SIXTHSUNDAYOFEASTER – May13, 2012 Page #160 in “Breaking Bread” PARISHCALENDAR ADMINISTRATION SUNDAY MAY 13 Coffee Social after Morning Masses-7:30, 9:00 & 10:30 am Family Music Rehearsal-PLC-10:30 am Youth Music Rehearsal-Cathedral-4:30 pm TUESDAY MAY 15 Women of the Word Meeting-Becker Center-9:00 am Handbell Choir Rehearsal-PLC-6:45 pm WEDNESDAY MAY 16 Youth High School Meeting-Brinker Rm-7:00pm Choir Rehearsal-PLC-7:15 pm THURSDAY MAY 17 Youth Jr. High School Meeting-Brinker Rm-7:00 pm FRIDAY MAY 18 Friday Morning Scripture-PLC-9:30 am SATURDAY MAY 19 Men’s Bible study-PLC-5:30 pm ADMINISTRATION ~PARISH OPERATIONS FINANCIAL REPORT~ March 2012 Month YTD Actual Operations Revenue Received: Plate: $ 67,533 $ 636,570 Other: $ 47,509 $ 198,156 Total Operations Revenue Received: $115,042 $ 834,726 Actual Paid Operations Expenses: $100,437 $ 826,806 Net Difference (loss) $ 14,605 $ 7,919 Second Collection Revenue Received: $ 5,910 $ 83,504 Actual Paid Operations Expenses are shown for comparison to income. Plate is weekly collection income. Other includes baptisms, funerals, weddings, fundraising, holy day donations, misc. donations, & facility rental income. Second Collection income is paid to other organizations and not used for parish operations. Year to Date (YTD) is the cumulative total for the fiscal year—July 1 through June 30 th. ~ST. EUGENE’S BOOKS & GIFTS~ May Books of the Month - 3 books are on sale at 20% off in May: YOUCAT – a great gift book for recent Confirmation or high school grads. Lives of the Saints – a classic treasury on the lives & legacy of Saints. Those Who Saw Her, Apparitions of Mary – a chronicle of well-known & less-known Virgin Mary appearances around the world. ~VOLUNTEERS NEEDED~ The Book & Gift Shop is looking for a few volunteers to help in the shop. Prior retail experience is preferred. Ability to use a computer is required. Stop by the shop for information and to complete an application. SCHOOL NEWS ~ST. EUGENE’S SUMMER SCHOOL~ St. Eugene’s School is once again offering a summer program for students who are entering first through eighth grades in the fall of 2012. Our summer program is a five-week session beginning Monday, June 18 th and ending Friday, July 20 th . Please call the school office at 545-7252 for more information. ~ST. EUGENE’S CATHEDRAL SCHOOL~ St. Eugene’s Cathedral School is now registering for next year’s Kindergarten – 8 th grades. We offer an excellent academic education with a challenging curriculum integrated with gospel values. Please come by the school office to pick up an application or call 545-7252. The application is also available on our website: www.steugenesch.org. ~ST. EUGENE’S PRESCHOOL~ The preschool is accepting applications for three, four and five year olds for the fall of 2012. Please see Sharry Caesare, our preschool director, or call the preschool office at 528-9133. SPIRITUAL ENRICHMENT CENTER ~SPIRITUAL EXERCISES OF ST. IGNATIUS ~ The Spiritual Enrichment Center invites you to join us for an introductory talk on the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola on Monday, May 21 st in the PLC at 7.30. This presentation is free and open to all. For further information call 546-1781 ~ANNUAL MINISTRY APPEAL REPORT~ Only 302 households from St. Eugene’s are participating in the annual ministry appeal so far. If you haven’t yet pledged or given a donation to the AMA, envelopes are in the church vestibules. If you made a pledge for monthly payments to the 2012 AMA, reminders will be sent to you from the Diocese office. It is very important that these pledges be paid so that our parish will reach and hopefully exceed our goal. Once the pledge payments have exceeded the Diocese goal, all of the additional funds are applied to the parish goal and returned to us for our use. Status report as of 5-4-12: Diocese Goal $63,000 Parish Goal $22,000 Amt Pledged $70,322 Amt Paid $45,819 Remaining Balance $39,181 OUTREACH ~HOST AN EXCHANGE STUDENT~ Educational Homestay Programs wishes to invite all interested St. Eugene’s parishioners, to host an international high school student from June 27th to July 23rd this summer. We have over 150 students coming from Norway, Denmark, Germany, Sweden, Spain, Russia and Italy. Students speak English, come fully insured, and bring their own spending money. Additionally, we will make a $25 donation to St. Eugene’s for every family that signs up! Contact Lisa Breschi at 304-1739 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org ~HOST AN EXCHANGE STUDENT-CETUSA~ CETUSA is a foreign exchange student organization that is looking for a family to open their home to Katherine, a Catholic 17 year old Ecuadorian student. Katherine will arrive in August 2012 to attend the local high school. She is a B student and plays the piano amongst other interests. She comes with her own spending money and insurance. If you could open your heart and home to Katherine or if you would like more information call Emily at 391- 7477 or email Emily.email@example.com.