ST. CLARE CONNECTION 
November 4, 2016
Here's what's happening at St. Clare Church. 
'Connecting Music to Mass' is a weekly article that serve as a tool for formation and prayer, helping relate the music we sing at Mass to the scriptures and liturgical season. There is a link to the Sunday readings, and copies of the hymns referenced in the article.  
THIS WEEKEND AT ST. CLARE
WORKS OF MERCY PRESENTATION  After 5:00 and 8:30 Mass in the Fellowship Hall. Parishioners, Margarita Crupe & Marcia Fix, will give a short talk about the meaning they find in attending and participating in Funeral Masses.
DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME ENDS  Don't forget to turn your clocks back one hour on Saturday night!
EUCHARISTIC ADORATION Following 10:30 a.m. Mass through Monday with Benediction at 11:30 a.m. and Mass at Noon.   XLT ADORATION for teens and young adults from 5:00-5:45 p.m. hour on Sunday.  PATRIOTIC ROSARY from 10:30-11:30 a.m. on Monday before Benediction. 
Try on a new way to pray with contemporary Catholic-Christian music and guided prayer:
XLT ADORATION.  Just 45 minutes from 5:00 to 5:45 p.m. this Sunday, Nov. 6 at St. Clare Church, in the midst of our monthly 24-hour Adoration. Watch the video below to hear one of the songs we will be playing.


LUKE 18 DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 8!
MINISTRY SIGN UPS ONLINE
Thank you to those that have turned in a ministry card.  If you haven't turned in your card yet you may still do so this weekend OR simply click HERE and fill out the quick and easy form online.  CLICK HERE for ministry descriptions.
PRAY AND RELAX:
YOGA SESSION
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10
6:00-7:30 PM

Attention High School Girls Group!! We will meet in the youth room on the lower level of St. Clare School for a pray & relax yoga session. Please join us! 
WORK OF HUMAN HANDS
NOVEMBER 12/13
FELLOWSHIP HALL

Stop by after Mass next weekend for our annual  Work of Human Hands Fair Trade Sale.  

Items available from CRS, Plowshare, and Blessing Baskets include: Scarves, Jewelry, & Assorted Colorful Baskets.

This is a great opportunity to purchase hand crafted international items for Christmas gifts!
THE GOSPEL OF MATTHEW
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 16
7:00 PM
FELLOWSHIP HALL

Interested in learning more about the Gospel for the upcoming liturgical year? Curious about the context, background and main themes of the Gospel of Matthew? Want to get to know Jesus better? Join us for a presentation by Matthew Flynn, Director of Adult Faith Formation and Mission. This event will include prayer and reflection, please bring a bible. Light refreshments provided. 
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