Second Sunday of Easter ~ Sunday of Divine Mercy Bulletin - April 10, 2021
MASS WILL BE LIVE STREAMED SUNDAY.
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Masses for the Second Week of Easter
Tuesday, April 13 at 6:00 p.m.
Deceased Charles T. Aydt Family and Gary & Gordon Coy
Special Intention for God's blessing and healing for Allie Brown
Wednesday, April 14 at 8:00 a.m.
†††Gilbert, Florence, & Cathy Bond
Thursday, April 15 at 8:00 a.m.
Masses for Third Sunday of Easter
Saturday, April 17 at 5:00 p.m.
†Joseph Mayberry Sr.
Sunday, April 18 at 8:30 a.m.
All Parish Family
We are still accepting Mass Intentions
We the parishioners of St. John the Baptist,
brothers and sisters in Christ, accept as our mission:
† to know our faith and share it with others,
† to continue to grow spiritually with respect for the sacraments,
† to celebrate the liturgy and the Holy Eucharist as the center of our Christian life,
† to live by truth and love,
† to serve those in need, to teach by example, and thereby strengthen and inspire our Parish family in accordance with the Roman Catholic Church
Tuesday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Closed for Lunch Noon - 12:30 p.m.
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Collection April 2-4
Envelopes (36) $2,264
Loose $ 42
Youth (2) $ 2
Needy in Parish (1) $ 5
Easter (25) $2,755
Holy Land (25) $ 550
Building (1) $ 150
Scholarship (1) $ 10
Your financial support remains an important part of our Parish life and helps us keep going. Please continue giving your time, talent, and treasure at this difficult time. Please mail, drop-off your offertory in the mailbox by Parish office front door. In the midst of COVID-19, our Parish still needs to operate. Thank you for being generous, during this difficult time!
CONGRADULATION TO OUR CONFIRMATION CLASS
THANK YOU BISHOP MICHAEL MCGOVERN FOR CONFERRING THE SACRAMENT OF CONFIRMATION UPON EIGHT CONFIRMANDI THIS PAST FRIDAY EVENING!
COVID-19 MASS PROTCOL
Mass Ushers would like to thank you for your continued patience and understanding as we continue to have Mass under mandatory COVID-19 guidelines from the Diocese of Belleville. With religion classes running, Sunday Mass is often beyond capacity while Saturday Mass seems to have more vacancies. We do not want to have to turn attendees away, so please call the parish office to cancel your Mass reservation if you cannot attend, before 2:00 p.m. on Friday. Or you may call or text Andrea Short 618-214-1275 or Robbilyn Taylor 618-267-1398, to cancel your reservation only. To help us ensure that we utilize all available Church capacity, please arrive 5 minutes prior to Mass start time to ensure your reserved seat.
PRAY FOR THE SICK & HOMEBOUND
Edith Haas, Larry Hunt, Marie Hopkins, Bill Lueke, James Frey, Bob Wilson, Kent Karcher, Larry Nice, Paul & Helen Wellen, and Mary Karcher.
Reminder: Due to federal privacy laws, we are not allowed to list people or visit who are sick or in the nursing home without written authorization from that individual or from their immediate family who has authorization. Form can be requested from the office.
Remaining Class date:
April 11 - Class
April 18 - Last Class
I thank all of the parents for their cooperation this most unusual year. We made it the whole school year in person and that was due in part to your diligence and understanding. A huge thank you to the teachers who came every week and made the best of what was given to them. I hope you all have a wonderful summer break. See you in August!
Megan Woodrow, DRE
Please contact office for funerals and baptisms. For weddings contact office six months before.
ONE STRONG MISSION NEWS
Drive-Thru Breakfast Fundraisers April 11 & May 16
Beautiful Weather is here!!! Do you need help around your House? One Strong can help with anything!!! Cleaning out flower beds or gutters, power washing your house or washing windows, cleaning out garages or barns, painting or pruning. Whatever you need help with just let us know. Contact Michele Lueke or Robbilyn Taylor, to get your name on our schedule.
ST. ELIZABETH'S ALTAR SODALITY NEWS
Cookbook Recipes still needed.
Several ways to submit recipe(s):
· place in envelope in the back of church or tote outside the office door.
· email to email@example.com
· uploaded to www.typensave.com Login info - username: sjbrecipes21 password: pepper241
Last day to submit recipes for the cookbook will be April 11.
Questions or help contact Andrea Short or Bethany Wellen.
2021 CSMA GOAL $11,570
We want to express our sincere thanks to each of our clergy, religious, parish chairs, staff and volunteers for your tremendous help. We cannot stress enough the importance of your support the CSMA appeal. Even a small amount helps. Please be generous!
PLASTIC TOTE BY OFFICE DOOR
Living Faith Books (April - June)
DIOCESES OF BELLEVILLE ~ ADOPT A SEMINARIAN
Cards located as you exit church. There are lots of ways to help: Remember his birthday, become a prayer warrior, send a care package, or send notes of encouragement to name a few.
CRS RICE BOWLS
Our community changed lives this Lent, and CRS Rice Bowl wants to say thank you! Turn in your CRS Rice Bowl as you enter church in red tub or donate online at crsricebowl.org/give. Twenty-five percent of what we collect will go to Hungry Hearts Summer Lunch Program. Deadline to return Rice Bowl is weekend of April 17-18.
Our Sunday Visitor informed the office, that some envelopes were misplaced by the mail carrier or lost in the truck. If you have not received your collection envelopes, please contact the office and a new packet will be sent out to you.
ANNUAL DIOCESAN SPRING BLESSING OF THE FARM
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 2:00 p.m.
Farm of Dale and Kay Haudrich
7903 State Route 156
Waterloo, Illinois 62298
Those attending are invited to bring seed and soil in marked containers along with animals and farm machinery to be blessed. Food for the poor and needy of the area will be collected. Pandemic health and safety protocols will be place. We look forward to having you join us!
RESERVE YOUR DAY TO ATTEND MASS
It is important to call or email office to reserve a day to attend mass, before 2:00 p.m. Friday. 618-648-2490 OR firstname.lastname@example.org. If you leave a message, please leave your name, number, and day you want to attend.
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