Council Activities



  • 2009 - 2020

    2020

    January 11: New Parishioner Dinner
    January 25: Texas Rally for Life
    February 2: Super Bowl Meat Platters
    February 8 : Marriage Vows Renewal Ceremony
    February 23 : VA Hospital Visit
    February-March: Church/Community
    3 Friday Lenten Fish Fries
    Events suspended March 15
    due to COVID-19

    May: Financial Support for Parish in response to pandemic

    2019
    January 26: New Parishioners Dinner
    February 5: Adoration
    February: Marriage Vows Renewal Ceremony
    February-March: Church/Community Friday Lenten Fish Fries
    April 28: VA Hospital Visit
    May 22: Brookwood Community Visit
    May: St. Michael Catholic School Scholarship Presentation
    May: Church Purchase of Pentecost prayer materials for the church Welcome Center
    June 22: Knight in a Day
    June 23: VA Hospital Visit
    July 27: New Parishioner Dinner
    August 10 & 11 Parish Ministry Fair
    October: Painted Churches Tour
    November 28: Prepared Thanksgiving Turkey Sale
    December 6 & 7: Poinsettia Sale
    December 24-25: Church, Distribution of Wassail after each Christmas Mass
    December 29: VA Hospital Visit


    2018
    January 27: Texas Rally for Life
    February-March: Church/Community Friday Lenten Fish Fries
    April 23: Church Purchase of Penetecost prayer materials for the church Welcome Center
    April 29: Community VA Hospital Visit
    May 3: Youth St. Michael School Sports Banquet
    May 4: Community Italian Night
    May 13 : Community Special Olympics
    May 24: VA Hospital Visit
    June: Knight in a Day
    August 25/26: Parish Ministry Fair
    August 26: Corporate Communion
    September 28: Parish Family Spaghetti Dinner
    October 13: Community Special Olympics
    October 28: Community VA Hospital Visitation
    November 28: Parish Virtus Training
    December 1 & 2: Parish Poinsettias Distribution
    December 24-25: Church, Distribution of Wassail after each Christmas Mass
    December 30 : VA Hospital Visit


    2017

    January 20: Youth,  K of C Free Throw Competition
    January 27: Community, Spaghetti Dinner
    January 28: Bus to Austin for Texas Rally for Life
    February 2: Church: Seminarian Luncheon
    March 5: Community VA Hospital Visitation
    March 26: Church: RCIA luncheon
    March-April: Church/Community Friday Lenten Fish Fries
    March: Church: St. Michael Athletic Track (Long Jump Pit)
    April 14: Church/Community Rosary Ring / Recitation Prayers for Parishioners
    April 25: Church / Community St. Michael Middle School Sports Banquet
    May 7: Community VA Hospital Visitation
    May 12: Family: Spaghetti Dinner
    May 13: Community Special Olympics
    May 25: Youth: St. Michael 8th Grade Graduates Scholarships
    June 5:Church: Dinner for St. Mary's Seminarians
    September 23: Community Special Olympics
    October 29: VA Hospital Visit
    November 3: Family Movie Night
    November 4: Youth Ministry Dinner
    December 2 & 3: Church / Community: Christmas Poinsettias Distribution
    December 24: Community VA Hospital Visit
    December 24-25: Church, Distribution of Wassail after each Christmas Mass


    2016

    January 9: Youth- National K of C Free Throw Competition
    January 16: Parish: Clean up of Church Basement
    January 23: Life: Bus to Austin for Texas Rally for Life
    February- March: Church / Community Friday Lenten Fish Frys
    March 16: Community / Church: V.A. Hospital Visitation
    March 27: Community / Church: V.A. Hospital Visitation
    March 29: Church: Annual Communion Service
    May 1: Church: Potluck Meal for RCIA
    May 7: Community: Special Olympics
    June 18: Community / Church: Landscaping at Spiritan House
    August 21: Community / Church: V.A. Hospital Visitation
    September 16: Family: Spaghetti Dinner
    September 17: Community / Youth: Special Olympics Bocce Tournament
    November 9: Family Movie Night
    December 2 & 3: Church / Community: Christmas Poinsettias Distribution
    December 3: Church, Christmas Dinner for Dominican Sisters of Houston
    November 9: Community / Church V.A. Hospital Visitation
    December 24-25: Church, Distribution of Wassail after each Christmas Mass
    December 31: Church, Veneration of the Holy Family following morning Mass

