Ministry of Caring Parish
Responding To The Word
Nursery Attendant Needed
So freely and totally did Mary respond to God’s grace SML Church is looking for a Nursery Attendant for
throughout her life, that in death she was divinely children 5 years old and younger during the Sunday
honored. In the doctrine of the Assumption, the Church Worship Service from 10:00 – 11:00 AM. The salary
proclaims and celebrates that in Mary there was no for this position is $20 and $10 per hour for any extra
obstacle to deny her immediate passing through death services. Please contact Vonda Naff to set up an
and becoming first after her Son to be raised body and interview and background check if interested. 540-334-
soul to fullness of life with God. 3369 or email@example.com .
Mary prays that God’s presence will transform our Adult Class in Church History
world and reverse the impact of evil and injustice. We are offering a 9-week course on the History of
What injustice does God want me to help change? Catholicism on Thursdays, September 9 through
November 4, 9:45 – 10:45 AM and/or 7:00 – 8:00 PM
Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time – Aug 22 depending on signups and preferences. We’ll be using a
First Reading – Isaiah 66:18-21 book, This Is Our Church by Michael Pennock ($25).
Second Reading – Hebrews 12:5-7, 11-13 To sign up, call Chris or the Main Office at 297-5530 or
Gospel – Luke 13:22-30 e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org .
Hope And Happiness For Those Who Grieve
Welcome Chris Barrett, Senior Pastoral Associate, will lead an
We welcome our newest registrants, the McGoldrick evening session for those who are dealing with grief
Family, Kirsten, Anthony, Thomas, and Thyra. Thank over the death of a loved one or some other loss, on
you for adding your spirit to our family of faith. Wednesday, August 18, at 6:30 PM.
Collection For Sorsogon Christian Initiation Schedule
Bishop Bastes and Father Sal are very grateful for the There is one more session remaining on the summer
generous outpouring of support last weekend. schedule for those interested in learning about the
Resurrection donated $4,002.25 to the Diocese of Catholic Church. Wednesday, August 25. The fall and
Sorsogon in the Philippines. winter schedule will begin on Wednesday, September
15, at 7:00 PM and will continue meeting weekly. For
Heavenly Hash Deadline more information, call Chris at 297-5530.
All articles and photos for the next issue of Heavenly
Hash, our parish newsletter, should be submitted to Joyous Junque – 2011 (Vacation Hiatus)
email@example.com by Saturday, August 28. No Joyous Junque pick ups will be available for the
next few weeks. Our volunteers will be away on
Hope And Happiness For Those Who Grieve vacation. Pick ups will resume on August 24. Please
Chris Barrett, Senior Pastoral Associate, will lead an save your treasures for us. All items are tax deductible
evening session for those who are dealing with grief and a form will be given to each donor. For pickups on
over the death of a loved one or some other loss, on the Franklin side, call Tony Cusumano at 721-3829 and
Wednesday, August 18, at 6:30 PM. on the Bedford side, call Don Fournier at 297-4126 after
August 24.. Drop off of smaller items can be made at
Thanks the “JJ” shed to the right of the church as you drive in.
Special thanks to Barbara Wright snd all the
Resurrection volunteers who worked so hard this past Global Faces of Christ
week for the Lake Christian Ministries school supply Deacon Mike Ellerbrock from St. Mary’s in Blacksburg
distribution. Thanks, too, to all who donated supplies. will present a slide show and discussion of his voyage
This was a great success. around the world, focusing on the beauty and suffering
of our brothers and sisters on August 30, at 7:00 PM at
Wednesday Women’s Group Our Lady of Nazareth. Discussion will include the
The Wednesday Women will be meeting throughout hopes and challenges of our Church’s universal mission.
August to complete projects for the upcoming Fall
Bazaar in October. Please join in the crafting, chatting Spiritual Flowers
and coffee breaks which are always informative and In Memory of Joan Klass
enjoyable. New ladies, come on down! Requested by Denise & Orban Gregory
Ministry Schedule: Thomas More Center Update
Saturday, August 21, 5:00 PM Sister Joan is having a hip replacement on Tuesday,
Lectors: Loretta Lavanco & Denise Sterne August 17. Father Mike is having a cataract removed on
EM’S: Patti O’Bryan, Eleanor Self, Phil Servidea, Mary Friday, August 20. Father Nick is working in a parish in
Sirera, Judy Spitz, Floyd Strelow, Bill Timmins Connecticut. Please keep them in your prayers.
