October 08, 2017 – MBG General Assembly

The Monthly General Assembly of MBG was held last October 8, 2017. MBG members attended the 7:00 A.M. mass, presided by Fr. Dong Adaptar. After the mass, we proceeded to Chowking for the breakfast hosted by Sis. Flor Dizon, who will be celebrating her 92nd birthday on October 17, 2017. Other MBG members who celebrating their birthday this October month are: Lilet Pen, Vina Manzano, and Lydia Geronimo. Happy Birthday! May God bless you all with more birthdays to come! To God Be the G...

July 12, 2017 – MBG General Assembly

The Mother Butler Guild held its Monthly General Assembly last July 12, 2017. After the 7:00 AM Holy Mass, we proceeded to the Celebration Hall for the meeting. As usual, we discussed different issues and also the re-scheduling of our Sunday service duty hours. We also celebrated the birthday of Nene Vera Cruz who provided the food together with Beth Macavinta, and Jovy Borromeo. Thanks be to God! By: Lolit Reyes

July 05-06, 2017 – MBG SJBP Unit Attends MBG National Convention at World Trade Center

The MBG National Convention was held last July 5-6, 2017 at the World Trade Center, Pasay City, where 6,500 MBG delegates nationwide attended. The said convention is held every three years, and this year, the theme was “Live Christ. Share Christ. Love the Poor.” The Program Director of the convention was Msgr. Jesus Romulo C. Ranada. The convention started at 8:00 AM with the Parade of Banners, followed by the Opening Message of Amb. Henriette T. De Villa, National President of MBG. On Day 1...

June 10, 2017 – Greeters & Collectors Attend Renewal Formation

The Ministry of Greeters & Collectors attended the Renewal Formation last June 10, 2017 at San Carlos Seminary’s Lay Formation Center from 8 am - 12 noon. Rev. Fr. Rico Garcia talked about “The Parish as Communion of Communities.” We should be deeply concerned of faith life in the fellowship and the belongingness and participation in the lives of the people. The Communion of Communities needed a passionate program of intense prayer and penance. Parishes and BEC’s will be an oasis of mercy...

June 08, 2017 – Monthly Meeting of Greeters & Collectors

The Ministry of Greeters and Collectors held their meeting last June 8, 2017 at SJBP at 7:00 PM. “Come Holy Spirit” was sung before the meeting, followed by an opening prayer. The Gospel,  John3:16-18 was read and some greeters shared their reflections about the gospel. The signing of attendance followed. The agenda were as follows: To confirm the attendance of those who will attend in the Renewal Formation. Remind of their active participation in the novena and fiesta masses. Call the at...

May 09, 2017 – Monthly Meeting of Greeters and Collectors

The meeting of the Greeters & Collectors Ministry was held last May 9, 2017, while our election for the new set of officers was conducted last May 7, 2017. Among the the agenda was the introduction of each officer, and their duties and responsibilities to the Parish and the Ministry. We also discussed the availability of service for each greeter during the Sunday Masses for the period May to July 2017. The members were reminded of their punctual and regular attendance during the meetings an...

May 07, 2017 – SJBP MBG Celebrates 39th Anniversary

The Mother Butler Guild (MBG) – SJBP Unit celebrated its 39th Anniversary last May 7, 2017. We offered a Thanksgiving Mass at 7AM of that day. Afterwhich, we gathered at the Ground Floor of the Formation Center for a simple breakfast. We honor all the past presidents of MBG who had worked to keep MBG members closely-knit, and molded the members to keep on serving. We are happy to have reached our 39th year with 28 active members and our “oldies” members who have continued to give support to all...

April 09, 2017 – MBG General Assembly

The Mother Butler Guild – SJBP Unit held its monthly General Assembly last April 9, 2017. After the 7:00 AM mass, we proceeded to the Celebration Hall for the meeting. We discussed in the meeting, our activities for the Holy Week, the forthcoming MBG Convention (which is being held very three years) on July 2017 at the World Trade Center and the raffle tickets in connection with the convention, and other related matters. The meeting ended with a simple brunch of rice, menudo, pancit, and cof...

March 16, 2017 – Monthly Meeting of Greeters and Collectors

The monthly meeting of Greeters and Collectors was held last March 16, 2017, at 7:00 in the evening. After signing the attendance, opening prayer was recited, followed by the Gospel reading, short reflection, and the reading the minutes of previous meeting last February 2017. After all these, discussion of the main agenda followed. Among the matters tackled were: -          Greeters to be assigned in the Sanlakbay Launching on March 17 -          Schedule of Parish Lenten Activities -      ...

March 08, 2017 – Farewell Sis. Vining Sebanes

Our dear Sis. Severina "Vining" Sebanes passed away on February 25, 2017, at the age of 92. She was a past president of the MBG-SJBP Unit for two terms. Many members remember her as a good but strict president. When I joined MBG six years ago, she is already inactive due to illness, but still she regularly attended weekly meetings and she remained to be a consultant and adviser to us. Lately due to illness, we seldom see her and we totally missed her when she transferred to Laguna to live...