Announcements ~ January 24, 2022

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@TEOTD Are Your Kids AATK?
Do you understand the sentence above? Chances are your kids do. The Internet is a great resource for information and fun; but like nearly everything else these days, cyberspace brings with it its own set of challenges for parents. Parents should monitor their children’s Internet use and become familiar with the multitude of abbreviations, acronyms, and other shorthand that their children may be receiving via Internet chat rooms, instant messaging systems, and text message devices. For a searchable database of this Internet lingo, please visit

For particular help you may call: Michael Craig, Safe Environment Program Manager at (727) 344-1611, ext. 5377.

Fifth Encuentro Ministry Series
The purpose of the new V Encuentro Ministry Series is to provide national professional opportunities for formation in both English and Spanish via live presentations, on-demand videos, workbooks, and community for the 28 Ministerial Areas that can be found in the V Encuentro Proceeding and Conclusions.  The flyer included below provides additional information including links to the series brochure, FAQ’s, live events schedule, and registration instructions.

Serie Ministerial del V Encuentro
El propósito de la nueva Serie Ministerial del V Encuentro es proveer oportunidades de formación con expertos nacionales en inglés y español a través de eventos en vivo y videos on demand, con un manual del participante y una comunidad en línea. Cubrirá las 28 áreas ministeriales que son parte de las Memorias y Conclusiones del V Encuentro.  Para obtener información adicional revisa el volante abajo incluido, el cual contiene enlaces para el folleto sobre la serie, preguntas frecuentes, calendario de eventos en vivo e instrucciones para la inscripción.

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Parish Vocation Ministry Workshop
Christ the King Parish, 821 S. Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa
Saturday, January 29, 2022

8:30 am (Mass) – 4:00 pm (Lunch included.)

Parishes and schools are invited to bring teams of 3-5 representatives to join us for this workshop as we learn how to better promote and foster vocations in our faith communities.  Please contact the Office of Vocations to RSVP or to find out more information.  Ph. 727-345-3452 or by email:

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Catholic Women’s Conference
Every woman is invited to attend Spirit FM’s 7th Annual Women’s Conference on April 2, 2022. It will be held at the Florida State Fairgrounds, and tickets are on sale through

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Our Lady of Lourdes School Diamond Jubilee Celebration
All are invited to a special lecture as part of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School’s Diamond Jubilee Celebration. Jeopardy champion and longtime Catholic educator, Sister Carol Cimino, will be the keynote speaker, lecturing on ‘Catholic Education – Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow: Hopes and Challenges.’

Join us on Thursday, January 27 at 6:30 pm in the Conmy Center of Our Lady of Lourdes, Dunedin.

Divorced Ministry at St. Raphael Church in St. Petersburg Presents:  Palentine Day
Palentine Day – a Light Social Event, February 12, 7:00-9:00PM, 3 Daughters Brewing, 222 22nd St. S. in St. Petersburg.
Food, drinks & board games available. BYOBG (bring your own board game too).

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FASHION SHOW & LUNCHEON, Thursday, February 10, 2022
St. Brendan Council of Catholic Women will host a Fashion Show & Luncheon on Thursday, February 10, 2022 at Belleair Country Club, 1 Country Club Ln, Belleair, with fashions by Patchington.  All proceeds benefit local charities. Fabulous prizes, 50/50 and Basket raffles. Doors open at 11:00 AM.  Choose chicken, salmon or vegetarian. $40 per person. Open to the Public.  Contact Peggy Boyer at (727) 584-0065 or for reservations. HURRY, This event sells out fast.

Retiro de Parejas con Padre Felipe Scott (Spanish)
La parroquia de Blessed Sacrament (7001 S. 12th Ave., Tampa) te invita al retiro de parejas “La Bendición de Nuestra Miseria Humana Cuando Nos lleva a Dios”.  El mismo se llevará a cabo el viernes, 4 de febrero (5:45 pm – 9:00 pm) y sábado, 5 de febrero (8:45 am – 5:00 pm, Misa de Vigilia de domingo).

Donación: $145.00 por pareja. Por favor de comunicarse con Grisel Robles por texto o llamada al (813) 468-4283.
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Unbound, one day retreat
St. Timothy Parish, 17512 Lakeshore Rd., Lutz, invites you to come and hear Matt Lozano explain how to experience greater freedom from the influence of evil in your life and a greater fullness of life, won for us by Christ’s death and resurrection.  This one day retreat, sponsored by the Marian Servants of Divine Providence, will take place on Saturday, February 26, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m. at St. Timothy Parish.

Registration begins at 9:40 a.m.  Optional 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Masses.  The cost is $25.00 per person.  Bring a brown bag lunch.
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