Feast of Our Lady of Manaoag

Sunday February 25, 2018.  10 A.M. Holy Rosary;  10:30 A.M. Holy Eucharist

Holy Child and St Martin Episcopal Church
777 Southgate Avenue
Daly City, California 94015
(650) 991-1560
The Rev. Leonard Oakes


Dear HCSM Church family,

It is my hope for 2018 that we will increase the Church Sunday Services attendance and membership empowerment in doing the several tasks God plans for us to enjoy and share.
I therefore ask you to be more intentional in your spiritual journey amidst your own personal, family, work, business and school schedules. Hence I ask you to add the following schedules in your calendars:
January 7 – Epiphany Sunday
January 14 @ 10:30 A.M. – Feast of the Holy Child Jesus (Sto Nino)
January 28 – after the 10:30 A.M. Service – Church Annual Meeting and Election of Officers (With Lunch – Potluck)
February 11 (Sunday)  – Valentine’s Luncheon (Provided by the members of the Bishop Committee)
February 14 – Ash Wednesday  (Services at 7:30 A.M.;  12 noon; and 6 P.M.)
February 18 (Sunday) – Visit of Diocesan ArchDeacon David Stickley at the 10:30 A.M. Service.
The following committee need to meet this month: (All Chair and Co-Chairs please note)
1. Altar Guild
2. Youth and Young Adult
3. Brotherhood of St Martin
4. Bishop Committee
5. Summer camp
6. September to remember annual fundraising
May we all have a wonderful Epiphany!
Fr. Leonard Oakes


More blessings given to Holy Child and St Martin just as the year 2017 is about to close:

HCSM received a $5,000 grant from Darby Betts Foundation in support to our Senior Ministry transportation. Thanks to the Rev. Rebecca Goldberg for the application and follow up.

HCSM, through the effort of our building manager Malissa Mitchell received the amount of $5,000 from Stevan Davidovich and the Friday morning men’s Christian Bible study group for the children’s room renovation and the fellowship hall project.

Additionally, The Rev. Rebecca Goldberg pledged $2,500 to the HCSM Youth projects and planned activities for 2018. 

God is good all the time! Thanks be to God and thanks to all the  people with generous hearts!

Fr Leonard


December 2017 Newsletter:

Click Below

Newsletter Grace Notes Issue Dec 2017[20105]



Holy Child and St. Martin Episcopal Church in Daly City, in collaboration with Grace United Methodist Church in Taraval SF,  BIBAK of Northern California and Various Bay Area Musicians,  raised $2,500 for the Northern California Fire Victims and Puerto Rico Hurricane Victims at the November 18 benefit concert held at Holy Child and St Martin Daly City. 

$1,200 will be awarded to North Bay Fire Victims through Redwood Credit Union.

$1,300 will go to Puerto Rico through the Episcopal Relief and Development (ERD)

LEMO USA incorporated in Rohnert Park California, through the office of Wendy Christiansen- Executive assistant to the General Manager, and Richard Arandia- employee and musician offered to match the amount for the North Bay Fire Victims.



Ten (10) confirmed during Bishop Marc Handley Andrus visit to Holy Child and St. Martin in Daly City, CA. on February 26, 2017.

From left: Hailey Oakes, Taylor Johnson, Jaden Fernandez,                  CJ Johnson, Jaden Fernandez, Leighland Pailano, Christian Pailano, Christian Parangan, Gerri Mack, Gelli Mack  and Bishop Marc at the back.

Holy Child and St Martin Daly City received a $10,000 grant from Seton Medical Center/Part of Verity Health System at their Annual Health Fair and Elevator ribbon cutting ceremony on November 5, 2016.  ribbon-cutting-ceremony-2016

John Firrelli, CEO & President of Seton Hospital, and Tina Ahn, Vice President of Seton presented the grant award to The Rev. Leonard Oakes, Vicar of Holy Child and St Martin and member of Seton Local Governing Board. The Grant will be used to replace the kitchen stove and kitchen duct hood used to prepare hot meals for Harbor Shelter Inn residents in South San Francisco- San Mateo County.   kathleen-piraino-tina-ahn-and-cherie-queros-moreno

The Ribbon cutting ceremony and Annual Health Fair was graced by the presence of Daly City Vice Mayor David Canepa; Council member Michael Guingona; The Daly City Fire Department; Tina Ahn,vice-mayor-david-canepa-and-dc-fire-chief Vice President of Seton; Kathleen Piraino, Executive Director of Episcopal Charities; Cherie Queros-Moreno, San Mateo Commissioner on Elderly and Senior Auditor of Philippine News; San Francisco Host Lion’s Club who co-hosted the event; Sama
hang Ilocano NorCal Chapter who also co-hosted the event; Dr. Jose K. Reyes as the in house doctor for Flu Shots and Consultations; The Rev. Rebecca Goldberg who delivered the Invocation and coordinated the event; Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program (HICAP); Daly City Hart; Second Harvest Food Bank; San Mateo Rotary Care; Members and friends of Holy Child and St Martin.




Holy Child and St Martin Quarterly Newsletter issues: (Please click below)

Click here for: December 2017 Newsletter Newsletter Grace Notes Issue Dec 2017[20105]

Click here for: March 2017 Newsletter  Newsletter Grace Notes Issue 3 March 2017

Click Here:   Newsletter Grace Notes Issue 2 Dec 2016

Church quarterly Newsletter  church-newsletter-grace-notes-2016 Click here

Church Quarterly holy-child-and-st-martin-daly-ctteity-gateway-newsletter-2012-first-qrter-edition  Click here



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