Good Shepherd Parish Bulletin by AaronBurks


									                      GOOD SHEPHERD PARISH
     4665 Thomasville Road         Parish Office 893-1837         Fax      894-6912
     Tallahassee, FL 32309-2512                                    Rectory 893-2381
     web page:      e-mail:

                           August 16, 2009 – Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

PARISH CLERGY                                          MASS SCHEDULE
Fr. Michael Foley                 Pastor                 Saturday Vigil 5:30 PM
Fr. Christian Winkeljohn          Parochial Vicar        Sabado Misa en Español 7:00 PM
Fr. Will Ganci                    Parochial Vicar        Sunday 8, 10:15 AM, 12:00 Noon & 6 PM
Rev. Mr. Marcus Hepburn           Deacon                 Mon-Sat 9 AM & Wed 7 PM
Rev. Mr. Ed Melvin                Deacon                 Mon-Fri 6:45 AM during Advent & Lent
Rev. Mr. Jerry Haynes             Deacon                 Christmas, Easter & Holy Days Special Schedule
Rev. Mr. Tom McBrearty            Deacon
Rev. Mr. Mark Schneider           Deacon               NURSERY        available for all Masses in the
PARISH STAFF                                                          level of the Parish Center.
Susan Pignataro      Parish Bookkeeper
Sandy McCusker       Parish Secretary                  HEARING-IMPAIRED Headsets available in sound
Bette Scaringe       Director of Religious Education                    room at the back of church.
Paul Cacciatore      Director of Youth Ministry
Pat & Bill Beckett   Pastoral Associates               HANDICAPPED Reserved seating in the two front
                                                                  & two back pews in center section.
PARISH OFFICE        Office Hours:
                     Mon-Fri 8:30 AM-4:30 PM           RECONCILIATION
PARISH VISION                                            Saturday 9:30 AM, 4-5 PM & Upon Request
As a people of the Eucharist
  Loved by God we gather                               ANOINTING OF SICK                Contact Parish
  Formed and fed we grow                                                                Office 893-1837.
  Loving God we serve
Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time                                                            August 16, 2009

After Office Hours & Weekends, leave a message on        the Office Voice Mail and call 893-2381.

Sat   Aug 15    5:30   Good Shepherd Parish
Sun   Aug 16    8:00   Brennen & Patrick Cannon (L)
               10:15   Arthur Family (L)
               12:00   Missey Villela                                 ADULT MINISTRY
                       Joseph Raymond Graganella
                6:00   Leopoldo & Angelica Zuccaroli
Mon   Aug 17    9:00   Mary Ranjitham & Arokia Swamy     BIBLE STUDY           Join us for the Great Adventure
Tue   Aug 18    9:00   Gretchen K. Barrows                                     Catholic Bible Study coming to
                       Brian Zorn
                                                         Good Shepherd this fall. We have decided at this
Wed   Aug 19    9:00   Helen Mansell
                       Deanna Poarch                     time to not offer the Thursday AM session this year,
                7:00   Neville & Ortensa Pouchet         however, openings are still available for the Monday
Thu   Aug 20    9:00   Ashley Krajca                     AM (9:45-11:45), Monday PM (7-9) and Tuesday
                       Shawn Slattery                    PM (7-9) sessions. Come join us for this 24-week
Fri   Aug 21    9:00   Sexton & O’Loughlin Family
Sat   Aug 22    9:00   Good Shepherd Parish              adventure as we see the “big picture” of salvation
                5:30   Thelma Hebda                      history in a way that is easy to grasp and remember.
                       Mark Daigneault                   The materials fee is $38.21. Additional info and
Sun   Aug 23    8:00   James Hoye                        registration forms are on the parish website:
               10:15   Pat Jennings
                       Walter Fitzsimmons       under Faith Formation, or in
               12:00   Raymond Stewart                   the RE & Parish Offices.
                       Bridie O’Loughlin
                6:00   Helen Mansell
                       Lilyan Essig
                                                         CATHOLICS RETURNING HOME Were you
                                                         Catholic but do not come or seldom come to church
      STEWARDSHIP – A WAY OF LIFE                        anymore? Are you a Catholic who now feels
                                                         separated from the church? Would you like to know
  Thoughts on Stewardship                                more about the Catholic Church as it is today?
                                                         Would you like to feel at home in the Catholic
  “Watch carefully then how you live, not as foolish
                                                         Church again? No matter how long you have been
  persons but as wise…” Ephesians 5:15
                                                         away and no matter what reason, we invite you to
  A wise person recognizes that all we have comes        consider renewing your relationship with the
  from God. A wise person thanks God every day           Catholic Church. Good Shepherd Parish welcomes
  for all His many blessings. A wise person realizes     you to attend the next “Catholics Returning Home”
  that God has blessed us for a reason and He wants      6-week program, beginning Sept. 3, Room 201, 7:15-
  us to be partners with Him in His work here on         9 PM. For more info, call Dee Lopez, 386-4222,

