Bulletin - May 1, 2022

 

From the Pastor:

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God bless you all.

Father Duncan

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Knights of Columbus

The Knights of Columbus scholarship is available to graduating seniors who are sons or daughters of members of the Glasgow Satolli council or young men who themselves are members are eligible. The scholarship form can be found in the back of the Church or by contacting the KofC. You may turn them into either J.Y. Miller or Joe Morris at St. Mary School.

If interested in joining the Knights, please contact myself, Justin Friedrich 573-999-1467 or go to kofc.org/joinus
 

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Parish Small Group

Our Baptism calls us to deepen our relationship with Christ & with all of God’s family. You are invited to come together in small groups with fellow parishioners to pray and reflect on how we live the Catholic way of life rooted in gratitude to God. Each session will be roughly 60 – 90 minutes and will meet each week for 6 weeks during Lent. Sign-ups for our Grateful Living small groups are still available! Please contact Julie Monnig, for more information.

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Summer 2022 Youth Opportunities

The Diocese is pleased to offer our parish families the following summer opportunities, mark your calendars now! More information on each of these opportunities & sign up forms (online form) can be found at:

www.diojeffcity.org/youth-ministry

* TOTUS TUUS:  Held at St. Mary/St. Joseph Parishes. June 26 to July 1. Open to kids in grades 1 to 12. The morning session will be for grades 1-7 and the evening session will be for grades 8-12. The cost is free! Save the date and plan to attend this great summer opportunity held locally! More details to come.

* CAMP LOLEK: (new) for Jr. High students (incoming 6th to 8th graders) $150 cost.

  • Boys Session: July 10-13

  • Girls Session: July 13-16

* CAMP MACCABEE: 5-day adventure camp for (High School) incoming Freshman to incoming Senior guys. $150 cost. Two opportunities:

  • June 19 – 24

  • July 17-22

* CAMP SIENA: 5-day adventure camp for (High School) incoming Freshman to incoming Senior women. $150 cost.

  • June 26 – July 1

* CHRISTPOWER: A week-long service camp committed to direct service, discipleship, and prayer. For Incoming Freshman in High School to incoming Freshman in College.

  • June 12 – 18

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CATHOLIC WOMEN'S MINISTRY

The Diocese Women’s Ministry invites Catholic women throughout our diocese to complete an online survey. All information gathered will be used to discern proper resources, educational formation opportunities, programs, and events specifically targeted at women in your parish and throughout the diocese. The results of the survey will be shared with pastors and parish women’s ministry representatives. To complete the survey online, enter the following link in to your browser

https://diojeffcity.org/womensministrysurvey/ or visit the women’s ministry website page https://diojeffcity.org/womens-ministry/ For opportunities to get involved in the ministry, please contact your parish women’s ministry representative, Cheryl Adams or LeAnn Korsmeyer, Director of Women’s Ministry at lkorsmeyer@diojeffcity.org or (573) 635-9127

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DAY OF PRAYER – OPPORTUNITY

National Day of Prayer

Host Church:  Methodist Church

Date: Thursday, May 5, 2022, at 7:00 P.M.

Theme:  "Exalt the Lord Who Has Established Us"

WORD AMONG US BOOKLETS

 

The Lenten Issue of the Word Among Us Daily Readings & Meditation booklets is available to you in the back of the Church! Please take a copy to assist you in your daily prayer life! They are free of charge, but donations will help us continue to provide these booklets in the future. With a Parish subscription, they are a little over $1 / booklet. We currently have enough donated to continue providing these through June 2022!

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St. Mary's School News

Mission…St. Mary School is committed to educating the whole child.  St. Mary's School provides opportunities for the Spiritual, Moral, intellectual, and physical growth of each student in a loving, Catholic environment.  Students are encouraged to share and serve within the school, church, and community while realizing their own full potential.  

School Updates

May Crowning/ Art Show/ and Reception

Our annual May Crowning/Art Show/ and Reception will be held on Wednesday, May 4th, at 6:30 PM in the church. All students are expected to participate. Grades 5-8 make up the Rosary, grades 2-4 make up the choir, and grades K and 1 present flower during the event. Grades 5-8 will report to the church basement, grades 2-4 to the choir loft, and K & 1st to the front pews of the church.  We ask that all are in their spots by 6:20 that night. Thank you. Please plan to attend the Art Show and Reception after the event at church.  This will be held in the cafeteria. Cookie donations are needed. 

 

WEDNESDAY MAY 11TH  – GRANDPARENT MASS AND RECEPTION.  Please mark your calendar and plan to have your child invite their grandparents or a special guest to Mass that day.  We will follow Mass with a reception, visit to the classrooms and ask that Grandparents depart at morning recess time at 10 AM.  Look for invites coming home with kids very soon.

 

KINDERGARTEN ROUND-UP AND VISIT

Please spread the word with friends and family, we will host a Kindergarten Round-up on Wednesday, May 11th at 6:30 pm in the K Room. Thursday, May 12th will be a day for all new prospects to shadow a kindergartener for part or the whole day!