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
TWENTY FIRST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – AUGUST 26, 2018
MASS SCHEDULE – AUGUST 27-SEPTEMBER 2
MONDAY 9:00 AM COMMUNION SERVICE
TUESDAY 9:00 AM COMMUNION SERVICE
WEDNESDAY 9:00 AM BEN PAUL (Barbara Carey)
THURSDAY 9:00 AM HELEN BIRCH (Irene Anderson)
FRIDAY 9:00 AM ANNE SNYDER (Marie Hayes)
SATURDAY 4:00 PM HEALTH/WELFARE OF ST. FRANCIS PARISHIONERS
SUNDAY 9:00 AM ROSEMARY VASKI (Jim/Lynda Carlson)
10:30 AM JIM HUTCHINSON (Lorie & 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 mid-October. 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 $423,654 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
ST. FRANCIS PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL met recently. Copies of the minutes are available on the table in the gathering space of the church.
ST. FRANCIS SOCIAL ACTION COMMITTEE is collecting school supplies for
distribution to families in need. There is a container in the gathering space of church to place your donations.
SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT dePAUL We are grateful to all who have donated food, clothing, household goods and monetary gifts over the summer. Your ongoing gifts have allowed us to provide help to many, many families. Join us at our next meeting on Tuesday, August 28th, 6 PM at the Catholic Charities Building, 1416 Cumming Ave.
ST. WILLIAM’S HAM & MEATLOAF DINNER is planned for Sunday, September 9th, 11:30 AM – 4:30 PM. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children under 12 years and pre-schoolers are free. See upcoming bulletins for further details.
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS CO9UNCIL 499 will hold a Pasty Sale on Friday/Saturday, September 14-15. Cost is $4 for a 12oz pasty. Contact Tom Grota at 715-392-2061 to place your order. See upcoming bulletins for further details.
COLLECTION AUGUST 11-12:
Adult Envelopes $3,766.00 Food Shelf $ 25.00
Loose 653.82 Missions $105.00
TOTAL $4,419.82 Thank You!
MINISTRY SCHEDULE September 1-2
Cross Bearer – Arlene Osterlund
Candles – CarrieAnn Michalski, Lorie Frink
Reader – Glen Erickson
Server – Kathy Hanson
Communion – Val Sass
Ministers – Arlene Osterlund, Paul Olson, Angela Booth
Gift Bearers – Dembroski Boys
September Usher – Don, Rob, Ron Dembroski
Cross Bearer – Tom Michela
Candles – Janet Lebard, Janet Walroos
Reader – Rick Davern
Server – Nancy Lund
Communion – Janet Lebard
Ministers – Kyle Mehlum, Nick Mehlum, Judy Davern
Gift Bearers – Gary/Jan Abrahamson
September Ushers – Braylen, Jim Lemieux, Randy Kline
Cross Bearer – Eric Larson
Candles – Sebastian Lane, Erin Walpole
Reader – Mary Grace Werner
Server – Brent Olson
Communion – Julie Mccoshen
Ministers – Paulette White, Bernie Tomzak, Shirley Benson
Gift Bearers – Mccoshen Family
September Ushers – Tom Cannon, Jim Anklam, Bob Benson
Sympathy & Prayers to the family of Nicole Sampson.
May she rest in peace. +
God’s Special Blessings to Christopher Scott Hammond
as he receives the Sacraments of Initiation. +
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