Our Mother Mary needs your help! We are down to 2 volunteers that come every Monday at St. Paul’s from 10:30 to 1:00 pm to make rosary’s that are sent all over the world. Supplies are on hand. Please find it in your heart to help out with how ever much time you can spare!
DIOCESAN ANNUAL APPEAL: St. Paul’s target amount for the 2016-17 year is $13,193.00. We can reach this goal if we all do our part. Checks are made payable to “Diocese of LaCrosse” or “Diocesan Annual Appeal”. Please return your pledge cards promptly to St. Paul’s by mail or in the collection basket. Any questions, call Rose Remington. Thank you and God Bless.
The Tomah Deanery Fall Gathering will be held at St. John the Baptist Church in Wilton on Thursday, Oct. 20 with the President’s meeting at 6:15 registration beginning at 6:30, and program starting at 7 pm. Our guest speaker will be Kay Schultz, She will be sharing her involvement with an organization called C.R.E.A. (Center for Reflection, Education and Action) C,R,E.A.’s mission is to offer opportunities to help those whose human rights have been violated or disregarded by helping them to earn a living. Kay’s focus is on the people of Guatemala. She will have many of their handmade fair trade products for sale, accepting cash or check for payment, withal proceeds going back to the people of Guatemala. We hope you will be joining us for a wonderful evening of sharing and fellowship.
“A Scrap Book History of St. Michaels”: Shirley Finucan is working on this wonderful project and is looking for your family data relating to their history with St. Michaels church. There will be a box at the back of the church for you to put your memories and pictures. (Dates of baptisms, confirmations, weddings, etc. are needed as well from 2005 on newer).
St. James will be having a pot-luck get together after Mass on November 5th. Come and join us for some fellowship and good home cooking.
Diocese Annual Appeal: St. James target is $5,119.00 this year. Remember that any amount donated over this amount will be sent back to St. James to use as it is needed. Thank you to all for your generosity.
Please remember to donate to the Camp Douglas Food Pantry. There are several drop spots here in Camp Douglas.