TNTT Bi-Weekly #28

HAPPY ADVENT!!!

As we begin the season of Advent, may we prepare our hearts to welcome Christ each moment of our lives!
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POPE'S PRAYER INTENTIONS - DECEMBER 2019

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NATIONAL DAY OF APOSTOLIC WORK (NDAW) KICK OFF!

Our NDAW kicks off on December 1st and throughout the month! Let us come together and in the spirit of National Day of Apostolic Work (NDAW) and focus all of our volunteering effort to the mission of Catholic Charities USA this year. Alone we can only do so much, together we can move mountains. Please don't forget to tag us here to be included in our media release to share with Catholic Charities USA. Look forward to your NDAW efforts.NDAW Flyer

NDAW Announcement [English]

NDAW Announcement [Viet]

THE PROMISED LAND CONVENTION 7 EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT ENDS JANUARY 15, 2020

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Register early to save money! Price goes up to $215 after January 15th and $250 after March 15th! Don't wait! Act now!Stay tuned for scholarship and fundraising opportunities.

Register early and save!!! https://vdh7.veym.net/registration

WEEKLY GOSPEL BOOKLETS ARE ON THEIR WAY TO YOU!!!

Truly amazing what we can do when we come together. A special thank you to Liên Đoàn Nguồn Sống and Liên Đoàn Ra Khơi Huynh Trưởng in answering the call to assist the VEYM today with packaging and shipping the Weekly Gospel Booklets to chapters. Your sacrifice is deeply appreciated. Thanks to the hard-working members who behind the scene have dedicated much effort to finish this important project. Thank you all and God bless!! We went through everything in record time.

ORDER YOUR VEYM CHRISTMAS CARDS WHILE SUPPLIES LAST!!!

VEYM Christmas Cards 2019 are back by popular demand:
- card size: 5 x 6.5 inches
- 10 cards/pack
- $25/pack including shipping cost, or $20/pack pick up at tntt office
- signature cards, $5/each
- shipment will begin on Sat. 11/30/2019
- order at https://store.veym.net/cardsAll proceeds to benefit the VEYM. A special thank you to Tr. Ngọc Khánh Lê & Tr. Gioan Hồ for donating supply costs. A special shout out to Chị Viên Nguyễn for the beautiful and creative arts and crafts design and labor. All for the glory of God!!!

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Thanks be to God!! Because of your generous support, we can and will be able to do much more beyond our goal. Please continue to spread the word, pray and give. The more money we raise, the greater the reach to poor children and families in the poor region of Kontum, Vietnam. Let's keep the giving spirit going strong!

VEYM HEROES INITIATIVE

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Have you started planning a charity project with your Chapter yet? Your Chapter could win $10,000 to sustain your effort! CASH REWARDS!!! The winning Chapter will receive 10K and the winner will be announced at #VDH7. All Chapters participating will receive awards. Project ends April 29, 2020! Please see official announcement and video, and SERVE. Please share.

VEYM Heroes Initiative 2019-2020 Announcement

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ASSESSMENT OF STUDENT ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE (ASAP) TIMELINE

The Assessment of Student Academic Performance (ASAP) timeline is here! After piloting the ASAP Benchmark for the first two years, we are proudly entering the 3rd year of its implementation. With a growing need to better understanding our curriculum and progress, the ASAP Benchmark 2019-2020 will kick off in March 2020. All materials will be distributed electronically to the League of Chapters in accordance to the organizational methods of communication. Please contact us via email should you have any questions. We look forward to your participation in this year’s assessment.
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ENTERING PHASE IV OF LIVING THE EUCHARISTIC DAY CAMPAIGN

We are now into Phase IV of the campaign from October 1st to December 31st! Encouraging all Chapters to push hard and finish strong our National Living the Eucharistic Day Campaign daily as we resume sinh hoạt! (Sign of the Cross in the morning, noon and night; Day and Night Offering; Reflection, Act of Contrition and Holy Communion or Spiritual Communion; 1 Our Father, 3 Hail Mary and 1 Glory Be.)

