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St. Ambrose Parish,Wall Holy Family Mission, Mereta June 26, 2011 Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ De acon All an Lan ge Parish Office Fax Number Parish Hall Mission Phone

325-651-7551 325-651-6605 325-651-7649 325-468-3101

email: Web Site: Mailing Address: P.O. Box 228 Wall, Texas 76957

Fr. C h i nna Pag i d ela St. Ambrose Mass Times: Saturday 6:00 pm Sunday 7:30 & 9:00 am Weekday Mass: 6 pm Monday Tue - Fri 8:00 am Confession: Saturday 5:00 pm 1st Saturdays: 9:00 am Mass with Adoration and Benediction 3rd Saturday of every 3rd Month 9 am Mass of Anointing Rosary is prayed before each Mass.

Deac on Dan Shann ah an Holy Family Mass Time: Sunday 10:45 am Rosary is prayed before Sunday Masses.

There will be no Masses on Tuesday evenings at Holy Family during the summer months.

LITURGIES Mon. June 27 Tue. June 28

No Mass 8:00 am Mass of Thanksgiving by Wilbert & Grace Gully- 58th Anniversary Wed. June 29 8:00 am Mass for Rain Thr. June 30 8:00 am +Clarence Kellermeier by David & Della Braden Fri. July 1 8:00 am +David Schwartz by Joe & Rose Schwartz Sat. July 2 9:00 am First Saturday Mass and Adoration until Noon 5:00 pm Confessions 6:00 pm +Lilly Schraer by the Family Sun. July 3 7:30 am +Viola Wilde by Florine Gray 9:00 am For the Parish 10:45 am Holy Family: +Hilda Mikulik by Nadine Fischer

† Daily Gospel Readings Sun.

Jn 6:51-58

Mon. Mt. 8:18-22 Tues. Mt. 8:23-27 Wed. Mt. 16:13-19 Thr. Mt. 9:1-8 Fri.

Mt. 11:25-30


Lk. 2:41-51

Sun. Mt. 11:25-30

A spiritual bouquet of Masses is being offered for all living and deceased fathers during the month of June. An envelope is available at the entrance of Church. Fill it out, place your offering in it, and return in the offertory collection or to the Parish Office.

A Day of Retreat for High School Youth (Grades 9-12 ) (Includes Incoming Freshman & Outgoing Seniors)

Sunday, June 26, 2011 3:00-9:00 pm

Rocking Chair Ranch

Swimming, Volleyball, Hamburgers Five speakers will dive into different books of the Bible. Candlelight Mass at 9:00 pm with Fr. Chinna The Mass fulfills your Sunday Obligation. YOUTH: Bring lifejacket, sunscreen, towel and a blanket or chair. Permission/Medical Forms are required. Parents are welcome to attend the Mass. Please arrive at 8:45 pm. Anyone wishing to help provide snacks or desserts for the retreat, please bring or send them with the youth on Sunday. Sunday, June 26 Special Collection: Peter’s Pence Monday, June 27 7:00 pm: Infant Baptism Class in Fellowship Hall — Parents and Godparents planning a baptism in the next three months are encouraged to attend this class. No Choir Practice Tuesday, June 28 Vocation Retreat (June 28-30) at Christ the King Retreat Center, presented by Seminarians of the Diocese. It is for young men (juniors in high school or older) — a time of prayer, discernment, and fun. FMI call Fr. Barry Mclean @ 651-7500. No cost — your time only!

First Communion Banners and photo CDs are now available for pick-up at the Parish Office.

Thursday, June 30 6:30 pm — Rural Life Mass Seed & Soil, celebrated by Bishop Pfeifer and hosted by St. Mary, Star of the Sea Church with Fr. Wade of Ballinger. It will be held at the Gary & Dinell Jacob Ranch located at 6201 State Hwy 153, Winters. Ribbons & signs will be posted for all to see. A meal will follow Mass. FMI call Deacon Charlie Evans @ 357-4520. Friday, July 1 World Day of Prayer for the Sanctification of Priests, designated by Our Holy Father on the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. This day we review the call to holiness that Christ makes priests through baptism and ordination and pray for this gift of holiness for all priests and seminarians. We also pray for more vocations for priesthood and religious life. Sunday, July 3 Registration for Vacation Bible School after all Masses at St. Ambrose and Holy Family. Pictorial Directory Photo Appointment Sign Up after all Weekend Masses at St. Ambrose & Holy Family.

