SJV Mission Team’s Home Build Project

Throughout the past year, we've shared with you the work our Mission Team members have been doing in Holiday Lakes, Brazoria County. In short, they helped the Vega family rebuild their house from the ground up after it flooded in August of 2017....

Faith and Snacks at Vacation Bible School

Some of our elementary students enjoyed a week of VBS at SJV. They pretended to be slaves of Pharaoh, they were rescued by Moses (a teen volunteer) and they were brought to the Promised Land. All this and a good snack too! “...

ESL Graduation – Spring 2019

[gallery link="none" ids="21525,21526"] For I was a stranger and you welcomed me The Spring Semester of English as a Second Language (ESL) concluded on May 23rd. SJV would like to congratulate our 70 graduates and their families. It is always encouraging to see how these students, from all walks of life, work hard and strive incessantly to improve their lives by learning English. The camaraderie among the groups and the respect and affection towards their teachers is also remarkable. As any of the ESL teachers would tell you, it is also a very gratifying and humbling experience for them. They often ’walk’ with...

A Celebration of Life

Thanks to all of our parishioners who came out for our Annual Celebration of Life and Family Picnic hosted by SJV’s Respect Life Ministry, the Knights of Columbus and St. Anne’s Society on Saturday, May 18th....

Easter Fun

Thank you to all 1,600 parishioners and volunteers who attended our annual Party on the Lot. Special thanks to our newest Catholics and the RCIA team who served in the BBQ lines. There were fun activities for everyone in the family, all enjoyed a great evening of food, fun and fellowship!...

SJV Golf Outing

Our SJV Golf Outing was a huge success with over 100 golfers and Father Clark! Special thanks to our organizers, David Cole, Todd Wisler and the Parish Life Staff! Congrats to all our winners and participants. A special shout out to Scott Von Borstel for his hole in one!!...

May they become known to us and us, to them!

Congratulations to the women and men who were fully initiated into the Catholic Church at the Easter Vigil. They now enter the fourth and final phase of their process, Mystagogy. Please continue to pray for them, their godparents, sponsors, and the RCIA team who journey with them. ...

Eagle Pass Mission Teams Successfully Complete Two Trips

Over the week of Spring Break, nine SJV parishioners participated in a mission trip to Eagle Pass, TX (on the border with Mexico). Serving as project leaders and mentors for students from four Catholic high schools, the Mission Team members worked hard and completed repairs on five homes for the elderly, disabled, and the very poor. The work involved repairing roofs, siding, and painting....