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Bulletin of August 24, 2014

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Sanctuary Lamp   Votive Lamp Of St. Peregrine

In Memory of
A Screaming Eagle who faced death like he did life: Courage, Confidence and Resolve.

May our merciful Lord grant peace and strength to his beloved wife, Patricia and their children.



We join our prayers with the Saint to lift her
up to Jesus for His mercy and strength in her
grave illness.
Rev. Alex Vargas

Meditation Garden of St. Peregrine Plaque Dedicications

Endow a brick in the path or a plaque on the Memorial wall of our upcoming beautiful Meditation Garden of St. Peregrine to proclaim your love and the good name of cancer victims and survivors.

Stop by the Parish Office to make a dedication today!

  • Brick Paver: $300
  • Black Marble Wall Plate (under Pieta): $500
  • Black Column: $1,000
  • Small White on End Column: $500
  • White Large (bottom 4 rows of wall): $1,000
  • White XL (top 2 rows of wall) $5,000

My Blessing Light

Candle Dispenser

Light a candle for a loved one. We have a candle dispenser located in the Saint Peregrine Garden and the Grotto.

Get yours today for a modest fee!

Chancellors of St. Thomas More

The Chancellors of St. Thomas More would like you to join them. This is a group of men who take the time and dedication to study and practice the word of the Lord.

With the love of Christ in the life of each man there in makes better husbands, fathers and men.

If you would like to join please contact:
Roberto - 561-635-0520
Bob - 561-699-1507

Living Rosary

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Living Rosary. Following the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary last Friday.

It was a beautiful time of worship in bringing us together in a prayerful way of life and devotion.

Labor Day

CLOSED on Labor Day Monday September 1st.

National Back to Church Sunday

Bring a friend , loved one or a guest to our parish
and together we can bring the fold of Christ back to those
who have been away from his Church so they
too may feel his love and hear his word.

Renewal of Wedding Vows

Renewal of Wedding Vows are celebrated on the last Saturday of the month at the 5:30pm Mass.

Please contact the Parish Office
to sign up for the month of your Anniversary!


St. Thomas More in
your Last Will & Testament!

An Appointment with God

Monday, August 25th from 6:30pm to 8:00pm at Church

Join us for an evening of Prayer & Meditation.
An intimate moment with God.

Don't miss this opportunity of getting closer
to our Lord through the power of prayer.

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Upcoming Events Calendar
  September     October     November  
  St. Peregrine Mass
- September 13th
    Blessing of the Animals
- October 4th
    All Saints' Day
- November 1st
   Back to Church Sunday
- September 21st
    Life Chain
- October 5th
    All Souls' Day
- November 2nd
         Cancer Awareness Dinner
- October 18th
    St. Peregrine Mass
- November 8th
         Madonna CCW Craft Show
- October 11th & 12th
    Appointment with God
- November 10th
        Priesthood Sunday
- October 26th
    Women's Retreat
- November 22nd

Women's Retreat

"Are You Anxious? Are You Worried?
Have a Mary Heart in a Martha World."

November 22nd - 8:00am - 7:00pm

Mark your calendars to attend our Women's Retreat.
This is a day of spiritual relief for the women
who work hard to make things possible in our life.

Click here to download the form

Join the St. Thomas More Children's Choir

Join the Saint Thomas More Children's Choir and Make a Joyful Noise Unto the Lord.

Rehearsals are held on Thursday evenings at 5:00pm in Faith Formation Room#2 and the Choir sings at 8:30am
Mass each Sunday.

Come & Praise The Lord with your voice!

Life Chain Rosary   Exaltation of the Holy Cross

The Life chain takes place on
Sunday, October 5th 2014.

There will be a pro-life Rosary that day.
Please come out and show your support!

  On the Sunday of September 14th,
we celebrate the
Holy Cross as the instrument of our
Salvation at all masses.

R.C.I.A Night of Inquiry

August 29th or September 12th from 7:00 - 8:00pm in the Chapel

Please join us for a night of inquiry. Each year men and women feel the call to explore the Catholic Faith. Some are discerning entering the faith. And others, although they were baptized Catholic, did not complete their Sacraments.

To Signup please contact:
Cindy Degler-Perez - Degler
Lillian Rivera -


We encourage our families to consider the Sacrament of BAPTISM for their children!

Here are a few Major Requirements:

  1. Must be an ACTIVE registered parishioner for at least 6 months
  2. Both Parents and God Parents must attend Baptismal Preparation Class
  3. One God Parent has to be Catholic
  4. The God Parent that is Catholic must provide eligibility letter stating that they can be a sponsor for baptism.
  5. $50.00 donation.
  Please feel free to go on our website for more information at or call the parish office at (561) 737-3095.  

Would you like us to pray for you?

We make it simple through our app! Here's How:

  • Go to Google Play (Android) or Apple App Store (Iphone)
  • Search for "Thomas More Church"
  • Click Download
  • Go to our Prayer Wall
  • Submit your prayers and let our priests and parishioners pray for you or a loved one.

Altar Server Training!

September 27th at 9:00am

It is the time for our youth who decide to serve on the Altar to receive their training so they may better serve our church, clergy and Christ.

If interested please contact or visit our Parish Office to sign up.

