Sacred Heart Mission Catholic Church

 Catholic Church Diocese of Las Cruces

Lent begins on Ash Wednesday February 14th.

Communion Service &Distribution of Ashes will be held at 5:30pm at the church.

Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of the Light in La Luz at 9:30 am and 5:30 pm.

Our Lenten Journey
Stations of the Cross - Will be held on Fridays beginning on Friday, February 17th, at 5:30pm at the church.
Rice Bowls—This year you can once
again participate in the CRS Rice Bowl
Campaign. Please participate by giving
alms to the poor in other countries.
Petition to Governor Martinez
Bishop Cantu is inviting us to participate in signing a petition to Governor Martinez so that Pro Life legislation might be heard on the floor of the State Legislature this session. Since this is a short session, any legislation which is not budgetary, must be introduced by the Governor herself. Please consider signing the petition, and let your voice be heard.

Annual Wedding Anniversary Mass -
Are you celebrating you 25, 30,35, 40, 45, or 50 years or More of Marriage? Bishop Cantu cordially invites you to the Annual Wedding Anniversary Mass to be celebrated on Saturday Feb. 10th at 3:00pm at Our Lady of Grace in Artesia or Saturday, Feb. 17th at 11:00am at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Cathedral, Las Cruces. Register on line at:
anniversary or call the Pastoral Center at 575-523-7577.
“Treasures of Our Faith” Retreat with Immaculee Illbagiza - Ms. Illbgiza a best selling author and Rwandan Genocide survivor, is scheduled to speak on faith, hope, love and forgiveness at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Heart in Las Cruces on Friday evening, Feb. 23rd at 5:00pm and Saturday morning, Feb. 24th at 9:00am. Tickets for this retreat can be purchased at the Cathedral for $38.00 each,
or can also be purchased online at, retreats
Call Martha Beasley, Event Coordinator, for more information at either 575-640-9076 or 575-524-8563.

Check It Out!

There is a book library located near the side exit door.  Please feel free to donate books or borrow some. 

Suggestion Box

We have a suggestion box for anything the congregation might want to write in for the Church Council to address. It will be at the back of the church on the East side of the church. Thank you.

Gospel of Matthew Bible Study With Deacon Andy
The 10-session study starts January 29th @ 6PM at Our Lady of the Light Parish Hall in La Luz.
Matthew (Mt) Study in Parish Hall
Bring a Catholic Bible and a note taking device (pad/pen, tablet or phone).
Reading Assignments:
2/19 Mt Chapter(s)5-7                
2/26 Mt Chapter(s) 8-10             
3/5 Mt Chapter(s)11-13
3/12 Mt Chapter(s) Mt 14-18
3/19 Mt Chapter(s) Mt 19-22
3/26 Mt Chapter(s) Mt 23-25
4/2 Mt Chapter(s) Mt 26-28

 Sacred Heart - Cloudcroft

Sunday 8:30 am Mass 

Sunday 8:00 am Confessions 

Wednesday - 9:00 am Mass 

Adoration after Mass on the last Wednesday of the month.

Our Lady of the Light  La Luz

Saturday 4:00 pm Mass

Saturday 3:00 pm Confessions

Sunday 10:00 am Mass

Tuesday Thursday & Friday Mass 8:30 am

Parish Website   

Monday & Wednesday Communion Service 8:30 am 

Adoration after Mass on Thursdays

Anointing of Sick 

1st Friday of the month after Mass

St. Francis - Tularosa

Sunday 11:30 am Mass 

Tuesday-Friday 7:30 am Mass

Friday 5:30 pm Confessions

Adoration of The Blessed Sacrament after the Friday 7:30 Mass until 9:00 pm.

Please contact Naomi Pino at 575.551.2498 if you can volunteer to sit with Our Lord on a routine basis. 

Our Lady of the Light Food Pantry
Thank you for your continued support of the Food Pantry.
The Food Pantry is in need of the following
food items this month:

Hot and cold cereal; Mac and Cheese;
Pasta and pasta sauce; Dried beans and rice; Canned
soup; Small bag of Flour & Sugar; Small Bottle of
vegetable oil; Canned Fruit, bottled juice.
Please Note: The Food pantry will now be closed
the 1st Tuesday of every month. There were 566
families served in January. Thank you for
donations & support.

Feeding the Hungry 

 The St. Francis de Paula Soup Kitchen is open every Wednesday. Volunteers are needed at noon to help prepare the meal. The meal is prepared between noon and 3:00 and served from 3:30 to 5:00 pm. Sacred Heart Parishioners will prepare and serve the meal every 5th Wednesday of the month (when there is a fifth Wednesday in the month). If you would like to volunteer, please contact Clare Tinguely at 682-6316

Growing in Our Catholic Faith

'Real Life Catholic' by Chris Stephani can be viewed on EWTN Tuesdays at 9 pm M.T. The DVD can also be purchase from the EWTN Catalog. 

The Mass in Sacred Scripture by Deacon Harold Burke-Siver available on Amazon in either hard copy or Kindle edition.

The Ignatian Adventure: Experiencing the Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius by Fr. Kevin O’Brien SJ. It is basically scriptural based contemplative exercises used by the Jesuits.

Gus Lloyd has a morning program; Seize the Day on the Catholic Channel (129) on Sirius Satellite Radio