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1 April 2020 / el 1 de abril 2020
Wednesday, 1 April 2020 / El miércoles, el 1 de abril 2020 Dear brothers and sisters, parishioners of St. Francis of Assisi,/ Estimados hermanos y hermanas, feligreses de san Francisco de Asís, The Lord give you peace, especially in these stressful times. / Que el Señor les dé su paz, especialmente en este tiempo muy esteozado. We, the pastoral ministers of St. Francis of Assisi Parish, continue to hold all of you in prayer as each of you and your loved ones face the uncertainties of health and economic wellbeing that have become our “new ...

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Online Giving Available - www.sfgw.org/donate
Online giving for Sunday Envelope Offering is available.

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Letter to Parishioners / Carta a los feligreses
Letter to Parishioners Carta a los feligreses

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Health Reminders! / ¡Receordatorios de salud!
Due to COVID-19 concerns, the following events are cancelled for the time being, as per directives of the Catholic Diocese of Jackson: All Sunday Masses, other church services (e.g. Stations of the Cross) and meetings St. Francis Elementary School Faith Formation at IHM on Wednesday evening (6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.) Lenten Reflection at St. Francis after the 11:00 a.m. Mass with Fr. Cam Monday evening Bible Study at 6:00 p.m. with Fr. Cam Ministerial Association Ecumenical Luncheon on Wednesday at noon at North Greenwood Baptist Church Debido al nue...

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Local Outreach in Greenwood – “You Matter Ministries” – Wednesday evenings
This past fall 2019, St. John’s United Methodist Church on Grand Boulevard started an outreach that has become You Matter Ministries.  Youth and adult members of all faith communities and people of good will who belong to no faith community are invited to join them on Wednesday evenings to provide a lunch to folks who are hungry.  They meet at 6:50 p.m. at Rail Spike Park and go to two sites – one group in front of the Community Kitchen on Johnson Street and the other group at the Greenwood Community Center (old St. Francis Center) on Avenue I.  T...

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Promoting Prayer for Racial Unity and Reconciliation
A small group of St. Francis parishioners have been gathering on a monthly basis for prayer and dialogue on the challenge of racism, both personal and systemic. As a group, we would like to share with you a prayer card. We invite you to pray this prayer in hopes of bringing about prayerful dialogue between community members in a way that will help us grow closer in unity. We also invite you to join us for prayer and dialogue on the third Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at St. Francis Church. For more information, please talk to Maxine Ford, Stephanie Sanders, Karen Albr...

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For Couples Not (yet) Married in the Catholic Church
If you are a Catholic Christian and are not (yet) married in the Catholic Church but have married in another tradition, are married civilly or cohabiting and would like to see about getting married in the Catholic Church, please contact Fr. Cam or Fr. Kim through the Parish office: 662-453-0623. They will be happy to meet with you confidentially to discuss the matter.  

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Faith Formation / Formación de Fe
No Faith Formation this Wednesday Evening at IHM till further notice. ¡NO hay clases de Formación de Fe este miércoles a ICM!

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Food Pantry / Donativo de Jabón Corporal para la Bodega de Comida de Greenwood
Food Pantry News:  Have you brought bars of soap for the Food Pantry lately? Many bars are needed at this time. Place them in the basket in the back of church. ~~~~~~~~~~ Estamos invitados a donar jabón corporal (sólido o líquido) para los necesitados a la Bodega de Comida (“Food Pantry”) de Greenwood.  Los puede depositar en el bote negro cerca de la entrada de la iglesia.  ¡Gracias!

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The St. Francis Show

Posted on October 13, 2018 in: General News

The St. Francis Show
“The St. Francis Show” on 104.3 FM (WGNL) each Thursday at 10:30 am. You can also follow live-streaming on the parish’s Facebook page. Derrick Faucheux is the show’s weekly host. It is an outreach of St. Francis Parish to share the Good News of Jesus in our contemporary world. 

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Bible Study (Suspended)

Posted on October 05, 2018 in: General News

Bible Study (Suspended)
NO Bible Study this Monday Evening till further notice

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Recycling at St. Francis / Latas de aluminio (de refrescos)
You can drop off your aluminum cans in the trailer at St. Francis (behind the church).  Not only are we helping the environment, but the money goes towards scholarships for St. Francis students.  We thank you for you help! ~~~~~~~~~ Latas de aluminio – Se puede depositar las latas de aluminio para los refrescos en el carrillo detrás de la Iglesia de san Francisco.  El dinero ganado por reciclando estas latas beneficia a la escuela de san Francisco por ayudar a los costos de la cuota escolar para los estudiantes a la escuela.  ¡Gracias p...

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