Category Archives: News

September activities

Sat, 9/1 – ANCOP Walk & CFC Family Picnic (Ellicott City, MD)

Sat, 9/8 – Post-Conference Chapter Assembly (Baltimore, MD)

Tues, 9/11 – Glory Book Teaching (Laurel, MD)

Sat, 9/15 – Start of Central MD CLP (Laurel, MD)

Sat, 9/15 – Fruit of the Spirit Teaching: “Faithfulness & Self-Control” (Laurel, MD)

Sat, 9/22 – Start of North MD CLP (Glyndon, MD)

Need more details on a certain activity? Send us an email!

The SFC MD Delegates

Presenting the 19 brothers and sisters who will represent SFC MD at the 18th SFC USA National Conference in Los Angeles, CA.

Care to be the 20th?

Upcoming activities

Don’t miss out! Here are the SFC Maryland activities for the months of May and June:

May 8 – Music ministry workshop
May 19 – Fruit of the Spirit series: #2 Love and Discipline
May 26 – The Christian Woman: Beautiful, Vibrant and Joyful
June 12 – Music ministry workshop
June 16 – Singolympics (northeast USA annual sportsfest)
June 22 to 24 – White water rafting fellowship in West Virginia

Ongoing: Central CLP (May 6, 13, 20) and North CLP (May 5, 12, 19, 26)

Will You Be My Bride?

March 17, Saturday, 1 PM

Resurrection of Our Lord Church
8402 Brock Bridge Road
Laurel, MD 20724

Fee for food & materials: $10

RSVP to your Bridegroom here!

You were romanced in Princess Diaries, now he asks, “Will you be my bride?”

Based on the bible verse…

Let us rejoice and be glad and give him glory. For the wedding day of the Lamb has come, his bride has made herself ready. She was allowed to wear a bright, clean linen garment. (The linen represents the righteous deeds of the holy ones.) Then the angel said to me, “Write this: Blessed are those who have been called to the wedding feast of the Lamb.” And he said to me, “These words are true; they come from God.” (Rev. 19:7-9)

…Jesus invites us to a wedding in a heaven. This event will give us a taste of it.

RSVP here.

Memo from the CFC USA Council Regarding the HHS Mandate


The National Council of Couples for Christ – USA released a pastoral message regarding the community’s stand on conscience protection (SFC is a family ministry of Couples for Christ).

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

Greetings and Blessings!

In the past couple of weeks, much news has been made of the Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) unprecedented mandate that would force religious institutions, in violation of their religious beliefs, to provide and pay for abortion-inducing drugs, contraceptives and sterilization. Recently this month, an accommodation from President Obama seemed to try to answer the objections from the Catholic Church. The truth of the matter is nothing was changed as far the intrusion of our religious liberties.

This is a real and very current issue that, we as Catholics must respond to. Cardinal Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington, best described it in his letter to the faithful on the HHS mandate as he states: “What is at stake here is a question of human freedom. The authors of the Bill of Rights enshrined freedom of religion as our nation’s first and founding principle. We should not be reduced to petitioning the government for rights that the Constitution already guarantees.” Read the rest of this entry

Second Glory Book Teaching Session

SFC MD will have its second Glory Book teaching session with Tito Art Doloroso on Tuesday, February 28 at 7 PM for those who want to learn how to sing and/or play certain songs from the Glory Book.

Things to take note:

Bring your Glory book and instrument
(if guitar, include a capo)

Dinner will be served

The venue’s address is:
6601 Copper Ridge Dr., Apt. 202
Baltimore, MD 21209

Ricky Cuenca’s Pastoral Visit

CFC Global Community Chairman Ricky Cuenca will be in town for a Pastoral Visit and all CFC Family Ministries are invited to attend his teachings:

Monday, Feb. 13, 7 PM
Building Up Christian Character, Virtues and Values Through CFC
9121 Sumner Grove Dr., Laurel, MD 20708

Tuesday, Feb. 14, 8 PM
Enriching a Personal Love Relationship with the Lord and Nourishing Marital and Family Ties Through CFC
65 Sacred Heart Lane, Glyndon, MD 21071

When a Man Loves a Woman

Get ready to celebrate the love month with your brothers and sisters in SFC with

When a Man Loves a Woman

6 PM, Saturday, February 11, 2012

Holy Korean Martyrs Center
5801 Security Blvd.
Gwynn Oak, MD 21207

Dress code: Wear something red

Fee: $15

There will be games, musical performances, dinner, and much more!



You can buy roses, just contact Dette to order…

1 rose = $5
3 roses = $12
5 roses = $20
12 roses = $34

Pro-Life Rally and March for Life details

Click on the image below to see all of the details pertaining to this weekend’s pro-life rallies and Monday’s March for Life.

18th SFC USA Conference teaser movie

200 have already registered. Will you be next?

Deadline for the $50 downpayment (to avail of the early bird fee) is on January 15th. Send the registration form with your payment, payable to Couples for Christ, to:

Winnie Rivera
16050 Devonshire St., Granada Hills, CA 91344
In the Memo of your check, please write “2012 SFC Conference”


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