What's happening at St. Joe's

OFFICE HOURS: The Parish Office will close at noon on Fridays through Aug. 29.

WELCOME, DEACON ROLAND: Deacon Roland Leduc this week joins the parish staff of St. Joe's, where he will be sharing diaconal duties with Deacon Ray Wheeler. Please welcome him to our parish family!

BROWN BAG WEEKEND: The need is great during the summer at Corpus Christi Food Pantry as parents seek help with extra food when their children are home from school. This weekend, July 19-20, please pick up a grocery bags in the Narthex and fill it with the items suggested on the tag. The trailer will be parked outside the main entrance next weekend for you to return your donations. Your help is greatly appreciated!

SUMMER BASKETBALL: St. Joe's CYO's 12th annual Open Gym for CYO basketball players will be held on Wednesday nights from 7-9 p.m. July 23 through Sept. 3.

CYO NEEDS YOU! Are you looking for a fun and rewarding experience with some of the youth of our parish? If so, consider joining the St. Joe’s CYO Athletic Committee! We are currently looking for Coaches and Board members for this upcoming season. Please call Bill Trainor @ 318-9304 or Tim Holt @ 888-0684 for more details.

ADORATION: Do you have some time to spend with the Lord in adoration? We need more people to be involved. Please plan to spend some time before the Lord in adoration in the Eucharistic Chapel. We have two opportunities: Tuesday evenings from 7:30-8:30 p.m. and Wednesday morning after the 8 a.m. mass until noon. Come for whatever time your schedule permits. For information contact Antoinetta Hagen at 883-9048 or Pat Hurd at 882-1503.

Faith Formation

Dates to remember:

  • Summer Faith Formation: Aug. 4-8 OR Aug. 18-22, 8:30 a.m.-noon (required for all religious education students through Grade 5).

Weekly bulletin

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Reflections

...from Bishop Christian

Did you know that "competitive eating" is now considered a sport, at least by some people. It's true! There are even eating contests in different kinds of food on television and "sport eaters" compete for prizes of $1500 and up. Furthermore, there are world records kept in various categories. For example, the world record for buffet food is 5˝ pounds in 12 minutes and for grilled ...
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