Thank you to all the Sacred Heart parishioners who donated to our fall MI Drive on October 10th and 11th. We were able to collect over $500 for those with intellectual challenges.
The Knights are extending the deadline for 2020 card design entries. All entries need to be turned in by Friday, December 4th. Entries can be dropped at the academy or rectory office.
The Sacred Heart Knights are proud to offer their 14th annual Keep Christ in Christmas card design contest for kids from pre-school to 12th grade. Winners receive cards with their designs ready to be sent to friends and relatives. Contest details available here.
The Knights have been selling Keep Christ in Christmas cards with winning designs from prior years after all weekend Masses. Sales have been brisk and almost half the cards we ordered have already been sold. Cards are $15 a box of ten while supplies last. Checks or cash are accepted. Profits from these sales will benefit the art programs at Sacred Heart Academy.
The Sacred Heart council will once again be sponsoring the Knights of Columbus Catholic Citizenship essay contest. Last year, three of the winners from Sacred Heart council #13641 were also recognized at the state level and went on to compete the the Knight’s international competition.
Dates for this year’s council contest:
September 14th – competition announced
October 30th – all entries must be submitted
December 10th – council winners announced
Thank you to everyone who participated in our annual Baby Bottle Boomerang. Results of our 16th annual Baby Bottle Boomerang available here. In case you are not familiar with our Baby Bottle Boomerang, details are available here.
Congratulations to Father Michael Goodwin who has been supported through our council’s RSVP program since 2016. On Saturday, June 6, Father Michael Goodwin and two other men were ordained our diocese’s newest priests by Bishop David Walkowiak at the Cathedral of Saint Andrew. Our council has been blessed to know and support you throughout your journey to the priesthood.
The Sacred Heart Knights of Columbus have been reviewing “The Virtue of Masculinity” by Dr Tim Gray at our recent monthly meetings. We feel that this topic is so important in today’s world that we are inviting all the men of Sacred Heart parish to join the Knights when Father Ron addresses us on this topic, Monday, May 11th. The meeting will be held virtually. Contact SacredHeartGR@comcast.net for an invitation.
The Knights of Columbus supreme council has also provided a Lenten resource which addresses what it means to be a man in today’s world. Into The Breach is a new 12-episode online video series to help men prepare for Easter. Watch and share the episodes now!
Through the generosity of Sacred Heart parishioners, the Knights were able to donate $2,500 to HELP Pregnancy Crisis Aid from the 2019 campaign. Thank you to all those who participated.
More details on the Sacred Heart Knights Baby Bottle Boomerang are available here.
The Sacred Heart Knights are proud to support the 2019 Sacred Heart All Saints party by helping to collect candy and supplying hot dogs for the pot luck dinner. Please register here so that we will have enough food and candy available for all the guests.