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      St. John the Baptist
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    • Altar Server Outing
      The Altar Servers will be going to the Sulphur Water Park with Fr. Clint on Tuesday, July 29, 2014.  Please arrive at the Rectory in Morse at 8:00 am.  We will depart at 8:30 am and return at 8:00 pm.  All Altar Servers that have not turned in their permission slips must do so at the office before leaving on Tuesday.  Entrance into the park, lunch, and supper will be provided.  Please bring money for snacks and drinks during the day.  Also, don't forget to bring towels, an extra change of clothes, and plenty of sunblock!!!!  A locker will be provided to hold money.  The deepest water in the park is 4 ft.  Lifeguards are present at all times.  Anyone interested in driving should contact the office at 783-2968.
    • Bible Study Scheule
      BIBLE STUDY
      Morse (6 pm)                                    Lyons Point (6:30 pm)       
                                                                        August 5, 2014        
      September 2, 2014                                    October 7, 2014      
      November 4, 2014                                  December 2, 2014
       
       
    • Morse/Midland 2014 Bazaar Gumbo Cook-off
      There will be a Gumbo Cook-off for the 2014 Morse/Midland Bazaar on Sunday, October 5, 2014.  The contest is limited to 25 teams.  The Entry Fee is $25 and must be turned in no later than September 22, 2014.  For more information please contact Angela Breaux at 458-1131.  Entry forms are available at the Church Office in Morse.
    • Upcoming Events
      • Feb 13 - Sep 30, 2014
        Head Start in now taking applications for the 2014-15 Program Year. Head Start is a program that serves three and four year olds from low income families. Each child experiences education in an early childhood setting using the Creative Curriculum and socializes with other three and four year olds. Each child is provided well child medical screenings and dental exams and treatments, if needed. Balanced meals which include breakfast, lunch and an afternoon snack are served daily. Special services for children with disabilities are also available. Head Start continuously offers opportunities for training in many areas and parent involvement in class planning and program activities. For further information call Crowley Head Start at 783-5432 or Estherwood Head Start at 783-6884.
      • Feb 14 - Oct 26, 2014
        February 14-16, 2014; April 25-27, 2014; September 5-7, 2014; October 25-27, 2014. For more information please contact Our Lady of the Oaks Retreat House in Grand Coteau at (337-662-5410 or visit our website at www.ourladyoftheoaks.com.
      • Apr 14 - Nov 15, 2014
        April 14-16, 2014; June 30 - July 2, 2014; November 3-5, 2014 For more information please contact Our Lady of the Oaks Retreat House in Grand Coteau at (337)662-5410 or visit our website at www.ourladyoftheoaks.com.
      • May 1 - Dec 7, 2014
        May 1-4, 2014; May 8-10, 2014; May 29-June 1, 2014; June 26-29, 2014; November 13-16, 2014; December 4-7, 2014. For more information please contact Our Lady of the Oaks Retreat House in Grand Coteau at (337)662-5410 or visit our website at www.ourladyoftheoaks.com.
      • May 21 - Aug 31, 2014
        If you have not yet updated your safe environment training for the year of 2014, please do so ASAP. This can be done online at www.virtus.org. All CCD teachers must have this done before the start of CCD on September 17, 2014. For more information please call Deanna Spell at 783-2968.
      • Jul 9 - Dec 31, 2014
        Healing Hearts: A Support Group for women whose relationships have been affected by the pornography use or sexual addiction of a loved one: Highly confidential group. Confidentiality statement must be signed by all members before the place and time of meeting will be disclosed. Call 337-404-6113 to reach voicemail and the group facilitator will return your call as soon as possible.
      • Jul 21 - Dec 8, 2014
        Do you feel a need to deepen your spiritual life? The Jesuit Spirituality Center at Grand Coteau, La. announces these upcoming individually directed retreats: Silent, Individually-Directed Retreats of 3, 5 or 8-days begin on the following dates: Monday, July 21, 2014; Monday, August 4, 2014; Thursday, August 21, 2014; Tuesday, September 2, 2014; Monday, September 15, 2014; Monday, September 29, 2014; Monday, October 13, 2014; Monday, October 27, 2014; Monday, November 10, 2014; Monday, December 8, 2014; Special Weekend Group Programs: Consider It Pure Joy: Persevering Through Life's Trials: A Day of Renewal for Women: In this day of reflection, we will look at the trials of life in the context of our walk with Christ and explore the contemplative prayer forms of lectio divina and art as prayer. Andrea "Ani" Vidrine, Saturday, September 27, 2014, 9 am - 4 pm (lunch included), Fee $50.00. An Introduction to the Directed Retreat: Mrs. Nelda Turner, Friday, October 10 - Sunday, October 12, 2014; Fee is $160.00 pre-registration and a non-refundable $70 registration fee are required. An introduction to the directed retreat is designed for someone making a silent directed retreat for the first time. Group and individual sessions will focus on how to pray, to journal, and to communicate prayer experiences with one's director. This retreat will also prepare participants for a longer 3, 5, 8, or 30-day retreat. For an application form to register, visit our website jesuitspiritualitycenter.org or call 337-662-5251, Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 12:00 noon and 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm.
      • Jul 24-27, 2014
        The Special Needs Cursillo is scheduled for July 24-27th, 2014. The weekend is held in Prairie Ronde, LA, 70570. This is a very spiritual weekend and so only Catholics and those in valid marriages can attend, for the Sacraments are the focus of the weekend. The weekend is not limited to age or whether you have a handicap or not; it is for those who need a slower paced weekend or cannot go at any other time. All spiritual talks are the same as a regular weekend, the difference is rest time and registered nurses on staff to administer medication if necessary and doctors on call if needed. Any questions? Call Gloria Matte 337-658-3759.
      • Jul 24, 2014
        There will be a very important meeting to help plan for the Bazaar that will be held at 6:30 pm at the Morse Church Hall on Thursday, July 24, 2014.
      • Jul 28-30, 2014
        NDHS Cheerleaders will host their annual Cheer Clinic July 28-30 from 9-12 in the NDHS Gym. Pre-Registration is $45, $55 at the door. Ages 3-12 and squads are welcome to attend. Forms can be printed at ndpios.com under "info center" or picked up in the school office. Questions, call 783-3519.
    • Pray for the Sick
      Is anyone among you sick?  Let them call the elders of the church to pray over them and anoint them with oil in the name of the Lord.  And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well; the Lord will raise them up.  If they have sinned, they will be forgiven." ~James 5:14-15
      Mildred Credeur                                                           Chester Simon, Jr.
      Ali Shamsie                                                                  Jamie Drew Thibodeaux
      Tiffany Primeaux Hill                                                    Stacy Lynn Primeaux
      Joe Abshire                                                                  Janelle Istre
      Todd David                                                                   Wilfred LeLeux
      CathySimon Guidry                                                       Olivia Nicole LeMaire
      Eddie Joseph Breaux                                                     Elgene F. Breaux
      Lu Maynerd                                                                   Melinda Simon                       
      Bryan Schexnayder                                                       Audrey Landry
      Beatrice Ryder                                                              Rhonda Woods
      Claudette Marceaux                                                      Brenda Thibodeaux
      Charlotte Vallo                                                             Steven & Annette Bellon
      Lindy Istre                                                                    Deacon Rodless LeLeux
      Sandy Simon                                                                 Percella Adams
      Graycen Adams                                                            Gloria Leger
      Crystal Saltzman                                                           Bubba Suire
      Monica Clark                                                                 Allison Henry
      Dominique Woods, Jr.                                                   Morgan Woods
      Ashlee White                                                                Florence Trahan
      Kennedy Thompson                                                       Winnie (Aneas) Richard
      Randy Spell                                                                   Blake Cunningham
      Stacey Hebert                                                               Ronnie & Gwen LaComb
      Isaac Trahan                                                                 Kitzie Richard Foster
      Matt Miller                                                                    Katie Stutes & baby
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    • Office Hours
      Monday          Closed
      Tuesday         8 am   to   2 pm
      Wednesday    8 am   to   2 pm
      Thursday        8 am   to   2 pm
      Friday            8 am   to 12 pm

