Ladies: Mark your calendars: Annual Mother / Daughter Breakfast will be hosted by the Holy Name Society on Mother’s Day-May 8, 2016 after the 8 a.m. mass. Grandmothers, mothers, daughters, godmother s and ladies who have given guidance to our families are extended an invitation to come to the dining hall of church and enjoy a good meal, on their special day! We look forward to seeing you there. Men, teenage boys and boys of the parish: your help is needed to set-up, prepare, serve, clean-up, etc. for this event. Please contact Todd Rueth @ 715-659-5213 to offer your time and talent to make this a memorable time for the ladies. Thank you
During the “Month of May” the rosary only will be recited 20 minutes before mass* Needed: Parishioners of this parish to lead the congregation in reciting the rosary. A sign-up sheet can be found on back table in the gathering room. Your help in being a rosary prayer leader in reciting the rosary would be greatly appreciated. Parishioners * Please show respect for the rosary being prayed and enter church quietly. Thank you.
REMINDER to Parishioners * 24 Hour Eucharistic Adoration – 2016 -First Friday – May 6 through May 7, 2016 ** Starting at 9 am on Friday an ending at 9 am on Saturday) Note: There will be a prayer petition book placed out the week prior to our First Friday Eucharistic Adoration. Anyone wishing to have petitions offered during Adoration may enter their petition into the book and they will be prayed for. Attention: Church doors are locked @ 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. if you are coming to pray during this time please knock on door (under carport) 5 minutes before the start of each hour and you will be let in by person already inside of church.
During the Month of May , the Social Justice Committee members of the parish will be collecting “ Baby Shower Gifts” for the Hannah Center , a “Wish List” will be provided by the Play’n’Pack, that will be placed in the gathering room of church. New this year, the parishioners, if they wish can pick up a “Baby Bottle” to take home and place their loose change into during the month to be returned back to the church at the end of May. Please help to support these two worthwhile activities.
Year of Mercy Pilgrimage for Christ the King & St. John’s Parishes on Wednesday-July 20, 2016 with Father Martin. Holy Door @ the St. Joseph the Workman Cathedral * Holy Door @ The Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe * St. Rose Convent-Our Lady of the Angels Chapel . Cost $35 per person to paid upon registration which includes transportation, lunch @ the Shrine and stipends for hosts. Space is limited to 45 bus seats and will be filled on “first come” basis. Please register by calling parish office @ 715-569-4480 and talking to parish secretary. * A mandatory “Adult Medical Release & Permission Form is needed and Judy will provide one for you, when you register. *** Informational sheets can be found on back table in Gathering Room.