St. Joseph Catholic Church
1050 Keller Avenue N • Amery, WI 54001
(715) 268-7717 • email@example.com
Office Hours: M-F 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sat., June 3rd - 4:00 pm
Reader: Marv Nevala
Ushers: Marian Fox, Rosemary Kephart, Ed & Lisa Cerney
Servers: Jaclyn Andersen,
Music: Gary & Arlene Dado
Sun., June 4th - 10:30 am
Reader: Ralph Weber
Ushers: Michael & Nancy Kalista, Mike & Rosemary Gray
Servers: Sammy Otto, Andy Otto
Music: St. Joseph Choir
Mass Intentions For The Week
Saturday, May 27
4:00 pm Mugerauer/Demler Families by Ruth Mugerauer SJ
6:00 pm Mike Otto by Ted & Irene Braun OLL
Sunday, May 28
8:30 am Dick Heutmaker by Marion Eldredge OLL
10:30 am Hayek Family by John Hayek SJ
Monday, May 29
9:00 am NO Communion Service SJ
Tuesday, May 30
9:00 am Communion Service SJ
9:00 am Communion Service OLL
Wednesday, May 31
9:00 am Richard/Agnes Vechinski by M/P Cwayna SJ
Thursday, June 1
9:00 am Allen Joseph Wenning by John Harren OLL
10:30 am Communion Service WR
Friday, June 2
9:00 am Communion Service SJ
Saturday, June 3
4:00 pm Betty Murray by Laurie Anderson SJ
6:00 pm Leon Kromrey by Julian Bibeau OLL
Sunday, June 4
8:30 am Jerry Thompson Sr by His Family OLL
10:30 am For the Parish Cluster SJ
Catholic Services Appeal
The 2016/2017 Catholic Services Appeal is an opportunity for us, as a faith family, to join together to do the work of the Lord. This year our assessment @ SJ is $30,945. So far we have raised $21,990 leaving a balance of $8,995. OLL has an assessment of $27,416. So far we have raised $22,300 leaving a balance of $5,116. Please prayerfully consider donating to this appeal.
If you are looking for past bulletins, lay ministry schedules, Faith Formation schedules, etc., you can always find them in our communication center located by the bathrooms in the gathering area.
“Like” our Facebook Page
Don’t forget to “like” St. Joseph’s Facebook Page. Our Facebook page updates events and other activities going on in the parish. It is also useful to parents and youth of the Faith Formation page as we put schedule changes on Facebook.
Hall & Table Rental
If you need to borrow tables from the church for garage sales or other events, please call in advance to reserve them. They are available for a free-will offering. The social hall is also available to rent for graduation & other parties. Ask for JoAnne 715-268-7717.
Do you need a Bible? Or maybe a small gift? We have a small store inside the parish office that might have what you need. The office is open Monday-Friday from 9am-5 pm.
Donations of non-perishable foods and hygiene items are needed. Always needed are canned meats, tuna, canned fruit and vegetables, juices, canned or dry pasta, sauces, boxed dinners, cereal, peanut butter and jelly. We can also use paper towels, toilet paper, laundry detergent and dish soap. Right now paper towels and toilet paper are in short supply. Monetary donations can also be made at the address below:
Amery Food Pantry: Loaves & Fishes:
P.O. Box 64 P.O. Box 554
Amery, WI 54001 Luck, WI 54853
Pray the Rosary In May at St. Joseph
During May the church invites us to join with the Blessed Mother in remembering events in Christ’s life as we pray the rosary. Come join us before Masses at St. Joseph Church in May. Saturday at 3:30 p.m. and Sunday at 10:00 a.m. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus.
Diocesan Wedding Jubilee
The diocesan Wedding Jubilee Celebration will be held Saturday, July 8th, 2017 at Cathedral of Christ the King, Superior. The Wedding Jubilee celebrates the anniversaries of those couples married 60, 50, 40, 25, 10, or 5 years during the calendar year of 2017. Mass will be at 11:00 am with a catered luncheon following Mass. Please contact Melissa at St. Joseph, 715-268-7717 or Sally at Our Lady of the Lakes, 715-405-2253 no later than Friday, June 2nd to register.
St. Joseph will host Vacation Bible Study this year on July 31st through August 3rd from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. Dinner provided. Save the date in your calendar. Maker Fun Factory: Created by God, Built for a Purpose is the Theme. More information to come. We are looking for people to donate & prepare supper on the Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday night. Please let the SJ office know if you would like to help.
Baby Bottle Fundraiser
The annual baby bottle fundraiser has started. Empty bottles are in the gathering area. Please fill them with loose change and return them on or before Father’s Day weekend. Proceeds benefit the Options for Women/Tri-County in Osceola, a pro-life, non-profit organization that helps women in crisis.
The St Joseph sign at the entrance of the church needs some landscaping work done. We are looking for volunteers to come help with the landscaping the week of June 5th. Please let the office know if you can help any time that week.
Online credit card donations are accepted at St. Joseph Church. If you would like to make a donation by credit card, go to our website www.stjosephamery.org. Once you are on the homepage click the tab that says donations on the top right screen. If you have any questions contact St. Joseph office.
Let’s Play Ball!
Our parish has the opportunity to participate in the summer church co-ed softball league again this year. Games are held Sunday evenings beginning June 11th at 6:45 pm at Jorgenson Field in Amery. Anyone over 12 years old can play. This is a wonderful opportunity for exercise, fun and fellowship. If you have questions please call Rick Dado 715-491-1390 or Eric Wojchik 715-222-4154.
Support Priestly Ordinations by Your Presence at the Cathedral on June 4th
The entire diocese is invited to the Cathedral of Christ the King in Superior on Sunday, June 4th at 4:00 in the afternoon to celebrate the Ordination of Samuel Schneider to the Priesthood. This Mass fulfills the obligation for Pentecost Sunday. All diocesan clergy are invited to attend, vested as concelebrating Priests or as non-assisting Deacons. Bishop James Powers is our Priest-Celebrant and homilist. Show your support for Sam, along with our Diocesan Chorale, a combined Knights of Columbus Honor Guard, and many others. Light refreshments will be served in Kress Hall following the liturgy. When our diocesan family gathers, we witness to the world in a powerful way—come and be a part of this happy occasion!
We welcome infants into our parish community through the sacrament of Baptism, an expression of the parents’ commitment to the Faith and a sign of God’s love and care for the child. Welcomed by Name is a program of welcome, connection and conversion and consists of one class for about an hour. It is preferable to attend prior to the birth of your child. If you are expecting a baby please register as we will not have another class for a while. Class for our Cluster will be Thursday, June 8th at St. Joseph. Registration is required. Contact Melissa at SJ 715-268-7717 or Sally at OLL 715-405-2253 to register.
If you would like to have your weekly donation done by automatic withdrawal, click the link to fill out the form and return it to the office. Click here
Parish Office Hours
Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
1050 N. Keller Avenue, Amery, WI 54001
Phone: (715) 268-7717, Fax: (715) 268-9986