May Crowning will be celebrated after 10:15AM Mass this weekend. Our Blessed Mother will be crowned by May Queen ~ Dannica Lee Crown Bearer ~ Jacob Bedosky Train Bearer ~ Abby Radginski Lei Bearer ~ Rowan O’Leary Faith ~ Julia Antall Hope ~ Ricky Weihbrecht Charity ~ Ryleigh Sypniewski Patience ~ Lilyrose Angelicola-Ebert Wisdom ~ Gianna Gabel Prayer Leaders for May Crowning ~ Jack Borino, Alexandra Delayo, Gianna Gabel, Ryleigh Sypniewski, Alexandra Williams Honor Guards ~ Jack Borino, Alexandra Delayo, Kylie Landi, Jenna Lehman, Alexandra Williams
It’s wonderful having members of the 1st Communion Class and Faith Formation Program honor Mary!
Prayerful Sympathy is extended to the family of our parish family member, Mary Budrewicz. Please remember Mary in prayer, along with her family and friends, during this difficult time of loss, pain and adjustment.
Prayerful Wedding Congrats to David Brozena & Allison Scalzo who were joined in Marriage last weekend. May the love they have for each other be but a glimpse of the depth and breadth of the love God has for them.
Pro-Life Mother’s Day Carnation Sale this weekend. Carnations are $1 each and support the Pro-Life Center, which ministers to mothers and babies every day of the year.
Prayerful Birthday Wishes to our parish family members, Julie Balberchak, as she celebrates 93 years of Our Lord’s Blessings and Helen Tomasura, as she celebrates 95 years of Our Lord’s Blessings.
Prayerful Congrats to Charles & Charlotte Prohaska as they celebrate their 55th Wedding Anniversary.
Please Note: The Rectory Office will be closed on Friday, May 18th. In case of emergency, please leave your name & phone # with our Answering Service.
Mark the Date: Bazaar Meeting on Tuesday, May 15th at 6:30PM in the Church Hall.
Parish Logo T-Shirts and Polo Shirts – On display in our vestibule this weekend are samples of our parish logo t-shirts and polo shirts in royal blue which help to support the efforts of our Social Concerns Committee. Orders and payment are due by May 20th and can be placed in the collection basket in an envelope marked “T-Shirts” or sent to the office. For more information, please call Judy at 570-430-9804 or Barbara at 570-779-4176. Deepest Prayerful Gratitude to all who make this possible.
Pierogie Making for our Bazzar begins Monday, May 14th and continues each Monday (except Memorial Day, May 28th) thru July 23rd. Please mark your calendars and plan to join the fun of our Pierogie Pinching Parties from 8AM onward. No experience necessary! Pierogie Prep starts at 7:30AM each Sunday before a Pierogie Monday. Volunteers for Sunday & Monday are most welcome & appreciated!
Help Needed to transport pierogies to our Park Freezers for an hour each Pierogie Monday Evenings. Please call the rectory if you are able to help.
“Treasures” may be brought to our church hall Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 8AM to 12Noon beginning Monday, May 14th. Look for items around your home that are no longer used or wanted, but still serviceable. Please remember, we are unable to accept clothing, encyclopedias, stuffed animals, or TVs.
Catholic Communication Campaign
Today, we are taking up the collection for the Catholic Communication Campaign (CCC). Your support helps the CCC connect people to Christ, here and around the world, through the internet, television, radio, and print media. Half of the funds we collect remain in our diocese to support local efforts. Be a part of this campaign to spread the gospel message, and support the collection today! To learn more, visit www.usccb.org/ccc. Envelopes are in our church vestibule to assist with your donations. Thank You!
Capital Campaign Payments are due. Please place payment in an envelope marked “Capital Campaign” and drop in the collection basket or send to the rectory. Thank you!
Fairest of Queens
‘Tis the month of our Mother
The blessed and beautiful days,
When our lips and our spirits,
are glowing with love and with praise.
All Hail! to thee, dear Mary,
the guardian of our way;
To the fairest of Queens,
Be the fairest of seasons, sweet May