• GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

    Craft Bazaar

    ST. CHRISTOPHER  | St. Christopher Center for Children presents the Annual Holiday Craft Bazaar Join us for over 30 vendors of unique, handmade gifts, crafts, food, and more — just in time for some early holiday shopping! Bring the whole family to enjoy this kid-friendly event. Questions:   Gerald Rosendahl   gwrosendahl@gmail.com All proceeds support the St. Christopher Center for Children. 

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  • GATHERINGS & EVENTS,  GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

    Vacation Bible School

    ST. CHRISTOPHER  |  Vacation Bible School (VBS) & Vacation Bible eXperience (VBX) July 17-21 (Sunday – Thursday)  6pm-8pm in the St. Christopher Gymnasium  Volunteers are greatly needed – Adults and youth (grades 7-12+) — Able to Help? Please register as a volunteer below. VBS:   Children ages 4 through incoming 4th grade in the fall of 2022 (see details below registration) VBX:  Children in 5th and 6th grade in the fall of 2022 (see details below registration)   VBS // VBX // VOLUNTEER REGISTRATION   VBS PROGRAM DETAILS:     NORB’E  During this space adventure, kids are more than mere spectators, they’re participants in the mission every step of the way! Your…

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  • GATHERINGS & EVENTS,  GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

    Sensory-Friendly Mass

    ST. CHRISTOPHER  |  SENSORY-FRIENDLY MASS EVERY 3RD SATURDAY, 5PM MASS  –  ALL ARE WELCOME What you’ll experience at this Mass: Subdued lighting Softer music A shortened homily And a welcoming community of parishioners who are glad you’re here! For more information, Steve Wirick at Stchrisforlife@outlook.com or Andrea Parker at aparker@scpchurch.org

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  • GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

    Free Throw Competition

    ST. CHRISTOPHER  | KOC ANNUAL FREE THROW COMPETITION St. Christopher Knights of Columbus Council 12912 is once again hosting their annual Youth Free Throw Competition. Sunday, January 30, 2022 12:30pm-3:00pm in the St. Chris Gymnasium WHO: Boys & Girls ages 9-14 (age as of Jan. 1, 2022) WHAT: All are competing against their own age group. 5 practice free throws. Each participant gets a Participant Certificate. Winner of each age group gets a medal, a Championship Certificate, and moves on to regionals at St. Peter (typically within one to two weeks). RECORD FREE THROWS TO BEAT: 15 baskets   QUESTIONS? If you have any questions, please contact Gerald Rosendahl at…

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  • GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

    SVDP Casserole Ministry

    ST. CHRISTOPHER  | SVDP CASSEROLE MINISTRY  St. Christopher Catholic Daughters of the Americas is sponsoring their quarterly Casserole Project for St. Vincent de Paul.   The goal is to send 144 casseroles to help feed the hungry at St. Vincent de Paul. The Catholic Daughters are asking for your help in making this possible by taking at least one of the casserole pans available in the Gathering Space during the weekend of the dates listed below. The recipe and instructions are contained in the pan. These casseroles are not baked and can be made and frozen at your convenience. Won’t you please help us to feed the hungry in our…

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  • GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS,  WORSHIP & GOSPEL MUSIC

    Advent Lessons & Carols

    Advent Lessons & Carols  | Wednesday, December 1 @ 7pm ADVENT LESSONS & CAROLS WEDNESDAY, DEC. 1, 2021 | 7:00PM @ St. Christopher Church Christmas … truly it is a wonderful time of the year, but it’s easy to get caught up in everything but its true meaning and the spectacular mission Jesus accomplishes for each and every one of us for all of eternity. There is a dynamic backstory to the birth of Christ. A beautiful prequal that we are invited to reflect on as we journey through this season of Advent. Join us on December 1 at 7pm for Advent Lessons & Carols, a beautiful service listening to eight…

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  • GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

    End of Life Planning Seminar

    ST. CHRISTOPHER  | St. Christopher Respect Life Ministry “NOW AND AT THE HOUR OF OUR DEATH” SUNDAY, NOV. 7, 2021 | 2:00PM @ St. Christopher Church Presented by Dayton Right To Life End of life planning is something no one wants to discuss–but everyone needs to consider. This is a panel discussion to help you get started in the process of thinking and planning for our natural end. “How do I talk to my family?” “What is a living will and do I need one?” “How do I choose a healthcare power of attorney?” “What do I need to know about Hospice ?” and more. This seminar is offered free…

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  • GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

    Altar Attendant Registration

    ST. CHRISTOPHER  | Altar Attendant Registration    REGISTER TODAY FOR THIS IMPORTANT LITURGICAL MINISTY! 🎶✝️🎶 WHO: Open to youth grades 5-12 TRAINING DATES: After each Mass the weekend of Oct 23 & 24 (…serve as early as Nov 6 & 7) and Nov 6 & 7 (…serve as early as Nov 13 & 14) REGISTER ONLINE: https://forms.gle/47gAzDGY4kuaQYyD7 Existing servers wishing to remain in the ministry are still required to register and receive training on the new practices. OR CONTACT TO REGISTER: Bonnie Prine Allen   bprine@scpchurch.org   |  937-890-3542 A LETTER FROM FR. JOHN & FR. SMITH: We hope this letter finds you well! As the new schoolyear begins, we are planning on bringing Altar…

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  • GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

    Donut Sunday

    ST. CHRISTOPHER  | DONUT SUNDAYS  Donut Sundays are back!!! FRUIT will now be served along with the usual Coffee and Donuts at the end of the 9:00 and 11:00 Masses on the select dates listed below. Come and socialize with your fellow parishioners in the school cafeteria. All are welcome! 2021-2022 DONUT SUNDAY DATES: October 3 November 7 December 5 January 2 February 6 March 6 April 3 May 1 QUESTIONS? Please contact Bill Hagerty This event is hosted by the Knights of Columbus of our parish.

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  • GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

    Youth Choir Registration

    ST. CHRISTOPHER  | Youth Choir Registration   Now through September 17th SIGN UP YOUR CHILD FOR YOUTH CHOIR! 🎶✝️🎶 WHO: Open to youth grades 2-8 PRACTICES: Tuesday OR Thursday evenings after 6:30pm Mass (7-8pm) MASS: The Youth Choir will sing at the first Sunday 9:00 Mass of each month, October thru May. There will also be special occasions when they sing – Christmas, Easter, etc. CONTACT: Kelly Schmitmeyer , Director of Music for St. Christopher MORE INFO & LINK TO REGISTER: http://scpchurch.org/youth-choir

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