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
EIGHTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – AUGUST 4, 2019
MASS SCHEDULE – AUGUST 5-11:
MONDAY 9:00 AM COMMUNION SERVICE
TUESDAY 9:00 AM COMMUNION SERVICE
WEDNESDAY 11:15 AM Fr. Jim will offer Mass at St. Mary’s Hospital Chapel.
THURSDAY 9:00 AM ANNIVERSARY LEON STILWELL (Betty)
FRIDAY 9:00 AM GAIL/REGINA NELSON
LIVING/DECEASED NELSON FAMILY
SATURDAY 4:00 PM EMANUEL (PETE) LaVALLEY (George LaValley Family)
SUNDAY 9:00 AM JENNIFER Le MIEUX (Lyn Larson)
10:30 AM HEALTH/WELFARE OF ST. FRANCIS PARISHIONERS
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION, SATURDAYS, 3:15 – 3:45 PM
Welcome!! to all who are visiting our parish this weekend as staff, teachers and students who taught or attended St. Francis School!
We are so happy to be celebrating with you!
God Bless You All!
SCHOOL SUPPLIES The social action committee of the parish will once again be conducting their annual program asking for donations of school supplies. Notebooks, backpacks, crayons, pencils, notebook paper, pens, etc. etc. There is a box in the gathering space of our church for you to place your donations. These will be given to Cathedral School, St. Vincent DePaul and any other facility who provides help with families. If you know of a family who needs supplies please call the parish office (715-398-7174) and let us know so we are able to help. (This call would be confidential.) Thank you for your continuing generosity. If you have any questions or would like more information contact Marilee at 715-399-8252 or Janet at 715-394-4130.
MINISTRY SCHEDULING We have begun scheduling for the months of September, October and November. Please call the parish office to let us know of any weekend(s) you are unable to serve in your particular ministries. We are always in need of CROSS/CANDLE/GIFT BEARERS, READERS, SERVERS, COMMUNION MINISTERS & USHERS. Training is offered. Please consider serving your parish family in one (or more) of these very important volunteer opportunities. Thank you!
CATHEDRAL SCHOOL NEWS We are looking for a Hot Lunch Coordinator (29 hours weekly) for the upcoming 2019-20 school year. Send resumes for any of these positions to: Mrs. Samarziya, 1419 Baxter Avenue, Superior, WI. 54880 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Cathedral School registration has begun for grades K-8. If you are interested in registering please call the school office at 715-392-2976.
SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT dePAUL If you wish to donate backpacks you can bring them to the Catholic Charities Building at 1416 Cumming Avenue Monday through Thursdays. Call us at 715-398-4039 if you are in need of school clothing. Please consider joining us at our next meeting on Tuesday, August 13th at 6 PM at the above address.
KC COUNCIL 499 will conduct the monthly business meeting on Tuesday, August 6th at St. Anthony Parish in Allouez, beginning with the rosary at 6:30 PM and meeting to follow. All are welcome!
“RAISE US UP” (ELEVATOR UPDATE):
TOTAL PLEDGED $ 456,324
GIVEN TO DATE 392,584
PLEDGES OUTSTANDING $ 61,740
Should you need a reminder of your pledge balance, please call the parish office. Donation envelopes can be found in the blue baskets in the back of church.
Thank you for your support!
COLLECTION: JULY 20-21:
Adult $ 4,216.00
TOTAL $ 4,846.60 Thank you!
MINISTRY SCHEDULE AUGUST 10-11
Cross Bearer – ARLENE OSTERLUND
Candles – LORIE FRINK, CARRIEANN MICHALSKI
Reader – PAUL OLSON
Server – EUAL MOORE
Communion – KAY MOORE
Ministers – KYLE MEHLUM, ANGELA BOOTH, VAL SASS
Gift Bearers – DEMBROSKI BOYS
Ushers – BOB/RON DEMBROSKI, VOLUNTEER
Cross Bearer – TOM MICHELA
Candles – VIRGINIA MICHELA, JANET LEBARD
Reader – JON SHAMLA
Server – PETE RABOIN
Communion – BARBARA CAREY
Ministers – GAIL ERDMAN, JANET LEBARD, VOLUNTEER
Gift Bearers – SHAMLA FAMILY
Ushers – JIM, JOE VANO, VOLUNTEER
Cross Bearer – JIM LANE
Candles – MALU LANE, SEBASTIAN LANE
Reader – JEAN DOTTERWICK
Server – ERNIE SWARTZ
Communion – BERNIE TOMZAK
Ministers – GRETCHEN OLSON, SAM DOTTERWICK, NANCY LUND
Gift Bearers – VOLUNTEERS
Ushers – TOM CANNON, VOLUNTEER, VOLUNTEER
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 YOU INTENTION(S).
715-398-5661 715-392-5876 715-398-5527
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