Far & Wide, Narrow & Deep - Parish News for Friday, 05.08.20
A VIDEO MESSAGE FROM FR. DAVE
WORSHIP & PRAYER
Come to Confession
Fr. Dave resumed hearing confessions this week (
See his video message about it here
)! There are still openings for 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.
Change to Online Liturgies
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
They Didn't Have That When I Was a Kid
Hey, even though the faith formation section is broken down by age-group, you should definitely check out the Youth and Elementary resources below. Sometimes they can put things in way that we can easily wrap our heads around and wouldn't that be a welcome change these days?
What Do You Have to Lose?
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! 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
Ed is joining us again to share a
little nugget of Divine Goodnes
chime in on today's poll
on what you want to do this summer! Be sure to check it out in our story and let us know your amazing ideas!
will be going strong on
Zoom on Sunday at 7 pm
with games and opportunity to just hang out.
Trip Down Memory Lane
Do you remember your preparation for Confirmation? Here's a
quick throw back video
that asks a big question.... What our goal in life? What makes us Happy?
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
was born May 24, 1958 and passed away on May 2, 2020. Condolences for the family can be sent to the parish office at 40 Granville Street, Newark, OH 43055.
Christopher "Chris" Lesch
was born August 28, 1954 and passed away on May 4, 2020. Condolences for the family can be sent to Cyndi Lesch (wife) at 2062 Taylor Lane, Newark, OH 43055.
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
Help Wanted ASAP
We will be returning to worship in the church on the weekend of May 30/31 and
we can't do it without your help
.The first of many roles to fill is on our Audio Visual (AV) Tech Team. Without hymnals in the pews, all music will be on the overhead screen and we need an operator for the computer program. If you have familiarity and comfort with PowerPoint or other presentation software, you are likely a good candidate for this role. We will need volunteers for all four Mass times. Thorough training will be provided. Please email
today to add your name to our volunteer roster.
JUST FOR FUN
The struggle is real. Can you pick the Old Testament Bible characters when given the struggle he or she faced?
Take this quiz
let us know how you do
PASSING THE VIRTUAL OFFERTORY BASKET
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 Friday, May 8 at 10:22AM