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May 30

Join us at 7:30 pm in the Church this Friday for a special evening of prayer and amazing music.

May 30

West Cook Wild Ones is selling easy native garden kits. For each kit sold, $8 will be donated to Ascension School's newly formed Green Team. Win Win! 

Kits of 10 plants are available for sun or shade cost $35-40. Pickup is June 2. 

Go to for plant information and photos and how to order. 

View this flyer for full information.

May 21

Your legendary generosity really shined forth in our first ever local Children's Lenten Project.  This year we partnered with Housing Forward to create CLP'18 Welcome Home.  We hoped our CLP alms would help five families move out of the emergency shelter and into homes, through Housing Forward's Supportive Housing Program.  Or goal was to raise $10,000 to furnish five apartments.  We did not meet our goal...we surpassed it!  We raised $14,157.24 which means we will  be furnishing six apartments!  Thank you for your Lenten prayers, fasts and alms which have

May 21

There’s a lot of stress these days among politically divided family members and friends.

May 09

Gina Orlando, head of Ascension's HOME Team (Honoring Our Mother Earth), along with Carolyn Cullen and her daughter Mary, show off the new Monarch Waystation certification sign in the parish center native garden. Its milkweed plants provide food for Monarch caterpillars and its other native plants have welcomed Hummingbirds and Goldfinches.