Announcements for July 30, 2107

LOAVES AND FISHES SUNDAY is today. Please use the designated envelopes available in the Narthex, or write “Loaves and Fishes” in the memo line of your check. Your kind donation will go to help those less fortunate.

MUSIC CAMP is coming in August: music camp day for 4 to 7 year- olds will be Saturday, August 5th, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (Please register by August 1st.) Music camp day for ages 8 and up will be Saturday, August 26th, from10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. This is a change of date from the announcement in the Archangel. (Please register by August 10th.) Cost is $10.00 /child or $15.00/family for either session. Each child needs to bring a sack lunch; and the 4 to 7-year- olds also need to bring a blanket. Snacks will be provided. Register by calling Nancy King at 303-758-3955 or the church office at 303-777-5181 for a registration form. You may also e-mail Nancy King @nking406871@msn.com.

THE ASSUMPTION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY, TUESDAY, AUGUST 15TH, a Red Letter Holy Day, will be celebrated with two masses: Low Mass at 9:30 a.m. and High Mass at 6:30 p. m. The members of Queen of the Angels Ward of The Society of Mary will be preparing a supper following the late Mass
for all who wish to attend. Make your reservation by August 6th in the office or on Sundays at Coffee Klatch in the Parish Hall. The Ward asks for $5.00 for supper. An additional donation will go toward helping support The Ronald McDonald House. Questions? Contact Robin Dow at 303-755-8340 or relainedow@gmail.com or the Parish office at 303-777-5181.

ST. CLARE’S GUILD Members, past and present, along with their families, are invited to attend a luncheon on Saturday, August, 12th at noon in the parish hall. We will be celebrating the 35th year of St. Clare’s Guild. Please sign up, so we will know how many to expect. Questions? Please contact Claudia Walker.

THE WEEKLY BULLETIN deadline for announcements is Monday.

Announcements for July 23, 2017

OUR THANKS GO TO BOB MOORE, guest organist, for providing music for today’s 10:00 a.m. Mass.

TODAY’S SERVICE MUSIC will be the Willan setting, instead of Jones. Please refer to your bulletin for the page numbers.

OUR CONDOLENCES go to Arthur and Pamela Varga on the death of Pam’s father, Francis Zajack.

MINI-CHURCH CAMP: Camp is scheduled for July 27-30. If you are a high school student, or know of one who may be interested, please contact Deacon Stoddard ASAP to register, at 303-761-7179 or garydstoddard@gmail.com. There will be a blessing in the parking lot after 9:30 a.m. Mass on Thursday to send off the campers.

THE FLOWERS ON THE MARY SHRINE on July 16th were given in loving memory of Dorothy Belle McGraw by Kathleen McGraw.

FATHER FRASER is on holidays until Friday evening, July 28th. In the event of a pastoral emergency, please contact Canon Morgan at the phone number listed in this bulletin. Additionally, Deacon Stoddard will continue to be available during Fr. Fraser’s absence.

ST. MARTHA’S PATRONAL will be Saturday. Active members, emeritus members and auxiliary members are invited to join Father for lunch at Brio’s at 12:30 p.m. Consider car pooling with other members. Church is a good meeting place for those who do not wish to drive in Cherry Creek, although parking is complimentary.

LOAVES AND FISHES SUNDAY is next Sunday. Please use the designated envelopes available in the Narthex, or write “Loaves and Fishes” in the memo line of your check. Your kind donation will go to help those less fortunate.

MUSIC CAMP is coming in August: music camp day for 4 to 7 year- olds will be Saturday, August 5th, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (Please register by August 1st.) Music camp day for ages 8 and up will be Saturday, August 26th, from10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. This is a change of date from the announcement in the Archangel. (Please register by August 10th.) Cost is $10.00 /child or $15.00/family for either session. Each child needs to bring a sack lunch; and the 4 to 7-year- olds also need to bring a blanket. Snacks will be provided. Register by calling Nancy King at 303-758-3955 or the church office at 303-777-5181 for a registration form.

