23rd Annual Knoxville Diocesan Council of Catholic Women Convention
April 26-28, 2012 - Edgewater Hotel and Conference Center in Gatlinburg
“Lessons from our Mothers” is the theme being celebrated and highlighted. Take action now by registering with your CCW President or at www.kdccw.org. For additional information contact Amelia Sweeney at firstname.lastname@example.org or 865-209- 9097. Come for the entire convention for only $85 or come for just one day—but come!
Welcome to an eight week study of Church History
The course introduces you to the life of the church from the beginning to Emperor Constantine period.
Monday mornings, beginning March 19, 2012
Time: 9:30 am to 11:00 am
Venue: 1st week in the church office basement. Following meetings will be held in the church community room.
Tuesday evenings, beginning March 27, 2012
Time: 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Venue: Church community room (the new building)
Facilitated by: Sr. Elizabeth Wanyoike ESM, Adult Faith Formation Coordinator. Email: SrElizabeth@sjnknox.org
Please, RSVP to the church office to facilitate further arrangements.
There is going to be a retreat organized for women in preparation for Holyweek.
All women are welcome to spend a day together with the Lord in this retreat. We shall be reflecting on the relationship between the Eucharist and the Passion of Christ. This is to help us deepen our call to live this Eucharistic dimension in our dailylife.
Please RSVP to the church office so we can make arrangements for lunch.
Topic: “Eucharistic Dimension of the Passion of Christ in a Woman’s World”
Date: March 17, 2012
Mass: 9:00 am
Talk: 10:00 am
Personal reflection: 11:00 am
Group reflection and report: 11:30 am – 12:15 pm Prayer together: 12:15 – 12:45 pm
Facilitated by: Sr. Elizabeth Wanyoike ESM - Adult Faith Formation Coordinator
Our St John Neumann Confirmation candidates will be at their retreat March 2 – 4. Please remember them in your prayers before and during the retreat. Consider drawing a candidate’s name (or several) from the basket of names in the Narthex and offer special prayers for them during the coming week.
“For Our Struggle is Not Against Flesh and Blood”. Ephesians 6: 12
This is a Young Men’s only retreat. The participants will learn about strength and courage from the Christian faith perspective.