BULLETIN 9/20/2020

Sep 20 2020 Bulletin


2021 CHURCH LOTTERY CALENDARS

THE 2021 CHURCH LOTTERY CALENDARS ARE HERE! This year we are asking every family to sell at least five calendars. By working together, we are hoping to better the success of this important fundraiser while keeping our parishioners safe from Covid-19. Please look for your family’s packet of “5” in the vestibule!


CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR NEWLY CONFIRMED

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR NEWLY CONFIRMED CLASS OF 2020 Fr. Jozef will confirm 9 young teens from our parish on Saturday evening, September 19, at a Eucharistic Celebration at 7:00 p.m. They include the following: Wyatt Matthew Anderson     Sponsor: Joy Miller Karly Grace Diebold      Sponsor: Linda Berkhimer Gabriella Ann Finn      Sponsor: Annette…


RELIGIOUS EDUCATION NEWS

COMMISSIONING OF CATECHISTS will take place next Sunday, September 27, at the 9:00 AM Mass.  Catechists should sit in the marked off pews on the left side.  We encourage our young people from our Religious Education Program to attend this Mass to show their support.   PARENT-TEEN MEETING for parents and students in grades 9 through 11, will…


KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS ANNUAL BABY BOTTLE CAMPAIGN

Starting the first weekend of October, Respect for Life month, we will be distributing baby bottles to our parishioners after mass. Please be generous and return them filled with cash, coins, or checks (made out to the Knights of Columbus). Bottles can be placed in the collection basket. This collection will benefit Precious Life and…


GIFTS  FROM  THE  HOLY  LAND

GIFTS  FROM  THE  HOLY  LAND We will have a display of beautiful handmade olive wood carvings from the Holy Land.  The Christians of the Holy Land have been suffering and continue to live in difficult economical situations.  Olive wood carvings are part of a tradition handed down from one generation to another.    Christian families have worked close to 2,000 years to protect the…


ARISE TOGETHER IN CHRIST SEASON 5

ARISE TOGETHER IN CHRIST SEASON 5, the Final Season, has been delayed until the Easter Season of 2021. However, beginning the week of October 4, six Readings from the 4 completed seasons have been selected for those parishioners who would like to continue the Faith Sharing. I will have copies of the six sessions available…


PARISH COUNCIL MEETING

A meeting of the Parish Council for St. Joseph Parish will be held this Monday, September 21, at 6:30 p.m. in the Parish Meeting Room.  Please wear a mask.  Seating will be arranged for Social Distancing. 


THANK YOU!

THANK YOU to the team of people who clean the church each week.  We are most grateful  to walk into a beautifully cleaned church each weekend.                                                  AND THANK YOU to all the…


CONFIRMATION FOR LAST YEAR’S 11TH GRADERS

THE SACRAMENT OF CONFIRMATION will be celebrated this Saturday, September 19, at 7:00 p.m. by Fr. Jozef.  Confirmation Candidates should meet in the Chapel Area by 6:30 p.m. Sponsors should go into the church and sit in their designated areas.   CONFIRMATION PRACTICE FOR CANDIDATES AND SPONSORS will be held this Thursday, Sept. 17, from 6-7:00 p.m. in…