May 22, 2011 Mass Schedule at Sacred Heart Church And Intentions for Week of May 23rd A warm Easter welcome to all who worship in our Monday Brian Gibson Sacred Heart Catholic Church! May the Word of God 8:00am req: Janet White & Ann Kahle bring you peace and joy. To our visitors, while you are here, consider us your parish away from home. Wednesday Robert Primeau 8:00am req: Janet White & Ann Kahle Scripture Readings Michael Erminger This Sunday Next Sunday req: Ken Erminger 5th Sunday of Easter 6th Sunday of Easter Acts 6: 1-7 Acts 8: 5-8 Friday Mary Sause 1Peter 2: 4-9 1Peter 3: 15-18 John 14: 1-12 John 14: 15-21 8:00am req: Kathleen & John McDonnell --------------------------------------------------- Monday Acts 14: 5-8 John 14: 21-26 Saturday Laurene Schermerhorn req: Family Tuesday Acts 14: 19-28 John 14; 27-31 4:00pm Dorothy Quaresima req: Bob & Regina Newell Wednesday Acts 15: 1-6 John 15: 1-8 Valerie McCormick req: Carol & Joe Scrivo Thursday Acts 15: 7-21 John 15: 9-11 Anne Linke req: Family Friday Acts 15: 22-31 John 15: 12-17 Sunday Parishioners of Sacred Heart Please remember the sick and homebound and the men 8:00am Catholic Community and women in service for our country, in your prayers this week…Pray for all priests, deacons, religious brothers 10:00am Mary Devlin req: Phyllis Meader and sisters, lay ministers and seminarians of our Albany Alfred Kahle req: Ann Kahle & Janet White diocese (please check our online prayer list for the sick of M. Virginia (Ginny) Quinlan req: Jane Shire our parish) www.sacredheartcatholiccommunity.com Liturgical Ministers - May 28 & 29 Your Stewardship of Treasure: Saturday 4:00 p.m. Regular Offertory Collection Lector: K. Sinnott Server: Last Week: $3,776 Last Year: $3,041 E.M: R. Folino, T. Arnold, M. Sandora, J. Folino, S. Beattie Sunday 8:00 a.m. This weekend will be the Collection for Central and Lector: J. Collins Server: Eastern Europe. Your donations invest in future E.M: J. Abrahams, J. Grey, K. Smith, J. Creede, L. Abrahams, A. Daley, generations of Catholics: a gift of faith to the future. J. Johnson Sunday 10:00a.m. Proceeds from the Collection go directly to build Lector: K. & D. Redpath Server: churches and support scholarships for ministry formation, E.M.: S. Bailey, G. Edie, B. Bailey, J. West social programs, and essential pastoral projects. Please help by giving to the collection. Liturgical Ministers – May 21 &22 Saturday 4:00 p.m. Lector: N. McKee Server: W. Flaherty Bishop Appeal…Week 3…. EM: J. Abrahams, D. Tyler, M. Thomas, L. Abrahams, M. Fiato Sunday 9:00a.m. Server: A. & M. Fowler Please prayerfully consider what your family can Lector: K. & K. Wyka contribute to make this a successful appeal year for us EM: S. Taibe, C. Fowler, S. Bailey, Am Brewer, J. Taibe, J. Fowler, here at Sacred Heart. M. Sandora This year our assessment is: $49,230. (Last year our New Lector Schedule Available in the Sacristy. assessment was: $47,337.) In addition to our Also…did you know….that both the Lector AND the assessment, we still owe the diocese from last year Eucharistic Minster Schedules are available at our web $5,909 from unpaid pledges. site? www.sacredheartcatholiccommunity.com We have received to date: $8,503 from 35 gifts and (Also, you can read the bulletin there too!) pledges. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament… Did you know…your continued support of the Bishop’s Every Wednesday, 8:30am – 9pm Appeal helps to ensure that the profound needs of the Committed Adorers needed: sick, the troubled, the homeless are met by the various 10am-11am and 4pm-5pm and 5pm-6pm. offices of Catholic Charities? Please call Jack at 668-3163 Chaplet of Divine Mercy Every Wednesday at 3pm. Don’t forget…we still have Hoffman Car Wash Tickets…$9 each. ($4.50 of it is profit for us!) Thank you Hoffman’s Fifth Sunday of Easter 3rd annual Hike for Hope Cody’s Climb… Knights Corner…. TODAY Sunday May 22nd up Prospect Mountain, registration at Check out our bulletin sponsor this 8am, hike at 9am. Cody was a student week! Be sure to mention you saw at Queensbury High School when he them in the Sacred Heart Church Bulletin! committed suicide in 2007. This fundraising Hike benefits AFSP research programs, Hughes Insurance Agency suicide prevention programs and survivor programs. Auto ~ Home ~ Business ~ Life Everyone is welcome to attend. There will be speakers, Call: Linda M. Abodeely or Joseph Koncikowski 328 Bay Road ~ Queensbury, NY 12804 information, refreshments and music. (please, no dogs (518) 793-3131 or bikes) Contact: Amolloy@afsp.org for more information. www.afsp.org/capitalregionny American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Still saving coupons (for the Military families). We recently sent over 20lbs of coupons to several bases in Have you ever considered becoming an Altar Japan and Okinawa. And also, used ink cartridges Server? Parents, has your child expressed an from your computer and used cell phones. All can be dropped off in the back of church or at the Parish Center. interest or curiosity about the ministry of Altar Thank you…. Server? If yes, please discuss (and encourage) your child to consider becoming an Altar Server. We are in You don’t want to miss this one… need of Altar Servers. Tuesday, June 28th, at the Parish Center, Denny Many of our servers, who have served so dedicatedly Gallaway will have a presentation about WWII. He will for many years, are now ready to „move on‟; to other share his experiences, insights, thoughts and will have on ministries, or to college or jobs. We thank and bless display maps and artifacts from WWII. There will be a Q them for the wonderful ministry for our parish. & A session after. We are asking a donation of $10 per We will be having an Altar Server Training Workshop