YOUTH CORNER: I’d like to thank those who were able to attend the Colts baseball

Adoration Chapel

game last Friday. We were treated to quite a game. Also, Phyllis and I would like to thank all who were able to assist us in serving donuts and drinks to all the fathers of our parish, including Fr. Chinna. The donuts left will be taken to the mini retreat this Sunday at the Rocking Chair Ranch. Please take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to learn more about our faith and share in some great fellowship and worship, including some swimming activities and volleyball. This is for all incoming freshmen to outgoing seniors. It begins @ 3:00 pm and ends with Mass beginning at 9:00 pm. All other parishioners are invited to attend the Mass — please be there by 8:45 so there will be no interruptions at the beginning of Mass. Don’t forget to have your permission forms with you IF you did not turn them in by Thursday’s deadline. You will find the forms in the back of church and also available at the Rocking Chair Ranch. The youth group has been asked to prepare, serve and clean up at the VBS Hotdog Lunch on Friday, July 15. Lunch is from 11:30-12:00 noon. We will need students to come to the Parish Hall @ 10:00 am so we can get it set up, prepared and ready to serve by 11:30 am. We have set the date for the annual High School Youth Group Schlitterbahn trip for July 20. Be watching for more details regarding this event. Peace be with you all. ~Deacon Dan

St. Margaret’s Church on Sundays 6:00-7:00 pm:

June 26 Denise Dusek Karen Eggemeyer July 3 Ruby Matschek Tammy Matschek

During this week let us pray Catechists Needed: Co-Teachers are needed for grades 1st , 5th & 11th grades for the especially for our 2011-2012 year. If you are willing to help, please call Sharon Morris @ 651-6578 or Diocesan Dolores Gully @ 651-7616. Seminarian:

Ryan Rojo


July 4: 10:00 am — Wall 4th of July Parade: Begins at the Wall Coop Gin, and ends at the Fire Hall where there will be an Awards ceremony and lunch provided by the Wall Volunteer Fire Dept. Parade entries will be accepted until 9:45 am on July 4th. Entry forms are available at the Wall churches, businesses and the Post Office. All veterans are invited to participate in the parade and are asked check in at the registration table at 9:00 am at the Wall Coop Gin on parade day. FMI contact Chelsea Strube @ 227-7359 or e-mail July 7: Knights of Columbus will meet following the Rosary at 7:45 pm. July 7-10: Teen ACTS for 2011 — This retreat will be held on at Christ the King Retreat Center. The cost of the retreat is $175. Financial aid is available. Registration forms are available in the Church Office. July 9: St. Ambrose Parish Workday: 8:00 am


July 10: Holy Family Building Fund Collection

Key Passage: I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats of this bread will live forever; and the bread that I will give for the life of the world is my flesh. (John 6:51) Adult: What does it mean for you right now to be bread for others as Jesus was? Child: In what ways can Jesus’ presence in the Eucharist help you do good things for others? Reprinted with permission from Heritage of Faith, published by Twenty-Third Publications.

Holy Family Quarterly Profit & Loss Summary REVENUE 7/01/10-3/31/2011 Envelope & Loose plate Receipts Year-to-Date $24,067.00 Total Other Income Year-to-Date (interest, hall rent, festival) $33,220.00 TOTAL INCOME $57,287.00 Budgeted Year-to-Date $47,475.00 Over (Under) Budget $ 9,812.00 EXPENDITURES Operating Expense Year-to-Date Capital Expense Year-to-Date Total Expenses Year-to-Date Budgeted Year-to-Date (Over) Under Budget

$45,151.00 $ 3,368.00 $48,519.00 $52,262.00 $ 3,743.00

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL July 11-15 8:30-11:30 am PANDA MANIA Where God Is Wild About You! Registration after all Masses on St. Ambrose: July 2/3 & 9/10 Holy Family: July 3 Teacher/Station Leaders Work-nights are June 29 and July 6 at 6:30 pm in the meeting room. FMI: Kathy Jones @ 651-9593.

Please Note: Contact ROSA MARTINEZ: 656-7140 to add or remove a person from the Prayer List.

Prayer List: Tony Aguirre, Johnny Barmore, Nick Bartosh, John Paul Basquez, Dorace Beach, Terri Jost Beach, Bobby Bied-

ermann, Martha Lynn Block, Lee Bloodworth, Evelynn Bubenik, Wesley Bump, Terry Cassel, Mario Chavez, Sandy De la Garza, Ross Dutton, Megan Fauley, Brian Foukas, Kervin Frysak, Adeline Fuchs, Carolynn Garcia, Ginger Jo Gerngross, James Glass, Marvin Goetz, Anita & Inocente Gonzales, Inez Gonzales, Gloria Guevara, Martha Gully, Wilbert Gully, Glenn Halfmann, Mary Kay Halfmann, Janet Harris, Irma Hernandez, Bernard Hirt, Victoria Kalina, Florine Kellermeier, Matthew Kerry, Mick Kissko, Tony Knox, Jonathan Leach, Stephanie Lindsey, Antonio Martinez, Charles Matschek, Francisco Mendoza, David McIntyre, Phyllis Meszaros, James Michalewicz, McCall Miller, Earlene Wilde Mokry, Breanne Munn, Gina Muelstein, Keith Nally, Margie Nunez, Linda Patton, Lance Pepper, Lane Pepper, Gary Peters, Lori Potter, Pat Purser, Bacilia & Domingo Ramirez, Armando Reyes, Donnia Robles, Joe Saldaña, Donna Schwertner, Bill Scott, Wayne Smetana, Augustina Solis, Chuck Sonnenberg, Betsy Spencer, Mike St. Clair, Connie Stoneburner, Laura S. Torres, Christy Thomson, Mark Tully, Lindy Walker, Pete Wilde, Caden Williams, Mickey Wright, Terri Young, Fr. Joseph Choutapalli’s Sister, Mary.

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