SUPPORT ST. MARY BINGO!! INVITE YOUR FRIENDS FOR A FUN NIGHT OUT AND A
CHANCE TO WIN!!
them Lord, with your healing grace.
remember in your prayers:
Nursing Home: Evelyn Spiert, Donna
Whitacre, Wilma Rose,
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, Ruth Neal, Maryann Neymeyer.Mary Kay Oris,
Father Thomas, Dora Malyk, Rita McCreary, Lorraine Ross,
Kristy Yosick, Don Alexander, FodahKenneh,
If you are admitted to a hospital St. Mary’s may not be
notified. Please ask a family member to call us.
Due to inclement weather the
RCIA session was cancelled last week (1/20/11); this week we will review the Sacraments with special emphasis on the Sacrament of Baptism. Meetings are held each Thurs. at in the Atrium.All are welcome!
GALA UPDATE….join us for the 6th
annual St. Mary Gala and Auction on Feb. 26! For only $75 (before Jan.
31) you can enjoy an evening of dinner and entertainment
while helping St. Mary provide tuition assistance
grants to needy students. For tickets, contact the parish office at 445-9668 or
firstname.lastname@example.org, or go directly to the
parish website. After Jan. 31, tickets will be $100.
Honorees!Each year we honor those
who have made a lasting impact on St. Mary. This year we honor Msgr. Ralph Huntzinger, former St. Mary pastor, and Dave and Marge
Smigelski, St. Mary parishioners. For more
information about the Gala visit the parish web site, www.stmarygv.com.
Please pay special attention to the
bulletin inserts in this weekend’s bulletin. There is news of happenings at St.MarySchool and a notice regarding
altar server training to be held on Jan. 30, 2011.
SCHEDULES for January 29-30. 2011 (5th Sunday of the Month)
are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass
5th Sunday liturgical ministers needed, please
sign up on the 5th Sunday check in sheet
located on the small table
at the rear of the sanctuary.
COFFEE & DOUGHNUTS: Jan. 30 – Christa,
Erin & Megan McKernanPray for
our men and women in uniform
Collection counters for the 5th
Sunday of the month: Frances Melton and Carolyn Fenneman
JANUARY IS "POVERTY
IN AMERICA AWARENESS MONTH"
Today, 39.8 million Americans are living
below the poverty line. They live in families who are of necessity making
hard choices between food, health care, heat and rent. To bring attention
to this national crisis, the Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD) has
designated January as "Poverty in America AwarenessMonth." During
this special month of observance, we devote our efforts to heightening the
nation's understanding of the breadth and depth of the problems of
poverty. For information about Poverty in America Awareness Month, go to www.povertyusa.org or contact the diocesan
Office for Social Concerns at (614) 241-2540.
Do you have an interest in your parish’s
future?The Finance Council is searching
for members to replace those rotating off this year.If you would like to share your talent,
especially with finance and legal backgrounds, please contact Deacon Mickey at email@example.com
YEAR END STATEMENTS
2010 statements will be coming your way in the next week or two. If you have
moved please contact the parish office.
CATHOLIC WOMEN'S CONFERENCE!! Please Join us for the 4th Annual ColumbusCatholic Women’s
Conference on February 26, 2011 to be held at the OhioStateExpoCenter, LauscheBuilding, 717
E 17th Ave.
Registration fee $27.00.
Student tickets $15.00 and Religious Sisters free of charge.Last year over 1100 Catholic women gathered
together to pray, reflect, and be inspired. We welcome you to be a part of this
special day by registering atwww.columbuscatholicwomen.com
PART TIME POSTION OPEN
Corpus ChristiChurch is seeking to hire a maintenance worker. The duties for this position
are typical custodial duties: cleaning throughout the building and property;
seasonal task of snow removal, mowing and trimming; minor plumbing and lighting
repairs. This position is for fifteen (15) hours per week.If interested please submit your resume or
application via email to Fr. Rod Damico at Rdamico92@gmail.com or fax to 614-444-0523. You may also drop off your
application to Corpus Christi/St. Ladislas
Administrative offices at 277 Reeb Ave., Columbus, OH43207. Office hours are Tues. through Friday from to
ST. MARY PRESCHOOL
St. Mary Preschool will begin registration for the 2011-12 school year on Feb. 3, 2011 for both full and part time students. Please call
443-5307 or visit www.stmaryschoolgv.com and click the link for preschool.
ST. VINCENT de PAUL 5TH SUNDAY COLLECTION
Next Sunday, Jan. 30th is a 5th
Sunday and as always we ask for your donation to St. Vincent de Paul. The need
in our community is especially evident during the winter months. Please use
your preprinted envelopes for your gift or note your contribution accordingly.
MARCH FOR LIFE
Can't join the March for Life in Washington, D.C.? You can still become a
part of this event! Through prayer you can support the thousands of
Pro-Life Americans while they march
in Washington, D.C. in defense of LIFE.
Please join the St. Patrick's Knights of Columbus for Pro-Life Meditations
on and recitation of the 20 mysteries of The Most Holy Rosary
after the 11:45 a.m. Mass on Mon. Jan. 24, 2011. St Patrick is located at 280 N. Grant Ave. For more information
contact Patrick Dowdell atPatrickowdell@hotmail.com or Vince Gigliotti atGigliotti2000@yahoo.com
2011 OHIO CATHOLIC YOUNG ADULT CONFERENCE,Rooted in Christ,
will be held April 9,2011 at the St. ThomasMoreNewmanCenter and will feature
keynote speaker, Fr. Brett Hoover C.S.P., Co-founder of Busted Halo. The
Office of Youth & Young Adult Ministry will be forming a committee to
discuss the conference and make sure that it is meeting the needs and wants of
the young adults in our diocese. If you are interested in being on this
committee contact Mike Hall,
firstname.lastname@example.org or Sean Robinson, email@example.com .Meetings will be held
downtown at197 E. Gay St.anddinner will be provided!
For more info on the conference check out
Ohio Right to Life is hosting "A Night
of Hope and Inspiration" featuring the powerful documentary about Pope
John Paul II's trip to Poland in 1979 entitled
"Nine Days That Changed the World." The event will be held at St. CharlesPreparatory School on January 28, 2011 in the Walter Student
Pavilion. Tickets are $10. For more