Upcoming Meetings and Events

Sharing Our Bounty Food Drive: Saturday (9/17) & Sunday (9/18), before all Masses, church narthex

Blessing of Catechetical Ministers: Sunday (9/18) during the 9:30 AM Mass, church

RCIA: Mondays, 7:00 PM, Holy Family

SEAM Board Meeting: Monday (9/19), 7:00 PM, St. Matthew

Adult Bible Study: Tuesday (through 12/6), 9:30 AM, St. Matthew & Zoom, & 7:00 PM, Holy Family & Zoom

Chosen Fathers: Tuesday (9/20), 7:00 PM, St. Mark

Walking With Purpose Online Sessions: Wednesdays (through 12/21), 9:30 AM, Zoom

Legion of Mary: Wednesdays, 7:00 PM, St. Mark

Together Retreat Planning Team: Wednesdays (through 10/12), 7:00 PM, St. Luke

Exton/Lionville Ministerium: Wednesday (9/21), 9:00 AM, St. Mark

7th & 8th Grade Youth Group: Wednesday (9/21), 6:00 PM, CLC

Parish School BLJ: Wednesday (9/21), 7:00 PM, St. Matthew

IAC Team: Wednesday (9/21), 7:00 PM, St. Luke

SAM Game Day: Thursday (9/22), 10:30 AM, St. Matthew

Women at the Well: Thursdays, 7:00 PM, St. Mark

Guitar Group Practice: Thursday (9/22), 7:00 PM, choir room

Walking With Purpose: Fridays, 10:00 AM, Zoom

Crafting Hands: Friday (9/23), 4:00 PM, Wednesday (9/28), 11:00 AM & 7:00 PM, & Thursday (9/29), 10:30 AM, social hall

BLJ Meeting: Monday (9/26), 7:00 PM, St. Luke

Knights of Columbus Officer Meeting: Tuesday (9/27), 7:00 PM, Holy Family

Protecting God’s Children Class: Thursday (9/29), 6:00 PM, social hall

Men’s Choir Practice: Thursday (9/29), 7:00 PM, church

Nourish for Caregivers: Saturday (10/1), 10:30 AM, Holy Family

Blessing of the Animals: Saturday (10/1), 11:00 AM, courtyard

Youth Liturgical Formation Program: Saturday (10/1), 3:00 PM, CLC/social hall


Other Activities of Interest

Compassionate Senior Companions

Are you interested in providing support and compassion to senior citizens in our community?  Compassionate Senior Companions, a company run by Kate Somers, a parishioner at St. Joseph Church, has immediate full-time and part-time positions available for companion and person care aides.  The only qualification needed is a heart for helping seniors.  If you are interested, call or text Kate at 610-639-3547.  

Annual Carnival at Holy Martyrs

Holy Martyrs Parish in Oreland will hold their annual carnival starting Tuesday, September 20 through Sunday, September 24 starting at 6:00 PM daily (3:00 PM on Saturday). Come enjoy time with family and friends! There will be rides, games, plenty of food, craft been & wine. Advance tickets are available for purchase at the rectory office. Family night passes are available for $30 (good on Wednesday night or Saturday afternoon only). For questions, call the parish office at 215-884-8575. See you at the carnival!

Sacred Heart Academy

Sacred Heart Academy Bryn Mawr invites you to visit this fall. Register to attend our Red & White Breakfast on the Hill - Open House events on Friday 9/30, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, and 12/9 from 9-11:00 AM. Registration is also available for our HSPT/Scholarship Exam on Sunday 9/25 and 10/23. Visit our website SHAbrynmawr.org for a full list of virtual and in-person events.

Villa Maria Academy High School Celebrates 150 Years

Family and friends of the Villa Maria community, please join us on Friday, September 30 for Mass followed by an evening celebrating Villa Maria’s 150 years of excellence in educating and empowering young women. For more information and to purchase your ticket, please visit https://www.vmahs.org/villa-events/celebrate-150-years-of-villa-maria.

Oktoberfest at Sacred Heart

Sacred Heart Church in Royersford invites you to join us for our 2nd Annual Oktoberfest!  October 1 from 5:00-10:00 PM.  Authentic German food and beer, live music, dancing, trivia and games - you will find something for the whole family at this fun-filled, family-friendly event!  Tickets sold online at https://www.sacredheartroyersford.org/oktoberfest or in the parish office.  Adult 21+: $35.  Under 21: $20. Sacred Heart Church Gymnasium 838 Walnut Street. Royersford, PA 19468.

Our Lady of Confidence Retreat for Persons with Disabilities

A three-day retreat at Malvern Retreat House has been scheduled for October 11, 12 & 13 for adults with disabilities. The retreat is geared for adults with intellectual, physical or emotional disabilities. The retreat will be directed by a team: Fr. Dennis Weber, Fr. Amal Sawarimuthu, Fr. Mike Speziale and Fr. Steve Surovic. The theme is: Journeying Together:  Communion, Participation & Mission. If you or someone you know would enjoy having their faith in God refreshed and strengthened, register online at: www.opdarchphilly.org. Call 215-587-3530 or email OPD@archphila.org for a brochure and printable registration form. If you would like to be a volunteer companion on this retreat, contact Jenny Mars at marsfam1@gmail.com

O'Hara Class of 72 - 50th Reunion

Cardinal O'Hara High School Class of 1972 will celebrate their 50th reunion on Saturday, October 15 at the Drexelbrook Event Center, Drexel Hill. For more information and tickets go to https://cohs1972reunion50years.eventbrite.com/ or email cohs72reunion@gmail.com .

Healing Retreat

If you or someone you love has been suffering from the emotional and spiritual pains of an abortion no matter how much time has passed – please know that a Rachel’s Vineyard retreat weekend will help your soul transform that pain into a hope for the future. Join us for a safe, loving, and confidential weekend to experience the healing power of God’s infinite mercy from November 4-6 at the IHM Spirituality Center in Malvern. To register or get information, contact: Susan: 610-716-4795 or Georgeann: 484-955-4278.