  Stewardship of Time & Talent
                                                         MOGS PIG CHICK’N PICK’N               Your official
  The volunteers in the Migrant Ministry visit
  migrant workers in Quincy providing material
                                                                                               parish Bar-B-Q
  resources and friendship to the poor. Thanks to all    is back. The 16th annual Pig Chick’n Pick’n is
  who serve in this ministry!                            Saturday, August 22. The first seating is at 5 PM and
                                                         the second seating starts at 6:30 PM. The MOGS
  Stewardship of Creation                                will serve up the very best Bar-B-Q pork and
                                                         chicken, potato salad, coleslaw, beans, cold drinks,
  Check for leaky faucets. A leaky faucet that fills a
                                                         desserts, and very best live music by Bill & Karen
  coffee cup in ten minutes will waste an estimated
                                                         Gay. Adults-$8 and children-$4. “Parents with
  3,000 gallons of water a year.
                                                         Children” family cap of $25. Take out meals
  Treasure: Thank you for sharing!                       available. Please see the men in the red aprons after
                                                         Mass for tickets.

                                                         TRANSPORTATION TO MASS/PARISH EVENTS

                                                         Do you know someone in our parish that needs a ride
                                                         to Sunday Mass or parish events? Our Keeping in
Web page:              e-mail:          FAX: 894-6912

Touch Ministry would like to match this person with          19. On August 20 there will be a commemorative
a fellow parishioner that lives nearby and would be          service at the Great Seal, Florida Capitol.
coming to the same Mass or parish event. If you
know someone with this need or would like to
volunteer to provide the ride, please contact Brenda         CATHOLIC TALLAHASSEE SINGLES (35+)
Popp at 893-5642 or
                                                             Saturday, August 22 at 1 PM – Shopping in
 “COME AND SEE” RCIA Is there something                      Thomasville and dinner at Lou & Jerry’s, Marsha
you                                                          728-3988. For details,
                               always wanted to know
about the Catholic Church, about becoming a                  WORLDWIDE MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER
Catholic, or about returning to the Church, but have         “Watch carefully how you live, not as foolish
been reluctant or afraid to ask? Have you or                 persons, but as wise, making the most of the
someone else been feeling like this? Are you a               opportunity.” Let Marriage Encounter help you
Catholic adult who has not yet received the                  make the most of your sacrament of marriage. The
Sacrament of Confirmation or would you just like to          next weekend is October 16-18 in Pensacola Beach.
know more about the foundations & practices of your          Dates fill fast so early registration is recommended.
faith? The RCIA team is here to help answer all              For info, visit or contact John &
those questions and teach you what you need to               Sally Carson 850-457-7270 or
know to join or return to the Catholic family. We
will accompany you on your journey. Class is
Thursday evenings beginning Aug 27 at 7:15 in the            NEUMANN CENTER BOOK CLUB The club
lower level of the Parish Center. Please contact                                                       will discuss
Deacon Mark Schneider at 907-9386 or                         "The Shack" by William P. Young in August. The if you have questions.                club meets the 2nd & 4th Mondays at 7:30 PM. New
Babysitting is available but you must set up                 and occasional readers are welcome. Questions?
arrangements by contacting Rene Frydrychowski at             Please call Jackie Hallifax at 878-5826 or Sr. or 893-3437.                              Christine Kelly at 224-2971.

