WE ARE A LIVE AND VIBRANT PARISH
Don't bury the talents you've
been blessed with Matthew 25:14
The Parable of
"Again, it will be like a man going on a
journey, who called his servants and entrusted his
property to them. To one he gave five talents of money,
to another two talents, and to another one talent, each
according to his ability. Then he went on his journey.
The man who had received the five talents went at once
and put his money to work and gained five more. So also,
the one with the two talents gained two more. But the
man who had received the one talent went off, dug a hole
in the ground and hid his master's money.
long time the master of those servants returned and
settled accounts with them. The man who had received the
five talents brought the other five. 'Master,' he said,
'you entrusted me with five talents. See, I have gained
"His master replied, 'Well done, good
and faithful servant! You have been faithful with a few
things; I will put you in charge of many things. Come
and share your master's happiness!'
If you are interested
in joining any of our Committees contact the office or
group of people who have expertise in the upkeep and
maintenance of buildings and property. This group meets
twice a year to assess and prioritize the needs of the
church re: repairs and maintenance so that the Finance
Committee can plan effectively. If you have the required
expertise and can help us in this area, please leave
your name at the Church office 273-6630.
for the finances of the Parish, this committee analyses
the monthly financial reports and makes decisions on
capital expenditures. They ensure the maintenance of the
church building is looked after by taking an active part
in selecting competent tradespeople to accomplish
necessary repairs as well as personally assisting in
minor repairs. If interested, please leave your name at
the parish office 905-273-6630.
IF you are
a practical Catholic man at least 18 years old, the
Knights of Columbus may be just what you have been
searching for. You can become as involved as you wish.
Just remember that the Knights offer an opportunity for
fellowship with people who share the same beliefs, and
who recognize the same duty to God, community and family
as yourself. Family is paramount in the Knights of
Columbus; husbands, wives, children and grandchildren.
All Knights of Columbus programs allow families to work
together to aid their church and community while
enjoying the fellowship of other families in the parish.
For more information, please call Doug Meier (905)273-6630.
PETER & PAUL OUTREACH MINISTRY
new ministry group serves the needs of the parish in
many ways. Our seniors are provided with transportation
to Sunday 10:30 Mass from the seniors buildings in the
parish. Outings for seniors are planned as well as
gatherings on Thursday afternoon for games and songs in
the parish hall after the 12:10 p.m. Mass. Meals are
prepared and served once a month for a seniors centre in
the community. This group is also involved, with
assisting those in need, by providing food during the
year and hampers at Christmas time. Anyone interested in
joining this ministry is asked to contact them by
calling 905-273-6630 x301.
include an Annual Retreat, day pilgrimages, and special
day trips for seniors but all parishioners are invited
so that seniors do not feel they are an isolated group.
If interested in helping contact Vilma Prescod at
decorating the Church for the important feasts and
seasons of the Church year. If interested in helping on
the committee, leave your name and number at the parish
Please email us or call leaving your name