Parish Happenings

Click here … St. Benedict Parish Bulletins for more Parish Happenings and information.   

SHOES for the CHILDREN

Now through June 7th

We are still collecting NEW shoes for the refugee children in Clarkston, GA.  These are the families that the Sisters of Charity serve.  All Kinds of NEW children’s shoes are accepted.  Click HERE to see the flyer and shoe chart for sizes needed.  Drop off in PLC.

We have collected 300 pairs so far, THANK YOU!  See our progress!


 

St. Benedict’s Rocky Railway VBS

Cancelled.

Calling all campers! Camper ages are 3 years old and potty trained up to rising 5th graders.

 


Blood Drive scheduled for May 17 is cancelled but you can still help!

Urgent blood donations are needed during this pandemic.  If you are able to donate blood please click HERE to find a local blood donation drive near you.

Your donation could save someone’s life!


Surge of the Heart

Postponed.

Jon Leonetti is a nationally known Catholic Speaker, best-selling author and radio host who conveys a message of lasting fulfillment in Jesus Christ.  Jon will be offering a three-part segment at St. Benedict touching on Who is God and Why That Matters, God’s Dream For Your Life, and Living God’s Dream.  Click HERE for more details.

Join us for this three-part segment and discover the freedom that Christ offers by way of His life and love!


Senior Spring Luncheon

Postponed – Date to be determined

St. Benedict Seniors are invited to our Senior Spring Luncheon!  Please RSVP by April 14th to Linda at 404-519-8076 or Cynthia 303-249-4354.  Host Families are needed.  See the Senior Spring Luncheon Flier for more information.

Please join us for Lunch & Laughs!


Rosaries for Our Clergy

The St. Benedict Knights of Columbus ask you to join in praying rosaries for our beloved priests and deacons throughout 2020, on their Ordination Day anniversaries.  Click HERE for the schedule and sign-up for a time slot to pray for their well-being, their ministry, and their intentions!

Let’s show our clergy how many prayer warriors they have praying for them!


St. Benedict Habitat for Humanity

Postponed

Volunteers are needed for House #22!  The work will be done on Saturdays now thru April 4th from 7am – 3pm.  This is a wonderful Lenten activity for families, ages 16 and older.  Click HERE for more details and to sign up to volunteer!

Questions can be directed to Rob Marino at rob@normar.com


 

Singles and Married Couple are invited to join us…

Please RSVP Joan at jtammetta@gmail.com for more info.


Connecting Girls to Christ with BLAZE!

Attention 7th & 8th Grade Girls-this NEW ministry is just for you! BLAZE was created to counteract the way our society drives girls to question their identity, worth and beauty.  Sessions begin in December.

Click here for the Blaze Flier , Click HERE to register.


VIRTUS: Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Education for Adults

Who should attend VIRTUS? This program is mandatory for ALL adult (18 +) staff & volunteers who work with children, youth or vulnerable individuals, including: Vacation Bible School volunteers, mission trip participants, core teen volunteers, catechists, and other ministries. The VIRTUS Protecting God’s Children training program is open to ALL parishioners.  Parents of children between birth and 17 years are encouraged to attend to gain valuable information on how to protect children. This session will help you to recognize potential victims, as well as possible abusers.
To Register contact: Rosemarie Turner at: rturner@stbenedict.net


Upcoming Teen Events… click HERE.


Archbishop’s 2020 Annual Appeal
To donate online click here: https://appeal.archatl.com/


Click here for: 2020 Second Collection Schedule at Mass


Papal Publication regarding Cremation & Burial