ST. FRANCIS CENTER needs your donations of men’s footwear and toiletries. We will be collecting items in the Parish Hall, as before, and doing a donation run in mid-August. Further details will be forthcoming soon. For more information, contact Ann Campbell at 303-880-1012 or ameelia2002@yahoo.com.

RUMMAGE SALE REMINDER: We cannot accept televisions or old electronics. Please ask Dave Gross (303-319-6928) before leaving any electronics.

Announcements for July 16, 2017

FOOD COLLECTION SUNDAY is today. The food item is cold cereal, at $3.00 a box. Your generous contributions go to help feed the needy.

THE FEAST DAY OF SAINT MARY MAGDALENE will be Saturday. Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 a.m.

FATHER FRASER is on holidays until Friday evening, July 28th. In the event of a pastoral emergency, please contact Canon Morgan at the phone number listed in this bulletin. Additionally, Deacon Stoddard will continue to be available during Fr. Fraser’s absence.

ST. CLARE’S GUILD will meet on Saturday, after 9:00 a.m. Mass.

MINI-CHURCH CAMP: Camp is July 27-30. This will be the fourth Mini-Camp serving St. Michael and All Angels’ and Church of the Epiphany. If you are a high school student, or know of one who may be interested, please contact Deacon Stoddard for registration information, at garydstoddard@gmail.com
or 303-761-7179. Time is short!

ST. MARTHA’S PATRONAL will be Saturday, July 29th. Active members, emeritus members and auxiliary members are invited to join Father for lunch at Brio’s at 12:30 p.m. Please sign up in the sacristy by Saturday, July 22nd. Consider carpooling with other members. Church is a good meeting place for those who do not wish to drive in Cherry Creek, although parking is complimentary.

LOAVES AND FISHES SUNDAY is July 30th. Please use the designated envelopes available in the Narthex, or write “Loaves and Fishes” in the memo line of your check. Your kind donation will go to help those less fortunate.

THE WEEKLY BULLETIN deadline for announcements is Monday.

MUSIC CAMP is coming in August: music camp day for 4 to 7 year- olds will be Saturday, August 5th, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (Please register by August 1st.) Music camp day for ages 8 and up will be Saturday, August 26th, from10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. This is a change of date from the announcement in the Archangel. (Please register by August 10th.) Cost is $10.00 /child or $15.00/family for either session. Each child needs to bring a sack lunch; and the 4 to 7-year- olds also need to bring a blanket. Snacks will be provided. Register by calling Nancy King at 303-758-3955 or the church office at 303-777-5181.

RUMMAGE SALE REMINDER: We cannot accept televisions or old electronics. Please ask Jean Gross (303-906-5446) before leaving any electronics.

Announcements for July 9, 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS

FOOD COLLECTION SUNDAY is next Sunday, July 16th. The food item is cold cereal, at $3.00/box. Your generous contributions go to help feed the needy.

FATHER FRASER is on holidays beginning tomorrow. He will be out of the country until Friday evening, July 28th. In the event of a pastoral emergency, please contact Canon Morgan at the phone number listed in this bulletin. Additionally, Deacon Stoddard will continue to be available during Fr. Fraser’s absence.

THE ST. MICHAEL’S MEN’S GROUP will meet this Tuesday, 7/11, at Pete’s University Park Cafe (2345 E Evans Ave, Denver, CO 80210) at 6:30 a.m. Please contact Colton Mailes with any questions at 417.455.3112 or colton.mailes@gmail.com.

THE MEN’S GROUP will soon be making an effort to visit our homebound or ill parish family for fellowship. Please contact Colton Mailes (colton.mailes@gmail.com or 417.455.3112), if you’re interested in helping. Attendance at the monthly Men’s Group breakfasts is not required.

MINI-CHURCH CAMP: Camp is penciled in for July 27-30. This will be the fourth Mini-Camp serving St. Michael and All Angels’ and Church of the Epiphany. If you are a high school student, or know of one who may be interested, please contact Deacon Stoddard for registration information, at garydstoddard@gmail.com
or 303-761-7179.

