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Entries for September 2014

FALL PARISH BONFIRE

Posted on September 21, 2014

  Our fall Bonfire will be held on Saturday, October 11, at 6:00 p.m., immediately following Mass. Please join us for BBQ pork, hot dogs and other fixings! The kids can bob for apples and roast marshmallows. We are looking for someone with a pickup truck that can help us transport hay bales to the shelter and back that day. Please contact Vicky Burns at 614-554-8988 if you can help.

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Alter Linien Volunteers

Posted on September 21, 2014

  We are in need of several volunteers to help with the laundry and ironing of the Altar Linens used at our Liturgies. We need one permanent person, which is a bimonthly commitment, and also a couple of substitutes to fill in, in the event of illness, etc. Please call the parish office at 614-920-1563 if you are able to help with this ministry. God bless

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  ST. JOHN XXIII WOMEN’S GROUP TO HAVE SPEAKER ON THE ROSARY AND MARY: We are excited to announce that Sr. Louis Mary, O.P., Dominican Sister of Peace, will be speaking about the Rosary and Mary at Saint John XXIII Women’s Group on Monday, October 6, at 7:00 p.m. The Women’s Group is open to all adult women of the parish. This special talk is sponsored by the Saint John XXIII Parish Women of Catholic Faith. We hope you will join us!

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Youth Ministry Meeting

Posted on September 21, 2014

  We want to thank Crystal Adams and express our appreciation for the tremendous amount of time and energy she has invested in the Youth Ministry program of our Parish over many, many years. Unfortunately, Crystal has resigned her position this year, and we will now need to develop a plan about how to move forward from here. Therefore, we will host a meeting of parents of Jr. High or High School students and/or any adults of the parish who are interested in Youth Ministry. This meeting will take place in the lower level on Sunday, October 5, at 6:00 p.m. The purpose of the meeting is to hear from parents and other a...

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ST. Vincent DePaul Society Truck

Posted on September 14, 2014

  This summer has been quite a bit cooler than normal, so you might be having a hard time figuring out when fall arrives just based on the weather. Well one sure sign of fall that you can always count on is the arrival of the St. Vincent de Paul truck at our Parish! To help you keep the seasons straight, the St. Vincent de Paul truck will be at our Parish for all the Masses the weekend of September 27th and 28th. As always, they can take any clothing, non-consumable household goods, small appliances, etc., that you are willing to part with. All donated items must be clean, undamaged, and in working condition (the So...

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CONFIRMATION INFORMATION

Posted on September 14, 2014

  On Tuesday, September 23, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. we will have an Information Meeting for all candidates, parents and sponsors of this year’s Confirmation Class. Also, on Sunday, September 28, at the 9:00 a.m. Mass, the students entering into the Confirmation preparation programs will be Welcomed and Recognized by our congregation.

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BRING YOUR ANIMALS FOR A BLESSING

Posted on September 14, 2014

  Sunday, October 5, 2014, at 4:00 p.m. in the parish parking lot. A thought from St. Francis: If you have people who will exclude any of God’s creatures from the shelter of compassion and pity, you will have people who will deal likewise with others.

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Platinum Club Upcoming Activites

Posted on September 08, 2014

  Annual Picnic: The Platinum Annual Picnic will be held on September 17, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at Slate Run Park. Please bring a dish to share, your own place setting and drink. The parish will provide the meat. Any questions, please call Patsy Moore at 614-836-1337. As always, everyone over 55 is cordially invited to join our activities. Join the Fun: On Saturday, October 18, 2014, the Platinum Club is planning a historical bus trip of Columbus. We will meet at COSI parking lot at 9:30 a.m. The tour takes 21⁄2 hours and the cost is $21.00. After the tour, we will lunch at the oldest Coney hot dog shop in the c...

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