Twenty-Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time Bulletin - September 13, 2020
Updated: Sep 16
Masses for Twenty-Fourth Week in Ordinary Time
Tuesday,September 15 at 6:00 p.m. †John "Bill" Mezo
Wednesday, September 16 at 8:00 a.m. Living & Deceased Joseph & Frances Wuebbels Family
Thursday, September 17 at 8:00 a.m. †††Joseph, Frank, & Edward Mayberry
Masses for Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Saturday, September 19 at 5:00 p.m. †Donnie Lueke, ††Robert & Rodney Aydt, †Eileen Hopfinger
Sunday, September 20 at 8:30 a.m. ††Lee & Charlene Rubenacker
We are needing and 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 am - 12:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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Bulletins: New & Old
Monthly Ministry List
Envelopes (50) $2,615
Loose $ 21
Needy in Parish (13) $ 180
Religious Retirement (1) $ 10
Building (2) $ 75
One Strong Youth Group (1) $ 50
Scholarship (1) $ 20
Cemetery (6) $ 260
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.
As we are preparing for the return to PSR, our program is in need of a teacher for the 4th/5th Grade room. Individual will need to go through the Child Protection procedures which are now all online. You may begin teaching while your credentials are being processed. Contact me to volunteer. Please look into your hearts and volunteer to share your knowledge to the future of our church. Start date is September 20.
I have emailed a registration form to every family I have an address for. If you did not receive and email from email@example.com, please send me a message with a good email address so I can get this information to you immediately. Check your junk/spam folder or you can view forms below. Thank you! Megan Woodrow, CRE
HOLY NAME MEETING
Monday, September 28 at 7:00 p.m. Mask & Social Distancing Required. No Refreshments
ST. ELIZABETH'S ALTAR SODALITY MEETING
Sunday, September 13 after Mass. Masks & Social Distancing Required
HANDICAP/ELDERLY ACCESSIBLE PARKING LOT
If anyone would be interested in donating rock or making monetary donation to the project, please contact the office or drop your donation in the collection basket.
Pledged to date: $25,250 of $74,000 project.
BUILDING & GROUND COMMITTEE
Fr. Slawomir Ptak
Please contact office for funerals and baptisms. For weddings contact office six months before.
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. The first St. Andrew Dinner will be Sunday, September 27, at Gibault Catholic High School beginning at 4:00 PM. The afternoon includes supper and input from a recently ordained priest, Fr. Nick Fleming, followed by Q&A about the life of a Catholic Priest. 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
2020 PONTIFICAL GOOD FRIDAY COLLECTION - THIS WEEKEND
Due to the pandemic caused by the Corona virus, it was not possible to take up the Good Friday Collection. Pope Francis has accepted the request to move this gesture of sharing to the weekend of September 12-13. If you have not made a donation, please considering doing so. Place your collection in a envelope marked Holy Land this weekend. Thank you and God bless.
RETIRED DIOCESAN PRIESTS COLLECTION - THIS WEEKEND
Our priest have been there for us at baptisms, weddings, First Communion, Confirmation, and at times of sorrow, dedicating their lives to bring us closer to Christ. Now it is our turn to be there for them, during their retirement years through a gift to the Retired Diocesan Priest Collection. All funds will be used only for long-term nursing care, Medicare supplemental insurance and prescription medications. Diocesan priest do not receive any funding from the Retirement Fund for Religious collection that is held in December. Please show your appreciation with a generous gift today. Thank you!
2021 THE CATHOLIC SERVICE & MINISTRY APPEAL (CSMA) GOAL
Please help our Parish meet our goal! $8,732 Remains
RESERVE YOUR DAY TO ATTEND MASS
It is important to call or email office to reserve a day to attend mass.
618-648-2490 OR email@example.com
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