BULLETIN                                          13 JUNE 2010

ELEVENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME IN YEAR 3

CHURCH SERVICES

Saturday 12 June
Mass at 10.00 am for the sick
Vigil Mass at 5.30 pm for Martin Francis Brown
Sunday 13 June
Sunday Mass at 10.00 am for the parishioners
Sunday Mass at 12.00 noon for Tommy Coulter
Monday 14 June
Mass at 10.00 am for Rena Freer
Tuesday 15 June

Mass at 10.00 am for Edward Swiercz

Wednesday 16 June

Mass at 10.00 am for a special intention

Thursday 17 June
Mass at 7.00 pm for Michael Leonard
Friday 18 June

Mass at 10.00 am for Tommy Coulter

Saturday 19 June
Mass at 10.00 am for the sick
Vigil Mass at 5.30 pm for David Brodie

The Mass intention list is just over two weeks ahead. Please notify anniversaries as early as you can. Thanks.
Any changes to the above times caused, for example, by a funeral will be notified on the home page of this website.


PARISH CENTRE EVENTS

Sunday 13 June

11.00 am
12 noon to 1.00 pm

Tea and Coffee after Mass
Karate

Monday 14 June
9.30 to 11.30 am
7.00 to 8.00 pm
7.00 to 9.00 pm
Parents and Toddlers
Weight Watchers
Saint Vincent de Paul Society
Tuesday 15 June
11.00 am
7.00 to 8.00 pm

Legion of Mary
Keep Fit

Wednesday 16 June
6.00 to 7.00 pm
7.00 pm

Karate
Zumba Fitness

Thursday 17 June
1.30 to 3.00 pm

Cardiac Rehabilitation

Friday 18 June
9.30 amParents and Toddlers

PRAYERS
Please remember in your prayers:
   Tom Atkins and Sheelagh Kelly of our parish, Jim Power (Glasgow), Anthony Lundie (Twerton, Bath) and Alice Ferrie (Dundee)
   who died recently;
   Sarah Sweeney 1997, Anthony Forbes 2002, Julia Petrie 1998, Edward Swiercz 1991, David Brodie 1994,
   Agnes Hunter 1956, Sheila Reilly 1987, Carol Stewart 2005, Agnes Cochrane 1998, Mary Theresa Dolan 1999,
   Michael Leonard 2000, Father Tom Leverage 1996, Cardinal Thomas Winning 2001, Sheila Kennedy 1996,
   Samuel McGonigle 1997, Andrew McPadden 2002, Una Delahunt Rice 2005, Margaret Forbes 2006,
   Billy Harvey 2004, John Malloy 2002 and Molly Monaghan 2008 whose anniversaries occur at this time
   and those who are sick.
   Information for the anniversary list is appreciated.

OFFERTORY COLLECTION
Last weekend's Offertory collection amounted to £725.73 - many thanks. We are grateful for your generous support of the parish and the diocese to which we pay a monthly levy of £1250.

PARISH CENTRE COLLECTION
Last weekend's collection for the Parish Centre amounted to £340.17 - many thanks.


BANKER'S ORDERS
Have you thought of using a Bankers Order? It assists us with the safe handling of cash. Banker's Orders for the Parish and Centre amount to an average of £3800 per month. Forms are available.

GIFT AID
Have you signed a Gift Aid Form? If you pay tax, then every £1 you give to the Parish is worth £1.28 to us. Forms are available.

WILLS
Would you consider remembering Saint Peter's in your will?


READERS
Next weekend's readers are Katrina Pollock at 5.30 pm, Sarah Guthrie at 10.00 and Alfie Agostini at 12 noon.

ALTAR SERVERS
Next weekend's altar servers are Group 1 at 5.30 pm, Group 5 at 10.00 and Group 6 at 12 noon.

SUNDAY TEAS
Next Sunday's teas will be served by Sharon McLaughlin's team.

PAPAL VISIT ARRANGEMENTS
Pope Benedict XVI will visit the United Kingdom from Thursday 16 to Sunday 19 September. The Pope will spend Thursday 16 in Scotland. He will celebrate Mass in Bellahouston Park, Glasgow in the early evening of that day - the only public event. The Office for the Papal Visit has written to say that tickets will be available, transport will be arranged, no private cars will permitted within 45 minutes walk of the Park, shuttle buses will bring people to and from the Park to the designated bus parking area. All of the arrangements have to be finalised with Glasgow City Council and Strathclyde Police. Full details will be made public soon and we are urged not to make any private arrangements until full information is available.

PAPAL VISIT COLLECTION
There are Gift Aid forms you can use for the Papal Visit collection. If you put something in the collection, please fill in a form and drop it in. An envelope with 'Papal Visit' can be used to contribute at any time.

