Mass Intentions for Week of October 24: Lectors,Ministers & Servers for 10-31 & 11-1: Saturday Vigil: Thirtieth Ordinary Sunday 4:30 8:00 4:30 50th Wedding Anniversary Dennis & Carole L R Hausrod B Kapalko Kaperak HT F Havrilla J Shoop Sunday Thirtieth Ordinary Sunday HM S Burger L Stuebner 8:00 For our Parish HJ G Smith A Aslaksen 10:00 Anniversary Albert Bonner by O‟Toole CM D Race J Rush Family CM C Race C Yurmanovich 12:00 Anniversary Ethan Mouisset by The Klare CJ K Murray S Krajny Family CJ S Peghnelli C Krajny Monday Weekday SERV L Costanzo M Laska 7:30 Luz Hill by Helen & Anthony Davis SERV G Costanzo M Como Tuesday Weekday SERV C Bello Alex Miller 7:30 Jim Schneider by Wife, Joanie SERV D Race C Harrington Wednesday Simon & Jude, apostles 10:00 12:00 7:30 Anniversary Andy Rusnak by Lorrie Coughlin L E Danckers S McComas Thursday Weekday HT J Reddy D McCormick 7 PM Kathy Urig by Jean, Mike, & Bob Judge HM C Matea Deb Ward Friday Weekday HJ G Weber C Vallee 8:30 Eddie Guthrie by Isabella Guild CM K Nelson S Johnson Saturday Vigil: All Saints Day CM Dennis Ward R Bakaitis 4:30 Domenic Accairri by Mike & Rose Jaworski CJ D Kuhner B Weimer Sunday All Saints Day CJ L Kuhner C Wirtz 8:00 Anniversary John F. Rolston by Dad SERV S Cooney B McComas 10:00 Deceased Members of Legion of Mary SERV P Warns B Sabath 12:00 For our Parish SERV S Finnegan A Goetz SERV L Goodfellow M Cuva Scripture Readings for October 25, 2009: Jeremiah 31:7-9; Hebrews 5:1-6; Mark 10:46-52 Weekday Servers for Week of October 26: M-T-W 7:30 AM: C Comer & C Seroka Eucharistic Adoration will begin immediately Thurs 7PM/ Fri 8:30 AM: S Cooney & K Crawford following 7:30 AM Mass on Tuesday in our Sacred Heart Chapel. Closing prayers begin at 7:30 PM. All St. Joseph School News… are welcome. October 26 – Grade 6 leaves for Mohican Outdoor School Don’t Forget our Upcoming Parish Retreat on October 30 – School Mass at 8:30 All welcome! November 4, 5, & 6 at 7PM each evening with Grade 6 returns from Mohican Outdoor School internationally renowned author and speaker Matthew October 31 – Trick or Treat 6-7:30 PM. Be Safe!!! Kelly. This event is free and open to the public. There will be a different talk each evening. This retreat is Our 8th Grade Class is Hosting a Fall Fish Fry on mandatory for our eighth grade Confirmation class. Saturday, November 14 from 5:30-8:00 PM. For **Note: Due to this retreat being held in the $15/plate, choices are Lake Erie perch, shrimp, or evening, daily Mass on Thursday, November 5 will combo dinners. Kids‟ meals and carry-out also be held at 7:30 AM. There will be no confessions available. Order forms are on the bulletin board in the heard on Thursday evening, November 5** gathering area. (Bennett Fish will provide the catering). Lou Balzer, one of our three seminarians, will speak to us at each of the Masses this weekend for “National PSR News… Grades 1-6 will meet on Monday, Priesthood Sunday”. Let us continue to pray for Lou, October 26 from 4:30-5:45 PM. Grade 8 will attend Scott Goodfellow and John Schneider, and for all of all 3 sessions of Matthew Kelly retreat, November 4, the seminarians of our diocese, and for all young men 5 & 6 from 7-8:00 PM. Attendance will be taken. considering such a call, especially those from our Grade 7 will meet as usual on Sunday, November 1 parish. from 6:30-8:30 PM. St. Joseph Parish Support for October 17 & 18: Baptisms… Ryan James Albaugh, son of James L Regular Offertory: $16,605.13 and Elyse M Albaugh Youth Contributions: $41.06 Good Deeds: 20 CYO High School Basketball Registration has been Sister Parish: $5.00 extended until November 9. Go to Debt Retirement: $1,045.00 wwwstjoesavonlake.org to register and pay. Submit World Mission Sunday: $434.00 current physical and Emergency Authorization Forms Year-to-date Budgeted Offertory: $400,000.00 into St. Joseph‟s CYO drop box located outside of Year-to-date Offertory Contributions: $308,394.44 gym doors by November 9. Forms can be printed Year-to-date Under Budget: $91,605.56 from above website. Please contact Mary Kay Total Debt (as of 10- 19-09): $ 755,915.13* Schneider with any questions: *this total will change monthly as contributions are email@example.com or 933-4706. received and payment is made. Please Remember in Your Prayers… Louis Pena, WVIZ/PBS Channel 25 to Broadcast History of Carolyn Jordanoff, Jeremy George, Dolores Karinno, the Diocese’s Mother Church…”The Cathedral of Jeanne Crist, Josephine Lott, Pauline Weisheit, St. John the Evangelist: Everybody‟s Church” will air Herbert Dunchack, Paul Macura, Patricia Kowalski, on Thursday night, October 29 at 10:00 PM on John Kowalski, Paul Kuznik, Jill Christmyer, Craig channel 25. This locally produced program traces the Behrend, Ida Sapienza, Mary Yurmanovich, Audrey history of the mother church on the occasion of its Meister, Lisa Carver, Michael Kula, Dick Randall, 160th anniversary and is worth your viewing time. Mary Chambers, Matt DeChant, Marvin DeLuca, Patsy Gerrone, Margaret Mehallo, The Keller Family, Kevin Gillespie, Patty Parks, Bill Kortan, Sheryl Catholic Bishops of Ohio have reviewed three Ashby, Erwin Kapalko, Joanne Groden, Rose statewide non partisan issues that will be placed Gehring, Mary Seitz, Ruth Powell, Irene Krolik, Lisa before the electorate on November 3, 2009: Issue 1 is Smith, Ethan Bradley, Fran Ilg, Mary Webb, Kaitlyn a proposed Constitutional Amendment that would Kilmartin, Rosemary Lasso, Ann Amersbach, Debbie authorize the state to issue bonds to compensate Holmen, David Chisholm, Mary Coughlin, veterans of the Persian Gulf, Afghanistan and Iraq Georgeanne Rassie, Gene Andrews, Marianne Conflicts. The bishops are “not opposed to” Issue 1. Andrews, Larry & Jackie Meal, Gerry Walter, Bonnie Issue 2 is a proposed Constitutional Amendment that Miller, Barbara Stepp, Maryanne Schaefer, and all the would create the Ohio Livestock Care Standards ill of the parish…those deceased…those who are Board. The bishops support passage of issue 2. Issue lonely…those in need…those in the military. Thank 3 is a proposed Constitutional Amendment that would You. allow one casino in Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus and Toledo. The bishops are opposed to issue 3. A Flu Shot Clinic will be held in St. Joseph Hall on Sunday, November 1 from 9 AM-12:00 Noon. Cost of Avon/Avon Lake Relay for Life presents its first the shot is $20 cash or check made payable to St. John annual Vendor/Craft Fair on Saturday, November 7 West Shore Hospital. No insurance will be accepted, from 9 AM-4 PM at the Avon Lake United Church of but receipts will be given for reimbursement. You Christ. There will be over 20 vendors/crafters must be 18 years of age or older to receive the shot. available to help you find that perfect gift. There will Anyone allergic to eggs, chicken, or chicken feathers also be a 50/50 raffle. Admission is $3.00. Please should not receive the vaccine. No appointments or come and support the 2010 Relay for Life! sign-ups necessary. Please contact Barb at the rectory office with any questions: 933-3152. Congratulations to Mark Loper, who will be celebrating his First Holy Communion this Sunday. The Last Remaining Pre-Baptismal Class for 2009 will be held at Holy Spirit on Thursday, November 19 at 7:30 PM. Please call to register at 933-3777. Pre- Please Pray for the Repose of the Souls of… Baptismal classes are required prior to the baptism of Virginia Novak, parishioner; Mark Pappas, father of your first child, but only necessary to attend once. Melanie, Joe, and Mark Pappas. May they rest in peace. St. Mary’s Avon Altar & Rosary Society will be Enjoy an Evening with the St. Edward High hosting their Fall Card Party Luncheon on School Basketball Program as the team hosts its first Wednesday, October 28 at Tom‟s Country Place, ever fundraiser, Sunday, November 