St. Timothy Catholic Church - St. Timothy Church

St. Timothy Catholic Church
IGLESIA de SAN TIMOTEO
1515 Dolan Avenue (near 3rd & Norfolk), San Mateo, CA 94401
Parish Office: (650) 342-2468 Fax: (650) 342-8156 Web: www.sttims.us
PASTORAL STAFF
Rev. Francis Mark P. Garbo, Pastor
Rev. Deacon Angel Aguilar, Parish Deacon
Rev. Deacon Nicolas Rodriguez, Parish Deacon
Rev. Deacon Faiva Po’oi, Parish Deacon
Rev. Deacon Fred Totah, Parish Deacon
Rev. Deacon Abel Mejia, Parish Deacon
TONGAN USA CHAPLAIN:
Rev. Sione Malakai Katoa
(650) 342-2470
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
Robin Dewar-O’Leary
MINISTERIOS HISPANA:
Rev. Deacon Nicolas & Rev. Deacon Abel (650) 342-2468
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BAPTISM/BAUTISOS
Parents should call the Parish Office 2 months in advance.
Los padres deveran de informar a la oficina, con dos meses
de anticipación.
SECRETARY/BULLETIN EDITOR
Trudy Marie Guella
PAROCHIAL SCHOOL PRINCIPAL
Ms. Michelle J. Timmons (650) 342-6567
FAITH FORMATION PROGRAM
Anamaria Park (650) 579-0901
MARRIAGE/MATRIMONIOS
Couples should call at least 6 months ahead of time.
Por favor avisarnos con seis meses de anticipación.
MUSIC DIRECTOR
Mr. Peter Mafi, Jr.
PENANCE/CONFESIONES
Saturdays from 3:30 - 4:30 or by appointment
Los sábados de 3:30 - 4:30 ó previa cita.
RCIA
Rev. Deacon Faiva Po’oi (650) 867-4049
MASS SCHEDULE/ HORARIO DE MISAS
Saturday/Sábado 8 a.m. & 5:00 p.m.
Sunday/Domingo 7:30, 9:00, 10:30 & (12:00 en Español)
Monday-Saturday 8:00 a.m. (in the Church)
Lunes a sábado 8:00 a.m. (en la Iglesia)
NEW MEMBERS: We welcome all new parishioners
and invite you to register in the parish by filling out the
information on the inside flap. Either mail it to the
office or put it in the collection basket. Thank You.
SACRAMENTS-SICK CALLS / ATENCION A ENFERMOS
Contact the Parish Office if you know of a parishioner who is
not able to come to Mass or is in the hospital./Si conocen a
una persona que esta en hospital o no puede llegar a Misa, por
favor informar a la oficina.
PARISH OFFICE HOURS/HORARIOS DE LA OFICINA
Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Lunes a Viernes - 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
PARISH OF ST. TIMOTHY
Mission Statement
Welcome to the Parish Family of St. Timothy. We invite you to join with us on our journey of faith.
Our Mission is to challenge our people to grow, to encourage discipleship, to build community,
and to inspire service to all by doing the following:
 Nurturing spiritual growth/faith formation of all
 Celebrating our diversity while focusing on unity
 Discovering our gifts in order to motivate service
 Embracing our talents which enables us to bring Christ to others
 Developing our liturgy to be meaningful and representative of our entire parish family
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2010
November
TODAY’S READING
Gospel — Since you were faithful in small matters, I
will give you great responsibilities.
Matthew 25:14-30
NOV 15 THROUGH NOV 22
SAT
5:00
SUN
7:30
Special Intention of Danijela Dornan
9:00
Birthday of Ioane Pita
+ Siale Green & Souls in Purgatory
10:30
12:00
Our Confirmation Students
Birthday of Viliami Vakauta
Birthday of Talavao Pita
+ David Loaiza
+ Francisco Miguel Sevilla
MON
8:00
Birthday of Eymard DeOcapo
Birthday of Ioane Pita
Maria Victoria Barba
TUES
8:00
+ Soul of Sesimani Lolohea &
+ Ani Fifita
Magdalina Cabras
Elizabeth Santos
WED
8:00
+ Birthday of Mary Ana Maristella
+ Ester Bella
Thanksgiving for Cura & Punzalan
THUR
8:00
+ Birthday of Ann Petersen
FRI
8:00
+ All Departed Souls
SAT
8:00
Congratulations to our Confirmation
Candidates. May the Holy Spirit
shine upon them on this special day
and for the rest of their lives.
