Parishioners, please consider canning homemade jams, jellies, pickles, figs, whatever your specialty is to donate to the Germanfest Country Store. These are always big sellers and we have guests who come far & wide just for our homemade canned goods! In addition, we need arts & crafts, handmade quilts & baby items, jewelry, etc. to sell in the Country Store.
You’re invited to our Parish Family Picnic & Movie Night this Friday, July 10 beginning at 6:00 pm on the church grounds near the pavilion. Hot dogs, chips & homemade ice cream are on the menu. There will be a kid-friendly movie in the Parish Hall. Bring your lawn chairs & blankets and whatever outside games or toys your children might enjoy. We have bubbles & glow sticks for the kids and fireworks to cap off the evening.
VBS begins Monday, June 15 and continues thru Wednesday, June 17, 8:30 am – 11:30 am, must be entering K-5 thru 4th grade Fall 2015. Registration continues thru this Sunday, June 14. Our theme this year is “Win the World for Jesus!”
The Parish Office will be closed Monday, May 25 for Memorial Day.
Monday, May 25, 9:00 am
Mass will be followed by the blessing of the graves of our veterans. Also, a reception in the Parish Hall will follow. All are welcome!
All 2015 High School and College Graduates are invited to attend this special Mass in their honor on Sunday, May 17 at 5:00 pm. Our Youth group will be hosting a party featuring dinner and live music under the pavilion behind the Parish Hall immediately following Mass. Graduates and their family & friends are invited!!
Join us Saturday, May 16 at 4:00 pm as 17 of our children celebrate their First Communion. Friends and family are encouraged to attend this Mass, a reception will follow in the lobby of the church.
Our Knights of Columbus will be selling smoked pork for the Memorial Day Holiday. They will take orders after all Masses on Sunday, May 10 and May 17 – payment is due at time of order. Pick up will be Sunday, May 24 between 8am and noon. Check the flyer in the May 10 bulletin for additional details.
The month of May is traditionally dedicated to our Blessed Mother. On Sundays during May, the Knights of Columbus will be leading us in praying the Rosary before all Masses.
Join us this Sunday, April 19 at the 5:00 pm Mass as twenty-two of our young people from St. Joseph/Gluckstadt and Sacred Heart/Canton celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation.