PARISH UPDATE | AUGUST 28, 2020
Our 2020 First Communion class will finally be celebrating their Sacrament this Saturday, August 29, 2020. Please pray for them as they journey closer to Christ through the Sacrament of the Eucharist.

The 1st Communion Mass will be live-streamed at 11:00 am via the parish website and Facebook LIVE.
Here's What We Heard...
Results from the recent parish survey are in!

Thank you to the 300 parishioner households who responded to the survey inquiring about St.
Christopher’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Your feedback is very useful as decisions are made moving forward.

Please take a moment to view our short summary on the survey results and our plan moving forward with the information we have gained.
5th Sunday Rosary is Back!
This weekend after each Mass
August 29 & 30, 2020

St. Christopher’s Knights of Columbus council 12912 invites everyone to join in praying the Rosary after the 5:00 pm Mass on August 29th, and after 9:00 am and 11:00 am Masses on August 30th in the chapel.

The 5th Sunday Rosary is dedicated to all persecuted Christians across the world.
 
ALL are welcome to join us in prayer!
Mass Coordinators Still Needed

HOW OFTEN: 1 Sunday, 11am Mass / Month
TIME COMMITMENT: 30 min. before & after Mass
DUTIES: Unlocking/locking church doors, turning on/off lights, set things up for Mass in the Sanctuary and gift table, ensure the other required ministry (Lectors, Eucharistic Ministers, Servers) positions filled by volunteers scheduled or asking others to fill in, clean/purify all vessels used for Mass and put away.
CONTACT: Kelly Schmitmeyer kschmitmeyer@scpchurch.org or call 937-538-1762
Worship Aid Disposal

REMINDER: We print the worship aids so that parishioners are not sharing previously used/touched items.

Please DO NOT return worship aids to the gathering space tables/baskets after Mass.

If you desire to recycle them, please place them in the labeled recycle baskets on the floor near the gathering space tables or throw them away in the waste baskets near the church exits.
Morehead Collection: Canceled

We regret to inform you that the 2020 collection is now canceled. Thank you to all who have saved their donations this long for the Morehead Collection.
FREE for the Taking
These won't last - Hurry, act fast!

The parish has 3 metal cabinets FREE for the taking!

If you are interested in picking one up, please contact Bonnie Prine by email or call the parish office at 937-898-3542 x101
Mass Update Regarding Daily Communion Service at St. John's in Tipp City
Beginning September 1, 2020, there will no longer be a daily communion service on Mondays or Fridays at St. John's. For those wishing to participate in daily Mass on Mondays, you are encouraged to attend:
  • St. Patrick's in Troy @ 7:45am
  • Transfiguration in West Milton @ 8:15am
Did you miss the opportunity to shop the beautiful selection of olive wood carvings last weekend at St. Christopher?

Visit them this coming weekend, August 29 and August 30, at St. John's in Tipp City after each Mass and support this important global ministry.