Parish News

Schlitterbahn Here We Come

Please be at the church parking lot at 8:00am on Wednesday. We plan to leave between

8:30 and 8:45. Bring your towel & sunscreen. A hot dog lunch and two drinks will be provided by the church. Water will also be available.  

FAITH FORMATION NEWS

It is time to start preparing for the 2018-2019 Faith Formation year. We can all give thanks that we have been blessed with many teachers and assistants who are willing to give their time and talent to the faith formation of our youth, but we still have a few positions open.


3:30 – 4:30

K – 2 Teachers and 1 Assistant

1st – 2 Teachers and 2 Assistants


5:30 – 6:30

3rd – 1 Assistant

4th – 2 Assistants

5th – 1 Assistant


If you would like to get involved but Wednesday evenings don’t work for you, we are looking for volunteers that would be willing to facilitate Youth Ministry gatherings on the weekends and Preschool Sunday School. Please prayerfully consider if you are being called to accept one of these positions. If so, please contact Becky Raabe at (830)391-1015.

Seton Home Donations for July

Diapers: All sizes Newborn to 6. Wipes and Formula. 

RCIA 2018-2019

 RCIA 2018-2019 term will begin on the Sunday following Labor Day, September 9, 2018.  We meet at the Parish Hall at 8:30 a.m.  We welcome anyone interested in becoming Catholic, Catholics wishing to receive the sacraments of Eucharist and Confirmation, and anyone interested in a catechesis refresher 

ACT’S CORE Members Needed

ACTS Core is in need of 6 members.  Prospective members should be practicing Catholics in good standing with the Catholic Church and registered parishioners of the parish.  Additionally, prospective members must have been a retreatant in an adult ACTS retreat, served on an adult ACTS team, and displayed leadership abilities with a servant's heart.  If you are interested, please contact Gerri Garza at 830-200-9854.  "And every day the Lord added to their number those who were being saved." ~Acts 2:47

Blessed Sacrament Annual Parish Fundraiser Information

Mark Your Calendar: Saturday, August 11, 2018

 Believe it or not plans are already underway for the Fundraiser. The date is set for Saturday, August 11th. Our Chairpersons for this year are Patrick & Amanda Skloss (210-393-3371) and  Co-Chairpersons are Gregory & Michelle Scheffler (830-534-2562). We already have donations coming in. If you’d like to make a donation please contact our Chairpersons or the Church Office. 


Tickets are now on sale!  You can purchase your ticket before or after any weekend mass or at the Church Office. The Committee is already working hard on the plans. We have changed the menu for this year to Roast Beef. And a live band will be playing for our entertainment. So get ready for a great time!!!!

Bucket Raffle Ticket Combos

The Committee has decided to offer the Ticket Combos once again. But we will only be offering the $250 level which consists of 

$100 in $20 tickets (red)

$100 in $5 tickets (yellow)

$50 in $1 tickets (blue)


BONUS - $25 in tickets:

1 - $20 ticket (red)

1 - $5 tickets (yellow)


You can purchase these now or pre-order to pay at the door. Pick up at check-in the day of the event. Will only have a few available for purchase the day of the event. Tickets come in a 30oz Tumbler. You will only have one number to listen for. Individual tickets will still be available for purchase the day of the event. 

Quilt Tickets Go On Sale

Catholic Daughters have once again created a masterpiece. Tickets to win this masterpiece go on sale this weekend. You can buy your tickets before or after any weekend Mass.

Attention Parish Youth

We are looking for young men & women (highschool age) to help setup tables and chairs on Friday, 8/10, around 1:00pm at the VFW Hall in Poth. We are also in need of help bringing those down on Sunday, 8/12, around 8:00am in the morning. If you need community service hours this is a perfect opportunity to get those. Just show up and we will put you to work.

