Good Tidings March 15-21

Good Tidings: March 15th - 21st, 2021
Announcements
There will be no Masses or confessions at the Catholic Center on Tuesday, March 16th.
 
Easter Flower Campaign
The Catholic Center is accepting donations for this year’s Holy Week flower budget. Donations will be used to purchase flowers for our chapel so students and visitors can fully enter into the liturgy and the Easter Season.
Any and all monetary donations are greatly appreciated. Please donate by March 29th via FaithDirect at gtcc.co/flowers or by cash/check in the office. If you would like to donate in someone’s name, please indicate that in the “Note” section. Thank you for your generosity.

 
Internship Opportunity
The Catholic Foundation of North Georgia is hiring now for summer and fall internships! Interns should have completed at least one year of college; recent graduates are also welcome to apply.

Summer opportunities:
- Development and Database Intern
- Marketing and Communications Intern

Fall opportunities:
- Grants Intern
- Marketing and Communications Intern

Work can be done remotely or in person, specifics will be agreed to with your manager and the Foundation President. Our office is located at 5871 Glenridge Drive, Atlanta, GA 30328. A stipend will be provided at the end of the internship.

Please visit gtcc.co/cfnga for full job descriptions and instructions on how to apply. All applications (for both summer and fall) are due Monday, April 5

 
Liturgy
Stations of the Cross
Friday, March 19th // 6:15 PM
Join us this Friday for our first Stations of the Cross. We will start after Mass at 6:15 PM. There will be Stations of the Cross each Friday during Lent. 
Mass Volunteer Signups
If you want to help serve at Mass as a lector, usher, or altar server for the spring semester, please sign up using the link below!
gtcc.co/spring21masses
Community Life
Feast of St. Joseph Bonfire
Friday, March 19th // 8 PM
Celebrate the Feast of St. Joseph with the Catholic Center community! The Special Events Team will be hosting a bonfire and games on the outdoor patio starting at 8:00 pm. Bring your friends and meet new ones in the year of St. Joseph, a figure vital for Catholic families and communities.
Outreach
Homeless Outreach
Saturday, March 20th // 8:30 AM 
This Saturday, we will be teaming up with Mercy Missions for a homeless mission in downtown Atlanta. We will be serving the homeless though food, coffee, conversations and more! This is a great opportunity to participate in almsgiving during this Lenten season and also meet Catholic students from other Georgia colleges. The link to sign up is here: gtcc.co/marchmercymissions. Please email outreach@gtcatholic.org with any questions, comments, or concerns regarding details of the mission.
 
Music for OLPH
Calling all musicians! Elderly and Infirm outreach is currently unable to organize live music for OLPH due to COVID-19 complications. We want to send them our love with pre-recorded videos of you and your friends playing music that we can send to them. If you would like to participate, please fill out the form below. 
gtcc.co/OLPHmusic 

 
40 Days for Life
February 17th - March 28th
Come and pray for an end to abortion during the 40 Days for Life. Students carpool to a local abortion clinic and respectfully pray outside before morning classes. We are always looking for drivers and passengers so please sign up using the link below.
gtcc.co/40DaysForLife2021
Faith Formation
RCIA
Sunday, March 21st // 1:15 PM
Join us for our RCIA class this Sunday for a Nicene Creed review! If you are interested in joining the Catholic Church, are already Catholic but have not yet received all of the Sacraments of Initiation (Baptism, Eucharist, and Confirmation), or just want to know more about what we believe as Catholics and why, please join us!

RCIA stands for Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults

Each week the video call can be found at gtcc.co/RCIA
Those interested in attending as a participant or sponsor can join the groupme at gtcc.co/RCIAgroup or contact Clare and Connor Nies at RCIA@gtcatholic.org   
Grad/YoPro
Grad/YoPro Holy Hour
Monday, March 15th // 7 PM
Join us for Holy Hour at the Catholic Center followed by drinks/food in Tech Square.

 
Grad/YoPro Hike & Picnic
Saturday, March 20th // 9:30 AM
Join us for a picnic with a view on Sawnee Mountain this Saturday. Snacks are provided, and sack lunches are encouraged. We will meet at the Sawnee Mountain Preserve Visitor Center at 9:30 AM.
 
Don't Miss Out
CC Essentials Library
Fr. Branson mentioned another great book in his homily again? Have a friend you want to introduce to the big ideas of the faith? Want to grow your own spiritual life or relationships? Check out one of our great books at the CC Essentials Library. Located right by the coffee bar, the library is now open for business (although new arrivals will be coming soon). Check out the list of books at gtcc.co/LibraryList

Of note are our 50 copies of Time for God by Fr. Jacques Philippe, check one of our copies out for a great Lenten read.

 
Formed
We are happy to announce that through the generosity of the pastor of the Basilica, the Georgia Tech community now has access to FORMED, an online Catholic resource containing books, audio, movies, etc. for those interested in learning more and exploring the faith.  To access FORMED, go to formed.org and type in the zip code 30308.  You can create an account for yourself and start enjoying the content.

Click on the link below to access a document that walks you through setting up an account:
gtcc.co/FORMED

 

Helluva Catholic Podcast
Check out recent talks by Fr. Branson and members of the Catholic Center community, where they discuss books, moving into the new year, and more. 
Soundcloud: gtcc.co/Podcast
Google Podcasts: gtcc.co/HelluvaCatholicPodcast
Apple Podcasts: gtcc.co//AppleHelluvaPodcast
Spotify: gtcc.co/SpotifyHelluvaPodcast 
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