Player Evaluations will be held on September 7, 8, and 9 (Sunday, Monday and Tuesday). For any questions see the website for reference and contact information. We look forward to your participation.
Ministry Sign Ups
Ministry sign-ups for the coming year will be different from the model used in previous years. Fr. Paul will preach at all Masses on one of the weekends, focusing on the importance of shared stewardship of time and talent. Additionally, ministry sign-ups will take place as follows:
In the vestibules of each church after every Mass in September
During faith Formation registration & Open Houses
At the parish picnic
All ministry coordinators will contact their existing teams and see who wants to continue. Anyone who will be continuing will be handed a sign-up form.
Sign-up form [click here] will also be on Facebook.