OTHER AREA EVENTS

ST. AUGUSTINE PARISH NEWS

PRAYERS

PLEASE KEEP IN YOUR PRAYERS THE SHUT INS/SICK OF ST. AUGUSTINE.  June Helmers, Jim Witt, Toni Moore, Don Philhower

 OTHER AREA NEWS

AMERICA NEEDS FATIMA ROSARY RALLY

St. Benedict the Moor Catholic Church is participating in the America Needs Fatima Rosary Rally, Saturday, October 13, at 12 Noon. (Arrival time at the Grotto is 11:30 am) You are invited to join us at the St. Benedict the Moor School Grotto, located at 138 Gramont Avenue, Dayton, Ohio. Bring your prayers and petitions such as “Pray for world peace.” Contact Juanita Newell at 937-277-8159. We are looking forward to seeing you because God loves you and so do we.

MISSION SUNDAY

Please mark your Calendar for October 21, 2018 for the celebrations of Archdiocesan Mission Sunday at St. Benedict the Moor Catholic Church. The ceremony begins at 3:30pm with Mass presided by Archbishop Schnurr of Cincinnati Archdiocese.

ST. BENEDICT SCHOOL/PARISH NEWS
CHILI COOK-OFF

The Knights of Peter Claver, Ladies Auxiliary 353 will be hosting a Chili Cook-off on Sunday, October 14, 1-5 pm at St. Benedict Church. The cost is $10.00 and it includes salads, pasta, cornbread, beverage, condiments, and award-winning Chili. If you would like to compete in the Chili Cook-off, please contact Carla Arnold, Hazel Rountree or Naomi Underwood for an entry form. Please come out and support this worthy fundraiser event.

UPCOMING EVENTS AT MARIA STEIN SHRINE
2291 St. Johns Road Maria Stein, OH 45860

JUNE-DECEMBER: MALHOTRA COLLECTION
ART EXHIBIT

From June through December of 2018, the Shrine will host a very special art exhibit honoring Mother Teresa. The Malhotra Collection is from the Museum of Spiritual Art in Franklin. It will feature work from International Artists and Tim Langenderfer of Saints & Blesseds. The exhibit will be located on the 3rd floor and in the newly renovated Upper Room.

 ST. MARY PARISH NEWS

MARK YOUR CALENDARS!!

Attention Crafters:  Mark your calendars for October 27,2018 for St. Ann holiday bazaar. Table rental is $20.00 per table. If you or anyone you know is interested in participating, call Cathy Yauch at 937-768-4061 for information. The bazaar is open to all Crafters. Show us how crafty you are!

SAVE THE DATE

The next St. Mary Fish Fry is coming on Nov. 2. Volunteers are NEEDED to keep this tradition going. We especially need help in the kitchen, games, and cleanup on Saturday morning. PLEASE consider providing your name to Jerry Woeste or Leo Campbell by contacting the rectory. THANKS in advance!

REAL MEN:REAL FAITH

Father/Son (Ages 13-18) Day of Service September 22, 2018/8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Registration is FREE and lunch is provided Mount St. Mary’s Seminary 6616 Beechmont Avenue Cincinnati, OH 45230 RSVP by September 13, 2018 by emailing mtsmknights@gmail.com Questions? Call Deacon Jeff Stegbauer at 513-233-4230

ST. BENEDICT SCHOOL/PARISH NEWS
CHILI COOK-OFF

The Knights of Peter Claver, Ladies Auxiliary 353 will be hosting a Chili Cook-off on Sunday, October 14, 1-5 pm at St. Benedict Church. The cost is $10.00 and it includes salads, pasta, cornbread, beverage, condiments, and award-winning Chili. If you would like to compete in the Chili Cook-off, please contact Carla Arnold, Hazel Rountree or Naomi Underwood for an entry form. Please come out and support this worthy fundraiser event.

 

Spaghetti Dinner

Please join us at Holy Trinity for a Spaghetti Dinner, October 21,12:30 to 3pm, Trinity Center, 266 Bainbridge St.  We are serving spaghetti with homemade meat sauce and vegetarian Marinara, bread with homemade garlic herb butter, salad, and various desserts. It’s a great opportunity to socialize with family and friends and meet new people. Cost: $7.00, children under 6, $3.00. Reservations not necessary, but appreciated. Call the parish office at 228-1223.