Blessed Sacrament Annual Fundraiser Donations

Blessed Sacrament Church thanks the following for their support:

$3,000 Cash – Urban Concrete; 

$3,000 Cash – Delbert & Sylvia Keller; 

$2,600 Cash – Benjamin & Gracie Dugi; 

$2,500 Cash – Anonymous; 

$1,250 Value/Custom Made BBQ Pit – Chase & Angela Alexander & Clifton & Sophie Zaiontz; 

$1,000 Cash – SLK Construction/Steven & Laura Kroll; 

$1,000 Value/Up to $1000 off set of tires – Pruski’s Tire Shop; 

$875 Value/Gas Grill & Accessories – Smith Propane & The  Flieller Ins. Agency & a $250 Gift Cert. for Wiatrek’s Meat Mkt from Tom Ray; 

$750 Value/Custom Made Fire Pit – M&M Metals Inc.; 

$700 Value/4 Farmers Gin Gift Ctfs @$25 each, 1 Girls Bike, 1 Boys Bike, 1 Ladies Bike, 1 Mans Bike and 2 (18”) Flower Pots – In Memory of Jay Faktor & Mary Casares by Betty & Albert Faktor & Farmers Gin in Poth; 

$700 Value/Whitetail Hunt Package ($500 for Doe Hunt or credit towards a Buck Hunt plus other items) - Garrett & Amy Wiatrek & Jim, Elaine & Shawna Wiatrek; 

$630 Value/400lb Standing Deer Feeder – Mark & Jackie Moczygemba;  

$500 Cash – Lorraine & Joe Wiatrek; 

$550 Value/Wooden Picnic Table & 2 Benches – Catholic Life Ins. (Darrell & Elaine Labus); 

$550 Cash – Discovery Homes/Les Miller; 

$500/Gift CTF to Jansky’s Service Center – Jerome & John Flieller; 

$500 Gift Ctf towards Tires – US Autoforce & Jansky’s Svc. Center;  

$500 Cash – Raffle Committee; 

$500 Cash/In Memory of Howard & Faye Poth & Jimmy & Ann Farr – by Dean & Kim Poth; 

$500 Cash/In Memory of Betty G. Pawelek by Johnny Pawelek & Family;  

$500 Value/Gift Card & Ticket Printing – Falls City National Bank; 

$500 Value/Custom Fire Pit – Felux Metal Works; 

$500 Value/Handmade Mesquite Wood Table – Larry & Kathy Koether; 

$450 Value/Deer Feeder with 300lbs of Corn – Allan & Linda Jaskinia, Joey & Jennifer Wiatrek, Steven & Melissa Wiatrek; 

$395 Value/Masterbuilt Bluetooth Digital Electric Smoker & Accessories – Karl & Janice Kersh; 

$350 Value/Adirondack Chairs w/ottomans – Larry, Elaine, Dominik & Diesel Jansky; 

$350 Value/Handmade Mesquite Bench – Erasmo & Juanita Flores; 

$300 Value/Gift Basket – Colour Bar Salon; 

$300 Cash – ACT’s Core Team; 

$300 Value/6 (50 Gift Ctfs. To Jansky’s Svc. Center) – Jansky’s Service Center; 

$300 Value/Deep Eddy RTIC Party Pack – Skloss & Scheffler; 

$300 Value/Adult Tricycle – Henry & Otillia Montez; 

$300 Cash/In Memory of Warnell, Mildred & Ann Moore – By Nell & Lester Lyssy; 

$280 Value/Handmade Leather Mens Travel Bag – Ben Christian; 

$275/Cash – In Memory of Rosemary Kotara by Benjamin Kotara; 

$250 Cash – Ken’s Farm Parts; 

$250 Cash – Mesquite Concrete; 

$250 Value/Polish Pottery (Stool & Cookie Jar) – Edward & Gracie Niestroy; 

$250 Gift Card – HEB; 

$250 Value/5-$50 Gift Cards – Dittmar Lumber; 

$250 Value/Metal Patio Set with Drink Cooler – Richard & Pauline Sanchez; 

$250 Value/10@$25 Each Gift Cards – Circle G; 

$250 Value/Tailgate Pkg – TNT Truck Outfitters; 

$240 Value/2 Pallets of Grass – Ross & Nan Leger; 

$200 Cash – KJT #81; 

$200 Cash – Longhorn K Ranch; 

$200 Cash – Howard Labus & Floyd Lyssy Custom Homes;  

$200 Value/4-$50 Gift Ctfs to Lyssy & Eckel by Lyssy & Eckel; 

