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Jul 18

Thanks to all the POLO Dads and Men of Ascension that volunteered to cook at Ronald McDonald House this past Saturday - they served almost 60 guests! What a great event and hopefully a tradition we can continue every summer.


Jul 18

Our abundant Community and Native Gardens were showcased on Sugar Beet’s Edible Garden Tour this past Saturday.   Thank you and congratulations to our committed volunteers!

We invite you to visit our gardens in the backyard of the Parish Center anytime and even volunteer on Tuesdays at 6:30 to pick produce (contact John Owens at or just pop by). Or you can help to make our native gardens grow (contact Carolyn Cullen More information about our gardens is on our web page.


Jul 16

Congratulations to Jackie O'Brien, Ascension parishioner and recent graduate of Ascension's Religious Education program, and teammate Paige Braun, for their outstanding performance at the 2018 Special Olympics in Seattle! Jackie and Paige took home bronze medals for their impressive performance in Unified Bocce. Check out the following video of Jackie and Paige after they clenched the gold medal at State earlier this year.

The Ascension community is so proud of you! 

Jul 10

Sprinkled along the front row are from the left are Celine Woznica, Kelly Hendrickson, John Owens and Mike Wilkey. Parishioner and founding Advocate, Ken Trainor holds the left side of the banner.

Jul 10

Thank you to all who joined us this past Sunday for donuts and refreshments. Gathering together in community is so greatly appreciated. Special thank you to our Stewardship team for volunteering!