Ushers: Jim Perozek, Jerry Eichhorn, Dick Hach, Mike
Wachter Urgent Need F RCC Men
Server: Ashley Hancock Lake Christian Ministries depends on donations of
household items to help meet the needs of their clients.
Sunday, August 22, 4:00 PM Currently LCM needs volunteers to pick up items and
Lectors: Anne Gibbons & Ron Ochal deliver them to LCM. 3 local Churches now provide
EM’S: Robin Starke, Carol Traen, Jeanne Wagoner, volunteers. The churches take turns each month. The
Mike Wachter, Barbara & Greg Babiak, Pat Benosky addition of a 4th church would help tremendously in
Ushers: Debbie Buccola, Jim Grabher, Lillie Head, sharing the load. Pickups are scheduled for Monday,
Chuck Murphy Wednesday, and/or Friday mornings when LCM is
Server: Amanda Holcomb opened. There are 4-6 requests per week. LCM has a
trailer. Trucks with trailer hitches with a 2” ball are
Those who believed….shared needed to tow the trailer. If you are interested in helping
with this important need, please contact Dick Kleckner
Offertory Income – August 2 $ 8,044.36 at 721-3616.
Offertory Income – FY11 YTD $ 47,145.96
Offertory Income – Budget FYD $ 42,014.04 Knights of Columbus 4th Degree Regalia Needed
We are ahead of budget $ 5,131.92 If you or a family member owns a set of KofC 4th degree
regalia (cape, chapeau, sword) that is no longer being
Thank you for your generosity in the regular collection used and would like to donate it to the Roanoke
Assembly, please contact Brian Ripple at 540-776-8285.
Please support this fundraiser that costs you no money Diocesan Job Vacancies
and is a source of income for the parish Part-time accompanist: Immaculate Conception
Profit to date this fiscal year $974.35 Catholic Church, Hampton, VA, Contact – Teresa
Profit at this point last fiscal year $709.75 Cobarrubia, Music Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org or
We are ahead of last year by $264.60 757-240-8409.
Social Justice Coordinator: Church of the Incarnation,
8/21 Julia & Bruce Peters Charlottesville, VA, full-time, job description at
From Our Parish Nurse
Life For One – Guest Speaker Donna Proctor – Lake Christian Ministry Needs
Monday, August16, 1:00 AM, Trinity Ecumenical The most needed items at Lake Christian Ministries are
Parish, Bring a lunch/drink tooth paste, detergent, dish washing liquid, bar soap,
General Cancer Support Group – Thursday, August and 1 pound cans of coffee.
19, 4:00 PM, Resurrection
ABC’s of Dementia – Speaker Gary Oberlender, Please pray for: Susie Parrish, Kerry Dolth, Abigail
Monday, August 20, 10:00 AM, Resurrection, Free, Schons, Sam Schons, Dawn Schons, Eileen Adams, Joe
Must register, Tami at 297-5530 or 721-4330 or e-mail Altadonna, Winnie Brittain, Raymond Crotty, Debbie
Tepnurse@smltep.org Clark, Sue Eckert, Doris Ferguson, Cherie Fletcher,
Multiple Sclerosis Support Group (open discussion) – Adriana George, Ken Godwin, Jim & Marguerite
Wednesday, September 1, 12:00 noon, Resurrection, Grabher, Rich Holcomb, Brian Kowall, Ted Lagoski,
Bring a bag lunch Barbara Lenco, Michael Malone, Susan Marshall, Bart
Man to Man Prostate Support Group (open Matthies, Elaine Mosley, Joan Ollweiler, Judy Harmon
discussion) – Wednesday, September 8, 6:00 PM, Phillips, Martin Philpott, Philip Thompson, Foyer des
Trinity Ecumenical Parish Filles de Dieu Orphanage, Paul Liga, Dominic Buscani,
Alzheimer/Dementia Support Group Meeting – Clare Luffman, Dwayne Martin, Al Kabalarcik, Matthew
Monday, September 13, 3:00 PM, Trinity Ecumenical Myron, Ben Mosley, Tim Fenlon, Ian Kolmer, Vernon
Parish Ward, Johnny Flowers.
Breast Cancer Support Group Meeting – Monday,
September 13, 6:30 PM, Discovery Shop, Scruggs Road