Living Rosary - Join with our local Knights of Columbus for the Living Rosary on Thursday, October 8th in our Church beginning at 7pm. Knights, their families and friends, as well as other interested parishioners will lead us in the rosary which will be offered in a particular way this year for the intentions of families who have been affected by drug addiction as well as anyone who suffers from a drug addiction. Fr. Dennis Carbonaro, pastor of Our lady of the Assumption, Stratford will be the homilist. A light reception will be sponsored by Knights in our Cafe. The Knights are recruiting folks to participate in the Living Rosary, praying aloud either the Our Father of the Hail Mary. If you would like to participate please contact John Nall at firstname.lastname@example.org or Dan McGroary at email@example.com.
Month of the Rosary - During the month of October, the rosary will be publicly prayed in Church each Sunday, beginning at 7:30am. Please join us in asking the Blessed Mother's intercession for peace in our world.
Children's Christmas Choir - Children in grades 1-6 are invited to join the choir which will sing on December 24th at Pope John Paul II High School. More Information
PREP News - Sunday, Sept. 20 PREP begins! 9:30am: Mass for all PREP families; 10:30am: Meet you Catechist and assistant plus pick up your 1st Pflaum Weekly. PREP Volunteer Meeting: Noon to 2:00pm. More Information
Catechesis of the Good Shepherd - Begins Sunday Oct. 4 from 9:00am-10:30pm. Children between the ages of 3-5 are invited to foster the growth of their relationship with God. Parents can register their child by calling the office at 610.948.5915 OR by emailing Teresa Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org. The following links will give you more information: Catechesis of the Good Shepherd website; Youtube 1, Youtube 2.
Oktoberfest - Will be held at Sacred Heart's Gymnasium on Saturday, Oct. 24th from 5:30-10:30pm. Price will be $30 which includes food, beer, wine, soda, and water. Polkadelphia will be the band playing. Designated Driver ticket or Take-out is $20. Tickets available after mass beginning on Sept 20th OR at the Parish Office on Washington St. OR click here. Just like last year, there will be 50/50's, rip offs, and black jack. Any questions contact Damian at OktoberfestSH@gmail.com.
Seasons of Hope - New Ministry at Sacred Heart Church, A support group for the Bereaved Fall Schedule: Tuesdays - 10/6, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10. The meetings are from 7-9pm. For more information or to register please call the office at 610-948-5915.
"Talking with the Dead" - Presentation by Susan Brinkmann, OCDS, author and journalist. Thursday, November 5th at 7pm in the Church. The difference between asking for the intercession of the saints and conjuring up the dead.
H.E.A.R.T. Ministry - Need a Ride? Contact email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information on H.E.A.R.T. please click here.
Small Groups - Have you ever wished you had more time to think about the more important things in life? Join one of the small groups of 8 to 10 people in our parish who meet regularly throughout the year. When we gather, we pray and share our faith. This experience will provide more than you can imagine. For more information, email smallgroups@sacredheartroyersford.
Endow For Women - Coming this Fall to Sacred Heart: On the Christian Meaning of Suffering (Salvifici Doloris) which answers one of humanity's most vexing questions, how to make sense of suffering. To sign up click here. For more information please contact Sr. Marganne at email@example.com or Read More
Youth Group (Middle School and High School) - Calling all students in grades 7-12!! We are starting a middle school youth group for 7-8th grade beginning on 10/15. The High School group from grades 9-12 will be restarting 10/8. We will follow the YDisciple series meeting every other Thursday night from 7-8:30pm. The middle school and high school groups will meet on opposite Thursdays. We will come together as a larger group regularly throughout the year. Registration will take place after all masses the weekends of 9/19-20 and 9/26-27. Please see us in the cafe or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Holy Cross Basket Raffle - The Annual School fundraiser will be held on Friday, October 16, in the SunnyBrook Ballroom. Looking for the following items: empty baskets and NEW items to accessorize baskets, such as candles, bath & beauty items, dvds, picture frames, glasses, toys, stationery, games, etc. Also needed: ribbon of any kind. Please drop items off at the parish office or contact Jen at email@example.com.
Bible Studies - Studying the Book of Matthew, Women study on Tuesday nights 7:00-8:30pm, please call Gina at 610-948-4805 or Donna at 610-416-4641, Men study on Wednesday mornings 9:00-10:30am, please contact John at 610-948-5465.