Upcoming Events


April 2015

  • Happy Birthday Fr. Carlos!
    Wishing Fr. Carlos a Happy Birthday this Monday, April 20th.
    Fr. Carlos,
    Wishing you a birthday filled with God’s blessings, Thanking God for the gift of your faith-filled life, and Praying that the Holy Spirit will strengthen you as you serve the Church. Happy Birthday!
  • Easter Vigil Photos - For the Group Photos from the Easter Vigil, Please Click Here.
  • Important Announcement! - On Friday, April 24th, the Parish office will be closing early, at 12:30 p.m. as staff and priests will be attending a parish function. Please make arrangements to pick up facility keys.
  • Sacrament of Confirmation -The Sacrament of Confirmation (Bilingual) will be celebrated on Sunday, April 26th, at the 5:00 p.m. Mass, with the Most Reverend Dominic M. Luong presiding. This will be for our teens and adults who have completed their preparation.
  • First Holy Communions -  We will be celebrating First Holy Communions at the following Masses in April and May:
    † Sunday, April 12th, at the 10:00 a.m. Mass (Spanish)
    † Sunday, April 19th, at the 10:00 a.m. Mass (Spanish)
    † Sunday, April 26th, at the 10:00 a.m. Mass (Spanish)
    † Saturday, May 2nd, at 2:00 p.m. (Spanish)
    †Sunday, May 3rd, at the 5:00 p.m. Mass (Youth Ministry Teens)
    These are sacraments of initiation. Please come and rejoice with these candidates and their families!
  • Attention All Saint Joachim Parishioners… Chat with Fr. Mike! Father Mike would like to get to know you better! Please sign up for a Chat with Father Mike so that you and he can become better acquainted. Come enjoy dessert and coffee and Chat with Father Mike on Sunday, May 3rd, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., hosted this month by the Farwells. Space is limited; please sign-up/RSVP in the Parish Office or by email at teresa@stjccm.org. Directions and contact information will be provided when you RSVP
  • Ministry News
    Cancer Ministry News! - Would you like more information about the Cancer Ministry? We invite you to our next meeting on Monday, April 20th, at 7:00 p.m., in Annex C, located across the street from the church at 1943 Orange Avenue. All are welcome! For more information contact Beatriz Soto at (949) 574-7400.
    Are you or a loved one currently struggling with Cancer issues? Is Cancer taking a toll on your relationship  with family, friends or God? Would it help you to meet with others struggling with similar issues?  The Cancer Ministry announces the second of four quarterly Support Group Meetings on Monday, April 27th, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. in Annex A, located across the street from the church at 1943 Orange Avenue. The group is open to cancer patients in the parish and / or their significant support person. The group will be limited to 12 participants and preregistration is required. To register, please call the parish office at (949) 574-7400. Registrations will be accepted until Friday, April 24th.
  • Vacation Bible School -  June 22nd thru 26th from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
    It’s time to think about VBS again! VBS is for children 4 years of age through 5th grade. Registrations will begin Monday, April 13th, in the Office of Faith Formation. The theme will be “Everest... Conquering Challenges with God’s Mighty Power”. The deadline to register is Thursday, May 28th. The cost is $60 per child. Questions? Please contact Kathy Lewis in the Office for Faith Formation at 949-574-7400 Ext. 321 or e-mail at kathy@stjccm.org

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