                                                             TWO CLASSES TAUGHT BY BOB SCHUCHTS
JUST FAITH We are called to be compassionate
                 as our God is compassionate. (Luke          1) Love, Sex and Marriage: Restoring the Glory.
6:36) But what does the compassion of Christ look            Ten weeks, starting Wednesday morning September
like in the modern world? How do I become a more             2.
compassionate person? The JustFaith program is an            2) Sexual Healing and Redemption: 15 classes on
intensive thirty-week program that helps to answer           Thursday nights (2nd & 4th) beginning September 10.
these questions through reflection, study, prayer and        Call Center for Biblical Studies at 514-3700 for more
community. The program runs from 7-9 PM on                   information. Classes open to all. CEU’s & graduate
Tuesdays. For more info about this life-changing             or undergraduate credit available.
experience, contact Alice Earp 345-7466 or attend
the Orientation Meeting on Tuesday, Sept 1 at 7:00
PM.                                                                        YOUTH MINISTRY

MOGS MEETING            Wed, September 2 at 7:30 PM.         GAME PLAN Teens, join us for our last week of
                       All men of the parish                                   Game Plan. We’ll sum up the
welcome. Agenda: Review of Pig Chick’n Pickin’.              whole program and look at how your choices today
Current status of: Oyster Shuck/Car Show (Friday,            will help you have a happy and healthy marriage
Oct 23). Thanksgiving Meals (Thursday, Nov 26).              later. We’ll talk about the importance of having an
Angel Gifts/Parish Christmas Party (Saturday, Dec            offensive strategy, a well planned defense and how to
12). Italian Feast (Saturday, Feb 7). For more info,         go for the win during the teen years. Come on out
call Al Porostovsky at 668-4220.                             for food, games, fun and take away a game plan for
                                                             life. Meet downstairs in the Parish Center, Monday,
                                                             August 17 from 6:15 to 9:30. Cost: $7. Call Barbra
PAX CHRISTI        Governor Crist signed a death             Crumpacker to register or for more information: 906-
                   warrant for John Marek,                   0819 or
Wednesday, August 19 at 6 PM. (Marek received a
stay May 13, 2009). Please join others at the                WEDNESDAY BIBLE STUDY Calling all high
Governor's Mansion at 5:45 for a prayer vigil Aug
Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time                                                                August 16, 2009

                                    school students.      Wed., Sept 2, 7:30-8:45 in Room 308. If you have
Join us for the 7 PM Mass followed by an                  not registered with the RE Office for sacrament
exploration of Catholic beliefs, practices, and           preparation, you need to do so now. Contact Bette at
Scripture until 8:30. Meet at 7:30 in the Youth           893-1837 or

