Parish News, Thursday, August 8, 2019
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SACRAMENTAL PREP REGISTRATION
Registration for 2nd Grade and other youths seeking First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion is now underway! Please registration online at
. Preparation classes are held Sundays, 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. beginning September. Cost is $100 per student. Please contact Angel Schneider, Elementary Faith Formation Director (
) with any questions.
Notice of Parishioner's Death
Father David Sizemore will celebrate a Mass of Christian burial for William H Rehl, II Tuesday, August 13, 2019, 10:30 AM, at St. Francis de Sales. Burial will immediately follow Mass at St. Joseph Cemetery in Columbus, Ohio.
As always, please keep William’s soul as well as his family and friends in your prayers.
The noon Mass is cancelled this day and daily Mass goers are encouraged to attend this Funeral Mass.
2019-20 DISCIPLE ME – ELEMENTARY FAITH FORMATION
Our K – 1st and 3rd – 5th grade Faith Formation Program, Disciple Me begins soon so register today! This year we'll continue to have fun exploring all the ways we can faithfully follow Jesus. Here's the scoop:
The program is designed for Parish students in grades K – 1 and 3 - 5 who do not attend a Catholic School, but all are welcome! (2nd Grade should register for Sacramental Prep – see below)
Faith Formation classes support parents in sharing Church teachings and prepare students to receive their sacraments. Our goal is to create little disciples and disciple-makers!
Sundays, 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. beginning September 8
Complete the registration form online at
. Early registration deadline is Sunday, 9/1 - register early to avoid late fees! Cost is $100 for the first child and $50 for each additional child.
Please contact Angel Schneider, Elementary Faith Formation Director (
) with any questions.
Confirmation Prep Registration
Registration for students entering 8th Grade through High School Seniors seeking the sacrament of Confirmation is now underway! Digital registration forms are available at
. Classes are held Sundays, 6:30-8:30 pm. beginning in September. Please contact Ed Watson, Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry (ewatson
) with any questions.
Listen to Bishop Baron discuss Chapter Two: Light From Scripture
Catholic Outreach Ministries is excited to start in our mission to help the poor in our community. We have 38 proud new volunteers learning how to serve. Reminder to all, that are focus is in continuing the same good works as before and more. Our first collection will be this weekend beginning at our Masses starting August 9th. 100% of the money collected goes to the poor in our community.
Alms to the poor should be made out to Catholic Outreach Ministries or in the COM envelope.
We’re Hiring! Elementary Faith Formation Apprentice
Our team is expanding to bring on a new member of our Elementary Faith Formation Team. Working under the direction and with the support of the Director of Elementary Faith Formation, the individual taking this apprentice-style position will be responsible for the day-to-day tasks of running the Sunday Parish School of Religion program, First Reconciliation/First Communion and Vacation Bible School. Duties include annual program planning and scheduling, enrolling and welcoming families into the programs, managing administrative tasks, recruiting volunteers and supporting the catechist team. Attendance to PSR on Sunday mornings during the school year, Sacrament Preparation retreats and VBS week are required. All parish employees are mandated to complete Protecting God’s Children and a background check. Send questions and resumes to Angel Schneider (
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