Holy Week Missions is an evangelization project that transforms the lives of missionaries, families, and the people whom we serve. It's an amazing experience were missionaries bring the message of Christ to the world during the most sacred weeks of our Catholic Church; Holy Week and Easter Week.
Detailed Information about our MERCY MISSION:
WHEN: Sunday, April 14th 2019 Palm Sunday Mass at 11:30 followed by registration. Friday, April 19th 2019 from 7:30am - 5:00pm Saturday, April 20th 2019 from 9:00 - 5:00pm
WHERE: On Sunday, April 14th we will meet at Epiphany of the Lord, Catholic Church: 1530 Norwalk Dr. Katy, Tx. 77450 at 11:30 for Palm Sunday Mass. On Friday, April 19 and Saturday April 20, we will meet at St. John Paul II Catholic School on both days: 1400 Parkway Plaza Dr. Houston, TX. 77077
Some of the centers we will visit are named below:
- Casa San Juan Diego
- Mission of Yahweh
- Krause Childrens Center
- Loaves and Fishes
- Galleria Residence and Rehabilitation Center
- Park Youth Ranch
WHO: Families are WELCOME! Children are allowed to serve in the mission. Please be aware that we will assign your family according to the age of your children. Some centers have age restrictions for volunteers and we have to follow their rules. NO BABYSITTING is provided, if you bring your children, you have to serve and be responsible for them.
TRANSPORTATION: Missionaries are expected to provide their own transportation. Carpooling is encouraged. Overall Plan for most teams: Sunday 14: 11:30 Palm Sunday Mass After Mass: Registration at Family Center in Epiphany of the Lord Church with your team leader group.
- Cross Blessing
- Mission training and gathering
Friday 19: 07:30 Registration St. John Paul II Catholic Church 08:30 Registration finishes, missionaries are sent to the community 10:00 Project begins 12:00 Lunch 13:00 Continue on project 15:00 Prayer service 16:00 Project work 17:00 Mission finishes. Everyone is dismissed to their homes
Saturday 20: 09:00 Registration finishes, missionaries are sent to the community. Missionaries have to contact their group leader and be on time at your mission center. 10:00 Project begins 12:00 Lunch 13:00 Continue working on project 15:00 Mission ends, drive back to JP2 16:00 Dinner and testimonies 17:00 Mission ends
Registration will close either on Sunday, March 31th 2019 or when we fill up our volunteer spaces. There is only space for 220 missionaries. So HURRY UP and sign up!
For further questions and donations in kind please contact: Ana Isela Campoy (281)-793-7471 Conchita Perez de la Sierra (281)-202-45-20 Yvette Gonzalez (210)-382-2824 Claudia Ponce (832)-696-7138