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
AUGUST 23, 2015
TWENTY-FIRST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
PARISH STAFF & MINISTRIES
Parochial Administrator-Fr.Ouseph I Thekkumthala (Cell) 707-0624
Business Manager/Secretary-Agnes Timmons 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 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.
Saturday – 7:00 p.m.
AUGUST 23, 2015
TWENTY-FIRST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
SATURDAY AUGUST 22: 6:00 pm: +Nancy Kasberg by Mark & Cindy Psencik
SUNDAY AUGUST 23: 8:00 am: Mass of Thanksgiving for John & Molly Gerik Wedding Anniversary
MONDAY AUGUST 24: 6:00 pm: +Richard Snapka by Eugene, Kathy, & Tommy Pustejovsky
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 26: 6:00 pm: +William & Amalie Gerik by Doris Nesrsta
SATURDAY AUGUST 29: 6:00 pm: +Dennis Gerik by Linda Gerik
SUNDAY AUGUST 30: 8:00 am: Parishioners of Immaculate Heart of Mary
CEMETERY LIGHTS: George Kaska, Jr. by Edward Kubala Family
CROSS LIGHTS: James Nors by Ed & Patsy Makovy
SANCTUARY LIGHTS: Dennis Gerik by Linda Gerik
SATURDAY- AUGUST 29
ALTAR SERVERS: Liz Vallon, Mariann Pustejovsky
LECTOR: Susan Kallus
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: Terry & Agnes Timmons, Andy Pustejovsky
SUNDAY – AUGUST 30
ALTAR SERVERS: Payton & Preston Pustejovsky
LECTOR: Kathy Pustejovsky
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: Joycie Pustejovsky, John Blaha, Charles Beseda
USHERS: Phil Pustejovsky
SATURDAY- SEPTEMBER 5
ALTAR SERVERS: Lauren & Kyle Gerik
LECTORS: David Timmons
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: Mark & Cindy Psencik, Andy Pustejovsky
USHERS: John Gerik
SUNDAY – SEPTEMBER 6
ALTAR SERVERS: Allison & Madison Murphy
LECTOR: Pat Blaha
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: Roger & Debbie Pustejovsky, Beverly Pustejovsky
USHERS: Charles Beseda
SPAGHETTI DINNER: Our Annual Spaghetti Dinner and Raffle is today. Serving starts at 11:00 a.m. Parishioners whose last names begin with A – M are asked to please bring a dessert to be served with the meal. Raffle tickets are available at the entrances of the church. Bring your family and friends to enjoy a great meal and great company. Hope to see everyone there.
CHOIR PRACTICE: There will be Choir practice after Mass on Monday, August 24th.
MINISTER SCHEDULES: New schedules for Lectors, Altar Servers, Ushers, and Eucharistic Ministers will be coming out in September. Lectors need to have received the sacrament of Confirmation. Altar Servers need to have received the sacrament of First Holy Communion. Head Ushers need to be an adult. Training is available for all these roles. If you are new and wish to be added or need to make any changes, including a new contact number, please include it on the information sheet located on the back table. Please put these in the collection basket by September 6th. Hope to see some new faces.
SAFE ENVIRONMENT TRAINING: The IHM Parish will host another Safe Environment Training session on Wednesday, August 26th in the Parish Hall immediately after Mass. Parishioners who need to complete or renew the training should make plans to stay for this event. Training normally lasts about 2 hours. Training is valid for 3 years before renewal is needed. All adult parishioners who volunteer in any capacity are required by the Diocese of Fort Worth to participate in this training including lectors, Eucharistic ministers, members of the choir, ushers, CCD teachers, and anyone involved in youth ministries as sponsors or chaperones. Contact Terry Timmons (254-580-2228) for any questions.
KJZT JUNIORS: The next meeting of the KJZT Juniors will be Sunday morning, August 23 at 10:15 in the church hall. Juniors, please wear your turquoise society 104 t-shirts, jeans and comfortable shoes. We will work at the spaghetti dinner immediately after the meeting.
WOMEN’S ACTS RETREAT: Ladies, Are you looking for a “girl’s weekend”? Mark September 17-20th on your calendar!!! Not only will you meet some new friends, but you will also have an opportunity to reconnect with Our Heavenly Father. Please consider attending the Women’s Fall ACTS Retreat. You can get a registration form on the back table. Come join us!
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, Edward Rejcek, Rudolph Rejcek, Lillian Sodek, Jane Vallejo, Max Vallejo, Linda Pustejovsky, Domingo Balderas, Edward Muehlstein, Judy Steele, Harry Gene Nors, Tommy Pustejovsky, Francy Stacha, Jimmy Tolbert, Jeff Bernsen, Margie Wolf, Alexis Enriquez, Baylee Owen, Rocky Steele, Beth Pezanosky, Diana Austin, Monsignor Frank Miller, Deacon John Lauhoff, Tony Keller, Cindy Bruce Zatopek, 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 and Martha Beseda.