November 19, 2017
Week of 11/12/2017
$ 1325.00 Offertory
$ 86.00 Candles
$ 150.00 Holy Day
$ 210.00 Maintenance Fund
$ 18.00 BCW
$ 55.00 Catholic Charities
$ 60.00 Eleanor Timko Memory
$ 1904.00 TOTAL
Attendance from Saturday & Sunday Liturgies:
Saturday Attendance: 35
Sunday Attendance: 70
PLEASE PRAY FOR THE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OF OUR PARISHIONERS:
Robert Democko, Thomas Urdea, Richard Kuty, Margaret Arvin, Louise Macabobby, Anne Anos, Mary Lou Kasper and Patricia Flaherty all at home, and the rest of our parishioners who are in nursing homes and at home convalescing. May God grant to all the sick of our parish many blessed, happy and healthier years.
If any parishioner or family member is ill & would like to be on the pray list please call Karen or Kathy Kollar @330-726-8597. We would also like to send GET WELL wishes.
SPECIAL THANK YOU:
We would like extend a special thank-you to Helen Brill, Michael and Sharon Brill, Gene and Sharon Mulichak, and Renee Weimer for their donation for the Maintenance Fund of Infant Jesus in the memory of Eleanor Timko.
CHILDRENS CHRISTMAS PARTY:
December 10th, following the Sunday Liturgy, is the Children’s Christmas party, free of charge for children up to the age of 14. Please sign-up by December 3rd in the church vestibule. This is a time filled with fun, food and a special appearance by St. Nicholas with presents, too.
BYZANTINE SOCIAL CLUB CHRISTMAS DINNER:
The annual dinner will be held December 3, 2017 at 5:00 pm at the Holiday Inn in Boardman. All parishioners are invited. There are three entrees to choose from, each costing $20.00. A sign-up sheet is on the table in the vestibule. Deadline to respond is November 26, 2017.
Checks could be made to Byzantine Social Club or Stephanie Sheely.
CHRISTMAS KOLACHI AND CHRISTMAS BAKE SALE:
Reserve your Kolachi now! Sponsored by the Altar & Rosary Society and GCU Lodge 442 Matching Funds Project , Saturday December 16th and Sunday December 17th following Divine Liturgy will be the annual delicious bake sale. A sign-up sheet will also be located in the church vestibule. Contributions for other baked desserts are also appreciated.
We will decorate the church for Christmas on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 9:00 am. A light lunch will be provided. There will be a sign-up sheet in the vestibule. Everyone is invited to come spend a wonderful morning.
Father Michael, Maryna and Andriy would like to wish all parishioners a very Thankful, Blessed and Happy Thanksgiving.
ALTAR AND ROSARY SOCIETY:
Everyone is welcome to enjoy coffee and donuts after Liturgy on Sunday, November 19, 2107. Following, the Altar and Rosary Society will hold their 4th Quarter Meeting.
St. Nicholas is looking for a maintenance man to care for the church, rectory, cemetery (not mowing the grass) and the Social hall. The job will be paid hourly. If anyone is interested, please contact Father Michael.
On November 19, 2017, the society is sponsoring a movie, “Our Flag Still Waves,” a documentary film on the life of Sergeant Michael Strank, an Veteran born in Slovakia and a Rusyn American Hero. For more information, contact Mike Vasilchek at 703-508-4226
The Sanctuary candles will be lit for the entire week for your intentions. The cost is $10. The Left and Right are for +Kay Urdea from Tom Urdea and Jeff Walsh respectively.