PATRONAL FEAST: Once again, we will welcome OES alumni back to campus as we celebrate the Nativity of St. John the Baptist on Sunday, June 23. This year at the 10:00am service we will celebrate “Let the ‘Son’ Shine In: A Liberation Mass” marking the advances for a number of marginalized communities in the last 50 years and featuring songs from the top playlists of 1969.
LIGHTS, CAMERA, AUCTION! SAVE the DATE: AUGUST 10. Let’s make this a fun, fantastic event! You are the STARs that will shine because of your time, talent and treasure! Monica 503-757-3385. Share your ideas!
PARISH RETREAT, Worship in Spirit & in Truth, runs Friday evening, July 19-July 20 at 5pm at Menucha Retreat Center. That Sunday, we conclude with an Outdoor Mass at St. John’s. Details of the retreat program, children’s activities and room assignments can be found in the March Forerunner. Until then, Save the Dates for fellowship and worship.
WILLIAM TEMPLE HOUSE – We collect food and hygiene products throughout the year for distribution at William Temple House’s Food Pantry. A collection bin is in the Narthex. William Temple House has asked if we could gear our food donations in April, May and June to Tuna, Mayonnaise and Cooking Oil. A list of other needed items is available on WTH’s website.