Blessed Sacrament Chapel is celebrating 70 years since the beginning of the parish. Some of you have been part of the history of the parish. We especially invite you to come back and celebrate with us. We also want to invite the other members of Precious Blood who can join us for our 10:00am liturgy on Sunday, June 24th. This will be followed by a meal. It would be helpful to us if you let us know that you are coming. If you decide at the last minute, you are more than welcome. firstname.lastname@example.org
UPCOMING PARISH PICNICS
June 30th - St Mary Magdalene - 4:00pm
July 14th - St. Alphonsus - 4:00pm
July 21st - St. Peter of Alcantara - 4:00pm
Enrollment in Owensboro Catholic Schools is still possible. Offering faith, values, academics, athletics and so much more. We encourage you to discover for yourself the Aces advantage! Contact Keith Osborne at (270) 686-8896
Boys Football Camp - June 21-22 for any boy entering Grades 1st-8th
Boys Basketball Camp - July 16-19
HOLIDAY WORLD TRIP
This year's Confirmation/Servers Trip to Holiday World will be Thursday, June 21st. We will leave from Precious Blood's parking lot at 8:30am. We will arrive back at Precious Blood around 7:00pm. Permission forms are due back by June 19th. You will need spending money for food, games and souvenirs. Admission to the park will be taken care of by the Parish.
Drivers' Needed: Please contact Sr. Rosanne at the Parish Office. (270) 684-6888 or email@example.com if interested.
Requirements for Drivers to obtain a ticket from the Parish:
* Must be 21 years or older
* Must have up to date background check with the Diocese. (We have these on file at our Parish Office)
* Must have Safe Environment or "SHIELD THE VULNERABLE" program completed and up to date. (We have these on file in our Parish Office)
* Must take at least 3 Confirmation Students or Servers in your vehicle
* Must have a seat belt for every passenger in your vehicle
* Must have proof of insurance
RELIGIOUS FREEDOM WEEK
People of faith are committed to serving others in God's love in healthcare, child welfare, migration and refugee resettlement, education and more. Religious freedom protects the space in which we can continue to serve. Religious Freedom Week begins June 22nd, the Feast of Sts. Thomas More & John Fisher. Join Catholics across the country to pray and act for the freedom to serve faithfully and with integrity. Learn more at www.usccb.org/ReligiousFreedomWeek
ST. BENEDICT'S 3RD ANNUAL GOLF SCRAMBLE
You are invited to take part in the St. Benedict's 3rd Annual Golf Scramble Fundraiser at Panther Creek Golf Club on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 8:00am. Cost is $300 per team or $75 per individual (Be assigned to a team) Come and enjoy the fun and a chance to win. 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Prize, Silent Auction, Lunch/Drinks Provided, Door Prizes, Hole Prizes.
PRECIOUS BLOOD VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
Vacation Bible School will be held June 25-29, 8:30am - Noon in the Parish Hall, for children in Pre-K to Grade 6. The theme is "A Journey With Brother Francis" Breakfast will be served at 8:30am and lunch at 11:30am. These meals are being offered to any children under 18 through the Catholic School System Feeding Program. For more information, please call Sr. Rosanne at (270) 684-6888
The Ursuline Sisters of Mount St. Joseph invite the public to join them for Eucharistic Adoration on the second Sunday of each month from 4:00-5:00pm at the Motherhouse Chapel. Adoration concludes with evening prayer. Upcoming dates are July 8 and August 12. The Ursuline Sisters also have Adoration that is open to the public on Fridays from 3:00pm - 5:00pm
ANNUAL RIGHT TO LIFE GOLF SCRAMBLE
The Right to Life Golf Scramble will be held on Saturday, July 14th at Ben Hawes Golf Course. $200 per team/$50 per person. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Award ceremony to conclude the event. Come Golf "Fore" Life. For more information, please contact the Right to Life Office at (270) 685-4922
Join Fr. Bruce Fogle on a Marian Pilgrimage. July 16-19, 2018 to Chicago and Wisconsin. 4 DAYS with Daily Mass, also time for adoration, confession and rosary. We will tour: The National Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help (the only approved apparition site of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the USA); the Basilica and National Shrine of Mary Help of Christians at the Holy Hill; the National Shrine of St. Maximilian Kolbe at Marytown; and the beautiful St. Mary of the Angels Church in Chicago. $599 per person. Bus leaves from St. John the Evangelist in Paducah. Contact Faith in Travel at (270) 389-1002 or firstname.lastname@example.org
YOUNG ADULT RETREAT
There will be a Young Adult Retreat Day at the Passionist Monastery on July 28th from 9:30am to 7:30pm. We encourage any Young Adults to attend this day of prayer, reflections, and relaxation. Cost is $25. You can sign up on the Diocese of Owensboro Young Adult Ministry Facebook page.
Will you be a high school sophomore, junior or senior next year? Do you hear Jesus' call to love? Do you want to lead change for good? Do you want to make lifelong friends? If so, then Brescia University's "Living & Leading with Love" (L3) High School Youth Theology Institute, is for you! Beginning July 28th. For more info or to apply now go to www.brescia.edu/L3 or contact Dr. Emily DeMoor at (270) 686-4229, email@example.com
Registration due May 31, 2018
FAMILY DAY AT GASPER RIVER
The Office of Marriage and Family Life is sponsoring "Family Day at Gasper" Sunday, August 19, 2018. 10:00am-5:30pm. Relax, Have fun. Laugh together. And go to Mass in your hiking boots.
The theme will be "Encountering Jesus in the Eucharist" with activities, reflections by Fr. Mike Williams, and closing Mass with Bishop Medley.
BRANSON "SHOWTIME" FEATURING GARY LEWIS & THE PLAYBOYS
The Office of Stewardship and Development in conjunction with Faith in Travel are sponsoring the following trip to Branson, Missouri: 4 days/Aug 29-Sept 1st. Six Shows & Nine Meals included - $799.00 per person. This trip will be sure to bring out the oldies but goodies memories with six of the best shows: Rick Thomas Illusionist, Titanic, Showboat Branson Belle Southern Gospel Cruise, Hot Rod n High Heels, Clay Cooper and the fabulous Gary Lewis & The Playboys! (Remember This Diamond Ring and many more!) Enjoy your chartered comfortable bus ride, beautiful hotel accommodations and nine delicious meals! (Includes an extra surprise top attraction) Bus will leave from Owensboro, second pick up based on traveler's locations. For more info contact: Faith in Travel (270) 389-1002 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Deposit due by June 20th. Call early to hold reservation. Insurance available
EASTBRIDGE ARTS FESTIVAL @ THE MOUNT
Mark your calendars for the Sept. 8-9 Eastbridge Arts Festival @ The Mount! The former EastBridge Art Festival that began in downtown Owensboro now becomes a new event at Maple Mount to benefit the Ursuline Sisters, sure to be a fun time for devoted fans and all who love coming to Maple Mount. Booths are open Saturday from 10:00am - 6:00pm and Sunday 10:00am - 5:00pm. The Ursuline Sisters will be selling quilts, jams and jellies as well as $5.00 tickets for their $10,000.00 Grand Raffle. Booth spaces for artists and food and souvenir vendors are available. Apply online at www.eastbridge-at-themount.com or call (270) 973-1810. Booth space deadline is June 1st. Applications received after the deadline are subject to additional charge.