Social Ministry

  • Help Needed for Maria Julia, Asylum Applicant

    Help Needed for Maria Julia, Asylum Applicant

    This 23-year-old young woman, fleeing El Salvador, now has her legal papers allowing her to remain in the United States while seeking asylum. Catholic charities has provided her with two pro-bono lawyers, and a very generous family in our Parish has agreed to sponsor Maria Julia and welcome her into their home. Maria Julia and […]

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  • Reminder: Aging with Grace Workshop Tomorrow 5/25 at 9:00am

    Reminder: Aging with Grace Workshop Tomorrow 5/25 at 9:00am

    Dr. Sharon Hamill, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology, Faculty Director, CSU Institute for Palliative Care at CSUSM will be with us once again for Aging with Grace, Part III, on Saturday, May 25, 9:00am-12:00noon on the Parish Center Upper Level. This workshop will be about dealing with memory problems due to normal aging and signs of […]

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  • Update on the Local Homeless Situation

    Update on the Local Homeless Situation

    Have you concerns for the homeless? Are you aware of the homeless statistics for the Tri-City area? Do you wonder how the homeless are clothed and nourished? Have you wondered about affordable housing to ease the pain of homelessness? If your answer is yes to any of those questions, we invite you to a special […]

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  • Care for Creation Team Update

    On Sunday, December 10, St Thomas More’s Care for Creation Team will be going to Coastal Roots Farm, a local community farm that integrates biblical insights, traditional Jewish spirituality, and agricultural practices. Join us as we learn about how faith, food, agriculture, and the Earth intersect! To RSVP or for more information, please contact Eric […]

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  • Attention Christmas Angels!

    Thank you to everyone who have started their Christmas shopping and have already brought goodies for the children and families in need! There are still a few Camp Pendleton Military families that need sponsoring. We have various size families to fit your budget! Please see a Christmas Angel representative on the plaza or contact Lisa […]

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  • Thanksgiving Pies

    It’s that time again…the time we celebrate our thankfulness by an annual feast. Some, however, have little with which to celebrate. Brother Benno’s helps with its annual Thanksgiving Feast…turkey and all the trimmings for a few hundred. For years STM has been the sole provider of dessert. Please help with your pumpkin or apple pies. […]

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  • Got Candy?

    If you have extra candy from Halloween…or the kids have too much, please bring it to the Parish Office before November 20, and we will make arrangements to have it sent across the border to Casa de los Pobres for the orphans and poor in Tijuana. It will be distributed by the Sisters as special […]

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