MASS SCHEDULE EPIPHANY PORT ORANGE
Daily: Monday – Saturday: 8:30am
Tuesday Evenings: 7:00pm
Saturday Vigil: 4:00pm
Sunday: 7:00am • 9:00am • 11:00am • 6:00pm
Saturdays 2:45 – 3:45pm in the Adoration Chapel and by appointment
Annual Pasta Dinner
February 16, 2019 • 4:30pm • Parish Center
Sponsored by Epiphany Council of Catholic Women. Tickets will be sold after Masses in the office and in the gift shop.
ECCW Bike Raffle – Win this 26″ Bicycle!
Tickets are $1.00 each or six for $5.00 and may be purchased in the Parish Center after Mass or in the gift shop. The drawing will take place at the annual ECCW pasta dinner on February 16, 2019. Ticket holders do not need to be present to win.
INTRODUCTION TO CENTERING PRAYER
Do you seek the small, still voice of God?
Saturday • February 23, 2019 • 9:30 am -12:30pm
Parish House 2
Centering Prayer is a time of silence, a time of healing, a way of letting go of past hurts, a life of bearing fruit for the Lord, and a deepening relationship with God. In this introduction, you will learn about prayer as relationship, the simple method of Centering Prayer and how to deal with thoughts during prayer.
Join us as Contemplative Outreach of Central FL presents an Introduction to Centering Prayer. Coffee and light refreshments will be offered at 9:00 am.
After the initial introduction, there will be 6 continuing sessions on Wednesdays, 9:15am – 10:45am, Parish House 2.
To learn more about Centering Prayer, here is a link to a recent Florida Catholic newspaper story.
To register, or for more information, contact Kathy at 386-316-9035 or email@example.com.
LENTEN PARISH MISSION
Led by Fr. Ronnie McAinsh, CSsR
February 25, 26, 27, 2019
8:30am and 7:00pm
Epiphany Knights of Columbus Baby Bottle Fundraiser
Help us in our fundraising project to procure an Ultrasound Imaging System. These machines have proven to change the minds of many mothers considering abortion.
Baby bottles are available to take home, fill with any donation of loose change, paper cash or checks (payable to K of C Council 12569) and return to a Knight at the cradle in the front vestibule. Bless you for supporting our Pro-Life efforts!
Food Pantry – Increased Need
Epiphany Food Pantry is experiencing an increase in requests for food due to the government shutdown and the cold weather. We are requesting the following food items to assist families in need:
- Canned Fruits & Vegetables Soups
- Baked Beans
- Canned/packages of tuna and/or chicken
- Jars of Spaghetti Sauce (plastic preferred)
- Pasta Dried beans & Rice (white or brown)
- Peanut butter & jelly Cereal, including oatmeal
PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES JUNE 2019
June 11 – 18, 2019 • Departing from Orlando
$2500 per person
Cost includes round trip airfare, all meals & lodging in Lourdes at a 4-star hotel, all tours per itinerary, and 1 night in a 4-star hotel in Dublin, Ireland with dinner & breakfast. This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity promises to be a wonderful, peaceful, and prayer-filled time as we walk in the footsteps of St. Bernadette.
For more information, pick up a brochure at the kiosk.
ONGOING MEETINGS & MINISTRIES
TUESDAY MORNING SCRIPTURE STUDY
Tuesdays after 8:30am Mass
This ministry begun by Monsignor Val Sheedy continues in his honor through the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. Please join us!
SEASONS OF HOPE
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP
Thursdays 10:00am – 2:00pm • Parish House #2
Seasons of Hope is a Catholic support program for the bereaved that meets for six consecutive weeks. Anyone who is mourning the loss of a loved one is encouraged to attend and invited to bring a guest. Please join us. The program is centered on Jesus Christ and grounded in the healing wisdom, traditions and practices of the Catholic Church.
People experiencing the grief that follows the death of a loved one may benefit from Seasons of Hope. Please contact Kathy Guldi at 386.679.0168 for information and sessions schedule.
MARRIED COUPLES’ SPIRITUALITY
Friday February 22, 2019 • 7:00pm • Parish Center
Please RSVP Fran or Gloria Markette at:
MEN’S PERSONAL GROWTH GROUP
The group meets on Wednesdays in the Library at 1:00pm beginning February 6, 2019.
A group of volunteers, retired and semi- retired men, as well as men who have given up their traditional work roles, are invited to participate in a group that focuses on the topics of retirement, relationships, aging, death and dying.
For more information, call Nick J. Hanna, Ph.D., Licensed Psychologist & Professional Counselor, 412-523-1012.
EXTEND A HAND MINISTRY
Extend a Hand is an outreach program for those who deal with mental health challenges. We want to devote a portion of our time to spend with those in need of friendship and comfort.
