FOCUS missionary Joseph Gruber will be presenting the “Our Father.” Join us to delve into this prayer and more fully understand the words that Jesus gave us. Wednesday, June 6, at 6:30 p.m. in the Parish Center.

You’re invited to join us for St. John Parish Night with Lugnuts baseball on August 10. Pick up a ticket order form at the office or in the vestibule; orders are due by June 22. Contact with any questions.

New information update cards are in the pews along with postcards for Faith Magazine. The diocese is offering the opportunity to reach out to someone with a free issue. You can send it to that person you have been praying for to return to the Catholic faith. Complete the card and drop it in the collection or in a mailbox.

Join literally thousands of Catholics from every parish in the diocese for the Made for Happiness Assembly. It’s free. There will be a Eucharistic procession from the Cathedral to the Breslin Center (which holds 15,000!), followed by inspirational presenters like Fr. Mike Schmitz, Jennifer Fulwiler, and more. The day will end with Mass celebrated by the bishop and all the clergy in the diocese. More can be found at

Vacation Bible School is July 9-11th from 9 am to noon. Contact Clare ( or Todd ( with questions. It isn’t as far off as you think! **********************************************