ST. FRANCIS XAVIER CATHOLIC CONGREGATION
2316 East Fourth Street, Superior, WI. 54880
Parish Office: 715-398-7174
Parish Office Hours: Monday-Friday - 8AM – 4 PM
Diocese of Superior Website: www.catholicdos.org
St. Francis Parish Website: www.stfrancisxaviersuperior.com
Fr. Jim Tobolski, Pastor
Mary Margaret Sitek, Parish Secretary
PALM SUNDAY – MARCH 25, 2018
MASS SCHEDULE – MARCH 26-APRIL 1:
MONDAY 9:00 AM COMMUNION SERVICE
TUESDAY 9:00 AM OLIVE BAILEN (Helen Vesgich)
WEDNESDAY 9:00 AM HEALTH/WELFARE OF A FRIEND
HOLY 10:30 AM Fr. Jim will offer Mass at The Lighthouse.
THURSDAY 7:00 PM MASS OF OUR LORD’S SUPPER
GOOD JOHN HORENCY (Gene & Janet Walroos)
FRIDAY 1:00 PM CELEBRATION OF OUR LORD’S PASSION & DEATH
HOLY SATURDAY VIGIL 8:00 PM RONALD GRONSKI (Dennis & Betty Jo Edwards)
EASTER – RESURRECTION OF OUR LORD
SUNDAY 9:00 AM JOHN, MARY ELLEN & THOMAS TOBOLSKI (family)
10:30 AM BERTHA WARNER (family)
The parish office is closed on Monday, April 2nd. Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, April 3rd. In case of an emergency please call
OUR ANNUAL ROAST BEEF DINNER IS THIS SUNDAY, MARCH 25TH
Serving begins at 11 AM and ends at 4 PM. Dine-in, take-outs and home delivery are available. Tickets are $12 for adults, $5 for ages 6-12 and under 5 are free. Don’t forget to bring your non-perishable food items to enter your family into a drawing for a $50 Super One Gift Card. A 50-50 RAFFLE will be held throughout the day as well as the KC, Council 499, will be taking orders for their spring pasty sale. Desserts can be brought to the parish hall on Sunday, March 25th before 11 AM.
“RAISE US UP” NEWS We continue to make great progress in our “Raise Us Up” Campaign for the new elevator and restroom/parish hall accessibility project. Thus far we have $380,260.00 in pledges (85 % of our goal) from 220 families (36% of our parish). A reminder that pledge and payment envelopes can be found in the blue baskets in the gathering space of church. If you have not pledged yet, now is the time! Thanks to all who support this vital project!
ST. FRANCIS ALTAR SOCIETY wishes to thank all who baked, served or helped in any way with the recent Priest Assembly. The volunteers here at St. Francis are so very supportive and helpful! We look forward to seeing many of you at our next meeting on Thursday, April 5th at 1 PM.
RELIGIOUS EDUCATION INFORMATION
Classes resume on Wednesday, 4th and Sunday, April 8th.
Looking ahead – GRANDPARENTS’ DAY – SUNDAY APRIL 22ND. Grandparents are invited to attend class with their grandchildren and be treated to a Pancake Breakfast from 9 AM – Noon.
SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT dePAUL Through your generosity the society is able to bring the mercy of Jesus into the hearts of the poor by assisting with food, clothing, furniture and help with rent and transportation. Why not join us at our next meeting on Tuesday, March 27th, 6 PM.
UPCOMING COMMUNITY EVENTS:
KC PASTY SALE, SATURDAY, APRIL 13-14 (715-302-2061 for details)
ST. ROSE CHICKEN DINNER/BAKE SALE, SUNDAY, APRIL 15TH.
CATHEDRAL CHICKEN DINNER, SUNDAY, APRIL 29TH
TOGETHER FOR LIFE BANQUET, APRIL 29TH, GREYSOLON BALLROOM
Call the parish office for details on any of the above events.
COLLECTION MARCH 10-11:
Adult Envelopes $4,651.00
TOTAL $5,266.00 Thank You!
National Concern Collection $392.00
MINISTRY SCHEDULE APRIL 7-8:
Cross Bearer - Paul Olson
Candles - Arlene Osterlund, Lorie Frink
Reader - Steve Tarnowski
Server - Pete Raboin
Communion - Glen Erickson
Ministers - Celia Tarnowski, Lorie Frink, Arlene Osterlund
Gift Bearers - Sue Koehler, volunteer
April Ushers - Jerry Beauchamp, Ron Dembrowski, Don Dembrowski
Cross Bearer - Braylen LeMieux
Candles - Janet Walroos, Janet LeBard
Reader - Jean Dotterwisk
Server - Nancy Lund
Communion - Janet LeBard
Ministers - Eual Moore, Kay Moore, Gail Erdman
Gift Bearers - Genny/Tristan Teasley
April Ushers - Jim VanO, Joe VanO, Bill Connolly
Cross Bearer - Mike Saari
Candles - Annabelle Saari, Gabrielle Saari
Reader - Jane Anklam
Server - Ernie Swartz
Communion - Julie McCoshen
Ministers - Jen Saari, Paulette White, Bernie Tomzak
Gift Bearers - Moen Family
April Ushers - Jim Anklam, Randy Kline, Tom Cannon