THE RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION FOR ADULTS
For schedule dates of topics please see the Calendar, or click here.
Call Deacon Adair at 330-283-4983 to inquire and register.
Don't forget to visit the Photo Album, on the web site, as we update and add photos taken of years past.
FIRST FRIDAY ADORATION:
8:30 AM till 10:00 AM - Come spend some quality time with Our Lord.
Please join us in experiencing the inner peace gained in prayer to our Lady. The Divine Healing Rosary is held the First Monday of the Month in the church at 7:00PM. Please mark your calendars, we would love to see you there! Any questions please contact Maryann Henry at 330-607-5384 or email at: mahenry@GuardianAngels-Copley.org.
Appalachia Service Project
• For information on ASP contact Bob Pfeiffer at email@example.com or call H. 330-666-4016 or C. 330-603-9976
Angels in Blue Jeans - Donations
If you are still interested in donating, please make out your checks to “Angels in Blue Jeans” (ABJ) and use the ABJ envelopes found in the rear of the church.
Thank you for your continued generosity for these projects!
• For information on ABJ contact Wes Henry at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 330-607-5640
On-Line Prayer Group
If you have any prayer requests or you would like to be added to the Prayer Group, please contact Maryann Henry at 330-607-5384 or email at: mahenry@GuardianAngels-Copley.org. You may also call the church at 330-666-1373 and leave a message.
Bringing in canned goods, staple products and using the Red Bordered envelopes in your monthly packet are great ways to help the needy in our community. FOOD SUNDAY is the third Sunday of every month, please consider donating. All collections of food go to either the Copley Outreach Center or the Good Samaritan Hunger Center. Every little bit helps!
Don't forget to check the Bulletin for other events in our area.
Deacon Adair will be conducting a third and last updated training session on Sunday, Dec. 2nd after the 9:00am Mass for ALL Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist that have NOT attended the Aug. or Sept. sessions. This is a Diocesan required training which also includes parish
specific guidelines which will allow everyone to understand the norms and rules of administering Communion to our parish. Whether you are a new minister or one having served for years, you are strongly urged to attend. If you can’t attend this last session please contact Deacon Adair at the Rectory 330-666-1373.
THE 27th ANNUAL HOME RUN FOR THE HOMELESS
Gennesaret’s annual benefit race for then homeless will be held at 419 W. Exchange Street in Akron on Thanksgiving Day, November 22nd. Gennesaret is all volunteer, having no paid staff, and serves poor families and individuals via the Gennesaret Family Nutritional Center on the west side of Akron where there exists the greatest need. A side note, the president/founder and the vice president are Roman Catholic Lay Missionaries of Charity of St. Teresa of Calcutta. For more info: https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Akron/
THE GIVING TREE
We will once again have our “Giving Tree” at the entrance to the church beginning Nov. 24th through Dec. 2nd. Each gift tag on the tree has a child’s information to help guide you in your shopping. The children we support are from the Barberton Head Start program as well as Embrace Clinic & Care Center (Pregnancy Center). Please consider purchasing clothing and a toy or book.
PLEASE Note; the child’s tag must be attached to the gift securely. The last day to bring gifts is Sunday, Dec. 9th.
THE MARY KALLAI MEMORIAL
“BREAKFAST WITH SANTA”
Please join us on Saturday, Dec. 1st at 9:00am. Children of all ages are welcome with an adult. Enjoy breakfast, crafts, carols and photos with
Santa! Price of Admission: 1 canned food item for Copley Outreach. You may sign-up to attend Santa’s breakfast in the church foyer on:
Nov. 10-11, and 17-18.
The next class is Nov. 11thafter the11am Mass in the Cry Room.
Please call Pat or Bob Witschey at 330-334-4723 if you plan to attend this next mandatory class.
BISHOP ROBERT BARRON’S “THE MASS”
Hosted by Deacon Robin Adair
Although we started these sessions Wednesday, Oct. 17th, it is still not too late to join us in this presentation, hosted by Deacon Adair over 4 more Wednesdays from 6:30 to 8:00pm in the Parish Hall.
PROGRAM CHANGE - PLEASE NOTE:
Due to the last Wednesday class inconveniently landing on the night before Thanksgiving, it has been decided to postpone this last session of
“The Mass”until the following week on Wednesday November 28th
ALTAR SOCIETY COMMITTEES
Men and women, you are needed for these committees to help with special events we plan each year. If you could volunteer for more than one, it would be greatly appreciated. Please email Shirley Hoefle to sign up at: email@example.com.
1) WARM HEARTS
2) GIVING TREE
3) CHURCH DECORATING
4) BREAKFAST with SANTA
5) CHANGING MISSALS
6) LENTEN SUPPER
7) CHURCH PICNIC