Parish News

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TO CONTACT THE CHURCH OFFICE
Please feel free to phone at 859-431- 1773 or email Fr. Ivan at [email protected], or email Sarah Kunath at [email protected].

OFFICE HOURS
The Parish Office will be open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday: 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

BULLETIN DEADLINE
If you have an item that needs published in the bulletin, call or email the parish office: 859-431-1773, [email protected].  If you have any items to be considered for the weekly bulletin, the deadline is Tuesday by 11:00 a.m.

DON’T FORGET TO UPDATE YOUR PARISH RECORDS
If your contact information, especially phone number and email, has changed, please notify the parish office at 859-431-1773 or [email protected].

2022 DPAA FUNDRAISER
We have over $37,000.00 in pledges and have collected more than $24,000.00! By continuing to donate to the DPAA drive, we will be making our church beautiful! We are putting everything over the goal of $21,300.00 towards renovating the sanctuary. Please remember to mark Saint Anthony as your parish.

HELP FAMILIES WHOSE HOMES BURNED
We can help the Ramirez and Aguilar families by donating furniture items that were lost in the fire.
• The Ramirez family have four children, aged 5-15 years old. They need four beds, one dining table, kitchen utensils, and a T.V.
• The Aguilar family needs four beds and one bed for a child, one kitchen table, and six chairs for the table.
Both families would appreciate furniture in general to organize their new homes. Contact the church office or Fr. Ivan to arrange pick-up!

ONLINE GIVING
Starting in July, Saint Anthony will offer the option of online giving! Parishioners will be able to automate their giving, use a credit or debit card, and even give towards special collections! Please look for more information in the coming weeks!

ST. ANTHONY AND FR. IVAN NEEDS YOU!
As our parish rejuvenates from last year’s challenges, we are updating many of our ministries while maintaining our intimate, faithful community. There are so many opportunities for you to share your time and talents to serve God and your parish. Those opportunities include: serving on Parish Council, the Finance Committee, Rosary devotion, Ushers, Greeters, along with other things you might be interested in. If you have any questions or wish to volunteer, you can call the office at 859-431-1773 or send an email to [email protected]. If you would prefer, you can also go to our website and sign up using the drop-down list, “Volunteer List Sign-Sheet.”

ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT
Every Thursday from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
Come spend time with Jesus. Our Lord welcomes you whenever you are available. We also always need to keep Jesus company during Adoration! If you want to sign up for a 30-minute slot, contact Teresa Manczyk at 859-802-9209 or email the parish secretary at [email protected].

REQUEST MASSES
Show love and support for your friends and family – living or deceased, in celebration or tribulation – by requesting a Mass to be said in their honor. Just call the Parish Office, send an email to [email protected], or use a memorial envelope at the back of church. 

PRAY FOR THE SICK AND HOMEBOUND
If you know of anyone else in the parish who is sick and/or homebound (or on here by mistake), please call the Parish Office and let us know, so we can all pray for them (or correct the bulletin). If you know of anyone on the list that has improved, please let us know so we can Thank the Lord!
Anastasia (Toddler) 
Peg Ackermann
Baby Bruce
Matt Cheek
Judy Dornbusch
Elizabeth (Anita Rice’s Granddaughter)
Rob Feldman
Ann Marie Goedde
Maria Gonzalez
Ken Huffman
Janet Jordan
Richard Keener
Lorain Kloenne
Larry Krech
Jack Landers
Amy Lenihan
Rachel
Sr. Maria Grace Reis, C.P
Jeanette Ruebusch
Glenn Schmidt
Jenny Settlemoir
Lois Spenlau
Mike Spenlau
Dan Stewart
Erin Tepe
Sean Timmerding
Larry Vogelpohl
Jack Werff
George Wesselman
Aimee Wesselman

VISITING THE SICK AND HOMEBOUND
Due to privacy laws, we are no longer automatically notified unless someone tells us. Please be sure to let Fr. Ivan or the Parish office know if you know of someone who needs this special care; email Fr. Ivan at [email protected], email Sarah at [email protected] or phone the office at 431-1773 or Fr. Ivan directly at 606-584-1475.

CHECK OUT THE ST. ANTHONY WEB PAGE!
https://www.saintanthonytaylormill.org/
Not only can you find the latest events in the church and school, ministry schedules and readings; you can register for the parish if you have not done so (see the join our parish link). There is also a link for spiritual growth that contains several items including the sacraments. Our Web page is a fabulous resource for everyone to stay in touch with what's going on in our community.