14th Annual Family Rosary Rally

Sunday, October 14, 2018 Immaculate Conception Church 2300 S. Smithville Rd, Dayton (Previously Held at UD Arena) Prelude Music: 2 pm Adoration, Rosary, and Benediction 2:30 pm Bishop Joseph Binzer, celebrant

AMERICA NEEDS FATIMA ROSARY RALLY

St. Benedict the Moor Catholic Church is participating in the America Needs Fatima Rosary Rally, Saturday, October 13, at 12 Noon. (Arrival time at the Grotto is 11:30 am) You are invited to join us at the St. Benedict the Moor School Grotto, located at 138 Gramont Avenue, Dayton, Ohio. Bring your prayers and petitions such as “Pray for world peace.” Contact Juanita Newell at 937-277-8159. We are looking forward to seeing you because God loves you and so do we.

DAY OF RECOLLECTION

The Dayton Catholic Women’s Club invites you to its annual DAY OF RECOLLECTION on Saturday, October 6th, from 10am to 2:30pm at the Church of the Ascension at 2025 Woodman Dr. Our topic this year will be Love, Holiness and Justice. Our presenter is Catilin Cipolla-Mcculloch. Caitlin is a member of the Ahava Lay Marianist Community and works at Catholic Social Services of the Miami Valley. There will be a Mass and a $30.00 lunch ($25.00 members) served by Amber Rose. We will be collecting items for Artemis Center, gift cards, detergent, sugar, flour, and non-perishable food items. The deadline for reservations is Monday, October 1st. Please call Margene Robinson for questions at 937-371-4521 and/or go online and visit our website at: http://www.daytoncatholicwomensclub.org .  DCWC engages in religious, educational, social, and charitable works

CATHOLIC PILGRIMAGE TO THE HOLY LAND.

November 7 – 17, 2018, $3,994.00 per person including air from Cincinnati. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included. Holy Mass daily at the Shrines. For a Flyer or more detailed information please call Cathie or Michael Milano at 1-800-773-2660.

2018 DISTINGUISHED SPEAKER

Join us for the 2018 Distinguished Speaker event featuring Kevin Heider on Tuesday, September 18 at 7:00 p.m. at Incarnation Parish Center, 45 Williamsburg Lane, Centerville, OH 45449, Kevin Heider’s versatile indie-folk/rock sound is coupled with a lyrical form that explores –  from the heights to the depths what it means to be human. Kevin will be sharing how he puts his faith into action through his music and invite us to find our own ways to live out our faith. Sponsored by Catholic Social Services of the Miami Valley and the Catholic Social Action Office of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, with support from the Weavers of Justice and Fields of Justice. Your $5.00 registration fee includes a dessert reception following the presentation. To register, go to: https://cssmv.ejoinme.org/MyEvents/20l8DistinguishedSpe akerSeries/Registration/tabid/966409/Default.aspx

 

Show Your “Catholic Mary Spirit”

As you may know, St. Mary is in the beginning process of raising funds to air condition our church. We are talking to contractors etc. and at the same time we are looking into raising the funds for this project. You can help us and show your “Catholic/Mary Spirit” at the same time. For $5 each, you can purchase a 2-sided Mary blue silicon bracelet printed in both English and Spanish. They are available at St. Mary after Mass in the sacristy, or during the week at the St. Mary parish office. Questions? Call Mark at 937-256-5633

 

LAY CATHOLIC STUDIES

The Athenaeum of Ohio Lay Pastoral Ministry Program is sponsored by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati and offers lay Catholics the opportunity to grow in faith, knowledge and skills in order to serve families, communities and the Church more effectively. Since 1975, the LPMP has equipped ordinary Catholics to accomplish extraordinary things in the name of Christ. Weeknight and Saturday classes fit into busy adult schedules, allowing participants to maintain job, family and community commitments while answering a call to deeper discipleship. Classes count toward catechist certification and serve as a prerequisite for application to the permanent diaconate formation. Interviews are now underway for fall classes at the main campus and Good Shepherd in Montgomery. We are offering a 25% lay tuition discount this year. Call 513-231-1200 for information or to set up an interview.

OTHER AREA NEWS
NOTRE DAME MISSION VOLUNTEERS

Serve a year with Notre Dame AmeriCorps in Dayton! NDA Dayton members give a year of service at a local school, park or non-profit and receive a stipend and an education award. Gain valuable skills while serving your community! For more information and to apply, visit: https://serviceyear.org/ndmva/notre-dame-americorps-member/QbPGx2/
email http://dayton@ndmva.org.

POPE FRANCIS CALLS US ALL TO
“MISSIONARY DISCIPLESHIP”.

