Daily Readings:
For daily readings, please visit the  USCCB website. 
Sunday Homily:

Homily  from Bishop Barron
Saint Spotlight:

(Sunday Homily and Saint Spotlight are courtesy of Bishop  Robert Barron and Word on Fire website. 
If you would like to find out more, please visit the website  

Vocation Flyers:
Prayer to Know My Vocation download
Six Ways to Discover My Vocation  download
Seven Ways Families can Foster Vocations flyer download

Faith Formation
RCIA Classes begin September 15
Would you like to learn more about our Catholic faith? Do you know someone who would like to become Catholic? Come join us every Sunday at 9:00 AM following the 8:00 AM Mass beginning Sunday, September 15 in the St. Thomas classroom. For more information, contact Deacon Tom Coffey at tacoffey@mindspring.com , 770-382-4549, ext. 12, or Dian Hall at dhall@stfac.org , 770-382-4549, extension 20.

Our new year has started!
We will have four classes this year: preschool, K-1st, and 2nd and up. We meet on Tuesdays for classes and then First Fridays (September through May). Please see our website. Go to the church's website, click on 'Ministries for Youth', click on 'Homeschool'.
Also, we will be doing Community Outreach and visiting local nursing homes. The first nursing home has a special need for:
grippy socks
big boxes of tissue/Kleenex
costume jewelry and
If you would be able to help us collect these items, there will be a box in La Salette Hall labeled NURSING HOME. Thank you for your support!
For more information, contact Tiffany Gokey at 678-918-0566 or tyffyny56@yahoo.com.

Parish Life

American Heritage Girls will be coming this Fall!
American Heritage Girls is a Christ-centered character and leadership development program for girls 5 to 18 years of age. AHG is dedicated to the mission of building women of integrity through service to God, family, community and country.
For more information, please contact Tiffany Gokey at 678-918-0566 or tyffyny56@yahoo.com.

Anyone Wishing to Become a New Member of St. Francis
If you would like to become a member of our Parish, please visit  stfac.org and click on the Forms tab to download our parish registration form. You can pick up a Welcome Packet at our Welcome and Connect Desk in the Narthex.

This email contains weekly news and updates from our Parish. If you have any questions about any of the activities mentioned above, please contact Laura in our front office at 770-382-4549 and she will be happy to provide any clarification.