Catholic Church

Saint Martha

9221 Biscayne Blvd., Miami Shores, FL 33138  Phone: (305) 751-0005
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This Week

Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time - July 22, 2018

Mass Schedule

Saturday Vigil Mass:
5:00pm in English.

English Sunday Masses:
8:30am and 10:30am.

Misas Dominicales en Español:
12:30pm.

Sacrament of Reconciliation:
Saturdays, 4:00pm to 5:00pm.

Daily Mass:
Monday-Saturday 8:30am in English.

Holy Day Masses:
8:30am and 11:45am in English / 7:00pm en Español.
Unless otherwise noted in the bulletin/ A menos que se indique otra hora en el boletin.

Let’s Celebrate St. Martha’s Feast

Sunday, July 29th at 2:00pm in the Parish Hall.

Everyone is welcome. Like in past years we are asking all attendees to bring a cover dish to share with others. We will have a table outside the Church to collect what everyone is bringing to avoid too many duplicates

Religious Education

Welcome! Religious Education Registration will be open for all St. Martha families who are new to our program as well as returning families. We welcome children and youth in grades Kindergarten through High School who wish to receive faith formation and preparation to receive the sacraments of Christian Initiation, Baptism, First Communion and Confirmation.

You may register in person in the Religious Education Office located inside the Parish Office.

We will be accepting registrations starting on July 17 through August 30, 2018. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10:00am to 3:00pm.

Requirements at the time of Registration:

  • Bring a copy of the Baptism Certificate,
  • Birth Certificate.

Registration fees: (non-refundable) We offer a discounted registration fee if registration is received on or before August 31, 2018. Discounted registration fee: $150 per student/ yearly and $50 per sibling/ yearly.

If registration fee is received after August 30, 2018: A fee of $20 per family will be added to your total amount.

Payment should be received in full at registration time. Payments may be made in cash, credit card and check.

Contact Information
Dennys Cabrera
Religious Education Director
Phone: (305) 751-0005 / (786) 619-7609 (text only)
Email:
Parish Office:
9221 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami Shores, Florida 33138

60th Anniversary

Tribute Ad

Honor the Clergy for their commitment to Serving Our Church and Community in South Florida.

Diamond $3,000

Full Screen Ad in the Electronic Ad Display and Commemorative Book (30 Word Max, Plus Your Name; Ad Can Include a Photo) Ad Displayed at the Gala.

Gold $1,500

Half-screen Ad in the electronic Ad display and commemorative book (25 word max, Plus your name; Ad can include a photo) at displayed at the gala.

Silver $750

Quarter-Screen Ad in the Electronic Ad Display and Commemorative Book (20 Word Max Plus Your Name) Ad Displayed at the Gala.

Bronze $250

“Shout-Out Tribute”- One Line Message, Plus Name Shared on Screen (Includes 10 Words, Plus Your Name).

Visit www.Adomdevelopment.org/Tributeads or Contact Grace Veloz At (305) 762-1064 or

2018 Archbishop’s Charity and Development Drive

Click on image above to view the video

Our Goal for the 2018 ABCD Campaign: $139,944.

Thank you!

THANK YOU to everyone who generously made a commitment to the 2018 Archbishop’s Charities and Development Drive (ABCD). To date, several of our parish families have responded. However, we need the support of all members of St. Martha Catholic Church if we are to be successful in reaching our parish goal of $139,944.

ABCD is our opportunity to unite together as one Catholic family, to answer Jesus’ call to help our brothers and sisters in their time of need- even a small gift can make a big difference. Whether your gift is $50, $365, $500 or even $1,000, it is truly impactful and appreciated.

If you have not yet responded to the 2018 ABCD, please consider making a gift—a gift from the heart—by using the pledge envelopes available in the pews or by making a gift online at www.isupportabcd.org.

Thank you for all that you do and the spirit in which you do it! God bless you!

Planned Giving and Stewardship

Charity may be a very short word, but with its tremendous meaning of pure love, it sums up man's entire relation to God and to his neighbor. -- St Aelred of Rievaulx

Read the many you can make a gift to the Archdiocese of Miami, www.adomdevelopment.org/how-to-make-agift/.

There are many ways you can give a gift to St. Martha Catholic Church, spend nothing during your lifetime, and actually provide more for your heirs.

Contact the rectory or call the Office of Planned Giving at (305) 762-1110 for information.

“Give and it shall be given to you. Good measure pressed down, shaken together, running over, will they pour into the fold of your garment. For the measure you measure with will be measured back to you.” (Luke 6:38)

Annual Giving Statements

If you are not a registered parishioner yet, click here to register or update your registration.

Volunteers Opportunities

We currently have a few volunteer openings Click here to know more

High School Teens, Come join!

Meet new friends and get closer to Christ. We meet every other Friday at 7:00pm in rooms B & C of the Parish Hall. Food is provided.

Middle School Youth Ministry!
For middle schoolers.

Fridays during school year. 7-9pm in Parish Hall. Contact Shafik Palis -

Offerings
July 14th & July 15th
5:00pm $ 846.00
8:30am $ 1,064.00
10:30am $ 537.00
12:30pm $ 1,108.00
Total $ 3,555.00
Your gift helps to fulfill the mission of reaching Miami Shores for Jesus Christ. In thanksgiving for God’s gift, please budget a generous weekly offering in proportion to your household income.
Elijah Vocation Cup

Will you commit to a week of prayer for vocations?
Please sign up at the Information Table. Thank you for your participation in this important ministry!

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