“Car Safe” Comes to Saint Miriam!

We opened our lower parking lot to help those people living within their cars by providing them a “Safe Car Space.” The program is simple: The car-resident registers at the administration doors, complete a brief questionnaire to ensure our safety, and get a Blessing Bag and support services. They are able to stay overnight from 8pm - 7am as well as receive a referral to more permanent housing solutions! Registration occurs daily between 6:30pm and 7:00pm and no registrations can take place after...
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Our First Celebration Mass – March 9, 2019

A New Kind of Church! We are a welcoming Church that is Emergent and Catholic. A Church that holds true to that which makes us Catholic and Apostolic. Yet, we see that the Church must be a place where we make visible the Kingdom of God for ALL PEOPLE. We are not Roman Catholic. Mission Parish We are a reformed, inclusive, and welcoming Catholic parish community in Dover, Delaware. We gather every Saturday at 2:30pm, services begin at 3:30 pm Our location is in the Chapel of Peoples Ch...
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ColorCycle Comes to our School!

We have implemented Crayola ColorCycle to our classrooms, a brand new way to recycle used crayons and markers and a great opportunity for teachers and our students to explore eco- friendly practices. Through this initiative, students in schools across the continental United States and parts of Canada can collect and repurpose used Crayola markers. Specially developed standards-based lesson plans will also being used to enrich instruction and promote lively class discussions. Welcome another Gree...
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We Are All Homeless – March 9th to April 27th, 2019

Saint Miriam will be the next home for the WE ARE ALL HOMELESS project. The exhibit will feature a cross-section of the works from Willie Baronet on two levels of the parish. We will also tie into this exhibit our Lenten experience for 2019. We will sink more deeply into how we live a life of service and care for the marginalized and the lost and the lonely. We will try to deepen our own willingness, too, as we seek the homeless, the food insecure, and the forgotten. From the opening of the exhi...
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Follow In My Footsteps: A Lenten Mini-Retreat – April 10th, 2019

Join Saint Miriam as we walk through the Stations of the Cross in a musical journey! Each Station of the Cross will be rotated between a Live and a Multi-media performance by Charlie and Maria, as well as poetic and narrative readings, and then conclude with a Lenten Meal! Jesus commands us to follow Him. It is His way of living for many people who have been condemned to human life, inhumanely, and Jesus goes to the darkest corners of our human lives to bring us life and light to all of our c...
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Advertise in Our Bulletin! – Deadline March 31, 2019

Dear Friends & Potential Advertisers: It’s that time of year again! The full-color bulletin for Saint Miriam Parish and Friary is our largest communications tool. We publish a 6-8-page bulletin each week and print enough copies for all four Masses and any weekly special events that occur within our parish, school, cemetery, and special events. The bulletin, The Saint Miriam Weekly Focus, includes our weekly Mass and Events Schedule, Wedding and Engagement Announcements, Mass intentions, t...
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Helping Our Blessing Bag Program Just Became Easier!

We added a needed shopping list right on line as well as a link to Smile.Amazon! Now, you can buy items for the Blessing Bag Outreach AND support the parish with your automatic donation via Smile.Amazon! Sign up at Smile.Amazon today and help us with every purchase!  https://www.mysaintmiriam.org/wp/special-events/food-blessing-bags-come-to-saint-miriam/
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Mary on the Go… A very special Rosary

We offer every family the opportunity to “Host” our Blessed Mother and pray to her as a family every Thursday! Just sign out the “Mary on the Go” carrying case every Sunday! The kit comes with a beautiful Blessed Mother Statue, Rosary beads for a family of up to 7, a glow-in-the-dark Rosary to pray at night, 7 booklets on how to pray the Rosary, as well as coloring images to teach your children! After you pray the Rosary, simply return the entire kit the following Sunday and another family will ...
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For Our Federal Workers: We Care About Our Country AND YOU!

Dear Federal Workers: We Care About Our Country AND YOU! We know many of you are having a tough time. So, if you need respite care for a few hours while you interview for a new job, shop, run errands, or for any other personal reason, we got your back! Call today, arrange a time to drop off and pick up your child and we will care for them by our trained and cleared staff during normal school hours absolutely free. And, if you need a little fuel for your car, we will provide you with a gas ...
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Families Support Group Meets Monthly Now!

Parenting and marriage are hard enough and then you add the challenges of being a special family with unique issues! We can support each other and discuss topics that are common in our families. Join us on February 1st and then March 15th for our next two sessions! Feel free to contact Katie Wenger by e-mail (katiewenger(at)comcast.net) or call/text (267-304-4442) with any questions, or to be added to the newsletter via email! Please also join the Facebook Group “Family Group in Flourtown”.
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