LIFE NIGHTS ARE BACK! Join Good Shepherd                  DONATIONS HOPED FOR               In preparing for
                                  LifeTeen for the                                          another big year of
semester kick-off Sunday, August 30 from 7:30-8:45.       RE, donations of the following items would be
All high students are invited to attend. Questions,       wonderful: new duo-tang pocket folders (no prongs);
contact Paul at             plain white paper such as letterhead no longer used;
                                                          cardstock of any color; poster board, bulletin board
CALLING ALL SAINTS               Saturday, August 29      trims, DVD & CD players for the classrooms.
                                This one day conference
for middle school and high school youth and their         SCOUTING RELIGIOUS MEDAL TRAINING
parents includes Mass, keynote speaker, &
workshops for everyone. God is calling each of us to      Are you the parent of a Catholic Boy or Girl Scout?
be saints, to live our lives for Him. So how do we do     The Tallahassee Area Catholic Committee on
this with all the temptations we encounter every day?     Scouting in partnership with the Diocese of
How do we live in relationship with others as God         Pensacola-Tallahassee will offer Boy and Girl Scout
intended? Cost is $10/person. For registration forms      religious medal training classes beginning Sunday,
& more info, see                                          Aug 30 at Blessed Sacrament (Ad Altare Dei, Pope          Pius XII and The Marian Medal). Classes are for
9.shtml or contact Lisa Kurnik at                         middle & high school students. Take advantage of or Paul Cacciatore, Youth           this opportunity for your Scout to really embrace his
Director at 893-1837. Please register by August 24.       or her Catholic faith in an intellectual, fun-filled
                                                          environment while earning up to four religious
                                                          medals. For more info or to sign up, call Bud Hoppe
                                                          at 562-2542 or Paul Palmiotto at 575-1479.

RE REGISTRATION              To make an                   CLASS LISTS          will be posted Labor Day weekend
appointment                                                                    on the 3rd floor Bulletin Boards in
                             for registration, contact    the Parish Center.
Bette at 893-1837 or
                                                                     GENERAL INFORMATION
CATECHISTS NEEDED Classes will start before
                              we know it and we have      SINCEREST SYMPATHY
children needing catechists: preschool 3 year old
(Sun., 10:15-11:15; one catechist needed); Grade 3:       To Alicia Hernandez and Carlos and Carla on the
(2 catechists for Sun, 8:55-9:50 and 2 catechists for              death of Maria Hernandez, mother and
Wed. 4-5:00) Grade 5: (1 catechist for Wed. 4-5:00);               grandmother
Grade 6: one catechist for Sunday, 7:30-8:30 PM;          To Elyse Tweedie on the death of her aunt
Grade 7: one catechist for Sunday, 7:30-8:30 PM.                   Virginia Ziel
Info, Bette 893-1837 or       Eternal rest grant them O Lord. May they rest in
                                                          peace. Amen.

CATECHISTS              Mark your calendars for our
                       program meetings which begin       WE PRAY FOR ALL WHO ARE ILL, ESPECIALLY
next week. Everyone should have received a letter
with the dates for your particular grade. In addition,    Mary Kucera                 Joanne Winston
Catechist Orientation is Wednesday, Aug 19 at 7 PM.       Marcie Vernon               Frances Slaven
                                                          A complete list of prayer intentions is available in the
                                                          parish office and vestibule bookrack.
GRADE 2 PARENTS                RE, Trinity, SHHS.
                               Orientation for
                                                          BACK TO SCHOOL SUNDAYS                     It’s that time
sacrament preparation on either Tues., Sept. 1 or
Web page:               e-mail:           FAX: 894-6912

                                           again at Good      workshop(s), and pamphlet requirements. A "live"
Shepherd. Now in its ninth year, Good Shepherd is             presentation of the sexual abuse workshop and the
conducting a school supplies drive. ‘Back to School           safe environment workshop will be held on
Sundays’ provide school supplies to hundreds of               Thursday, Sept. 3, from 7-9 PM at St. Louis Parish in
needy children including students on Tallahassee’s            the Parish Hall. Attendees must complete the sign-in
Southside and farm worker children in Gadsden                 forms to get credit for attendance.
County. Last year we provided 225+ age-appropriate
book bags stuffed with an assortment of supplies.
What do we need? Book bags, pencils, pens,                    NO MORE PRINT CARTRIDGES The Religious
crayons, markers, paper (wide-rule and college-rule),                                                  Education
rulers, erasers, glue, calculators, etc. Please bring         Office is no longer collecting print cartridges. Thank
donations to the lower level of the Parish Center by          you for your support of this project over the past 2
Monday, Aug 17. For more info, contact Cathy                  years. Please do not drop off any more cartridges
McFarlin 668-9904 or Deacon Marcus 205-6821.                  since we no longer have a source for recycling.

