THIS WEEK IN OUR PARISH

THIS WEEK IN OUR PARISH

SATURDAY, October 12,

     3:00 – 3:30 Confessions

Vigil Mass

     4:00 p.m.  Mary Jo McCarthy

     6:00 p.m.  Krummen/Richards Wedding

SUNDAY, October 14, Twenty-eighth Sunday in Ordinary

2 Kgs. 5:14-17; 2 Tm. 2:8-13; Lk. 17:11-19                    Time

      9:00 a.m.      Norma Dowd

                            Coffee & Donuts

    11:30 a.m.      Parishioners of St. Mary

     7:00 p.m.  Bingo

MONDAY, October 15, Teresa of Jesus, virgin, doctor

Rom 1:1-7/Lk 11:29-32

  7:50 a.m.  Morning Chapel

   12:00 noon M/M William Deely

      5:00 p.m. Evening Prayer & Rosary

TUESDAY, October 16, Hedwig, relig/Margaret Mary Alacoque, virgin

Rom 1: 16-25/Lk 11:37-41

   12:00 noon     Helen Kurgue

     5:00 p.m.  Evening Prayer & Rosary

WEDNESDAY, October 17, Ignatius of Antioch, bp, martyr

Rom. 2: 1-11/Lk 11:42-46

     9:45 a.m.   Laurere Kennedy (All School Mass)

        5:00 p.m.       Evening Prayer & Rosary

     6:00 p.m.   Bible Study (Specht Center)

     7:00 p.m.   RCIA (Atrium/Burkley Center)

THURSDAY, October 18, Luke evangelist

2 Tim 4; 10-17b/Lk 10: 1-9

     5:00 p.m.  Evening Prayer & Rosary

     6:00 p.m.   Adoration at Corpus Christi

     6:30 p.m.  Mass at Corpus Christi

FRIDAY, October 19, John de Brebeuf, Isaac Jogues, and Companions, martyrs

Rom 4:1-8/Lk 12:1-7

      12:00 noon. Hank Russell

     5:00 p.m.  Senecal/ Smith Wedding

     5:00 p.m.  Rosary/Evening Prayer Specht Center

SATURDAY, October 20,

     3:00 – 3:30 Confessions

     4:00 p.m.  Parishioners of St. Mary’s Parish

SUNDAY, October 21, Twenty-nineth Sunday in Ordinary

Ex. 17: 8-13/2 Tm 3:14-4:2                   Time

      9:00 a.m.      Norma Dowd

                            Coffee & Donuts

    11:30 a.m.      Parishioners of St. Mary

     7:00 p.m.  Bingo

Please remember in your prayers all those who are sick or suffering, especially those homebound or in nursing homes.

Refresh them Lord, with your healing grace.

Nursing Home: Evelyn Spiert, Catherine Allen, Donna Whitcare

At Home: Charlie Campbell, Josephine Calabro, Frank Carrick, Fred Courtney, Anna Czernik, Sondra Fisher-Goodwin, Judy Hall, Jim Hobblit, Henrietta Koch, Mary Ann Koch, Tim McManus, Al Moeller, Mary Ann Prager, Frank Pulsinelli, Rita Redwood, Larry Schwartz.

 

If you are admitted to a hospital St. Mary’s may not be notified. Please give us a call if you would like a visit. Due to privacy issues no one will be listed in the bulletin sick list unless the person themselves or an immediate family member requests it.

ECO (Electronic Contributions Option) Program is always open for new sign-ups. See the information at the rear of church or call the parish office. ECO –schedule: Weekly; October 8, 15, 22, 29; Bi-weekly: October 15, 29; Monthly October 1 or 15.

We are in need of liturgical ministers4:00pm - -We need 13 extraordinary ministers and 2 altar servers; 9:00am - 2 altar servers; 11:30am - 10 extraordinary ministers.  If you are able to commit one Sunday each month, please contact Jason Shanks at 445-9668 or Roger Minner at 444-1265.

The 2007-08 St. Mary’s Guide Book will be published soon. This little booklet includes parish organizations and contact numbers for committee chairs, as well as all parish families and their contact information. If you do not want your phone number listed please call the parish office. This is the 7th year we have provided this booklet to our parishioners.

4-S Club Ladies Aux. Dinner is Sunday, Oct. 21, 2007 from 12 noon-3:00pm.  There wil be grilled reuben sandwichs, homemade vegetable soup with dessert for $7.00 per person.  Carry out available.  281 E. Whittier ST. 43-0524.

October is the month of the rosary as well as Respect Life month.  This Sunday is Vocations Awareness.  Please pray for vocations to the priesthood and religious life.

