CAPITAL CAMPAIGN UPDATE - The Sustaining Hope for the Future
campaign is well underway. Please prayerfully consider a three-year
pledge to the campaign. Our parish goal is $808,167 over three years.
Please review the campaign material, pray about your response and
continue to spread the positive message about this important effort.
Babysitting available for the 9:30am Mass - Child care is available
each week for children ages 6 months to 5 years. Adults and teens will
be available to read and play with your child(ren) while you enjoy mass.
Babysitting will take place in the Kindergarten room on the lower level of
the Franciscan Wing. We would love help! This is also a great
opportunity to earn service hours. If you have any questions or would like
to help, please email Lynn Klous at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanksgiving Food Drive - St. Ann’s Parish Outreach will be accepting
your donations of canned goods and non-perishable food after all masses
this weekend Saturday, November 22; Sunday, November 23; and after
Thanksgiving Day mass, November 27. The winter months are especially
demanding. Please remember those less fortunate as you give thanks for
blessings received this year.
Christmas Giving Tree – will be set up this weekend in the church. Tags
on the tree represent gift requests for families visited by our St. Vincent
de Paul Society throughout 2014. If you take a tag, please return the
wrapped gift no later than Sunday December 8th. Please attach the tag
to the outside of the gift.
Save the Dates................. Advent begins - November 29/30.
The annual St. Ann's Christmas Choir concert will be held Sunday
December 14th at 2pm in the church.
The parish Communal Penance Service with individual
confessions is Monday, December 15th at 6pm.
Decorating the church for Christmas will take place after the
11:30am mass on December 21st. As always, volunteers are
needed. If you can help, call the rectory at 654-5519.
|The Parish, founded in 1869, is located in the “Forty-Acres” sections of Wilmington on the
square block at Gilpin Avenue and Union Street.