Welcome to the Catholic Community of
St. Ambrose

St. Ambrose

10692 Freedom St., Garrettsville


Mass Times
Sunday: 11:00am
Wednesday, Friday: 8:00am
Holy Days: Check the Bulletin

Sacrament of Reconciliation
1st Saturday of the Month, 2:00pm

Rosary
Every Sunday at 10:25 am

On Line Giving
Instructions

Ministry of Care: Prayer Request

Ministry of Care was started by Vi McCarty and has been part of our St. Ambrose family for decades. If you have a prayer request or would like to become a St. Ambrose prayer warrior, please email your information to ministryofprayersa@gmail.com. Prayer requests will be sent to members at the beginning of each month via email in the form of an attached letter. For prayers needed in between the monthly letter you can simply send your request to the same email, and all members who are on the email chain will receive it. If you do not have access to email, you can contact the rectory to request a copy to be mailed to you. For other questions please feel free to contact co-chairs Betsy Dunn 330-719-2657 or Judy Macek 330-398- 5000.

Bingo News

Bingo has been cancelled until further notice!

LAST CALL for “Pancakes, Pajamas, and Proverbs”

It’s almost here! Don’t miss out. LAST CALL for this Saturday’s Ladies’ Day of Prayer at St Ambrose. Call or text Andrea at 330-883-2488 RIGHT NOW to register for this awesome day long celebration: Saturday, Jan. 22, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Hall and Church. WEAR YOUR P.J.’s! We will pray, play, sing, stretch and craft. Three meals are included. Come for the entire day (or for part of this day) of wonderful fellowship, faith, food, and fun. Teen & tween girls welcome. REGISTRATION ENDS at MIDNIGHT 1/16/2022.

50/50 Raffle

Different groups of the Parish Family of St. Ambrose are sponsoring a monthly 50/50 drawing. Tickets are $1 each, or 6 tickets for $5 and will be sold after Mass (or contact the rectory). The drawing will be held on the last day of the month and the prize is half of all donations received. The raffle benefits the St. Ambrose Music Ministry for the month of January.

Bloodmobile - American Red Cross

Thursday, Jan. 20, the American Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at St. Ambrose in the church hall from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Please consider giving the gift-of-life - donate blood! Thank you to the generous donors at St. Ambrose Church. There is a critical shortage of blood in northeast Ohio. Seriously consider giving the gift of life...donate blood.

Women’s Renewal Team’s Italian Night

This year the Eighth Italian Night Dinner will be held on Saturday, Jan. 29, from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. We are excited to offer you our delicious take out Heat and Eat Lasagna dinner. Single size $12.00, family size dinner (feeds 5) $50.00. Don’t forget our famous Chinese auction baskets. Tickets are $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00. For more information call Melani at (330)357-6377.

Men's Renewal Weekend at St. Joseph, Mantua

St. Joseph Church in Mantua is hosting their annual Men’s Renewal on Feb. 19 and 20 in the school building and Hughes Hall. The Men’s Renewal is a free, two-day gathering of adult Christian men (Catholic and non-Catholic) coming together in faith to deepen their relationship with Jesus Christ and other Christian men. The weekend will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 19, and concludes with Mass on the afternoon of Sunday, Feb. 20. During the weekend, participants can expect time for prayer, reflection, fellowship, and food. For more info about this event, please contact Tim at 216-338-8086 or Don at 330-903-0928, or email menofstjosephmantua@gmail.com. Be sure to visit https://stjosephmantua.com/men-of-st-joseph for more details including links to an online registration form and videos about the experience.

Are You Registered?

To avoid problems or misunderstandings, especially when planning baptisms, marriages, etc., be sure that you are registered and active. To register, call the rectory at 330-527- 4105. One way to show you are active means to use your weekly contribution envelopes. That way, the computer will not deactivate you.

PSR & Youth Ministry

Rehearsal for First Reconciliation

… is Sunday, Jan. 23 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Church. This rehearsal is for both children and their parents. Please bring your candles to the rehearsal. We will review the First Reconciliation Liturgy at this time. If you have any questions, please contact Peg Haney at phaney@stjosephmantua.com or call 330-274-2268.

First Reconciliation

… is on Tuesday, Jan. 25 at 6:30 p.m. in St. Joseph’s Church. This will be a communal Reconciliation. Candidates, along with their parents and families are welcome to attend and participate. There will be a reception after the liturgy for the children and their families in the All Purpose Room at St. Joseph Church.

K of C

Knights of Columbus

K of C Meeting Times

St. Ambrose Council 11801 - Meets the second (business) and fourth (social) Monday of each month at 7:30 pm in the St. Ambrose hall.

Windham K of C - The Windham K of C meets the second and fourth Monday of each month at 7:30 pm in the St. Michael hall.

Please check the weekly bulletin for schedule changes.

Charity Fundraiser

CalsThe St. Ambrose Knights of Columbus is hosting a charity fundraiser through Cal's restaurant in Garrettsville that benefits the K of C/Charles Abraham Scholarship fund and Garrettsville-Nelson Food Shelf. Download and print a copy of the Cal's flyer, dine at Cal's and present the flyer on the listed dates. Flyers are also available in the church vestibule. Download and print the Cals Flyer

Labels For Education

St. Ambrose Knights of Columbus are teaming up with J. A. Garfield Schools for a "Box Tops for Education"/"Labels for Education" drive. The school receives money for every UPC label and box top submitted. There is a collection box in the back of the Church for you to deposit your labels. Please help the kids and JAG Schools. Thank you!