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
FEAST OF THE EPIPHANY – JANUARY 6, 2019
MASS SCHEDULE – JANUARY 7-13:
MONDAY 9:00 AM COMMUNION SERVICE
TUESDAY 9:00 AM MARY ELLEN FLAHERTY (family)
WEDNESDAY 9:00 AM BEVERLY PIERCE (Irene Anderson)
THURSDAY 9:00 AM COMMUNION SERVICE
FRIDAY 9:00 AM ANNE SNYDER (a friend)
SATURDAY 4:00 PM MSGR. EDWARD MEULEMANS (Betty)
SUNDAY 9:00 AM CATHEDRAL CLASS OF 1960 (friends)
10:30 AM HEALTH/WELFARE OF ST. FRANCIS PARISHIONERS
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION, SATURDAYS, 3:15 – 3:45 PM
ST. FRANCIS PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL will meet on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 4:30 PM in the Garden Room. Parishioners are always welcome.
RELIGIOUS EDUCATION INFORMATION
Sunday, January 6th – 9:15 AM Grades K-5
Tuesday, January 8th – 9:30 AM/7:00 PM Adult Formation –Garden Room
Wednesday, January 9th – 6:00 PM Grades 6-8
7:15 PM Grades 9-11
RECOGNITION DINNER / RELIGIOUS EDUCATION VOLUNTEER STAFF is being planned for Thursday, January 24th at the Hammond Steak House beginning at 6 PM with a social time. Dinner will follow at 6:30 PM. Please call Ernie (715-394-6489) by Sunday, January 20th to make your reservation.
ADULT FORMATION A new video series of the Gospel of Matthew will begin on Tuesday, January 8th at 9:30 AM and 7:00 PM – both sessions in the Garden Room.
All are welcome! Call Ernie at 715-398-7175 or 715-394-6489 if you would like more information.
CATHEDRAL SCHOOL NEWS There are currently openings for preschool part time aides and substitute teachers. Please send resumes and cover letter to Jaime Samarziya, 1419 Baxter Avenue, Superior, WI. 54880 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please remember to save all General Mills boxtops, Milk Moola, plastic covers from milk jugs of all sizes. orange juice, juice drinks, ice cream and tops of plastic milk bags. We also collect Coke Rewards, aluminum cans and Loaves for Learning. There is a container in the gathering space
of our church for your donations.
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS COUNCIL 499 will hold its regular business meeting on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at St. Anthony Parish at 4315 E. 3rd Street in Allouez. The evening will begin with the Rosary at 6:30 PM followed by the meeting at 7:00 PM.
DIVORCE CARE CLASS will begin on January 22, 2019, 6:30 PM in Cathedral’s Kress Hall, Room 6. The class is for people who are currently going through a divorce or those who have been through a divorce. To register call the Cathedral parish office at 715-392-8511 with your name and telephone number. Confidentiality is respected. For questions please call Jim Ronchak, class leader, at 715-394-4822. To learn more about Divorce Care check out the program at www.divorcecare.org.
SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT dePAUL and those we serve are very grateful to everyone who helped provide gifts for children and teens this Christmas. With your help we were able to help 243 youth in our community. Everyone is welcome to join us at our next meeting on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 beginning at 6:00 PM at the Catholic Charities Building located at 1416 Cumming Avenue. (715-398-4039)
COLLECTIONS: DECEMBER 22-23: DECEMBER 24-25 (CHRISTMAS):
Adult $3,306.00 $35,840.00
Loose 818.00 4,286.43
TOTAL $4,124.00 $40,126.43
MINISTRY SCHEDULE January 12-13:
Cross Bearer – Paul Olson
Candles – Sue Koehler, CarrieAnn Michalski
Reader – Kyle Mehlum
Server – Kathy Hanson
Communion – Angela Booth
Ministers – Lorie Frink, Val Sass, Paul Olson
Gift Bearers – Arlene Osterlund
January Ushers – Bob Dembroski, Ron Dembroski, Jerry Beauchamp
Cross Bearer – Dick Caffrey
Candles – Virginia Michela, Betty Krysiak
Reader – Dianne Caffrey
Server – Nancy Lund
Communion – Barbara Carey
Ministers – Carolyn Sweeney, Larry McDonald, Bonnie McDonald
Gift Bearers – Bob/Gail Erdman
January Ushers – Phil Allen, Jim and Joe VanO
Cross Bearer – Sebastian Lane
Candles – Jim Lane, Malu Lane
Reader – Gretchen Olson
Server – Brent Olson
Communion – Jen Saari
Ministers – Shannon Ilenda, Kirk Ilenda, Ronnie Ilenda
Gift Bearers – Ilenda Family
January Ushers – Tom Cannon, Howie Mackey, Bob Benson
+ Do you have a prayer request?
A need for yourself or a loved one?
Call the parish prayer ministry and a network
of prayers will be offered for your intention. 715-398-5661 715-392-5876