Children’s Liturgy of the Word

Children’s Liturgy of the Word is held during the 9:30 A.M. Mass, all children ages 3 years and until the third grade are invited to the Chapel to listen to the readings at their own level with arts and crafts to enhance their understanding. Unfortunately our in person Children’s Liturgy of the Word is cancelled during the pandemic. Please stay tuned for updates including a possible online version of CLOW.

Votive Candles

Votive candles can be purchased at the Parish Office during regular business hours. If you cannot come to the office, please place the envelope(s) in the offertory collection basket or mail it. The cost is $3.00 per candle. If you wish us to light the candle for you please indicate whether you would like it placed on Mary’s altar or St. Joseph’s.

Scrip Gift Card Program

Please consider purchasing gift cards to the many stores and restaurants that you frequently visit and for your holiday and gift giving needs. Gift cards may be purchased by calling the parish office at 440-842-5533, emailing office@holyfamparma.org, sending the order form with your child to school, or you can stop in the parish office. Proceeds benefit our school tuition assistance program and STEM program. Please click here for the form. Gift Card Order Form – July 2020

ACME Fresh Market Community Cashback

Holy Family will once again participate in the ACME Fresh Market Community Cashback program. It’s easy to participate. Please save your ACME Fresh Market receipts dated between August 6, 2020 and December 26, 2020. Qualifying receipts will have a Community Cashback amount near the bottom of the receipt. Receipts may be dropped off in the container in the church vestibule or at the parish office (through the outdoor drop box or indoor) by February 1, 2021. Please invite your friends and family to save receipts too. With your participation, we were able to raise $900.11 last year!  Click on the link to view their weekly flier http://www.acmestores.com7-28-20_ACME-CCB_FLYER_Organization

Social Action

We are in special need of soap, laundry products, paper towels, peanut butter, jelly, canned tuna, pork and beans, cereal, pasta, boxed meals, macaroni and cheese canned staples and soups. Sharing in the Lord envelopes are also available at the church doors for any monetary donations. Thank you for your generosity and support.

Music Ministry

The Music Ministry of Holy Family invites all high school aged students and older who like to sing and/or play a musical instrument to help us grow our contemporary choir. This choir provides the music at the 11:30 A.M. Mass and provides a more modern way to praise God. If you prefer the traditional choir and want to bring your vocal talents and sing the praises of God at the 9:30 A.M. Mass, please contact the music director at 440-842-5533 ext. 305.

2nd Annual Cleveland Catholic Women’s Conference

Please see the attached flyer for information about the 2nd annual Cleveland Catholic Women’s Conference to take place on Saturday, October 17, 2020.  Registration for this live-streamed conference will begin on August 17, 2020 and will be $25.00. To register, please visit the website at http://www.clecatholicwomen.org. Each registered participant before October 1st will receive a “conference care package” in the mail that includes a beautiful journal/workbook to use throughout the day and a few other special items. CLE CATHOLIC WOMEN’S CONFERENCE 2020

Society of St. Vincent de Paul Annual Blanket Sunday

The 34th annual Blanket Sunday appeal kicks off the weekend of October 10-11, 2020. Last year, funds from the appeal were used to purchase and distribute over 6,000 blankets and 200 beds to the homeless and low-income individuals and families throughout Northeast Ohio. Although the pandemic has caused a reduction in the number of parish in-pew Blanket Sunday donation envelopes available, the need is still great and donations can be made securely online at https://www.svdpcle.org/donate-today/blanket-sunday/. Checks may also be mailed to:
St. Vincent de Paul Society Blanket Sunday, 1404 East 9th Street-3rd Floor, Cleveland, OH 44114.

Feast of the Holy Family Raffle

The Feast of the Holy Family is on Sunday, December 27th. In honor of our parish feast day, we will be holding a 50-50 split raffle at the 11:30 A.M. Mass. The parish will keep half of the proceeds and the remaining half will be split as follows: First prize will receive 70%; Second prize will receive 20%; Third prize will receive 10%.  The prize amount will be determined by our ticket sales from now through Saturday, December 26, 2020. All tickets must be received by Saturday, December 26th to qualify for the drawing. We will post the dollar amount sold on a weekly basis on this website, the parish app, an outdoor sign and on the monitor in the church. We will hold 3 early-bird seller appreciation drawings of $200.00 each. To qualify for these drawings you must turn in $40.00 worth of sold tickets at one time. The dates of the early-bird drawings are Wednesday, October 7th, Wednesday, November 11th, and Wednesday, December 9th. Tickets must be received by the parish office on the Tuesday before the early-bird drawings in order to qualify. Tickets are available at the parish office.