IMMACULATE HEART OF MARY CATHOLIC CHURCH
601 W. Houston St.
Abbott, TX 76621
Cell: (254) 707-0624
Parish Website: www.immaculateheartofmaryabbott.org
Parish Email: IHOM@airmail.net
APRIL 10, 2016
THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER
PARISH STAFF & MINISTRIES
Parochial Administrator-Fr.Ouseph I Thekkumthala (Cell) 254-707-0624
Business Manager/Secretary-Agnes Timmons 254-580-8125
Deacon- John Lauhoff
Deacon- Denver Crawley
Pastoral Council Facilitator-Gary Pustejovsky
Finance Council- Charles Beseda
KJT- Eugene Maroul
KJZT- Jeanette Urbanovsky
Knights of Columbus- Ernie Pustejovsky
Sacristans- Michael & Janet Bezdek
Music Ministry- Karen Bartosh & Marsha Gerik
Religious Education- Traci Pustejovsky
Youth Ministry – Annette Ballew & Carolyn Kirby
Plant Manager- Charles Beseda 254-749-7718
Seniors Activities Coordinator- Agnes Marak
Volunteer Coordinator- Marsha Gerik
Safe Environment Coordinator- Terry & Patrick Timmons
Saturday Vigil Mass – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday – 8:00 a.m.
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION
Monday & Wednesday – 6:30 p.m.
APRIL 10, 2016
THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER
SATURDAY APRIL 9: 6:00 pm: +Irene & Mary Jane Gerik by Doris Nesrsta
SUNDAY APRIL 10: 8:00 am: Parishioners of Immaculate Heart of Mary
MONDAY APRIL 11: 6:00 pm: +Clara Kaska by Martha Beseda
WEDNESDAY APRIL 13: 6:00 pm: +Henry, Christine, & Bill Beseda by Charles & DJ Beseda
SATURDAY APRIL 16: 6:00 pm: +Nancy Kasberg
SUNDAY APRIL 17: 8:00 am: Parishioners of Immaculate Heart of Mary
CEMETERY LIGHTS: Charlie & Larry Pavlas by Lil Pavlas & Family
CROSS LIGHTS: Bill Beseda by Gary & Joycie Pustejovsky
SANCTUARY LIGHTS: Henry, Christine, & Bill Beseda by Charles & DJ Beseda
SATURDAY- APRIL 16
ALTAR SERVERS: Matthew & Kolby Padgett
LECTORS: Susan Kallus
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: Mark & Cindy Psencik, John Gerik
USHER: Brad Padgett
SUNDAY – APRIL 17
ALTAR SERVERS: Payton & Preston Pustejovsky
LECTOR: Kathy Pustejovsky
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: Frank & Jeanette Urbanovsky, Ron Kaska
USHER: Phil Pustejovsky
SATURDAY- APRIL 23
ALTAR SERVERS: Natalie Kaska, Mariann Pustejovsky
LECTORS: Patrick Timmons
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: Terry & Agnes Timmons, Albert Srubar
USHER: Kevin Beene
SUNDAY – APRIL 24
ALTAR SERVERS: First Communion
LECTOR: First Communion
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: First Communion
USHER: First Communion
BISHOP OLSON: Bishop Michael Olson will celebrate Mass here at our parish tomorrow evening, April 11th at 6:00 p.m.
SPECIAL COLLECTION: On April 16-17, 2016, the Diocese of Fort Worth will celebrate Good Shepherd Sunday in support our seminarians. There are currently 31 seminarians from 19 parishes of the diocese studying in six seminaries throughout the United States and in Rome.
The Diocese of Fort Worth provides education and formation for each seminarian at an annual average cost of $52,092. The Good Shepherd Sunday Special Collection assists with funding this annual cost. In addition to the Sunday collection, donations are being accepted online at www.fwdioc.org. Please give generously.
KJZT JUNIORS: The next meeting of the KJZT Juniors will be Sunday morning, April 10, at 9:00 am in the Smid Center.
CDA MEETING: CDA Court #2143 is meeting Wednesday, April 13 at 6:00p.m. in the Parish Hall at Our Lady of Mercy. All ladies of the parish are invited to attend. Refreshments will be served following the meeting.
CHOIR PRACTICE: There will be Choir practice after Mass on Wednesday, April 20th.
PRAYERS FOR THE SICK: Please remember to keep these individuals in your prayers:
Terry Kramolis, Evelyn Soukup, Susan Tomczak, Mark Helona, Mary Ann Pavlas, Stephanie Jarvis, Louise Pappas Woolsey, Eugene Pustejovsky, Johnnie Sinkule, Joe Helona, Patsy Makovy, Lisa Cole, Jeanette Urbanovsky, Rosilee Bartosh, Felix Picha, Louise Ondrej, Marcella & Michael Kiely, Pat Jimenez, Donna Nelson, Matthew Machac, Bonnie Poole, Rudolph Rejcek, Lillian Sodek, Jane Vallejo, Max Vallejo, Linda Pustejovsky, Domingo Balderas, Edward Muehlstein, Judy Steele, Harry Gene Nors, Tommy Pustejovsky, Jimmy Tolbert, Jeff Bernsen, Margie Wolf, Alexis Enriquez, Baylee Owen, Rocky Steele, Beth Pezanosky, Diana Austin, Monsignor Frank Miller, Deacon John Lauhoff, Tony Keller, Bernice Beene, Bobby Tlustos, Cathy Sulak, Megan Janek, Jeanne Nicholson, Jamie Beauchamp, Wanda Pustejovsky, Janet Krueger, Harvey Janek, Opal Davidson, Armand Jimenez, James Homel, Ann Vanek, Mark Kutscherousky, Jim Kornegay, Charlie Flaherty, Willie Joe Janek, Darren Boyse, Raymond Jaska, Sara Casey, Deacon Denver Crawley, Deanell Crawley, Ed Sykora, Doris Nesrsta, Martha Beseda, Angela Kleb, David Sinkule, Lucy Garza, Hannah Hildebrand, Larry Podsednik, Kenneth Kubala, Cooper and Brooklyn Downing.
FUNDRAISER: The History of West Museum will hold its 4th Annual Spring Fundraiser at the West Knights of Columbus Hall on Sunday, April 10. Serving of fried chicken, sausage, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, slaw, dessert and tea will begin at 11:00 a.m. Cost is $10; eat-in and to-go plates will be available. A live auction will begin at noon; there will also be a silent auction and raffle.
SCHOLARSHIPS: The Hillsboro Catholic Daughters are offering a $500 scholarship. Any graduating senior planning to attend college that is a member of Our Lady of Mercy or Immaculate Heart of Mary are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Instructions and applications are available on the website, ourladyofmercyhillsboro.org, Our Lady of Mercy parish office, or by contacting Helen Mach, scholarship chairman at 254-582-3932. Applications should be returned to Helen Mach no later than April 20th.
GRIEF SUPPORT: A grief support group meeting will be held 7:00 p.m. Thursday evening, April 14th at St. Joseph’s Hall next to St. Mary’s Catholic Church. This is a support group for those in the community who want to gain a better understanding of all the changes experienced in the grief process.