THIS WEEK IN OUR PARISH
6:00 p.m. Choir practice (11:30 choir)
WEDNESDAY, July 14
FRIDAY, July 16
At Home : Catherine Allen, Charlie Campbell, Josephine Calabro, Frank Carrick, Judy Hall, Mary Ann Koch, Tim McManus, Al Moeller, Mary Ann Prager, Larry Schwartz, Tyler Zust, James Johnson, Betty Friedlinghaus, Charles Walker, Paul Wingert, Jake Sterpka,, Margaret Campbell, Evelyn Holleran, Ruth Neal, Julieann Miles, Maryann Neymeyer. Monica and Jean, Mary Kay Oris
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
The 5th annual St. Mary Golf Outing is scheduled for Sunday, September 19, 2010. This event will be held at Foxfire Golf Club, Lockbourne, OH. All proceeds benefit St. Mary School tuition assistance fund and is sponsored by the 4-S Club.
RAFFLE TICKETS….homecoming festival raffle tickets are available in the office for those of you who would like to purchase additional tickets. Remember the seller of the winning ticket receives $1,000.00!!
In memory of Somphome Saguisi on the occasion of her 74th birthday on July 10th, may she rest in peace.
FACE FORWARD: COMING TO A FESTIVAL NEAR YOU! ….This summer, Face Forward will be visiting parish festivals throughout the Diocese. Follow our festival tour for tons of great prizes! For more details, visit Facebook.com/FaceForwardColumbus or FaceForwardColumbusBlog.com
LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for July 17-18, 2010 (3rd Sunday of the Month)
Extraordinary Ministers are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass
TIME ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTER SACRISTAN
4:00 P.M. Open John Lamotte Chris Hilles, Pat Morris, Lois Morris,
Open Tina Nierman Andrea Fannin, Open, Open Tina Nierman
Charlie Collins Rick Driscoll
Edie Collins Mary Kay Oris Mike Chambers, Carolyn Redwood, Bertha Hilsheimer, open Frances Melton
11:30 A.M. Delaney Dawson Jimmy Vogt Elizabeth Vogt, Mike and Maureen Keebaugh,
Rebecca & Jillian Vogt Kathleen Haytas Stuart Sinn, Open, Open Frances Melton
Collection counters for the 3rd Sunday of the month: Betty Contosta and Evelyn Holleran
OFFICE of YOUTH & YOUNG ADULT MINISTRY UPCOMING EVENTS (note, updated information)
v July 26, and Aug. 1: Catholic Youth Summer Camp (CYSC).
v July22,23,24: Spirit of Creation, a workshop designed to nurture the creative spirits of youth participants from all over the state by exploring the gifts that God has given them through creative writing, song, and theatre. This event will be held at St. Christopher Church.
If you have any questions about these events please contact the office of Youth & Young Adult Ministry at
241-2565 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The weekend of July 10-11, 2010, a Carmelite Priest, Fr. Joseph Trung, will be speaking at each of the weekend masses on behalf of the Carmelite Missions. Your generous response to this appeal will help support the work of Carmelite missionaries in Vietnam, Trinidad-Tobago, the Philippines, Indonesia, Zimbabwe, India, Poland, Czechoslovakia, and South America in their service to the people of God. There will be a second collection at each of the weekend masses for your donation to this Appeal.
2010 CATHOLIC WOMAN/YOUNG CATHOLIC WOMAN OF THE YEAR
The Diocesan Council of Catholic Women (DCCW) is pleased to offer you the opportunity to recognize and nominate an outstanding Catholic Woman from your parish, to be honored at our 2010 Annual Catholic Woman/Young Catholic Women of the Year Awards Event on Sunday August 22, 2010 at St. Charles Preparatory School, 5:00-9:00 p.m. This year marks the 22nd Annual Catholic Woman of the Year and the 7th Annual Young Catholic Woman of the Year awards. Help us recognize those women you know who, out of love for God, give unselfishly to Family, Parish, or Community. All women who are nominated will receive recognition from Bishop Campbell at the event. Nomination forms are available on-line at www.dccw.colsdioc.org or at the rear of the church. Details for submitting a nomination are explained on the form as certain criteria are required. Nominations are due in the DCCW office by July 26. Forms may be mailed to DCCW (Diocesan Council of Catholic Women) 197 East Gay Street, Columbus, Oh 43215. For questions contact the DCCW office at 614-228-8601.
The homecoming committee is in search of carpenters to help with the repair of some of the gaming tables used for the festival. If you have a talent in this area and can volunteer two or three hours of your time please call or email the parish office at 445-9668 or email@example.com
EXPRESSING YOUR SPIRITUALITY THROUGH THE ARTS….is scheduled to be held at Martin de Porres Center, 2330 Airport Drive, Col. OH. Presented by Queen E. Brooks-Sat., July 31 from to Coinciding with our current exhibit, “Evolution of the Girl Child,” local artist Queen Brooks will offer a workshop exploring how artists—and the artist in all of us—express spirituality through created works. A lecture/discussion, punctuated by slides of artwork by Queen and others, combined with a hands-on activity, will give participants an insight into this little known or discussed aspect of art. Participants are encouraged to bring some small item they feel spiritually connected to. Queen will show how the item may be turned into, incorporated in, or used as an inspiration for an art piece grounded in spirituality. Suggested donation is $10.00. Please register by July 29.
AT HEART FESTIVAL FOR ACTIVE SENIORS…will be celebrated on
SNP started this festival sixteen years ago when we realized how very different seniors are today than in past generations. With better health and longer lives, seniors are an important factor in the collective soul of a community. This year we have an extensive line-up of entertainment and more than 50 health, business and community organization exhibitors taking part in the festival.This year's event will be held at the Aladdin Shrine Center, 3850 Stelzer Rd., near Easton Town Center, from
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Admission and parking are free. For more information about the Young at Heart Festival contact Young at Heart Festival Director Brian Wesolowski at (614) 410-0246.
For the past 11 years the Franklin Cnty Catholic Schools have collaborated with Charity Newsies to provide students with uniform and shoe vouchers. Any student who lives in Franklin Cnty, is a student in a Catholic school in grades K-12, and who demonstrates need, may seek assistance from Charity Newsies. A parent or guardian must go to the Charity Newsies headquarters at 4300 Indianola Ave. the week of Aug. 2 - 6 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. to complete an application. Special evening hours will be held on Mon. 8/2 and Wed. 8/4 from 5:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
HOMECOMING 2010-AUG. 13-14
The festival committee will have a signup sheet posted in the back of the church the next couple weekends. Volunteers are needed in all areas: food service, kid’s games, Texas poker, Tuiti Fruiti, set up and take down. Please sign up to give 2-3 hours of your time to this major fund raiser. For those of you that help out each year it is important that we have your name on this list to assure all areas will be staffed adequately.