Parish News (Page 22)

Message from Deacon Kyle Gase

Dear Parishioners, Thank you, from the bottom of my heart, for again wel-coming me into your parish family. It has been an honor and a privilege to minister as a deacon with you this summer. I certainly prefer not to say “goodbye” since I will be back to visit when I am able- certainly Christmas and Easter at the very least. I…

Festival Update

Dear Friends, I am happy to report that our 2017 Parish Festival was very successful this year. Our financial report concludes that we profited $30,000. This is very good! Again I want to thank everyone who made the festival a hit. The Committee, under the leadership of Mark and Diana Van Winkle along with all the volunteers really made this event a…

RCIA Program

Are you or someone you know thinking about joining the Catholic Church? Maybe you just want to inquire about the Church? Maybe you’ve been away from the Church for a while and might consider returning? The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) program will be starting at Most Blessed Sacrament Parish in September. The class meets every Sunday from 9:30 am…

Family Emmaus

Join Monsignor Michael Billian and other area pastors on August 12th for Family Emmaus. Journey through 7 stations taking us deeper into the heart of the Holy Mass led by area pastors. Includes Concert, Supper, Breakout sessions, and Worship. Register at www.massimpact.us/emmaus

Helping Hands of St. Louis 4th Annual Shoe Fest

Helping Hands of St. Louis 4th Annual Shoe Fest – Sat., Aug. 5, 2017 Helping Hands of St. Louis, 443 Sixth St., Toledo, OH, seeks volunteers and donations of new shoes and socks for school age children. From 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., volunteers will wash children’s feet and give them new shoes and socks to get their new school year off…

Reuter Pipe Organ 30th Birthday

Our magnificent Reuter Pipe Organ has been celebrating it’s 30th Birthday with a thorough cleaning this month. David Richards of the Allegheny Pipe Organ Company, Pittsburgh, who assisted with the original installation 1n 1987, has returned twice every year since for tunings. The life of a pipe organ is undetermined but does need preventive maintenance every 25 to 30 years. Upon his…

Fall Sports Sign Up

Fall sports sign ups are now open on Final Forms https://blessedsacrament-oh.finalforms.com Sign ups will close August 4th. Make sure to sign up before its too late. Fall Sports include: Football 5th – 8th grade, Flag football 3rd & 4th grade, Volleyball 3rd – 12th grade , Soccer Pre-K -8th grade, Cross Country, K-8th grade. Due to Ohio Senate Bill 152 (Lindsey’s Law)…

Christmas In July

Most Blessed Sacrament’s annual Christmas in July ministry will again benefit Helping Hands of St. Louis, Central City Catholic Schools, and Aurora House. When you see the trees at the church entrances this month, please consider taking a gift tag to provide much- needed help for these worthy organizations. They are always so grateful for our yearly support! Attach the gift tags to…

CYO Twylite Thursday

Please support the CATHOLIC YOUTH ORGANIZATION (CYO) Athletic Program in the Diocese of Toledo on Thursday, July 20th by attending the Twylite Thursday fundraising event from 5-8pm at The Pinnacle in Maumee! The $10 charge to enter the rain-or-shine event includes a $5 donation to the CYO program, food, live music and a cash bar, as well as numerous raffle opportunities. In…