Sunday December 14, 2008 Saint Peter the Apostle Catholic Church
320 College Blvd., Grenada, MS 38901
Father Martin Ruane, Pastor
CHRISTMAS No morning Mass 12/24/08 (Wednesday)
M St. John, Charleston: 4:00pm 12/24/08 (Wednesday)
A St Peters Grenada: 5:30pm 12/24/08 (Wednesday)<<<<<<Christmas Carols*******
S Vigil Mass: 6:00pm 12/24/08 (Wednesday)<<Kate Logan sings; O Holy Night
S Christmas Day: 9:00am 12/25/08 (Thursday)
SCHEDULE No Service 12/26/08 (Friday)
SINCERE THANKS I would like to thank sincerely all of those who gave non-perishable food items to help stock the Food Pantry. God Bless your goodness and generosity.
PARISH NEWCOMERS WELCOME We encourage all of our new parish family members to try to be with us for our Christmas Supper, so that we can acknowledge them and welcome them. This will include anybody who has come to our parish in the last year or two.
Place: St. Peter Family Life Center, Beginning at 6:00pm
O. some of the parents, we thought it would be nice to have a bake sale this Sunday night in conjunction with our Christmas Parish Supper.
The Knights of Columbus will be raffling off tickets for the hand made leaded glass Sean of the Madonna. John Artman made and has donated this stain glass portrait of Mary and the Baby Jesus. The drawing will be held on Dec. 14th at our Christmas dinner. Donation tickets will be $2.00 each or 3 for $5.00. All proceeds will go the CYO for the use in traveling to their up coming convention.
R.C.I.A. We are taking a break until after Christmas to give everybody a chance to get ready for the
Birthday of Christ. Watch bulletin announcement for next meeting.
FAITH ENRICHMENT There will be a Faith Enrichment workshop for all who participated in the first session of Why Catholic? and any other interested person. The convenient workshop for us here in Grenada will be at St. Francis of Assisi in Greenwood, Jan. 11, 2009 from 3:30pm to 6:30pm.
CHOOSE LIFE Despite efforts to downplay abortions roles in its lucrative business, Planned Parenthood has become responsible for nearly a quarter of all abortions performed in the United States. And while the organization advertises itself as nonprofit, its latest annual report shows Americans top abortion chain setting records in revenuesover a billion dollars. (NRL News, April, 2008)
Churchs Make Bloopers Too!! Churchs Make Bloopers Too!! Churchs Make Bloopers Too!!
1. The rosebud on the Altar this morning is to announce the birth of David Alan Smith, the sin of the Rev. and Mrs. Julius Smith.
2. Wednesday, the ladies Liturgy Society will meet. Mrs. Jones will sing Put Me in my Little Bed, accompanied by the pastor.
3. This being Easter Sunday, we ask Mrs. Lewis to come forward and lay an egg on the Altar.
WORLD World Marriage Day will be celebrated February 15th at the Cathedral of St. Peter in Jackson. If you
MARRIAGE are celebrating 25, 50, or 60 years of marriage in 2009 please call us at the rectory at 226-2490,
DAY we would love for you to celebrate this happy event with other couples from around the diocese.
Mass Dates Mass Times Mass Intentions
Saturday, Dec 13 6:00pm St. Peter Brian Bush - RIP
Sunday, Dec 14 9:00am St. Peter People of St. Peter Parish
Sunday, Dec 14 11:15am St. John People of St. John Parish
Monday, Dec 15 8:00am St. Peter Lapsed Catholics
Tuesday, Dec 16 6:00pm St. Peter Owen Royce - RIP
Wednesday, Dec 17 8:00am St Peter Unfulfilled Intentions
Thursday, Dec 18 6:00pm St. Peter Special Intentions - MR
Friday, Dec 19 8:00am St. Peter In Thanksgiving
Randy Aldridge, Carol Artman, Jerome Beard, John Bell, Mike Bowles, James Bruno, George Burleson, Delsie Burton, Audrey Carter, Carolyn Cerniglia, Nancy Cerniglia, John Collier, Kelly Collier, Thomas Collier, James E. Cook,
Jeanette Cook, Helen Corbett, Cynthia Correro, Sarah Criss, Don Eldridge, Mary Enriquez, Maria Evangelista, Walter Fariss, Allie Fava, Brenda Ferguson, Bill Finch, Shirley Fowler, Valinten Gagaboan, Mary Gessler, Chip Graham, Linda Gravlee, Bonita Henson, Jim Hertel, Rick Holmes, James Huddleston, Morgan Kay Jackson, Leonard Janiszewski, Rodney Lippincott, Bobby Love, Adelfia Marascalco, Charlie Marascalco, Dona Marascalco, Joseph Marascalco, Laurie Marascalco,
Louise Marascalco, Pete Marascalco, Jody McAnnally, Betty McCormick, Amanda McGee, Johnny Michelle, Mitch Mitchell, Marietta Morrison, Lois Newton, Roger Patterson, Sarah Powell, Jamie Pritchard, Eydie Ricks, Ralph Roe,
Sister Anthony Ruane, Ben Sanders, David Sintes, Suzette Stuebben, Larry Stokes, Dan Thompson Jr., Anne Upchurch,
Robbie Upchurch, Carl Walker, Jan Walker, Lisa Ward, Marguarite Womble, Betty Yonak
Collections, Dec. 7th Next Special Collection: <<<BIRTHDAYS>>>
General Fund $2,434.00 Special Offering 1-11-09 Dec 13 Dustin Willie
Building Fund $1,407.50 Saltillo Missions Dec 14 Ann Elizabeth Walker
Retirement for Todays Special Collection: Dec 16 Albert (AJ) Salinas
Religious $102.00 None Dec 17 Kathleen Cooper
Christmas Flowers $120.00 Dec 18 William Griffin Jr.
Dec 19- LeMorris Hollis
Dec 19- Heather Oakes
Eucharistic Ministers/Sat Dec 13thJerome Boudreax, Rosemary Merriman, Gerry Morris-------Lector Bob Smith
Eucharistic Ministers/Sun Dec 14thKathleen Cooper, Barbara Liberto, Myra Liberto----Lector Vickie McKnight
LITURGICAL APPOINTMENTS - Please contact the church office to participate in the Liturgy.
SICK/HOMEBOUND/HOSPITALIZED - If you have anyone who is ill or homebound, or hospitalized please contact the rectory so they can be added to our prayer list and Father Ruane can visit with them and pray for them.
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS - If you would like to contribute to the Chris Harris Scholarship Fund, please send memorials to Knights of Columbus, PO Box 1822, Grenada, MS 38901.
PLEASE REMEMBER...to check thermostats, lights, doors, and clean up when leaving our buildings. We have received some high utility bills for the Family Life Center, please turn things off, check thermostats and lights, etc.
BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENTS - The deadline for announcements will be on Thursday at noon. Please contact the rectory at 226-2490, or send an email to email@example.com.
Note: The Jr.C.Y.O . will meet on every Wednesday evening at 5:30pm in the Family Life Center.