1 from 6-9:00 PM 3442 Stoney Ridge Rd, Avon. Luncheon will start at at The Boneyard in Westlake (Sperry Rd.) Special noon, doors open at 11:30 AM. Admission $10.00. guests include Cavaliers Head Coach Mike Brown On the menu: Breaded Boneless Pork Chops, and friends. Tickets are $40/adults and $10/students Stuffing, Acorn Squash, Salad and Apple Torte. For and include food, soft drinks, beer & wine, raffles, reservations call 934-4078, 934-5722 or 934-5933. auctions and sideboards. For more information or Men & Women are welcome to attend. tickets call Eric Flannery at 216-221-3776 ext. 252. Come Celebrate 50 Years with The Golden Crescent Chorus on November 7 in the Daniel B. St. Joseph Academy is hosting a Fall Open House Ross Performing Arts Center at Avon Lake High today, October 25 from 1-4:00 PM for prospective School. Concert times at 2 PM and 7:30 PM. Several students and their families. For more information, groups will be joining them for this great please visit our website at www.sja1890.org or performance. The Golden Crescent Chorus provided contact Admissions at 216-251-4868. for 17 high school singers from Avon Lake to attend Harmony Camp at OSU this past summer. Tickets for The University Of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN is both shows are $10/general admission and $5 currently accepting applications for its program in students. For the 7:30 show only, reserved seats are educational administration designed especially for available for $15. Please call Larry Coleman with any preparing Catholic school principals. The M.A. questions: 800-827-1362. For groups of 10, call degree is part of the Alliance for Catholic Education Harold Wagner at 949-7437. 24-hour ticket hotline: (ACE) program. All certified teachers interested in 866-599-2870. the principalship are encouraged to apply. For information, call 574-631-4449 or visit St. Edward High School Fall & Winter Baseball http://ace.nd.edu. The online application is now Camps… Fall camp will be held on Tuesday available on this site. evenings from 7-9:00 PM on November 10, 17 and 24. This is open to boys in grades 5-8 and cost is Magnificat High School Holds Night -In-Blue … $70.00. Held at St. Edward High School. The Fathers‟ and Mothers‟ Clubs of Magnificat High A pitcher/catcher camp will be held on December 7- School are sponsoring the 52nd annual Night-in-Blue 8-9 from 7-9PM; a hitting camp will be held on spaghetti dinner and bazaar on November 7 from 5- December 14-15-16 from 7-9PM. These camps are 11:00 at the high school, and November 8 from 4- open to boys in grades 3-8 and will be held at St. 9:00 PM. This year‟s event features a grand prize Edward. The cost is $70/each camp. Team discounts raffle for a 2010 Honda Insight Hybrid car. There is available. Registration forms for each of the camps also an online auction again this year (view the items may be obtained at www.sehs.net or by calling 216- at www.magnificaths.org and click on the “Auction” 521-8828, ext. 543. link). New this year is a “Jump & Jive” co-ed junior high dance on Saturday, November 7 from 6:30-9:00 PM in the gym. All 6-8 graders are invited to jump in Gentle Woman Fellowship Meeting will take place inflatable bounce houses and jive to the music of a on November 6, 2009 from 9:45 AM-1:00 PM at St. DJ. There will also be games, a photo booth and Clarence Church, 30106 Lorain Rd. North Olmsted. plenty of fun all for $10/student. There will be a We will recite the rosary, attend Mass and listen to casino gaming room for the adults with Blackjack and our speaker, Father Leonard Petcavage OSB, Mdiv. Texas Hold „Em located in the school library. Please call Lillian at 440-748-2421 or Rosemary at (Gaming rules posted at the venue). Dinner tickets 440-235-0073 with any questions. may be purchased for $6/adults and $5/children. Add sausage to the dinner for $1.50 more. Call 440-331- 1572 with any questions.