YOUTH CAMP 2014 | 5 – 7 Dec 2014

The annual Youth Camp is back this holiday season and we invite those aged 13 to 22 to join us for a stay-in weekend of fellowship and prayers.

Dates: 5 to 7 December 2014 (Friday to Sunday)
Venue: Church of St Teresa
Camp fee: $25

If you would like to take part, please register at the canteen after Masses or contact Steven John at 91098412.

VISIT TO ST THERESA’S HOME | 5 Dec 2014

The Golden Years Club is organising a visit to St Theresa’s Home at Upper Thomson Road to bring cheer to its residents during Advent.

Date of visit: Friday 5 Dec 2014
Time: 12pm-5pm 

Meet at canteen for lunch. Transport to the home will be provided.

At the home, goodie bags will be given out, there will be songs and games, and snacks will be served to residents.

Singing practice for those who have signed up will be on Saturday 29 November, 3pm-4pm, #02-06 at St Teresa Pastoral Centre.

You may also help in any of the following ways:

+ Make a donation to St Theresa’s Home

+ Make a purchase at the club’s fundraising sale at canteen

+ Help to pack the goodie bags on Saturday 15 November, 2pm-5pm, at St Teresa Pastoral Centre #02-06 (above canteen)

Please register after weekend morning Masses at the canteen if you would like to go as there are limited spaces. Or contact Raymond Ho at 97466770 or email rho.kang@yahoo.com.sg.

SINGAPORE LOURDES EXPERIENCE | 6 Dec 2014

The third Singapore Lourdes Experience (previously held in 2008 and 2004) will take place this December, organised by the Order of Malta Singapore, for those who seek healing and are not able to make the arduous trip to Lourdes in France.

Hundreds of litres of water from the sacred site will be imported for this special event, to be distributed to the sick who attend, and to each parish for distribution to parishioners who are too ill to be at the event venue that day.

Limited complimentary tickets to the event are available on a first-come-first-served basis at the parish office, given only to parishioners. No reservation of tickets is allowed.

Those with medical conditions, please take and complete a form to be certified by your doctor that you are medically fit to attend this event. The form is also with the parish office.

Closing date for submission of medical form and ticket collection is Friday 28 Nov 2014.

 

SINGAPORE LOURDES EXPERIENCE
Date: Saturday 6 Dec 2014
Time: 2pm-7pm

Venue: Singapore Indoor Stadium
Presided by: Archbishop William Goh

 

Organisers: Singapore Association of the Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of St John of Jerusalem of Rhodes and of Malta. It is a religious order of the Catholic Church and is active in 120 countries around the world.

Lourdes in the south of France is one of the sites where the faithful believe the Virgin Mary appeared to St Bernadette in 1858. Many cases of healing have been attributed to Mary’s intercession on behalf of pilgrims, who travel faithfully there to drink and bathe in the spring waters near the grotto of her appearance.

Grotto at Lourdes, France

PARISH DIALOGUE | 23 Nov 2014


To celebrate the end of the liturgical year, we welcome you to join members of our various parish organisations for a dialogue, to discuss and find ways to build a more vibrant and caring parish community.

There will be an open dialogue on a number of shortlisted proposals received by our parish organisations on how to achieve this. This will be followed by lunch at about 12.30pm, when we will break into groups to work through the shortlisted proposals. After lunch, we will gather back at the auditorium to share the feedback and conclusions from the groups. We will aim to end the dialogue at 3pm.

After that, those who are able to are invited to stay for tea till 4pm to socialise and get to know fellow parishioners better.

 

Date: Sunday 23 Nov 2014
Time: 10am-3pm (dialogue with lunch break); 3pm-4pm (tea)
Venue: Auditorium, Level 3, Parish House

 

Admission: By registration only for catering purposes. Forms available at bulletin stands at back of church or in parish office. Registration deadline is Sunday 16 Nov 2014. For members of parish organisations, please register through your group heads.

HEALTH TALK BY MOUNT ALVERNIA HOSPITAL | 8 Nov 2014

Health Talk: All You Want to Know about Falls

Mount Alvernia Hospital and our church jointly present this talk for anyone keen to know about falls among the aged and for their caregivers.

 

SPEAKER
Dr Chan Kin Ming
Consultant Geriatrician at Mount Alvernia Hospital

DATE     Saturday 8 Nov 2014
TIME      4pm to 5.15pm
VENUE   Church of St Teresa, Auditorium, Level 3, Parish House

 

Please register for the talk at the canteen after Sunday morning Masses or at the parish office by Sunday 26 October 2014.

 

PROGRAMME
4pm – 4.15pm | Opening address by Mr Goh Hock Soon, Director, Corporate Development Mount Alvernia Hospital
4.15pm – 5pm | Talk
5pm – 5.15pm | Q&A session

 

About Mount Alvernia
Mount Alvernia is a general acute care Singapore hospital with tertiary medical capabilities and two multi-disciplinary medical specialist centres. Our network of over 1,000 accredited specialists spans more than 20 medical disciplines ranging from cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery, neurology, neurosurgery, orthopaedic, ophthalmology to general surgery and much more.

Mount Alvernia Hospital has an established reputation for obstetric, gynaecology and paediatrics services. We have served generations of families and remain a popular choice for maternity services, parentcraft and babycare.

At Mount Alvernia, we combine best clinical practices with service excellence and compassionate care to provide value-for-money quality healthcare. We are also the only private hospital in Singapore offering dedicated Clinical Pastoral Care to all patients and their families.

 

For enquiries, contact Raymond Ho at 97466770 or email rho.kang@yahoo.com.sg 

SUNDAY SCREENING | 9 Nov 2014

Image: Facebook / History Channel

Join us for a screening of an episode from the the History Channel’s miniseries ‘The Bible: Mission’, which focuses on Jesus’ ministry as He performs the miracles of the fish and loaves, and the raising of Lazarus, in the days before His Passion. 

A great chance to share your faith with friends and family, so get them together and invite them along! 

Date: Sunday 9 Nov 2014
Time: 3pm to 5pm
Venue: Auditorium, Level 3, Parish House