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Altar Society Officers

New officers were elected on Tuesday June 6th.
Linda Shada President
Ali Petersen Vice President
Susan Braniff Secretary
Susie Larsen Treasurer



Fellowship Gatherings

Please join us on Sundays after the Mass for refreshments and fellowship. Looking forward to you being a part of this celebration!



CATHOLICISM DVD and discussion

Tuesday December 18th is the next Catholicism DVD and discussion night. Come at 6:30 PM and re-energize your Catholic faith with the video by Fr. Robert Barron.



Religious Ed

Classes will meet on Wednesday. PreK - 6th Grade students will meet at 5:15 PM; Jr/Sr High will meet at 7:00 PM.



HOLY FAMILY news item Meals on Wheels

DECATUR MEALS ON WHEELS ♦Holy Family Parish needs volunteers to deliver lunches for the Decatur Sr. Center. HF is responsible for the 3rd week of each month. “Open days” are Tuesday and Wednesday. Thank you to Lynn K for taking the Monday deliveries.

Deliveries are made at 11:00 AM to 7-8 people (approx. 5 stops) Please contact Jackie at the Center 402-349-5525 if you can help to ‘feed the hungry’. Thank you!



Project Linus/Love Baskets

Altar Society is sponsoring the "Love Basket" as a fund raising event to purchase fleece fabric for the Linus Project donations. The raffle tickets are available on the table in the entry of the church. A total of $157 towards our goal of $250 was donated so far towards the blanket project. Congratulations to Cindy Chatt - winner of the November Love Basket drawing. There will not be a Love basket in December.




Thank you to all who donated to the cookie sales, baked or boxed cookies, purchased boxes and/or helped in any way with our biggest fundraiser. What a beautiful and tasty assortment we had to offer because of YOU! Thank you.

Congratulations and Thank You to Donna Spenner for your salesmanship! 39 boxes is a wonderful help for this event!



November Food Bags

THANK YOU to all who have generously donated food, supplies and/or monetarily to the local food pantry. God cannot be outdone in generosity! Whatsoever you do...☺



NCYC events - Soup & Carols

Soup & Carols ~ All are invited to share in the festivities on Sunday Dec. 16th for a soup supper and Christmas Carols at the Chatterbox. Soup will be served from 5:00 -8:00 PM; join in singing Christmas carols from 6:00 – 7:00 PM. A free-will donation is asked for the meal; raffles are also planned for this event. Thank you for your support of NCYC fundraising.




We had a wonderful time - wish you could have been here! Altar Society met for Mass on Tuesday December 4th at 6:00 PM. Fr. Kevin and Fr. Paul concelebrated the Mass. Fr. Paul Ortmeier and the Ladies of St. Joseph Lyons and Holy Cross Bancroft joined us for dinner and entertainment. A wonderful meal was served in Fischer Hall - THANK YOU to those who helped decorate and set up for the meal. Thank you to the men who served the meal and beverages and did a fantastic job of cleaning up so that the ladies could enjoy a "Tour of Trees" at the Burt County Museum under the direction of Bonnie Newell and Jane Elske. Thank you, Bonnie & Jane ☺ Beautiful displays! Some ladies stayed for a gift exchange at the Museum schoolhouse. The only thing that could have made it better would to have had more ladies attend.



Giving Trees

Giving Trees – the Giving Trees are out on the table in the entry of the church. Your participation in the Giving Tree is very helpful. Take an ornament, sign your name and buy the gift requested and bring it back wrapped with the tag attached by the weekend of Dec 15th & 16th.
Tekamah Bucks can be purchased at Burt County Plaindealer. THANK YOU for generosity.



Knights of Columbus Meeting December 11th

There is a Knights of Columbus Meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 11th at 7:00 PM.