OTHER AREA EVENTS

ST. AUGUSTINE PARISH NEWS

PRAYERS

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

 OTHER AREA NEWS

ST. BENEDICT’S WOMEN’S GROUP MEETING

The next Women’s Group meeting is scheduled for Saturday, July 21 at 9:30 a.m. in the Meeting Room at St. Benedict’s. A Continental Breakfast will be served. We will be finalizing plans for the 25th anniversary of Fr. Francis’ ordination as a priest. For those of you who didn’t hear it, we had to cancel the Health Fair which was scheduled for August due to insufficient vendor participation. For more information on the Women’s Group activities, please contact Annette Young 937-416-2459 or Susan Smith 937-263-6713.

32nd Annual Bible Institute

Friday, July 20 – Friday, July 27 at Xavier University Campus. ‘Holy Spirit Power in Unity Through Community!’ is the theme for the 2018 Presentation Ministries’ Bible Institute in Cincinnati, Ohio. It is a one-of- a-kind conference that offers to make you a powerful disciple of Christ. There are daytime seminars, daily mass, plus evening healing services and weekend general sessions. Our very popular Youth Program will be held on Friday, July 27. Cost is a free will donation. Brochures with registration details are the church entrance. Web Registration is available at http://www.presentationministries.com and click on the tab ‘Bible Institute’ or call us at (513) 922-0923. Deadline for meals and lodging is July 3, 2018

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.

JULY 8: ST. PEREGRINE CANCER PRAYER SERVICE 2:00 P.M.
The Maria Stein Shrine will offer a service for all those suffering from cancer, their family, and their caregivers on Sunday, July 8 at 2:00 in the Main Chapel. There will be scripture readings, witness talks, and veneration of St. Peregrine’s Relic. For more information call the Shrine at 419-925-4532.

JULY 22: COUPLES NIGHT AT THE SHRINE 5:30 P.M.
All married or engaged couples who are looking to explore the faith together are invited to dinner and a program on Sunday, July 22nd. Dinner is served at 5:30 and the talk by Dr. Aaron and Ed Kuhn will begin at 6:30. The cost $35 a couple and RSVPs are required to attend the event. Please call the Shrine at 419-925-4532 to reserve your place.

 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!

 OTHER AREA NEWS

25TH ANNUAL LEBANESE FESTIVAL

Please join St. Ignatius of Antioch Maronite Catholic Church for the 25th Greater Dayton Lebanese Festival August 24, 25, and 26. Family fun including homemade Middle Eastern food, entertainment, cultural booth, and kid’s rides. Find us on Facebook at TheLebaneseFestival or online at
http://www.TheLebaneseFestival.com.

CJ LUCAS PFANDER MEMORIAL RACE
Saturday, August 11 2018 6:30 p.m.

Runners of all ages and levels are invited to this free event! Registration for the Lucas Pfander Memorial Race begins at 6:00 p.m. on August 11, at the entrance of Roger Glass Stadium – Home of the CJ Eagles. A one-mile race for grade school students begins at 6:30 p.m., with two-mile race for high school students and adults immediately following. Donations and sale of t-shirts benefit the Lucas Pfander Memorial Scholarship. More details are available at http://cjeagles.org.

HEALING HIKE FOR WOMEN

For any women who are grieving a loss of a loved one (spouse, child, parent, sibling, miscarriage…) and is in need of emotional and spiritual support with others who have traveled this difficult road of grief, please join us on a Healing Hike. This relaxed paced walk (how far is up to you) will be held at the peaceful and beautiful Cox Arboretum MetroPark, 6733 N. Springboro Pike, at 8:00am on Saturday,  August 18. (Meet at picnic tables by pond). For any questions and to register please email Rosie Miller at rosiemrun@gmail.com or call (937) 232-7822

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.

CHARISMATIC MASS

         You are most cordially invited to join the St Christopher Women’s Prayer Group for a Charismatic Mass on Thursday, July 22,2018 at 7:00 PM, St Christopher Church (handicap accessible), 435 National Road, Vandalia, Ohio 45377. Our Celebrant will be Fr John Tonkin. Doors will open at 6:30 pm. Praise and Worship music will begin at 6:45 PM. Prayer teams will be available following Mass. All are Welcome! Come Holy Spirit and fill the hearts of your faithful. If you have questions please call Marilyn at 937-898-9522

OTHER AREA NEWS

Bonfire Nights

Bonfire nights are for both Junior/Senior high teens and friends Sunday, August 5 7:30—10:00pm at OLGH Church Activity to be announced

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.

32nd Annual Bible Institute

Friday, July 20 – Friday, July 27 at Xavier University Campus.Holy Spirit Power in Unity Through Community!’ is the theme for the 2018 Presentation Ministries’ Bible Institute in Cincinnati, Ohio. It is a one-of- a-kind conference that offers to make you a powerful disciple of Christ. There are daytime seminars, daily mass, plus evening healing services and weekend general sessions. Our very popular Youth Program will be held on Friday, July 27. Cost is a free will donation. Brochures with registration details are the church entrance. Web Registration is available at http://www.presentationministries.com and click on the tab ‘Bible Institute’ or call us at (513) 922-0923. Deadline for meals and lodging is July 3 2018

OTHER AREA NEWS

 HEALING HIKE FOR WOMEN

For any women who are grieving a loss of a loved one (spouse, child, parent, sibling, miscarriage…) and is in need of emotional and spiritual support with others who have traveled this difficult road of grief, please join us on a Healing Hike. This relaxed paced walk (how far is up to you) will be held at the peaceful and beautiful Cox Arboretum MetroPark, 6733 N. Springboro Pike, at 8:00am on Saturday, August 18.(Meet at picnic tables by pond). For any questions and to register please email Rosie Miller at rosiemrun@gmail.com or call (937) 232-7822

 

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