June 24 , 2012

Most Pure Heart of Mary and Assumption Churches
P. O. Box 156, Chamois, MO 65024
Fr. David Means, Canonical Administrator,

www.MostPureHeart.org and www.AssumptionMorrison.org

church (573) 763-5345, cell (573) 301-0350 email: FrDave@MostPureHeart.org
parish email: mphparish@centurytel.net, rectory office email: mphsec@centurytel.net
Lucy Brenner, R.N., Parish Nurse 573-294-6675

SUNDAY EUCHARIST: Sat 6:00 p.m. at Assumption - Morrison (til October) and
Sun 8:00 a.m. at Most Pure Heart - Chamois (til October)

SUNDAY COLLECTION MOST PURE HEART: $1053.00 Catholic Home Miss $95.00
(April 29, 2012)     Samaritan Center $5.00
 ASSUMPTION: $280.00 Catholic Home Miss $220.00
  Herman Food $18.00 Infirm Priest $20.00


COUNTERS AT ASSUMPTION: 5/5 - Joe Budnik, 5/12 - Danny Lamb, 5/19 - Larry Kuebler, 5/26 Gayle Hackmann

1st Sun–Wilma Trachsel/Dennis Lamb, 2nd Sun–Jerry/Clarine Means, 3rd Sun–Viv/Larry Boss,
4th Sun–Otto/Joni Boss, 5th - Bosses/Means

TUESDAY May 8 8:00 am WEDNESDAY May 9 6:00 pm
Augustine Family Regina M. Stewart
THURSDAY May 10 8:00 am FRIDAY May 11 8:00 am
Jimmy Bax Paul Mehmert
SATURDAY May 12 6:00 pm SUNDAY May 13 8:00 am
For the People Chick Keiholz

**Note Tuesday Mass Time - Just a gentle reminder that Mass on Tuesday will be at 8:00 a.m., with this being the 2nd Tuesday of the month.

                       Most Pure Heart of Mary Church
                                  Dedication Centennial
                                         Sunday, May 6!

Text Box:  “Wow, Most Pure Heart of Mary Church has stood in Chamois for 100 years! What an accomplishment. What a great occasion to celebrate our parish’s existence here in central Missouri for all these years. As we celebrate, let us pray that we will continue to grow in faith and service to God, one another, and our community. A very special thanks to all who worked so hard to make this weekend so special.
     “I look forward to some barbecue on Friday at Assumption and a good game of washers. Hope to see you there.”...Fr. Dave

Text Box:

BBQ/Washer Tourney at Assumption Friday, May 11!
Serving pork steaks, baked beans, slaw & dessert 5:00-8:30 p.m.
Adults/$8, ages 4-8/$4, ages 3 and under/free.
Washers--$5 entry fee, play begins 5:30 p.m., register on-site or call 294-7323.
Prizes for top three teams.

Nursing Home Mass - A Mass will be offered for “Alice Hustedde” on Tuesday, May 8, at 9:30 a.m. at Frene Valley Nursing Home in Hermann.  Everyone is welcome to attend.

Reception for Graduates - Sunday, May 20, in MPH hall after 8:00 a.m. Mass.  Everyone is invited to celebrate with and congratulate our graduates!

Health and Wellness Fair - Thursday, May 10, from 2:00-7:00 p.m. at Chamois School.  Free child well checks, immunizations, medical screenings, dental checks, sports physicals, community resources, activities for kids, door prizes, food.  Preregistration requested (registration forms can be picked up at the Chamois school offices, Main Street Market, and Heritage Bank).  More info on poster in back of Assumption Church or at Heritage Bank.

Financial Stewardship
  St. Mary’s Assumption
Offertory budget 7/1/11-6/30/12 $43,160.00 $33,020.00
Budget goal per month $3,597.00 $2,750.00
Weekly goal $830.00 $635.00
Collection - April 1 $1,457 $357
April 8 $760 $775
April 15 $541 $496
April 22 $301 $582
April 29 $1,053 $280
To date for April $4,112 $2,490
Offertory budget goal 7/1/11-4/29/12 $36,5200.00 $27,940.00
Sunday collection 7/1/11-4/29/12 $39,618.00 $25,993.00
Difference $3,098.00 -$1,947.00

? Of the Week - How does your own connection to Christ, the vine, affect your daily life?

Pro-Life Rosary - Monday, May 7, at 9:00 a.m. in MPH church.

MPH Hall Cleaners for May - Doug & Cindy Sieg, Josie Lamb.

Bookmobile coming to Chamois Monday, May 7, 4:15-5:30 p.m. at Main Street Market.

Thanks a million, for all the flowers, gifts, birthday cards, phone calls, and best wishes that I received for my 90th birthday.  Many thanks to all the parishioners of Assumption parish, for baking the cakes.  It was awesome; it was quite a surprise.  Thanks to everyone who attended the reception.  We all had a wonderful time.  God bless you all.”...Edna Rost

Mass at Starkenburg Shrine - Tuesday, May 8, at noon.  Sacrament of Reconciliation at 11:15 a.m., Rosary 11:40 a.m. 

Stewardship Quote - "Those who have faith in Me will do the works I do, and far greater than these," Jesus tells His disciples. That's quite an assignment for us as Christian stewards!

Calendar of Parish Events - May

May     - AS Hermann Food Pantry Coll
- MPH Good Shepherd Cntr Coll
May 6  - MPH Centennial
May 7  - Pro-Life Rosary MPH 9 AM
May 11 - AS BBQ/Washer Tourney
May 20 - Rcptn for Graduates
May 24 - MPH Liturgy Committee Mtg
May 26/27 - Comm & Ed Coll