601 W. Houston St.

Abbott, TX  76621
(254) 582-3092

 Cell: (254) 707-0624

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SEPTEMER 13, 2015



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.

Saturday – 7:00 p.m.


SEPTEMER 13, 2015


 SATURDAY      SEPTEMBER  12:    6:00 pm:     Parishioners of Immaculate Heart of Mary  

SUNDAY            SEPTEMBER  13:    8:00 am:  +Henry Pustejovsky by George Nors

MONDAY          SEPTEMBER  14:    6:00 pm:  +Dennis Gerik by Linda Gerik

WEDNESDAY   SEPTEMBER  16:    6:00 pm:  +Charlie Pavlas by Ray & Betty Svrcek

SATURDAY      SEPTEMBER   19:    6:00 pm:  +Nancy Kasberg by Victor & Mary Ann Pavlas 

SUNDAY            SEPTEMBER  20:    8:00 am:     Parishioners of Immaculate Heart of Mary  

CEMETERY LIGHTS: George Kaska, Jr. by Edward Kubala Family

CROSS LIGHTS: Charlie & Larry Pavlas by Sam Polansky Family

SANCTUARY LIGHTS: Doris Nesrsta by Johnnie & Mary Pustejovsky



ALTAR SERVERS: Natalie Kaska, Liz Vallon

LECTORS: John Gerik

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: Mark & Cindy Psencik, Andy Pustejovsky

USHERS: John Blaha


ALTAR SERVERS: Christopher Pustejovsky, Katelyn Pustejovsky

LECTOR:  Gary Pustejovsky

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS:  Frank & Jeanette Urbanovsky, Ron Kaska

USHERS: Phil Pustejovsky


ALTAR SERVERS: Lauren & Kyle Gerik

LECTOR: Terry Timmons

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: Terry & Agnes Timmons, Andy Pustejovsky

USHERS: Kevin Beene


ALTAR SERVERS: Keaton & Paxton Pustejovsky

LECTOR: Beverly Pustejovsky

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: Roger & Debbie Pustejovsky, Beverly Pustejovsky

USHERS: Doug Pustejovsky


LOOKING AHEAD:  Fr. Ouseph will be on vacation from October 12 – November 13.  There will be no weekday Masses during his absence.

THANK YOU: Many thanks for your generosity towards our second collection last weekend for The Catholic University of America.

COUNCIL MEETINGS: The Finance Council  will meet on Monday, September 14th, 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.

SHARING IN MINISTRY / ANNUAL  DIOCESAN APPEAL: The Diocese of Fort Worth has made changes to the annual fund drive, Sharing in Ministry, including the name. It will now be referred to as the Annual Diocesan Appeal. As the Body of Christ we are one with the parishes throughout our diocese. Once a year, through the Annual Diocesan Appeal, we have an opportunity to promote solidarity for the common good among people beyond the scope of any individual parish. Visit for information about how your gift will be used.

CHOIR PRACTICE: There will be Choir practice after Mass on Monday, September 14th.

MINISTER SCHEDULES: New minister schedules for Altar Servers, Lectors, Eucharistic Ministers, and Ushers are ready to be picked up.  In an effort to save postage, please get yours from the back table.

PENELOPE BAZAAR: The Church of the Nativity of the BVM will hold its Annual Bazaar on Sunday, September 20th.  BBQ beef tips, sausage and all the trimmings will be served from 11:30 – 5:30. Adults and Plates to Go are $9.50 and children under 12 are $6.00.  See the poster on the back bulletin board for more info.

GRIEF SUPPORT: A grief support group meeting will be held 7:00 p.m. Thursday evening, September 17th 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.

KJT / KJZT MEETINGS: The KJT and KJZT will meet immediately after mass on Sunday, September 27, 2015.  Several important items to be discussed.  Please plan to attend.

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, 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, and Angela Kleb.