News and Events
What's Happening at St. Francis
Adult Faith Formation
Sundays at 9:15 a.m.
Join us in the Wickham room for our Adult Faith Formation series - topics vary throughout the year
Children & Youth Faith Formation
Join us at 10:15 a.m. for Summer fun for Kids!
Young Adults Meet Up
August 15, 6:30 p.m. @ San Pedro Square Market
Connection - Faith - Service - Meaning - Fun - It's up to us!
Let's meet up, grab food and discuss what we want to do going forward.
Start of School Blessing
Sunday August 19, 8 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. services
Start the school year on the right foot! Bring your school backpack to church for a special Back-to-School blessing.
Godly Play Training
Saturday, August 25,
9 a.m. - Noon Intro to Godly Play, for all new parents
Noon - 2 p.m. Storytellers/Door Training, for new and experienced parents
Godly Play is a gift we can give our children. We are teaching them God's word and building a community that is strong. Please join us as we continue to give this gift to our children. You may be surprised at how much you get out of it as well. Sign up with Kimbra Ong.
SMUM Fiesta for the Future
August 25, 5:30 p.m. – 7p.m.
Join Santa Maria’s 35 year celebration of service to the downtown San Jose community with basic services including food, clothing and educational support.
Make your reservation at www.santamariasj.org Tickets are $65 per person.
All - Church Beach Campout
September 1-3 at Sunset State Beach, Watsonville
This is a weekend of fun and parish togetherness. We'll do potluck meals together. Bring your camping stuff, beach gear, hiking boots, instruments, games and/or hanging-by-the-campfire chairs. The campground has restrooms, showers, tables and a fire/BBQ pit (sorry state park rules no pets). This event is what we make it so bring your ideas and get ready to have fun. Arrive any time after 2 p.m. on Saturday and we have the block of campsites until noon on Monday. All ages are welcome. $20 per person (under 5 free). Families and Adults bring your tents... youth will organize group tents by gender.
Not a camper?...Join us for the day on Saturday or Sunday to enjoy the beach and church in the woods at 5 p.m. on Sunday. $10 per car state park day use fee if not camping.
Questions? Email Nathaniel Lim