What if I Can't Trust God? - Parish News for Tuesday, 05.05.20
A VIDEO MESSAGE FROM FR. DAVE
WORSHIP & PRAYER
Sacrament of Reconciliation
Fr. Dave resumes hearing confessions beginning today (
See his video message about it here
)! Although slots are full for today, there are still openings for Thursday and Saturday (future dates will be released soon). Remember confessions are by appointment only and other
guidelines are in place
Check out details
about how we're making this happen,
then sign up here
or call Joanne at 740.345.9874 ext 258 to schedule.
Power of Worship
Tomorrow night, 5/6 at 8 pm on
The Life You Were Made For
show, Chris Stefanick is sitting down with singer, songwriter, and nine-time GRAMMY nominee, Matt Maher, to talk about the Power of Worship. The show will be premiering on Facebook
on Chris' page
EWTN's Facebook page
at 8 p.m. ET. It will also be available on Instagram's
Join us as we live stream liturgies from the main Church:
Thursdays: Family Mass and Eucharistic Adoration at 6 pm
Sundays: Holy Mass at 10 am
Please use this
link to our channel
Adult Faith Formation
If you haven't yet signed up for Online Alpha, space is still available through 5/8. The Zoom session times have been set and we would love to have you join us! Sessions start Sunday, 5/3. Will one of these days/times work for you?
by 5/8, or if you have questions contact
Mondays at 8 pm
Tuesdays at 7 pm
Wednesday at 10 am or 7 pm
Thursday at 10 am, 7 pm or 7:30 pm
Sunday at 1 pm or 6:30 pm
Do you know what being an Easter people actually means? Check out today's Instagram post to find out more!
Get excited because we meet this Wednesday at 7 pm for another round of fun games by video!
Join us on Zoom
This week, Father Dave starts hearing confessions again! Thank God for squeaky-clean souls! Here's a very thorough
examination of conscience
, Whether or not you are going to confession, it's good to do an examination of yourself and acknowledge where you may have fallen short.
Reel in the Reconciliation Nerves
Have you ever felt nervous before confession? You're not the only one.
This article helps
explain in depth how we can make our confessional experience better.
Elementary Faith Formation
Family Time Resources
Check out this
free video series
for ways that you can add prayer time into family time. Plus,
has Mass prep activities every week!
PSR Thank You
We want to extend a huge thanks to all the families and catechists who made our Parish School of Religion (PSR) so amazing this year (especially as we transitioned to “Zoom” meetings over the last couple months. Be sure to become a member of our
and we’ll continue to post things this summer. We miss you all and can’t wait to see you at church soon. Also, be on the lookout for the link to enroll in next year’s session!
PARISH COMMUNITY NEWS
Christopher "Chris" Lesch
was born August 28, 1954 and passed away on May 4, 2020. Condolences for the family can be sent to the parish office at 40 Granville Street, Newark, OH 43055.
was born December 10, 1941 and passed away on April 27, 2020. Your condolences for the family can be forwarded to
Michaela Maglalang (Linda's
) at 1509 Glastonbury Drive, Plano, TX 75075.
We are still available to serve you by phone or email. Don't hesitate to reach out if you need us! Please
see a contact list here
Drive-Thru Food Drive
Thank you for your overwhelming support of COM and our Newark food pantries at last weekend's Drive-Thru food Drive.
See pictures here
PASSING THE VIRTUAL OFFERTORY BASKET
Today is #GivingTuesdayNow. If you are able, will you consider donating an extraordinary gift to the parish in one of the following ways?
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
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For reoccurring gifts, you can set up automatic debit to one’s bank account or charges to one’s credit card. Please fill out this
Offertory Commitment Form
to set up recurring payments.
One-Time Online Donation
If you normally donate by envelopes or the basket, we have set up a link to donate online with a one-time donation by credit card.
Click here to complete the form
. You may use this link as often as you like.
Another option is through our new TEXT-to-GIVE number. Donate simply by texting SFDS to 740.240.6093. You can also use this in place of your normal offertory basket giving.
If you would like to continue using your envelopes, please mail your contribution into the parish office at 40 Granville Street, Newark, OH 43055. Checks are preferred as cash is not a safe or secure way to fulfill your offertory through the mail.
on Tuesday, May 5 at 10:00AM