SAINT PETERíS WEBSITE Ė FIFTY THOUSAND VISITS
On 27 May, Saint Peter's website had its fifty-thousandth visit since its launch on 13 July 2005. The site has over 1100 web pages, 650 pictures, 300 bulletins between 1960 and 2010, 8300 links, some audio and video clips and been viewed in 54 countries. It contains many articles on past and present spiritual and community life in Saint Peter's.
Canon Matt and the website author are very grateful to those who have accessed the site, lent photographs, passed on stories, identified errors, made suggestions and expressed compliments. The aims of the site are to make parishioners aware of current events and record our history. If you can help with this project, please contact WebsiteAuthor@SaintPeterinChains.net. The website address is www.SaintPeterInChains.net. The site carries our Anniversary List. Please feel free to inform us of any corrections or additions.

GALLOWAY NEWS
The latest edition of Galloway News, the diocesan magazine, is available at the stall.

VISITORS
Are you visiting us for Mass? Please know that you are very welcome. During the 10.00 am Mass there is a Childrenís Liturgy provided for preschool children, children in Primaries 1 to 3 and a Sacramental Programme for children in Primary 4. After the 10.00 am Mass, tea, coffee cakes and buns are available in the Parish Centre. At all of our weekend Masses, we have a second collection for our Parish Centre debt.

SCOTTISH CATHOLIC INTERNATIONAL AID FUND (SCIAF) WEE BOXES
The Wee Boxes tend to come in all year round and we happily send the proceeds to SCIAF. We acknowledge £840.59 sent a few weeks ago.

SAIL TO ARRAN
Is anyone interested in an evening 'picnic sail' to Arran? We could go to Arran on the 6.00 pm sailing and return about 8.15 pm. It would probably be on a Friday evening and depend on the weather. Get in touch with
Canon Matt.

SAINT ANNE'S GUILD
Saint Anne's Guild is now finished until after Summer. Thank you to the Guild for the donation of £200.

WORLD YOUTH DAY 2011 - MADRID
World Youth Day is an international festival of Catholic faith with Pope Benedict XVI and thousands of young people from all over the world. In 2011, a group will be taking part from Galloway Diocese. It will leave on 11 August, travel through the port of Santander and spend a weekend in the city of Salamanca. They will then travel to Madrid to be with the Pope from 16 to 21 August. Once the Pope celebrates the final Mass, the Galloway group will leave Spain and arrive back home on 23 August. To take part in this event, you must be sixteen years old by the 31 July 2011. The total cost of the trip will be £800. Booking forms are available from Father Martin Chambers on 01563 533587 or Mhartino2004@yahoo.co.uk. To book a place a non-refundable deposit of £50 should be sent to Father Martin by 1 August 2010.

HOLY HOUR
There will be a Holy Hour, offered for priests, in Saint Wininís Church, Kilwinning on Sunday 13 June at 2.00 pm. Everyone is welcome.


SCOTTISH MARRIAGE CARE
Are you interested in supporting marriage and relatiinships? Scottish Marriage Care - a leading Relationship Support Charity - is now recruiting for volunteer counsellors for its Diploma in Relationship Counselling to deliver counselling in our local area. For more information please contact Christina Smiley or Maureen Hally on 0141 222 2166 or info@ScottishMarriageCare.org.

RENA
Rena is a project to recycle good furniture to people who are granted new tenancies. Many of them are homeless and have very little to furnish a house or flat. If you have furniture to donate, could spare some time to volunteer office skills or drive the van, please phone 07743 497115 during office hours.

FRESH START
Fresh Start is a project to give starter packs to people moving from homelessness into permanent housing. The packs include towels, soap, cutlery, light bulbs, tin openers, soap, toothpaste and so on. Leaflets are available and there will be a box in the porch. Some of these items will have to be new to be suitable. Contact Sadie OíReilly or phone 07563 724421 to volunteer your help or to ask for more information.

LEGION OF MARY
There will be a day of thanksgiving by the Legion of Mary at Carfin on Sunday 20 June at 3.00 pm. Auxillary members are welcome. There are a few seats available on the bus leaving Saint Peterís at 11.30 am.

HAIRSPRAY - SAINT MATTHEW'S ACADEMY
Rehearsals are underway for Saint Matthew's Academy's upcoming show, Hairspray, to be held in the school on Tuesday 22, Wednesday 23 and Thursday 24 June. Tickets, priced £5 and £3, are available from the school office. The show promises to be a great evening of entertainment so be sure to get your tickets early. The school's telephone number is 01294 606680.

PROTECTION OF CHILDREN AND VULNERABLE ADULTS - MISSION STATEMENT
The Catholic Church in Scotland is concerned with the lives, safety, wholeness and well-being of each individual person within God's purpose for everyone. It seeks to safeguard the welfare of people of all ages who are involved in whatever capacity
with the Church and its organisations. As a Church community, we accept that it is the responsibility of all of us, ordained, professed, paid and voluntary members, to work together to prevent the physical, sexual, emotional abuse or neglect of children, young people and vulnerable adults.