ST. MARTHA’S PATRONAL will be Saturday, July 29th. Active members, emeritus members and auxiliary members are invited to join Father for lunch at Brio’s at 12:30 p.m. Please sign up in the sacristy. Consider car pooling with other members. Church is a good meeting place for those who do not wish to drive to Cherry Creek, although parking is complimentary.

LOAVES AND FISHES SUNDAY is July 30th. Please use the designated envelopes available in the Narthex, or write “Loaves and Fishes” in the memo line of your check. Your kind donation will go to help those less fortunate who are struggling to provide food for themselves and their families.

THE CHURCH OFFICE will close at 11:00 a.m. tomorrow. Regular church office hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to noon.

JUST A REMINDER: Intercessions need to be renewed each month; if you wish intercessions to be listed in the bulletin, please submit a new intercession card, or contact the church office. Exceptions are: Aged and Infirm and the Armed Services.

THE WEEKLY BULLETIN deadline for announcements is Monday.

Announcements for June 18, 2017

RED LETTER HOLY DAYS this week are the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus on Friday and the Nativity of St. John the Baptist on Saturday. Morning Mass will be observed both days: on Friday at 9:30 a.m. and on Saturday at 9:00 a.m.

FOOD COLLECTION SUNDAY is today. The food item is peanut butter, @$3.50/jar. Thank you for your generosity for those in need.

THE NEW WHITE HIGH MASS VESTMENTS which made their debut last Sunday are a gift given in loving memory of Judith Lee Hannah (1940-2015), who bequeathed her estate to St Michael and All Angels’ Church. Although prevented from attending Mass for the last fifteen years of her life, she continued to receive the Sacraments through the ministries of Father Walker, Father Shoberg and myself. The chasuble, dalmatic, tunicle, stoles, burse and veil were made by Watts & Co., Westminster, UK. The cope and maniples were supplied by the vendor, Luzar Vestments of Oxford. The set is constructed of white Bellini silk with green Bellini orphreys (banding). These vestments which will adorn our parish for decades, are a small token of our appreciation of the generosity of Judy’s bequest. As a benefactress of the Parish, please remember her soul in your prayers.

ST. CLARE’S GUILD meets this Saturday, following 9:00 Mass.

PENTECOST GIVEAWAY PRIZES: winners who have not yet picked up your prizes from the Pentecost Giveaway may do so at the church office. Office hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, 8:00 a.m. – noon.

THE WEEKLY BULLETIN deadline for announcements is Monday.

THE ARCHANGEL DEADLINE is Wednesday, June 21st. for the combined July/August issue; please submit your information now!

JUST A REMINDER: Intercessions need to be renewed each month; if you wish intercessions to be listed in the bulletin, please submit a new intercession card, or contact the church office. Exceptions are: Aged and Infirm and the Armed Services.

MINI-CHURCH CAMP: Camp is penciled in for July 27-30. This will be the fourth Mini-Camp serving St. Michael and All Angels’ and Church of the Epiphany. If you are a High School Student, or know of one who may be interested, please contact Deacon Stoddard for registration information.

