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Nov 19

All parishioners invited for Family Wreath Making in the school gym from 11 - 12 pm. Learn about Advent and decorate a wreath for your home. $20 covers the cost of the wreath, candles and greenery. If you have your own ring, the cost is $15 and will cover the items mentioned above. Registrations needed to help us purchase enough supplies. Register here.

 

 

Nov 19

Have your children do their Christmas shopping at Ascension's annual Children's Christmas Boutique from 10am - 1pm in the school Pine Room (enter off Van Buren Street). This adorable event runs at the same time as the much loved Cookie Walk. Come and see the Pine Room transformed into a gift store where each child can shop for the loved ones on his/her Christmas list. Big kids are available to help your child shop and find affordable Christmas gifts for everyone on their list. 

Nov 7

SAVE THE DATE! Please join us for Ascension's Annual Cookie Walk and Christmas Market on Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 10 am - 1 pm.

The Ascension Women's Cooperative needs your help! Please consider baking for the annual AWC Cookie Walk on Saturday, December 1, 2018! We are asking for 3-4 dozen holiday themed cookies -- and we also need bakers to make cakes, pies, & dessert breads!  Drop off either Friday, November 30th from 4:30-6:30pm or Saturday, December 1 from 8-9:30 am. To sign up, please visit: http://tinyurl.com/2018cookiewalk. Learn more!

Nov 4

We will begin to take Mass Intentions for 2019 on Tuesday, November 20 from 9-11:30 am and on Tuesday, November 27 from 9-11:30 am and 4:30-7 pm. Please come to the Parish Center Office. Please note that no Mass Intentions from 2018 will be carried over to 2019. One weekend Mass and one 8:15 am weekday Mass per week will be designated for multiple Mass Intentions. Only after November 27 will we take additional Mass Intentions on a daily basis.

Nov 4

During this month of November we pray in a special way for those we love who have passed from this life to the next. All are invited to inscribe the names of their deceased loved ones in the Book of the Dead, near the Pascal Candle by the Saint Joseph altar. If you have a photograph of a deceased loved one, and would like to place it in one of the designated areas in the church, please feel free to do so.  Seeing these pictures renews our bonds with them and reminds us to pray for the repose of their souls, even as we seek their intercession on our behalf.