St. Mary Roman Catholic Church

This weekend, July 4-5th, St. Mary Roman Catholic Church will celebrate the Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time. The weekend Mass schedule is as follows:

Saturday, July 4th:

8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Reconciliation

4:00 p.m. Vigil Mass - Dolan Springs

6:00 p.m. Vigil Mass - Kingman

Sunday, July 5th:

8:00 a.m. Mass - Kingman

10:30 a.m. Mass - Kingman

5:00 p.m. Misa en español - Kingman

First Friday will be observed on February 3, 2009, at St. Mary Church. Anointing of the Sick will be held during Mass. Practicing Roman Catholics who are 65 years of age or older, or who are seriously ill are invited to be anointed.

Donations of canned and nonperishable food items will be collected this weekend, July 4-5th, at all Masses. The food will be distributed to those in need by the St. Vincent de Paul Society.

On Monday, July 6th, daily Mass will be held at 8 a.m. at St. Mary Church.

Important Note:

The Parish Center will be closed on July 6th in observance of the Independence Day holiday. There will be no meetings at the Parish Center that day. Regular office hours will resume on Tuesday (7-7).

The Youth Ministry will not meet until this Fall. Watch the Bulletin or this web article for registration for Youth Ministry activities and Elementary Religious Education classes the end of August. If you are interested in helping to plan our Youth Program for the coming term please contact the office. Your ideas will help make this coming year an exciting one for our young people.

Vacation Bible School will be held from July 27th to July 31st, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., at St. Mary Parish Center. We are beginning to prepare for VBS this week - getting materials ready, sorting items to be used for crafts, etc. Parishioners are encouraged to volunteer materials, time or funds to support this week of Biblical fun! For information on registration or to volunteer, call Grace McNair at 753-3359. Information is also posted on the bulletin board in the vestibule of the Church.

Just a reminder: The Monday night Adult Bible Study will be taking a summer break. Watch the Sunday Bulletin or this website posting for the date the group will begin meeting after the summer vacation.

The Knights of Columbus will hold a Blood Drive on Saturday, July 18th, from 12 Noon to 5:00 p.m. at the Parish Center, located at the southwest corner of 3rd and Spring Streets (white building). Please use the side entrance on the Spring Street parking lot next to the Parish Center.

Need a great summer activity? Bring the family to worship Our Lord at our beautiful Adoration Chapel located within Historic Old St. Mary Church! What a great way to pray together - giving thanks for the gift of each other, for our blessings and for patience with difficulties. If you would like to participate in Adoration on a weekly basis or get more information about Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, please leave a message and your contact information for John and Mimi Timko at 753-3359.

Would you or someone you know like to know more about the Roman Catholic Faith? Inquiry sessions are being held on Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. at the Parish Center. If you are baptized or unbaptized, Roman Catholic desiring to complete Sacraments, or from another faith tradition, you are invited to attend! You may also leave a message at the Parish Office for John and Mimi Timko at 753-3359.

Did you know... St. Mary parish has many active ministries and organizations. To name a few of the organizations: Legion of Mary, St. Vincent de Paul Society, Pro-Life Group, Belles of St. Mary's, Life in the Spirit Prayer Group, Knights of Columbus and Adult Bible Study.! Some ministries that serve the parish are Elementary Religious Education,Youth Ministry, R.C.I.A.,Altar Servers, Greeters, Lectors, Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion, Music Ministry and Ministry of Care. If you would like information on any of these organizations or ministries, please call the Parish Center at 753-3359.

Informational CDs on the Faith are now available in the vestibule of the Church. New titles are in! These CD's feature noted Roman Catholic speakers - including Bishop Fulton J. Sheen, Scott Hahn and others - and various topics are available. The cost is only $3.00 per CD! Stop by the display and browse through the titles!!!

Everyone is invited online to view the official St. Mary internet website at: www.stmarykingman.com (Note: best to access through Google.)You can read the Sunday Bulletin, view photos of recent parish activities, check Mass times and much more at our parish website!

For more information about our Roman Catholic faith community, please call 753-3359.