FEBRUARY 2-3, 2018 – SJBP LEADERS GATHER FOR PASTORAL PLANNING 2018

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30 leaders of our parish, including our parish priest, Msgr. Nestor Cerbo gathered for a day and a half pastoral planning last February 2 and 3 at CICM Bukal ng Tipan in Taytay, Rizal. Journeying with the group during the weekend of pastoral planning were some of the facilitators from Bukal ng Tipan, Bro. Jojit Guevarra and Sis. Aleli Gutierrez, together with their organization's founder, Fr. Mark Lesage. With their guidance, the group was able to revisit and re-evaluate the pastoral plans ...
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JANUARY 31, 2018 – PARISH BEC CORE GROUP MEETING

The weekly Parish BEC Core Group Meeting was held last January 31, 2018, 7:00 PM at the 2nd floor of the Parish Formation Center. BEC St. Joseph was the facilitator, wherein Bro. Atoy Madrona, ABSL Vising Ygaña, and BSL Gary Pascual, led the prayer recitation and songs. Fr. Raul Cuyag gave the reflection for the 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time. Shortly after the bible sharing, a specially prepared packed dinner was distributed to the group in celebration of the birthday and wedding anniversa...
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JANUARY 10, 2018 – PARISH BEC CORE GROUP MEETING

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The Parish BEC Core Group Meeting was held last January 10, 2018, 7:00 PM at the 2nd Floor of the Parish Formation Center. The facilitator of this week’s meeting is BEC Rivera, with Sis. Evelyn Baltazar (Asst. BSL) leading the opening prayer and songs. Fr. Raul Cuyag gave the reflection for the 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, while Bro. Joel Salazar (BSL of Rivera) shared his experiences and realizations based on the given reflection. Shortly after, discussion of business matters followed, which w...
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JANUARY 3, 2018 – PARISH BEC CORE GROUP MEETING

The first Parish BEC Core Group Meeting for year 2018 was held last January 3, Wednesday at the 2nd Floor of the Parish Formation Center. BEC Progreso led by Bro. Hermes Cachola facilitated the meeting, with the ever-enthusiastic Sis. Baby leading the lively worship songs. Msgr. Nestor gave the exegesis for The Epiphany of the Lord, which the heads are supposed to cascade to their respective BECs and groups. Shortly after the snacks were served, discussion of business matters followed. Among the...
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DECEMBER 27, 2017 – PARISH BEC CORE GROUP CHRISTMAS PARTY 2017

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Christmas spirit filled the Parish Celebration Hall on the evening of December 27, 2017, when all our parish leaders gathered for the Parish BEC Core Group Christmas Party. The decors were set-up by Sis. Nina Ortencio and Bro. Anthony Reyes, with the help of the Youth.The venue was further enhanced with the lights and sounds provided by Bro. Joel Salazar and his Team Ecklipsch. The party started at around 7:30 PM with the hosts, Sis. Imah Maneja and Bro. Christian Apolinario leading the progr...
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December 16, 2017 – Commissioning of Parish Youth Ministry Core Group on National Youth Day

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Isa sa tradisyon ng mga Katolikong Pilipino ang pagdiriwang ng Misa de Gallo o Simbang Gabi tuwing papalapit ang araw ng Kapaskuhan, tuwing panahon ng adbiyento sa bawat taon na dumaraan. Kasabay ng pagsisimula ng unang araw ng Misa de Gallo ay ang pagdiriwang ng National Youth Day. Ika-16 ng buwan ng Disyembre pinagdiriwang ang National Youth Day at bilang pakikiisa sa araw na ito ng mga kabataan ng ating parokya, ay ginanap din ang Commissioning ng Parish Youth Ministry (PYM) Core Group ...
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December 06, 2017 – Parish BEC Core Group Meeting

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The Parish BEC Core Group Meeting was held again last December 6, 2017, 7:00 PM at the 2nd Floor of the Parish Formation Center. BEC Pedro Cruz was the facilitator, with Bro. Rene Reyes and Sis. Tess Santiago leading the opening prayer and worship songs. Msgr. Nestor gave the reflection for the Second Sunday of Advent, reminding everyone that we should continue living righteous lives through proclaiming the Gospel, following the will of God, and repenting on our sins. After the brief bible-sh...
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December 04, 2017 – Parish Advent Recollection

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Ginanap ang ang ating Parish Advent Recollection noong Disyembre 4, 2017 sa ganap na alas-7:00 ng gabi. Ito ay isang mapagpalang gabi ng paghahanda para sa pagdating ni Jesus. Maraming salamat Panginoon sa mga paalala mo sa amin na Iyong pinarating sa pamamagitan ni Rev. Fr. Hans Magdurulang na aming naging tagapagpaliwanag tungkol sa Adbiyento. Tayong lahat ay pinagpala ng Panginoon para maging pagpapala din sa iba. Linisin ang ating buhay, itapon ang kasalanan at ilabas ang kabutihang asal, ...
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December 03, 2017 – Blessing of Advent Wreath and Lighting of the 1st Advent Candle

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Isinagawa sa St. John the Baptist Parish ang Pagbabasbas ng "Advent Wreath" at pagsisindi ng unang kandila para sa unang Linggo ng Adbiyento. Ang pagbabasbas "Advent Wreath" at pagsisindi ng unang kandila ay ginawa sa lahat ng misa. Pinaunlakan ng mga BSLs (BEC Servant Leader) ang pagsisindi ng unang kanidla. Ang panahon ng adbiyento ay tungkol sa paghihintay para sa ikawalang pagdating ng ating Panginoong Hesukristo at paghahanda sa Pasko. Sa panahon ng Adbiyento ay hinahanda din ang ating sa...
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