*** RECONCILIATION *** Saturday 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

RECITATION OF THE HOLY ROSARY
30 minutes prior to each Mass in church

THE ST. VINCENT DE PAUL COLLECTION
1st weekend of the Month
July 2 & 3, 2022 
Outside of the church doors after all Masses. Please be Generous!

NO DAILY MASS JULY 11TH-15TH
There is no daily Mass or Adoration July 11th15th, as Father Ivan will be out of town. Thank you for understanding!

SOCIAL ACTION
2nd Wednesday of the Month
July 13, 2022
Serving food at the Madison Avenue Christian Church. 
Please contact Cindy Fischer at (513) 253-6208.

MEN’S GROUP
First and third Saturday of the month
July 16, 2022
8:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m., Parish Center

PARISH COUNCIL MEETING
August 8, 2022
6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. in Fleming Hall

WOMEN’S GROUP
First Saturday of the month
August 6, 2022
8:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m., Fleming Hall

ST. ANTHONY PRAYER LINE UPDATE
St. Anthony’s email prayer line currently has over 100 people ready to pray for needs as received – some requests even coming from elsewhere in the country and world. If you would like to join the prayer line to pray for our brothers and sisters in Christ, email [email protected]. If you have a specific prayer need, you may submit either directly to [email protected] or through the prayer line form on the church website. Prayer line emails are sent out only as requests are received.

ST. ANTHONY SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT - click here!

ST. ANTHONY SCHOOL NEWS
P.E. AND MUSIC TEACHER NEEDED
St. Anthony School is in need of a Music Teacher (one day per week) and a PE Teacher (one day per week) for the 2022-2023 school year. If you are interested in learning more about either opportunity, please contact Veronica Schweitzer at 859-431-5987 or [email protected].

ST. ANTHONY SCHOOL NEWS
LAROSA'S BUDDY CARDS ARE BACK!
St. Anthony School PTO is selling LAROSA'S BUDDY CARDS. Each card is just $10.00 and is worth 14 Buddy Card deals; Buy any large pizza, get a second large cheese pizza FREE ($150.00 value). PTO receives 50% of each card sold! If interested in purchasing to support St. Anthony School, please contact the school office at 859-431-5987.

MEMORIAL BRICKS: A PERFECT TIME FOR THE PERFECT GIFT
For your family, for your loved ones, friends or others
Currently, St. Anthony is working on adding recent pastors to the bricks by the side of our rectory and will be working on the bricks in front of the church. A memorial brick is a great way to preserve the legacy of those you love. The installation will occur in spring. However, you want to order now to reserve your spot! Bricks can be purchased for $50.00 each.

BEREAVEMENT COMMITTEE UPDATE
You can help the Bereavement Committee give support to families who have lost a loved one. We are compiling a list of people who would be willing to provide a desert/baked good. If you would like to help, please call Rita Jackson at 356-7362 or Sarah at the Church Office at 431-1773. 

BAPTIZED BABY GIFT BAGS ARE BACK!
The Pro-life Baptized Baby Gift Bag Ministry is back in action. If you have a sewing machine and would be interested in helping to make blankets, please contact Mary Carol Heidrich at 859-891-9030 (call or text) or [email protected], for more details. Fabric and decal are provided. Thank you for considering to share your talent.

PARISH LIBRARY
We have many wonderful books and CDs in our parish library, located in the back of the church that you may pick up free of charge. Dynamic Catholic sends us a new book or CD every month. This month's book is entitled Resisting Happiness by Matthew Kelly. This book teaches us why we sabotage our own happiness and what we can do about it.
Some other titles that are also available in the back of the church include St. Francis of Assisi – A Biography, The Joy of the Gospel by Pope Francis as well as a CD Faith, Family and Work.

REGISTRATION
If you would like to join St. Anthony Parish, you can register online - CLICK HERE; fill out a registration card (located on the bookshelf in the back of church near the choir steps) and drop it in the collection basket, or call the rectory at 859-431-1773. If you are leaving St. Anthony Parish, please contact the Parish Secretary at the same number or by email at [email protected].

You can now follow St. Anthony Parish on Facebook!

Did you ever miss a bulletin because we ran out or when you went on vacation? No more worries! Bulletins are now available online for viewing and printing from the parish website. Look for the “Bulletins” link! 

Don’t forget to pick up your copy of the new Living Faith in the entrance of the church. We also have a limited number of the Children’s version available.