LATEST NEWS FROM SPX- STICKNEY
Pray for our Men & Women who are in the Armed Forces
Fr. Chris Doering
From the Pastor
Fr. Tony & our Deacons are available to come to your home and listen to your views and faith experience or just to stop in and introduce themselves to you, bless your home or pray with you. If you are interested please contact the rectory 708-484-7951 and set up a date for a Monday evening about 7:00PM.
The parish office has moved to the church/school building and is open Monday through Friday 8:30AM to 1:00PM.
The Manna Group Scrip Program
Is starting at SPX. Please purchase your gift cards. Orders due 12/14 & 12/15. Pick up is 12/21 & 12/22 after all the Masses. For Order Form click on MemberRegistration.
50/50 Split the Pot Raffle
Starting the weekend of August 31st & September 1st after all of the Masses. We will be selling 1,000 tickets at a time and this will be an ongoing raffle. The cost for a ticket is $1.00. A winner will be drawn after each 1,000 tickets are sold and you will have a chance to win $500.00 after each roll. The winning ticket will be drawn the week after all of the tickets have been sold. Please hold on to all of your ticket stubs. The winner will have 30 days to claim the $500.00 & must present their ticket stub. The winning ticket number will be posted in the church bulletin, on SPX web, and in the church foyer. If the prize has not been claimed within 30 days the money will go to SPX. For a few dollars a week you have a chance to win some nice cash and also help the church pay our debt. Thank you!
White Winning Ticket 0289066 - Winner Joann Krejca
Green Winning Ticket 0104023 - Winner Helen Cermak
Pink Winning Ticket 0166944 - Winner Ed Kolasinski
Orange Winning Ticket - 0687474 Winner Carol Lewand
SPX CCW CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION
Sunday, December 8th @ Noon
McCook Family Restaurant
8300 W. Joliet Road McCook
Family Style Menu
Price $12.00 Members $16.00 Guests
Reservations due on Sunday, December 1st
Place in collection basket or contact Maryanne 708-749-2433
We will hold a "Cookie Exchange" at our party.
Please bring 3 dozen of your favorite cookies if you wish to participate.
We will be collecting pajamas for the children in our community. Please bring NEW pajamas for Boys & Girls ages 2-18. Please deposit the new pajamas in the box located in the foyer, on or before December 8th.
BREAKFAST WITH ST. NICK
Sunday, December 8th 7:30AM - 12:30PM
Delicious food, raffles after both Masses, music, children's activities, games, pictures with St. Nick, face painting, children's tattoos and more! $5 for adults & children
Children 4 & under are free.
For more information contact Sheri at 708-484-5826.
Doors open at 3:45p.m. ~ Games begin at 6:45p.m.
Current Lightning Jackpot = $3,300.00
In addition to regular games of BINGO, we also offer the following: Bullseye Raffle, Tri-Card Raffle, Lightning, Split-the-Pot, Pull-Tabs, Three Weekly Door Prizes, Monthly Attendance Raffle for a $25 Jewel-Osco Gift Card, Food and Three $500 Games!!
Orders due: Sunday, December 15th
Internet orders due: Monday, December 16th
Pick-up: Thursday, December 19th 4:30-5:30pm in the church foyer
The Family Assistance Ministry
Please place your donations in the Family Assistance box located in the church foyer. We accept all nonperishable food items, paper products and personal care items. We are in need of peanut butter, jelly, coffe, tea, instant potatoes, bar soap, shampoo, and conditioner.
Our new Missalettes have arrived and we will begin using them at the December 2, 5:00PM Vigil of the First Sunday of Advent. You are invited to dedicate a Missalette in the name of a loved one or commemorate a special event.
Suggested reasons to dedicate a Missalette
Deceased family member or friend
For a donation of $20 a book plate will be placed on the front cover of each dedicated Missalette. Dedicated Missalettes will be placed in the pew of your choice. They will not be placed on the book racks. Your donation will help defray the cost of the new Missalettes. We thank you for your support. Fill out the "Missalette Dedication Request" form in the bulletin and place it in the collection basket or mail it to the parish office at 4300 S. Oak Park Avenue, Stickney, IL 60402.
Spring Cleaning Season is here…so let’s GO GREEN together! Unclutter now by depositing your recyclable paper items in our bin on 43rd & Grove.
Office paper (colored too)
Soft cover books
NO CARDBOARD - NO PHONE BOOKS
Remember--every ton counts!