Announcements for July 26, 2015

NURSERY SITTER: Unfortunately, today is the last day our sitter Carol will be with us. She is moving to the mountain soon. Carol we will miss you! Do you know someone who would be great for our nursery kids? We pay a good wage for relatively easy and delightful (but responsible) work — mainly supervising and interacting with our young children. Kindness, humor and patience are required; childcare experience is preferred but not necessary. If you know someone, please have them contact Meg Beck at 303-489-2067 for more information.

THE SAINT MARTHA ALTAR GUILD’S Patronal Feast is Wednesday, July 29th, with Mass at 9:30 am followed by a delicious brunch at Katherine’s Bakery, 728 S. University Blvd, at 11:00 am. Please use the sign-up form in the sacristy. Or, please call or text Viviana Gernert, 303-903-9191, by noon on Tuesday, July 28th. We would love to have as many come as possible, emeritus members remember that means you too! We will carpool from the Church to Katherine’s for brunch. We hope all can attend!

BROADWAY ASSISTANCE CENTER – The Society of Mary sponsors an evening of helping at the Broadway Assistance Center when there is a fifth Wednesday in the month. Our next opportunity to volunteer is Wednesday, July 29, from 4:45 pm to 7:15 pm. We need at least 15 volunteers. All are welcome to help! If you can’t be there for the entire time, please do what you are able. There is a signup sheet in the Narthex.

THIS THURSDAY, JULY 30TH, in place of the regular daily Mass, there will be a Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of parishioner Patricia Peake at 10:00 am.

SUMMER MUSIC DAY CAMPS hosted by Nancy King are scheduled for children 4-6 years old on August 8th, “Fun with Rhythm” (10 am – 2:30 pm) and for those 7 years and up on August 22nd , “Canons, Chorals and Chants”(9:45 am – 4:30 pm). All children are welcome! Cost is $5.00 per student to cover supplies and snacks. Information and Registration forms are available in the Narthex.

THE CHURCH SCHOOL PROGRAM still needs two volunteers! We need a 2nd – 3rd grade teacher and a 4th-6th grade teacher. Class sizes will average 2-4 children. If you think God might be calling you to serve the children of St. Michael and All Angels’, please talk to Audrey Mailes at 417-592-6070 or Margaret Norwood at 917-805-9249 for more information.

ASSUMPTION DAY MASS AND BRUNCH – Saturday, August 15, is the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. A sung Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am. Following the Mass, the Society of Mary is sponsoring a brunch. All are invited to join us in the Parish Hall for delicious food, fun and friendship. Please sign-up on the sheet in the Narthex in order for us to know the number for whom to prepare. We will look forward to celebrating with you!

KING SOOPERS, SAFEWAY AND NATURAL GROCER GIFT CARDS/VOUCHERS are available in the curate’s office following each Sunday Mass. Please make your check payable to Saint Michael & All Angels’ Church, and note on the memo line “Food Vouchers”. When you purchase your gift cards/vouchers please consider buying one to help support Urban Peak – their needs are great!