     
    2015

    January 8: Youth - National K of C Free throw competition
    January 12: Fr. Jack Whitley Assembly 3429 Priest Scholarship / Social Activities
    February 20 & 27: Parsih / Community -- Lenten Fish Fry
    March 6, 13, 20 & 27: Parish / Community -- Lenten Fish Fry
    June 27: Church / Council / Community -- Host Knight in a day
    July 28: Church / Culture of Life Rally
    August 6: Culture of Life -- meals for actors in pro-life movie
    August 15: Church---Distribution of school materials to classrooms
    September 11: Parish / Family -- Family night spaghetti dinner
    September 12: Church / Community -- Attendance at Archdiocese First Responder Mass
    September 18: Community / Youth: Special Olympics Bocce Tournament
    October 3: Community / Church:Archangel Festival Lunch
    October 10: Community / Church: St. J. P. II Habitat for Humanity financial support
    November 2: Council / Church: memorial Mass for deceased members
    November: Church / Community: Financial support for Guadalupe Radio Network
    November 6: Parish / Family: Family Movie Night food service
    November 29: Community / Church: V.A. Hospital visitation
    December 13: Church: Christmas dinner for Dominican Sisters of Houston
    December 27: Community / Church: V.A. Hospital Visitation
     
    2014
     
    January 19: Youth- National K of C Free Throw Competition
    February 7: Community/Parish- Family Spaghetti Dinner
    February 10: Community/Parish: First Degree Exemplification (14 new members)
    March 7, 14, 21, 28 Community/Parish: Lenten Fish Fries
    March: 14: Youth-Support of Girl Scout Cookie Sales
    April 4: Community: Dinner--Dominican Sisters of Houston
    April 4,11 Community/Parish: Lenten Fish Fries
    May: Parish Picnic
    June 28: Dominican Sisters of Houston--Campus Landscaping
    August: Donations for Archbishop Joseph Fiorenza Priest Retirement Residence
    September 5: Family Spaghetti Dinner
    September 27: Community: Special Olympics Bocce Tourney
    October 4: Community/Parish- St. Raphael / St. Michael Parishes Festival
    Ocotober 4 & 5: Community: Shoe Collection for Houston Homeless
    October 6: Church: Community:Shepherd's Cup Hole Sponsor
    November 3: Parish: Movie Night St. Michael School
    December 5: Church: Distribution of Complimentary Christmas Poinsettias to Archdiocese Offices, St. Mary's Seminary, area retirement residences, St. Dominic's Village, Amazing Place, Angela's House, Catholic New Creation, Christian Community Service Center, Dominican Sisters of Houston, Vietnamese Dominican Sisters
    December 7: Church: Christmas Dinner for Dominican Sisters of Houston
     

    2013

    January 4: Community/Parish-Spaghetti Dinner
    January 22: Community/Parish-Sponsor "Rosary for Life" commemorating 40th Anniversary of U.S. Supreme Court Roe v Wade decision

    January 26: Parish/Youth/Community-Sponsor bus to Austin for Rally for Life 2013
    January: Youth- National K of C  Free Throw Competition
    February 15 & 22: Community/Fraternity-Lenten Friday Fish Fry
    March 1, 8, 15, and 22: Community/Fraternity-LentenFriday Fish Fry
    April 12: Church: RCIA Fish Fry
    September 6: Family Dinner Night
    September 28: Community: Special Olympics Bocce Tournament
    October 4: Parish: Family Dinner Night
    October 5: Community/Parish - St. Raphael / St. Michael Parishes Festival
    October 7: Shepherd's Cup Hole Sponsor
    November 8: Family Outdoor Movie Night
    November 8: Community: Wheelchairs for Military Veterans
    December: Church: contribution to new parish in Benin in honor of chaplain, Fr. Michael Grey CSSp
    December 3-7: Community/Parish-Distribution of Christmas Poinsettias (retirement homes, clergy, St. Mary's Seminary)
     