Priesthood Sunday
Remember to mark your calendars
and join Father Harris and the
Clergy for a Solemn Mass and reception on
October 26th at 12:30pm

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Madonna CCW

Would like to thank our parishioners for being generous and donating so many wonderful items towards the Madonna CCW Holiday Art & Craft Show.

Vendors Needed for Madonna CCW's Annual Holiday Art & Craft Show

Saturday, October 25th and Sunday, October 26th

The event will be held in the Faith Formation Building. Articles available: hand knitted & crocheted clothing, blankets, quilts, pillows, glassware, Christmas ornaments & decorations, leather goods, art work, jewelry, children's toys & books and much more.

Consider doing your Christmas shopping early while benefitting your parish! The Sweet Shoppe will be fully stocked with home made baked goods, candies and healthy foods for your enjoyment.

For more information call Terry: 561-967-0358.

Madonna CCW   Saint Peregrine Mass

The Madonna CCW are a devout group that look to bring members spirituality and their own devotion to the Blessed Mother under the patronage of Our Lady of Good Counsel.

For more information please contact
Terry 561-967-0358


Join us on
Saturday, September 13th at 10:30am
in the Saint Peregrine Garden.

This is a blessed Mass dedicated to those
suffering from Cancer and other

Saint Thomas More Preschool Presents

Chi Mangia Bene, Mangia Italiano
Dinner & Auction

  November 15th  

Blessing of the Animals   Stop by our Parish Gift Shop

Saturday, October 4th
Join us for our Blessing of the Animals!
This is a time we take to remember
the animal companions in our lives.
Bring them by and let us give them a blessing.


Monday - Friday:
9:00am - 2:00pm

Saturday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Sunday: 8:00am - 2:00pm

Food Drive continues

STM continues to hold a food drive on the last weekend of each month. Please contribute unopened, unexpired, nonperishable food items to benefit a local food pantry. Collection bins will be located at each entrance of the church.

Collection Date : August 30th & 31st

Cancer Awareness Dinner
  October 18th at 7:00pm  

As the year winds down we are approaching the event of the annual Cancer Awareness Dinner. This is a time for our parishioners and guests to enjoy a night with great food in what we know will be a memorable night for the Saint Thomas More Community. So mark your calendars and stay tuned for more information.

We hope to see you there!

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Sticky Faith

As people of faith we turn to God in prayer. Prayer is talking and listening to God.
We can pray alone, or we can join with others in communal prayer.
In praising and thanking God for the gift of our lives,
we also ask God for help because we trust in his love.

Attention Faith Formation Parents

Mandatory meeting for parents of Faith Formation students Monday, September 8th at 6:00 pm in the Parish Center.

Important information regarding the
upcoming school year will be discussed.

Classes Begin September 22nd
We are excited to welcome back our
students and to meet our new students.
See you soon!

Mandatory Welcome Back Mass

Join us as we celebrate the beginning of our
Faith Formation School year for 2014-2015!

September 14th at 12:30pm

A reception following mass will be in the
Faith Formation building.

Students can meet their teachers, and get their books and
shirts. Student photos will be taken for ID cards.

Now Accepting Fall Registrations

Welcome to STM Preschool 2014-2015 School Year

We welcome back our returning families as well as all our new families that are joining the STM family. We enjoyed our first day of meeting new friends, learning, and having fun!

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St. Peregrine Cancer Care Ministry

This is a hope ministry and while it involves prayer, counsel and assistance. It is centered on bringing God's hope to patients and their caregivers, family and friends.

This Bible-based ministry training program has been developed to equip God's people with the tools needed to bring hope to the millions who are living with cancer.

They meet every third Saturday of the month in
Faith Formation Room#2 from 1:00pm to 2:30pm
It will be a time of testimonial & sharing.

Widows and Widowers Welcome New Members

We will begin our new season on September 17th at 1:00pm in Faith Formation Room #4.

We are a social group organized to encourage others to come to the realization that we can go forward in our lives by making new friends who share a common ground.

For more information contact:
Phyllis Fitzpatrick 737-1414
Lucille Holloway 731-3111

Gift shop Volunteers

The Gift shop is asking for help. We are looking for volunteers that are willing to volunteer and dedicate their time to the gift shop.

If you or someone you know would like to volunteer on Saturday or Sunday in the gift shop please give us a call at 561-737-3095 and ask to speak with Mrs. Fanny Diaz or stop by our front office.

Thanks and God Bless you.

Women of God Ministry

The Women of God invite you to join them as they pray and study the word of Christ. This devout group of women give for the better of God and our church.

They meet every Wednesday at
6:00pm to 7:00pm in the Chapel.

Join our STM choir or Cantor!

If you would like to sing to The Lord please join me at our cantor's rehearsal every Friday from 6:30pm to 7:30pm in the faith formation building room #2.

"He is calling you to serve Him
with the gifts that he has given you."

For any questions please contact: Nora Tacoa at 737-3095.

Funeral Arrangements

Often, our Catholic Parishioners wish to plan ahead for their future. When the time comes to meet our Savior, we must consider the family that we leave behind. At Saint Thomas More, we understand the difficulty of the selection of liturgy and music for a loved ones service.

To give you and your loved ones piece of mind, St. Thomas More Clergy and our dedicated staff will be happy to arrange your music and liturgy selection.

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