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Jul 7

All are invited to join us Saturday, September 15 for a special event that doesn't come around very often! Join us as we celebrate Fr. Bob Hutmacher's Golden Jubilee!

Fr. Bob entered the Franciscan Order on the Feast of St. Clare August 12, 1968. Everyone is invited to celebrate Fr. Bob's Golden Jubilee at the 5 pm Mass. A reception will follow in the Pine Room.

Jul 3

If you would like to donate your garden surplus to a good cause, volunteers from the Ascension Community Gardener group will be in the Parish Center Parking Lot and Community Garden Tuesday evenings from 6:30 pm until dusk this summer accepting donations for St. Martin’s Food Pantry.   Harvest  and donations for May 29 amounted to 44.15 lbs.

For more information, please call John Owens at 708 846-1827 or Ceal Bacom at 708-386-0577.

 

 

Jul 3
SUMMER LUNCHES FOR THE NEEDY: “TO SERVE THE LEAST AMONG US”….POPE FRANCIS

We will  be hosting our Summer Lunch Program for the Needy, to help our less fortunate brothers and sisters, on Saturdays throughout the summer. Our next Summer Lunch is this Saturday, July 7. See how you can help!

We are in need of donations and volunteer help!

TO WORK A LUNCH OR DONATE FOOD OR BAG LUNCHES, follow this link

TO DONATE MONEY, SPONSOR A LUNCH, OR OFFER ANY OTHER ASSISTANCE, please contact: Bob Kutella at: (630) 863-1046 or rjk671@yahoo.com.

TO DONATE SUPPLIES FOR OUR GUESTS TO TAKE WITH THEM, place your donations in the church vestibule in the box marked summer lunches.

List of Items to donate:

Jun 22

Thank you to all the men who came out to learn more about a Knights of Columbus council at Ascension. We are excited by the positive response! More details to come.

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 http://tinyurl.com/wcwo2018 for plant information and photos and how to order. 

View this flyer for full information.