11511 Lake Hazel Road, Boise, Idaho 83709
Phone: 208-362-6584 Email: email@example.com
Mission Statement: Risen Christ Catholic Community is a parish dedicated to worship, education, service, and a communal life in response to God and the neighbor. Risen Christ, in union with the Diocese of Boise, is committed to the vision of Vatican Council II and the diversity of the Catholic experience.
- Coats for Kids
The Knights of Columbus will collect new or used coats for children in need until November 19/20. Please place coats in the barrel located in the social hall. Coats will be distributed to kids on Black Friday in November at Karcher Mall in Nampa for families in need in Canyon County & surrounding areas.
- Risen Christ Coat Drive
Oct. 23 anyone needing a coat is invited to select one in the social hall from those hung on the racks on Oct 23. Remaining adult coats will be given to Corpus Christi House.
- Knights of Columbus Breakfast
Come socialize at breakfast, sponsored by the KCs after Sunday Masses on October 23. Donation: $5 ages 13 & older, $3 ages 6-12. Children 5 and under, free.
- Church Women United's 2016 Human Rights Celebration
Friday, November 4, 10:00AM at Risen Christ; two guests speakers will enrich the structured program, which includes ecumenical fellowship and reflection, song, and prayer. Tish Thornton, Director of the Catholic Diocesan Office of Worship will describe current outreach efforts with a focus on plans for the annual Thanksgiving Ecumenical and Interreligious Service. Christina Bruce-Bennion, Program Director for the Agency for New Americans will help us better understand the needs of two currently underserved immigrant populations - youth and elderly. To register for the event, contact Gwynne McElhinney at 342-0102 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick
This sacrament, best celebrated when the community gathers for worship, is scheduled November 5/6, at each liturgy. This sacrament is intended for Catholics over the age of 7, the traditional “age of reason,” whose lives have been disrupted by accident or illness-chronic or acute, physical or psychological-or upcoming surgery.
- Thanksgiving Food Box Drive
Risen Christ St. Vincent de Paul Conference needs someone to attend three meetings and coordinate Risen Christ’s Food Box Drive with the city wide drive. All the forms, signs, schedules, and most of the volunteers are available. This is a short term project with a lot of support, but we need you. Call Meghan, 957-3804 or Ginny Centanni, 562-1044.
- Giving Tree
This annual custom, with help from the Jesuit Volunteers, expands and links Christmas giving to people in need. If you know any families at Risen Christ in need, call the parish office. The Giving Tree will then serve Risen Christ families in need as well as the community at large. We need this info soon. Tree goes up Thanksgiving weekend.
- Youth Ministry
Youth Ministry joins in a deanery event “Trick or Treat can food drive” on Sunday, Oct. 23, 6–8PM at Our Lady of the Rosary. We will collect non-perishable food items to be donated to the pantry. Help needed with drivers, counters, and sorters. If you can help, contact Deacon Gary.
- Toiletry Items Needed
Risen Christ Youth will collect individual sized toiletry items for a deanery wide contest to be donated to Corpus Christi House. Please place items in the box in the social hall.
- Nov 3
Parent garthering at Sacred Heart, 7PM. Guest speaker presenting 10 strategies to empower Parenting for Purity. RSVP at 350-7535 to attend.
- Nov 4, XLT
Guest speaker Jason Evert, to discuss Praise and Worship, Adoration at Our Lady of the Valley, 7-9PM.. Geared to all teens; parents are welcomed. A free will donation will be collected.
Religious Ed, Pre-K thru Grade 6
10/23, Pre K-Grade 6, Noon–1PM
10/30, Pre K-Grade 6, Noon–1PM
10/23, Jr. High and High School, Offsite
10/30, Jr. High and High School, NO CLASS
- Young Adult Catholic Conference
Special guests include: Fr. Jose Robles-Sanchez, Sisters of Life, Jake Ineck Band, and more. Register Now: Online registration closes October 21st. Go to Diocese of Boise website for more info or contact: Chris Kreslins: CKreslins@RCDB.org, 350-7547 office, or (616) 450-9227 cell. Cathy Wheaton: CWheaton@RCDB.org, (208) 350-7546.
- Jesuit Speaker Series
Join Ms. Kim Cavnar, a Jesuit educator, Oct. 24, 7PM at St. Paul’s Catholic Student Center, BSU, as she presents, “Jesuit Strong Education: What’s the deal?” All are welcome to this free event. Wine and cheese reception follows. For more info email: email@example.com or call 343-2128.