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.
- Womenís Group Coat Exchange is Back!
Thank you to all who donated coats. We distribute this Sunday, Oct 19 and Oct. 26th. If you or your family or friends require a coat, check out the social hall and take what you need. Leftover coats will be donated.
- Ordination to the Diaconate
Ted Vermaas, a parishioner at Risen Christ and Gary Anderson, Risen Christís Religious Ed coordinator will be ordained to the diaconate next Saturday, October 25th at 11:00AM at St. Johnís Cathedral in Boise by Bishop Michael Driscoll. Ted and Gary have just completed the four year process of academic, personal and spiritual formation Ė called Servant School - that precedes ordination to the diaconate. Ludee Vermaas, Tedís wife and Cindi Anderson, Garyís wife, have also just completed a very similar Servant School process that leads to certification in lay ministry in the Diocese of Boise.
- Knights of Columbus Breakfast
Come socialize at breakfast, sponsored by the Knights after Sunday Masses October 26th. Donation: $5 ages 13 & older, $3 ages 6-12. Children 5 & under, free.
- Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick
This sacrament, best celebrated when the community gathers for worship, is scheduled next Sunday, October 26 at the 8:30 and 10:30 Masses. This sacrament is intended for Catholics over the age of 7, the traditional Ďage of reasoní, whose lives have been disrupted by: accident or illness, chronic or acute, physical or psychological; or upcoming surgery.
- Filipino Retreat
Please join us for a Filipino retreat and Mass at Risen Christ on Oct. 26 at 1PM. Theme: Faith in Jesus and Companionship with Filipino Saints Lorenzo Ruiz & Pedro Calungsod. Retreat Master & Celebrant: Fr. Teodulo Gonzales, S.J. Contact Ludee: firstname.lastname@example.org or 345-8279 for info or to confirm attendance. Cost: FREE. Donations accepted toward retreat master stipend.
- Safe Environment Workshop
The next Safe Environment Workshops are scheduled on Oct. 16 and Oct. 30 at 7PM. If you are interested please contact the parish office. Did you know that if you spend more than 3 hours within 1 year with children and youth you should have the Safe Environment Training? Our Diocese has been very vigilant in protecting children, the church and YOU! Help us be more vigilant by participating in our Safe Environment Workshop.
Youth Ministry, Grades 7 thru 12...
Oct 19: Sr High, grades 9-12, 6:00-7:30PM
Oct 22: Jr High, grades 7-8, 6:00-7:30PM
Oct 26: Sr High, grades 9-12, 6:00-7:30PM
Oct 29: Jr High, grades 7-8, 6:00-7:30PM
- Registration Forms
Registration forms available in the parish office and on the bulletin board outside the social hall.
- Attention All Parishioners
We are in need of volunteers for the 2014/15 Youth Ministry year! If you are interested in helping, please contact Samantha at email listed above. Volunteers can fill many different roles, so contact Samantha and see how you can best help our youth.
Religious Ed, Pre-K thru Grade 6...
Oct 19: Pre - Grade 6, Noon-1PM
Oct 26: Pre - Grade 6, Noon-1PM
- Area-Wide Thanksgiving Food Box Project
Sign up to donate a food box as a family or group after each
Mass: Nov. 8/9 and 15/16. Return food boxes to Risen Christ
on Sunday, Nov. 23. Help also needed to: build shelving at Fairgrounds - Nov. 21 & 22; collect boxes Sunday, November 23 at Risen Christ; pickup trucks needed to transport boxes to Fairgrounds on Sunday, Nov. 23 after collection; distribution of boxes Nov 24/25 at the Fairgrounds. Last year area wide 2,400 boxes serving over 10,000 were donated. Last year Risen Christ donated 120 boxes. This year Risen Christís goal is 150. Questions or to volunteer, call Janine, 409-0037.
- Called & Gifted Weekend
Sacred Heart Church. Who am I? Why am I here? Discover how God has uniquely gifted you to bring His love into the world! January 23 & 24, 2015. See the flyer for more information: Called & Gifted Weekend Flyer