Weekly Announcements

1. Feast of St. Thomas (Thirunal)

The feast of our parish patron, St. Thomas (Thirunal) will be held from Friday, June 23, 2017 through Monday, July 2, 2017. Allen/Plano and Murphy ward members are the Presudenti's of the year. Since this is 25th anniversary of our parish installation, we are celebrating 10 days of thirunal and each ward is assigned to host a day. Daily updates will be available in the Facebook page. Please see the flyer attached for more detailed schedule:         

2. Vacation Bible School (VBS)

Vacation Bible School (VBS) will be held from Monday, July 17th to Thursday, July 20th. For more information, please contact our CCD coordinator Silvy Cham. For the registration form, please click the following link: 

VBS 2017 Registration VBS 2017 Registration (205 KB)  [Last Updated:19-Jun-2017 07:48 PM]

3. Cricket Match: AMP vs GRAMS

There will be cricket  at our parish on June 24th during our 10 day Perunnal celebrations. The following teams will be playing in a grand friendly match:

AMP (Allen, Murphy, Plano) vs. (Garland, Rowlett, Arlington, Mesquite, and Sunnyvale).

Time: 8:00 AM

Please see the flyer link below for times and contact information.

Throw Ball Flyer Throw Ball Flyer (312 KB)  [Last Updated:08-Jun-2017 09:12 PM]


4. Adult Altar Service Ministry

Adult Altar Service Ministry is still open for registration and if anyone is interested, please contact Achan.

5. Karshaka Shree Award

This year we are planning to give a “Karshakashree" award for the best vegetable garden by our church members. If you would like to participate, contact your ward representative.

6. Summer Programs

Summer Bible reading program: To encourage Bible reading during summer vacation, parents can assign their children some selected bible chapters to read and, with parent approval, the church will recognize them. Please fill the attached form and bring to the church office to get the prize.

2017 Bible Reading Checklist (PDF)

Weekday Holy Qurbana participation: To encourage children to attend the Holy Qurbana during the summer holidays, Cherupushpam mission league is giving some incentives. If your child attends four or more weekday mass in a week, in our Church, they will get some attractive prizes. Please contact Mini Shaji for more details.   

7. Darshana Samooham

Darshana Samooham ministry services will be provided during Thirunal days and if anyone would like to participate, please contact Mr. Cherian Churanadu.

8. Inter Parish Talent Festival (IPTF) 2017

Inter Parish Talent Festival 2017 competitions will be held on Friday, August 4, 2017, Saturday, August 5, 2017, and Sunday, August 6, 2017, at St. Mary's Syro-Malabar Church, Pearland, TX. 

For guidelines, please follow the link below:  

IPTF 2017 Guidelines IPTF 2017 Guidelines (2553 KB)  [Last Updated:15-Jan-2017 03:18 PM]

IPTF raffle tickets are available for purchase. It is $10 per ticket and the money will be used to support the IPTF event at Pearland.