Altar & Rosary members will be selling mums on September 9 & 10.
Clean shoes are being collected for the Sojourner Truth House. There will be a marked box in the vestibule until October 22.
We are resurrecting our Hospitality Committee. Stop by the tables in the front of the church after masses this weekend, share a treat & hear our ideas. We will have sign up sheets for anyone interested in joining & welcome hearing any of your ideas. Let’s get to know one another.
An inquiry session for RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) classes will be held on Monday, September 11 at 7pm in the Ministry center for anyone interested in becoming Catholic or need to complete a sacrament. We meet once a week at 7pm on Mondays.
Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is a Holy Day of Obligation. Masses are Monday, August 14 (Vigil) at 7 pm, Tuesday, August 15 at 8 am, & 7 pm (Bilingual).
Bishop Hying will be the celebrant of the Saturday, August 12 Mass at 5pm as he formally installs Fr. Rick as Pastor of our parish. There will be a meal served in the gym immediately following Mass. All are welcome to join in the celebration, attend the Mass, and the meal.
Looking for people to help with the closet project in church & shed project. Please call the office if you can lend a hand.
Basket Raffle Winners: Nate W., Joellen, D. Callahan, Janet Northcutt, Julie Thompson, Berrett, Debbie, Ruth Sobolowski, Gerry Kmetz, Julie Pralle, Jeanette Marter, Leann, Joellen, Sylvia Mitchell, Karen Childress, Hayley Maas, Linda Lunsford.
We’ve formed a new “Contemporary Choir” which will sing and play at the 11:00 a.m. Mass on Sundays. If you’d like to join in on a weekly rehearsal, contact Fr. Rick.
Tot Spot Preschool will be moving to a different location.
There will be no weekday Masses from June 12 through June 16. Fr. Rick will be at the annual Diocese of Gary priest retreat.
A special graduation Mass for all high school & college graduates will be celebrated on June 11 at 8am Mass. Graduates, feel free to wear your graduation robes/gowns if you still have them. There will be a coffee/donut/juice reception outside the main entrance/vestibule of the church after Mass.
Rummage Sale: Help is needed to take in, organize, and sell items.
Drop off dates & times:
June 1-3 9 to 3
June 5 & 6 9 to 3
Rummage Sale dates & times:
June 7-9 7am to 4pm
June 10 7am to noon
Congratulations to Debbie Gac, Jan Koble, John Wolters, Barb Erdelen, Carol Barath, Fr. Rick, Mary Frahm, Artie Rastovski, Melani Csepiga, & Anna
Thank you to all Altar & Rosary Members and all who donated.
Memorial day Mass at St. Edward Cemetery (Burr Street) will be on Monday, May 29 at 9am. Bring your lawn chairs. In case of rain, Mass will be celebrated in church.
Rummage sale meeting on May 17 at 5:30pm in the gym. If you have any questions or for more information call June at 476-6735.
8th Annual Appreciation Dinner is scheduled for 6pm Saturday, May 20 in the school gym. Please RSVP by May 15.
Visit of the International Pilgrim Virgin Statue to St. Edward Church Monday, May 8.
1:30pm-2pm Arrival & Procession
2pm-2:30pm: Fatima Message by Custodian
3pm-4pm: St. Edward Daughters of Isabella & Knights of Columbus Rosary
4:30pm-5pm: St. Matthias Rosary Cell Rosary
7pm-7:30pm: St. Edward Altar & Rosary Rosary
7:50pm: Final Blessing
Altar & Rosary members will sell tickets for Mother’s Day Gift Basket after Mass this weekend.
We are looking for someone to take over our garden this year. The garden benefits our food pantry and is an opportunity to give people some fresh homegrown vegetables. If you are interested in feeding the poor through gardening this year, please contact the ministry center 696-7307.