40 Days for Life – North Dakota starts Sept. 26!
Pax et Bonum
Cupcakes for Life
Breakfast Benefit for Joy Olson
After being in remission for 20 years, Holy Spirit parishioner Joy Olson was diagnosed with recurrent brain cancer in July 2018.
She has undergone brain surgery, inpatient and outpatient therapy to regain mobility caused from surgery and chemotherapy. Due to her immobility, Joy has not been able to return to work. She and her husband, Norm, ask for your prayers. The Holy Spirit Knights of Columbus Council 10982 has planned a breakfast benefit for Sunday, October 28, from 8:30am-12:30pm at Holy Spirit Church, 1420 7th St N, Fargo. The KC's will be donating their proceeds, and Modern Woodmen Chapter 3461 will match up to $2500.00. Please join us.
The Diocese of Fargo will be hosting the next cycle of the Red River Retrouvaille program, October 26-28, 2018. Retrouvaille is a peer-run program designed to help hurting couples finding new hope and healing in their marriages. Couples can find more information by visiting www.HelpOurMarriage.com or by calling (701) 356-7962.
David Rinaldi Mission on October 28-30 at Nativity
David Rinaldi of Net Ministries will be at Nativity Church, 1825 11th Street S, Fargo, for a Mission. Topics are: Living your faith; Thy Kingdom Come, Thy will be done; You are the evangelist. Please mark this mission on your calendar and save the date.
Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, West Fargo. Sunday Oct 28th. 11 AM to 4 PM. Pork Loin dinner, Bingo, Basket Auction, Country and Jewelry Store, Prayer cards, The Balloon Guy, Massages. Adults $10, Children (6-12) $5, Preschool Free, Families $30 maximum. Raffle drawing at 4 PM.
St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Dilworth. Fall Authentic Italian Spaghetti Dinner on Sunday Oct 28, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 6 PM. Cost is $12 for adults, $6 for children (5-12), preschool free. We also offer take out dinners. We will have a raffle drawing for a grand prize of $500.
St. Leo’s Catholic Church, Casselton, will be hosting their annual Roast Beef dinner with all the trimmings on Sunday, November 4, from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm. Takeout meals are available. In addition to dinner, there is a cash raffle, Country Store, Bake Sale, Silent Auction and Kids Games.
Sts. Anne & Joachim will be holding their Fall Festival November 11 from 4-7 p.m. Menu includes pork roast, mashed potatoes, glazed carrots, stuffing, dinner roll and homemade apple crisp. (Adults $10; Children (ages 5-12) $5; 4 and under FREE.) Events include a silent auction, farmers market, children’s games, bingo, cake walk and free hot apple cider. We’ll also have a photo booth downstairs in the youth center. Raffle to win $15,000 cash or other amazing cash prizes! Contact the parish at (701) 235-5757 for more information!
Residential Volunteer Program | Sacred Heart Monastery
Residential Volunteers live and work at the Monastery which is situated on the banks overlooking the Missouri River. Each volunteer works up to 30 hours each week leaving time for play, prayer and reflection. During the first week, the volunteer is given time to unpack and settle in. There is an official welcoming blessing ceremony with the Monastic Community. The orientation includes introductions to:Liturgy of the Hours, Lectio Divina (traditional Benedictine practice of scriptural reading, meditation, and prayer), Sacred Heart Monastery's sponsorship relationship with Avera and Mount Marty College, and the history of the Yankton Benedictines. After the first week, the volunteer enters into the Benedictine balance of Ora et Labora - Pray and Work. Spiritual Direction is available upon request. Discover Sacred Heart Monastery's Residential Volunteer Program.
Cost: Volunteer is responsible for financial, medical and personal needs. A small stipend is included.
REDEEMED Men’s Conference
The REDEEMED Men’s Conference which will be March 30, 2019, at the Delta Hotel in Fargo. Bill Donaghy, creator of the RISE 30- Day Men’s Challenge and curriculum director for the Theology of the Body Institute, will be one of the featured speakers. More information will be available soon. Please make sure to save this date now on your calendar.
FT Major Gifts Officer Position
St. Paul’s Newman Center, Fargo, ND - bisonCatholic http://www.bisoncatholic.org/
St. Paul’s Newman Center in Fargo, which serves as a “home-away-from-home,” for the daily spiritual needs of North Dakota State University students, is seeking a Major Gifts Officer to help expand the development program and fuel the ministry on NDSU’s campus.
The person in this role will work closely with the Director of Development for the Newman Center and will be responsible to personally represent St. Paul’s Newman Center and ignite benefactors and potential benefactors to continually support the work. As one of the top 10 Newman Centers in the United States, it is essential for the Major Gifts Officer to understand the value of campus ministry at a state university and be effective in communicating that to current and future benefactors.
The Major Gifts Officer will be responsible to assist with the successful close out of the current capital campaign with an anticipated groundbreaking in the spring of 2019. Ongoing responsibilities will include Fundraising/Development with emphasis on Major Gifts, Donor, Alumni, Student Engagement, Community Outreach, and Event Planning.
This role will be challenging and rewarding for the right person. It requires independence, vision, personal accountability, driving results, community-focus, and relationship-building skills.
Part-Time Music Coordinator
Full Time Associate Development Director
Holy Family - St. Mary’s Catholic School in Grand Forks, ND is seeking applicants for a primary classroom teacher for 2018-2019. If interested in applying, please send a letter of interest, a resume, two letters of recommendation, a copy of transcripts, and a copy of your ND teaching license to the school office. Attention: Katie Mayer, 1001 17th Ave. South, Grand Forks, ND 58201.
JPII Catholic Schools: Assistant Cook
Principal or Educational Leader
Cathedral of St. Mary's Adoration Chapel
The following time slots need adorers:
Sunday - 4am (OPEN), 5am(OPEN) and 6am(OPEN), 11am, 12pm, 2pm (OPEN), 4pm, 5pm, 7pm
Monday- 12am, 1am, 3am, 4am, 11am(OPEN), 12pm, 1pm, 2pm
Tuesday - 1am, 3am, 4am, 10am, 5pm(OPEN)
Wednesday - 12am, 3am(OPEN), 4am, 7am, 9am, 5pm, 6pm(OPEN), 7pm
Thursday - 1am, 2am(OPEN), 3am, 5am
Friday - 6am, 9am, 11am, 12pm, 3pm, 11pm
Saturday - 5am, 10am(OPEN), 11am, 3pm, 5pm(OPEN), 10pm
If you can take one of these hours, please call Cindy Petrich (232-5985) or Marilyn Loegering (347-4031). Thank you!
Hospice of the Red River Valley Volunteers
Emergency Food Pantry Seeking Volunteers
The Emergency Food Pantry has a great need for more volunteers! There are lots of different opportunities to help, regardless of age or physical limitations. Volunteers are welcome Monday – Friday from 8am – noon and 1pm - 4pm.
If you can’t volunteer your time, another way to help is through donations! Some commonly needed items are canned tuna, canned fruit, peanut butter, and milk. We are always in need of hygiene products, baby items (such as food, formula, diapers), and household items (such as detergents and cleaning products.)
With your support we provide individuals and families in need with one week’s supply of healthy food. We couldn’t do it without you!
If you would like to visit us and learn more about volunteering please call 701-237-9337.