person, all of which will be donated to the Guardian Session on Saturday, May 28th at 3pm in the new House, a homeless shelter for female veteran’s in church, for our „seasoned; altar servers (to learn proper Saratoga. The program starts at 7:00 pm and placement in our new worship space) and anyone refreshments will be served. interested in joining this ministry, or if you would like to attend, ‘just to see’, please bring your child and join us, The newly trained servers will then attend and „watch‟ the seasoned servers at the 4pm Mass, to „see‟ Summer Mass Schedule the ministry „in action‟ during Mass. We promise Sacred Heart Church that’s lots of training and support will be given. If you would like more information or if you have questions, please call Janine or Rebecca Kandora at 792-0397 or Memorial Day through Columbus Day call the office at 668-2046. Saturday: 4pm Vigil Sister Mary Brady, RSCJ, one of the founding Sunday: 8am and 10am members of North Country Ministry in 1992, will be retiring from her position on June 1. 2011 as Director of the Baby's Place. Sister Mary will be succeeded by Warrensburg resident, Christine Saint James’ 8th Annual Spring Fair Langworthy who has worked under Sister's expert Something for Everyone. Come join the fun guidance for two years. An Open House in Sister St. James‟ Episcopal Church 172 Ottawa Street (Corner Mary's honor will be held on May 22, 2011 from 2 Montcalm and Ottawa Street) Lake George, NY p.m.-4 p.m. at Grace's Restaurant, Warrensburg. Anyone who has been touched by Sister's gentle hand of hope is Sat., June 4 ~ Sun., June 5, 2011 9am ~ 5pm Collectibles & Antiques Handmade Crafts Annual & encouraged to attend. Perennial Plants Soup ~ Chili ~ Sandwiches Beverages Heavenly Hot Dog Wagon Sacred Heart Catholic Community Family Faith Formation News… Hearing Devices for our new church Hearing aid devices have been installed in our new FF Fall program resumes in October. church for anyone wishing to use them. There are four units which are available in the Sacristy (located to the Don’t forget…Vacation Bile School, August left when entering the church.) Please pick one up 15-19 at Caldwell Presbyterian. Call Rev. before Mass and RETURN it after Mass. The hearing Meredith for more info or to register for this FREE devices are tuned to the frequency of our sound system. program. (518) 260-3360 If you need assistance with operating the unit, please ask an usher to assist you. If you are interested in Nominations for Parish Pastoral Council purchasing your own, personal device, call the office at Nominations are still being accepted for the Pastoral 668-2046. $75 each. Council. Please think about it and consider placing someone's name or names in nomination that you think would be an asset to the council. The Pastoral Council Blood Drive…Tuesday, May 24th, Sacred has the responsibility of "visioning" with and "advising" Heart Parish Center . If you have never the pastor in the leadership of the parish. Anyone, given blood, now is the perfect time! During the summer eighteen years of age or older, is eligible to be nominated. months, the American Red Cross always faces a critical You may also place yourself in nomination as well. shortage. A chronic shortage in our community means Please give some thought to this over the next week. The that blood many not be available when it‟s needed most – process is not an "election" but is done as “a for trauma victims, premature babies and cancer patients. discernment.”Nominees will be asked to attend the Especially needed are donors who are type 0. Type 0 Discernment Session to be held on June 14th. blood can help save virtually anyone. Of course, all donors are needed. Please, if you have never considered Bake Sale Season…starting next being a blood donor, please consider it now. It‟s painless, it only takes a little of your time, and your donation could weekend and continuing each save a life. Call Joe Scrivo at 656-9608 to schedule your weekend after the Mass. appointment. Or schedule YOUR appointment on line: Volunteers are needed to bake and email@example.com to volunteer at the tables. Please, your help is important and vital. Last year we raised A Day of Retreat & Spiritual Renewal…For those who over $8,000! Money which will help with the debt coordinate care and visitation to the sick, elderly and reduction of our beautiful church. Please, commit to a homebound in our Diocese, with Rev. Michael weekend (or 2). There is a sign up poster in the area Carmola…you are invited to join in for a day of retreat, near the ‘boutique’ cloister. Thank you for your help! spiritual renewal, as well as sharing and networking with other Pastoral Care Coordinators and those who work in Handicap Parking Issue…in the area behind the Pastoral Care Ministry, June 18th at the Shrine of Our rectory, going into Church. It is a very small and Lady of Martyrs, Fultonville, NY, 9:30-4pm, lunch congested space, reserved for those with handicap served, $10 call Harley McDevitt 641-6823 stickers displayed. Please, be considerate, and do not park there unless you have a handicap sticker. The Columbiettes meeting: May 24th in the Parish Center. small grass parking lot is across the street, and we have 6:00p.m. for Coffee and pastry.. 6:30p.m. Meeting. It‟s our large, paved lot to choose from also. Please do not our last meeting till Fall. Ladies, if you are interested in block cars in. In case of a medical emergency, an joining the Columbiettes, please call Kathy Dorman at ambulance could not get into the church. We are trying 668-2046. We have 4 women who will be making their to resolve this parking lot issue. We 1st Degree late this summer. We would love to welcome are awaiting new handicap parking you into our Council. signs. Thank you!