THE CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF MOSHI, TANZANIA
Click here to learn more about the Catholic Diocese of Moshi, Tanzania and Fr. Peter Siamoo's mission to help the orphans of Moshi.
AA states that each member's "primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics achieve sobriety." Members and groups remain anonymous in public media and altruistically help other alcoholics, including all who wish to stop drinking.
Meetings: 7 pm on Thursday, men only (OMAR); and 8 pm on Firday, co-ed (4th Dimension) both in the Parish Hall
Contact: Pappy Corbitt, 503-267-4619
COFFEE & DONUTS
Volunteers serve after 7:30, 9, & 11 am Sunday Masses.
Contact: Parish Office, 503-636-7687 or Carla Worthington, 503-915-6013
Open to all parishioners, this program provides organized
sports for grades Kindergarten - 8th grade in cooperation
with other parishes in the Archdiocese of Portland,
as well as Christian schools.
Contact: Cathy Foy 503-740-9487
For scheduling events in Parish Center, Parish Hall, and Church.
Contact: Chris Shepard 503-636-7687
Catholic men’s organization supporting youth,
family, community, and Church.
Meetings: 2nd Mondays, 6:30 pm in the Parish Hall
Contact: Dan Boone, 503-636-3125
LAKE OSWEGO TRANSITIONAL SHELTER
Our ministry functions in partnership with 7 churches in Lake Oswego and Clackamas County Social Services. Our mission is to provide families in transition from homelessness, a temporary home where they can receive the support and services needed to return to self-sufficiency.
Contact: Jean Verheggen 503-968-2211
L’Arche enables people with and without disabilities to share their lives in communities of faith and friendship. If you have an interest in working with people who have disabilities, a spiritual resonance with L’Arche’s vision of mutuality and solidarity with persons who are marginalized, or a sense that there must be something more to life, we’re eager to hear from you.
Contact: Sara Szwarc, 503-657-7768
OLL SENIOR GROUP
Senior adult social club offering companionship,
entertainment, and various trips.Meetings: Potluck Lunch, First Fridays, 11:30 am in the Parish Hall
Contact: Pete or Yvonne Yray 503-246-4404
OLL SERVING TEAM
Serves meals once a month at the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center.
Contact: Ila Thornton 503-699-6915
PARISH OFFICE VOLUNTEERS
Assist in bulk mailings, bulletin inserts on Thursdays,
printing projects, answering phones, managing the
reception desk, and other various office duties.
Contact: Chris Shepard, 503-636-7687
Promotes life issues from conception to natural death. Advocates, educates, publicizes pro-life events, and provides resources to staff and parishioners.
Contact: Sharon Mlinar, 503-675-1874
SALT AND LIGHT
Organize and participate in social outreach activities to help those most in need in our community and our world. Inspired by Catholic social teaching, we help feed the homeless at St. Andre Bessette, collect household goods and clothing for JOIN, invite guest speakers to raise awareness, organize the Parish Day of Service, and develop new activities for the parish to truly become a “Community of Salt and Light”. (see Matthew 5:13-16).
Contact: Bill Verheggen, 503-968-2211
ST. VINCENT de PAUL SOCIETY
Throughout the year members provide assistance for
the poor and distressed of our community. One of our major iniatives is providing and delivering Christmas food boxes.
Contact: Dave Moser, 503-636-7687Meetings: First Tuesdays at 4:30 pm in the Nazareth Room, Parish Center
Raising boys in a Christian leadership role.
Meetings: Monday evening, 7:30 PM, Parish Hall
Contact: John Foy, 503-635-0209,
Phil Rossi, 503-635-6658,
or Ted Andersen, 503-635-6608
Meetings: Monday evenings, 7:30 pm in the Parish Hall
For boys in 1st through 5th grades: fun,
adventure, and a chance to meet new friends.
Contact: Keith Morris, 503-675-1705