St. Aloysius Parish News
I would like to sincerely thank JoAnn Bromley for coordinating the offertory counters for more than twenty years. She has prayerfully decided to step down from that ministry. Dustie Gimblet will now be in charge of coordinating our offertory counters. Kathy LeCompte has turned over Coordination of the Adoration Chapel to Dave and Melanie King. Many thanks to Kathy for her service to this ministry and I thank Dave and... [Read more...]
October is Respect Life Month. The cross display in the yard beside Sebastian Chapel is to remind us all that each and every day in this country, over 500 of the most innocent and defenseless persons are denied their right to life through abortion. Each cross represents ten aborted unborn. The Knights of Columbus provide this display, which will remain throughout October, in the hope that all who view it will pause and... [Read more...]
October is St. Aloysius’ month to collect toiletries and personal need items for the Salvation Army Homeless Shelter. The trial sizes available of toothpaste, deodorant, soap and such are the perfect size for those who are at the Shelter. Also, any other personal need items such as disposable razors, feminine hygiene items, toothbrushes, mouthwash, floss, and ponchos are welcome as well. Please put your... [Read more...]
We are in need of four hours to cover in our Adoration Chapel. They are Mondays 9:00-10:00 AM, Wednesdays 1:00-2:00 AM and 2:00-3:00 AM, also Fridays 3:00-4:00 AM. Please pray about this and contact Kathy LeCompte with your information if you can give Jesus just one extra hour per week! Kathy can be reached at 326-9877 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. God bless you!
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When dropping off or picking up your children, safety is the number one priority. We have had two close calls since Faith Formation started. Some people are coming up the drive from 9th Avenue, when it is designated as exit only, and some people are driving south in the parking lot where the arrows point north. To avoid any accidents or casualties, please observe the traffic arrows in the parking lot. Thank you.
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We have received, to date, $13,085.03 in contributions to the Priests’ Retirement and Benefits collection. Thank you very much to those who contributed! We cannot forget, though, that our assessment is $36,726.07. Everyone’s participation is needed! Let us never forget this is an opportunity given to us to show our gratitude for the faithful service of so many priests who have devoted... [Read more...]
We again thank all who donated to the Diocesan Support Appeal. As of September 15, $79,940 has been paid and $18,319 is our pledge balance toward our goal of $116,763.00. Our shortfall is $18,504. You may still return your pledge/donation in the offertory basket or to the parish office. Please, in prayer, consider your participation to our Catholic Faith in western N.C. Thank you!
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