2017 SPIRIT FM CATHOLIC WOMEN’S CONFERENCE Join women from throughout the Diocese of St. Petersburg on Saturday, September 23rd for a day of friendship, faith, laughs and renewal at the 2017 Spirit FM Catholic Women’s Conference. Speakers include: Jennifer Fulwiler, Patricia Livingston , Fr. Gary Welsh and Big, Big House morning show host, Abby. The day features Mass, Reconciliation, Adoration, breakfast, lunch, wonderful vendors/shopping and of course the famous conference swag bag! Tickets are $45 in advance and sell out quickly, so plan early! For more information and to register visit: myspiritfm.com/WomensConference. Vendor and Sponsorship opportunities are still available.
An Invitation from the Office of the Lay Pastoral Ministry Institute (LPMI) The United States Catholic Bishops provide a road map of goals for dioceses and parishes – the 1st goal is: “Helping Catholics deepen their relationship with Jesus Christ and increase their knowledge of the teaching of the Church;” (USCCB website: http://usccb.org/about ) We are blessed that our Diocese provides the Lay Pastoral Ministry Institute. The LPMI offers contemporary adult education and ongoing faith formation. Our skilled instructors include a variety of priests, deacons and laity who are active in ministerial roles in our diocese. For anyone interested in attending the LPMI Year of Discernment, the registration form and program information can be found on the LPMI web site at: www.dosp.org/lpmi/ For more information, please call the LPMI office at (727) 344-1611, ext. 5458. Registrations are due in the LPMI office no later than September 4, 2017.
Our Lady of Divine Providence House of Prayer is offering a program of prayer for spiritual growth based on “The Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola” called “Abide in Me”. This 9-week program will help deepen your prayer life and bring you into closer union with God. It will be held on Wednesday afternoons beginning September 6th through November 1st from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at our Lady of Divine Providence House of Prayer at 711 South Bayview Ave. Clearwater, FL 33579 (on the west end of the Courtney Campbell Causeway). The Suggested donation for the course is $50. For more information and registration please contact Pat Kochenour at (727) 244-2955. Space is limited so please register early. Please visit our website: www.divineprovidence.org
St. Jerome offers Adult Bible Study Thursday mornings at 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. in the Education Building. Join us for an opportunity to reflect on scripture. Other bible studies are offered throughout the year. (Contact Sister. Lucia/595-4610)
40 HOURS OF EXPOSITION FOR THE FEAST OF CORPUS CHRISTI Our Lady of Lourdes, 750 San Salvador Dr., Dunedin, will be having 40 Hours of Exposition for the Feast of Corpus Christi beginning with Mass on Thursday, June 15th at 7:00 p.m., followed by Exposition. Concluding liturgies begin at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 17th and include Led Holy Hour, Procession, and Benediction. Memorial candles are available for purchase and will be lit in honor of loved ones. You may sign up for one-hour increments of prayer throughout the 40 hours by contacting Lisa at (727) 733-3606 or email@example.com. The main doors of the church will be locked during Adoration from 8:00 p.m. until 7:00 a.m. Please use the entrance by the chapel (Pieta).
St. Brendan's Catholic Church of Clearwater, FL, located on Island Estates, is a loving, vibrant Catholic Church seeking for each and every member a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and His Church.