ST. PIUS X CHURCH REYNOLDSBURG, OHIO
Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time September 17, 2017
How precious is your mercy, O God!
Masses for September 18-24, 2017 Monday 8:30 a.m. (MDF) +Thomas Ucker by Christina McCarthy Tuesday 8:30 a.m. (MDF) +Leon Milford by Victoria Sherman Wednesday 8:30 a.m. (MDF) +Ron Girard by Mary Girard Thursday 8:30 a.m. (MDF) +Dan Flowers by Mom, Jean Friday 8:30 a.m. (MPG) +Jerry Roberts by Frank & Jean Roberts Saturday 5:00 p.m. (MDF) +Lisa Summa by The Summa Family Sunday 8:30 a.m. (MPG) + John Dixon by Lee & Doug Brock 10:15 a.m. (MDF) Living & Deceased Members of the Parish 12:00 p.m. (MDF) + Charles Batch by Sharon Callahan
COUNTING OUR BLESSINGS
For the Week of September 3, 2017: Budget Requirements $ 19,050.00 Actual Offertory Received: $ 13,286.28 Weekly Surplus (Deficit): $ (5,763.72)
**EFT (Debit) Program: $ 1,176.00 Envelope Offering: $ 10,418.15 Cash Offering: $ 1,692.13 Total Offering: $ 13,286.28
Debit Program Participants: 50 Envelopes Used: 275 Special Collection: Trinity Dome $ 127.00
For the Month of September, 2017: MTD Budget Requirements: $ 19,050.00 MTD Actual Offertory Received: $ 13,286.28 MTD Surplus (Deficit): $ (5,763.72)
YTD Budget Requirements: $ 180,350.00 YTD Actual Offertory Received: $ 176,727.53 YTD Surplus (Deficit): $ (3,622.47)
For the Week of September 10, 2017: Budget Requirements $ 19,050.00 Actual Offertory Received: $ 14,031.45 Weekly Surplus (Deficit): $ (5,018.55)
**EFT (Debit) Program: $ 971.00 Envelope Offering: $ 10,415.30 Cash Offering: $ 2,645.15 Total Offering: $ 14,031.45
Debit Program Participants 48 Envelopes Used: 295
For the Month of September, 2017: MTD Budget Requirements: $ 38,100.00 MTD Actual Offertory Received: $ 27,317.73 MTD Surplus (Deficit): $ (10,782.27)
YTD Budget Requirements: $ 199,400.00 YTD Actual Offertory Received: $ 190,758.98 YTD Surplus (Deficit) $ (8,641.00)
COLLECTION COUNTERS Sunday, September 24, 2017
CAPTAIN: KEVIN CRAWFORD Team 1: Patty or Dave Berger, Ruth Taza & Sally Weimer
YOUNG STEWARDS CORNER September 3, 2017 Donations: $6.75 Number of Envelopes: 6 Examples of our young steward’s use of time and talent: – made coffee (Walter) – helped with laundry and chores (Dominic) September 10, 2017 Donations: $8.88 Number of Envelopes: 10 Examples of our young steward’s use of time and talent: – cleaned my room (Keegan) – prayed for people in Florida (Nathan)
SCHOOL NEWS Tuesday, September 19… All-School Mass, Grades 1-8, 8:30 a.m. School Board Meeting, Rectory, 7:00 p.m. Thursday, September 21… Pizza with Pastor Friday, September 22 … Fall Candy Fund Raiser Goes Home! Weekly updates posted.
TWENTY-FOURTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME SEPTEMBER 17, 2017
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS – (H): Host • (C): Cup
September 23-24 H: (2) – Pulpit side/ H: (2) – Organ side C: (3) – Pulpit side/ C: (3) – Organ side
5:00 p.m. (P) Maria Giametta & Charles Giametta (O) Holly High & Andrew Berger
(P) Megan Berger, Jean Roberts & Leah Kelly (O) Patti & Jim Sperry & Cynthia Moder
8:30 a.m. (P) Julie Gallagher, Scott Gallagher (O) Pam & Bob Briggs
(P) Kevin Gallagher, Denise Trusken & Mike Krolikowski (O) Linda Dluqiewicz, Cheryl Krolikowski & Kurt Rodenkirchen
10:15 a.m. (P) Mike Barnhart, Amy Barnhart & Mary Girard (O) Christine Zacovic, Bailee Zacovic & Steve Riederer
(P) Karen Kostora, Ann Alge, Greg & Patricia Canfield (O) Kelli Hermen, Spencer & Kristen Carey & Randy Teynor
12:00 p.m. (P) Matthew Ficocelli & Mark Ficocelli (O) Carol Shown & Elizabeth Ficocelli
(P) Daniel Ficocelli, Dave Roby & Jennifer Powell (O) Genet Redden, Sandy & Tim Puet
LITURGICAL MINISTERS SCHEDULE: SEPTEMBER 23-24, 2017 Contact Nancy Majerus at email@example.com with any changes or scheduling requests.
