TRICK OR TREATING AT THE DAY CARE Friday, October 31st at 9:15am The children at the Day Care will be having their Halloween Party. We want to invite any parishioner who can attend to come to the Parish Hall and bring enough candy to hand out to the 67 children while they Trick-or-Treat. (No peanut products, please)
MASS OF REMEMBRANCE
Our annual liturgy to remember all who have died in the past year will be held on Sunday, Nov. 2nd at 6:00pm. A reception will be held immediately after Mass in the Gathering Space
BOOK OF REMEMBRANCE
The Book of Remembrance will be available starting November 3rd by the Baptismal Font in Church for you to write the names of the faithful departed in your families who you would like remembered during the month of November.
BROWN BAG SUNDAY November 1st & 2nd after all Masses, brown bags will be handed out. We ask that you return these the following weekend, November 8th & 9th filled with non-perishable food items. Items needed for Thanksgiving baskets: canned vegetables, canned fruit, canned pumpkin, cranberry sauce, Stove Top stuffing or other type of dressing, gravy mixes, instant potatoes, macaroni & cheese, etc. Thanks to your generosity, our St. Vincent de Paul Society can help families who are in need.
ADVENT GIVING TREE
Names are being accepted for the Advent Giving Tree here at Precious Blood. Any Parish families needing assistance for Christmas can call. If you know of an individual or family please let us know. Drop names in the collection basket or call Penny at the Parish Office at (270) 684-6888. Please give as much information as possible (name, phone, address, ages, sizes, gift suggestions)
All information is confidential
PRECIOUS BLOOD ADULT FORMATION
September 23 - November 18, 7:00pm on Tuesdays, with the exception of November 4th. Title: "A Living Faith - Themes from the Catechism of the Catholic Church" 8 one hour sessions of thought provoking presentation and discussions of essential Roman Catholic themes taken from the new Catechism. This will help you have a deeper understanding of core concepts and beliefs of the church. It includes conversation about the Sacraments, Ethics, Morality, Prayer and more. Sessions in Meeting Room 2
Other Upcoming Adult Formation
*February 24-March 24, 2015: Becoming the Beloved: Taken, Blessed, Broken and Given
*April 14-May 5, 2015: Introduction to Scriptures
THEOLOGY ON TAP The Owensboro Catholic Young Adult Group is excited to announce our Fall 2014 series of Theology on Tap! Come down to Gambrinus Libation Emporium (116A W. 2nd St) for the following Mondays for fellowship and to learn about our faith. The social half hour begins at 7:00pm followed by the talk at 7:30pm with Q&A following. The young adult group is open to ages 21-40 and to all walks of life.
Oct 28th: Sacrament of Confession, Fr Brandon Williams Nov 4th: Defending Religious Freedom, Bishop Medley
STEWARDSHIP THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK
We fulfill the commandment to love our neighbor when we exercise good stewardship - joyfully sharing our gifts of life, abilities and resources to meet our neighbor's needs.
Readings for next weekend will be Wisdom 3:1-9 Romans 5:5-11 John 6:37-40
We invite you to read and study these passages for your own reflection as we prepare for the liturgy we will celebrate as a parish community.