Are you feeling a desire to draw closer to Jesus … through prayer, devotion to Our Lady and a connection to a unifying community sharing the same charism? The Order of Discalced Carmelite Seculars (lay Catholics) is beginning formation for aspirants in September for those who feel called to follow Carmelite spirituality in their daily lives. For more information or to come to a monthly meeting and/or our Retreat at Saint Walburga,  please call Meg (970) 556-3997 or  Michele (970) 218-4455

The next Baptism Instruction class is Wed., July 11, 7 p.m. in the Parish Center. Please register by contacting Jim at 482-4148 x216 or Parents – Baptisms are scheduled after the required baptism class has been completed. It is recommended that baptism instruction be taken during the pregnancy, but it may be taken at any time. Godparents – You must have received all three Sacraments of Initiation (Baptism, Eucharist and Confirmation); be an active member of your parish; and be practicing your Catholic Faith. If you are a member of Saint Joseph Parish, you must attend a baptism class.