July 6 - 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time, 2014

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: SUN 8:00 a.m. at Most Pure Heart - Chamois and
Sat 6:00 p.m. at Assumption - Morrison (changed April 5/6!)

June 29, 2014     Cath MO $14.00
  ASSUMPTION: $816.00 Cath MO $42.00
  Special Offering $175.00 Food Pantry $29.00



7/5--Gayle Hackmann, 7/12--Gary Seifert, 7/19--Joe Budnik, 7/26--Danny Lamb


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


      Friday July 11 communion service 8:30 am
Saturday July 12 6:00 pm Sunday July 13 8:00 am
Clarence A. Schneider For the People

Immense Thanks to Fr. George Kremer for offering weekend Masses for us while Fr. Dave was on pilgrimage.  Thank you, Fr. George!  May God bless you!

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

Camp Hope “SonTreasure Island” Coming Soon! – July 14-18 for grades K-6 (grandkids welcome also) at MPH!  Papers have been sent & extras are in back of church if needed.  If more forms are needed or if any questions, call Doris Rost 294-7333 or the parish office.

Assumption Fundraising Meeting to plan Fall Supper – Tuesday, July 8, at 6:30 p.m.

Urge Governor Nixon to Halt the Execution! - The state of Missouri is set to execute John Middleton on July 16.   Middleton was convicted of three murders in a meth drug ring in northern Missouri in 1995.  Newly discovered evidence in the last few months raises doubts of his involvement in these murders.  MO Catholic Conference asks that you contact Governor Nixon by email (https://governor.mo.gov/get-involved/contact-the-governors-office) or by calling his office at 573-751-3222 and ask him to halt Middleton's execution and convene a Board of Inquiry to examine the new claims raised

Osage County Historical Society Civil War Sampler Quilt contains a Monkey Wrench quilt block contributed by MPH.  Presentations about the quilt – stories about the quilt blocks and a brief history of the churches (including MPH) – are being held July 8 (Tuesday evening) at 7:00 p.m. and July 13 (Sunday afternoon) at 2:00 p.m. at the Cultural Heritage Center in Linn.  For more info, visit www.osagecounty.org or call 897-2932.

Financial Stewardship
  St. Mary’s Assumption
Offertory budget 7/1/13-6/30/14 $46,800.00 $30,524.00
Budget goal per month $3,900.00 $2,544.00
Weekly goal $900.00 $587.00
Collection - June1 $1,462 $325
June 8 $556 $1,011
June 15 $383 $195
June 22 $882 $791
June 29 $79 $816
To date for June $3,362 $3,138
Offertory budget goal 7/1/13-6/29/14 $46,800 $30,524
Sunday collection 7/1/13-6/29/14 $49,624 $33,496
Difference $2,824 $2,972

Question of the Week – As you go about your daily life, dying in love for others, how do you experience Christ giving you consolation and peace?

Knights of Columbus Meeting – Monday, July 7, at 7:00 p.m. in Morrison CANCELLED!

Mass at Starkenburg Shrine – Tuesday, July 8, at noon.

Thank You from Hermann Food Pantry and Good Shepherd Center for your generosity and support!

Job Openings at Scholastiac.  If interested, see poster in back of church.

Knock Cancer Out! Fundraiser (in loving memory of JoAnn Backes) – July 19 at Thriftway in Linn 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (selling pork burgers and t-shirts, and silent auction). Portion of proceeds donated to The Community Breast Cancer Care Project; other portion used for medical expenses and bills. For more info, call Madison Backes 573-690-1027.

Events Elsewhere – 1) Summer Dinner at St. Alexander’s Church in Belle July 13, 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.  2) Picnic at St. Cecilia parish in Meta July 13, 11:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.





Calendar of Parish Events - July
July 7   - Pro-Life Rosary MPH 9 AM
             - K of C Mtg CANCELLED!
July 8  - AS Fundraising Mtg
July 14-18 – Camp Hope

July 19/20 – Peru/Latin Am Coll

Blood Drives – 1) Tues., July 8, from 3:00-7:00 p.m. at Loose Creek Community Center.  Call 1-800-733-2767 to make an appointment, or visit redcrossblood.org. 2) Monday, July 14, from 3:00-7:00 p.m. at St. John UCC in Chamois.  Call 1-800-733-2767 to make an appointment, or search online for sponsor code StJohnUCCChamois.