COMING EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS!!
The annual PETER’S PENCE COLLECTION will be taken next weekend, June24-25. This annual collection enables the Holy Father to respond with emergency financial assistance to those throughout the world who suffer from war, oppression, disease and natural disasters. It is a powerful way for Catholics around the world to assist those most in need.
FIND YOUR GREATNESS – An Inspirational Evening with Dr. Allen Hunt We invite you to purchase a ticket and join us for an evening with Dr. Allen Hunt from Dynamic Catholic on Saturday, November 18, from 6:00-10:30 p.m. in the church at St. Frances Cabrini. Dr. Hunt is a nationally known speaker and best-selling author. He serves alongside Matthew Kelly on the Dynamic Catholic team. Dr. Hunt will discuss the Four Habits that will transform your life to become the best version of yourself, based on Matthew Kelly’s book The Four Signs of a Dynamic Catholic. This evening event features live music and includes a free bag of Dynamic Catholic resources for every attendee. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at Saints Peter and Paul Rectory office or visit DynamicCatholic.com/Aliquippa
CANTORS AND CHOIR MEMBERS are all invited to sing for the Mass in honor of our patrons, Saints Peter and Paul, on Thursday, June 29, at 7:00 p.m. You may attend one or both rehearsals which will take place on Wednesday, June 28, at 1:00-2:00 p.m. in the church basement, and Wednesday, June 28, from 7:00- 8:30 p.m. in Keating Hall. All those interested must register by calling Ginny Ambrose at 724-775-4111 ext. 225 or email at email@example.com.
Now that school is over for the year, it is time for summer jobs, vacations, and some well-deserved free time! During the summer months, there are no regular youth group meetings for High School or Middle School. However, we do plan some great events, such as a church clean up, Steubenville conference, and the Pittsburgh Pirates Faith Night, just to name a few. Please continue to check the bulletin, Facebook page, Twitter, Instagram and email for the most up-to-date information. Have a great summer!
Also, be sure to mark Vacation Bible School in your calendars. It is taking place July 17 through July 20. High School and Middle School volunteers are a vital part in helping to make this event a success.
COMMUNION VISITS FOR THE HOMEBOUND – If you know anyone who is not able to make it to Mass and would like communion, please call the Rectory office and we will schedule a visit by an Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion –
HEALTH MINISTRY—If you have questions about your health care or need someone to talk with about your health, please call our
Parish Nurse, Joyce Matsko at 724-775-4111.
Our WRAPPED IN COMFORT MINISTRY provides lap afghans and shawls to those who may be experiencing some difficult times. If you know of anyone who would benefit from one of our lap afghans or shawls, please call the Rectory, 724-775-4111. Also, if you are interesting in being part of this ministry, please call the Rectory.
The TRANSPORTATION MINISTRY provides rides to doctor appointments, grocery store, etc. for folks in our parish and our local area who are homebound. If you know of anyone who is in need of this service, please call the Rectory.
Bible School dates are July 17-20, 2017 for this year
and is called “Maker Fun Factory – Created by God – Built for a Purpose”.
Registration forms are available on the CCD bulletin board or at the rectory office. Deadline for discounted registration is July 10.
The VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL decorating team is looking for donations of Legos, toilet paper rolls and paper towel rolls. They are also looking for industrial looking lights. Donations can be dropped off at the Rectory to Jamie’s attention.
Thank you for your assistance.
Saints Peter and Paul ST. VINCENT de PAUL SOCIETY:
Should you, or anyone you know, need assistance, we now have a phone number that will ring directly to a Vincentian. All calls are confidential. The new Saint Vincent de Paul Society number is 724-312-6781.
ATTENTION GRADUATES OF QUIGLEY CATHOLIC H.S.!
Join us as we celebrate 50 years of Quigley Catholic. Celebration festivities will take place September 15-16. For more information, please visit www.qchsSO.com
MANDATED REPORTER TRAINING
The Diocese of Pittsburgh requires that all volunteers who come in contact with children attend this three-hour workshop detailing reporting mandates which are a vital part of the Church’s efforts to prevent the abuse of children. A list of live classes or on-line classes can be found online at www.diopitt.org. If you have any questions, call Nora at 724-775-4111.
There will be a live class on Monday, November 14, 6-9:00 p.m. at Holy Family Parish in New Brighton. You must register if you want to participate in this class by going to www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0549a9ac2ca6f49-mandated or call Nora at the Rectory.