.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
EASTER SUNDAY – APRIL 21, 2019
HE IS RISEN – ALLELUIA!
MASS SCHEDULE – APRIL 22-28:
TUESDAY 9:00 AM COMMUNION SERVICE
WEDNESDAY 9:00 AM MARY JACOBSON (St. Francis Altar Society)
THURSDAY 9:00 AM JAMES (JIM) SWEENEY (Maureen Coudret)
FRIDAY 9:00 AM JOAN ESTRADA (Barbara Carey)
SATURDAY 4:00 PM IN THANKSGIVING (Betty)
SUNDAY 9:00 AM H/W LIVING & DECEASED ALTAR SOCIETY MEMBERS
10:30 AM H/W ST. FRANCIS XAVIER PARISHIONERS
Please note: The parish office is closed on Monday, April 22nd. In case of an emergency call
We offer our prayers and God’s Special Blessings to those who received the Sacraments of Initiation this Easter: +
Clyde Annala, Thomas Haack & Renae Hendershot.
THE ANNUAL ROAST BEEF DINNER was another great success. We served 776 dinners which is an increase of 11 dinners as compared to 2018. A heartfelt thank you to the many volunteers who shared their time and talent for this annual parish event. Special thanks to the cooks for preparing such a delicious meal to enjoy. Thank you to those who brought food for our food shelf and the winner of the Super One Gift Card was Deanna Nygard. Steve Santori was the winner of the Brew-Sign. Special thanks to the youth who volunteered so generously. And finally SPECIAL THANKS TO KEN & DONNA STUBBE for all of their planning, organization and enthusiasm. God Bless You!
RELIGIOUS EDUCATION INFORMATION – DATES TO NOTE:
FIRST COMMUNION SUNDAY, APRIL 28TH
SACRAMENT OF CONFIRMATION FRIDAY, MAY 3RD
MAY CROWNING/FIRST COMMUNION RECEPTION SUNDAY, MAY 5TH
BACCALAUREATE SUNDAY, MAY 19TH
ALTAR SOCIETY “THIS N’ THAT” SALE Please bring items for the sale – no clothing, bedding,mattresses or box springs) to the church (E. 4th Street Parish Hall Entrance) on May 13th and 14th between 1 and 4 PM or on May 15th & 16th between 8:30 AM and noon. Our sale is planned for Friday and Saturday, May 17-18 from 8 AM TO 2 PM.
LOOKING AHEAD…FINAL MEETING OF ST. FRANCIS ALTAR SOCIETY is planned for Thursday, May 2nd. Mass will be offered at noon followed by a brief meeting and pot luck lunch. All who attend are asked to bring a dish to pass as well as a baby item which will be donated to those in need. All ladies of the parish are welcome!
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AT CATHEDRAL SCHOOL We are currently looking to fill positions for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. These include full-time Kindergarten Teacher, full-time 3K teacher, Middle School Music, Middle School Science, Middle School Social Studies and Middle School Language Arts. The middle school positions are part-time but could be combined to full-time positions. Send resumes and cover letter to Mrs. Samarziya at 1419 Baxter Avenue, Superior, WI. 54880 or email@example.com. Applications will be accepted until May 13th. We are also looking for a Hot Lunch Coordinator (29 hours a week) for the upcoming school year. Send resumes and cover letters to the above address or
e-mail. We will accept applications for this position until it is filled. Cathedral Pre-School Registration is now open. Cathedral offers a 3 and 4 year old program. Contact Amanda at 715-392-3900 or to firstname.lastname@example.org. CHASA participates in several programs which generate money for our school. We collect Box Tops for Education, Coke Rewards, aluminum cans, cancelled stamps and Loaves for Learning. Our first grade is collecting pop-tops to purchase children’s wheelchairs for Shriners Hospitals.
ALL SCHOOL REUNION FOR ALL WHO ATTENDED ST. FRANCIS SCHOOL is being planned for Saturday, August 3rd here in our parish with a full afternoon of activities planned. More information will be announced in future bulletins.
CATHEDRAL OF CHRIST THE KING’S CHICKEN DINNER will be served on Sunday, April 28th from 11:30 AM – 4:30 PM in Kress Hall. Take-outs and deliveries are available by calling 715-392-1661. Tickets are $10 for adults, children ages 6-12 are $5 and those children age 5 and under are free. Come join us!
BARBEQUE RIB DINNER will be held at United Presbyterian Church, 229 N. 28th Street on Tuesday, April 23rd from 4-7 PM. Menu includes barbequed pork ribs, baked beans cornbread, coleslaw, pickled beets, cupcakes and beverage. Cost is $10 for adults, Children ages 4-10 $5 and
those under age 4 are free.
ST. ANTHONY PARISH IN SUPERIOR SPRING TEA is planned for Saturday, May 18th at noon. Cost is $15 per person or a table for 8 for $100. This is a 5 course luncheon. Wear a “tea style” hat for a chance to win a prize. Tickets will be available at the door or you are invited to make your reservations at email@example.com.
COLLECTION: APRIL 6-7:
TOTAL $6,813.20 Thank You!
MINISTRY SCHEDULE April 27-28
Cross Bearer – Paul Olson
Candles – Arlene Osterlund, Lorie Frink
Reader – Celia Tarnowski
Server – Tom Wondolkowski
Communion – Paul Olson
Ministers – Steve Tarnowski, Lorie Frink, Arlene Osterlund
Gift Bearers – Ailee Miller Family
Ushers – Ron/Bob Dembroski, Jerry Beauchamp
Cross Bearer – Teagan Radtke
Candles – Janet Walroos, Janet Lebard
Reader – Bernie Tomzak
Server – Eaul Moore
Communion – Kay Moore
Ministers – Kathy Hesselgrave, Janet Lebard, Judy Davern
Gift Bearers – Jeff/Teri Collins
Ushers – Jack Sweeney, Randy Kline, Phil Allen
Cross Bearer – Erin Walpole
Candles – Aaron Moen
Reader – Meara Moen
Server – Nancy Lund
Communion – Dwane Anderson
Ministers – Tom Hansen, Kade Walpole, Gretchen Olson
Gift Bearers – Shamla Family
Ushers – Howie Mackey, Bob Benson, Pat Nummi
ST. FRANCIS PARISH PRAYER MINISTRY
DO YOU HAVE A NEED FOR PRAYER FOR YOURSELF OR A LOVED ONE? NO REQUEST IS TOO SMALL.
CALL THE PARISH PRAYER MINISTRY AND A NETWORK OF PRAYERS WILL BE OFFERED FOR YOUR INTENTION(S).