For more information and a meeting schedule, contact Catherine Matthews at 386-788-1755 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
WOMEN’S SPIRITUALITY GROUP
Tuesdays 5:20 – 6:45pm • Parish House #2
All Women of the Parish are invited to join the Women’s Spirituality Group as they begin their new book, “Discerning the Voice of God” by Priscilla Shirer, edition 2012. We are a friendly group of women of all ages who come together to discuss spiritually based books as we help each other along our spiritual journey to a deeper love of God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit.
For more info, contact Gloria Markette: email@example.com, 386-453-7542.
Wednesdays 9:15am • Parish House #2
Involves praying together in silence and is for anyone desiring to deepen their relationship with God.
THE LIVING WORD AMONG WOMEN
Thursdays at 7:00pm • Parish House #3
Women seeking to become more aware of the love of Jesus and to develop a personal relationship with Him through music, fellowship, prayer and witness to how the Living Word applies to our everyday lives. Join us!
CATHOLIC MEN’S FELLOWSHIP
THE EPIPHANY ROUNDTABLE
Thursdays at 7:00pm • Parish House #2
SHARING OUR FAITH, REFLECTING ON SCRIPTURE, ANTICIPATING THE EUCHARIST
For information, contact Steve Morris at 386-788-1280 or 386-214-3964. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
DEVOTIONS • ALL ARE WELCOME!
Liturgy of the Hours: The Church’s Prayer (Morning Prayer) 8:00am Mon – Sat
Recitation of the Rosary: After the 8:30am Mass, Mon – Sat, Adoration Chapel.
Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Novena: After the 8:30am Mass, Mondays.
The Litany of the Sacred Heart of Jesus: After the 8:30am Mass, First Fridays.
Recitation of the Divine Mercy Chaplet: 3:00pm, every Friday, Adoration Chapel.
MONTHLY HEALING SERVICE
Thursday, February 7, 2019 • 6:30pm
and First Thursday of every month
Jesus came to heal and also gave the power and authority to His disciples through the gifts of the Holy Spirit. The Healing Ministers pray and intercede in four areas of healing; Physical Healing, Inner or Emotional Healing, Spiritual Healing, and Deliverance from Evil Spirits.
We are inviting you to join us in sharing the graces of our Heavenly Father through prayer, scripture, music, exposition of the Holy Eucharist, witness and “laying on of hands” for individual healing needs. The healing service is held in the church.
NEXT GENERATION PARISH UPDATE
EPIPHANY PARISH PASTORAL PLAN [Read More]
Do Epiphany parishioners recommend their church and their pastor to others? Do they have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ? Do they have the confidence to share their faith with others?Read the Epiphany Parish Pastoral Plan and find out more.
FREE TAX PREP AND E-FILING
Feb. 1 – April 12, 2019
Mondays and Fridays • 9:00am – 1:00pm
Father Smith Hall
Help provided by IRS Certified AARP Tax-Aide volunteers, serving both young and old in the surrounding community. AARP membership is NOT required.
Bring SS cards, photo ID, last year’s tax return, 2018 tax documents and your patience.
Stay up to date with current events and Catholic news using the News feature on MyParish App.
Say Your Prayers with MyParish App!
- Open MyParish App on your device.
- Tap on the “Prayers” app icon.
- You will see a list of prayers. Tap on the prayer you’d like to pray.
- To set a reminder to pray, tap “Reminders” in the bottom left hand corner.
- To send a prayer request, tap “Requests” at the bottom right hand corner and fill out the information requested.
Have you downloaded MyParish App? It’s the app for everyday Catholic life! Stay connected to Epiphany with Mass readings, reflections, access to parish bulletins, parish notifications, and so much more!
If you have any questions about MyParish App, contact Jessica at a kiosk after Mass or in the office.
If you would like to send a prayer request to the “Healing Ministry of Epiphany,” please email the request to email@example.com. You can also submit prayer requests through MyParish App by tapping on the “Prayers” icon, and then tapping on “Requests” at the bottom of the page.
COME SEE US AT THE KIOSKS
A staff member is present at the kiosks in the vestibules after all weekend Masses, and can assist with:
• General Information & Questions
• Parish Registration
• Scheduling Mass Intentions
• Ministry Involvement & Updates
• Calendar & Event Updates
• And more!
We are happy to help!
CELEBRATING THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY
OF THE DIOCESE OF ORLANDO
Bishop Noonan has established a Jubilee Year of the Eucharist to enkindle a deeper faith, to form leaders in Christ, and to harmonize ministries in the mission of the Church with this golden anniversary.
The Catholic Church of Epiphany joins in this year-long celebration with programming and special liturgical celebrations within the context of Sunday Masses. Pray with us as we learn more about the source and summit of our faith!
Coffee & Donuts after all morning Masses
February 17, 2019 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 am
February 17, 2019 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 am
February 17, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
February 17, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Parish House #3
February 17, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
February 17, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Normal Bingo Set-up
Middle School Youth Ministry
February 17, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Fr. Smith Hall/Parish Center/Parish House #5
High School Youth Ministry
February 17, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Parish House #5
February 17, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm