601 W. Houston St.Abbott, TX  76621
(254) 582-3092

 Cell: (254) 707-0624

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JANUARY 3, 2016




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.


Monday & Wednesday – 6:30 p.m.

JANUARY 3, 2016


SATURDAY       JANUARY     2:    6:00 pm:   +James Nors by John & Molly Gerik

SUNDAY             JANUARY    3:    8:00 am:    +Leona Taylor by Johnnie Sinkule Family

MONDAY           JANUARY    4:    6:00 pm:   +Hattie Kaska by Ron & Rose Ann Kaska

WEDNESDAY   JANUARY    6:    6:00 pm:      Living & +Deceased Members of KJZT #104

SATURDAY       JANUARY    9:    6:00 pm:   +Justin Waters by Robert & Marie Nors

SUNDAY            JANUARY   10:    8:00 am:     Parishioners of Immaculate Heart of Mary

CEMETERY LIGHTS: Frank & Glenora Pustejovsky by Terry Timmons Family

CROSS LIGHTS: James Nors by Robert & Marie Nors

SANCTUARY LIGHTS: Dennis Gerik by Linda Gerik


ALTAR SERVERS: Lauren & Kyle Gerik

LECTORS: John Gerik

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: John Gerik, John Jimenez, Albert Srubar

USHERS: Ben Pustejovsky


ALTAR SERVERS: Meredith Moore, Katelyn Pustejovsky

LECTOR: Pat Blaha

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS:  Joycie Pustejovsky, John Blaha, Charles Beseda

USHERS:  Doug Pustejovsky


ALTAR SERVERS: Matthew & Colby Padgett

LECTORS: David Timmons

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: Mark & Cindy Psencik, John Jimenez

USHERS: Brad Padgett


ALTAR SERVERS: Payton & Preston Pustejovsky

LECTOR: Kathy Pustejovsky

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS:  Roger & Debbie Pustejovsky, Beverly Pustejovsky

USHERS: Phil Pustejovsky

SPECIAL ORNAMENTS: This year, our special tree at the front of the church again commemorates those parishioners who, during the past year, have entered eternal life through death and also those who have received God’s life through baptism. Lincoln Holecek was our only Baptism this year.  Five ornaments were placed in memory of: Clara Kaska, Sophie Kubala, George Kaska, Jr., James Nors, and Francy Stacha.

CHURCH ENVELOPES: To ensure that proper credit is given, please write your name on your church envelope the first time you use it. Also, if you did not receive envelopes and wish to use them, please take a box from the back table and write your name on the envelope the first time you use them. .  Also, if you need a statement showing the total of your yearly contributions that were made through your church envelopes, please contact Agnes Timmons.

CCD: CCD classes resume on Wednesday, January 6th.

COUNCIL MEETINGS: The Finance Council  will meet on Monday, January 11th, at 6:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall.  The Pastoral Council will meet immediately after, at 7:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall.

KJZT JUNIORS: The next meeting of the KJZT Juniors will be Sunday, January 10, at 2 pm in the Smid Center.  Election and installation of 2016 officers will be held.  Juniors, please wear your turquoise society 104 t-shirt.

FUNDRAISER: Care Net Pregnancy Center would like to invite you to their 9th Annual BBQ Lunch and Bake Sale on the Sanctity of Human Life Sunday, January 17, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Waco Lion’s Den, 1716 N. 42nd Street, in Waco.  Your presence at this event will bless and encourage as we stand together, with many fellow believers, to honor life! There will be no program, just food, fellowship and fun! Donations will be accepted at the door. (Take-out is available.)

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, 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, and Lucy Garza.