This Week's Bulletin

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

June 10th, 2018

Monday, June 18, 2018  - Youghiogheny Golf Club
There are a few openings left so it’s not too late to get your reservation in and join us!

It’s also not too late to:
¨      Join us for dinner: Dinner ONLY guest is $40.00. Call the rectory with your reservations.
¨      Donate a bottle of Liquor for the “Basket of Cheer” drawing, or a case of beer or pop as a special give away gift.
To donate call Denise Tovlin (412-751-1853) or Chris Drecnik (412-401-0083).
¨      Volunteer:  We need helpers to work the event that day.  There are lots of things to do.  If you can spend the day with us give chairman David Fontanese a call (323-385-5724) or
¨      Donate a prize for the Chinese Auction or a cash donation or gift card Call Jean Schleifer  (412-466-3300) or the church office  (412-469-0196).
¨      Buy your All-Cash Raffle:  All parishioners were mailed (4) four raffle tickets to buy or sell.  The number will be based on the 7pm PA Lottery “Pick 4” on June 18, 2018.  Each ticket has 2 possible winning numbers.  Donation is $2.00. The winning ticket will get $1,000.00; the number above and below will receive $250.00.  BONUS:  If one of the three winning tickets hits again on July 4, 2018, we will give a $10,000.00 cash prize.  The tickets would be a great Father’s Day gift.  Be sure to get your tickets back to us by next weekend.  

 ST. VINCENT dePAUL JUNE CLOTHING DRIVE:  During the month of June SVdP will be at Holy Trinity Social Hall every Saturday & Sunday from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm to assist with drop-offs of coats, clothing & shoes.  If you bring items to the church when no SVdP member is available please leave any items or bundles of clothing in the church hall near the fabric dividers or on the round table.  Items will be collected during the entire month and loaded in the truck on July 1.  For additional info call John or Dottie at 412-326-9575.  Thank you for your kindness.


MONDAY......... JUNE 11..... FLEA MARKET DROP-OFF BEGINS.......... HN Church Hall
MONDAY......... JUNE18...... JOINT PARISH GOLF OUTING Youghiogheny Golf Club 12:00 PM

Let the donations begin!!  Let the fun begin!!  We are now ready to begin accepting your donations for this wonderful summer event to be held in the Holy Name Hall on Friday, Saturday and Monday, July 6,7 & 9.  We will take anything that you wish to donate except tires, computer items of any kind, TVs, clothes, shoes, or boxed picture puzzles. Limited larger item pick-up is available for Dravosburg, Duquesne and West Mifflin areas only. 
·       Drop Off Times:  Starting Monday, June 11, we will accept your donations every weekday from 9 am – 12 noon and every Saturday & Sunday from 9 am – 11 am.  No donations accepted after July 2.
·       Chinese Auction Prizes:  If you would like to donate a specialty basket or a prize ($25 value) for the Chinese Auction, let us know.  If you drop them put your name on it so we get it placed in the proper area.
·       Food Items:  Our menu this year will consist of:  Meatball Sandwiches, Hot Dogs, Keilbasi & Kraut, Haluski; Potato Salad, Macaroni Salad, pop, water.  If anyone would like to make a donation of these items or a monetary donation to help defray the cost, call Debbie Lesko (412- 694-6149) or Terry at the Rectory (412-469-0196).  If you would like to donate pop or water call Kristie England (412-616-2596).
·       Volunteers:  If you can help during the weekdays – Monday thru Friday – 9 am to 12 noon with unpacking donations, setting out items, etc. give Debbi Lesko a call (412- 694-6149) or just come on down if you find yourself with some time to pitch in.
·       More Volunteers: If you would like to help work the event on Friday, Saturday & Monday, July 6, 7 & 9, give Debbi Lesko a call.  The sale goes from 8 am – 2 pm (Friday & Saturday) and 8 am – 1 pm (Monday.)  There are lots of jobs to do and we need lots of volunteers to make this a success.
·       And More Volunteers:  We also need help with the outdoor portion of this sale. We need lots of volunteers at 7 am to set up.  With enough help it takes about 1 hour.  We also need people to wok the sale.  And we need help at 1:30 pm to help with tear down.  If you can help any or all 3 days, call Tony Chepanoske (412-979-0444.)

MEN’S SPIRITUAL FOCUS GROUP:  Our annual end of the year cookout & social will take place this Thursday, June 14th at 6:30pm at the HN Rectory.  If you’ve been considering joining this fine group of men, you are warmly encouraged to attend and get to know us.  Hope to see you there for a memorable time!

EXPERIENCING MARRIAGE DIFFICULTIES?  Retrouvaille offers help to couples experiencing trouble in their marriage. The weekend and post sessions focus on rebuilding marriage through better communication, listening, and understanding. Call today to begin the healing process beginning with a weekend on July 13, 2018. Contact Retrouvaille at 412-277-3434. More information is available at