Announcements for June 11, 2017

THE GRADUATION BOUQUET IN THE SANCTUARY IS GIVEN TO THE GLORY OF GOD ON THE OCCASION OF AND IN THANKSGIVING FOR THE GRADUATION OF: Corinne Elaine Brown, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO, Master’s Degree in Teaching Diverse Learners, granddaughter of Georgiana Crouter; Kylie Michele Brown, Arizona State University, Dual Bachelor’s Degrees in Sustainability and in Design Management, granddaughter of Georgiana Crouter; Olivia Aileen Townsend, Cherry Creek High School, Denver, CO, (will attend the College of St. Benedict, St. Cloud, MN), granddaughter of Georgiana Crouter; Grant Louis Townsend, Arapahoe High School, Littleton, CO (will attend University of Colorado at Denver); grandson of Georgiana Crouter; Alexander Olson, Metropolitan State University of Denver, CO, Bachelor of Science, with Honors, in Civil Engineering, grandson of Fred and Virginia Mattson; Jennifer Ann Davis, Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; daughter of Greg and Polly Davis, granddaughter of Bill and Nancy Davis; Sergio Chavez, Clovis High School, Fresno, CA, grandson of Sue Howe; Kae Lynn Morgan, Estes Park High School, Estes Park, CO, granddaughter of Canon Edward J. & Sara Morgan; Katelynn Mae Hughes, Pine Creek High School, Colorado Springs, CO, Boettcher Scholar, summa cum laude, granddaughter of Barbara Reed; Ian Lawrence, SkyView Academy, Highlands Ranch, CO, grandson of Linda Lawrence; Andy Farquhar, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, grandson of Toni Farquhar; Alexandra Oakley, Western Connecticut State University, Bachelor of Arts in Music Education, granddaughter of Barbara Reed; Ashley Oakley, New York Fashion Institute of Technology, A.D. in Film and Media, granddaughter of Barbara Reed, Melanie Lonergan, Metropolitan State University of Denver, CO, Bachelor of Science, granddaughter of Horace+ Lycett; James Avery, Metropolitan State University of Denver, CO, Bachelor of Science in Business Management, son of Robert and Dorcas Avery; Cassie Dow, Miami High School, Miami, OK, National Merit Scholar, granddaughter of Neal+ and Marjorie Dow, niece of Robin Dow.

CORPUS CHRISTI is Thursday. Please join us for our annual Jumbo Hot Dog Supper after the 6:30 p.m. Mass, sponsored by the St. Teresa of Avila Ward of the Confraternity of the Blessed Sacrament. Please sign up in the Narthex, so we know how many to expect. Free-will donations are gratefully accepted.

FOOD COLLECTION SUNDAY is next Sunday. The food item is peanut butter, @$3.50/jar. Thank you for your generosity for those in need.

THE ARCHANGEL DEADLINE is Wednesday, June 21st, for the combined July/August edition.

THE WEEKLY BULLETIN deadline for announcements is Monday.

ST. CLARE’S GUILD meets June 24th, following 9:00 a.m. Mass.

Announcements for June 4, 2017

PENTECOST GIVEAWAY AND BRUNCH is June 4th: Win the Grand Prize and receive an “Around the World Restaurant Tasting”. Jean Maschinot and Bonnie Brae Travel very generously donated gift cards to Maggiano’s, Del Frisco’s Steakhouse, Imperial, Chinook Tavern and Central One (total value is $500). Other great prizes will be also be awarded today at noon.

VESTRY MEETS this Thursday, June 8th, at 6:30 p.m.

GRADUATION BOUQUET: The Annual Graduation bouquet will be in the Sanctuary next Sunday, June 11th. If you have someone whose graduation you wish to commemorate, please notify the parish office by tomorrow. Please indicate the name of the graduate, the name of their school, and their degree, as well as their relationship to the person requesting. The cost will be determined by the number of those contributing.

CORPUS CHRISTI is Thursday, June 15th. Please join us for our annual Jumbo Hot Dog Supper after the 6:30 p.m. Mass, sponsored by the St. Teresa of Avila Ward of the Confraternity of the Blessed Sacrament. Please sign up in the Narthex, so we know how many to expect. Free-will donations are gratefully accepted.

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 food for the needy.

SOCIETY OF MARY will meet this Saturday, June 10th, following 9:00 a.m. Mass and Rosary.

THE SUMMER SCHEDULE at St. Michael and All Angels’ will remain the same as the winter schedule; Mass at 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. The Coffee Klatch will meet at 9:15 a.m.

THE WEEKLY BULLETIN deadline for announcements is Monday.

JUST A REMINDER: Intercessions need to be renewed each month; if you wish intercessions to be listed in the bulletin, please submit a new intercession card, or contact the church office. Exceptions are: Aged and Infirm and the Armed Services.