We Welcome Bishop Robert McElroy
who celebrates the
Sacrament of Confirmation
this Saturday, November 15th.
Jonathan Aguillares
Sosefina Moala
Michelle Castellanos
Abraham Mora
Finau Faleofa
Juan Morales
Jose Garcia
Gabriela Morgan
Yasmin Gomez
Jennifer Nunez
Elisabet Espinoza Hernandez
Gianna Raucher
Robert Jaurigui
Yolanda Sanchez
Aylin Loaiza
Cecilia Tapueluelu
Gabriel Lopez
Sosaia Tuitavake
Soane Mafi
Abigail Vargas
Marjorie Miranda
Israel Zarco
Birthday of Cecilia Pita
We will celebrate our
Next weekend NOV 22— NOV 23
SAT
5:00
SUN
7:30
9:00
10:30
12:00
+ Pablo Alcalá
Thanksgiving Day Mass
on Thursday, November 27th at 9:00 am.
Isabel Martinez
Birthday of Ethan Toy
+ Soul of Mele Makoni
9th Wedding Anniversary of
Clara & Mario Mihelicek
Carmen Gonzales &
Maria del Carmen Gonzales
+ Francisco Miguel Sevilla
Let us Pray for all our sick,
especially Ronald Robles, Alex Raygoza,
Benjamin Antonio Uribe-Sevilla, and for
all who care for them.
All Souls Offering Envelopes are available at the entrances of
the Church. You may list the names of your dearly departed
and put the envelopes in the collection basket.
Let us pray for all of our faithful departed,
especially Fr. Eugene F. Duggan,
Mrs. Mary Ghiorso, Mr. Alejandro Batac Vergara,
Marjorie Watkins, Imelda Ceseña, Leo Zambito,
Leo Iacono, Brad Halsey and for family and friends left
behind.
Check our website: www.sttims.us
San Mateo, California
Church of St. Timothy
The St. Vincent de Paul Society
with the help of our
Youth Expressing Spirit Group
will deliver Thanksgiving Turkey
Dinners to Families on Saturday, Nov. 22nd.
YOU CAN FEED THE HUNGRY WITH DONATIONS
OF SAFEWAY CERTIFICATES, MONEY, CANNED
AND NON PERISHABLE FOOD.
OUR CHRISTMAS BAZAAR IS
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 7TH
FROM 8 AM TO 2 PM!
Activities Include:
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Breakfast
Christmas Music
Christmas Boutique
Appetizing cuisines from the Filipino,
Tongan and Hispanic groups
Christmas Basket Auction
Raffle Prizes
Sweet Shoppe
Kid’s Room
Photo with Santa for Kids of all ages
We Need Your Support!
Invite Your Family and Friends
and buy Your tickets Now.
SAVE THE DATES FOR OUR ADVENT EVENTS
Wednesday, December 3rd
Advent Movie:
“Mary of Nazareth” 6:30 pm
To be announced: Church or GYM
Wednesday, December 10th
Advent Reconciliation: 7:00 pm
St. Timothy School
We are now accepting applications for the
2015-16 school year.
We would love to show you around our
wonderful parish school. If you missed our
November tour, we will be holding another tour in
December: Thursday, December 11 at 8:30 am.
If this time is not convenient for you, or if
your student is entering grades 1 through 7, tours
can be scheduled by calling our office.
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LECTURA DE HOY
Evangelio— Porque has sido fiel en lo poco, ven
a comparƟr la alegría de tu Señor.
Mateo 25:14-30
Felicitaciones a nuestros estudiantes
de Confirmacion.
Con Obispo Robert McElroy
el Sabado, 15 de Noviembre
Gracias por suapoya en la venta de comida hispana
que se llevo a cabo el domingo 9 de noviembre.
Recaudamos $515 que lo usaremos para los qastos
en nuestra celebracion de la Virgen de Guadalupe.
Nuestra proxima venta sera el domingo
23 de Noviembre.
