Perpetual Adoration

” … Who will dare to touch you when you are with me? Most dear to me is the soul
who strongly believes in my goodness and has complete trust in me. I heap my
confidence upon it, and give it all it asks. “
– Jesus to Sr. Faustina of the Blessed Sacrament.

Needed hours:
Tues .. 7-8 A.M., Sat., 1-2 A.M., 11A.M.-12 Noon, 9-10 P.M.,
Sun., 4-5 A.M. There are also many other hours that need
more adorers. Please call the coordinator, Jean Nixon, at
445-3793 to find out which hour may work for you.

Grad Mass

All high school seniors are invited to attend Blessed Sacrament’s
Grad Mass on Sunday, May 31st,at the 7 P.M. Mass. Wear your
cap and gown! There will be a small reception following Mass
in the parish hall. Please contact Natalie Hand by May 25th at
510-1772 if you would like to participate.

Engaged Encounter Weekends

There are two engaged encounter weekends scheduled for this
year at the St. John Neumann Retreat Center. The dates are:
May 29-31 and Sept. 11-13, both beginning Friday at 7 P.M. and
ending Sunday at 2 P.M. For more information, call Cathie and
Jamie Herzog at 562-4645, or email or
go to

Shepard’s Trust Diocesan Retired Priests’ Fund

The proceeds from this collection will help provide a better
standard of living for those priests who have dedicated their
lives to serving the people of Northwest Florida. Please be
generous, remember to support our retired priests with both
your financial assistance as well as your prayers. Please give to
the collection sometime before May 30th. You may use the
special envelope “Shepherd’s Trust'” provided in your May
envelope set.

Magnificat Meal

Join us for our next Magnificat meal at St. Louis Catholic Church
from 9:30 A.M. to 11:45 A.M. on Saturday, May 30th. Betsy
Woodard will share her personal testimony. Reservations are
$10. Email Terry Shine at or
call 321-8174.

Neumann Center Book Club

The book club will discuss “Strange Glory/A Life of Dietrich
Bonhoeffer” by Charles Marsh in May. The Book Club meets at
7:30 P.M. on the second Monday of each month of the school
year. New and occasional participants are always very welcome.
Come join us! Questions? Call Jackie Hallifax at 878-5826.

John Paul II Catholic High School Applications

JPII Catholic High School is accepting applications for the 2015-
2016 school year, and pre-registration for the 2016-2017 school
year. Application Packets are available at our front office located
at 5100 Terrebone Drive in Southwood, or online at
www.JPIICHS.ORG. Transportation is available from several
locations. Call us today at 201-5744 to find out how we can help
your student reach their full potential.

Vacation Bible School Student Registration is Underway

Our “Vatican Express” Catholic Kids Camp will run from June 15 to June 19, 9:00 am to  12:30 pm in the Parish Hall. Registrations will be taken in person on Sunday mornings until June 7th, 9:00 am to Noon in the Parish Hall. Fees are $36 for one child and $25 for each additional child with a family cap of $100. This includes a music cd and program storybook for each family. T-Shirts may be purchased at an additional cost. Registration Forms can also be found in the plastic pocket on the wall to the right of the door leading to the nursery in the Vestibule as well as on the parish website: Simply drop off or mail your form and check to the rectory, indicating VBS on the envelope.

Contact Mary Staney at 422-0372 or for more information.