THE CHURCH OF ST. RITA!
THE FALL FESTIVAL WAS A GREAT SUCCESS!
Thanks to everyone who helped to make our annual Fall Festival such a great success. We hope you enjoyed the opportunity to celebrate our parish family with great music, food and other activities.We welcome your feedback! If you have suggestions for next year's festival, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Blessing of the pets, Saturday Oct. 4 at 9 a.m.
*Family hayride and apple-picking, Sunday Oct. 12, 2 p.m.
FALL FAITH FORMATION - CLASSES BEGIN THIS WEEK
Fall faith formation classes begin this week. You may still register your child for class, but s/he may be placed on a waiting list. A late fee will be applied. Forms are available in the parish office and online. Download and print the forms at these links:
If you have questions, please call Kathy Kovarik (elementary) or Amy Schroeder (junior/senior high) at 651-459-4596.
The Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults is a period of instruction and spiritual formation in the Roman Catholic Church. If you are an adult interested in joining the Catholic Church, or a Catholic adult wishing to be confirmed, please contact Deacon Jack Nicklay at 651 459 0691 or email@example.com
CAPITAL CAMPAIGN AND BUDGET UPDATE
Members of the parish finance committee and capital campaign committee have committed to moving forward on our expansion project. We plan to break ground in the spring of 2015. Finance council member Jeff Brinkman recently spoke to the parish about our financial situation. You can read his remarks here.
You can read the latest on the campaign and our need for the additional space here.
- Fr. Rick Banker, Pastor
- Deacon Jack Nicklay, Pastoral Care
- Deacon Steve Koop, Pastoral Care
- Natalie Posteuca, Business Administrator
- Kathy Kovarik, Elementary Faith Formation
- Amy Schroeder, Jr./Sr. High Faith Formation
- Larry Strom, Music Director
- Kevin DeWan, Music Associate
- Margaret Utecht, Office Manager
- Melanie Foy, Faith Formation Assistant
- Bob Branchaud, Data Entry
- Ann Marie Valento, Nursery Coordinator
- Dave Bursaw, Buildings and Grounds
8:30 am Wed. and Fri.
*Communion Service at 8:00 am Thurs.
Weekend Masses celebrated at:
5:00 pm Saturday
8:30 and 10:30 am Sunday
Sacrament of Reconciliation: 4:00 pm Sat.
or by appointment - call the Parish Office
Eucharistic Adoration: Thursdays
Our weekday hours are:
Monday through Thursday 8:00 am-4:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am-Noon