September 23-24 Lectors Servers Gift Bearers Greeters
5:00 p.m. Pam Gruenwald & Donna Nesbitt
Caroline Berger, Abigail Davison & Gabriella Davison
John & Linda Bergman
8:30 a.m. Janet Rodenkirchen & Kevin Briggs
Rayna Rodenkirchen, Julie Kaminski & Alex Orgill
Bob & Pam Briggs Mike Paszkiewicz Family
10:15 a.m. Pat Lutz & Valerie Bryan
Liam Zacovic, Kyle & Justin Barnhart
Eleanor Kelley & Family
John Zacovic Family
12:00 p.m. Ron Shown & Tim Zack
Jacob Brennan, Nevaeh Lipson & Uchenna Odemena
Anthony Mampieri & Family
Tim & Sandy Puet
This Week at Saint Pius – September 18-24, 2017 Monday Pray the Rosary for the Sick Church Courtyard 6:30 p.m. Men’s Faith Sharing PAC 6:45-8:00 p.m. Tuesday Widow/Widower’s Group Bride’s Room 6:30 p.m. School Board Meeting Rectory 7:00 p.m. K of C Meeting PAC 7:00 p.m. Wednesday Adoration Church 7:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Bible Study Bride’s Room 9:30-11:00 a.m. Divine Mercy Tabernacle 6:00 p.m. Choir Church 7:15 p.m. Thursday That Man Is You! Café 5:45-7:15 a.m. RCIA PAC 7:00 p.m. New Creation Bride’s Room 7:00 p.m. Saturday Men’s Faith Sharing Rectory 6:30-8:00 a.m. Sunday PSR School 5:00-6:30 p.m.
NEWLY REGISTERED: Nathan Roehrenbeck; Michael & Linda Hall; Barbara Irish; Thomas & Wanda Wentzel; Julie Chavez & Giovanni Montenegro
NEWLY BAPTIZED: Rebecca Suzanne Bond, daughter of Patrick & Kimberly
ST. PIUS X CHURCH REYNOLDSBURG, OHIO
IN OUR PARISH
CONNECTIONS, ST. PIUS X NEWLETTER…The November 2017 edition of Connections, the parish newsletter, is being compiled. Please submit articles to Carol McGlone at firstname.lastname@example.org or to the rectory from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The deadline for the next issue is Friday, October 6, 2017.
HELPING HANDS FOOD PANTRY thanks the St. Pius X community for your overwhelming response in August! Due to your kindness, 60 bags and boxes of food and personal items were collected! Helping Hands is requesting the following items in September:
• Canned Peas, Mixed Vegetables and Carrots • Canned Pasta • Personal Products – Toothpaste, Toothbrushes, Bars
of Soap and Deodorant These donations continue to provide food and personal items for local families. Collection weekend will be September 23rd-24th. Thank you for your continued support!
BISHOP HARTLEY HIGH SCHOOL would like to congratulate the following members of St. Pius X Parish who were inducted into the Bishop Hartley Chapter of The National Honor Society, September 11, 2017: Danielle Cassanos, Kiera Jones, Madison Mitchell, Diego Peña, Joseph Shannon, Joseph Sheridan, Joseph Supino, Christopher Wolf, and Bailee Zacovic.
BLESSING OF ANIMALS: Our Annual Blessing of Animals will take place on Sunday afternoon, October 1st, at 1:30 p.m. behind the dumpsters, in the green space opposite the Hohmann Hall construction. Come celebrate the feast of St. Francis of Assisi by having your family pets blessed.
SICK VISITS: If you are ill and in need of communion at home, please contact the rectory at 614-866-2859 to schedule a visit. If you are in the hospital and would like a visit, please contact the rectory and let us know. The hospital DOES NOT contact us if you are in the hospital. The only way we know is if a family member contacts us. We will be happy to visit you in the hospital if you let us know. If you would like the Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick prior to a surgery or medical procedure, please stop by the sacristy AFTER daily or Sunday Mass and the priest will be happy to anoint you.
COMMUNION TO THE SICK AND HOMEBOUND: If you are a commissioned Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion and would be interested in taking communion to the sick in their homes, please contact Leah Kelly at 614- 866-2859. Training provided.
THE CHOIR NEEDS YOU! We have openings for new members in all voices!! We practice on Wednesday evenings and we alternate singing the 8:30 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. Masses on Sundays. It’s a great way to meet friendly people who love to worship God in song. Please contact John Pottkotter (501-0104, or email@example.com). If you can sing the hymns at Mass, you can sing with us!! High school age and up! Please email me if you have a problem with practicing on Wednesdays, if that is the only reason you cannot join!
MERGING SPIRITS, our contemporary Christian praise group is ready for a new season! Please join us for our first Mass on September 24 at NOON. We sing mostly the 2nd and 4th Noon Masses during the school year. Junior High age thru adults are WELCOME. See you on the 24th! Contact John Pottkotter (614-309-3152 or email jpiano2@ aol.com) if you are interested in joining! Thank you!
CHILDREN’S CHOIR IS STARTING AGAIN! The Choir is open to all Kindergarten age thru 6th grade that are members of St. Pius X Parish. We sing October to May. We practice THURSDAY AFTERNOONS, from 5:15-5:45 p.m. in the church. Our first practice is October 5. Our first Mass would be the 10:15 a.m. Mass on October 15. We will sing a Christmas Mass, as well as caroling! Need more information? Contact John Pottkotter, Music Director, at 501-0104 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you! From November thru May, we sing at the NOON Mass on the 3rd Sunday of the month. Many have already signed up but there is room for more! Please let me know by September 30 if you were not