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SLATE OF NOMINEES
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS GARDEN GROVE COUNCIL 4581
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS - SLATE OF NOMINEES
(TERM: JULY 1, 2017 TO JULY 1, 2018)
Brothers, please review the slate of nominees (SEE LINK "CLICK HERE to see PDF) and consider these Council Brothers for your votes (for Officers) for the Columban Year: July 1, 2017 to July 1, 2018. You MUST be present to cast your vote at our next general council meeting on Monday, May, 15, 2017 (6:30 PM / social) / (7:00 PM / start time). Please note: NO email, NO text, or NO phone call will be accepted as a proxy for your vote. You MUST be present.
If you would like to nominate another (eligible) THIRD DEGREE Council Brother for a position (SEE LINK "CLICK HERE to see PDF), please submit the nominee's name at our next general council meeting on Monday, May 15, 2017(6:30 PM / social) / (7:00 PM / start time). Again, NO email, NO text, or NO phone call will be accepted as a proxy for your vote. You MUST be present. Thank you.
If your name is listed and you respectfully decline the nomination, please inform the Council when your name is brought to the floor for nomination.
PLEASE SUPPORT GG COUNCIL 4581
Please support GG Council 4581 with your prayers. May the Holy Spirit continue to energize each Council Brother to meet our Lord's ongoing call to Charity and to Love They Neighbor as Thyself.
The Brother Knights of Council 4581 are "men of faith and of action" who work hard to make a difference in our local city, neighborhood and the parish community of St. Columban Church, Garden Grove, CA.
Please support GG Council 4581 with a small donation today - thank you!
PEOPLE IN NEED (PIN) - ST. COLUMBAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
ST. COLUMBAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
PEOPLE IN NEED (PIN)
We minister to homeless women, men and children of the Garden Grove and surrounding areas each Saturday of the year. We provide a hot meal beginning at 10:30 AM until noon at the 'White House' address below. Other items we provide at that time may include toiletries and some clothing.
If you are interested in being a PIN volunteer or seek more information about the program, please contact Sr. Brid O'Shea at this number: (714) 867-1516.
Please support the PIN Program with a small donation today – thank you!
12671 Nelson Street Garden Grove, CA 92840
(located across the street from the St. Columban Church)
RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION FOR ADULTS (RCIA) - ST. COLUMBAN CHURCH
St. Columban Catholic Church
Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA)
(Retrieved from http://saintcolumbanchurch.org/83)
Adults becoming Catholic
The Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA) welcomes and initiates those who choose to become Catholic by providing Catholic Christian formation.
Who is RCIA for?
- Adults who have been baptized as a Christian.
- Those who have been baptized in another Christian faith, but now want to become Catholic.
- People who have baptized as Catholics but never received, and now want, the sacraments of Confirmation and the Eucharist.
RCIA classes at Saint Columban are held on Sunday’s. The group attends the 9:30 AM Mass. After Mass they meet for a group reflection followed by a talk by one of team members. If you are interested and would like more information, please contact Sister Brid O’Shea at (714) 741-9492 or via email to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please CLICK HERE for more information on Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA) at St. Columban Catholic Church.
Please help Sister Brid O’Shea and the RCIA team of volunteers by making a small donation today – thank you!
IF YOU ARE A PRACTICAL (THAT IS, PRACTICING) CATHOLIC MAN (18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER) AND/OR HAVE RECENTLY COMPLETED YOUR RCIA STUDIES AT ST. COLUMBAN CHURCH, PLEASE CONSIDER JOINING THE KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS GARDEN GROVE COUNCIL 4581. ANSWER OUR LORD'S CALL TO CHARITY.
HOW DO YOU I JOIN GG COUNCIL 4581? CLICK HERE
LOVERS OF THE HOLY CROSS OF LOS ANGELES (LHC)
Please join GG Council 4581 in our support for The Lovers of the Holy Cross of Los Angeles (LHC). Please CLICK HERE to visit the website and learn more about the LHC - "A community of Catholic Women Religious, committed to imitating Jesus Christ Crucified through a life of contemplation, sacrifice, and service by building up the local Church and society, with concern for the suffering especially women and children."
Each year, the Sisters of the LHC reach out to local communities for financial donations so they can visit small remote villages in Southeast Asia and bring medical and dental services to women, children and families. GG Council 4581, each year, donates money to the Sisters of the LHC to help reduce the costs of transporting the medical and dental supplies.
If you would like to help the Sister of the LHC with their mission, please consider making a small donation. Please click on the DONATE button below. You can also send an email to email@example.com or call 714-422-8205 and a Brother Knight will contact you and assist you with your donation. Thank you.
THE APP FOR CATHOLIC LIFE EVERY DAY
APP (CLICK HERE)
Text APP to 88202 to download the St. Columban myParish app
PAY COUNCIL DUES - BELOW
Base dues are $32 with an optional assessment of $3.65 for the 365 Club for a total of $35.65. The contributions collected in the 365 Club help Brother Knights (in the State of California) who are in need - In Service to One. In Service to All.
Three Options to pay your Council dues: 1) ONLINE - selecting the amount (below) then clicking on the button PAY NOW, 2) BRING your check/cash to the next Council Meeting, or 3) MAIL your check to Brother Ralph Ruiz (Click on Link - MAIL YOUR DUES -above).