$200 Value/1-$100 Gift Ctf to Walmart & 1-$100 Gift Ctf to HEB – Karnes Electric Coop;  

$200 Cash – CSI; 

$200 Cash/In Memory of Bina & Edmund Kotzur & Mary Moy – by Leonard & Melissa Moy; 

$200 Value/2 Fully Cooked Briskets – Michael Jarzombek; 

$200 Cash/In Memory of Robert Poth, Emil Vontur & Edna Vontur Lyssy – by Robert & Ruth Vontur; 

$200 Cash/Gladys & Clarence Dziuk; 

$170 Value/54 Qt. Stainless Steel Coleman Cooler – Steven, Melissa & Brady Wiatrek/State Farm Bureau; 

$160 Value/Handsewn Quilt – Kristen Blandford; 

$160 Value/Artwork – Robert & Ruth Vontur

$155 Value/Kendra Scott Earring & Necklace Set; 

$150 Value/Flat Iron – Carrie & Charlie Bonjovi Family; 

$150 Visa Card – Southtrust Bank; 

$125 Value/Cowhide Purse & 2 Metal Signs – Recycled Memories; 

$100 Cash/In Memory of Jay Faktor – Anonymous; 

$100 Cash/In Memory of Luke Pollok – Anonymous; 

$100 Cash/In Memory of Gerald Eckel – Anonymous; 

$100 Value/4-$25 Gift Ctfs. Cowboy Liquors – Rudy Sanchez; 

$100 Cash – L & L Storage(Jeff & Lisa Pollok); 

$100 Cash – Vinyard Funeral Home; 

$100 Value/2-$50 Gift Ctfs to Sisters Boutique by Sisters Boutique; 

$100 Value/Popcorn Lovers Bundle – Pampered Chef(Ginger Jarzombek); 

$100 Value/Wiatrek’s Gift CTF – Emil & Mary Ann Rakowitz; 

$100 Cash/In Memory of Henry Sr. & John Sekula – The Sekula Family; 

$100 Cash/In Memory of Bob Poth – by Ruth Poth; 

$100 Cash – Anonymous; 

$100 Cash – Frank Nieschwietz Enterprises; 

$100 Value/2-$50 Gift Ctfs to Pfeils Home & Garden; 

$100 Value/2-$50 Gift Ctfs to Jansky’s – Maggie Jarzombek;  

$100 Cash – Falls City Milling; 

$100 Cash – Hoelschers Furniture Co.; 

$100 Value/Decorative Artwork – Dora Cervantes; 

$100 Value/Artwork – Anonymous; 

$100 Value/Blessed Artwork & $50 Gift Card – Pirates Cove; 

$100 Value/ 4-$25 Gift Ctfs to Shalom Market – Megan Rotter; 

$100 Value/Crocheted Aghan & 2 Crocheted Baby Blankets – Anonymous;  

$100 Value/Hand Made Quilted Place Settings, Napkins & Dish Scrubbers – Mary Ann Coldewey & Carolyn Krawietz; 

$90 Value/2 Gift Ctfs for 10lbs of Sausage – Polloks Meat Market From the Pollok Family; 

$75 Value/Gift of the Spirit Cross – Katherine Zimmerman; 

$75 Cash – Little Pirates Learning Center; 

$75 Value/$25 Gift Ctf & Antique Bottle Capper & Bottle – Reggie’s Antiques; 

$50 Value/Handmade Wooden Cross – Ethan, Evan & Ezra Flores; 

$50 Value/2-$25 Gift Ctfs – Marisol’s’ 

$50 Value/2 Homemade bottles of Mustang Grape Wine – Danny & Brenda Stanfield; 

$50 Cash – Selfia’s Beauty Shop; 

$45 Gift Ctf/Skin Sense Studio – Melissa Bingham; 

$35 Value/Red Cardinal Artwork – Debbie Wiatrek; 

$30 Value/Womens Haircut & Style – Cowboys & Divas(Ursula Ortiz); 

$30 Value/Womens Haircut & Style – Cowboys & Divas (Betty Sue Fuller); 

$30 Value/Womens Haircut & Style – Cowboys and Divas(Ricky Salazar); 

$15 Gift Ctf for Mens Cut & Wash/Cowboys & Divas(Heather Tschoepe);