THIS WEEK IN OUR PARISH
SATURDAY, December 22,
SUNDAY, December 23, Fourth Sunday of Advent
MONDAY, December 24, Christmas Eve
2 Sm. 7:1-5, 8b-12, 14a, 16; Lk. 1:67-79
Vigil Mass - Is. 62:1-5; Acts 13:16-17, 22-25; Mt. 1:1-25
John & Hilda Kulzer
Mass - Is 9:1-6; Ti 2:11-14; Lk. 2:1-14
Evening Prayer & Rosary
SATURDAY, December 29,
SUNDAY, December 30, Holy Family of Jesus, Mary &
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, Donna Whitacre
At Home: Catherine Allen Charlie Campbell, Josephine Calabro, Fred
Courtney, Anna Czernik, Sondra Fisher-Goodwin, Judy Hall, Henrietta Koch,
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, December 24, 31; Bi-weekly: December 24; Monthly December 1 or 15, Christmas December 24.
Can you assist? Readers, distributors and servers are asked to sign up today for assignments at Christmas masses. Look for the sign up sheets near portrait of our bishop and pope.
Adopt-A Family: Thank you so much for helping 11
families this Christmas! We helped 35 kids, many of whom needed essentials such
as winter coats, shoes, and basic clothing. It certainly will be a merry
Christmas for these families due to your generosity and love for neighbor. St.
Year-end: 2007 contribution statements will be mailed by January 31st. Please make sure that all 2007 contributions are in the parish office by December 31st.
Offices closed: The church office will close December 24 and 25, December 31 and January 1.
LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for December 29-30 (5th Sunday Of The Month)
DATE ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS
4:00 PM Dec. 29 J.LaMotte, J.LaMotte D.Smeltzer, S.Holleran, J. & J., Sauer,
C.Peruzzi T.Nierman M.Campbell, E.Holleran
Dec. 30 M.DuVall, R.Driscoll F.Melton, A.Metoyer, M.A.Metnes, C.Reis,
R. & J. Vogt M.K.Oris S.Naegele, C.Redwood, B.Hilsheimer, M.Vogt
Dec. 30 A.Bartholomew, P.Mortimer, A.VanHorn, S.Brown, D.VanHorn,
V.Relli, N.Mattox M.Kelly L.Duren, P.Mortimer, S.Thompson
Coffee & Donuts December 30: J. & P. Kenneh Pray for our men and women in uniform
Thank you for your support of the Annual
Religious Retirement: The average Catholic sister, brother, or order priest remains in active ministry until age 74. Today, 37,870 women and men religious are past age 70 and need our help with current high cost of living and health care. Please place your special envelope in the collection basket.
Advent: In both the first reading and the Gospel, we hear the word
Emmanuel—God with us. Isaiah the prophet warns King Ahaz not to turn his back
on God's intervention on behalf of the people; God wants to "be with
us." That divine intervention becomes personal in Jesus Christ, as the
very human story of Joseph and
At Christmastime we naturally turn to one another at work, at home, and even on the street to wish greetings of peace and happiness. But there are also those who feel alone or abandoned. The central message of this season is Emmanuel, "God with us." Let's be generous in sharing God's gift of relationship with others.
“Reprinted from Sunday Soundbites by Father Greg
Friedman, O.F.M. Fourth
Sunday of Advent (A) December 23, 2007. Used by permission of St.
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Bishop Hartley Class of 1983 - Planning for the 25th reunion is
underway. The reunion is planned for the weekend of
For a great stocking stuffer buy
that special someone tickets to the Gala!!! Our 3rd Annual Saint
Win a $5,000 tuition scholarship to any school!!! That’s right, the $5,000 scholarship will be paid directly to ANY school – preschool, elementary school, high school or college – towards a designated tuition bill for the 2008-2009 school year or it may be deposited directly into a 529 account. This includes out-of-state schools too! Tickets cost $20 each and may be purchased in the school office or by calling 444-8994.
Thank you for all of your kindness
and generosity to St.
Merry Christmas to you and your kin!
Activities coming up at St.
· School students and staff are on Christmas break until
Please remember to honor your bingo commitment!