Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time Bulletin - November 8, 2020
Masses for Thirty-Second Week in Ordinary Time
Tuesday, November 10 at 5:30 p.m.
†Gordon & Gary Coy
Wednesday, November 11 at 8:00 a.m.
†††Gilbert, Florence, & Cathy Bond
Thursday, November 12 at 8:00 a.m.
†James Karcher, †Rose Maloney
Masses for Thirty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time
Saturday, November 14 at 5:00 p.m.
†Donnie Lueke, ††Rosa & Charlie Bond
Sunday, November 15 at 8:30 a.m.
†Eileen Hopfinger, Living & Deceased Gordon Coy Family
We are accepting Mass Intentions for 2021
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 am - 12:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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Bulletins: New & Old
Monthly Ministry List
Envelopes (46) $2,425
Youth (3) $ 3
Needy in Parish (1) $ 200
All Saints Day (19) $ 595
Guatemala Mission (1) $ 10
Parking Lot (1) $ 200
One Strong (1) $ 50
Cemetery (3) $ 70
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!
Pray For The Sick And Homebound
Edith Haas, Larry Hunt, Marie Hopkins, Bill Lueke, James Frey, Bob Wilson, Vickie Rapp Grant, Kent Karcher, Larry Nice, Paul & Helen Wellen, & Kenneth 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.
PSR Sundays at 9:30 am.
BUILDING & GROUNDS COMMITTEE MEETING
November 10 at 6:00 p.m. in Parish hall. Masks & Social Distancing required.
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBS #7118
Drive-Thru Fish Dinner Fundraiser for Trade Industries November 7 at Enfield Hall from 5-7 p.m.
Monthly Meeting: November 19 in Piopolis Hall. Pizza 7:00 p.m. with meeting following. Masks & Social Distancing required.
Please contact office for funerals and baptisms. For weddings contact office six months before.
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS DAHLGREN
November 14-20 drop off bin at Dahlgren Hall
November 14-15 drop off bin at Parish Office
Accept new or used CLEAN coats, blankets, or winter apparel. Thank you for your Support.
TREE OF LIGHTS FUNDRAISING
Donations drop off at Banterra or Peoples Bank or mail to: Hamilton County Ministerial Alliance P.O. Box 84 McLeansboro, IL. Roadblock December 5 (Weather Permitting) contact John & Irene Biggerstaff to volunteer. Ringing Bells Fridays & Saturdays in December contact Lucille Auten to volunteer.
Target ~ $11,858
Pledged to Date ~ $3,526
PLASTIC TOTE BY OFFICE DOOR
There are printed bulletin and Living Faith Books (October - December) are in plastic tote by office door for those who would like receive paper copy.
THE VOCATIONS OFFICE
Bishop Michael McGovern and Fr. Nick Junker are inviting young men interested in learning more about the Catholic priesthood to participate in a St. Andrew Dinner. Young men, ages 14 thru 25, are invited to attend; parents are also welcome. If you are interested in attending, please contact Fr. Nick Junker at (618) 722-5035 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. To learn more go to: https://www.diobelle.org/vocations
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, remember him at Christmas, or send notes of encouragement to name a few.
BOXES OF JOY RETURN NOVEMBER 8-9
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 email@example.com
If you leave a message, please leave your name, number, and day you want to attend.
CHRISTMAS MASS SCHEDULE
Vigil Mass December 24 at 4:00 p.m.
Night Mass December 24 at 10:00 p.m.
Day Mass December 25 at 9:00 a.m.
Please contact the office to reserve your time. Dates and times are subject to change due to COVID and volunteer help. Vigil Mass has been added to this year schedule, due to COVID restrictions.