Website updated on: 10/16/2014
Parish-Wide Visioning Meetings Rescheduled
Due to the Royals making it to the World Series, the Parish-Wide Visioning Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, October 21st has been rescheduled to Tuesday, November 4th. In order to ensure that the two meetings are held relatively close together, it has also been decided to reschedule this Sunday's meeting (October 17th) to Sunday,
All parishioners are encouraged to join us for our upcoming
Parish Visioning Meetings:
o Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 7:00pm in Seton Hall
o Sunday, November 9th, 2014, 11:30am in Seton Hall
At these meetings our committee and consultant will present the highlights of our survey results and invite us all to process the results both in small and large group formats.
Parish Visioning Overview (click here)
Fr. Haskamp's homily announcing the visioniong process (click here)
* The first minute or so of the homily was not recorded. During those first few minutes, Fr. Greg mentions that 25% of our parish families are new within the past three years, while 75% of our parishioners have been here for a longer period of time. (click here to hear the rest of his message)
October 19th Bulletin (click here)
For updates on: Parish Visioning Meetings(RESCHEDULED), Confirmation 2015, RCIA, FIRE-United Way, Child Care at 10:00 am Mass, El Salvador, St. Elizabeth Food Pantry, New Bumper Stickers! Area News & more!!!
Hall of Fame 2015 - November 15, 2014
Class of 2015 Honorees: Barb Daniels & Ann Halpin,
Msgr. Robert Gregory, Gretel Harper and David & Mary Leigh Krull
Hall of Fame Event Information and RSVP (click here)
Heritage Fund Donation Link (click here)
Homilies- Audio Version
School Mass - 10/15/2014
Weekend Mass - 10/13/2014
School Mass - 10/8/2014
Weekend Mass - 10/5/2014
School Mass - 10/1/2014
School Mass - 9/23/2014
Weekend Mass - 9/21/2014
School Mass - 9/17/2014
Weekend Mass - 9/14/2014
School Mass - 9/10/2014
Weekend Mass - 9/7/2014
School Mass - 9/3/2014
Weekend Mass - 8/31/2014
School Mass - 8/27/2014
School Mass - 8/20/2014
Weekend Mass - 8/16-17/2014
Parish By The Numbers: click here
Stewardship Campaign 2014
A Community Rooted in Loving Service
"We are called to use our gifts in loving service." - Matthew 25:40
Electronic version of Stewardship Packet:
Letter From Fr. Greg Haskamp
Treasure Commitment Card
Online Treasure Commitment Card
Time & Talent Commitment Card
Online Time & Talent Commitment Card
State of the Parish Presentation
Commitment Sunday Slide Show
School Fact Sheet - click here
October is dedicated to the Holy Rosary (click here)
Adult Faith Formation: Catholicism Series
October 23, 7:00 pm Seton Hall : The Teachings of Jesus
Please join us as we continue our viewing and discussion of the Fr. Robert Barron Catholicism series.
For information on dates and times (click here)
Priesthood Sunday- Thank you Fr. Haskamp!!!
To celebrate Priesthood Sunday please bring a card, or a note to thank Fr. Haskamp for all he does for our parish. Cards can be dropped off this week at the Parish office or put in the designated baskets in the church next weekend.
Calling all adults!
The Adult Faith Formation ministry is putting together an Advent booklet of Scripture reflections written by our own parishioners. To find out more information (click here)
St. Elizabeth Bag Toss Tournament-Gym
All tournament spots are filled but ALL are encouraged to come for the fun!! For $15 you will get beer, wine, soda, water, Sarpino's Pizza, snacks and a raffle ticket. Gym doors open at 5, games begin at 6. TV's will show the World Series! All money raised goes to support the St. E's in the Key's Auction!
Men's Christ Renews His Parish (CRHP)
November 1st & 2nd
To sign up click in the CRHP link on the right or contact Todd Romine at email@example.com
Parish Pot Luck
with Scholarship students from El Salvador
November 5th 6-8 pm in Seton Hall
All parishioners are welcome to join us as we welcome two of our scholarship students from El Salvador.
El Salvador Craft Sale - November 8/9 After All Masses
Parents and teens, it's that time
of year to begin thinking about confirmation preparation! The traditional grade
to receive the sacrament at St. Elizabeth is sophmore year but any student that
is at least a freshman or 18 and under are welcome to join!
Click here to find out about Parent
Information and Sponsor meetings.
2015 March for
January 20-23, 2015
Registration is now open!
For information, agenda, & registration (click
PARISH NEWS & NOTES
Fill the Parish Freezer!
For more information (click here)
El Salvador Scholarship Program
Brochure for the Scholarship Program (click here)
For more information contact Katie in the Parish Office.
Funeral Reception Committee
Click on the "Funeral Serving Team" link on the left for more information
Parish Town Hall Meeting Notes
Planned Giving Information (click here)
Over the years, we have been fortunate to receive donations in the form of bequests, mutual fun shares, gifts of securities, gifts of life insurance, and charitable gift annuities. For more information about planned giving opportunities, please visit the website or contact Carrie Madden in the Carrie Madden - 300-0755 or firstname.lastname@example.org
SCHOOL NEWS & NOTES
St. Elizabeth Athletics
for information on Fall sports click here
Protecting God's Children Workshops
Required for all parishioners working with our children (more info)
You can purchase trash bags year round in the PMC
and school office.
St. Elizabeth School Spirit Wear
Completed order forms can be turned into the school office (click here)
Everyone has a different story about why they are called to be a Christian steward... click on the links below to read a few from our parishioners.
"That does not sound like you."
"It's just what we do for family."
"It started with a valentine."
"God is the main Head Coach."
"Experience that awesome feeling that comes with being part of something bigger than ourselve.s"
"It is not an obligation to us. It is a privilege."
"How shall we make a return to the Lord for all the good He has done for us?"
"God prepared this house for us."
“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait single moment before starting to change the world.”
"A Volleyball Match, a Pocket Knife and a T-shirt."
Seven Secrets of Successful Stewards (click here)
Keynote address 2011 Region IX Stewardship Conference
Father Jim Golka (Pastor,St. Patrick Church, Diocese of Grand Island, Nebraska) gives an humorous, inspirational and
thought-provoking perspective on stewardship. Enjoy!