Announcements for May 28, 2017

THE CHURCH OFFICE will be closed today in observance of Memorial Day. Mass will be celebrated; however, there will be no Morning Prayer.

PENTECOST GIVEAWAY AND BRUNCH will be next Sunday, after the 10:00 a.m. Mass. Win the Grand Prize and receive an “Around the World Restaurant Tasting”. Jean Maschinot and Bonnie Brae Travel very generously donated gift cards to Maggiano’s, Del Frisco’s Steakhouse, Imperial, Chinook Tavern and Central One (total value is $500). Special pricing is 50 tickets for $45 until May 28, or $1 per ticket after that. You can win other great prizes too! Brunch tickets are $12/adult and $6 for children age 6 to 12 years.

GRADUATION BOUQUET: The Annual Graduation bouquet will be in the Sanctuary on Trinity Sunday, June 11th. If you have someone whose graduation you wish to commemorate, please notify the parish office by Monday, June 5th. Please indicate the name of the graduate, the name of their school, and their degree, as well as their relationship to the person requesting. The cost will be determined by the number of those contributing.

OF YOUR CHARITY, pray for the soul of Father William Campbell, whose Requiem will be on Saturday, at 10:00 a.m., with reception following. May he rest in peace. Amen.

CORPUS CHRISTI is Thursday, June 15th. Please join us for our annual Jumbo Hot Dog Supper after the 6:30 p.m. Mass, sponsored by the St. Teresa of Avila Ward of the Confraternity of the Blessed Sacrament. Please sign up in the Narthex, so we know how many to expect. Free-will donations are gratefully accepted.

LISTENING POST: Since January, Listening Post volunteers have logged over 100 hours of service at Denver University! We will take a break over the Summer and resume the ministry of “listening” again in the Fall, on September 13th. A LP celebration / orientation is planned for Thursday, August 10th, St. Lawrence Day. Thank you to LP volunteers from SMAAC, Mike Greening, Mark Howard, Art Varga, Paul Houston, Rachelle Stoddard, Bob Avery and Lee Pollart! For those interested in connecting with college students and being the “ears” of Christ in a campus setting, please consider coming to the meeting in August.

MINI-CHURCH CAMP: Camp is penciled in for July 27-30. This will be the fourth Mini-Camp serving St. Michael and All Angels’ and Church of the Epiphany. If you are a High School Student, or know of one who may be interested, please contact Deacon Stoddard for registration information.

URBAN PEAK – Since beginning this ministry of serving hot meals to homeless youth in November 2016, St. Michaels volunteers have prepared seventeen meals for an estimated 595 sheltered youth (ages 15-21). Many thanks to volunteers, Sue Howe, Gloria Rhenish, Karen Ozias, Jack & Carolyn Kimpton, Bob & Dorcas Avery, Paul Lindholm, Barbara Reed, Tom Beckwith, Russell Kliegel and Rachelle Stoddard. Please contact Deacon Stoddard if you would like to be a part of this rewarding ministry.

THE WEEKLY BULLETIN deadline for announcements is Monday.

INTINCTION is administered on the pulpit side of the Altar Rail, where the chalice is always administered by the ordained clergy. Please be sure to receive on this side if you receive by intinction.

Announcements for May 21, 2017

WE WELCOME MR. AARON TAN as our substitute organist this morning. We thank him for playing today.

CORPUS CHRISTI is Thursday, June 15th. Please join us for our annual Jumbo Hot Dog Supper after the 6:30 p.m. Mass, sponsored by the St. Teresa of Avila Ward of the Confraternity of the Blessed Sacrament. Please sign up in the Narthex, so we know how many to expect. Free-will donations are gratefully accepted.

CHURCH SCHOOL’S end-of-the-year celebration will be today, following the 10:00 a.m. Mass. We will be serving sandwiches and salads. The entire parish is invited, and we hope that you will join us!! The teachers will talk about their classes and Miss Nancy will lead the children in a few songs.

