2016 FORTNIGHT FOR FREEDOM: WITNESSES TO FREEDOM. The fifth Fortnight for Freedom will run from June 21-July 4 (from the vigil of the Feasts of St. John Fisher and St. Thomas More to Independence Day). The theme for this year’s Fortnight is “Witnesses to Freedom.” On Tuesday, June 21 at 6:30 pm – “A Call to Prayer for the Fortnight for Freedom,” a Holy Hour led by Deacon Jeff Austin will be hosted by St. John the Baptist Church in Marshfield. Please join us in praying for the protection of our conscience rights (e.g. the right to refrain from participation in abortion or same- sex marriage or contraception, et alia).
The Family Life Committee is organizing a “Family Night “at Athletic Park in Wausau, Woodchucks vs. Battle Creek, on Wed. July 13 at 6:35. Gates open at 5:35. Reserved seating, a Woodchucks ball cap, a hotdog and soda, all for $10.50. Transportation is on your own as no bus will be provided. If you wish to join us, please put $10.50 per person in an envelope provided (under the bulletin board) for registering and place your completed envelope in the collection basket or give to an usher. First come, first served, but please do so before June 26th.
If you have questions please contact Joan Meyer.
The annual month of June “Project Milk” is sponsored by the PCCW of the parish.
The monies collected will go to the Cosa Hogar Juan Pablo Orphanage near Lurin, Peru. It is 20 miles outside of Lima. This project provides milk for the children at the orphanage and the surrounding Peruvian area. Please note the “Special Milk Can” in the gathering area is to place your monetary contributioninto. The children sincerely appreciate your support.