SPECIAL PRAYER LIST We pray for all those                     A YEAR IN THE LIFE OF A PRIEST Follow our
                             serving in the Middle                                                       three
East and Afghanistan, especially the following                newly-ordained priests as they share their joys,
parishioners and family members of parishioners:              challenges and revelations during their first year as
James Sutherland, Duane Xanders, Joseph Mack, Jay             priests on our blog:
Ross, Steven Haynes, Charles Paul, Thomas Amiss,     Add your
Jim M., Frank Vaughn, Bobby Miller, Ross Amico,               comments to offer them encouragement as they begin
Manuel Ortiz, Lawrence LaCross and Dan Solor. To              their ministry in serving God and His faithful in our
add or remove names from this list, contact the parish        diocese.

                                                              NAME THAT MAGAZINE! You are invited to
WELCOME - NEW REGISTERED PARISHIONERS                                                          help name the new
                                                              diocesan magazine. November 29 the Diocese of
Kenneth & Michelle Bender Jim & Maureen Daughton
                                                              Pensacola-Tallahassee will launch its new magazine.
John & Terry Holdnak       Lance & Jennifer Swedmark
Ricardo Sequeira & Amy Saurey
                                                              Submittals must be: 1. Appropriate to the nature and
Alexander Soto & Lina Velasquez                               character of our diocese and clearly indicate that the
                                                              magazine is a Catholic publication. 2. Five words or
                                                              less. 3. Received no later than Aug 31. Send via
A SPECIAL WELCOME! Good Shepherd extends                      e-mail to Include
                              a warm welcome to               name, mailing address & daytime phone number.
Father Remmy Lesa of Our Lady of Africa Parish in
Kitwe, Zambia. Fr. Remmy returns for his 4th visit to
Tallahassee, and will be assisting with daily and             TRINITY CATHOLIC SCHOOL Trinity offers a
weekend Masses at Good Shepherd through Sept. 9.                                                    strong Catholic
He can be reached at St. Louis rectory at 562-1293.           faith environment and quality education through
                                                              early childhood, elementary & middle school years.
                                                              Open enrollment is now underway in grades K
A SPECIAL THANK YOU Maryknollers around                       through grade eight only. What can be more
                               the world thank you            valuable for your child than extending the Catholic
for your kindness. 261 families at Good Shepherd              tradition begun by you as parents, their first teachers?
chose to receive Maryknoll Magazine and donations             Call 222-0444 soon for a tour of our school and visit
totaling $7,979.66 were collected from the mission            our website at
appeal. This is a great help towards efforts to bring
the “Good News” to all nations. May this kindness
rebound to you and your people. Sincerely,                    FLAG FOOTBALL TEAM Gentlemen, Are You
                         Rev. Robert J Carleton                                               Ready for Some
                         Regional Director, Maryknoll         FOOTBALL? Good Shepherd is once again fielding
                                                              a flag football team through the city of Tallahassee.
                                                              If you are over 18 and interested in joining us for
SEXUAL ABUSE WORKSHOP Adults who work                         some fun, fellowship and some healthy competition,
                                   with children/             please contact Nick Halley -
youth/vulnerable adults/elderly must complete                 or 850-545-6454. The season is 8 games long and
Diocesan requirements including fingerprinting,               we will be having practice soon. Deadline for
Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time                     August 16, 2009

submission of rosters is Monday, August 17, so sign
up today!

                                    to join Father
Tom Guido, pastor of Resurrection Parish, Miramar
Beach, FL and parishioners on a Princess cruise to
Canada & New England September 26-October 3.
Call Susan Philbrick at Travel Leaders 893-6200 or
701-3743 for availability & booking details.

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