Parish News (Page 24)

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…

Catholic Charities Needs Event Volunteers

Groups or individuals are invited to help with two important ministry events in early August: Helping Hands of St. Louis Shoe Fest – Sat., Aug. 5, 9 a.m. – Noon, 443 Sixth St., Toledo, OH Helping Hands of St. Louis and Samaritan’s Feet are partnering again for the 4th Annual Shoe Fest, to help disadvantaged youth start the school year on the…

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…

Message from Father Phil Smith

Dear Parishioners, Thank you for all the kindness you have shown to me over the past 5 years, especially as I celebrated my final weekend of Masses as your associate pastor this past weekend. I am grateful for the opportunity to have been part of your parish family and this special neighborhood. Know you will all remain in my prayers as I…