 



LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES October 20-21 (3nd SUNDAY OF THE MONTH)

                  DATE          ALTAR SERVER                   LECTOR                       EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS                  

4:00 PM      Oct. 13       J. Lamotte                             J. Lamotte                     D. Smeltzer, S. Holleran, J & J Sauer

                                    C. Peruzzi                             T. Nierman                    M. Campbell, E. Holleran                    

9:00 AM      Oct. 14       M. Duvall,                              R. Driscoll              F. Melton, A. Metoyer, M.A. Metnes, M. Vogt

                                    R & J. Vogt                           M.K. Oris               S. Naegale, C. Reis, C. Redwood, B. Hilsheimer  

11:30 AM    Oct. 14        A. Bartholomew                    P. Mortimer                   A. Vanhorn, S. Brown, D. VanHorn,

                                    V. Relli, N. Mattox                M. Kelly                        L. Duren, P. mOrtimer, S. Thompson           

Lectors if you need a sub please call Don Metnes at 237-4784.                  Pray for our men and women in uniform 


Volunteer for Service Saturday October 27 from 9am until 3:00pm.  In conjunction with Ohio’s Make a Difference Day, volunteers will help work on house projects throughout central Ohio for the elderly and most vulnerable among us.  We will meet at St. Mary’s between 8:30 and 9:00 AM for training and assignments.  Lunch will be provided at your work site.  Can’t volunteer? Tax deductible gifts to St. Mary’s (indicate Service Saturday in the memo section): all money will go directly to helping needy families.  To Make a Difference contact Jason Shanks at 445-9668, ext. 119.  or sign up in the back of Church, under the Pope’s picture.

The 2nd Annual 4-S Club Golf Outing, held on Sept. 23 was a huge success. The weather was glorious, golfers and guests had a fabulous time and the event raised $15,000. Many thanks to all those who donated, sponsored, volunteered, and participated in this year’s event! A special thanks to Mr. Bob Dolder, Mr. Mike Sergio and the 4-S Golf Committee!  Your support helps Saint Mary School and the families in need of tuition assistance.

Bring your own cookie dough! A community baking party will be held in the school cafeteria at 10:00am on Sunday, October 28th. We will work together to bake 150 dozen chocolate chip cookies for the Kairos Prison Ministry. Everyone is welcome! Cookie sheets will be provided; please bring chocolate chip cookie dough balls from Sam’s Club or GFS, apron, pot holders and a spatula. Can’t join us? Donations of cookie dough are most welcome. Call Cecelia Reis at 784-0405.

Young-at-Heart will make their Fall trip to St. Francis Center, McArthur, Ohio on Monday, October 22nd. Needed items: toilet tissue and soap products, winter clothing: sweaters, jackets, jeans, etc., please do not bring summer clothing. Items may be left in the container at the main entrance of church. Furniture and other large items can be picked-up. Call 443-6154 or 443-1032 for pick-up information.

Pumpkin Pickin’: All youth in grades 7th-12th should make reservations for our trip to Circle S Farms on Sunday, October 28th. We will leave at 4:30 to enjoy a hayride and pick a pumpkin. We will return to St. Mary’s for pizza and dessert. The cost is $5.00.  Permission slips from the back of church must be turned in by October 21.

 

 

Work while your kids are in school! We are seeking cafeteria lunch workers for Ready High School, M-F. Please call Sarah at 614-985-2215.

 

TEMPORARY SCHEDULE CHANGES

This week, there will be no confessions on Monday.  There will be noon mass on Monday, but no mass on Tuesday, one mass at 9:45 on Wednesday,

no mass on Thursday, and noon mass on Friday.  There will be no mass on Tuesday, October 23rd due to the clergy conference at the Josephinum.  We are sorry for any inconvenience.

 

Reminder: The Columbus Marathon is Sunday October 21st before and during our 9am Mass.  You might consider taking alternate routes (Livingston to Mohawk to access the Church parking lot. 

 

FROM FATHER THOMAS

Our current bingo volunteers need to be joined by some more folks if we are to continue the games.  Bingo netted about $50,000 for our parish last year.  If you can give about two hours a month on Sunday evening, please call our church office at 445-9668.  Without bingo last year, our budget would have been about $52,000 in the red.

Please remember to honor your bingo commitment!

 “How do I make a return to the Lord for all he has done for me.”

 

OFFERTORY: 9/29-30                            Envelopes  $5,690.00

                                                              Loose change  $942.00

                                                                         ECO   $2698.00

                                                               TOTAL      $ 9330.00

Bingo deposit Oct. 7:   Will be in next weeks bulletin.

 

Thank you to those who worked Bingo last week: Cammy Pond, Paul Kaple, Rich Ruiz, Colleen Ruiz, Denise Sauter, Jim Moore Kitchen: Taylor Carter, Heleyna Carter, Denise Sauter, Anna Collins, Traci Muzik, Joan Wissinger, John Kenneh Baker: Kelly Mullins Thornton.

Join others this Thursday, October 18th for the Life Chain at the Ohio Statehouse.  Come build the culture of life through your prayeful witness.  The event starts at 4:15pm to 5:30pm.  Gather at the McKinley Monument located on High Street.  Also, if you are interested in participating in the 40 Days for Life prayer movement, please contact Bill Zacharias at bzachari@insight.rr.com.

 

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