Announcements for September 6, 2015

PLEASE PICK UP YOUR SEPTEMBER ARCHANGEL, if you didn’t get it last week, and save the Parish the high cost of postage.

THE PATRONAL LETTER is also ready for pick-up in the Narthex. It has much information about our upcoming celebration.

THE FEAST OF THE NATIVITY OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY is Tuesday, September 8th. The Mass will be celebrated at 9:30 am and 6:30 pm.

THE VESTRY MEETS this Thursday, September 10th at 6:30 pm.

THE SOCIETY OF MARY meets this Saturday at 10:00am following Rosary at 9:30 am.

THE FALL/WINTER SCHEDULE BEGINS next Sunday. Christian Education will begin at 9:15am and the late Mass at 10:00 am.

RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE – The Society of Mary is sponsoring the dinner for House residents on Saturday, September 12 from 3:30-7:30 pm. It is a fun and meaningful opportunity to serve and interact with the residents of the house. ALL are welcome. Please sign-up in the Narthex and a container in which to make a donation toward the purchase of the food. Please join us!

CHURCH SCHOOL AND CHAPEL begin next week, and we’re looking forward to having you join us on the south lawn that day after the 10:00 am Mass for our annual Church School Kick Off! We will have a make-your-own taco bar with all the fixings, and the children will put on a Show and Tell. Please use the sign-up sheet in the Narthex so that we know how many people to expect.

OUR 90TH PATRONAL CELEBRATION is Tuesday, September 29th. The late Mass will be celebrated at 6:30 pm followed by a catered, delicious roast beef dinner. The cost is $15/adult and $6/children 6 and under. Reservations are required – tickets are now on sale. Get yours today!

BROADWAY ASSISTANCE CENTER – The Society of Mary sponsors an evening of helping there when there is a fifth Wednesday in a month. In September, that is Wednesday, September 30, from 4:45 pm to 7:15 pm. We need at least 11 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.

LITTLE GLASS JARS are in 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.

WE ARE IN NEED OF A NURSERY SITTER: Do you know someone who would be great for our nursery kids? If you do, please have them contact Meg Beck at 303-489-2067 for more information.

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.