Announcements for June 1, 2014

I PUBLISH THE BANNS OF MARRIAGE between Stephanie Beck and Derek Fish. If any of you know just cause why they may not be joined together in Holy Matrimony, you are bidden to declare it. This is the third time of asking. — Father Fraser.

OUR ANNUAL CHURCH SCHOOL “End of the Year” Awards Picnic is today on the south lawn (weather permitting), after the 9:30 Mass. The theme will be “Fishers of Men!” All Church School Participants and their families are invited! Good Food and Good Times will follow!

A CHURCH SCHOOL DIRECTOR (or Co-Directors) is still badly needed along with teacher volunteers. The sooner you commit the easier it is all the way around. PLEASE prayerfully consider whether God is calling YOU!

THE SUMMER ARCHANGEL is in the Narthex for you to pick up Sunday.

THE ST. TERESA OF AVILA CHAPTER of the Confraternity of the Blessed Sacrament will meet Thursday, June 5 at 6:30 for a meeting and simple supper to plan the Corpus Christi celebration. The meeting and supper will be followed by Vespers and Benediction. Sign-up sheets are in the Narthex.

PENTECOST CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH, GIVEAWAY AND SILENT AUCTION is next Sunday following the 9:30 am Mass. The Grand Giveaway Prize is a Saturday night stay for 2 at the historic Brown Palace Hotel (Denver’s only Forbes 4-Star and AAA 4-Diamond hotel), followed by a Champagne Brunch at the Brown the following Sunday (subject to availability and blackout dates before 11.30.2014), all courtesy of Bonnie Brae Travel. Giveaway tickets for the Grand Prize and other great prizes are only $1/each. Champagne Brunch tickets are $10/person (FREE for children 5 and under). Fabulous Silent Auction items, some old and some new, will be available for your bidding pleasure. Buy your Giveaway and Brunch tickets today in the Narthex. Also be sure to pick up your Preview Catalog and start planning your bidding.

THE GRADUATION BOUQUET to honor recent Graduates, will be in the Church on Trinity Sunday, June 15th. Please give your graduates’ names and pertinent information (including degree/diploma received, school, family, etc.) to the office by next Sunday, June 8th, so that they may be included in this yearly tribute. The cost is usually minimal and will be determined by the number of participants.

SAVE THE DATE – CORPUS CHRISTI is Thursday, June 19th. 6:30 pm is Solemn High Mass, Procession, and Benediction which will be followed by a delicious Hot Dog Supper sponsored by the Confraternity of the Blessed Sacrament. This will be a wonderful evening!

LITTLE GLASS JARS are in both arches of the Narthex. The money donated in the jars will be used by members of the Society of Mary to purchase clothes for the clothing bank at the Broadway Assistance Center.

TRANSPORTATION FUNDS ARE AVAILABLE for parishioners who, because of physical limitations, would not otherwise be able to attend church services. A per person cap of $300 has been set in order that the limited funds may be made available to a larger number of parishioners in need. If you or a parishioner you know could benefit from this assistance, please call the office, 303-777-5181.