      The office is located at:
      123 N Jules Ave.
      Morse, La. 70559
      337-783-2968


       
    • Sacrament of Baptism

      "Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost." ~Acts 2:38

      We welcome those who entered our Catholic faith through the waters of Baptism in July:
      Eli Daniel Abshire
      Lucas Paul Sarver
       
    • Sacrament of Eucharist
      "Jesus said to them, "I am the bread of life; whoever comes to me shall not hunger, and whoever believes in me shall never thirst." ~John 6:35


       
    • Sacrament of Confirmation
      " {Paul} said to them, "Did you receive the Holy Spirit when you believed?"  And they said to him, "We have not so much as heard whether there is a Holy Spirit."  And he said to them, "Into what then were you baptized?"  So they said, "Into John's baptism."  Then Paul said, "John indeed baptized with a baptism of repentance, saying to the people that they should believe in Him who would come after him, that is, in Christ Jesus."  When they heard this, they were baptized in the name of the Lord Jesus.  And when Paul had laid hands on them, the Holy Spirit came upon them, and they spoke with tongues and prophsied." ~Acts 19:2-6

       
    • Sacrament of Holy Matrimony
      "Then the Lord God made a woman from the rib he had taken out of the man, and he brought her to the man.  The man said, "This is now bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh; she shall be called 'woman,' for she was taken out of man."  For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and they will become one flesh." ~Genesis 2:22-24

      We welcome our couples married in July:

       
    • Recently Departed
      Our faith community remembers in prayer those who died in July:



      We pray that they will find joy and peace in the Lord's presence.  We extend our sincere sympathy to their families and friends.