Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church

A Cornerstone of Faith.....

A Beacon of Light

 

 

 

Hilltown, Pennsylvania 18927
(215) 822-9224

 

Committees and Groups

Committees
 
Liturgy Committee
Rectory   (215) 822-9224
The Liturgy Committee assists Father Kelly in planning and organizing special liturgies, such as the Holy Week liturgies, Forty Hours devotions, parish retreats, and anointing and memorial Masses, as well as many others. The committee meets monthly.
 
Pastoral Council
Patrick Conway (215) 257-2320
E-mail: patrickconway257@gmail.com
The Pastoral Council is a consultative body that assists and advises Father Kelly in pastoral matters. Spirituality is the main focus of the council. The members provide Father with a sounding board for ideas, as representatives of the parish community. The council also serves as the liaison with the other five parishes in our cluster. Meetings are monthly.
 
Finance Committee
Alphonso Meo (215) 822-1500
The Finance Committee is a group of parishioners who advise Father Kelly in financial planning for the parish. They meet four times a year.
 
Hospitality Committee
Helen McGowan  (215) 997-2569
The Hospitality Committee is composed of members who dedicate their time to ensure that refreshments and snacks accompany our special parish functions. Some of their activities include serving coffee and donuts after a Mass, baking a dessert or making an appetizer for a meeting or reception, picking up grocery items for an event, donating a snack, and making phone calls to solicit help or arrange an event.
 
Welcoming Committee
Diane Meo (215) 822-1500
The Welcoming Committee members make a personal phone call to new parishioners, and help new parishioners to make an easy transition into our Parish Family by acquainting them with the various parish ministries and committees. The committee developed a packet of information on all of the parish groups to be given to new parishioners when they register at the parish office.
 

 
Groups
 

Senior Citizens
Bill Brady   (215) 822-8774

E-mail:  vzeo08ge@verizon.net

Everyone over the age of 50 is invited to attend the meetings held every third Monday of each month at 11:00 AM at the school cafeteria. Dues of $5 are collected in May. The Seniors strive to achieve social, spiritual, charitable, and civic goals.

 

Respect Life Group
Anne Plummer   (215) 249-3993
E-mail: anne_plummer@hotmail.com
The primary goal of the Respect Life Group is to create and sustain a respect for human life from conception to natural death, and to work for the physical and spiritual needs of people in all stages of life. The group holds a Long Stem Rose sale on Mother's Day and offers Pro-Life pins and lapel roses on Respect Life Sunday, both to support local Crisis Pregnancy Centers and sponsors two children in the Philippines.

 

Mission Impossible Group

Karen Goodwin  (215) 570-8798
The Mission Impossible Group is the parish mission participating in mission trips to rural settings within the United States.  We meet monthly, the third Saturday of the month, 9:00 AM at the Chapel Parish Center.  Adults of any age can participate and children from age 16 are welcome with a parent/guardian in attendance.  Come serve God through service to the poor.