    2012

    January 6: Community/Parish-Spaghetti Dinner
    February 3: Community/Parish-Spaghetti Dinner
    February: Community/Parish- Provide Refreshments for Covenants presentation
    February 15: Youth- Free Throw Competition
    February 24; Community/Fraternity-Lenten Friday Fish Fry
    March 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30: Community/Fraternity-Lenten Friday Fish Fry
    June 1 : Parish- Spaghetti Dinner
    June: Parish- Financial donation to St. Michael School Tuition Assistance Endowment Fund
    May 25: Church-St. Mary's Seminary Sleeping Room Project
    June: Parish-Contribution to new school capital campaign
    July 28: Church-St. Mary's Seminary Parking Lot Striping
    August 2: Parish-Ice Cream Social (Catholicism Series)
    September 7: Parish-Spaghetti Dinner
    September 22: Community-Special Olympics Bocce Tournament
    September 29: Church- St. Mary's Seminary Event Parking
    October 5: Parish- Spaghetti Dinner
    November 2: Parish- Spaghetti Dinner
    November 2: Community- Purchase of Three Wheelchairs for Military Veterans
    December 4-8: Community--Vacate Spiritan (Congregation of the Holy Ghost) Houston building, includung the boxing of 3,400 poinds of books for shipment to Spiritan missions in Ghana
    December 7-9: Community/Parish-Distribution of Christmas Poinsettias (retirement homes, clergy, St. Mary's Seminary)

     

    2011

    January: Patriotism/Charity-Purchase of Two Wheelchairs for Military Veterans
    March: Parish- Financial Support for Enhancements to PLC Patio (awning & concrete)
    March: Charity-Donation to Japanese Earthquake/Tsunami Victims
    March 11, 18 & 25; April 1, 8 & 15: Community/ Parish -- Lenten Fish Fry
    April: Vocations-Financial Support for Cardinal DiNardo's Shepherd's Cup
    May: Vocations-Seminarian Financial Support (Clark Sample)
    June 3: Parish- Parish Family Night Spaghetti Dinner
    June: Parish- Financial donation to St. Michael School Tuition Assistance Endowment Fund
    July: Financial Assistance to relocate clergy
    August 20: Life- Sponsor Life Mass and Rosary at Women's Clinic
    September: Vocations-Sponsorship of Clergy to Fourth Degree
    September 9: Community/Parish-Spaghetti Dinner
    September 17: Community-Special Olympic Bocce Tournament
    October 12: Parish-Refreshments for Men's Health Forum
    October/November: Charity-Christmas Poinsettia Sales
    November 4: Community/Parish-Spaghetti Dinner
    December 2 : Community/Parish Spaghetti Dinner
    December 10-11: Community/Parish-Distribution of Christmas Poinsettias (retirement homes, clergy, SMS Christmas play decorations)



    2010
     

    January 25 : Charity/Parish-Host Fish Fry for RCIA Candidates & Sponsors
    February 1: Charity-Financial support for Haiti earthquake survivors
    February 12: Charity-Vietnamese Dominican Sisters Landscaping Project
    February 19 & 26; March 5, 12, 19, 26: Community/Parish -- Lenten Friday Fish Fry
    April 10: Charity-St. Michael School Auction
    April 15: Life-Financial Support for "Life" Billboards adjacent to Planned Parenthood
    April 22: Community-K of C Information Night
    April 25: Community-Girl Scouts: I Live My Faith Medals
    May 1: Community-Special Olympics, Spring Games
    May : Parish-Financial Support for Parish Rosary Guild
    June : Charity-Financial support for Cardinal DiNardo's Shepherd's Cup
    July: Community-Correspondence / support to St. Michael School graduates serving in U.S. Armed Forces
    August 8: Vocations-Seminarian Send-off Mass and Reception
    August 21: Life-Host Mass for Life and Rosary at Aaron's Women's Clinic
    September: Life-Donation and Delivery of Project Gabriel Outdoor Sign to Archdiocese
    September 25: Community-Special Olympics, Bocce Tournament
    October 10: Patriotism-Project Afghanistan Supporting the Military
    October 16: Community-Girls/Boys Soccer Goal Competition
    October: Vocations-Vocations Chalice to School Classrooms
    October : Vocations-Financial Support for Seminarians Clark Sample and Will Bailey
    November / December 2010: Charity-Poinsettia Sales
    December: Parish/Community-Keep Christ in Christmas Auto Magnet Sales
    December : Community-Distribution of Christmas Poinsettias (retirement homes, clergy)

     

    2009

    April 18: Charity-St. Michael School Auction
    May 17: Community-Special Olympics
    June 27: Charity- Youth Ministry Car Wash
    July 25: Unity- Host Archdiocese-wide K of C Meeting PLC A
    August 24: Unity-Host First Degree Exemplification
    September 26: Community-Special Olympics, Bocce Tournament
    October/November : Charity-Christmas Poinsettia Sales
    November : Vocations/Parish-Present Vocations Chalice to Pastor
    November 29: Vocations/Parish-Host Year for Priest Reception
    December 12 & 13: Distribute Poinsettias
    December 14 : Fraternity-Christmas Social