THE CHURCH OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED MONDAY, MAY 29th, for the Memorial Day Holiday.

THANK YOU, EVERYONE who helped with the Spring Clean-up Day yesterday.

TODAY IS FOOD COLLECTION SUNDAY. The food item is Pasta, at $2.00 per package.

THE JUNE ARCHANGEL DEADLINE is this Wednesday, May 24th.

LAST CHANCE TO BUY YOUR TICKETS (today) for the delicious Italian Dinner catered by Celestial Catering, after the 6:30 p.m. High Mass on Ascension Day, Thursday. The cost is: adults, $15, children 5-12, $5.

PENTECOST GIVEAWAY AND BRUNCH on JUNE 4: Win the Grand Prize and receive an “Around the World Restaurant Tasting”. Jean Maschinot and Bonnie Brae Travel very generously donated gift cards to Maggiano’s, Del Frisco’s Steakhouse, Imperial, Chinook Tavern and Central One (total value is $500). Special pricing is 50 tickets for $45 until May 28, or $1 per ticket. You can win other great prizes too! Brunch tickets are $12/adult and $6 for children age 6 to 12 years.

GRADUATION BOUQUET: The Annual Graduation bouquet will be in the Sanctuary on Trinity Sunday, June 11th. If you have someone whose graduation you wish to commemorate, please notify the parish office by Monday, June 5th. Please indicate the name of the graduate, the name of their school, and their degree, as well as their relationship to the person requesting. The cost will be determined by the number of those contributing.

FOOD VOUCHERS ARE AVAILABLE : Please see the Counters after the late Mass, or Wendy Warner at any other time, to purchase the vouchers.

THE WEEKLY BULLETIN deadline for announcements is Monday.

Announcements for April 30, 2017

OF YOUR CHARITY, pray for the repose of the soul of Orville Fred Stoddard, who died on Saturday, April 22nd. His Solemn Requiem will take place in the Parish Church on Saturday, May 6th, at 10:00 a.m. Reception in the Parish Hall will follow. Interment is at Fairmount Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. May his soul, and the souls of all the Faithful Departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace.

THANK YOU TO ALL WHO HELPED to make the St. Michael’s Spring Rummage Sale a success. Your help was invaluable in the successful outcome of the Sale.

ADULT EDUCATION CLASS: today, guest speaker Kassie Kurzhals, Graduate Resident Director at University of Denver, will be speaking about student life, sharing thoughts on The Listening Post, and discussing what it is to be an “active listener”. Ms. Kurzhals did her Master’s Thesis on the subject of Active Listening. Please come and help give Kassie a warm Saint Michael and All Angels’ welcome!.

SPRING CLEANING DAY has been moved to May 20th. Sign-up sheets are in the Narthex. Many hands make for light work! Please contact Michael Greening soon if you have questions.

THE MAY FESTIVAL Outdoor Procession of the Statue of Our Lady of Fatima, with Marian Hymns will take place next Sunday after the 10:00 a.m. Mass (weather permitting.) Please join us in the Parish Hall for a special Wine and Cheese Reception. Piano music will be provided by Ted Carnes. Croquet might be played on the south lawn, (weather permitting.) There is no charge; please sign up in the Narthex, so we will know how many plan to attend.

LITTLE GLASS JARS are in both arches of the Narthex on the first Sunday of the month. The money donated in the jars will be used by members of the Society of Mary to purchase food for the needy.

FOURTH ANNUAL SHREDDING DAY: Saturday, May 13st, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., in the church parking lot. Mark your calendars now! Contact Jean Gross if you have questions; volunteer now to help!

MEN’S GROUP HANDYMAN MINISTRY: This ministry, offered by the St. Michael’s Men’s Group, is intended to help those in our church who have handyman needs around the house, but who may not be able to perform the tasks themselves. Please contact Colton Mailes at 417-455-3112 or colton.mailes@gmail.com for details or to suggest a project.

THE WEEKLY BULLETIN deadline for announcements is Monday.