“Focus in Brief”: Our Weekly Announcements for March 13th 2016


This Week @ Saint Miriam…


🌷Easter Flowers Now Available!
Saint Miriam has begun to think Easter! Please order your Easter Flower Memorials and Honors today! Just Click Here and help us decorate for a holy and beautiful Easter!
🌷Apple Pay is Here!
Saint Miriam now accepts contactless (NFC) payments, like Apple Pay and Android Pay, and chip cards! This reader is right alongside the Square Register Stand located at the Cafe’ window in the Undercroft! Now you can pay, donate, and go faster! Learn all about the Saint Miriam Cafe’ by Clicking Here!
🌷Get a Brick, Support the Parish, and Help a Child? 
See anyone today and get your brick donation in! A display is located in the Bell Tower Entry to the parish! Beautifully engraved bricks are available to create a path to a new playground for the children of our school! (The path is edged with markets outside the admin/school entrance) Each brick is available by Clicking Here in two sizes and may be made in memorial or honor of someone you love! Help us build a path of hope today!
🌷Creating a Legacy of Love Has Begun! 
That is the theme of this year’s annual Stewardship appeal! Please pick up the beautiful informational brochures now available today, along with your pledge form! The campaign will end in only four weeks and includes an endowment! It all begins in our hearts!
🌷Oh, Those Women! 
Join The Women of Saint Miriam as they offer they annual Mixed Bags Fundraiser for the parish and the school this year! These beautiful and well-crafted bags make great gifts, too! They are manufactured from all recycled materials which is in keeping with our parish’s Green policy to reduce our carbon footprint and save God’s planet!  But act fast as this sale is over Sunday, April 3rd! The catalogs are available in the Diener Room, the Admin/School hallway, the parish office, and the Undercroft! So get shopping today and share with family, friends, and coworkers! 
🌷Confession Really is “Good for the Soul”! 
Please consider attending to the Sacrament of Reconciliation during Lent. Confession is available every Thursday and Sunday, or other days by appointment, just Click Here. Confession brings you healing and closer to God. A beautiful time of year to find solace in the words of Jesus while sitting with your trusted priests.
🌷Stations of the Cross in Lent! 
Please join us every Thursday in Lent for the Stations of the Cross in the Sanctuary.  A beautiful way to honor this holy season! Our full schedule is found by Clicking Here!
🌷Give a Mass and Get a Lenten Gift! 
Please join us in honoring the sacrifice of the Mass by getting your Mass Intentions, Sanctuary Lamp Intentions, and Bread and Wine Donations for 2016, and in return you will get a wonderful Lenten gift! See Kathleen, Deacon Pat, or any of the Women of Saint Miriam after any Mass this week, or Click Here right now!
🌷A Trip to Sedona, too? 
Join us on this Sunday and find out how you can get a vacation week in beautiful Sedona, Arizona! At Saint Miriam, we make giving fun!
🌷Announcements Make a BIG Change!? 
Join us on this coming Sunday and find out how we now do announcements at the end of our main Masses at 9:00am and 11:00am! It’s a new way to be informed and will help to limit the time it takes to be ‘in the know’! Join us for something exciting!