WEEKLY UPDATE-FIFTH SUNDAY OF EASTER
"The LORD is gracious and merciful, slow to anger and of great kindness. The LORD is good to all and compassionate toward all his works."
This Week At St. Francis...
Seminarian Fund Appeal
All gifts directed towards the Seminarian Fund Appeal will go exclusively toward Seminarian educational and living costs, which is budgeted to be >$500,000 in 2019. Our overall goal for this year is $485.000. Our parish contribution/goal is $5076. Please consider a gift that will help to support the formation and journey for our seminarians.
The Work of Mary (Focolare)
Do you desire to live a life of faith that is centered on Jesus and the Gospel? We would like to invite you to an opportunity to learn the Focolare (Work of Mary) way of living our faith. Please join us Sunday June 23, 2019 from 1:30pm-3:30pm at St. Lawrence Rectory, 820 East Charles Street, Muncie, IN. Questions? Call Deb Conlon at 765-749-7299.
St. Francis has an opportunity to give out food to needy people on May 29, 30, and 31 from 9am-12:30pm at Christian Ministries, 401 E. Main St. We need two volunteers each day. Contact Mary Rowlett at 765-717-4702 for more info.
Save The Date June 13th!
The Saint Vincent de Paul Society of Muncie is having a fundraiser. At the Red Apple Café located at 3001 N Oakwood Ave, Muncie, IN, we will receive 30% of the proceeds from breakfast or dinner sales on Thursday June 13th. Come and bring a friend! Hours for breakfast are 8-10AM. Dinner is 5-7PM. Also, on sale will be new contemporary Christian music by Trust In Mercy, the music group started by Angela Saval and Travis Graves. CDs will be on sale for $10. All profits from the CD sales will be donated to SVDP. Listen to the music at https://trustinmercy.world Follow on social media @trustinmercy7 Donations will support the poor and homeless in the Muncie community with utilities, rent, and food.
"Let all your works give you thanks, O LORD, and let your faithful ones bless you. Let them discourse of the glory of your kingdom and speak of your might."
"Let them make known your might to the children of Adam, and the glorious splendor of your kingdom. Your kingdom is a kingdom for all ages, and your dominion endures through all generations."
on Friday, May 17 at 5:00PM