-Food is provided, often by KC’s, the hospital, and local businesses
-Duties include setting-up the room, heating the food, serving guests and cleaning-up.
-Volunteers are needed from 3-6:00pm with most help needed between 4:45-6:30.
-It is best to have 6 to 7 volunteers each night. Dates of future meals: Fri., Oct. 21st, Wed., Oct. 26th (contact Richard - 715-387-2763) Fri. Nov.18th and Wed., Nov.23rd. Please consider participating in this important, rewarding service. If you are able to help at any of these meals, please call Donna at 715-384-3080.
PCCW NEWS: The PCCW is in need of raffle items for their Christmas Sweepstakes. A few suggestions are: handmade afghans/ blankets, gift certificates (ex: restaurant/gas/grocery), themed baskets, hotel stay, and religious items. Your donations are greatly appreciated! Questions? Contact Susan Youngwith at 715-384-4343.
Night of Adoration for the Election: Please join us at St. John’s as we pray for the future of our country. We’ll be adoring Jesus in the Most Blessed Sacrament beginning at 6:00pm on Sunday, November 6th and will conclude with Benediction at 6:50am (just before the 7:00 am Mass). You’re welcome to come at any time. In a time of widespread confusion and unrest, we come together and beg Our Lord to send us the Holy Spirit, that we might know God’s will and have the courage to follow it. Sign up sheets for each hour will be available at St. John’s beginning on October 29th.
Thanksgiving Food Drive: Beginning on Sat., Oct. 29th and ending on Sunday, Nov.6th you can bring items for our Thanksgiving food collection. Please bring only non-perishable food items and no outdated food. There is a great need for personal care items, laundry detergent, cleaning supplies, paper products, newborn diapers and wipes. Please call the parish office if you or someone you know could use assistance at this time. All is confidential. The items collected will be distributed to those in need in our parish, St. Vincent de Paul food pantry, the Hannah Center, & the Transitional Shelter. Thank you for your generosity towards this food drive!
4th Annual Pig Roast & Gun Raffle: Enjoy an evening of food, fun, fellowship and fundraising on October 25th at the KC Hall. The social will begin at 5:00pm with the dinner at 5:30pm. Tickets for the Pig Roast and raffle tickets will be sold after Masses the next few weekends as well as in the Parish office and at Hiller’s True Value Hardware. There is limited seating so don’t delay in purchasing your ticket. Proceeds will be donated to the Diocese of La Crosse Seminarians and future Sisters. Thank you for your support.
Save the Date: Christ the King will hold a Divine Mercy Parish Mission November 8th through the 10th. Fr. Chris Alar, MIC (Marians of the Immaculate Conception) will be the featured speaker. For more information contact Deb Mlsna at 715-659-4480 or go towww.thedivinemercy.org/events
In need of inspiration or experiencing Jesus' presence or healing? He will provide for your needs in ways we cannot always anticipate. Come be with Jesus in adoration at Pope Saint John Paul II Adoration Chapel, 510 S. Columbus Ave. Fridays at 9pm-10pm or Saturdays at 1am-2am are openings needed to be filled. Please call Jean, 715-387-0571 or Dale, 715-383-2262 to schedule your hour.