This Week's Bulletin

Weekly news and announcements about Christ the Light of the World and St. Joseph Parishes.

April 15th, 2018

REMEMBER IN PRAYER our CCD Second Graders who will be making their First Communion and the Confirmation Candidates from Christ the Light of the World, St. Joseph, St. Agnes, and Holy Trinity Parishes who will be celebrating the Sacrament of Confirmation at St. Mark Parish in Port Vue.

CCD FIRST COMMUNION & CONFIRMATION INFORMATION 

  • FIRST COMMUNION will be celebrated April 28th at 11:00am in Holy Name Church. First Communicants should report at 10:15am.  Practice will be April 27th at 6:00pm.  Students can wear their Communion attire to the Mass they attend the weekend of May 5-6 and Fr. Tom will acknowledge them. 
  • CONFIRMATION will be celebrated April 25th at 7:00pm and practice is April 22nd at 6:30pm.  Both will be held at the St Eugene site in Liberty Boro of St Mark's parish.  If you have any questions regarding either First Communion or Confirmation, please contact Donna Lew-Buechel at 724 986 2557 or clowreoffice@gmail.com.   

ATTENTION KNITTERS & CROCHETERS:  Our “Stitches of Love” group is starting up again for Spring.  Our first meeting will be Thursday, April 19th at 10am in HN Church Hall.  We love to see new faces… beginners and practiced knitters and crocheters are welcome.  Give yourself a break and come stitch away the time while you enjoy some fellowship  and conversation with fellow parishioners and friends. 

A GOLF OUTING PLANNING MEETING is scheduled for Wednesday, April 25 at 6:30pm in HN Rectory.  New volunteers needed and welcome. Have some fun and share your talents and ideas for this annual parish event. 

WELCOME NEW PARISHIONER:    We warmly welcome new parishioner Dennis Galik  to our Parish Family.

REST IN PEACE ..... Please remember Donna Palko who has died and risen to new life with the risen Lord.

UPCOMING PARISH ACTIVITIES
SUNDAY.......... APRIL 15.... CONFIRMATION CLASS.................. 11:30 AM Mass – 3 PM
SUNDAY.......... APRIL 15.... STUFFED CABBAGE DINNER Holy Trinity Church 12:00 – 5:00 PM
THURSDAY..... APRIL 19.... KNIT & CROCHET GROUP..... HN Church Hall – 10:00 AM
THURSDAY..... APRIL 19.... WOMEN’S SPIRITUAL FOCUS GROUP HN Church Hall – 6:30 PM
SATURDAY..... APRIL 21.... CHEREGI SALE......... Holy Trinity Church starting at 2:00 PM
SUNDAY.......... APRIL 22.... CCD – ALL GRADES (LAST CLASS)......... 9:30 – 11:15 AM
SUNDAY.......... APRIL 22.... CONFIRMATION PRACTICE St. Eugene Site, St. Mark Parish – 6:30 PM
WEDNESDAY. APRIL 25.... CONFIRMATION.. St. Eugene Site, St. Mark Parish – 7:00 PM
WEDNESDAY. APRIL 25.... GOLF OUTING PLANNING MEETING HN Rectory – 6:30 PM  FRIDAY............ APRIL 27.... FIRST COMMUNION PRACTICE........... HN Church – 6 PM
SATURDAY..... APRIL 28.... FIRST COMMUNION (Students at 10:15 AM)   HN Church – 11 AM      

EASTER BUNNY RAFFLE WINNERS:  Christ the Light of the World:  (B-blue ticket, Y-yellow ticket) Apr. 1-#064 B(not bought), Y(not bought), Apr. 2- #475 B(not bought), Y(Chris Bruno),  Apr. 3-#340 B(not bought), Y(Bernadette Krausa), Apr. 4 -#999 B(Kathy Deak), Y(not bought), Apr .5- #935 B(not bought), Y(not bought), Apr. 6- #300 B(not bought), Y(Debbie Kopay), Apr. 7- #336 B(not bought), Y(DoDo Loop), Apr. 8 -#588 B(Jamie Zabelsky), Y(Ona Horgas).

St. Joseph Parish: (Green Tickets)- Apr. 1- #064(Paul & Colleen Budai), Apr. 2- #475(not bought), Apr.3- #340 (not bought), Apr. 4 -#999(not bought), Apr. 5 -#935(not bought), Apr. 6 -#300(not bought), Apr. 7 -#336(not bought), Apr.8- #588(Steve Chomas). 

HOLY TRINITY STUFFED CABBAGE DINNER: This Sunday, April 15th from 12:00 to 5:00pm.  Adults, $9.00, children $5.00.  Come enjoy a great meal along with some great fellowship and camaraderie.  

CHEREGI SALE:   Holy Trinity’s Mens/Ladies Club is holding a Cheregi Sale on Saturday, April 21st starting at 2pm.  The cost is $8 per dozen.  Limit two dozen per sale.  

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT OF THE HOAGIE SALE!  Thanks to all for your  support and the work of our wonderful volunteers who prepare and sell the hoagies our Hoagie Sales have been a great success.  We’ve been selling out so make sure you get your orders in early for our next sale the weekend of May 5 and 6. 

SACRED HEART ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CASH BASH: Friday, April 20 at the Teamster Temple in Lawrenceville.  Doors open at 6pm.  Tickets are $45.00 per person and include a catered buffet dinner, two drinks, music, and dancing.  The evening also includes prize payouts totaling $3000.00, 50/50, basket raffles, and silent auction.  BYOB.  For tickets: sacredheartpgh.org/cashbash2018/.  For questions:  shescashbash@gmail.com.  

SENIOR SPRING FLING SOCIAL & DANCE:  Wednesday, May 9, at McKeesport Palisades.  Doors open at 3pm, dinner at 4pm, dance to the Mikey Dee Band from 5-7pm, drawings & raffles at 7pm.  $10.00 admission includes dinner.  Cash bar available.  For info & tickets call UPMC McKeesport Aging Institute at 412-664-2306. 

#SETHSTRONG 2018 RAFFLE:  Fundraiser for Seth Jacob Budai Memorial Scholarship. Winning number taken from PA Daily Pick 3 Lottery at 7pm, first number drawn Thursday, May 24, 2018.  Donation $15.00. Grand Prize is $10,000.  Scholarships go to two students from Winters Mill High School where Seth taught.  For tickets call Colleen & Paul Budai at 412-469-1216.