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TRAINING CAMPS 2020

  • CI 0250; Phêrô 15; Mar 12-15, 2020; Kerens, TX | LDBD| SMT Bạch Thanh Trang; SMP Nguyễn Đức Tiến; POC BTC Tr. Chi, chi.h.vu@veym.net; TU Rev. Lê Thu
  • CI 0251; Damas 23; June 4-7, 2020; Goshen, MA; LDPH; SMT Theodore Phạm Thiên Anh; SMP Lam-My Hoang Ho Jimmy; BTC POC Tr. Sam Trần samantha.tran@veym.net; TU Rev. Thi Pham, SCJ
  • 2T 0033; Damas 24; June 4-7, 2020; Goshen, MA; LDPH; SMT Theodore Phạm Thiên Anh; SMP Hoang Cong Quoc Huy; BTC POC Tr. Sam Trần samantha.tran@veym.net; TU Rev. Thi Pham, SCJ
  • CI 0252 | Xuất Hành 31 | Jul 30-Aug 2, 2020 | Rosemead, CA | LDNS | SMT Nguyễn Hoàng James | SMP1 Nguyễn Minh Tùng; SMP2 Vũ Khánh John | BTC POC Tr. Jimmy Lam-My, jimmy.lammy@gmail.com | TU Rev. Trần Thượng

NATIONAL CATHOLIC YOUTH CONFERENCE

Thanks be to God for an awesome #NCYC2019. It was a blessing for our VEYM/TNTT youth to experience and share our faith with 20,000+ youth around the country, especially with what it means to be Blessed, Broken and Given.

CONGRATULATIONS!!!

PROMOTION CONGRATS

Thanks be to Jesus, who is King of all kings. Please join us in praying for and congratulating our newest HLVSC, Tr. Teresa Trần Thị Cẩm Truyền Dorothy from Liên Đoàn Biển Đức and Tr. Maria Fatima Nguyễn Tu Anh NLiên Đoàn Inhaxiô Loyola. May the Holy Spirit be with them and may they be instruments of His love. Congrats and blessings!!

KNIGHTS OF EUCHARIST STUDENTS CURRICULA UPDATES

All, the Knights of the Eucharist Students Curricula is re-posted on the VEYM website. Thank you for your patience and prayers while the curricula is edited. A special thank you Tr. James & Tr. Kiều Thu along with the Academic Headquarters for their tirelessness effort in the edits.

PRAYER CORNER

  • Our prayers and condolences on the passing of L.H. Anne Nguyen Thi Im, godmother of Tr. Hanh-Ni Thi Hoang from Đoàn Thánh Tâm. Eternal rest grant to Anne, O Lord; and let light perpetual shine upon her. May her soul, and the souls of all the faithful departed, through your mercy, rest in peace.
  • Together we unite in prayer for L.H. Mary-Angels Vũ Đăng, Aunt of Tr. Tiffany Phạm. Giêsu Maria Giuse con Mến Yêu, xin cứu rỗi Linh Hồn Mary-Angels.
  • Please pray for L.H. Giuse Đặng Văn Hương, grandfather of Tr. Christina Đặng, Tr. Trâm Đặng, and Tr. Michelle Đặng from Đoàn ADL and L.H. Giuse Đỗ Văn Hoà, grandfather of Tr. Cẩm Tú from ĐoànThánh Tâm. Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord; and let perpetual light shine upon them. May their souls, and the souls of all the faithful departed, through your mercy, rest in peace.
  • Please pray for the soul of Giuse Minh Thắng. Cousin of Tr. Lina from Đoàn Thánh Tâm. Our condolences and prayers to you Tr. Lina and your family during this difficult time. Giêsu - Maria - Giuse, Con Mến Yêu, Xin Cứu Rỗi Linh Hồn Giuse.
  • In union with Catholics in Hong Kong and people around the world, please join us in praying for the protesters and the government. We pray for the safety of those who yearn for freedom and democracy. We pray for wisdom and courage for those in leadership to act in the best interest of the people they serve. We pray that we may learn to trust in HIM for HE will accomplish all things according to HIS holy purpose. Amen!