Rosary Rally

I want to invite you to join in a Rosary Rally on Saturday, MAY 13, AT 12:00 noon at the lot east of my home on Kochs Lane. The Rosary, sponsored by America Needs Fatima, will be one of thousands of rallies that will take place all across the United States on that day. Please join us in offering reparation for the sins and offenses committed against the Immaculate Heart of Mary and to fervently … [Read more...]

St. Francis Parish Newsletter – May 2017

View the May 2017 edition of our St. Francis Parish Newsletter (PDF) … [Read more...]

Pastoral Council April Meeting Summary

The St. Francis Parish Council meeting was held on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. Opening prayer and formation occurred with the formation focused on completion of the synod questionnaire. All parishioners are asked to complete this survey by Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at www.dio.org/synod in order to provide the future direction for our diocese. Topics discussed at the meeting included: … [Read more...]

Holy Name Banquet – May 25th

Holy Name Banquet will be held on May 25, Ascension Thursday. Dinner will be at 6:00 p.m. Our guest speaker will be Dr. Mark Holtschlag. RSVP to John Benz at 440- 0875. … [Read more...]

Spring Clean Up – May 4th

The St. Francis Holy Name is sponsoring a Parish Grounds Clean up. It will take place Thursday, May 4 from 6:00-7:00 p.m. Meet in the parking lot at Solanus Hall. Bergman’s Nursery has agreed to graciously donate mulch to us. You might want to bring any lawn tools or weed eaters that may aid in the clean-up. We will concentrate on the rectory and church grounds. Please call Martin Mak at 257-9961 … [Read more...]

Healing Mass – Wednesday, April 26th – 5:30 p.m.

We have a number of people in our parish who are suffering from various illnesses. Our Parish Pastoral Council decided to have a special Mass in church on Wednesday, April 26 at 5:30 p.m. to pray for Carol Seifert, Allison Holbrook, and all of our dear parishioners and loved ones who are in need of God’s healing touch. Please come and join us in prayer for all who are ill. … [Read more...]

Parish Office Hours

The Parish Office will be temporarily reducing the open operating hours to 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. from April 11 – May 19. Recently Barb Girouard had surgery, and wouldn’t you know it, it was on her dominant arm. So she is unable to come to work in the Parish Office for about a month, and Misty Cramsey can only work part time. We are sorry that office hours are reduced to the mornings. We ask your … [Read more...]

Ladies of St. Francis Gathering – May 9th

Mary Our Mother, Pray For Us! As we come together for our May gathering on May 9, in Solanus Hall, let’s all remember that the beautiful month of May is dedicated to our Blessed Mother. We will start the evening with Mass at 5:15 p.m. in the church, followed by a delightful dinner. Cost of the meal is $6. We MUST have all reservations in by noon May 8. Call Edna at 224-3957. Remember the date … [Read more...]

Ladies of St. Francis Card Party – May 4th

On May 4, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Solanus Hall, a card/board games party will be held. Feel free to bring any game of your choice; maybe Dominoes, board games or Bunko. Hosted by Enda Trimble and Marcia Tushaus. For reservations, call Marcia at 222- 3370. … [Read more...]

Cancer Support Group

A Cancer support group will meet April 20, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in the St. Francis Parish Center. All are welcome, spouses, family and caregivers are encouraged to attend. This is a time of sharing and caring. … [Read more...]