Singoff at the OK Chorale

On Saturday, January 25th, members of the Holy Family choir performed a fundraiser concert, Funds received offset the cost of participating in a large choir ensemble performance at Lincoln Center in New York City in May 2020 under the composer Pepper Choplin. The concert featured a variety of vocal acts including Broadway numbers,  classical selections, sacred pieces, and a crowd sing-along. To make an online donation to support the choir’s trip in May, please click HERE.

Click each link below to view videos from this performance.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


Christmas 2019

 
Holy Family celebrated the birth of our Lord with three worship services – 5 PM Children’s Service and 11 PM Midnight Mass on Christmas Eve. On Christmas morning, the unique “Pajama Eucharist” was held at 10 PM when participants are encouraged to “come as they are,” even if that means in holiday pajamas and robes. For more information about worship at Holy Family, please contact the church office. admin@hfec.org
 

View more photos from Christmas at Holy Family by clicking HERE.



Greening of the Church 2019

 
On Sunday, December 22nd, members of Holy Family spent time decking the halls at the annual Greening of the Church event. Following the preparations for Christmas services. the Brotherhood of St. Andrew members hosted a spaghetti dinner in thanks for their hard work. More photos from this event can be seen HERE.


Breakfast with St. Nicholas 2019

On Saturday, December 7th, the Holy Family chapter of the Brotherhood of St. Andrew hosted Breakfast with St. Nicholas. Families enjoyed a variety of breakfast treats and participated in crafts and games. St. Nicholas himself joined the gathering to share his story and give the children chocolate coins. A special addition this year was a train village with many houses and charaters. St. Nick had a few minutes to take photos with the children before he had to get back to his adventures. For more information about children’s activities at Holy Family, please contact Children’s Ministry Director Jolene Johnston jjohnston@hfec.org.
 

CLICK HERE for more photos from

the Breakfast with St. Nick event.



Stewardship Ingathering 2019

 
On Sunday, November 24th during both the 8 AM and 10 AM services, Holy Family congregation members gathered to offer their 2020 pledges of financial support to Holy Family and its ministries. Father Bruce blessed the pledges and encouraged those gathered to light a candle as a symbol of their role in the greater #holyvillage. For more information about supporting the worship and ministries at Holy Family, please contact the church office. admin@hfec.org
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


Parishioners Talk About Faith

 
On Sunday, November 10th. Holy Family began its 2019 Celebrating Generosity stewardship campaign. Following both the 8 AM and 10 AM services, a brunch presentation was held that featured video reflections from Holy Family congregation members. Additional videos about hope and charity will be presented in upcoming weeks. To view the videos, please CLICK HERE. For more information about stewardship at Holy Family, please contact Holy Family’s Rector, The Reverend Bruce W. Gray. bgray@hfec.org
 
 


Halloween Blood Drive 2019

 
On Sunday, October 27th. Holy Family hosted a Halloween weekend blood drive that would make any vampire happy. Parish members and those in the community were invited to donate blood from 9 AM – 2 PM. More photos from the blood drive can be seen HERE. For more information about outreach projects at Holy Family, please contact Deacon Cathy Scott. cscott@hfec.org


Pet Blessing 2019

On Sunday, October 6th, Holy Family held its annual pet blessing during the 10 AM worship service. Many dogs, and one brave cat, attended the service with their humans and received a blessing in honor of St. Francis of Assisi, patron saint of animals. Photos from this special service can be viewed by clicking HERE.


Newsletter: September 29, 2019

Holy Family newsletter: September 29, 2019


Jr. DOK Prayer Walk

 
On Sunday, July 14th, a few members of Holy Family’s Daughters of the King and Jr. Daughters of the King chapters participated in a prayer walk at Flowing Well Park in Carmel. Participants enjoyed the glorious weather and stopped along the trail to focus on nature, read scripture, and reflect on God’s glory. For more information about Jr. Daughters of the King at Holy Family, please contact Directresses Ruth Everett and Kristine Canter. mmjrdok@gmail.com