CCD- Formacion de Fe
Todavia estamos aceptando aplicaciones para
los estudiantes del noveno grado que estan listos para
comenzar Confirmacion I.
Si no estan registrados, por favor pase por la oficina.
Para todos los Miembros de la Parroquia,
Voluntarios, Catequistas, Lideres, Jovenes y Adultos.
Quisieramos invitarlos a la Conferencia de Formacion de Fe
el viernes 21 y sabado 22 de noviembre, 2014 en el Centro
de Convenciones de Santa Clara.
Por favor registrese
ahora! Registrese al: www.faithformationconference.com
“Viviendo el Evangelio con Gozo”
ALCOHOLICOS ANONIMOS
Para quienes desean liberarse de las cadenas del alcoholism,
las reunions son los Martes, Jueves y Viernes a las 7:30 pm.
AL-ANON
Esperanza y Ayuda para Familiares y Amigos De personas que tienen
problemas con su forma de beber.
7:00-9:30 pm Lunes.
SAINTS AND SPECIAL OBSERVANCES
Monday:
Tuesday:
Friday:
Saturday:
St. Elizabeth of Hungary
Dedication of the Basilicas of Ss. Peter
and Paul; St. Rose Philippine Duchesne
The Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary
St. Cecilia
St Timothy Dinner / Dance Fundraising Event
Door Opens @ 600PM
Saturday November 29, 2014
Donation $35.00 / Person
Contact Persons:Felix and Rose Aquino
(650) 579-1068 Home (650) 619-8010 Mobile
YES - Youth Expressing Spirit
Grade 6 - 12 Youth Ministry
Meetings: 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month
www: st_tims_yes@sttims.us - 408-464-6512
Please feel free to bring non-perishable foods or
monetary donations to our meetings for our
St. Vincent de Paul Thanksgiving Day food pantry.
CCD-Faith Formation
We are still accepting applications for those who are
in the ninth grade and are ready to enter into
Confirmation I. If you have not registered, please
come by the office Tuesday, Wednesday and
Thursday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. 579-0901
BINGO
Every Friday Night
Doors Open: 5:00 pm
Games Start: 7:00 pm
Regular games pay: $250
Admission: $17 per person
Questions? Call: 650-464-0119
NEW
PARISHIONERS
WELCOME-BIENVENIDOS
Web Site: www.sttims.us
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NAME/NOMBRE
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ADDRESS/DIRECCION
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CITY/CIUDAD ZIP/AREA POSTAL
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PHONE/TELEFONO
__ New Parishioner
__ Address change
Gifts for God - Colección
Last weekend’s collection:
$ 5,061.
2nd: Religious Education:
$ 1,232.
Contributions must be in an envelope labeled with your name,
address and envelope number for your tax statement.
This week’s 2nd collection is for
St Timothy Parish School.
Next week’s 2nd collection is for
CCD/Faith Formation.
Friday Devotions Come and spend an
hour with our Lord in
the Blessed Sacrament.
The Exposition and Adoration of the
BLESSED SACRAMENT is in the Chapel at
5:45 pm and Benediction at 6:45 pm.
Thank You for your support in the Hispanic
Food Sale last Sunday. We raised $515 for the
celebration of the Feast of Our Virgin of
Guadalupe. Our next food sale will be Sunday,
November 23rd.
Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults
Do you wish to be Baptized, Confirmed or
receive Holy Eucharist? If you want to learn
more about your faith, come to class.
Wednesdays, from 7:00 to 8:30 pm. in the Parish Office.
Bible Study is on Mondays in the Parish Office from
7 to 8 pm. Call Deacon Faiva Po’oi at 867-4049 to register.
COUPLES FOR CHRIST
San Francisco Peninsula Chapter
Christian Life Program on Saturday’s, @ 6PM
until November 22, 2014 at ST. TIMOTHY CHURCH
For all Parishioners, Volunteers, Ministers, Catechists,
Parish Leaders , Youth and Adults.
We would like to invite you to the
Faith Formation Conference
Friday, November 21 & 22, 2014,
Santa Clara Convention Center
Please register now!
Registration: www.faithformationconference.com
“Living the Gospel Joyfully “