The Lay Pastoral Ministry Program can equip you to respond with a “Yes!” The LPMP is sponsored by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati and helps lay men and women grow in faith, discern and develop gifts for ministry and gain the knowledge and confidence needed to serve families, communities and parishes more effectively. Evening and Saturday courses in scripture, doctrine,morality, evangelization and liturgy fit into a busy adult schedule. Interviews are now ongoing for graduate and non-degreed classes beginning in August. Cincinnati locations include the main campus in Mt. Washington and Good Shepherd in Montgomery. All lay students will receive a 25% tuition reduction this year. Call 513-231-1200 for information or to schedule an appointment.

OTHER AREA NEWS

WE ARE LOOKING FOR YOU

Do you have a passion to care for the elderly? The Little Sisters of the Poor, a nursing home that provides care to the elderly poor, is looking for people to join the family. Nurses and STNA’s are in need to help continue the Sisters’ mission to care for the elderly poor. Please contact the HR Department:  hrcincinnati@littlesistersofthepoor.org or (513)281-8001 ext. 127.

 

ARCHDIOCESAN LAY PASTORAL
MINISTRY PROGRAM

Have you ever said, “Someone should start a Scripture Study group in our parish?” Or, “We have a lot of elderly, housebound parishioners. Someone should organize a visitation team?” Well, you are right! Someone should. Maybe that someone is you. The Archdiocesan Lay Pastoral Ministry Program has been educating and forming lay men and women just like you for service to their parishes, schools and communities since 1975. We offer a non-degreed Certificate in Ministry, spiritual and pastoral formation and the opportunity to grow in faith, knowledge and skills. Saturday classes, flexible components and a great support system allow busy adults to maintain work and family commitments while preparing for new opportunities. Classes are available in 2018-19 at Sacred Heart of Jesus in McCartyville. Contact Deacon Hal Belcher at 419-305-5486 or  hbelcher001@woh.rr.com for more information or to set up a personal interview. You too, go into my vineyard

 

ENGLISH LANGUAGE TUTORING PROGRAM
AT INCARNATION CHURCH

Volunteer members of Incarnation Church, in Centerville, are offering English as a Second Language (ESL) classes every Saturday morning from 10:30am-12:00pm in the Parish Center (behind the church on the south end of the school). This free outreach program accommodates all nationalities and faiths, and is designed to help students learn better English skills. We provide individualized instruction specific to the needs of our participants, and are welcoming new students at this time. For more information, or to join the ESL program, please call Barbara at 937-433-1660, or Roberta at 937-435-5756. TIME IS RUNNING

OTHER AREA NEWS

ST. BENEDICT THE MOOR SCHOOL

Open enrollment is going on at St. Benedict the Moor Catholic School for the 2017-2018 Academic Year. Interested people should visit the campus at 138 Gramont Avenue, or call at 937-268-6697.

LAY TUITION REDUCTION

The Athenaeum, announces that we will continue the 50% lay tuition reduction for one more academic year, 2017-18, as part of our One Faith, One Hope Capital Camcommitment. The Lay Pastoral Ministry Certificate Option classes will meet at Good Shepherd in Montgomery, a northern Cincinnati suburb. Graduate programs are available at the main campus in Cincinnati. All options are designed for busy adults with an outstanding faculty, supportive staff and flexible components. There will never be a better time to come and see how lay Catholic studies through the Athenaeum can transform your life. For more information about Dayton classes, call Deacon Hal Belcher, 419-305-5486.

SM SUNDAY MORNING SCRIPTURE STUDY

“Share the Word” Sunday morning scripture study is now in its 35th year at St. Mary; and we’re going to keep doing it until we get it right! We meet in the St. Mary Center following the 9:45am Mass. Why not stop by and join us a light-hearted look at the scriptures and how they impact our daily lives. Our family looks forward to including you in our discussions.

 

 NEW GROUP WELCOMES
YOUNG PROFESSIONALS

Shine Dayton would like to invite you to learn more about our organization. We are a group of young professionals committed to advocating for the compassionate works of Catholic Social Services of the Miami Valley through the engagement and empowerment of individuals. For more information on becoming a member or to join us at an upcoming event, email shine.dayton@gmail.com or visit us at www.cssmv.org/giving/shinedayton or www.facebook.com/shinedayton.

 GUIDELINES FOR ARCHDIOCESAN

TUITION ASSISTANCE

Needs-based grants from both the endowed and expendable funds will be available for students attending grades Kindergarten through 12 in Catholic schools in our archdiocese. Approximately 80% of the tuition assistance funds available annually will aid Catholic School students in grades Kindergarten through 8th Grade. To apply for assistance please go to https://factsmgt.com/services/grant-aid-assessment Approximately 20% of the tuition assistance funds available annually will aid Catholic School high school students. To apply for high school tuition assistance, contact your high school directly for more information. Log on to go.udayton.edu/manger for more information. Know Mary Better: Learn more about the Blessed Virgin Mary