St. John Fisher Roman Catholic Church

30 Jones Hollow Road, Marlborough, CT 06447

 

All of creation has the power to lay down its life.  Summer and autumn lay down the bounty of their harvest.  Our own lives pour forth daily their energy into various tasks.  All is a laying down.  We lay down our lives being generous, being forgiving, trying to be patient, with greater success at some times, sacrificing for the sake of love, giving back to others and the community.

All of creation also has the power to take up life again. Winter turns to spring.  We awaken to a new day every morning, refreshed by sleep.  Weakened bodies can heal.  We also take up life by seeking healthy relationships, by using our power of creativity to give life to others.  We strive to be good; we seek harmony and peace with others and the crated world.  We hunger for a relationship with our God.  And we succeed more often than not.

That rhythm of laying down and taking up is but the echo of Jesus and how he chose to live among us.  It was God’s command to him, bred deep in his bones and spirit.  And, it is a command to us as well.

~Fr. Sas

 

Faith Formation Registration ~ 2018-2019

Faith Formation Classes, Grades 1-9 ~ Please register before May 31 (to avoid a late fee)

Registration forms are available HERE or at both of the church entrances.

Please place your completed forms in an envelope marked Faith Formation. Envelopes may be placed in the offertory basket, brought to the church office, or mailed.

Please email Theresa Brysgel at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions.

WildWestCampVACATION BIBLE CAMP

Your child will go back in time to the Wild, Wild West for a Wild Western Adventure Romp! They will enter a world of outlaws, cowboys, frontier games and even some wild animals. I hope many of the children join us on this spectacular adventure right here at St John Fisher Church! This will be an opportunity for kids to explore not only the thrilling Wild West, but also a way to discover a living spiritual relationship with Jesus and learn more about some Bible “outlaws” who chose to follow God and do what’s right. There will be Western themed games, crafts, activities, music and snacks It will be a week of ROOTIN’ TOOTIN” FUN !!!!

Date: August 6-9 Time: 9:00-noon  Where: St. John Fisher Church Hall

This camp is open to children entering grades 1-6  Cost is $25 per child

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