THIS WEEK IN OUR PARISH
SATURDAY, Aprill 19,
Acts -52, Jn. 14:7-14
NPM workshop –
Aaron Diehl Concert
SUNDAY, April 20,
Acts 6: 1-7, 1 Pt. 2: 4-9, Jn. 14: 1-12
St. Mary Parishioners
Coffee and Doughnuts
Matt Munhall Concert
THURSDAY, April 24,
Arnold & Rita Plageman
FRIDAY, April 25, Feast of St. Mark, the Evangelist
Evening Prayer & Rosary
SATURDAY, Aprill 26,
Acts 16: 1-10, Jn. 15: 18-21
SUNDAY, April 27,
Acts 8: 5-8, 14-17, 1 Pt. 3: 15-18, Jn. 14: 15-21
St. Mary Parishioners
Coffee and Doughnuts
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
Home: Catherine Allen, Charlie Campbell, Josephine Calabro, Frank Carrick, Anna Czernik, Judy Hall, Henrietta Koch,
DAILY MASS CHANGE REMINDER: The mass will NOT be celebrated on April 22nd. It will be moved to April 24th. This will happen again on May 5th, due to diocesan events. The May 5th mass will be moved to May 8th.
YOUTH GROUP NEWS: Plan to come with the Parish youth to a showing of the film “The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian.” The group will go to the showing on Sunday, May 18th. The group is open to St. Mary high school students and 7th and 8th graders in our school. Contact Father Thomas at 445-9668 or email to email@example.com to make a reservation.
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION
Our parish celebration of First Holy Communion will be on Saturday, May 3rd at the Mass. It will be more crowded than usual, of course, as grandparents and other visitors will be celebrating with us.
YOUNG ADULTS: Are you looking for a fun way to
learn more about your Catholic faith and meet people who share it? Join us for
Theology and a Pub at the Columbus Maennerchor, 966 So. High
LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for April 26-27 (4th Sunday of the Month)
DATE ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS
J. Durano J. Rees D. Alexander
9:00 AM April 27 M. Badurina, M. Keebaugh D. & M. Smigelski, R. & T. Thomas,
A. Minner, T. Carter M. Keebaugh F. & M. Wickham, M. Gerlach, S. Martt
April 27 C. Hall J. Vogt S. Jeffrey, K. Hanson, T. Lawler,
R. & J. Vogt K. Haytas K. Hall, A. Anderson, D. Martello
Coffee & Donuts April 27: Steve & Ginny Holleran Pray for our men and women in uniform
Are you interested in learning more about the Catholic faith? The Rite of Christian Initiation (R.C.I.A) might be for you! If you are looking to become Catholic, be confirmed or need a refresher, then consider joining us starting in August. For more information and to sign up call or email Jason Shanks in the parish offices at firstname.lastname@example.org or 445-8668.
Liturgical Music is Like Praying Twice! Please consider joining one of our two choirs. No musical experience necessary! Contact Mark Plescia at 443-9156 for our choir or Amanda Walker at 444-1919 for our choir. We are always looking for more voices to enhance our worship. Consider giving your time and talent to this ministry.
LOOKING FOR YOUR BAA PLEDGE CARD?
Remember, our drive will start a little later this year so that folks can attend some information receptions about our two big goals: tuition assistance for the neediest of our school students, and restoration of our historic church tower.
SCHOOL BOARD ELECTIONS
The St. Mary School Advisory Board
is accepting nominations for two elected parishioner positions which expire
this June. The SAB meets once a month, and a term is three years. If you are
interested and would like to be on the ballot, please contact SAB President Tom
Martello at 279-9440, or by e-mail at email@example.com. The deadline for submissions is
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.
STILL TIME TO ENJOY GREAT MUSIC
As this bulletin went to press, there were still some tickets left for the Aaron Diehl concert at on the 19th. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $50 for preferred seating or $30 for general admission. Sunday’s concert (the 20th) will be by Matt Munhall who has recorded both secular and religious music. Sunday’s concert is open to all, and a free will offering will be taken up. Sunday’s concert is at
PLAN FOR AN EXTRA PLANT
When laying out your vegetable garden this year, why not plant an extra plant or two whose produce can be given to the food pantry St. Mary’s supports? The Southside Community Ministries feeds the needy each Saturday with take home sacks of staple items. With your help, they can add some fresh produce to the sacks. Our parish operates the pantry on the second to last Saturday of each month. Contact Jeanne Sauer at 253-6815 for additional information.
PART TIME OPENING: The Diocese of Columbus is searching
for a qualified person to serve as the administrative secretary for the
Diocesan Council of Catholic Women (DCCW). Qualifications required: high school diploma
or equivalent, competent in the use of Microsoft Office. To apply, send a
resume, references, and cover letter to: Personnel Services, Diocese of
4-S CLUB LADIES AUX. DINNER: Today,
BISHOP HARTLEY HONOR ROLL: Students on the 3rd Quarter Honor Roll from St. Mary are Stephanie Howard, Isatta Kenneh, Brandon Rohrbach, Cristina Badurina, and Mackenzie Watts. Congratulations!!
ECO –schedule: Weekly: April 7, 14, 21, 28;
Bi-weekly: April 14, 28; Monthly April 1, 15.
Please remember to honor your bingo commitment!