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
NINETEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – AUGUST 12, 2018
MASS SCHEDULE – AUGUST 13-19:
MONDAY 9:00 AM COMMUNION SERVICE
TUESDAY 9:00 AM COMMUNION SERVICE
FEAST OF THE ASSUMPTION – HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION
WEDNESDAY 5:30 PM IN APPRECIATION OF FR. JIM / BISHOP POWERS AS CELEBRANT
THURSDAY 9:00 AM ED & MARY MELKON (Ray Beauto)
FRIDAY 9:00 AM MEMORIAL MASS FOR ELIZABETH (BETTY) GRONSKI
This Mass will be in church.
SATURDAY 4:00 PM BERNADINE SAMPSON (Marilee Culliton)
SUNDAY 9:00 AM HEALTH/WELFARE OF ST. FRANCIS PARISHIONERS
10:30 AM JANELLE (CANNON) LANGDON (Tom, Jan & family)
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION, SATURDAYS, 3:15 – 3:45 PM
“RAISE US UP” CAMPAIGN UPDATE – GREAT NEWS! Construction is in progress on the new elevator and parish hall renovation! With God’s help the entire project will be completed by the end of September. Please keep in mind:
- Daily Mass will be held in the Garden Room (5th Street side of building).
- The 4th Street Parish Hall Entrance and the 24th Ave E Avenue side entrance are temporarily closed. Please use other entrances to the facility.
- Parish hall bathrooms are under construction and temporarily closed. Please use available restrooms behind the kitchen area. Please follow the signs in the hall to the bathrooms.
- We are now at $421,675 in pledges! This is 94% of our goal! A reminder that pledge and payment envelopes are available in the blue baskets in the gathering space of the church.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROSITY AND COOPERATION
YOUR SAVING PASTOR We are cleaning out the storage closet in the parish office and are using left over bulletin covers from the past year. Enjoy the “golden oldies!”
ST. FRANCIS XAVIER PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL will meet on Tuesday, August 14th at 4:30 PM in the Garden Room. Parishioners are always welcome.
RELIGIOUS EDUCATION COMMITTEE The parish is currently updating and reorganizing the Education Committee. If you would like to be a part of this endeavor, please attend a meeting on Thursday, August 16th at 6:30 PM in the Garden Room. Help us bring God’s presence to our young people. If you have questions please call Ernie Swartz at the parish office. Thank you.
ST. FRANCIS SOCIAL ACTION COMMITTEE The following items are needed for our St. Francis Food Shelf: cereal, Hamburger Helper, crackers, peanut butter, soups, spaghettios, mac/cheese, boxed potatoes & spaghetti. Your donations may be left in the wooden box at the ramp entrance of the church. Thank you!
SCHOOL SUPPLIES are being collected by the committee for distribution to families in need. There is a container in the gathering space of church to place your donations.
CATHEDRAL SCHOOL NEWS
*New Family Orientation Night will be Wednesday, August 22nd, 6-7 PM in the gym.
*Meet & Greet on Thursday, August 30th, 9 AM-1 PM. Bring your school supplies and meet your teachers.
*The school office will be open Tuesday-Thursday 9 AM – 2 PM this summer.
*We are currently looking for a few positions for the coming year;
Middle School Language Arts / Middle School Science / Preschool Aides
Send cover letter and resume to Mrs. Jaime Samarziya – 1419 Baxter Avenue,
Superior, WI. 54880 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Cathedral School Registration, K-Grade 8 continues.
Contact main office 715-392-2976.
COLLECTION JULY 28-29:
Adult Envelopes $3,816.00 Food Shelf $25.00
TOTAL $4,386.25 Thank You!
MINISTRY SCHEDULE AUGUST 18-19
Cross Bearer – Paul Olson
Candles – CarrieAnn Michalski, Volunteer
Reader – Tom Wondolkowski
Server – Pete Raboin
Communion – Angela Booth
Ministers – Celia Tarnowski, Steve Tarnowski, Paul Olson
Gift Bearers – Volunteers
August Usher – Don, Rob, Ron Dembroski
Cross Bearer – Tom Michela
Candles – Betty Krysiak, Janet Walroos
Reader – Jean Dotterwick
Server – Eual Moore
Communion – Barbara Carey
Ministers – Dan Leif, Gail Erdman, Virginia Michela
Gift Bearers – Volunteers
August Ushers – Phil Allen, Randy Kline, Jim Lemieux
Cross Bearer – Eric Larson
Candles – Annika Bergstrom, Heidi Gondik
Reader – Carole Nordness
Server – Ernie Swartz
Communion – Kirk Ilenda
Ministers – Shannon Ilenda, Ronnie Olenda, Sam Dotterwick
Gift Bearers – Jim Lane Family
July Ushers – Ernie Swartz, Jim Anklam, Tom Cannon
The place to be happy is here;
The time to be happy is now;
The way to be happy is to make others so.
PARISH PRAYER MINISTRY
DO YOU HAVE A NEED FOR YOURSELF, A LOVED ONE OR A FRIEND?
CALL THE PARISH PRAYER MINISTRY AND PRAYERS WILL BE OFFERED FOR YOUR SPECIAL INTENTION.
CALL ANY OF THE FOLLOWING NUMBERS - NO REQUEST IS TOO SMALL.
715-398-5661 715-392-2492 715-392-5876