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Prince of Peace Council 8791 Weekly Blast for Monday - 10/21 thru Sunday - 10/27

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Our weekly blast for Monday - 10/21 thru Sunday - 10/27

- Prince of Peace Parish -
- CCW's 38th Annual Arts & Craft Show in the Parish Hall-
Saturday, October 26 - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Sunday, October 27 - 8:30 am to 1:00 pm

Sister Diocese Collection October 26 & 27
Help support the good works we do in the Dominican Republic

Trunk or Treat - October 27 from 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm at Prince of Peace
Our Assistant Director of Discipleship (and new Council Brother) Tom Silliker is requesting our help with the Parish "Trunk or Treat" on Sunday
October 27th from 5:00-8:30 p.m. He is asking the Knights help with parking and with games/activities supervision as well as looking for some
Knights to do a "Trunk" handing out candy, talking to parishioners and possibly recruiting a dad or two. If you can't make this Sunday event, please
consider donating candy for the "Trunkers" to distribute. Can you help?
Contact Tom at 672-5272 or at youth@princeofpeaceormond.com ,

-- Knights of Columbus -
*** Upcoming Weeks Events ***
Tuesday, October 22 - Officers/Directors Meeting at 5:00 pm in the Red Room followed by
Formations Exemplification in the Parish Hall at 7:00 pm
Saturday, October 26 - Knights Hour of Adoration in the Adoration Chapel at 7:00 pm

- HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR BROTHER KNIGHTS -
Andrew York, Matthew Crowner, Angelo Salvo, Daniel Zoeckler and John A McCarthy
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- One Hour -
We need at least one Knight to sign up for the following dates this fraternal year 2019-20
November 30, February 29 and May 30
Contact me at johnmccarthy4143@gmail.com
- Knights Hour of Adoration -
We need one Knight to be backup for each Saturday of the month from 7:00 to 8:00 pm
Please send me your preference for ONE HOUR PER MONTH!
click on the link below and tell me which Saturday you can serve.

- Formation Exemplification at Prince of Peace -
There will be a Formation Exemplification at Prince of Peace on Tuesday (October 22nd) in the Parish hall at 7:00 p.m.
Come out and support the 4 Prince of Peace Brothers that we expect to attend
(Brothers Joseph Anania, Frank DeVito, Tom Silliker, and Emmanuel Guiterrez).

- Please Keep in your Prayers -
BK Ken Brews Sister-in-law, Ann
SK Deacon Bruce Gesinski
Deacon Rick Van Glahn
SK Pete Chiaravalle
SK Bob Masterson
SK Dave Tucker

- Knights helping Community -
Join one of these programs and help support your community!

- 6th Annual Truck Pull on October 26, 9:00 am to noon -
Sponsored by 6th Annual Fraternal Order of Police
Help support our Special Olympics of Volusia
- Flyer Attached -

- Habitat for Humanity -
Our October workday (last Wednesday) for Habitat was a great success as we began work on a new construction house in DeBary. Four of our regular
work team members (PGK Jay Young, Trustee Russell Benett, SK Jose Vigara and GK Mark Leary) installed roof decking and did some interior garage
painting at 18 Lake Dr. This was our second house for roof decking installation and we definitely had the hang of it. As our Foreman put it, "you guys
did three times the amount of work that our Saturday crew did on the same job and they had 15 volunteers". In addition to our regular contributors we
assisted by fellow parishioner Ms. Susan Jenkins, who not only helped with the painting, but also brought cookies which significantly increased our
sugar levels and likely contributed to the amount of work completed. Not only that, but the 40 minute commute was a lot of fun thanks to SK Russell
Benett agreeing to drive all 4 Knights and the stories told (mostly true) during the ride. This solid workday moved us from slightly below the curve in
Fraternal Hours donated this year (47.6 vice 50 hours required per quarter for Featured Program status last quarter) to 70.1 hours contributed by the
end of our workday at 1:00 p.m (66.6 hours goal by end of October). Finally, if that wasn't enough support of Habitat, PGK John McCarthy and his wife
Pat, PGK Jay Young and GK Leary attended the House Dedication for our last work site at 740 Santa Fe Ave. in Ormond Beach, where homeowner Ms.
Julie Sutton and her children received the ceremonial keys to their new home, in a great neighborhood. We have room for more volunteers.
Contact Mark Leary at 236-8098 or learymm4@gmail.com for a Volunteer Application.

- Meals on Wheels -
The Volusia County Council on Aging needs drivers. Your council has signed up to
serve one “Meals on Wheels” route per month. We need one driver per week.
Please contact SK Skip Keating for further information.
skipkeatin@aol.com or call (386) 672-4536

- Special Olympics -
Knights of Columbus celebrate 50 years
Click on this link to visit the Florida Special Olympics website and sign up for an event near you.
Please contact SK Angelo Salvo for further information.
angelosalvo@hotmail.com or call 386-481-7043

- Library -
( click on the subject to open the website )
Prince of Peace Website
Prince of Peace Bulletin
Prince of Peace Calendar
Prince of Peace Octoberfest Website
Faith In Action
Knightline Editions
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- Ongoing Events -
Brown Bag Lunch Book Club with Father Bill began September 16. Mondays, 11:00 am to 12:30 in the Religious Ed. building conference room.
This Book Club is open to any adult who wants to share, learn, grow and enjoy spiritual nourishment. Coffee will be provided. Bring your own bag lunch.
The reading will be "Forgotten Catholic Heroes" by Michael Genin

Prince of Peace Church is hosting a new eight week Grief Support Group starting 9/28/19 to 11/16/19 on Saturdays from 10:30 am till noon. Topics include:
The Grief Process, Handling Guilt and other Emotions, Practical Considerations, Coping with the Holidays, Self-Care, and Grief and Spirituality. Seating is
limited to 12 adults who have lost a loved one in the past year. Call Lynne Kiesel, (facilitator) 516-359-6722, for details and to set up an appointment.
Informational brochures are available in the vestibule., Sept. 15th at 11:00 am in the Religious Ed Building Conference Room

You are invited to an Adult Study of the Catechism of the Catholic Church Sunday Mornings, 10:15 to 11:15 am in the Religious Ed Building.
Contact Rigo Vega for More information 386-672-5272
dod@princeofpeaceormond.com

- HELP Needed -
We could use some one on standby for furniture pickup
Please contact SK Jim Ostrowski directly at
jimostrowski42@gmail.com or call 386-301-0106

"We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way."

- St. Francis of Assisi -

- Events Down the Road -

Our fall K of C Corporate Communion is scheduled for the 11:30 Mass Sunday, November 3rd.
Coffee and Donuts will be served in the Hall after mass.

November 9 - Council 3746 in Melbourne will be hosting a Knighthood Degree

Sunday, November 10th - Knights of Columbus Veteran's Day Buffet Breakfast from 8:00 am to 11:00 am.
Tickets are $5, and kids 12&U eat free.

Please join your Brothers of the Prince of Peace Council 8791 as we celebrate our 35th Anniversary!
We will have a dinner on Saturday, November 16, 2019 in the Prince of Peace Social Hall after the 4:00 pm Mass. Social Hour starts at 5:00 pm
RSVP to SK Greg Scull - Flyer attached

Annual Memorial Mass to be held on November 26th, 2019.

Remember - We exist to help our parish, our community and our council.
I encourage all our Knights to call the chairs of our different programs and ask
"What Can I Do?"

Director of Communications
SK John A. McCarthy, PGK
Prince of Peace Council 8791
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